This holiday season, Raffles City is the place to be for all your Christmas gifting needs. Whether it’s a starry eye palette from YSL Beauté, divine-smelling fragrance set from Penhaligon’s, or new timepieces and fine jewellery from Gucci—a plethora of gifting options await.
Here’re our top picks for the favourite people in your life:
For your scent-loving mom
Gift your mom the greatest gift of all—the scent of love—this Christmas with Penhaligon’s fragrant offerings in personalisable Christmas tins. The Halfeti Set (Halefti fragrance and body & hand wash), and the Mini Set comprising five little bottles of Penhaligon’s most loved fragrances are splendid gifts for the mom on-the-go; while the Elisabethan Rose Set (Elisabethan Rose fragrance and body & hand wash) harking back to Christmas in Tudor England is perfect for the mom who is royally good! Scroll through for all the divine-smelling gift options from the newly opened Penhaligon’s store at Raffles City.
Penhaligon’s is located at #01-27.
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For your coffee connoisseur dad
Looking for the perfect gift for your coffee-loving dad? Nespresso introduces limited-edition coffees inspired by Nordic taste (think Variations Nordic Almond Cake Flavoured inspired by the traditional Norwegian cake Kvæfjordkake, Variations Nordic Cloudberry Flavoured, and the Nordic Black—a sweet, fruity blend with a smooth cereal aftertaste), whose sleeves are designed by the renowned Danish designer Louise Campbell. Indulge in the warmth of this holiday season with Nespresso’s Limited Edition Pixie and Lungo cups, also designed by Campbell.
Nespresso is located at #01-16. Nespresso will be offering a 20% discount on selected accessories from 1 November 2019.
For him who appreciates the finer things in life
Montblanc has specially curated a selection of thoughtful gifts characterised by elegance, craftsmanship and innovation. Got a classic gentleman, sophisticated traveller, or budding professional to shop for? The exquisite Meisterstück Calligraphy Collection, the black resin StarWalker Collection that inspires space exploration, the lightweight #MY4810 Montblanc Nightflight Trolley, or the brand’s array of exquisite watches (from Summit 2 to Montblanc 1858 and Heritage) are great gift ideas for that special someone.
Montblanc is located at #01-28/29.
For the beauty junkie
Inspired by the enduring connection between YSL Beauté and the star, the Holiday Look 2019 High on Stars Collection features the ultimate starry eyed edit; comprising iconic lip colours and eyeshadows, new season offerings created by YSL Beauté’s Global Beauty Director Tom Pecheux, as well as a limited edition Mon Paris Holiday Collector—all in star-studded packaging. Personalise any Mon Paris bottle with the brand’s iconic lavallière—the star pattern—in any of her favourite colours: gold, fuchsia, silver and pink.
YSL Beauté is located at #01-41.
For the BFF who loves extras
Not sure what to get for your eclectic, maximalist bestie? Trust us when we say Gucci Accessories. The House has introduced a new Lion Head Fine Jewellery Collection just in time for Christmas, comprising three interpretations of the feline motif in 18k white gold and 18k yellow gold adorned with multi-coloured gemstones. Available both as stud earrings and pendant necklaces, the statement-making range is imbued with inimitable Gucci flair. Alternatively, consider gifting a timeless watch from the G-Timeless Automatic Collection, which boasts the addition of two new 40mm timepieces. Both models have bracelets and cases crafted in stainless steel; and have a black and white guilloché pattern on the dial respectively.