These pretty presents not only convey your heartfelt wishes to the leading ladies in your life – they also make for cute conversation starters.

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These pretty presents not only convey your heartfelt wishes to the leading ladies in your life – they also make for cute conversation starters.

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You won’t go wrong with shoes, bags and jewellery, but if you’re looking to get creative, try indulging her with a practical, hobbyrelated accessory.

1. Cromia round cross-body bag, $379, from Mucarti.

2. Sunglasses, $78, from Owndays.

3. Necklace, $84, from Desigual.

4. Colour-block tote, $89.90, from Zara.

5. Stamerra bangles lined with exotic leather, from $109 each, from Mucarti.

6. Suede booties, $129.90, from Promod.

7. JD 3006 Light Pink slingback wedge heels, $79.90, from Everbest.

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1. Glitz diamond ring, $1,601, from Goldheart.

2. Destinée Royale My Star Pendant, from $688 (chain sold separately), from Lee Hwa Jewellery.

3. Moleskine Blend Collection ruled notebooks, $28 each, from Times Bookstores.

4. Stamerra croco-embossed leather cuff, $249.95, from Mucarti.

5. High Calf Boots, $75.90, from CHARLES & KEITH.

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1. E-Tip gloves, $76, from The North Face.

2. E-motion Croco Ballpoint Pen in Hibiscus Red, $105, from Faber-Castell

3. Chapka Telescopic Umbrella, $48, from Pylones.

4. Asobu “In Style” Pill Organiser Bottle 20oz, $29.90, from The Planet Traveller.

5. B&O Play A1 Bluetooth Speaker, $399, from Newstead Technologies.

6. Eco2XY plastic spectacles, $138, from Owndays.

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Give her accessories to keep her looking and feeling her best during the festivities or her year-end holiday. Besides adding to her stash of pretty trinkets, get her something to keep them organised in too. Alternatively, present her with products that will pamper her skin and senses.

1. Cromia shoulder bag, $669, from Mucarti.

2. GEOX Nebula nubuck slip-on sneakers, $320, from GEOX.

3. Leather belt with embellished buckle, $124, from Desigual.

4. Cromia premium woven-leather tote, $1,189, from Mucarti.

5. Loewe sunglasses, $336, from Spectacle Hut.

6. Metallic heel knee-high boots, $89.90, from CHARLES & KEITH.

7. Necklace, $74, from Desigual.

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1. Celestial Christmas Charms, from $664 each, (bracelet sold separately), from Goldheart.

2. La Maison de Senteurs Hand Cream Trio, $29.90, from Marks & Spencer.

3. Christmas Candy Gift Set, $13.90, from Sophisca.

4. Limited-edition Hello Kitty Lemongrass & Citrus Reed Diffuser (200ml), $19.90, from Guardian.

5. Stamerra leather and ponyhair cuff, $209.95, from Mucarti.

6. Ray-Ban sunglasses, $288, from Optics House.

7. Lacquered chest of drawers, $95, from LIMS.

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1. Doctor’s Best Best Collagen Types 1 & 3 500mg (240 capsules), $42, from Vitakids.

2. LipHop Happy Hands Moisturising Hand Cream, $12.90 for a set of four (30g each), from Guardian.

3. Open-Toe Slingback Sandals, $53.90, from CHARLES & KEITH.

4. Stainless steel tumbler (16oz) in Red Plaid with pompom, $39.90, from Starbucks Coffee.

5. SuitSuit Fabulous Fifties suitcases (assorted sizes), from $219, from The Planet Traveller.

6. Tasselled Card Holder, $19.90, from CHARLES & KEITH.