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70+ Best Christmas gift ideas for women 2020: Gorgeous gifts for her

Gifts for women can be tricky. If you're looking to impress the special woman in your life? We've got just the thing...

Leanne Bayley

Christmas is fast approaching, so if you're looking for the best gift ideas to impress the incredible woman in your life - or you're looking for a gift to treat yourself - we've done the hard work so you don't have to. From beauty products to fashion accessories, homeware pieces and the latest must-have jewellery, we've got all the best gifts for women. Whether you're after a thoughtful gift for your mum, sister, aunt, best friend, or the work wife in your life, get shopping for ideas now.

The best Christmas gift ideas for her... 

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Kate Spade Spencer metallic coin holder, £70, Kate Spade 

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This shimmering coin purse from Kate Spade will put a smile on anyone's face this Christmas. It also comes in the most metallic of pinks.

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G-Pal sweatshirt, £38, Glossier

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Glossier has launched its own version of a Christmas jumper and you can bet it's limited edition and you can bet we want it!

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Stackers medium-sized jewellery box, £28, John Lewis

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Know a jewellery lover? She can keep her precious jewels safe and secure in this elegantly designed Travel Stackers Collection, luxuriously finished in a soft velvet lining.

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Velvet slippers, £35, Boden

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These delightful velvet slippers will spark joy over Christmas - and beyond. 

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Smeg ECF01 Espresso Coffee Machine, £299.99, Very

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This pastel blue espresso maker boasts the same iconic retro styling as other appliances in Smeg's range. An elegant choice for coffee lovers, they'll be able to whip up their favourite brews, including authentic espresso, cappuccino, latte and latte macchiato recipes.

 

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Kit Heath x HELLO! Kindness Necklace, £99.99, Kit Heath

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Thoughtful gifting - but make it chic! Kit Heath and HELLO! have joined forces to create a beautiful elegant sterling-silver Kindness necklace with an oval charm of two interconnected elements to represent protection and support.

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Christian Louboutin Loubirouge Eau de Parfum, £225, Christian Louboutin

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The red bottle denotes Christian Louboutin's signature red-soled shoes - and if that's not fabulous, we don't know what is...

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Limited Edition Filmstar Bronze & Glow, £60, Charlotte Tilbury

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When looking for gifts for women, you can't go wrong with Charlotte Tilbury. And this year her iconic Filmstar Bronze & Glow has been given a bejewelled makeover for Christmas - and we're loving it. 

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RSxLG All You Need Pendant, from £85, Laura Gravestock

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Rachel Stevens and jewellery designer Laura Gravestock have teamed up to create this gorgeous capsule collection just in time for Christmas. After a strange year, we all need a bit of love in our lives!

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HELLO! Magazine Subscription, from £5.99, Subscription.co.uk

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We know just the thing that will make your loved one's day - a subscription to HELLO! Magazine, which will be delivered straight to their door every week. Plus, between now and 31st December 2020, you can get 50% off, with six months costing just £29.90 and one year costing £58.65.

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Tennis Deluxe Necklace, £104.50, Swarovski

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Twinkle twinkle! A lucky woman will feel like royalty in this beautiful tennis necklace.

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Jakki Doodles x Noble Macmillan Card Collection, £150, Noble Macmillan

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Luxury British leather goods brand Noble Macmillan has collaborated with the wonderfully talented illustrator Jakki Doodles for the holidays. The JAKKIDOODLES X NOBLEMACMILLAN Card Collection is perfect for friends or family, and they are also super chic and make a fabulous hostess gift. 

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Divine Eyes Blushing Rose Duo, £100, PATMcGRATH.com

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Everything’s coming up roses with this beguiling set, which stars the ten petal-perfect shades of the instantly iconic Mothership VII: Divine Rose Palette and Mask Majorness 002, the ultimate floral accessory.

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Limited edition bag - The Elizabeth, £15, Trinny London

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Trinny has given the popular stack accessory a makeover for the Christmas period in a limited edition print. The Elizabeth bag is truly fit for a Queen. 

