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FabSugar's Picks: Check Out Our Editors' Ultimate Holiday Wish List

Dec 23 2012 - 8:37am

Christmas is two days away, so we have to ask — are you ready? To celebrate the most festive time of the year, we're sharing our personal editors' wish list with you. There's still time! Since we've been good fashion editors this year, we're asking Santa for luxurious Winter coats, delicious scented candles, kitchen gadgets to up our cooking game, and, of course, our dream-ticket shoes and bags. Want to see what else is on our ultimate wish list? Just click the slideshow to see and shop what all of our editors are dreaming of!

For the girl who likes to make a statement, this Mawi hexagon foil and chain necklace [1] ($846) is the ultimate, irresistible, show-stopping piece.

— Chi Diem Chau, associate editor

I'll think of this Zara Hand Made Cape [2] ($189) as my Miranda Kerr [3] coat, and I'll be just one small step closer to emulating her effortless style.

— Hannah Weil, associate editor

I'm obsessed with vintage (or vintage-looking) movie posters, and this Chisolm Larsson Gallery Black Swan Poster [4] ($325) is a pretty incredible find. I love how perfectly it shows the theme of the movie while still looking really cool and film noir. I can't wait to hang it in a huge gold frame in my apartment.

— Brittney Stephens, assistant editor

I'm a sucker for a classic LBD, and with this slightly shapeless, slightly sportier Aritzia Wilfred Colonne dress [5] ($165), you get a staple piece with a long life ahead. What I mean by this is — I can layer it with sweaters for colder weather and keep it light and breezy during the Summer.

— Marisa Tom, associate editor

FabSugar's Hannah Weil introduced me to L'Occitane's Lavender Hand Cream [6] ($22) a few months ago, and she can tell you — I've been borrowing it from her daily ever since. It has the perfect consistency; it keeps your hands hydrated all day, and its smell is so soothing. It's perfect for a mid-day moment of self-indulgence.

— Robert Khederian, fashion editorial assistant

This Burbery Ion-Plated Watch [7] ($750) would make me very, very happy this holiday season — and for years to come.

— Hannah Weil, associate editor

I was sold as soon as I spotted the chunkier gold heel, but as a whole, Marni's patent leather sandals [8] ($738) are essentially the answer to all my "what shoes should I wear with this dress?" problems.

— Marisa Tom, associate editor

I'm a huge Kate Moss [9] fan, and if you know someone who is one too, this Kate Moss tome [10] ($85) is the perfect holiday gift. 368 pages of Kate, it doesn't get better than that.

— Chi Diem Chau, associate editor

With an upcoming trip to Costa Rica, I've got Resort wear on my mind. These Loeffler Randall Skye Leather Gladiator Sandals [11] ($225) would be my footwear of choice. Perfectly supple leather, leg-elongating nude hue — I can think of no better shoe to vacation in style.

— Hannah Weil, associate editor

The ultimate in pamper-yourself products, I could literally bathe in this Jo Malone Vitamin E Scrub [12] ($85). It leaves skin unbelievably soft and smells amazing.

— Hannah Weil, associate editor

I'm always trying to find a pair of boots which not only are fit for winter, but also look polished enough to wear at work. These Cole Haan Air Stanton Chelsea Boots [13] ($248) are perfect for that outdoor/indoor transition . They are completely waterproof and feature a lug sole to make sure you don’t slip on those icy sidewalks, yet their sleek profile makes them appropriate to wear with everything from a suit to jeans.

— Robert Khederian, fashion editorial assistant

My new work tote — I'm pretty sure I could squeeze my laptop in this Alexander Wang Haircalf Tote [14] ($1,100) — I promise, I'd make it work just to have that gorgeous print and luxe texture in tow.

— Hannah Weil, associate editor

It's a guilty pleasure of mine to peruse interior design and real estate websites to inspire my next plan to decorate my apartment. Assouline [15]'s American Fashion Designers At Home by Rima Suqi [16] ($65), which boasts a peak into the homes of everybody from Ralph Lauren [17] to Carolina Herrera [18], may just be the source of my next muse.

