Style: Gifting ideas for the fashionistas

From glass bangles to Dior Tribale earringsa list for the serious fashionista

Festive gifting need not be all glitter and bling. This list balances the singularly luxe with what’s in vogue. Gift a fashionista something she will add to her personal collection.

DIOR TRIBALE EARRINGS, in metal with palladium finish and translucent yellow resin pearl, 38,000, available at Dior boutiques at the DLF Emporio mall, Vasant Kunj, New Delhi; and Taj Mahal Hotel, Apollo Bunder, Mumbai.

FENDI SELLERIA BLACK AND WHITE, limited-edition watch with precious leather, diamonds and mother-of-pearl, created from an original Karl Lagerfeld design sketch, 8.73 lakh for the dial and 21,000 for the strap, available at the Fendi boutique in the DLF Emporio mall, New Delhi.

VANKI (RIGID ARMLET) FROM THE GANJAM HERITAGE COLLECTION, made from Banaras-cut diamonds, Burmese rubies, pearls and carved enamel set in 22-carat gold. Price depends on the rate of gold and stones used. Made only on special order. For store details, visit Ganjam.com.

FACETED GLASS BANGLES, in jewel tones, 200-250 a piece, from Hanuman Mandir bangle stores, New Delhi.

HANDMADE BRACELETS AND NECKPIECES, made from fabric waste from péro by Aneeth Arora, 4,000-8,000 for bracelets and 6,000-12,000 for neckpieces. For orders, write to perobyaneetharora@gmail.com or call 09810899385.

BLACK AND WHITE CHECKED HANDWOVEN KANJEEVARAM silk sari with fuchsia pink pallu, by Aavaranaa in Chennai, 12,683, available on Aavaranaa.com.

DAISY SMOCK SILK-WOOL DRESS, with hand-embroidered neck and cuff, 16,500, teamed with a Carina jacket in merino wool, 16,000, and a canvas duffel bag with embroidered patch for 7,000, by Rina Singh of eka, all available at the Good Earth stores in Khan Market and Saket and at Ogaan at the Santushti complex, Chanakyapuri and Hauz Khas, New Delhi. For eka studio appointments, call 0124-4266843.

BROWN LEATHER JUTIS, with Zardozi crest detail, for men, by Sabyasachi, 27,000, available at Sabyasachi stores at Kala Ghoda, Mumbai; Lake Road, Kolkata; Mehrauli, New Delhi, and Banjara Hills, Hyderabad.

UNFOLDING: CONTEMPORARY INDIAN TEXTILES, by Maggie Baxter, published by Niyogi Books, 3,000 (the book is generously discounted on Flipkart.com and Amazon.in).

WOODEN-FRAMED SUNGLASSES, from Ray-Ban Autumn/Winter 2015-2016 collection, 17,990, available at Ray-Ban stores across India.

QUILTED, HAND-BOUND, FABRIC-COVERED FISH NOTEBOOK FOR CHILDREN, available on Redpolka.com, $10, or around 650

HANDCRAFTED KHADI BROGUES, made of 100% genuine leather, by Sole Sisters, 6,250. For orders, write to thesolesisters@gmail.com.

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