Gift Guide: Very Important Person

Very Important Presents for the VIP on your list

Who: Mary Katrantzou
What: Crystal Lovers Limited Edition Cuf, $2868
Why: Because this outsize accent from a rising design star is a mix of festive and surrealist.

Who: Casadei
What: Crystal Lovers Limited Edition Platform Sandals, $7772
Why: Because with a smattering of Swarkovski, shoes are the new bijoux.

What: Swarovski crystal and lace Gudings earrings, $60
Where: ALDO Accessories stores and
Why: Because every LDB needs a little pick-me-up.

Who: Chanel
What: Small leathergoods, price upon request
Where: Chanel Boutiques
Why: Because a little Chanel goes a long way.

Who: Tomoko Igarashi
What: Knot necklaces, $175-265
Where: Rac Boutique, Toronto
Why: Because colorful, one-of-a-kind neck candy belongs on the girl who has everything.

Who: Prada
What: Trick Mimy & Trick Sansone Keychains, price upon request
Where: Prada Boutiques
Why: Because even devils will lighten up with a fun tie-dye teddybear charm.

Who: Etat Libre d’Orange
What: Sex Pistols Eau de Toilette, $100
Where: Rac Boutique, Toronto
Why: Because this limited-edition citrus piquant scent will delight I’m-with-the-band types.

Who: Elizabeth & James
What: Hudson & Fairfax limited-edition sunglasses, $210-$425
Where: Holt Renfrew
Why: Because iconic cat-eye and aviator shades say star-power, especially when encased in individually-numbered 24-karat gold capsules.

Who: Rebecca Minkoff
What: Tartlette purse, $127
Why: Because it lets the It-girl on your list work the soirée with champagne and smartphone in hand.

Who: Jenny Bird
What: Bohemia Skinny Belt, limited edition, $135
Why: Because your BFF – boho fashion friend – will appreciate a tooled leather accessory.

Who: Le Labo
What: Iris 39 Eau de Parfum, $205 for 100 ml
Where: 6 by GEE Beauty (
Why: Because this woody floral is the scent of the season for discerning noses.

— Ryan Cheung