— Robert Khederian, fashion editorial assistant

When J.Crew made this cashmere getaway hoodie [19] ($218), did they know I would immediately fall madly in love? It's the perfect go-between for a lazy-day feel with all the perks of a luxe texture and tailored fit . . . You get the picture.

— Marisa Tom, associate editor

I love the look of a classic hat. It adds the perfect retro flare to an outfit, and the best part is that your man can wear it and you can steal it, too. This felt option from Rag & Bone [20] ($175), is hip enough to keep you looking current, while also classic enough to keep you looking great well into future seasons.

— Robert Khederian, fashion editorial assistant

This Marc Blackwell highball glass [21] ($75) will add a luxe touch to any tablewear collection. The gold trim is so chic.

— Chi Diem Chau, associate editor

I don't wear glasses (yet), but I am always finding it hard to keep track of my shades. Enter this charming Michael Devine Dottie Cloud Eyeglass Tray [22] ($30), which is perfect for keeping in the entryway to catch my glasses as I come and go. I love the print, and it can also do double-duty for holding loose change and bobby pins.

— Brittney Stephens, assistant editor

To me, this Burberry rabbit fur stole [23] ($995) is the epitome of Winter luxury. Apart from its obvious warmth-inducing allure, it also provides an instant dose of Russian doll-inspired glamour. Blame it on Anna Karenina, but I'm all about that right now.

— Marisa Tom, associate editor

Once Winter rolls around, nothing feels better than lounging around the house in a pair of cashmere socks — they're such an indulgence. This year, I have my sights set on these Corgi Cashmere Heart Socks [24] ($98); they're obviously adorable, and will look just as great with a pair of Pjs as they will peeking out of a pair of ankle boots.

— Brittney Stephens, assistant editor

This Repossi white gold ear cuff [25] ($4,760) is the ultimate investment piece. I'd wear it all day, everyday — 24/7.

— Chi Diem Chau, associate editor

OK, I'm still not over the sneaker thing. This year, I really just want Santa (or someone really, really sweet) to bring me a pair of these Isabel Marant Betty Leather and Suede Wedge Sneakers [26] ($665) — size 8, please!

— Hannah Weil, associate editor

Cosabella [27]'s Never Say Never Lace 30-Piece Thong Set [28] ($500) is pretty much the equivalent of a year's worth of undies, give or take a month. They really do have the perfect fit, and I love the festive packaging — it's definitely a gift that will keep on giving!

— Brittney Stephens, assistant editor

I'm in need of a new pair of headphones, but the NYC Winter chill makes it really difficult to keep my ears warm and listen to music. So, when I spotted these Juicy Couture faux fur earmuffs [29] ($98) that combine functionality with a luxe component and, oh yeah, a new set of headphones, I knew this was an accessory match made in heaven.

— Marisa Tom, associate editor

I love Carine Roitfeld's high-fashion French aesthetic, especially her signature smoky eye makeup. If this Carine Roitfeld x MAC Jungle Camouflage Eye Color Palette [30] ($44) can't score me her wardrobe or fashion industry prestige, at least I can get her sexy cat-eye look.

— Brittney Stephens, assistant editor

Anita Ko's gold diamond horseshoe necklace [31] ($3,675) is simply irresistible. I'd wear it on my neck 365 days of the year.

— Chi Diem Chau, associate editor

All of my co-workers can attest to how I've been talking about getting a proper desk set to organize my life at the office. I am such a sucker for the color of these Restoration Hardware artisan leather desk accessories [32] ($35-$139), which you know will only look better as you spill some ink on them.

— Robert Khederian, fashion editorial assistant

With the same Parisian charm as Garance Doré herself, who wouldn't want one of her chic little prints? I know I do. I've got my eye on this adorable My Cape [33] ($40) illustration, perfect for my vanity table.

