Our edit of the greatest gifts from central London will add sparkle and inspiration to your seasonal shopping. With St James’s boutiques bursting with expert advice and artisan producers, there is nowhere better to help you create the ultimate Christmas. Whether you’re trying to spoil your in-laws, find the perfect gift for your partner or seeking out something for that family member who has everything, we’ve got something for you.
anatomē: Potpourri Crystals Diffuser with Recovery + Sleep Essential Oil Blend. Give the gift of relaxation and help someone unwind with this air-purifying crystal diffuser, featuring the anatomē Recovery + Sleep Classic Lavender scent. With its delicate colour and rough edges, it promises to suit any room. £55
ASSOS: Assosoires Winter Gloves. Any cycling fanatic will agree that the gift of warm hands is truly a blessing. Offering insulation, protection, and full-finger coverage for those cold, early morning rides. £70
Berry Bros. & Rudd: Discerning Drinker’s Collection, Six-Bottle Case. Come what may, Christmas is still for celebrating, and this six-bottle case is perfect for any oenophile: featuring whites like Ramey’s Russian River Valley Chardonnay and Domaine de Montille’s Chassagne-Montrachet, and reds like a juicy, full-bodied 2014 Toro from Bodegas Pintia. £360
Cubitts: Gift Card. Described as suiting ‘the person with good taste, but poor vision’, Cubitt’s Gift Cards can be redeemed for their spectacles and sunglasses. A sensible gift perhaps, but not at all short-sighted.
The Wolseley: The Wolseley x Sipsmith Dirty Martini Gift Set. Fancy a tipple? The Dirty Martini Gift Set comes complete with everything you need to create the perfect cocktail hour at home; The Wolseley Savoury Oat Biscuits, Organic Green Olives with peppers, Salted Almonds and a 20cl bottle of Sipsmith London Dry. £45
Turnbull & Asser: Monogrammed Bordeaux Pure Cashmere Scarf. A sartorial staple, this cashmere scarf is a winner for winter weather too. Optional personalisation of up to 3 letters is available, to make this gift even more personal. £295
For more Christmas Gift Guide content, we’ve created edits for your little ones here. There’s also plenty of festive content to enjoy, from our stunning Christmas Spirits here to our favourite candles to add some brightness to your home here.