Gift Guide: Little Luxuries

Fabulous petit treats that pack a lot decadence


Tiffany & Co.

Smysthon of Bond St.


Who: Anna Dello Russo
What: Beyond by Anna Dello Russo, $25
Why: Because it’s a pop-art scent from Italian fashion’s most eccentric muse.

Who: Anthropologie
What: Diving Bell Trinket Box, $40-80
Why: Because treasured gems should always be on display.

Who: Cartier
What: Desk Clock with Gold Powder-Effect Decor, Limited Edition, $2575
Why: Because timeliness doesn’t get any more refined than this gilded clock.

Who: Cire Trudon
What: Mademoiselle candle, $86
Where: Noor Boutique (866)-710-NOOR (176 Cumberland Street, Toronto)
Why: Because a evocative candle based on Louis XIV’s mistress makes for enlightened cocktail chatter.

Who: Church’s
What: Church’s Annie Velvet Slipper, $500
Where: Seventy Seven by Pink Tartan (77 Yorkville Ave, Toronto)
Why: Because regal extras can be worn from head-to-debonair-toe.

Who: Smythson
What: Holly Fulton Stationery set of 12 box-set, $90
Why: Because thoughtful hand-written notes are a rare luxury.

Who: Tiffany & Co.
What: 14K Gold Heart Locket, $605
Where: (1-800-265-1251)
Why: Because a heartfelt keepsake never goes out of style.

Who: Lanvin
What: Illustrated dress pen, $100
Why: Because a playful pen makes a memorable style signature.

––Ryan Cheung