— Hannah Weil, associate editor

I view these little luxuries as life's ultimate indulgence. Who needs an Hermès leather notebook [34] ($360)? Nobody. Who wants one? Me.

— Robert Khederian, fashion editorial assistant

I actually used to not like these so much, but after a little growing up (on my part) and countless Alexa Chung-wore-those-too sightings, I'm obsessed with these Salvatore Ferragamo Varina patent ballerina flats [35] ($425). It's a classic, no-fail flat silhouette with a ladylike twist — I'm considering this a life investment.

— Marisa Tom, associate editor

It'll take a little convincing, but if I can get my guy on board, I'm hoping to add these Adrienne Landau Mongolian Pillows [36] ($170 each) to give our sectional a little more personality — Santa, are you listening?

— Hannah Weil, associate editor

Every girl needs a dazzling clutch, and I think I found my perfect one in this bright red Diane von Furstenberg Tonda crystal leather clutch [37] ($411). It'll pair nicely with every imaginable party dress, but I'd also love to wear it with my more casual daytime outfits, too.

— Chi Diem Chau, associate editor

This is one of those aspirational items that you dream about; it's that beautiful and perfect. Or, at least, I dream about. Yes, I'm convinced this McQ by Alexander McQueen shearling gilet [38] ($1,663) is the epitome of Winter white elegance, and I already have some grand plans for how I'd like to layer this zippered vest if I find it under the Christmas tree.

— Marisa Tom, associate editor

I love how sweet and colorful this Noronha Bib Necklace [39] ($58) is. It has the personality of a great little treasure you might find at the flea market, something you'll mix and match and layer up with your other necklaces — it's just so pretty.

— Hannah Weil, associate editor

Voluspa [40] makes some of the yummiest scented candles around. My sister recently introduced me to this Crisp Champagne scent [41] ($27). I guarantee you won't be disappointed.

— Chi Diem Chau, associate editor

This year, it's time for me to start sending my handwritten notes with a bit more pizzazz. Enter this Ampersandity Custom Calligraphy Address Stamp [42] ($36), which fuses my love of cool typography and subtle craftiness. I absolutely love the font, and I think it'll be a nice surprise for my friends to see in their mailbox.

— Brittney Stephens, assistant editor

I'm always wearing out my iPhone case — the perils of being a 24/7 online writer. I'd love to replace my dinged-up case with this gorgeous Weston Strizzate Firenze printed iPhone 5 case [43] ($50). How amazing is that print?

— Chi Diem Chau, associate editor

I'm a sucker for sleek craftsmanship, and Joey Roth's Ceramic Speakers [44] ($495) are so minimal and stylish. They're made from porcelain, cork, and Baltic birch and will fit right in with any decor style. Plus, from what I've heard, they sound as great as they look.

— Brittney Stephens, assistant editor

I am such a bag man — it's a little bit of a problem. I have been looking for an investment travel bag, and I can see myself carrying the Mulberry clipper [45] ($2,100) now and 20 years from now. It's the perfect size, it's the perfect color, it's lined in suede — which you almost never see anymore — and it has a detachable shoulder strap. This is it.

— Robert Khederian, fashion editorial assistant

This Proenza Schouler PS11 Classic textured-leather shoulder bag [46] ($1,950) is the ultimate splurge and well worth it if you ask me. From the refreshing blue hue to the perfectly shaped silhouette, this investment piece will surely withstand the test of time.

— Chi Diem Chau, associate editor

I can't get enough of Tibi [47] — I would live in this Tibi Sigrid Lace Sweatshirt [48] ($425) all Winter with skinny jeans and cozy trousers and then in Spring with floral skirts. I could probably think of a million ways to wear it — and I would — I love it that much.

— Hannah Weil, associate editor

I wind down most nights with a cup of Earl Grey tea and the Jo Malone Earl Grey & Cucumber Cologne [49] ($60), with its subtle bergamot scent and refreshing cucumber notes, is like dousing myself in my favorite bedtime beverage. In a good way.

