Glam Holiday gifts for the fashionista in your life
By Carla Snuggs
Christmas is just around the corner and if you’re like me, you’re still hunting for the perfect gift for someone extra special - the fashionista! Enjoy this roundup of chic and stylish gifts, from gorgeous necklaces to fun wristlets and funky socks. There’s a glam gift for every style in Posh Beauty Blog's Holiday Gift Guide – Accessories Edition!
One of the cutest brands I’ve come across this year is IVChic. IVChic wants you to find the perfect tiara for your bun, the extra touch for your ponytail, the perfectly polished demur made to look and feel effortless yet extremely glamorous. With a collection of unique, chic and stylish hair jewelry designed with women on the go in mind; having a bad hair day is long gone. The City Chic Collection has various cuffs that go over the bun and give your hair a sleek finished look. They make the perfect stocking stuffer for the fashionista (or for yourself) And get this – IVChic is having a promotion: 20% off your entire purchase and free shipping if you spend $50 or more! Posh beauty Blog Picks: City Chic Collection: Austin ($30), City Chic Collection: Denver ($18) and City Chic Collection: San Francisco ($38)
Twin sisters Brynne and Bailye Stansberry are the co-founders of TwoAlity, LLC and designers of Boots by TwoAlity™. They recently launched the newest addition to their line - TwoAlity Wristlets. They make a cute stuffer! They’re great for holiday parties and holiday travel, too! They make a quick little bag to put your networking business cards in and a lip gloss, your favorite mints and compact necessities. They come in so many fun colors and patterns! There’s something for every mood and style ($14.99: Thetwoalitystore.com).
Chantilly Lace Capelet and Jubilee Dress by Los Angeles brand Fleet Collection
Treat yourself! Experience vintage elegance and glamour with this delicate Chantilly lace topper of precious soft black lace cut to drape gracefully over the shoulders. It’s got a hand cut, raw edge to accentuate a draped flutter ($21, Fleetcollection.com). Posh Beauty Blog also loves this elegant little cocktail number in shimmering taffeta and full bouffant pleated skirt with attached tulle petticoat. This delightfully posh party dress is sure to add a bit of sparkle to any event ($84.00, Fleetcollection.com)
Isabelle Grace Jewelry
Necklaces are always a great go-to accessory for any outfit make a great gift for the girl who wants to make a statement. (Pictured left to right, top to bottom) Catrinka Necklace ($62) a great chunky piece that is the definition of modern rebel, featuring genuine leather, gold plate chain and obsidian black (available in multiple colors); Crystal Draped Necklace ($62) a stunning piece in gold or gunmetal, featuring three Swarovski patina crystals; Arrowhead Necklace ($98) is truly a statement piece, featuring an arrowhead stone hand-painted with a gold accent (available in multiple colors); Neriah Cross Necklace ($82) a striking piece featuring a Swarovski cross on a diamond cut antique brass chain; and the Hearts Alight Necklace ($55) perfectly glitzy for the holidays, radiant with star faceting and a Swarovski crystal (available in multiple colors).
Used to store makeup, jewelry, accessories, clutches and more, GLAMboxes create a perfect storage space for the girl in your life to display her most coveted beauty essentials. GLAMboxes are designed and produced in the USA and come in a variety of shapes and sizes. Celebrity fans include Catt Sadler, Jen Atkin, Maria Menounos, Emmy Rossum, Shay Mitchell, Ariana Grande, Brittny Gastineau and more. Prices range from $27-$329 and are available on Glamboxes.com.
Stylinity Selfie Stage and Stylinity App
Looking for a stocking stuffer with benefits for the selfie queen in your life? For just under $20.00, give them a gift that keeps giving: the Selfie Stage™from Stylinity. Available for the holidays at Selfiestage.com, the patented wall-mounted smartphone cradle, which can be hung in multiple ways, helps the lucky recipient get just the right selfie shot. And, thanks to Stylinity, the new app that makes selfies shoppable, that photo can pay off big time. Just download the Stylinity app from iTunes and tag any selfies with items featured (fashion, beauty products, furniture, etc.). Sharing that tagged image on social media could reap big rewards — if friends or followers click through and buy something, the sharer earns redeemable cash and products as well as access to exclusive experiences!
The Hip Hugger by Petal & Stem
Petal & Stem have created the brilliant "Hip Hugger", a cute belt for the woman who needs two hands, and well ado with all that we juggle! When your purse is too much but you need a few extra pockets, stash a few necessities like your credit cards, cell phone, and portable beauty gear on your hips and feel the freedom your hands were meant to enjoy! This is a great gift for the frequent traveler, too! Use your belt to keep everything close to your body and with two invisible pockets others just think it is a sweet accessory! There 3 different sizes to choose from, with 3 sets of snaps to adjust the belt size, plus an adorable detachable cell phone/passport pouch that can be worn on your normal belt. Posh Beauty Blog Picks: Reversible 4 Pocket Ginger Bliss Hip Hugger ($68, Petalandstem.com)
BLACKSOCKS, the ecommerce pioneer and inventor of the sockscription, has gone rogue for the holiday, launching a set of Funky Socks - a total of six new styles! Launched in partnership with famous Swiss blues musician Philipp Fankhauser, BLACKSOCKS’ Funky Socks collection offers a dozen different styles, each with a unique, colorful pattern. The new styles are available for purchase here: Blacksocks.com.
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Whats your favorite holiday fashion accessory? Leave your comments below!