Shop till you drop and find the perfect festive gift in SW1
T2 Christmas Breakfast Teabags
Take a break from all the festive boozing with a refreshingly festive brew from T2. The Christmas Breakfast blend has hints of ginger, cinnamon and nutmeg – the perfect Christmas morning cuppa.
£16, T2 Cardinal Place, 2 Cardinal Place, Victoria St, SW1E 5JL; t2tea.com
Happy Socks 4 Pack Colourful Gift Set
Yes, I hear you groan, not more socks – but how could this jazzy set not put a smile on your beloved’s face?
£30, available from House of Fraser, 101 Victoria St, SW1E 6QX; houseoffraser.co.uk
M&S Textured Saffiano Rucksack
Backpacks are no longer reserved for school kids, as proved by some of the world’s most eminent fashion designers on this year’s catwalks. This sleek option from M&S is bang on trend but won't break the bank.
£49.50 M&S Cardinal Place, Victoria St, SW1E 5JE; marksandspencer.com
Hugo Boss watch
“Fashions fade, style is eternal”, Yves Saint Laurent once opined. We think the design giant would definitely have approved of this effortlessly stylish timepiece from Hugo Boss.
Grey-plated watch with minimal dial and leather strap, £149 Hugo Boss, 78 Victoria St, SW1E 6SQ; hugoboss.com
Jo Malone London Fresh and Playful duo
Because smellies definitely aren’t just for women.
Basil & Neroli cologne and candle, £135, Jo Malone London, 4A, Cardinal Place, Victoria St, SW1E 5JL; jomalone.co.uk
Man Ray gift set
Proving that you can never have too many lipsticks or Surrealist memorabilia, this seriously stylish kit by beauty giants Nars is sure to delight.
Noire et Blanche Audacious Lipstick Coffret Man Ray Holiday Edition, £42, available at Space NK. 4 Cathedral Walk, Cardinal Place, SW1E 5JD; spacenk.com
M&S Zodiac cushion
Go for the personal touch with this exquisite zodiac cushion from high street favourites Marks & Spencer.
£15, M&S Cardinal Place, Victoria St, SW1E 5JE; marksandspencer.com
Therapy Jumper Dog Revere PJ set
Because dogs and cosy PJs make the perfect combo.
£30, House of Fraser, 101 Victoria St, SW1E 6QX; houseoffraser.co.uk
Accessorize tassel stone earrings
Tassel earrings are the jewellery trend of 2017. Make a statement at the office Christmas party with this pair from Accessorize – a complete steal at £12.
Accessorize, 17 Cardinal Place, SW1E 6SH; uk.accessorize.com
Mango Leather Ankle Boots
There’s always room in our stocking (and wardrobe) for a beautiful new pair of boots. This fashionable pair pays homage to the swinging Sixties and will go with just about any outfit.
£89.99 Mango, 76 Victoria St, SW1E 6SQ; shop.mango.com