— Robert Khederian, fashion editorial assistant

When it comes to someone REALLY special, I always want to get something timeless and luxurious, and ahem, I like to receive that too! There is nothing more timeless than something from Hermés. While a watch is another (very expensive) story, the leather bracelets like the Baby Pavanne [50] ($470) are an ideal choice when you're going in on a gift with friends or siblings.

— Noria Morales, style director

I'm a sneaker addict, so it comes as no surprise that I would fall instantly in love with Golden Goose slide sneakers [51] ($430). Unlike shiny, new iterations, what makes a pair of Golden Gooses so cool is its authentic "scuffed up" appeal and retro vibe.

— Marisa Tom, associate editor

The Sass & Bide Any Given Friday Embellished Silk Gown [52] ($870) is a great alternative to the typical black-tie getup; I love the sexy cutouts, and the colorful sequins are fun and flirty without being too over-the-top.

— Britt Stephens, assistant editor

A girl can never have enough pajamas, especially when they're as chic as this vintage-inspired J.Crew set [53] ($85). It also comes in navy and chambray blue, but who can resist this cherry red hue?

— Chi Diem Chau associate editor

Scarves are arguably my favorite winter accessory — I own more than I care to admit — and this Drakes London Ancient Tartan Plaid Scarf [54] ($320) is sure to keep me cozy while lending a bit of gentlemanly style to my outfit.

— Robert Khederian, fashion editorial assistant

To call Kate Moss [55] my idol is kind of an understatement; she's more of a deity to me. That being said, Silver Ridge Studio's Kate Moss Watercolor Print [56] ($75) will be the perfect handmade addition to my supermodel shrine.

— Britt Stephens, assistant editor

Over the past year, I've gone through a ton of crappy headphones. This year, I'm asking Santa for these luxurious Molami leather headphones [57] ($300). They're the best in sound and style.

— Chi Diem Chau associate editor

I've officially fallen for these Westward N9.2 Color Revolution sunglasses [58] ($165). After seeing mirrored shades all over Fashion Week I'm finally completely convinced of their cool factor.

— Hannah Weil, associate editor

If we're going the route of something I would never buy for myself, but would love to get, this is it: Carine Gilson Lace-Appliqued Silk Chemise [59] ($1,370). It's stunning in a delicate ethereal underthings kind of way, which makes it all the more special.

— Marisa Tom, associate editor

Fashionable bath mats — kind of an oxymoron, right? I'm hoping to bring my powder room to the next level with this Missoni Home Noriko Bath Mat [60] ($225). The color palette spans all seasons, and the floral pattern will look really cute against a striped shower curtain.

— Britt Stephens, assistant editor

MiH Jeans's Denim-Sleeved Leather Biker Jacket [61] ($925) is the perfect blend of laid-back denim jacket and badass biker cool. The gray-toned leather is a nice alternative to basic black, and it would look great over an LBD for holiday parties.

— Britt Stephens, assistant editor

Lomography cameras are such a fun way to take pictures and this neon yellow rendition [62] ($135) not only scores high on the style meter, but is also a really cool gift for the novice photographer.

— Chi Diem Chau associate editor

I'm obsessed with Josie Maran's Argan Oil [63] ($96 for 4 oz.) — it's antiaging and moisturizing properties are unreal, and it smells amazing, too. I'd love to see this under the tree!

— Britt Stephens, assistant editor

While I may not need another pair of ankle boots, I'm still lusting after Loeffler Randall's Eva Stacked Heel Booties [64] ($395). The leather detail feels special, and I think they'll look great with thick tights and a sweater dress.

— Britt Stephens, assistant editor

Every year I give (and hope to get) lots of candles, and you can't beat the beauty of French brand Diptyque [65]. This year, their special Sapin Doré candle [66] ($68) conjures up the scent of "golden spruce trees." Better yet, it comes in this beautiful emerald and gold glass.

