With Valentine’s Day not far away now, what are you going to be buying for the travel-obsessed loved one in your life? Whether it’s a new bag, new shoes or a new scent, there are some great ideas here for the special someone in your life who already seemingly has everything. Read on if you’re in need of inspiration!
Rooted in layers of historically feared and even outlawed aromatics, Forbidden begins with a erogenous absinthe and damiana opening, then sweetly drops into an intoxicating heart accord of tuberose, wild mushroom and papyrus. A smooth finish of precious woods, snake leather and sweet baked earth complete this long-lasting unisex perfume.
Available directly from the perfume house at houseofmatriarch.com, in select Nordstrom stores and at Nordstrom.com
A beautiful complexion is always in fashion and Valentine’s Day is the perfect time to pamper your loved one. Erno Laszlo’s latest innovation, White Marble Sheet Mask, is a highly advanced skin-brightening product that delivers a luminous complexion. This luxurious 10-minute treatment infused with glycerin and sodium hyaluronate, helps to retain moisture and provide intense hydration, while illuminating the skin and imparting a youthful glow.
The White Marble Sheet Mask (£95; six individual facial sheet masks) is available from Harrods and online at ErnoLaszlo.com
Make her day this Valentine’s Day with something silver from online jeweller Corazon Latino. Offering an exclusive range of beautifully crafted sterling siver jewellery combined with great old fashioned customer service, they provide the discerning gentleman with the perfect place to shop for something romantic for the lady in his life.
This beautiful Lyra set is available both as individual pieces (Necklace £350, Bracelet £250, Earrings £55) or as a full set and comes beautifully boxed, with optional personalised gift wrap and a no quibble money back guarantee. It can be couriered worldwide within 3 working days and delivered free within the UK in less than 48 hours, so wherever in the world you are, you can bring some sparkle to her day.
Bask in the sunshine on the edge of a yacht in the Melissa Odabash Maui One Piece with its beautiful sleek look and gorgeous shimmering mint hue, available to buy online from Simply Beach. A tie halter neck gives you support and a secure fit, whilst a plunge front and ruched detailing under the bust shows off that hourglass figure.
Justine Red‘s Area 51 Hobo bag – made in Paris and meant to travel – gives a contemporary yet sophisticated look. Made of exclusive rubber 3D material that is light and very resistant, and with a nappa leather shoulder handle, it is chic and fun. Also smart, it will safely hold all of her Valentine’s valuables in its zipped pocket and carry her iPad, book notes, etc so she can travel or roam the city.
The Area 51 – which costs €160 – comes in a sharp range of luminous and chic colors, and each bag is made in Paris and numbered for lifetime guarantee.
Kendall is a lacy, luxurious midnight dream: spellbindingly beautiful, she lingers long in the memory. Make a seductive statement in the Kendall suspender, made with luxurious, sultry Leavers lace, allowing for a tantalising glimpse of skin beneath it. This wide suspender style features a flattering scalloped edge design at the base, trimmed with delicate eyelash lace. The opaque, soft, satin elastic waistband is topped with a dainty centre front bow, from which lead matching slender straps at the front and rear, fastening with a hook and eye clasp. Wear with Agent Provocateur‘s classic black silk stockings for the most desirous effect.
Sophistication and style are now encapsulated in a complete package of understated elegance; crisp, clean and luxurious. Antioxidant-rich botanicals of red tea, soy, ginkgo biloba, grape seed and milk thistle, renowned for their beneficial attributes, combine in a dynamic blend to restore and revive. The rich formulation of Gilchrist & Soames‘s London shampoo provides superior lather and gentle cleansing, leaving your hair shiny and full of life, while the conditioner, infused with moisturising emollients, leaves it silky and manageable.
Packaged with simple, elegant gift-giving in mind, this exclusive gift set features 8oz shampoo, 8oz conditioner and 6oz aloe soap.
One of A Luxury Travel Blog’s “tried and tested” travel bags – the MotoChic Lauren – is now available in a limited edition set for Valentine’s Day. Luxury travelers will fall in love with the Lauren’s unique ability to transform from a chic, svelte backpack into a classy, carry-all tote bag in seconds. Its companion essentials bag, the Valerie, can be worn 5 ways.
With design and spirit inspired by style icon Lauren Hutton, this meticulously crafted, luxurious luggage is just as functional and durable as it is high fashion. From your transcontinental flight to shopping in exotic markets, it’s ideal for travel, work, and play. The set is available with a black, red or white 100% leather Lauren backpack/tote, and a Valerie bag in black. It can be yours for $295USD (regularly $380USD) when you buy before February 15th.
Whether on the beach, by the pool or sipping cocktails as the sun sets – these gorgeous dresses from Monorails & Satellites are perfect for fashion conscious travellers. Made in the UK from luxury Italian cotton jersey, the unique collection of versatile cover-ups are the perfect mix of stylish design and cool comfort and look as good paired with flip flops as dressed up with heels, making them the hardest working item in any holiday wardrobe – and an ideal gift for Valentine’s day (or any day!)
Sensual, luxurious and utterly indulgent, The Sitota Collection’s Body Candle is designed to soften skin and scent your surroundings. As the candle burns, the essential oil infused wax melts into a warm body oil that is scented with their best selling Aigyptos fragrance. Made from 100% coconut wax, shea butter, jojoba essential oil and vitamin E, Body Candle serves as a superb moisturizer and is perfect for a romantic Valentine’s Day couples massage.