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December 2020 / Food & Drink / by Liz Skone James

The Gift Guide 2020

We’ve been spending so much time at home this year that it felt fitting to categorise our gift edit around different rooms in the house; from the playroom to the kitchen, discover stylish gifts for every space.

It has never felt more important to feather our nests in style: how’s this little lot for starters?

1. Large Calathea pinstripe and matte white planter, £90 (leafenvy.co.uk) | 2. Lips shaped puzzle, £35 (uk.jonathanadler.com)| 3. TEAC TN-280BT turntable with bluetooth, £249.99 (selfridges.com) | 4. Nomon Eslabon gold and black marble wall clock, £1,029 (heals.com)| 5. HK Pop velvet cushion, £55 (jessicarussellflint.co.uk)

From fabulous foodie gifts to culinary gadgets, feast on this sumptuous spread of festive goodies

1. Hayman’s Spiced Sloe Gin, £30 (haymansgin.com) | 2. The La Pavoni Esperto Lever coffee machine, £1,499 (available at Smeg London, 14 Regent Street, SW1Y) | 3. The Orishirishi Cookbook, £30 (orishirishi kitchen.myshopify.com) | 4. Handmade Ceramic Turkey salt and pepper shakers by Hannah Turner, £25 (notonthehighstreet.com) | 5. Traditional Gingerbread House Kit, £12.99 (lakeland.co.uk) | 6. Strand Rattan ice bucket, £68 (kalinko.com)

For the little folk and the young at heart, choose playful gifts to bring some fun to the proceedings

1. Red dinosaur Christmas jumper for kids, from £18.75 (nhmshop.co.uk) | 2. Stack The Bones game, £26.99 (amazon.com) | 3. Moon Picnic My Weather Station, £48 (notanotherbill.com) | 4. Fox manicure set, £15 (trouva.com) | 5. Marvin’s Treasured Magic Tricks wooden set, £29.99 (marvinsmagic.com) | 6. Vilac red piano, £65 (libertylondon.com) | 7. Bloomingville Mini bamboo chair, £65 (johnlewis.com)

And so to bed… from bedtime books to chic, cosy cover ups and sleep inducing indulgences, it’s time to get snuggly

1. Sicily gold and marble table lamp, £120 (roseandgrey.co.uk | 2. Olivia von Halle Lila floral print silk-velvet pyjama set, £420 (net-a-porter.com) | 3. Super soft hot water bottle in rust, £45 (chilcottuk.com) | 4. Holistic Silk pure mulberry silk eye mask in jade, £65 (amara.com) |5. Nomad Noé Dreamer in London scented candle, £55 (selfridges.com) | 6. Ghosts by Dolly Alderton, £14.99 (penguin.co.uk) | 7. Boutique hotel silk bedspread in olive, from £280 (johnlewis.com)

Special things to let the special people in your world know how much they mean to you

1. Blantyre Jar H, £45 (dar-leone.com) | 2. The Bow bag in pillar box, £150 (maisonmlondon.com) | 3. Monica Vinader Siren Tonal 18ct gold-plated sterling silver, rock crystal, chrysoprase, green onyx and amazonite ring, £95 (selfridges.com) | 4. Versace Home Holiday Alphabet bowl, £36 (amara.com) | 5. Jimmy Choo Love 100 crocodile-embossed leather pumps, £525 (selfridges.com) | 6. Jo Malone limited edition White Moss and Snowdrop cologne, £105 (jomalone.co.uk) | 7. Annoushka 18ct yellow gold, diamond and sapphire Love Diamonds Evil Eye pendant, £850 (annoushka.com)