— Noria Morales, style director

I've become a little bit of a running nut. You may already know that I've set my sights on a Nike [67] FuelBand, but what you don't know is that I'm in dire need of some really sturdy Winter running clothes. The snow hat and thermals aren't cutting it anymore. Thus, I'm hoping Santa will bring me this Nike x Undercover Gyakusou convertible running jacket [68] ($300). The sleek cut, cool palette, and innovative Japanese tailoring has me sold.

— Marisa Tom, associate editor

This Craft-a-Day book [69] ($16) goes hand in hand with my New Year's resolution to get artsy. It's filled with bits of inspiration, projects, and tons of photos. I can't think of a better afternoon with girlfriends than picking up one of these crafts together.

— Hannah Weil, associate editor

I own a ton of crappy bottle openers, most of which always seem to get lost in my kitchen drawers. Cross my heart, I will never misplace this incredibly awesome jeweled Kelly Wearstler bejeweled rendition [70] ($425).

— Chi Diem Chau associate editor

Nothing says love like a hot red bag, and this Shooter bag from Loeffler Randall [71] ($350) is the perfect gift for someone who loves a good handbag but might not splurge for it in such a siren red. It's sexy and classy at the same time.

— Noria Morales, style director

Confession: given the option, I will happily sit down and watch as many episodes of The Barefoot Contessa as can fit on my DVR. I was so excited to hear that Ina Garten was coming out with another cookbook, Barefoot Contessa: Foolproof [72] ($35), just in time for the Holidays. I would love to surprise my friends with an elegant dinner instead of pizza for our next get together!

— Robert Khederian, fashion editorial assistant

I'm not one to wear red but this stunning, gorgeous skirt had me at hello. How perfectly festive is this Tibi silk faille skirt [73] ($525) for the holidays?

— Chi Diem Chau, associate editor

My hair is in major transition mode right now, which means I pretty much have it twisted in a bun every day. These rad Fenton gunmetal earrings [74] ($280) are sure to add a nice pop of bling to my look.

— Chi Diem Chau, associate editor

We always stress the importance of nailing the classics, and I'm about to reveal something big: I still haven't found my investment pair of black pumps. You know the ones? The ones with a timeless silhouette and a not-too-high, not-too-matronly heel? Well, I think my problems are solved with this structural pair by Balenciaga [75] ($655). They are perfect for wearing with my beaten-up boyfriend jeans or a really feminine dress, and with New Year's Eve on the horizon, I know these pumps wouldn't fail me.

— Marisa Tom, associate editor

Eddie Borgo [76] is one of the most talented American jewelry designers right now, and I'm loving the unexpected elegance of this Pave Door Latch Cuff [77] ($450)

— Noria Morales, style director

To me, a Burberry [78] coat, like this Fur Trim Hooded Duffle Coat [79] ($1,695) is the epitome of perfect, classic coats, the kind I'd keep forever. Every year, I fantasize about adding one to my wardrobe — so this year, I'm asking Santa for one.

— Hannah Weil, associate editor

If I was the lucky recipient of this magnificent beaded Fendi Daisy clutch [80] ($2,270), I would wear it with anything; jeans, dresses, gowns, — you name it [81]. This is indeed a wish list right?

— Chi Diem Chau, associate editor

One of my favorite runway collections for Fall was Rag and Bone [82] because of the cozy layering; hence, on my wish list is their amazing mohair and wool wrap sweater [83] ($450). It could be the best thing to happen to me since cashmere blankets.

— Noria Morales, style director

Like every style conscious young gent out there, I have my eye on a pair of double monkstrap shoes. But not just any, pair. The William by John Lobb [84] ($1,350) may be a serious investment, but this shoe, with its gorgeous caramel colored leather, is built to last forever.

