We all want to give something from the heart on Christmas, but what do you get someone who has everything? How about something extra special that holds more meaning than just a photo frame or a basic necklace? During the time of giving, many are often left wondering how to make something regular extra special, which is why we’ve come up with a solution: personalizing. From jewelry to jackets, there’s something for everyone and monogramming is a great way to let them know their gift is as one-of-a-kind as they are — because who doesn’t want something that’s made just for them?
What once was a service exclusive to certain boutiques is now more readily available, and the options are endless. From initials to birthdays to anniversaries or even inside jokes, there are no bounds to how far you can go with your special message. So no matter if you’re shopping for a parent, sibling, BFF, or significant other, you’ll know that they wont have anything quite like a monogrammed candle in their favorite scent an embossed bracelet that fits just right. This holiday season, it’s time to get personal.
Aspinal of London offers a special service that will emboss many of its luxury items with initials, but one in particular stands out — the iPhone cover. An item that’s used daily, it’s always on hand and guarantees that the person on the receiving end of this gift keeps you in mind every time they pick up their phone.
Just a whiff of a perfume from the masters at Jo Malone is enough to feel warm inside, but this year, it’s time to make scent a little more unique with a little engraving. Add the initials or a secret message for a special someone to one of the cologne bottles or candles and rejoice in their delight as they get a gift tailor-made for them.
From initials to names and roman numerals, Monica Vinader’s beautiful accessories can hold a lot of meaning — both sentimental and engraved. Quirky charms, stunning bracelets, and delicate necklaces can be engraved to show just how special the wearer is. Jewelry that is taken up a notch: a winning combination.
Personalized Precious Metals
There’s a secret double meaning to Hiba Jaber’s accessories that makes them as exclusive as they are beautiful. Combining several rings to create initials, it’s a puzzle that is covered in precious stones, just the way we like it. Available in Arabic and English, these adornments can be customized and worn separately or together — the options are plenty.
Did you know that Harvey Nichols in the Mall of the Emirates, Dubai, has a service that will personalize an item bought at the store? From scarves to bathrobes and shirts, the luxury department store will help add words, names, and symbols in a variety of colors to your item of choice. Opening up the doors for infinite possibilities, any gift can be just a little more distinct this Christmas.