October 25, 2023
Luxuria Lifestyle Christmas Gift & stocking filler guide Part 3
Can you believe it’s already November? With Christmas just around the corner, it’s time to start thinking about those wonderful gifts that bring joy and smiles to our loved ones’ faces. Whether you’re shopping for family, friends, or that special someone, Luxuria Lifestyle has got some fantastic Christmas gift ideas that are sure to make this holiday season merry and bright. So, grab a cup of hot cocoa, cozy up by the fireplace, and let’s embark on a journey through the world of thoughtful and heartwarming presents that will make this Christmas unforgettable.
Opalore: The Brilliance of Skin
Opalore launches with five proprietary hybrid Brilliance Creams. Backed by two sets of clinical trials for each cream, the state-of-the-art formulas champion skin health and longevity by working with skin’s natural microbial defences and replacing lost nutrients that gradually decline with age.
The Brillaince Cream series: More than a moisturiser
Opalore’s pre and postbiotic rich Brilliance Cream series works on the mechanisms and foundations of barrier function and skin health. Clinically proven to slow the biological ageing process, support a healthy microbiome, repairing past damage and future-proof skin and cell longevity, this revolutionary cream is your answer to all your skin needs.
Each cream targets the skin needs of a different decade, because as we age, our skin has different needs and microbial diversity changes.
Available online from Harvey Nichols
W: Opalore (from mid-November)
Silk Works London
Give your loungewear a seriously luxe upgrade with a pair of Silk Works London 22 momme, mulberry silk pyjamas. A total dream against the skin, these premium pjs are another level of luxury, providing top to toe pampering and pure indulgence with every wear. Available in 4 luxe shades and crafted from the brands sumptuous signature pure mulberry silk these premium pyjamas make the most exquisite stay-home wardrobe.
Elevate the every day with luxurious, pure mulberry silk pillowcases, scrunchies, accessories and loungewear from Silk Works London.
Silk Pyjama Set, £280
W: Silk Works London
Twinkly, the leading Italian smart lighting brand, has today announced the launch of its latest innovation in smart home lighting, Twinkly Candies. Available in four captivating and playful shapes, these portable, USB-powered LED string lights will bring a touch of magic and charm to any room.
Whether you want to add a pop of colour to your living room, create a cosy glow in the children’s bedroom, give your gaming room some edge, or wow your friends and family with a spectacular Christmas display, Twinkly Candies bring endless fun for all, no matter the occasion.
Available in four fun shapes, including Pearls, Stars, Candles and Hearts, each comes with either 100 or 200 app-controlled, addressable LEDs designed to project limitless, high-quality vibrant patterns, gradients and animations at just the simple touch of a button.
Land of Rugs
As the festive season approaches, the search for the perfect Christmas gift begins. While the options are vast, there’s something incredibly special about giving a gift that adds comfort, warmth, and style to someone’s home. This Christmas, consider the gift of cosiness with shaggy rugs, sheepskin/faux fur rugs, and wool rugs. These luxurious floor coverings not only enhance the decor of any space but also provide a tactile pleasure that can transform a room into a haven of warmth and relaxation.
Why not think outside of the box for your gifts, one of the many things that is consistent within the rug industry is the request for helping customers choose a rug for their loved ones as a gift for Christmas. Finding a warm and cosy rug is a winner this time of year from wool rugs and sheepskin rugs to shaggy rugs they will add character to the home. Rugs are not only a great way to add characteristics to the home but also to retain warmth which is an added bonus!
W: Land of Rugs
The Biskery creates bespoke artisan biscuits for everyone wanting to get their message across in the sweetest way – businesses and consumers alike. The focus is on quality, a personalised service, and sustainability in all areas.
It is their mission to connect people by spreading kindness in biscuit form. They think the Anniversary Biscuits (which feathered on BBC News!) are the sweetest way to celebrate the milestones in marriage!
A box contains six large personalised Anniversary biscuits impressed with the message:
2 x Happy
2 x “Number”
2 x Anniversary
Free gift note
All personalised ‘Anniversary biscuit’ gift boxes are exclusively handmade to order. Each biscuit measures roughly 7.5cm/ 3 inches in diameter. And they are guaranteed to make the recipient smile. Regardless of whether it is the 1st, 5th, 6th, 10th, 25th or even 50th anniversary!
Lebkuchen are gooey, rich and nutty Christmas treats from Germany and are hugely popular in the UK. The Biskery’s Lebkuchen are produced by hand in Yorkshire and have been awarded the Great Taste Award by the British Guild of Fine Foods.