— Robert Khederian, fashion editorial assistant

The holidays call for cozy lounge wear — cue these Aerie French Terry Skinny Boyfriend Pants [85] ($35), which I'm convinced will be my official "chill" piece. See that drawstring waist? Perfect for wearing after a huge holiday meal.

— Britt Stephens, assistant editor

Johan Lindeberg created the perfect unisex scent with this BLK DNM Perfume 11 [86] ($135). The spicy, woody scent is perfect for Fall and Winter.

— Chi Diem Chau, associate editor

As far as I'm concerned, this darling Chinti and Parker Reindeer Intarsia Cashmere Sweater [87] ($560) needs no explanation. The reindeers are adorable, yes, but the neon trim and elbow patches give it that extra something special. Santa, are you reading this?

— Britt Stephens, assistant editor

Because I lose gloves on a weekly basis, I keep a stockpile of different styles, and I was so psyched to find these edgy cool Express gloves [88] ($50). The long ribbing makes them extra warm, and fingerless is a must for a texter like me. They look ultra luxe, and make for a great stocking stuffer!

— Noria Morales, style director

The hunt for the perfect LBB (little black bag) is over thanks to this Mulberry Lily tiger bag [89] ($846). Between the classic black silhouette to the whimsical tiger embellishment, it's pretty tiggerific. Sorry, I had to go there.

— Chi Diem Chau, associate editor

Every season, Valentino devises the perfect pair of ladylike studded shoes. I hope Santa knows I had my eye on the latest rendition, these gorgeous Valentino studded sandals [90] ($990), for a while now.

— Chi Diem Chau, associate editor

Every year, I'm in search of that bag that will change my wardrobe — make my outfits feel cooler, more polished, a little more luxe. This year, I've loved every iteration of Alexander Wang [91]'s cool-girl bags, but this Devere Structured Shoulder Bag [92] ($860) really got me. I love the structured shape, the tote-anywhere size, and the smart top handle or easier cross-body strap — I love everything about it.

— Hannah Weil, associate editor

This is the kind of dress — Free People Debbie's Limited Edition Dress [93] ($500), to be exact — that I'd never get tired of, especially in light of the Winter white craze. The crochet and lace detail is dynamic enough to keep a casual knit sweater on top interesting, and in the warmer months, it can be worn as is.

— Marisa Tom, associate editor

This is one of those frivolous luxuries that feels more like a lifestyle necessity to me at this point. I'm talking about Le Labo's Santal 26 candle [94] ($60), which is a constant in my apartment. It's a bit masculine and musky, but also smells fresh and cozy. To me, it's the closest I'm going to get to feeling like I'm in a cabin in the woods with a roaring fire as my soundtrack.

— Marisa Tom, associate editor

If I could have a lifetime supply of this Molton Brown Naran Ji Hand Wash [95] ($28), I would be undeniably happy. I am secretly obsessed with luxurious hand soaps — a very particular obsession, I know — and there is none that feels better, or smells better, as you're scrubbing up.

— Robert Khederian, fashion editorial assistant

My feet are the first things to freeze up during the Winter and instead of wearing layers of socks, I would love to slip my toes into these cozy shearling Wicked Good moccasins [96] ($69).

— Chi Diem Chau associate editor

I'm all for a ladylike coat, but every once in a while it's fun to get a little rugged. I'm imagining myself wearing this Belstaff Padded Shell and Shearling Coat [97] ($3,995) and instantly being transported to Aspen. By the way, can someone hook me up with a pair of skis? And a plane ticket?

— Britt Stephens, assistant editor

I can literally go through this jar of Kiehl's Creme de Corps body butter [98] ($38) in a week. I'm asking Santa for at least five jars to last me through the Winter season.

— Chi Diem Chau, associate editor

Isn't the point of a holiday gift to get something you would never get for yourself? Case in point: Fleur of England's gorgeous silk and lace kimono [99] ($346) is obviously what you should be wearing when spending a lazy Saturday at home instead of old sweatpants.