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The Sparkle Armour Collection, £70, Tada & Toy

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This set is very 2020 - a pair of beautiful studded earrings, a divine face covering, and a lush-smelling hand sanitiser.

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Fenty Beauty Starter Kit, £76, Harvey Nichols

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This set is full of fabulous Fenty Beauty products - if Rihanna gives it the thumbs up, we're happy.

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Cassie Crossbody In Signature Canvas, £350, Coach

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You can never go wrong with a designer bag! This timeless style is sure to score you major points across the board. 

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Gucci socks, £90, NET-A-PORTER

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Socks. But make them fashion. 

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Bobbi Brown brush set, £75, Bobbi Brown

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Enter code THEONE to get 20% off this set of Bobbi Brown's signature brushes. 

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Emerald green crystal earrings, £145, Soru

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Say a big hello to the sparkling emerald green and iridescent opal crystal earrings. Stunning.

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Flexispot EQ4 adjustable standing desk, £299, Amazon

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Is the lady in your life fed up with working from home? Fatigue aside, a lot of us are struggling with bad necks, backs and posture after slumping over laptops for the best part of a year, and making do with the kitchen table as desk. With it looking like we're not going anywhere near an office soon, there's no better time for a desk upgrade - and this gem from Flexispot is surprisingly affordable (with added festive discounts), as well as good looking. A standing desk or a sitting desk, depending on how you feel, it comes in multiple colourways to suit your living area - including chic white, wood, grey or black. Create a super-stylish workspot in any corner of the home.

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'Snoozes' sequin slippers, £32, Dune

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Dune has smashed it out of the park with these sequin party slippers.

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Yuletide Gin with Gold Flakes, £34.95, Master of Malt 

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For the lady that likes a drink, and something that sparkles! Christmas gin with gold flakes so beautiful it looks like a sparkling snow globe. With hints of every festive flavour you can think of - from gingerbread houses to gold, frankincense and myrrh this is the perfect gift for a someone who needs some glittering yuletide relaxation. 

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Posh Lipstick: The VB Edit, £98, Cult Beauty 

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Pucker up like Posh with this set of beautiful lipsticks. Our favourite fashionista sure knows how to do Christmas gifting. 

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Velvet Lottie bag, £396, Aspinal of London

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The Lottie bag is a true investment piece designed to take you from day to night.

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Love heart print, prices start at £35, Hannah Carvell

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We're big fans of Hannah Carvell's amazing artwork - and this would make a lovely gift for anyone who appreciates a pop of neon. 

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iPhone 12 Pro, from £999, Apple

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It's the gadget on everyone's letter to Santa this year - Apple's first 5G iPhone. If you know someone who's obsessed with taking photos and selfies, the new 7-element wide lens gives edge-to-edge sharpness. 

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SLIP silk mask, £50, Liberty London

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This is for the makeup lover who enjoys her beauty sleep.

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Peloton water bottle, £30, Peloton Apparel

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Have a friend who's obsessed with her Peloton bike? This tie-dye water bottle will make their day as they power through the latest Beyonce ride.

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Personalised pillow case, £7.50, M&S

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Personalisation shows you've really thought about that person you're gifting to - and this initial pillowcase is so well priced. 

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Personalised champagne glass, £24, Notonthehighstreet

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Say cheers with a personalised champagne glass. 

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Fitbit Sense, £299.99, Fitbit

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Know a fitness fanatic? Get them a present they are guaranteed to love with this Fitbit Sense smartwatch. The watch has the world’s first electrodermal activity sensor which can manage stress too - perfect to know when to take a break!

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Margot trio shoulder bag, £50, French Connection

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Wow! Such a divine bag. It looks designer but at £99, it won't break the bank. 

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Moet & Chandon Exclusive Impérial Brut NV Champagne and personalised tin, £49.99, Selfridges

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The gift for your absolutely fabulous friend. 