If you wonder what they taste like then this sums it up nicely: “These are delightful little treats with wonderful tastes that sum up the festive season. It’s like a sweet mulled biscuit. The sugar content is low and due to the low level of flour the texture is light and crumbly without dryness.” – Guild of Fine Food.
W: The Biskery
JOBY GorillaPod Advanced Mobile Vlogging Kit
The one stop solution for anyone who is looking to start making high-quality content on the go, the JOBY GorillaPod Advanced Mobile Vlogging Kit is a great gift for content creators – or wannabe content creators to get them started.
A complete rig that includes a tripod, light and high-quality mic to deliver impressive content, it is made for vloggers, TikTokers and all mobile content creators, regardless of experience. Designed to pair with the latest smartphones, it is versatile and can be quickly customized to suit whatever idea you have.
The Beamo Mini compact LED has been designed to deliver great skin tones in any lighting situation so you can be sure you look your best in all of the content filmed. Super compact and totally rugged, the Beamo Mini is travel friendly and ready for any adventure. It is waterproof and can be taken up to 30 metres underwater for those really awesome shots. On full power it gives 1000 lumens for full brightness or it can be dimmed done with the 5-step button to reach the ideal brightness. The back of Beamo Mini is magnetic to really let the creativity flow!
STM Goods Myth 28L Backpack
The STM Myth 28L Backpack is the perfect choice for any tech-savvy traveller. Destined to be a true classic with its sleek styling and innovative features that set it apart from other bags, the Myth is a must -have gift for anyone who need to carry their laptop, tablet and other devices in style.
With room for everything from tech to personal gear, the Myth provides superior protection for a laptop. With the Myth – the proprietary SlingTech features extra padding and gapless corners that suspend the device away from the edge and off the floor of the bag, isolating from the bump zone so that if the bag is dropped the laptop never hits the floor.
The innovative CableReady system means charging on the go is more organised than ever, keeping cords out of sight and tucked away so the bag’s interior is cable tangle free. There is also an added AirPod pocket and ingenious earbud keeper to keep earbuds neatly stowed.
The Myth also has a handy feature when travelling on a plane – the PassPort luggage pass-through securely connects the backpack to any rolling luggage making it easy to whizz through any airport with luggage safely beside you.
The air channel back-panel-and-yoke system has been designed to wrap around you and provide improved weight distribution meaning maximum comfort no matter the journey or the weight of the bag.
The water-repellent C6DWR coating will provide protection if there is a sudden change in the weather – and the internal fleece lined sunglasses pocket will mean you are ready for whatever the weather has planned.
The Myth is a perfect gift for tech lovers! RRP £119.95 available from Amazon
STM Goods ChargeTree Go
A perfect gift for anyone who wants to declutter their home from charging cables, or who needs a compact and portable charger for multiple devices both at home and on the go. With a multitude of devices being part of our everyday lives, it often means having several bulky chargers and messy cables littered around. Say goodbye to various chargers with this simple and innovative 3 in 1 charger; the STM Goods ChargeTree Go.
With a neat and compact design, the ChargeTree Go will charge your phone, Apple Watch and AirPods / AirPods Pro all at the same time with only one cable and one charging stand. The spring loaded, retractable Apple Watch charger can be put away when not in use, and when in use it charges at just the right angle to enable the Watch to go into nightstand mode.
Unlike some devices that lose functionality in their most compact form, the ChargeTree Go still works as a charging platform when folded flat so you can keep a neat and low profile no matter the space available. With the ability to customise the charger depending on what is needed, the ChargeTree Go is an extremely lightweight and portable device that makes charging simple. Ideal for decluttering space at home, or taking with you out and about the ChargeTree Go is a game changing product. Sleek and versatile, it is the perfect gift for gadget lovers.
RRP £99.95 available from Amazon
Elm Organics are clean cosmetics made with nature’s finest ingredients, certified to the highest standard, organic, vegan and cruelty-free. Pamper your bathroom – or give Elm as a luxurious gift to friends and family.
Elm Organics Norway presents a unique collection in this time of global change – combining high-end quality formulas, design, and at the same time meeting upcoming sustainability requirements. From October Elm Organics will be certified a Climate Neutral Brand as well! The Laboratory is a pioneer in Organic Cosmetics.
“When nature’s finest raw materials are cultivated with innovative technology, high-quality cosmetics can be created undisturbed by harmful chemicals.” – Elm founders
W: Elm Organics