Warm, romantic atmospheres, glittering lights and the inebriating aromas of cinnamon and oranges… what’s not to love about Christmas? In December, boutiques and department stores embellish their window displays with new, intriguing ideas to celebrate the advent of the holidays and renew the tradition of gift giving. Whether you choose an accessory or a fragrance for him or for her, a decoration for the home or some local speciality, you will certainly be spoilt for choice! Take advantage of the holiday season to give a special gift to your loved ones and to make your Christmas in Milan unique.

1. Blue Team Golf Academy

How about gifting your beloved one with a golf class in the centre of the city? Blue Team Golf Academy offers its guests indoor golf classes with the cutting-edge Quintic Ball Roll technology, enabling beginners and experts to enhance their technique in a short time. www.blueteamgolf.com

2. Mandarina Duck

Globe trotters rejoice! Mandarina Duck has created this iconic ‘Logoduck’ cabin low trolley in polycarbonate for savvy-style travelers. The trolley is available in different colours and sizes. www.mandarinaduck.com

3. E. Marinella

E. Marinella pays homage to the Italian pioneers of dandyism! For the first time, the famous fashion brand presents its ‘Archivio’ collection: a selection of gorgeous ties featuring patterns invented between 1930 and 1980 www.marinellanapoli.it

4. Boggi Milano

Building on its reputation for sharp tailoring and quality, this winter, among its collections, Italian menswear label Boggi Milano offers its rhombus stitch custom fit turtle neck sweater. www.boggi.com

5. Vibram

‘Vibram Furoshiki The Wrapping sole’ is anchored by three key concepts: easy on, multi-fit and multi-use. A shoe developed in three different versions (shoe, middle boot and high boot) to adapt to everyday life while simultaneously offering comfort and a touch of style. eu.vibram.com

6. Fratelli Rossetti

Casual, elegant and meticulously crafted in soft tumbled calf leather, this men’s shopper is the ideal travel or work accessory. A roomy model, accessorized with an upper zip closure, a front pocket and two handles. www.fratellirossetti.com

7. Aurora

Add a signature touch to your Christmas! This ‘Optima’ pallpoint pen in full solid silver is a stylish must-have accessory with a strong personality, perfect for gentlemen in the know, always abreast with the latest trends. www.aurorapen.it

Check our Gift Guide for Her, for Jewels and Watches, for Beauty, to Taste and for the Home here