SALVATORE FERRAGAMO EYEWEAR BLACK VARA SUNGLASSES, $465, SHOP NOW

A new addition to the Vara Family, these Italian-made sunglasses from Ferragamo marry a classic cat-eye shape with an unexpected Vara bow detail on the temples. They’re timeless but fun, and the sleek black acetate frame ensure they’ll surpass any sartorial trends. And what better gift to give (or receive) than a designer pair of specs?

HARDY BROTHERS, AUSTRALIAN SOUTH SEA PEARL OVAL DROP EARRINGS, $2,990, SHOP NOW

When it comes to timeless pearl jewellery, it really doesn’t get any better than Hardy Brothers. Crafted from ethically-sourced pearls from Australia’s Kimberley region, these drop oval earrings are not only incredibly beautiful, but exceptionally rare as well. Produced by the Pinctada Maximus oyster specifically, the pearls come in at around the 11-12 mm mark, and are unparalleled in terms of lustre, colour and complexion.

CHANEL NO . 5 EDP, $249, SHOP NOW

How can one be disappointed when unwrapping a little Chanel? No. 5 eau de parfum is particularly poignant for Mother’s Day, given its rich history, impactful scent profile and all the meaning it carries within a single spritz. Now in its 100th year, No. 5 represents all that is wonderful about fine fragrance, and will remain a goalpost in gifting for at least 100 more.

 

HERMÈS CHEVAL DE FETE SCARF, $715, SHOP NOW

A silk Hermès scarf is joyous on its own, but this poppy artwork by Jan Bajtlik adds a whole other layer of delight. Inspired by posters of the Polish School from the 1950s to the 1970s, the 90 x 90 cm carre utilises geometric lines, repetitive patterns and a spritely colour palette to both tell a story and make a statement.

 

GUCCI ROUGE DE BEAUTÈ LIPSTICK, $57, SHOP NOW

A luxurious lipstick is one of the greatest gifts, because it’s typically something we don’t buy for ourselves. Gucci’s latest Rouge de Beaute lipstick is wonderfully hydrating and perfectly pigmented, making it not only impactful, but wearable. Try a creamy beige or a firetruck red.

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