As Valentine’s Day approaches, our thoughts turn to those we love, as we search for the ideal Valentine’s Day gift. What better way to express our feelings than with beautiful designer wear, shoes or bags? With more than 50 designers to choose from and hundreds of products, The ‘It’ Guide will help you to make the perfect selection.
You can choose by designer or category, browse the sections, look at colour images and read descriptions of each product online. Here you will find some truly gorgeous ideas for Valentine’s Day gifts. Oscar de la Renta’s Embroidered Taffeta Dress in black silk is a strapless design with empire line, boned bust and contrasting underlay. This is a well tailored, chic and elegant prom dress with a hint of 1950s charm, and can be adapted by accessorising with jewellery and high heeled pumps to create a personal look. The Christian Dior Belted Astrakan Coat is an elegant and unusual design, embellished with fox fur cuffs and fur trim to the hem. With a buckle fastening belt it is reminiscent of 1940s Hollywood. Marni’s High Waisted Brocade Skirt in multi-coloured brocade with gold thread is knee length with hip pockets and can be worn as day wear or evening wear, to be dressed up with accessories for all occasions. Bottega Veneta’s Grey Tailored Dress has striking seam details and diamond shaped panelling and cap sleeves. This simple design is classically tailored for a smart and elegant look.
Women can never have enough bags and the Celine Les Cuirs Sulky Tarpan Shoulder Bag is both beautifully designed and extremely practical. In chocolate brown leather it has a fold over with gold tone clasp and chain, one handle and two compartments, and makes the perfect companion for all smart day wear. Vivienne Westwood’s quirky Small Ebury Bowling Bag in vibrant red stamped patent leather will get itself noticed with its huge orb logo to the front. This bag will look stunning with a vivid outfit. The Jimmy Choo Kase Oval Clutch is an unusual design, in gold tone metal with large amethyst stone centrally placed to front and back. The oval clutch bag has a clasp fastening, and has been seen in the hands of celebrities such as Jessica Alba and Eva Longoria.
If the woman of your dreams loves shoes, Miu Miu Almond Toe Pumps in strong tomato red have a 4 inch heel and purple and green sole. This is a very sexy pair of shoes which will look fabulous with single coloured outifts or jeans, making them a versatile addition to any shoe collection. Halston Peep Toe Ankle Boots are made of black suede and have a sexy zip up the heel. The 130mm heel is covered with Swarovski crystal and with a 13mm platform and peep toe these boots will look amazing worn with a prom dress to show off the legs.
To add that finishing touch to any outfit a beautiful Roberto Cavalli Multi Stone Bracelet has a large stone in the centre surrounded by multi coloured gem stones and has to be seen to be believed. It is loud and brash, with the chic undertones of a bygone age of decadence.