GLASS presents its Valentine’s Day Gift Guide, a guide of the best gifts and experiences on offer this Valentines. From champagne to romantic hotel night stays, imbue your Valentine with a touch of luxury to truly invoke the excitement and glamour of this most special holiday.
Valentine’s Champagne Afternoon Tea at The Dorchester
Bask in an afternoon of decadence at The Dorchester this Valentine’s Day. Celebrate this special occasion with their Valentine’s-inspired afternoon tea, comprised of delicate pastries, freshly-baked scones and a chilled glass of Veuve Clicquot Yellow Label Champagne. Nothing else says romance quite like it. In addition, every guest can expect to receive a beautiful Dorchester rose to take home as a complimentary gift.
Valentine’s Champagne Afternoon Tea at The Dorchester will run from Friday 14 to Sunday 16 February, priced at £80 per adult and £35 per child. For more information, click here.
Be my Valentine by Guerlain package at the Mandarin Oriental, Paris
To celebrate your Valentine’s Day in style and sophistication, the Mandarin Oriental, Paris is offering offering a romantic accommodation package in collaboration with Guerlain. On arrival, expect to be welcomed into your room with a sprinkling of rose petals among other romantic treats, including succulent sweet treats and pink champagne, in addition to a bottle of La Petite Robe Noire So Frenchy.
The Be my Valentine by Guerlain package is priced from EUR 1,175 per night, with more information available here.
Cuvée D Champagne
From a strict selection of Pinot noir and Chardonnay plots, this delicious brut champagne – aged 5 years – blends together several vintages.
Fresh and creamy, Cuvée D will please even the most experienced connoisseurs. White blossom and soft spices appear first on the nose, mellowed by notes of toasted brioche and vanilla on the finish. Cuvée D presents freshness with mandarin and orange zest notes, offering a deliciously fresh and creamy champagne of great intensity.
Available to purchase online here and retails for £47.90
Creative Couples by Assouline
Author Angella Nazarian continues to chart the lives of inspiring and groundbreaking personalities, this time with a focus on couples. Doing a deep-dive into the stories of fifteen couples who motivate one another, work together, and change lives as a team, Nazarian explores the various forms a couple can take, and how differently they can operate, from living on separate continents to being artistic collaborators.
Available to purchase here and retails for €40.
Maison Francis Kurkdjian, L’eau À la rose
Launched for spring, and a perfect rose infused Valentine gift, from the master perfumer Francis Kurkdjian this is a variation on the very successful eau de parfum from the house, À la rose, which was inspired by a painting of Marie Antoinette holding a Centifolia rose in her hand. This new eau de toilette, named L’eau À la rose is a lovely crisp fresh rose – composed of two roses which play against each other: one fruity and light and the other darker. Delicious.
Jo Malone London Vetiver & Golden Vanilla Cologne Intense
Surprise a loved one with with a gift from Jo Malone London’s Cologne Intense collection. New Vetiver & Golden Vanilla, inspired by the bounty of an island’s two priced ingredients infused with Madagascar’s vanilla-swept coastline, will make for the perfect gift for him or her Add a special personalised touch with Jo Malone’s gift wrapping service, finished with a gift tag, and purchases of two or more products can be presented in a heart-shaped gift box.
Available in Select Boutiques and online here from January 2020, from £78 per 50ml and £122 per 100ml.
Luxurious Valentine’s Day package at The Langley
This Valentine’s, you and your loved one can escape the hustle and bustle of the city and bask in the romance of the British countryside at The Langley, a luxury collection hotel Buckinghamshire – just half an hour from central London. The hotel’s luxurious Valentine’s Day package is comprised of two nights accommodation, a romantic couple’s spa treatment in the intimate double treatment room and a 5-course tasting menu in the show-stopping Cedar restaurant.
Double rooms start from £1,350 for two nights and the offer is available on February 14th and 15th only. Guests can book here.
TUMI SS20 blush pink aluminium 19-degree case
This Spring, revel in the freedom to pursue your perfect journey in style and peace of mind, as TUMI’s products are reliable, adaptable, and designed to cater to your every need, leaving you free to focus on the things that really matter. Heroic and high-performing, 19 Degree Aluminum offers a thoroughly modern and cutting-edge design with elegantly contoured angles set against an industrial material. It features a secure framed case design, a fully functional interior, and elevated details like a custom-designed luggage tag and comfortable leather-wrapped handles.
The seasonal colour for Spring 20 is Blush with elegant brown leather accents, which brings something new to our female clientele in a premium and sophisticated language.
TUMI SS20 blush pink aluminium 19-degree case is available here for £855.00
by Cara Jenkins