The Greatest Artisan Gift Ideas for Christmas
These masterfully made fashion, jewellery, home and beauty gifts are bound to see them smile come the 25th
To all those hoping to improve on their already impeccable gift-giving reputation, know that the solution lies within this edit of artisan gift ideas for Christmas. Made by master craftspeople – each with years of expertise quite literally at their fingertips – these lovingly crafted pieces are the kind that’ll not only surpass all expectations, but will spread joy for a lifetime. But what else do you expect from Liberty, the unmatched emporium of discovery that’s home to the most exciting innovators and tastemakers around. From one-of-a-kind jewellery and dresses tailored by fashion’s most progressive labels to expertly crafted homeware and obsessively fine-tuned skincare, a gift less ordinary awaits…
Dedicated to a no-detail-too-small approach, look to the leading lights of womenswear for a fashion gift they’ll love now and forever. Whether it's an intricately hand-embroidered dress from Alemais or a small-batch shirt from SZ Blockprints (an atelier that meticulously prints all its fabrics with engraved wooden reliefs), these finely detailed pieces will impress even the hardest to please.
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Utilising the finest fabrics and working with a select network of makers to reinstate meaning and sentimental value within fashion, turn to such progressive labels as Dries Van Noten, Bode or Liberty’s very own in-house collective of creatives if he’s the kind of person who’ll appreciate a wearable masterpiece.
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Liberty’s legendary Jewellery Hall is stocked to its rafters with some of the most coveted treasures, the kind of exquisite rings, necklaces, bracelets and earrings that all showcase incredible levels of craftsmanship. From the diamond-peppered pieces that spotlight Nada Ghazal’s quality over quantity ethos to the hand-enameled and engraved gems that hail from the studio of Cece Jewellery, here’s proof that the best things can in fact come in small packages…
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As a London landmark, Liberty was originally designed to feel like a ship of discovery, one that had just docked in the capital’s centre, filled with incredible wares from both home-grown artisans and those further afield. Today, it’s still laden with the best of the best. Case in point: this selection of most-wanted homeware; it has everything an interiors aesthete could ever wish for.
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When it comes to those who claim they know all there is to know about beauty, the prospect of impressing them might at first seem impossible. But take it from our very own experts: these cult products – all cherry-picked from the industry’s most talented visionaries, experimental fragrance houses and revered brands (who never release a product until it’s truly perfected) – are destined to make their day.
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