OK single ladies, it’s 2019 and even Bridget Jones is married to her Mark Darcy! This means no sitting at home alone, listening to anti-man songs crying into a tub of Ben & Jerry’s. Mmm… cookie dough… Sorry, back to the point. This year, it’s all about self love and empowering women! The term ‘Galentines’ has grown in popularity over the past few years and we’re all for it. Celebrated on the 13th February, it’s the perfect way to share the love with your BFFs and celebrate friendship! So, whether you want to gather your girls for a movie night or put on your Jimmy Choo’s and dance the night away, we’ve come up with the perfect collection of gifts for your nearest and dearest gals. After all, as Carrie Bradshaw said, “maybe our girlfriends are our soulmates and guys are just people to have fun with”.
Nothing screams friendship like matching clothes, shoes, make-up… you name it! The perfect gift for girls who love to stick together, Nomination bracelets are easy to wear and super easy to personalise! Choose a starter bracelet (available in stainless steel, gold, rose gold, blue steel and gunmetal) and then pick your favourite links. From initials to love hearts, fancy stones to engravings, there are hundreds of designs to choose from. Simply expand the bracelets links, grasp the two links you want to separate to unhook them and connect your new link to personalise your style. The possibilities are endless!
Small but thoughtful gifts are the ideal way to let your girlfriends know you care. For a contemporary take on the traditional friendship bracelet, look to Astley Clarke and Jersey Pearl. Astley Clarke's Kula bracelets are inspired by treasured talismans and are finished with the brand's signature star-set lapis lazuli. Jersey Pearl's Viva bracelets are simple yet stylish with a freshwater pearl embellishment. The ultimate gift of friendship, the byBiehl Together My Love necklace is made from sterling silver with two charming characters designed to represent your unbreakable bond.
You've heard of Secret Santa, but have you heard of Covert Cupid? A fun way to celebrate Galentine's Day with your friends, put your names in a hat and pick one at random. Set a budget for the gift and get shopping! Earrings are a great choice for style-conscious friends. Gorgeous shoulder grazers from VIXI Jewellery are sure to impress or for everyday wear, opt for the gold and spinel earrings from Astley Clarke. To show her she's a star, the Nomination star ring with sparkling zirconia is ideal!