Exquisite Festive Gifts

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It’s that time of the year when it’s so much better to give than to receive gifts.

The latest gift selection from local designer Carrol Boyes, makes for the perfect present, no matter what the occasion.

Below, we’ve curated a few selections…


Carrol​ Boyes​​ Wines​​​ is​ ​proud​ to​​ announce​​ the​​ addition​​ ​of​ ​fine​ Champagne​ to​ ​the​ Carrol​​ Boyes​​​ Limited​ ​Edition​ ​range. ​​Made​ ​in ​​France, ​in​​ ​collaboration with ​Carrol​​​ Boyes, ​the​​​ new,​ ​limited-edition​ vintage​​​ is ​a​​ celebration​​ ​of matured ​chardonnay​​ grown​​ ​in ​​the ​​prestigious ​​Grand​ and​​​ Premier​ Cru​ vineyards ​​of​ ​Champagne, ​​consisting​ ​of​ 100%​​ ​Chardonnay. 

Price:​ R​​1 500

Ceramic​ Platters​  

This ​beautiful​​ new​​ ​range ​​of​ ​ceramic​ platters​​ ​and​ ​side ​​plates​ ​is just​​ in​ time ​for​​ summer ​entertaining,​​ ​adding​ ​fun​ and​​​ evocative​ ​details​ ​to every​ ​dinner ​and​​ garden​​ ​party. Hand-drawn​ ​figures ​​with ​​striking​ ​facial ​​features​ ​are​ thrown​​ into​​ focus​ against​ ​a​ ​background ​​of​ ​riotous ​​colour ​on​​ these​​ whimsical​​ platters.​​ 

Prices​ ​range​ from​​ ​R​495


The ​​new​ range​​ of​​ Carrol​​ Boyes​​​ glassware​ ​adds ​​a​ ​touch​ ​of​ ​class​ ​to your​ home​​ ​bar ​​or​ ​dinner ​​table. It ​has ​been​​​ exclusively ​​designed ​​to​ be​ versatile​ and​​ ​can​ ​be​ ​used ​​for​ cocktails,​​ ​desserts ​and​​ ​even​ ​a delectable​ ​starter​ or​​ chilled​​​ soup. Unconventional​ ​and​ ​elegant,​ ​this​ glassware​​ ​is​ ​available ​​as​ drinking,​ wine​ ​or ​​whiskey​ ​glasses,​ ​as​ ​well ​​as​ ​a​ ​champagne​ ​flute. ​​

Price: ​​R575 ​-​ ​R695 (set​ of​​ 4)​    

Side​ Plates​​ and​​ Cake​​​ Forks  

Bird​ lovers​​ ​will​ ​warm​ ​to​ this​​ ​little​ ​sparrow​ ​perched​ ​on ​​a ​twig,​ surveying​ ​the​ ​world.​ ​The​ ​soft​ ​tones​ ​of​ ​this​ ​design​ ​complement​ ​the most ​sophisticated​​ décor​​ ​yet​ offset​​ a​​​ simple​ ​setting​ with​​​ equal effectiveness. The​ ​“Hummingbird”​ ​cake​ ​fork​ ​– ​​with​ ​a ​delicate​​ bird​​​suspended​ ​in mid-air ​as​​ ​if ​​before​ ​an​ ​exquisite​ ​bloom,​ ​feasting​ ​on ​​the ​​sugary​ nectar​ -​ ​completes​ ​the​ ​picture-perfect ​setting.​​ 

Prices:  “Bird​ ​on​ ​twig”​ ​side​ plate:​​ ​R​795 ​(set​ ​of ​4)​ “Hummingbird”​ cake​​ fork:​​ R​​595 ​(set ​of​​​4)

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