Top Festive Gifts for Him
Sandro Chambray Shirt, Dhs825
Your man is sure to look fresh in this two tone blue worker shirt. Perfect for the UAE’s winter chill. We love Sandro’s new line of clothes and this is a winner if your man can pull off this stylish button up. INFO: Available at Bloomingdale’s, The Dubai Mall.
Brink Golf Ball Cufflinks, Dhs150
If your man is a golfer then these silver stainless steel golf ball cufflinks might tickle his fancy. They’re the perfect stocking filler. INFO: Available at Bloomingdale’s, The Dubai Mall.
Behind the Sofa, Celebrity Memories of Dr Who, Dhs88
From Jonathon Ross to Roland Rat (there’s a blast from the past for the older British ex-pats!), celebrity Doctor Who fans share their memories of one of the world’s most iconic TV shows. If your man’s a fan too, he’ll love this book. INFO: Behind the Sofa can be ordered online at www.doctorwhobook.com.
GUESS Seductive Homme Blue Eau de Toilette, Dhs205 for 50ml
What do you get when you mix cardamom, black pepper, cashmere wood and citrus caviar? The answer: pure seduction. We adore this new fragrance from Guess. INFO: Available from Faces and Sephora nationwide.
Porsche Design Titan, Dhs275 for 80ml
The TITAN bottle has a nifty design with a double-sided pressure system that means all your man needs to do is squeeze the bottle to release this new woody citrus fragrance, featuring notes of grapefruit, spearmint, black pepper and basil. INFO: Available at Porsche Design, Mirdif City Centre.
Lot78 Leather Bomber Jacket, Dhs4,500
Prepare him for the cooler season ahead with this slick 100 per cent nappa black leather jacket. This loose fitting jacket has a two-way zip fastening and two zip pockets. INFO: Available at Bloomingdale’s, The Dubai Mall.
Dark Spot Corrector, Dhs364
Is your man happy to use moisturiser and is the UAE weather giving him uneven skin tone? It can be a real issue in sunnier parts of the world like ours, but there’s a new men’s dark spot corrector that promises to improve skin in just four weeks. See those dark spots disappear in time for Valentine’s. INFO: Available at Clinique counters nationwide.
Roda Tie, Dhs525
This fab purple tie will look great on your man when he returns to the office in the new year.
INFO: Available at Harvey Nichols, Mall of the Emirates.
Concord Saratoga Chronograph Stainless Steel 42mm WATCH, Dhs11,760
This new water-resistant watch from Concord is a bit of a treat with signature features including the easily recognisable eight-sided bezel, woven-link bracelet and sophisticated dial patterns. It might even ensure your man is on time. INFO: Available at Ahmed Seddiqi & Sons.
Corneliani Blue Blazer, Dhs5,400
If your man doesn’t already have this blazer, he needs one. It’s smart, it’s stylish and it can be dressed up or down. Corneliani is known for crafting finely-made clobber for the man who likes a bit of luxury. INFO: Available at Harvey Nichols.
Cookery Class for Two, Dhs500
Having trouble getting your man to cook for you? Send him on a two and a half hour cooking class at the School of Culinary and Finishing Arts, where he’ll learn to create a three-course meal. The themes range from Thai Cuisine to Spanish Fiesta. INFO: The gift vouchers are available for purchase at SCAFA from 1 to 31 December, 04 379 4044, www.scafa.ae.
Sandro Silk Scarf, Dhs650
This 100 per cent silk Foulard Print scarf will be sure to keep your man snug in these cooler climes. Pair it with some white jeans and a marina blue coat. INFO: Available at Bloomingdale’s, The Dubai Mall.
The Great British Tuck Shop By Steve Berry and Phil Norman, Dhs77
Which classic chocolate bar did Cadbury workers repair with a blow torch and what really went into Hedgehog crisps? These are the sort or questions addressed in this book of sweets – healthier than a box of chocolate and full of festive nostalgia. What’s not to like? INFO: Available at www.amazon.com.