— Noria Morales, style director

Coach's men's line can do no wrong in my eyes, and the moment I saw the New Crosby Business Tote [100] ($568), I actually stopped breathing a bit. It's everything I want in a daytime bag: something large enough to hold all of my stuff while also coming in a rugged color and a durable leather, so I know that it will stand up to the wear I'm going to put it through. Extra points for the shoulder strap — that's the best.

— Robert Khederian, fashion editorial assistant

When I see Rag & Bone's Zip Top [101] ($350), all I can think is "life of the party." It'll especially come in handy on New Year's Eve.

— Britt Stephens, assistant editor

I'm definitely on a bit of a juice kick, but how great is a gift that's also an investment in your health?! This Vitamix Professional Series 500 Blender [102] ($500) is the ultimate juicer, the same professional appliance they use in all of my favorite juice shops here in NYC, so I know I'd be getting the same quality without leaving my apartment.

— Hannah Weil, associate editor

Oh hello, my dream holiday shoe comes complete with a bow on top! These Gianvito Rossi bow tie sandals [103] ($775) are so festive and fun, but the clean and classic design make these a timeless gift for the shoe lover if you ask me.

— Noria Morales, style director

I believe that a man should really luxuriate in shaving every day, and The Art of Shaving Silvertip Badger brush kit in sandalwood [104] ($210) is the best way to stock all of your shaving needs. The silvertip brush will exfoliate your skin, while the aftershave cream will keep your face feeling soft all day long in a scent that is classically masculine.

— Robert Khederian, fashion editorial assistant

Josef Albers [105]'s Homage to the Square [106] ($149) series is arguably my favorite collection of artwork after 1950. There is something about the clean lines of his compositions and his understanding of color that I find so captivating. I especially like this iteration, with its cool, gray, outer square, which contrasts so highly with the warm orange and yellow of the inner squares. I may not be able to afford an original Albers, but this print is definitely on my holiday list this year.

— Robert Khederian, fashion editorial assistant

I'm pretty sure I've wanted a Comme des Garçons wallet since birth; that may be a stretch, but I honestly think this is my year! I love how this Polka-Dot Leather Wallet [107] ($335) is sweet, yet sophisticated — and best of all, it has a ton of room for all my receipts and loose change.

— Britt Stephens, assistant editor

A more functional and fitness-themed jewelry gift, if you will. Enter the Nike+ Fuelband [108] ($149), which I've just recently been introduced to and want for my own. The bracelet tracks your day, helps you reach fitness goals, and also features a more social component to it (you can share stats with friends). It definitely will help me push myself out of the Winter slump, and where holiday indulgences are concerned, I'll consider this a healthy investment.

— Marisa Tom, associate editor

I actually cannot get enough puffer vests in my life, which is why I'm asking Santa for this Madewell tartan vest [109] ($168). Bonus: it's hooded!

— Noria Morales, style director

With Winter comes rain, sleet, and snow — the perfect recipe for a bad hair day. I'm hoping that this All For Everyone Dash Dot Hat [110] ($48) will help keep me warm, dry, and adorable.

— Britt Stephens, assistant editor

I remember a couple of years ago there was a picture on The Sartorialist of a man who wore an oversize sweater over his suit jacket. I have always wanted to re-create that look, but never found the perfect piece — until now. This Fairisle Cardigan Sweater by Maison Martin Margiela [111] ($1,495) is purposefully oversize enough so it's perfect for layering, and its color palette and classic pattern make it easily workable in many different outfits.

— Robert Khederian, fashion editorial assistant

Who doesn't want wine for the holidays (or any days)? Gift me with this cheeky bottle of delicious Swanson Vineyards Swell Swill 2009 California Proprietary Red Wine [112] ($25), and I'll gift you with a big hug and an even bigger pour.

