Time is running out! Find last minute Christmas gifts for your mom, sister, or meilleure amie by shopping some of our favorite French brands. From luxurious jewelry to winter accessories and fun, home accessories, these five items are sure to please the Francophiles on your list this holiday season.
Burgundy Vaporetto Bangle, bangle up, $85 SHOP
Bangle up’s burgundy and gold bangle is the perfect gift for the cool, trend-savvy girl on your list. The bangle is a combination of gold-dipped brass and enamel, which creates a strong, vibrant, eye-catching pigment. Wear the versatile bangle alone for a splash of color, or stack it up with other bracelets for a unique look.
Francette Scarf, Maradji, $60 SHOP
It’s a well-known fact that no matter the season, French women can’t live without a classic silk scarf. The scarf at the top of our wish list this holiday is Maradji’s Francette peacock print silk scarf. Dark blue and printed with gold, art-deco-inspired designs, this beautiful, handmade textile will transform any ensemble with its effortlessly cool style.
Django Safran Leather Case, Maradji, $67, SHOP
Maradji’s Django safran leather case is a versatile item that’s ideal for that hard-to-shop-for person. Crafted from velvet goat leather, the pouch can function as a snug iPad case, or could also be used as an on-the-go clutch to hold your daily accessories. The handmade clutch has a braided leather tassel, a zip closure, 100% cotton lining and a small inside pocket for organization.
Antoinette Incense Holder, Astier de Villatte, $98, SHOP
One of our favorite shops to visit in Paris is Astier de Villatte – it’s home goods mecca for all things porcelain. For the perfect winter gift, we love the French brand’s Marie Antoinette-inspired incense holder. Chic and eccentric, this incense holder would make a charming addition to the history buff’s mantle or coffee table all year long.
Eiffel Tower Royal Blue Cocktail Napkins, D. Porthault, $225, SHOP
Guests will be delighted at the next dinner party with these Eiffel Tower cocktail napkins. Hand-embroidered by luxury French linen brand, D. Porthault, these cocktail napkins are a timeless must-have for any Francophile’s home. The simple, sophisticated napkins are sold as a set of six, and are available in royal blue, light blue or gray.