Dressing table: Last-minute luxury


1. Dress watch

A watch can be a tricky purchase; play safe with an elegant number in a stylish silver-and-gold colour combination.£250, seiko.co.uk, 01628 770988

2. Earrings

Prada's new capsule collection of jewellery comes in high on many a label-lover's Christmas list; try these chandelier earrings for a head-turning look.£320, Prada, prada.com

3. Purse

You can't go wrong with a purchase from this quintessentially English brand. Invest in a timeless classic.£280, Mulberry, mulberry.com

4. Make-up

Invest in the best for the beauty lover in your life. Sisley's Skinleya is a revolutionary foundation which benefits from the brands famed anti-ageing technology. £110, Sisley, 020-7591 6380

5. Handbag

Stella McCartney's shoulder bag can spruce up any look, and in a pillar-box red it's effortlessly chic.£665, Stella McCartney, stellamccartney.com

6. Ring

For a quirky twist on classic jewellery, choose this adorable bunny ring in 22ct-gold plated silver, from brother and sister design duo Zoe and Morgan. £77, Zoe and Morgan, matchesfashion.com

7. Heels

If you've got cash to splash, give the glamour puss in your life the ultimate twinkle-toe look with these starry shoes. £330, Dolce & Gabbana, dolcegabbana.com