From Pacifica, a "Fruits and Flowers of Paradise" coffret with five of their spray perfumes (Hawaiian Ruby Guava, Tahitian Gardenia, Tuscan Blood Orange and Mediterranean Fig), $100. For slightly less $, check out the Solid Perfume Gift box with nine solids (Bali Lime Papaya, Tahitian Gardenia, Malibu Lemon Blossom, Brazilian Mango Grapefruit, Hawaiian Ruby Guava, Waikiki Pikake, Tibetan Mountain Temple, Tuscan Blood Orange and Mediterranean Fig) for $75.
Not so very pretty, but a gift sure to warm a perfumista's heart: the "Perfumery Notes Kit", with "40 of the most popular ingredients used in perfumery, pre-diluted and ready to sniff", along with a reference booklet, 40 disposable pipettes, 100 scent strips and 5 empty bottles — perfect for anyone who wants to learn more about the raw materials of perfumery. $95 at The Perfumer's Apprentice.
And back to pretty: the lovely new packaging for Monyette Paris, "one of the top cult-favorite perfumes of all time". Available in 50 ml Eau de Parfum ($70) or 3.6 ml Perfume roll-on ($45) at b-glowing.
In the "gotta start 'em young" category, for the discerning young lady on your list, Bratz Cloe Eau de Toilette; 50 ml for $18.99 at Target. And for the young gentleman, Marvel's Hulk cologne for men, $12.92 at Amazon (also available in Captain America and X-Men Storm).
And the stocking stuffer: Gingerbread Man oatmeal soap from Jay Design, $10.