The blessing and potential curse if shopping for gifts for your BFF is that if you find something deliciously decadent for her you might well land up buying two – one for yourself! I scoured the offerings at my local shopping centre Constantia Village Courtyard and have earmarked some lovelies i think your bestie will just adore!
Top Row So you’ve both been talking about getting into yoga forever and perhaps now is the time? I’ve heard from loads of friends that Yoga Spirit is the best studio in our neck of the woods so if any of my besties are reading, well, there’s MY hint. For your bestie – a class or two would make a great gift. Click here to read more; how cute is this pink GHD? It comes in an equally gorgeous bag – and you’ll find it at Style Bar – one of Constantia’s best kept hair care secrets (they do the best blowdries) ; Sometimes all a bestie wants is to spend time tigether and natter – a series of coffee dates could be a cute gesture – buy them ahead of time at Spirit Cafe; So you know that Body Shop is stocked at Clicks right? And did you know they have a 3-for-the-price-of-2 special, right? Go stock up on Body Shop spoils now!
2nd Row Mediterraneo has leisure wear sorted – and accessories like this necklace too; I love these hairbrushes from cult French brand Pylones – you’ll find them at Present Time which has so many gift options to choose from! Who doesn’t love the idea of a personalised pendant? Find these and loads of others at Jin Jin, home of jewellery in Constantia Village Courtyard; i’m a huge Moroccan Oil fan and would love to receive a spoil from any of the items in the range – Style Bar stocks loads of Moroccan Oil products, including the hard-to-find travel oil bottles.
3rd Row Ah, the MIghty Purse – a 21st Century wonder and a FAB gift for a BFF – it’s a clutch bag that has a slimline power bank in it so you won’t run out of power for your phone, no matter how many selfies and Facebook updates you make! Find them in loads of colours at Madison; Haha, these ring holders that say it like it is are perfect for the friend who always says it like it is – find them at Quirky Me; scarves are always a great gift – and luckily Classic Blue has a huge selection on offer; for the friend who is constantly runnaging for things in the bottom of her bag – give a super slim and stylish pair of specs, care of Mullers.
Bottom Row You can’t go wrong with Melissa’s pantry items for anybody – they have loads of gorgeous hampers to choose from for Christmas; do you know someone who is forever losing their keys? Then give them a set of Pacman key covers – they’re so cute, from Quirky Me; Clicks has loads of gifts for everyone in the family including these lovely hand creams; looking for handmade pretties for your friends? Pop into Jin Jin jewellery for pieces liker these necklaces by the likes of jeweller Pamela Deans Dundas.