— Britt Stephens, assistant editor

I've been a big fan of Deb Perelman's blog — to me, she's always made cooking (even the fancy stuff) seem fun and easy — and her photos are downright gorgeous. I can't wait to add her Smitten Kitchen cookbook [113] ($20) to my collection. And, while I selfishly want one just for me, it would also make a pretty awesome gift (foodie, or not!).

— Hannah Weil, associate editor

This may not be the first time I've wanted a Miansai [114] bracelet, and I am fairly confident it won't be the last. The Leather Laxey Bracelet [115] ($130) has that go-with-everything appeal that will elevate any look as you throw it on going out the door.

— Robert Khederian, fashion editorial assistant

After a year in NYC, our apartment is still coming together; it needs pieces with personality to make it feel more like a home. I adore these Chevron throws [116] ($198) — and even better, I think my boyfriend will too, so there won't be a fight about decorating.

— Hannah Weil, associate editor

I love the boxy shape and all-seasons appeal of this shoulder bag (and I bet it could be a crossbody, too), but the braided chain strap gives it a little extra flair. Consider this Stella McCartney faux leather shoulder bag [117] ($1,285) the gift I would never buy myself, but want tenfold.

— Marisa Tom, associate editor

I'm such a sucker for giving and getting notebooks, and quite frankly, I'm an equal opportunist when it comes to the kind I like most. This time around, I'm stocking up on Knock Knock's Note to Self pocket notebook [118] ($6) for myself (and to give as stocking stuffer one-offs). It's cute, quirky, and the perfect size for making lists.

— Marisa Tom, associate editor

It's my mission in life to have a bookcase filled with beautiful fashion and art books, and the newly released Vogue: The Editor's Eye [119] ($75) may kick off my collection. I can just get lost flipping through its pages.

— Robert Khederian, fashion editorial assistant

For the fashion lover who has everything, a little piece of Balenciaga [120] never hurts. They have tons of small leather goods at lower price points, but I'm especially smitten with the structured pouch [121] ($345), which can function as the chicest clutch.

— Noria Morales, style director

Another year, another beautiful bag to obsess over. This time around, I've got my eye on Alexander Wang's Rockie Satchel [122] ($725). It's a smaller, more compact version of his infamous Rocco duffel, but it definitely doesn't skimp on style. The deep teal shade and brass hardware make it especially drool-worthy.

— Britt Stephens, assistant editor

My closest associates know I have a soft spot for pink. This J.Crew cashmere v-neck sweater [123] ($248) will undoubtedly keep me bright and cozy all Winter long.

— Chi Diem Chau, associate editor

I've had my eye on these Karen Walker shades [124] ($181) for what seems like forever. I think because I've already got too many pairs of sunglasses, they're the piece I couldn't justify getting myself, but they'd make the perfect gift. I imagine they'll make me feel polished and cool, even when I'm throwing them on to cover tired eyes along with my yoga pants for running errands.

— Hannah Weil, associate editor

I'm pretty sure I would wear this Emerson Fry high tech fur collar [125] ($188) with just about everything, maybe even when I'm at home in my pajamas. It's luxurious all by itself, but totally versatile in what it can be styled against. From the most pared-down jeans-and-jacket look to a formal night out ensemble, it's a Winter must have in my book.

— Marisa Tom, associate editor

Tiny gold studs are the way to my heart, and these Emily Elizabeth Bee Stud Earrings [126] ($30) give a nod to my nickname, B.

— Britt Stephens, assistant editor

I'm in desperate need of a new wallet — this Proenza Schouler PS1 Wallet [127] ($165) isn't just a classic with its buttery leather finish, it's also a pretty affordable way to get a little Proenza in my life.

— Hannah Weil, associate editor

I always wear the same two minimalist rings on my left hand, and that's because the rings I love to wear most are simple and have a story. That's why I'm completely drawn to this 3D-printed Mendelheit ring [128] ($77) — I can customize it to fit me perfectly on Shapeways and it becomes something that's totally unique to me from start to finish.

— Marisa Tom, associate editor


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