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Kerastase Christmas set, £52.40, All Beauty 

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Infused with Irisome, this intensely nourishing range from Kerastase is specifically designed for normal to slightly dry hair. 

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Vienna silver throw, from £40.20, Dusk

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Featuring luxurious quilting and a faux silk feel, this Dusk throw will transform the bedroom into a place of relaxation and splendour. 

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By Terry Glow Twinkle highlighter, £38.40, By Terry

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The multi-dimensional highlighter gives luminosity thanks to three super-ingredients: diamond, ruby, and 24k gold. A truly stunning gift for Christmas. 

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Nuxe Christmas cracker, £10.50, Marks & Spencer

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Bring some sparkle to their day with this Nuxe cracker from Marks & Spencer. It's £10.50 but it's worth £17.50 - bargain. 

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Sparkling Heart gift set, £90, Pandora

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The Sparkling Levelled Hearts Charm is a seasonal complement to the eternally chic snake chain bracelet by Pandora.

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HELLO! x Latest In Beauty The Royal Treatment box, £38, Latest In Beauty

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Treat her like the Queen she is with the brand new HELLO! Latest in Beauty box of royal-inspired treats. 

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LA MAISON J.U.S Sexycrush Gold Edition Pure Perfume (100ml), £165, Harrods

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This oriental fragrance is tied with ribbons of labdanum and vanilla.

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Taittinger Les Folies de la Marquetterie Champagne gift box, £53, Ocado

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You can't go wrong with the gift box from Taittinger. This cuvée, with fine, delicate bubbles, is the perfect addition to your Christmas this year. 

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Leopard is a Neutral - a really useful style guide, by Erica Davies, £10.99, Amazon

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Fashion influencer Erica Davies has written a book dedicated to leopard print - the ideal gift for anyone who's up for ditching the archaic fashion rules. 

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NuFACE Exclusive Mini Fix 20th Anniversary Set, £317, Look Fantastic

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Discover the rejuvenating power of microcurrents with the NuFACE Mini and FIX to reveal noticeable contouring, lifting, and smoothing results in minutes. 

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Eve Lom Rescue Ritual Gift Set, £75, Space NK

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Eve Lom is a true classic - and we love this set which includes the brand's original cleanser and rescue mask along with a muslin cloth.

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Apple HomePod mini, £99.99, Carphone Warehouse

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Apple's HomePod mini offers a great music listening experience, smart home capabilities, and an intelligent assistant. Ideal for your friend who likes to feel in control and loves her Smart home tech. 

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NARS Climax Set, £20, Space NK

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Everyone loves trying a new mascara - and she'll no doubt love the effects of NARs Climax.

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Beautifect Box in nude, £279, Beautifect

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If you know someone who really enjoys doing their makeup every day, the Beautifect Box will be their new best friend. The smart storage solution will really transform their beautifying process and don't get us started on the incredible lighting. You'll feel like a Hollywood movie star!  

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Dyson Supersonic™ Hair Dryer Exclusive Copper Gift Edition with Travel Bag, £299, John Lewis

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In a contemporary silver and copper finish, this hair dryer comes with a neat travel bag designed exclusively by Dyson.

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Gold colour mesh strap watch, £30, River Island

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It's not often you can get a chic watch for £30, but this is a seriously good option from the high street.

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Jo Malone London cracker, £32, Jo Malone London

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This is a right cracker of a gift...

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Gold bar cart, £35, Primark

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If you have a friend who's the ultimate hostess, this will be a game-changer for her (when we finally can socialise!)

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You're On Mute: 101 Tips to Add Zip to your Zoom by Jo Hoare, £3, Amazon

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Is your work wife always on mute when she speaks in meetings? Does she do the weird wave at the end? We've all done it. But this new book by Jo Hoare should do the trick.

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Disney Store Minnie Mouse Red and White Straw Tumbler, £12.60, Disney

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A Disney lover will love drinking out of this Minnie Mouse tumbler. 

