The holiday season brings with it many things, chief among them the frenzy that is buying gifts. Happily, if you are ready to begin your search, we have a full week of gift guides planned for you, with original and amazing gift ideas for everyone on your list—whether she is a cool New Yorker at heart, favors chic Parisian style, or looks to Tokyo to stay one fashionable step ahead. With that said, let the shopping begin! Click inside to view Gift Guide: Paris, the latest in our Gift Guide 2012 series!
She always has a macaron with her café au lait. She lives in minimalist pieces like jersey sweaters, little black dresses, tweed jackets, and cigarette pants. She wears the same pieces of jewelry every day. She visits sites like Into the Gloss and Net-A-Porter religiously. She is the Paris girl.
To simply put a smile on her face, check out (1) Macaron Café’s Medium Classic Gift Box ($23). You can pick from flavors like espresso, crème brulee, and pumpkin cinnamon, creating a custom gift for the Paris-inspired girl in your life. The Paris-inspired girl is always fashion-forward, which means both (2) Maje’s Eiffel Tower Cotton Sweatshirt ($225) and (3) Mango’s Frayed Trims Bouclé Jacket ($130) are must-have pieces for her closet. For a place to keep her signature jewelry pieces, (4) C Wonder’s Monogram Jewelry Box ($78) is more-than-perfect—you can personalize it with her initial and it doubles as a jewelry box and a statement décor item. A copy of (5) Ines de la Fressange’s Parisian Chic: A Style Guide ($30) would be at-home on her coffee table, while (6) Garance Doré’s Early Winter Poster ($40) should take pride of place on her mantle. The Paris-inspired girl knows that quality matters more than quantity, so she keeps her eye out for truly special pieces like (7) Chloé’s Mini Marcie Crossbody Bag ($1,195). This particular edition, in the Waterlily shade, is limited edition for the holidays. Last, but certainly not least, the Paris-inspired girl would look to-die-for in (8) Isabel Marant’s Santa Fe Drop Earrings ($75). Happy shopping!