5 Luxury Gifts for Him this Christmas
Posted on 05 December 2017
Yes, the festive season is nearly upon us and with only 18 days remaining until the big day, time is of the essence.
So, what do you buy for that special man in your life who seems to have everything?
You’ve bought him umpteen cashmere scarves, vintage whisky sets, designer watches, luxury aftershaves and he has bought himself all the latest tech gadgets...
Whether it’s your husband, partner, father, brother or friend - it can be tricky to find something a bit different for the discerning gent.
We’ve selected our favourite luxury gift ideas from our collection that may appeal to someone who admires quality craftsmanship, design and the finer things in life.
1. Art Deco Bronze Panther by Rulas (SOLD)
This magnificent art deco sculpture shows the full feline grace of the panther stalking its prey.
Its sensuous lines are crafted with bronze patination enhancing its sinuous form.
Set on a black marble plinth and signed by Rulas, this superb piece is an ideal gift for the man who knows a thing or two about aesthetics and design. Read more..
2. Regency Mahogany Games Table (SOLD)
Anyone for backgammon? The epitome of English Regency elegance, this stylish early 19th Century mahogany games table exudes class, featuring burr walnut crossbanding and satinwood. The top of the table slides out to display a beautiful sycamore and mahogany chess board and underlying backgammon board decorated with inlaid brass roundels. Drinks can be placed on the drop leaves while games are in progress. This is the perfect gift for the discerning male with a penchant for both design and board games.
3. 19th Century Copper & Brass Bound Log Bin (SOLD)
There’s nothing better to get into the Christmas spirit than relaxing by the heat of a roaring fire. This 19th Century copper and brass bound log bin is both an attractive and practical centrepiece to complement the hearth and perfect for storing chopped firewood or coal. It is a versatile piece with timeless appeal and one that he will treasure.
4. Regency Brass Topped Fireguard
This handsome Regency period, 19th Century fender protects your surroundings from unwanted sparks from the fire. Its timeless design makes it suitable for both the contemporary and traditional interiors. This fireguard is made from good quality brass, featuring a decorative brass top rail and ball finials. Read more..
5. Set of 4 18th Century Ornithological Engravings by Buffon
Born in Burgundy in 1707, Comte de Buffon was a devoted ornithologist and natural historian and is considered by some to be ‘the father of all thought in natural history’. In both subtle and vibrant colours, this set of four 18th Century copper plate engravings present a decorative study of beaks.
They are in remarkable condition with exquisite attention to detail and printed on original handmade Whatman paper. Expertly framed in patinated antique gold, these unusual prints speak quality in volumes, providing a talking point for any aesthete or naturalist.
Watch out for our sequel coming soon..
5 Luxury Gifts for Her this Christmas
*Please note if any of these of these pieces capture your imagination to avoid disappointment do get in touch to make a reservation. We are receiving a high volume of enquiries!
*Our last dispatch date for items to be guaranteed to arrive in time for Christmas is Monday 18th December.
*For overseas deliveries and larger pieces of furniture an earlier dispatch date may be