Balenciaga to Celine: Christmas decorations for fashion fans
Don’t only deck the halls with boughs of holly. Fashion lovers, look to Christmas decorations that have sartorial sway
’Tis the season for celebration and decoration. And if your Christmas baubles are feeling a little fusty, your tinsel a tad out of touch, let us introduce you to some that are oh-so festive and fashionable in every sense. Here we present our edit of the best Christmas decorations for the sartorially minded, including baubles in the shape of Balenciaga bags and Selfridges’ signature wicker hampers, Prada’s more restrained, black and white graphic orbs, Liberty’s timepiece-inspired tree ornaments and Annabel’s and Swarovki’s sparkling crystal stars. Embrace your inner maximalist and deck the halls!
Christmas decorations for fashion lovers: Celine
Celine fans, feast your eyes on the French maison’s trio of hand painted glass Christmas baubles. This festive set nods to the brand’s famed handbags, Triomphe logo and perfume, and will look utterly luxurious at the top of any tree.
Balenciaga buffs look no further for your festive baubles. On 7 December 2021, the French maison is set to release a range of handcrafted borosilicate glass decorations, in the form of ornate orbs or signature Balenciaga silhouettes, such as the puffer jacket, the ‘Triple S’ sneaker and the ‘Hourglass’ bag. So fashion fans can quite literally dress their tree.
Do you feel equal ardour for fashion and food? Selfridges’ delectable Christmas decoration is shaped into a produce-stuffed wicker hamper, overflowing with glitter-topped wine bottles and beribboned and colourfully packaged gifts. A feast for the eyes.
More Joy by Christopher Kane
Christopher Kane’s More Joy product line, which spans clothing, homeware and accessories, never fails to raise a smile. Impart a little uplift this festive season with its range of glass Christmas baubles, available in red, white and black, emblazoned with the phrases, ‘Special’, ‘Sex’ and ‘More Joy’.
The Milanese luxury house’s bold Christmas decorations are imagined in geometric patterns idiosyncratic to the label. Channel a monochromatic aesthetic with this pair of black and white spherical designs.
Horology obsessives, this one is especially for you. Cometh the hour, cometh Liberty’s wristwatch Christmas decoration. With a few of these crystal-swathed glass-blown baubles to dress your festive tree, you’ll be right on time, year after year.
Annabel’s x Swarovski
In celebration of the famed London private members’ club’s collaboration with Swarovski – which sees its façade swathed in a gingerbread house, complete with candy cane-lined windows – Annabel’s has launched a gleaming crystal creation in the shape of a star, featuring 67 gold-tone crystal facets. Other alluring accents include a red velvet ribbon and brushed champagne gold-tone metal details.