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British by birth, New Yorker by nature.

Christmas Gift Guide 2015: For Your Home-Body, Countryside Dwelling, Uber Glamorous Mother

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Charbonnel et Walker pink champagne truffles, £20, because you both agree that they are the best. 

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Ilse Jacobsen rain boots, $169.95 because she's always the chicest lady in the pub 

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The Mare, the new novel by wondrous writer Mary Gaitskill, $14.82

RMS lip shine, $25, because it's ultra moisturizing and the colours are beautiful

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A Bee Brick, £27.50, to give sanctuary to lost honeybees in her garden


Bamboo garden scissors , $20, that are beautiful and practical

Fig and Yarrow Bath and Body Oil, $44, which smells like a forest grove.

Zabars NYC coffee beans, $11.98, for sympathico drinking despite the many miles between you.

A baby Orange Tree to nurture over the Winter, £23