Exclusive holiday offerings worthy of your closest confidantes.
Written By Christine Whitney
Market By Cynthia Cook Smith
You know who they are—the A-list friends on your speed dial (and group text) who weigh in on everything from recommended reading to how soon to call him back to whether you should buy those new block-heel boots (the answers are “Margaret Atwood,” “now,” and “yes”). Here, some inspired ideas for your favorite wing women.
She is always up on the latest gallery openings, and her home is as impeccably curated as a group show at Gagosian. A copy of Ed Ruscha’s art-book-cum-objet They Called Her Styrene, Etc.—a small, block-like volume featuring 600 of the artist’s iconoclastic word pieces—will make an attractive addition to her collection.
THEY CALLED HER STYRENE, ETC.
Come January, her bags will be packed for Bali, Tulum, St. Barts, Bahia, or anywhere the weather is warm and the water is clear. A travel-ready towel from Maslin & Co.’s collection (it’s shaped like a jaguar hide) will be the perfect complement to her Eres swimsuit and impending tan.
MASLIN & CO.
JAguar hide beach towel
If she hates the cold so much that she declines social invitations when the weather dips below 50°F, this cute and cozy topper might help her do away with the excuses.
RAIN FUR POMPOM BEANIE
It was her—not Céline—who kicked off the scarf craze, and in winter you will never see her without one wrapped artfully around her neck. This hand-illustrated wool version from British design duo SWASH is the perfect way to enhance her cold-weather wardrobe.
MENAGERIE PRINT WOOL SCARF
She wrote the book on recycling, grows her own organic ginger, and knows the difference between parabens and phthalates. Although she is well versed in natural beauty, this curation of the industry’s best organic and wild beauty products from Marula, Tata Harper, and RMS will change the life of even the most die-hard eco-phile.
The woman who dreams of a bottomless tote will find a friend in this chic number from Gräf & Lantz. The design duo’s bags—which are produced entirely in L.A.—are made from thick Merino wool felt, à la Joseph Beuys, and are capacious enough to accommodate all the elegant packrat’s essentials.
Gräf & LANTZ