By  on November 19, 2007

The pressure is on. The next few months are filled with lots of gift-giving moments and the question always is: What to buy? So WWDScoop asked the stores for their tips and here they are, from Christian Louboutin’s aptly named Bling Bling silver pump to a diamond pendant only slightly smaller than a mouse pad. What could be more romantic than bubbly in a Viktor & Rolf bottle? Maybe Killian’s seductive scents? Still not sure?

Harvey Nichols, London
Ethereal Rodarte dress, price on request; Erin Fetherston romantic, girly dress, $1,071; Jonathan Kelsey shoes with cone heels, $669.
109-125 Knightsbridge; +

Antonia Boutique, Milan
Chistian Louboutin Bling Bling shoes, $1,338; Ugo Cacciatori necklace with 100 silver threads, $1,764; Dolce & Gabbana sexy satin bustier dress, $1,396.
Via Ponte Vetero, 1; +39.02.869.0216

Selfridges, London
Richard Chai bottle green leather peacoat, $1,926; Alexander McQueen gray cocoon coat, $1,265; Stella McCartney knit jumpsuit in pink and black, $1,125.
400 Oxford Street; +44.879.837.7377

Departmentstore Quartier 206, Berlin
Steiff gold teddy bear with sapphire and diamond eyes, $51,570; Dom Pérignon Rosé guitar case designed by Karl Lagerfeld with six rare vintages and a private tasting in Reims, $147,000.
Friedrichstrasse 71, 10117; +49.30.2094.6276

Neiman Marcus, Dallas
Jessica Kagan Cushman cuffs with fun scrimshaw sayings such as, “Are you a good witch or a bad witch?” and “No wire hangers,” $125 each; Siegelson antique diamond necklace, with a total of 57 diamonds, including a 32.27-carat, pear-shaped stone, $2,165,000.
1 Marcus Square; 214.741.6911

Colette, Paris
Piper Heidsieck Champagne with a bottle designed by Viktor & Rolf, $96; KAWS x Comme des Garçons wallets, $95 to $215.
213 Rue Saint-Honoré; +33.1.5535.3390

Saks Fifth Avenue, New York

M Missoni long-sleeve V-neck dress, $995; Donna Karan gold woven leather coat, $7,800, and gold silk halter gown, $4,200; Zac Posen silver silk jersey off-the-shoulder gown, $4,300.
611 Fifth Avenue; 212.753.4000
Browns, London
Lydia Courteille one-off rings, $5,000; Fendi belt, $556; Christian Louboutin Rolande shoe, $597.
23-27 South Molton Street; +44.207.514.0000

Krisol, Los Angeles

Lanvin sunglasses, $300; Christian Weber purple peep-toe pumps, $462; Andarei black crocodile-embossed leather clutch, $360.
8312 West Third Street; 323.966.5808

Villa Moda, Kuwait

Bokhour wood, a rare incense grown in the Himalayas, $5,000 to $20,000 a kilo, or Oud, the oil version, $300 to $600 an ounce.
Shuwaikh Future Zone; +965.4827.004

Presse, Los Angeles
Les Prairie de Paris coyote fur jacket, $3,360; Derek Lam Violet Chain handbag, $1,950; Proenza Schouler black cloche hat, $625.
326 South La Brea Boulevard; 323.937.1560

Apropos, Cöln—The Concept Store, Cologne

Baccarat Intangible table lamps by Arik Levy, $2,577; Zarah Leah Lamotte’s sculptural gold rings with rubies and cut diamonds, $4,400.
Mittelstrasse 12, 50672; +49.22.1272.5190

Harrods, London
La Prairie Swarovski-encrusted Skin Caviar Luxe Cream, $2,884; Chloé exclusive Elvire handbag in midnight python, $3,296.
87-135 Brompton Road; +44.207.730.1234

Bergdorf Goodman, New York

Carnet by Michelle Ong diamond bracelet watch, $55,900; Killian fragrances’ L’Oeuvre Noire collection $2,500; Roger Vivier leather and crystal clutch, $2,500.
754 Fifth Avenue; 212.753.7300

To access this article, click here to subscribe or to log in.

To Read the Full Article

Tap into our Global Network

Of Industry Leaders and Designers

load comments
blog comments powered by Disqus