We all know someone who will accept nothing less than luxury gifts. So why not treat them to something really special this Christmas?
You've been careful with your bank balance for most - ok some, of the year - and Christmas is all about splurging that little bit extra. We've compiled a few suggestions for those people who demand much more than ordinary. So no need to panic over getting it just right.
The Éadach Collection by Sarah O'Neill is perfect for anyone who is fascinated by all things zodiac. Each design is inspired by a star sign and their individual traits. Above are the designs for Aries and Pisces and they are simply gorgeous. Shop the full collection at The Marvel Room in Brown Thomas.
This eeye-catchingdesigner bag is the perfect addition to any evening outfit with a metallic snakeskin finish. It can be used as a clutch or across the body and is from the MICHAEL Michael Kors collection, available from Arnotts.
These Waterford Crystal goblets will add a bit of Irish culture to homes this Christmas. The Lismore pattern takes its name from Lismore Castle in County Waterford.
These pure silk pajamas by Olivia Von Halle are about as stylish as sleepwear gets. With a classic black and ivory pattern and ribbon fastening they will never go out of fashion. Available at The Marvel Room in Brown Thomas.
The perfect gift for coffee lovers, this Creatista Coffee Machine by Heston Blumenthal has a steam wand so you can make barista style coffee just the way you want it. This state-of-the-art machine heats up in seconds and make espressos as well as regular coffees. Available at Currys.
This pure wool jacket is stylish, made to last and perfect for that dapper look. Find it in the Luxury Collection at M&S.
Paula Rowan combines Irish design with Italian craftsmanship to make these beautiful collections. These 'Danielle 2' gloves are silk lined with frill detailing. Buy online or visit the shop just off Grafton Street.
A huge collection that includes everything from lotions to mists and bath products, this is a great gift for someone who is in need of a bit of 'me time'. These products are specially designed to help relive stress and lift your mood. Available in leading retailers nationwide.
This six row pearl ribbon choker is held together with silver-toned hardware. Its elegance can be seen from the front and back and would go perfectly with an updo. Available in Brown Thomas.
An easy way to smarten any outfit, these popular Ted Baker designs have leather detailing and T-bar fastening for a dependable look that will match any shirt. Available in Arnotts.
The Model Two Elite Wine System Plus allows you to pour any amount of wine without removing the cork and keeps the wine's delicious taste. Perfect for any wine lover. Aviailable at The Marvel Room in Brown Thomas.