Winter is here!

Rosy cheeks, dark mornings and frosty car windows – it’s official, whether we’re ready or not, winter is upon us. If you’re not one of the lucky ones that are off to gallivant in warmer climates this month, then why not relish in the fact that we’ve compiled a lavish selection of sumptuously soft and luxurious winter warmers that will keep you cosy and snug during the season’s chilliest months. Freezing forecasts predicted? So what. Boiler’s broken? Not a problem. Our collection of beautiful winter accessories will have you looking so good not even a snow drift could get in your way.

Happy shopping!

http://www.gift-library.com/winter-warmers

W1SMWMO60002_BGE_2

Inverni – Cashmere Ribbed Pom Pom Hat

W1SMWMO60004_BLK_1

Inverni – Cashmere Fur Fingerless Gloves in Black

Rex Rabbit Earmuffs Stone_1

Hockley – Rex Rabbit Earmuffs

W1WMWMO90002_RED_2

Begg & Co – Arran Scarf Royal Stewart

Navy

The Travelwrap Company – Navy Travelwrap

W1D4WMO90002_WHT_1

Charlotte Simone – Black and White Popsicle

BLACK FRIDAY

The moment you’ve all been waiting for has finally arrived! Today until midnight on Monday December 1st you can enjoy 25% off selected lines at Gift Library. From homewares to fashion, gadgets to children’s toys, trust us, with deals this great this is a sale you will NOT want to miss! Happy shopping!

http://www.gift-library.com

25off-BF-FB

Gifts for Hosts Boutique

Heading to a party? Whether it’s a weekend in the country, a dinner soiree or an afternoon tea with friends, gifting the host is essential if you want to get an invitation back! Thankfully our helpful edit is here to do the tough work for you. Never met the host before? We’ve covered a variety of tricky scenarios that will help you glide through the party season with ease.

Start stacking up those brownie points and check out our party boutique here: http://bit.ly/partyGL

38

Made in Really Great Britain

Old school or new wave – British design continues to fly the flag for rigorous detailing, the finest materials and life’s little pleasures. Showcasing only the very best of heritage designs, from nostalgic keepsakes to iconic fashion and home accessories, our cherry picked Boutique Edit is perfect for adding a welcome dash of British eccentricity to your life.

Click here to shop the story.

carolineflag

H1XVHTO90043_1

Wedgwood Designs – Cuckoo Two Tier Cake Stand, £65

PANAMA FOLDER  TUBE

Lock & Co – Folder Panama Hat, £225

W1C9WBO90003_RED_1

Lulu Guinness – Red Perspex Lips Clutch, £245

Dalby Compact

Croots – Dalby Compact Carry All, £180

Large Puple Squashed Olive Pumpkin Matchstrike_c

Lucy Cope – Squashed Olive Pumpkin Matchstrike in Purple, £350

caroline flag1

5 solutions for tricky-to-nail gifts

Solve those niche gift dilemmas with smart ideas from team GL:

The older, wiser birthday

Baccarat Eye Votive £160.00

Blog1

Classic pieces with charm and longevity are what Grandma craves. This precious crystal candle holder features distinct horizontal and vertical cut lines, creating a stunning interplay of light once a lit candle is placed inside.

The (inexhaustible) niece-cum-nephew birthday gift

Radio Flyer Little Red Scooter £95.00

Blog2

Long after the final slice of cake has been greedily devoured, the sugar-charged birthday star will be plotting all kinds of adventures on these dream wheels. With a wooden deck, handlebar streamers and double rear wheels for stability, Radio Flyer’s Little Red Scooter ensures young riders are well-catered for.

The I couldn’t have done it without you gift

Fornasetti Ortensia Candle £99.00

Blog3

They got you out of a fix, helped you smash your PB at the gym, shared the load when you moved house. Say thank you with a chic candle that smells as beautiful as it looks. For extra style points, Ortensia’s floral bouquet is inspired by the hydrangeas that grow in the gardens of Fornasetti’s own Milan home.

Last Minute anniversary gift

William Yeoward Pair of Corinne Martini Glasses £59.00

Blog4

If you are celebrating your wedding anniversary this year, treat the other half to a pair of sleek martini glasses. Celebrations are all the more sweeter when they are toasted with a devilish cocktail in a sexy glass.

The October #selfie gift
Venessa Arizaga Dance All Night Necklace £325.00

Blog5

Our October pick-me-up comes courtesy of Venessa Arizaga and her statement monochrome necklace, crafted from matte black brass, onyx thread work and white enamelled glass rhinestones.

Diary alert: Don’t miss GL Gift Guru and style star Caroline Stanbury on ITVBe’s new Ladies of London series every Wednesday at 9pm from October 15th 2014.
Follow her adventures here:

Twitter: @C_Stanbury
Facebook: @carolinestanburyofficial

And if you’re faced with a crop of October birthdays, don’t miss our 50 under £50 don’t-blow-the-budget gift picks here:

http://bit.ly/GL50under50

London’s First Cronut™ & The Contest to Win It!

Along with Cronut™ creator and renowned pastry chef Dominique Ansel Bakery we are excited to bring Londoners the “Sweet London” Photo Contest, giving 5 lucky people the chance to win 2 Cronuts™, his trademarked and most coveted croissant doughnut hybrid.

insta

The rules couldn’t be easier – click here find out more: http://www.gift-library.com/cronut #giftmethecronut #sweetlondon2014 -GLx

Cronuts in a line.jpg

UK Sale

Attention all UK customers: our summer sale has officially begun! From jewellery to gadgets and homewares to baby accessories, whether you’re looking to update your wardrobe with investment pieces or add a pop of colour to your home – we have a great selection of gifts, perfect for every occasion. And with up to 50% off everything, this is one sale you won’t want to miss! -GLx

bit.ly/GLsaleUK 

1 2 3 9