If you’re anything like us when it comes to holiday gifting, you would have made a list, and checked it twice by now. But even the pros need a little gift-spiration sometimes—especially when it comes to bestowing those little special gifts to those close to you. No run-of-the-mill boxes of chocolates and—ugh!—socks to bring your party parade down, that’s for sure.
This holiday, you can actually have your slice of fashionable Christmas log cake and eat it too. Show your loved ones how much they mean to you with thoughtfully picked presents from The Shoppes at Marina Bay Sands—whether it’s the perfect pieces from the top fashion trends of the season, or darling outfits for junior, or even a sparkly little trinket that will definitely put the joy of the holidays into any person’s heart, we’re here to help you rack up those brownie points as the most awesome gifter ever. Scroll through for 12 of the most wonderfully chic ideas that will be sure to thrill everyone on your “nice” list.
Channel your inner boho chick this festive season with these bright and breezy getups. From Burberry’s vintage-inspired floral Bohemian prints to Etro’s retro-chic silhouettes, it’s time to let your hair down and embrace the season of love in full-blown ’70s style.
Take a walk on the wild side this festive season with predatory prints that never go out of style. Embrace a sultry feline look with a leopard-print frock by CH Carolina Herrera, and throw on Roberto Cavalli’s gilded leopard earrings for for an ensemble that is nothing short of purr-fection.
NAUGHTY OR NICE
Goth and prep may make unlikely bedfellows, but these designers are rewriting all our fashion rules by melding both naughty and nice this festive season. Salvatore Ferragamo’s belt drips with feminine edge, while Kenzo’s streamlined clutch makes a zip-line to perfection. Channel the Christmas spirit with Sandro’s Victorian lace ensemble and finish it off with a block-heeled number from the Michael Kors collection.
BE A GEM
Jewelled hues are perennial fashion insider faves for the holiday season. These covetable jewel-toned picks show how to effortlessly evoke high drama and glamour—complete the look with Christian Louboutin’s gleaming duo-tone heels and a darling gem encrusted bag by Miu Miu.
Not that a gentleman needs an excuse to look on-point, but the holiday season calls for an impeccable ensemble. Indulge in plush textures like exotic skins and precious metals for understated elements that will not be lost on the trained sartorial eye.
Looking dapper is as effortless as A-B-C when you have these on-trend pieces that are made especially for princes-in-the-making.
Every little girl dreams of being Cinderella at the ball. These evening confections make that easy to achieve. Our top picks are Baby Dior’s opera-influenced fall/winter 2015 collection, matched with Repetto Kids’ Michael loafers in shimmery-soft lambskin and topped with a tiara and wand, of course.
Take your pick from limited-edition bold and colourful makeup, or festive glitter essentials. It’s all you need to create endless looks for the office Christmas party and New Year’s Eve ball.
FOR HER: FEMININE CHARMS
Encrusted with sparkling diamonds, these womanly timepieces perform double duty as jewellery for the best of both worlds.
FOR HIM: IT’S A MAN’S WORLD
Statement-making works of horologerie for the gentleman who has a life as multifaceted as his personality.
ALL THAT GLITTERS
The holiday season provides plenty of reason for piling on the rocks. From a touch of shimmer for subtle daytime shine, to full-on sparkle to light up the gala night, here is a festive edit of jewels to wear now, and forever.
CLICK AND COLLECT
Luxury lovers are often the ones without the luxury of time to browse the shops. Which is why The Shoppes at Marina Bay Sands has introduced a new digital platform to offer time-strapped shoppers first dibs on covetable exclusives with just a click of a mouse! Reserve limited-edition ideas for up to 48 hours, before heading down to the physical boutiques to complete the purchase.
For more fantastic Christmas gift ideas for one and all, click through the gift guide below to discover everything that The Shoppes at Marina Bay Sands has to offer this holiday season. From the most stylish buys of the season to the best of beauty and über-spectacular dining venues for that holiday get-together, the guide is full of handpicked recommendations with something for everyone.
The Shoppes at Marina Bay Sands is located at 10 Bayfront Ave, Singapore 018956.