With so much to celebrate: Father’s Day, Mother’s Day, Christenings & birthdays; it can be difficult to find gift sets to suit the recipient. With more and more unique gift ideas available, however, too much choice is not always a good thing. I’ve been on the hunt for the most luxurious and unique gifts sets, and here’s what I consider to be a few of the best to guarantee a lasting impression.
New luxury bathing brand Noble Isle have created this scrumptious gift set containing Noble Isle’s foremost scents: Fireside Bath & Shower Gel, Willow Song Bath & Shower Gel and Lightning Oak Hair & Body Wash. Taking inspiration from all corners of the British Isle and using natural extracts, Noble Isle fragrances smell good enough to eat.
This simply delicious candle gift set includes 3 scents inspired by tea from across the world. The gift set comprises of: The Earl Grey candle which gives a rich citrusy fragrance when lit; The Assam candle has a more reviving smell of green herbs and rose and the Neroli scent is a blend of orange blossom and spiced woods. Penhaligon was founded by William Henry Penhaligon, the perfumer to Queen Victoria, this high prestigious is still maintained in the fragrances created by the brand and makes for a really luxurious gift.
Clive Christian Gift Set
Now this is one fragrance gift set that is to be reserved only for the dearest of recipients. This gift set offers Clive Christian’s prime scents, 1872, X and No.1. The design of the bottles have a royal assent, it dates from 1872 when Queen Victoria granted the use of the crown, as a symbol of utmost quality and British excellence. The No.1 fragrance by Clive Christian has been referred to as the most expensive perfume, this gift set can only be described as luxury in a bottle.
Tea parties are still a very popular social trend, if you know someone who loves afternoon tea and cakes then a tea set makes for a great gift. Tea sets do not come more beautiful than the Wedgewood Lace collection designed by Vera Wang. The luxurious bone china pieces are beautifully decorated using intricate platinum floral patterns, taking inspiration from Vera Wang’s lace wedding dress collection.
Rose Vintage Set at Liberty
Another beautiful tea set is this beautiful Rose vintage set created in celebration of Royal Albert’s 100th anniversary and influenced by the early twentieth century; this will be cherished by all regal glamour lovers.
This is one mouth-wateringly good gift set. Almost everyone loves and appreciates the gift of food. The Draycott hamper from Harrods combines some of the finest flavours, including a morning tea blend, delicious preserves, rich shortbread and chocolate; and it all comes neatly packed in a seagrass basket, so there is no need to worry about the wrapping.
If you are not a tea fan then this hamper is just as indulgent. Containing a bottle of Monkey Shoulder whisky, a smooth blend of Kininvie, Balvenie and Glenfiddich, this gift hamper also comes with two boxes of whiskey truffles.
My grandfather used to say that a woman pampers herself with perfume whereas a gentleman will shave. This exquisite gift set made me realise exactly why. Inspired by the 1800’s this Taylor of Bond Street gift set is an exquisite pampering kit. I came across this gift set whilst searching for gifts for Father’s Day. Containing a soft pure badger hair shaving brush and a 150g bowl of sandalwood shaving cream it has to be one of the top gifts for men.
Boo Boo Congratulations Gift Set
This gorgeous gift set for new Mums has been created by new baby care brand Boo Boo, who pride themselves in using only the most natural ingredients in their skincare products. The beautifully presented gift set also comes complete with little instructions on how to create the perfect relaxation environment for new mums.