She’s the woman who has everything—except these decadent (and oh-so-Violet)
Market By Cynthia cook-smith
Written By Christine Whitney
She prefers her breakfast at Tiffany’s and places her pre-orders before the clothes have left the runway. The sales manager at Maxfield is on her speed-dial (not to mention a fixture at her holiday parties). Here, an assortment of opulent offerings just over the top enough to delight your best—and most extravagant—girlfriend.
Girls like her just want to have fun—ideally with a little help from Herr Karl Lagerfeld.
The original fancy BFF (to the likes of Rudolf Nureyev and Truman Capote), Lee Radziwill celebrates her elegant life in Lee, a new volume of the famed socialite’s personal stories and captivating photographs.
If she’s mad for Valentino’s lush floral accessories and gowns, these botanical ankle boots are sure to make an impression.
garden print ankle boot
For your pal who she loves to turn heads, even when she’s in disguise.
If she’s on the prowl for a new statement handbag, this leopard-print calf hair number is sure to satisfy.
SAC DU JOUR
L.A.-based fine jewelry label Spinelli Kilcollin is hotly sought-after for its linked (diamond and otherwise) rings, which can be worn two ways. Your giftee may also be dazzled by the designer’s new collaboration with Marc Alary, another industry favorite.
VEGA SG ring
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Makeup artist Lisa Storey explains how to execute three dramatic—and festive—takes on gilded eye makeup.