Must-Buy Gifts For Everyone On Your Holiday List

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The Host

Indulge your favorite fête-planner with elegant accouterments to keep him or her tastefully entertained.Curated by Jessica Fontaine Swift of Palm Beach Social Diary

A beautiful decanter, like the NUDE Decanter Ring by Ron Arad, will hit the elegance mark every time with beautiful craftsmanship and functionality. The circular silhouette is a showstopper, and guests will be in awe every time it’s brought out; $1,299; available at Callidus Palm Beach;

Mercedes Salazar’s raffia parrots candlestick is perfect for the quirky yet chic host. For a pretty tabletop, pair it with colorful linens, bamboo chargers and hurricane glasses; $142; available at HIVE Home, Gift & Garden;

What host doesn’t like a good wine? Out East’s Côtes de Provence Rosé delivers delicious notes of peaches and berries and its beautiful pale pink hue makes it (almost) too pretty to drink; $24.99; available at Amici Market;

A must-have for the consummate host, “Soirée: Entertaining With Style” by Danielle Rollins is filled with ideas for invitations, table settings, signature cocktails and more, including recipes, tips and imagery aimed at inspiring the imagination; $55, signed by author; available at Mecox Gardens;

MCMow Art Glass’ custom platter will wow guests and bring something special to their dinner table; $75; available at McMow Art Glass;

Photo by Nicholas Mele Photography

The Trendsetter

Novel necessities for a true trailblazerCurated by Nicole Munder and Katherine Lande of LaunchPad Collective

For the highly organized girl-on-the-go, the clutch-shaped, Kim Stripe No. 5 bag by On the Go 24/7 can be popped into a tote or carried solo to a cocktail party; $62; available at C. Orrico Palm Beach;

Unless gifted by a loved one, the fashion addict will be quick to purchase Zimmermann’s super eight tubular mini for herself; $895; available at Zimmermann Palm Beach;

The whimsical Imperfect Tee by Sold Out NYC is the “perfectly imperfect” bestie gift and an easy addition to nearly anyone’s wardrobe; $80; available at LaunchPad Collective on Worth Avenue;

Whether shopping along Worth Avenue or bathing on the beach, Lovely Bird’s San Sebastian travel straw fedora is for the one who desires a stylized look; $188; available at Gypsy Life Surf Shop;

The Nina Small Leopard Bucket Bag by LE NinÈ is the perfect gift for the boho-chic lover who adores a little sparkle; $575; available at Kirna Zabête;

Photo by Jessica Swift

The Jetsetter

Fanciful must-haves for the miss or mister on the moveCurated by celebrity hairstylist Paul Labrecque of Paul Labrecque Salon & Spa

Wherever you are in the world, Cremieux’s classic (and packable!) Panama hat is a snazzy head topper and a sartorial essential; $395; available at Cremieux at The Royal Poinciana Plaza;

A beautiful book of destination photography, like Michael Poliza’s “Africa” is a cocktail table essential and the perfect primer for someone organizing a trip to a far-flung locale; $65; available at

Beats STUDIO 3 wireless headphones play music, make phone calls and connect to an Apple Watch, iPad or Mac. They’re also equipped with a noise-canceling feature ideal for zoning out in busy airports or noisy surrounds; $349.95; available at

My TUMI hanging travel kit is a travel necessity. This leather Dopp Kit is super-durable and roomy enough to carry all my skin and hair care must-haves, like my Paul Labrecque Daily Conditioner Moisture Mud Instant Repair; $275; available at Tumi at The Gardens Mall;

Photo by Eric Striffler Photography

The Bon VivantAu courant gifts for the connoisseur of joyous livingCurated by Monica K. Oberting, Esq. of COMO Home & Design

Frédéric Malle Portrait of Lady perfume was blended for a certain type of wearer—elegant, gracious, strong and beautiful; $370; available at Saks Fifth Avenue on Worth Avenue and at Town Center at Boca Raton;

Gift Van Cleef & Arpels’ newly launched Alhambra necklace 10 motifs with agate set in 18-karat yellow gold, and you’ll have a best friend for life; $8,400; available at Van Cleef & Arpels on Worth Avenue and Mizner Park in Boca Raton;

For the virtual reality gamer, there’s nothing like Oculus Quest. This ground-breaking, all-in-one gaming virtual reality headset can be worn anywhere, provides room-scale tracking without external sensors and has built-in positional audio so headphones aren’t required; $499; available at Best Buy locations;

Sneakers are the hottest trend for anyone, young or old. Nike’s collaboration with high fashion label, Sacai, fuses style and function; $160; available at

Turn the ritual of coffee preparation into a near-spiritual experience with Giobagnara’s retro-inspired Nespresso machine crafted from scratch-resistant and waterproof leather tanned in Italy; $4,900; available at COMO Home & Design at Royal Poinciana Plaza;

Photo courtesy of Kirna Zabête

The Sartorialist

Essentials for the fashion savant with prevailing tasteCurated by Beth Buccini of Kirna Zabête

Celine’s in grained small 16 bag is a “little jewel of a gift” for any woman. It’s so chic and the perfect size and color; $3,850; available at Kirna Zabête at The Royal Poinciana Plaza;

Style insiders will swoon when they unwrap this Toile de Jouy skirt and jumpsuit bearing authentic African prints from the Christian Dior 2020 Cruise Collection; $2,900 (skirt) and $1,850 (jumpsuit); available at Kirna Zabête at The Royal Poinciana Plaza;

Who doesn’t like accessories with a backstory? Verdura’s Night and Day band rings set in 18-karat yellow gold were inspired by the Cole Porter song of the same name; $15,500 and $9,500 respectively; available at Betteridge on Worth Avenue;

Bill Cunningham was the original street style photographer and this new book, “Bill Cunningham: On the Street: Five Decades of Iconic Photography” by The New York Times, chronicles 50 years of style on the street; $58.50; available on

An old school watch with ultra-modern technology—this super chic Apple Watch Hermès checks all the boxes; prices from $1,249;available at

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