Last-Minute Gifting? These 10 Wedding Gifts Are Perfect
The winter months are a time of celebration. From wedding festivities to parties, the nip in the air truly brings about a sense of merriment and joy. During this season you find yourself meeting and visiting more people than you did all year long, which also entails that you cannot be celebrating empty handed now, can you? It’s that time of the year when you get to spoil your friends and family silly with gifts galore—and while the classic bottle of wine is an option, it doesn’t quite hold the thought behind the gifts we’ve curated for you at Parcos.com. A touch of personal, packaged with a whole lot of love, these gifts retain that very thought—even if it’s last minute. We guarantee each one of our selections will bring a smile to the receiver’s face. Scroll down to see our picks for some of the best last minute wedding gifts for your loved ones that are special and perfect for the season.
Wedding Gifts For Him:
An iconic fragrance for the iconic man, this giftset is the perfect gift go-to for your loved one. Gucci Guilty Pour Homme EDP is a reinterpretation of the original scent, with a rosy and spicy twist. This giftset comprises an EDP, a miniature travel-size version, and a deo stick. The woody aromatic fragrance opens up to its top notes of rose and chili pepper with hints of vinegar and salt. Unexpected right? The heart notes of orange blossom absolute blended with neroli and French lavender, intensify that aromatic essence of the fragrance. Finally, the base notes of patchouli and cedarwood add that woody warmth to the scent, give it a sense of richness and allure.
A Italian holiday trapped in a bottle, Dolce & Gabbana’s latest launch is reminiscent of holidays past. An aromatic fragrance, this one reinvents two iconic fragrances of the brand and wraps them up in one pretty bottle. The scent opens up to Sicilian lemon, a refreshing burst of energy that instantly awakens your senses. The heart notes of cypress add a fresh, woody accord, while the base notes of amber wood bring that depth and dimension to it. This fragrance is perfect for the globe-trotter, who loves their summer vacations.
A signature fragrance of the brand, and actor Ranveer Singh’s favourite, Oud Save The King is definitely a collector’s item. Inspired by the love story between the Crown Prince of Egypt and American actress Mabel Normand, the fragrance brings elements of sensuality and luxury through notes that immediately catch your attention. Opening up to top notes of earl grey bergamot accords, the scent is reminiscent of the freshness of the famous tea (also a beverage loved by his beloved). The heart notes of iris and leather suede add richness and warmth to the scent, while the base notes of sandalwood and oud give it that Middle-Eastern touch. Majestic and royal in all its facets, this fragrance is the perfect fit for a king!
From one royal fragrance to another, Paco Rabanne’s 1 Million Royal celebrates the self-reliant, confident man, who is a leader in more ways than one. Just like the fragrance, he is unconventional and flamboyant, and doesn’t play by the rules. The woody fragrance opens up to top notes of mandarin, bergamot, and cardamom, lending a sweet and spicy opening to the scent. The heart notes of violet leaves, lavender, and sage, bring that fresh floral accord to the fragrance, while the base notes of benzoin, cedarwood, and patchouli give the perfume a bold and sensual essence. It’s sexy, suave, and made for the man who loves to take charge.
For the man who loves to take care of their skin, this energising cream is the perfect go-to. Formulated to treat dryness, this one is a refreshing gel that aids in reducing the signs of skin fatigue, while cooling the skin. The cream is lightweight and doesn’t leave a greasy residue behind—which means that it’s perfect for the tropical humid climate in the country. Perfect for the skincare junkie, this cream is the ultimate thirst quencher for all skin types.
Wedding Gifts For Her:
Looking for the perfect gift for a makeup lover? Laura Mercier’s Loose Setting Powder is your best bet yet. One of the most-awaited beauty launches of the year, this setting powder is a cult, collector’s item that is worth every single penny – read our editor’s views on why it’s so iconic. The powder can be used in multiple ways (25 to be precise), and is actually a great addition to have in every makeup lover’s kit. Give this to that beauty junkie, and they’ll be squealing with joy—because it’s that precious and coveted.
An iconic fragrance for many, many reasons, Carolina Herrera’s Very Good Girl is on many a wishlist. This giftset comprises the classic perfume and a liquid lipstick that pairs well with the bold and fearless woman. Packed in the iconic stiletto bottle, this fruity floral scent is an instant favourite. Opening to its top notes of red-currant and lychee, its fruity embrace refreshes your senses immediately. The middle notes of rose create the floral heart of the perfume, while the base notes of vanilla and vetiver, add that warm and cosy touch. Surprising and seductive, this giftset is meant for the modern woman who owns the fact that she is the boss.
Narciso Rodriguez fragrances are quite iconic—and celebrities surely seem to enjoy the notes each fragrance brings in the collection. For Her Forever is a collector’s edition perfect for the perfume-loving, timeless woman. The sophisticated floral scent brings along an element of elegance and poise. The top notes of frangipani buds and gardenia open up the fragrance to a white floral note. This intensifies as the heart notes of jasmine, tuberose, and osmanthus flower eventually blend into the scent. Finally, the base notes of heart of muscs and patchouli bring a warm and sensual closure to the scent that lingers all through the wear.
Meet the newest member of the Gucci Bloom family, the Gucci Bloom Intense. Walking in the footsteps of its predecessors, this floral fragrance is inspired by magnetic forces of the moonlight in which the flowers bloom. It’s feminine yet powerful—which makes it perfect for the modern-day woman. Its top notes of pear, ginger essence, and mandarin, add a refreshing burst of energy, while the heart notes of sambac jasmine absolute, orange blossom absolute, and lady of the night, bring that intense floral accord. Finally, the base notes of patchouli essence, coconut, and crystal moss bring warmth and earthiness to the fragrance.
If you’re looking for an anti-ageing superhero for the skincare lover, then Valmont’s Lumipeel I is the ‘it’ gift to give. This gentle yet powerful exfoliating water refines the skin’s surface, allowing for newer, healthier skin cells to grow. This in turn helps reduce any imperfections and texture irregularities, resulting in smoother and glowing skin. Formulated with papaya and prickly pear enzymes, it also contains Swiss Phyto-Complex and white mulberry root remedy—it’s truly an amazing addition to anybody’s skincare routine.