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Jewellery stand, £24.50, Oliver Bonas

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Having your jewellery on display can be a great reminder to wear your favourite pieces more often. 

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Travel Memories photo book, £47.94, Photobook

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Miss your travel companion this year? Take some time to create her a brilliant keepsake book of all your holidays together. A lovely Christmas gift!

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Tan Luxe Illuminating self-tan bauble, £15, Space NK

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Know someone who loves their tanning products? Tan Luxe is the brand to get excited about. 

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diptyque set of three candles, £92, Space NK

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Diptyque's set of three candles will look stunning on a table centrepiece. 

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Personalised Cadbury's letterbox gift, £9.99, Prezzybox

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No words needed for this one: The gift for the ultimate chocoholic. 

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Photo book, starting at £29.99, SnapFish

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A personalised photo book will probably bring tears to their eyes, and it's easier to make than you'd imagine!

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CHANEL No5 The Hair Mist, £48, Feel Unique

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Be the best smelling woman in the room with CHANEL No5 The Hair Mist. So fancy! 

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Self-heating sleep masks, £21 for a box of 7, Sensory Retreats

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If you have a friend who really needs to chill out, this is the gift that keeps on giving. Sensory Retreat's self-heating eye masks are individually foil-wrapped and each mask holds its heat for approximately 25 minutes and includes 85-minutes of FREE Crystal Sound Healing music to enhance the pampering experience and help rebalance chakras. Divine! 

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Glamorous exclusive airbuds case, £9, ASOS

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The chic metallic design is perfect for the magpie in your life. 

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Star Intarsia jumper, £98, and matching star jumper for a dog, £35, The White Company

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If you know someone who loves their four-legged friend, give the pair of them matching star print sweaters.

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Marc Jacobs Skincare Sundae set, £65, Harvey Nichols

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Give the gift of self-care with Marc Jacobs Beauty’s four-piece set for smoother-looking skin. 

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Facebook Portal, prices start at £149, PortalFacebook.com

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The Genaissance de la Mer Collection, £805, La Mer

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This set is worth £965 and includes the La Mer Infused Lotion, The Serum Essence, and The Eye and Expression Cream. What's more, you also get the luxurious treat of a keepsake vanity tray which adds a touch of luxury, don't you think? 

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Readly gift card, from £23.90, Readly

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Single Stellato Diamond Hoop Star Charm Earring, £219, The Diamond Store

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Know someone who'd look divine with this dainty single diamond hoop charm earring? It's a perfect piece for someone who's a fan of layering with multiple earrings. 

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A Reed Diffuser Christmas Trees by Jo Loves, £90, Space NK

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Jo Loves has launched its first limited-edition Home Fragrance Diffuser in the best-selling Christmas scent, Christmas Trees. Divine! 

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The Velvetiser, £99.95, Hotel Chocolat

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This is the gift that keeps on giving. 

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A self-care gift set always goes down a treat. This one includes a coconut body oil, plus pink grapefruit bath soak, body wash and moisturiser!

Ultimate Pamper Set, £16.88, Farmologie

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ghd gold hair straightener in iridescent white, £159, ghd 

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You can't beat the gift of good hair! In the spirit of the season, ghd decorated its fan-favourite ghd gold hair straightener in limited edition hues of satin white and gold, accompanied with a midnight blue vanity case to keep your treasures safe.

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Multi Sculpt, £45, FaceGym

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FaceGym knows a thing or two about lifting and contouring. The Multi Sculpt stainless steel tool is a next gen take on the popular "gua sha", it is a multi-tasking must-have for anyone looking to mimic the instant results of a FaceGym workout, from the comfort of their own bathroom.

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Huda Beauty Naughty eyeshadow palette, £58, Cult Beauty

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A sultry re-imagination of the iconic Huda Beauty New Nude palette, Naughty Nude is loaded with richer, smokier shades. Perfect for the naughtiest gal you know and love.

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