9 luxury services that allow you to customise the perfect gift
Be a bespoke babe
When it comes to all things luxury, personalisation is what makes all the difference between average and awesome. A reflection of sartorial elegance, bespoke products set you apart from the crowd, for your purchase — whether it’s a bag, a shoe, a clutch or even a notebook — is as unique as you. Luxury brands like Louis Vuitton, Fendi, Anya Hindmarch and Gucci are some of the names who offer made-to-order services for their products. Closer to home, we have labels like Isharya and Klick, whose handcrafted bags are sought after by Bollywood A-listers from Alia Bhatt to Sonakshi Sinha.
Take your pick from our curated list of 9 international and national brands whose bespoke offerings will make you want to invest in them right now — no matter if it’s for yourself, your mother or your best friend. And with the wedding season upon us, what better time to find the perfect gift.
9 bespoke gifting services you’re going to love:
Fendi's and Farfetch's latest collaboration has birthed 'Customise It' — a unique feature that lets you personalise the Kan I F bag and its iconic shoulder strap, Strap You. Choose from five leather colour options, different logo styles and hardware variants for the bag that, counted together, offer 120 possible combinations. Meanwhile, the strap can be personalised in 70 different ways, right from the leather base to the colour of the flowers.
A favourite of Bollywood A-listers like Alia Bhatt, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan and Sonakshi Sinha, Klick is a bespoke luxury label that offers monogrammed mini bags in a mother of pearl finish.
Favoured by the likes of Bollywood celebrities Priyanka Chopra and Jacqueline Fernandez, Isharya lets you personalise clutches, bag straps and necklaces. For clutches, choose from their newly-launched 3D lettering inspired by the Lourve, or opt for the acrylic clutch with inlay lettering. Both come with an option of a mother-of-pearl body or a glitter body. For bag straps, play with the initials of your name and add it to a chain strap or a leather strap. For necklaces, you can add your initials to a lariat, a pearl necklace or a pearl bib necklace.
London's Jo Malone offers an engraving and monogramming service that allows you to customise your cologne, candle or bath oil with a personal message, a special date or initials with two different font options.
Alia Bhatt is clearly happy with her personalised Edie Parker clutch. Create your own unique clutch from Edie Parker's wide range of hand-poured acrylic, available in every possible colour.
Louis Vuitton's Mon Monogram service lets you personalise your preferred LV leather product — whether it's the iconic Neverfull or Keepall bag or a basic passport cover — with your stripes and initials. Could it get more luxurious than this?
Gucci's creative director Alessandro Michele believes in self-expression — he has introduced a special Do It Yourself service which allows you to customise bombers, leather jackets and the Ace sneaker with embroidered patterns of symbols (like a bee, dagger-pierced heart and kingsnake) and your initials to add a personal touch.
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Anya Hindmarch's Bespoke collection gives you the fabulous opportunity to emboss a product with a drawing or a personal message in your own handwriting. Choose from a keepsake box, a wallet, a purse, a card case or stationery like a notebook or a diary.
Jimmy Choo's Made To Order feature lets you customise shoes and bags according to your design specifications. So whether it's a special date or a monogram you wish to engrave on your handmade shoe, or a specific colour and texture you desire for your bag, this service will ensure your product is 100 percent bespoke.