14 perfect Christmas gift ideas for the man or woman who has everything

From beautiful books and artistic accessories to a weekend away in one of the country's most famous castles, these gifts from our carefully-selected partners offer options for everyone — no matter how tricky to buy for.

Meg & Bee belt bags

The original beautiful, handcrafted leather cross-body and belt bags with interchangeable straps, tassels and charms. Designed in London, made in Spain.

See more at www.megandbee.co.uk, email info@megandbee.co.uk or see the Instagram page.

The Pet Sketch

Pets are part of the family and whether it’s your gun dog, your hunter or your favourite pooch or tommy, we can provide the perfect piece of art that captures your pet’s character. Colour or black and white, all original commissions are sent by courier in protected packaging and make the perfect gift or personalised addition to your art collection.

See more at www.thepetsketch.com or call 07701 334840.

Hand-painted ostrich eggs from Caroline Lees

A hand-painted ostrich egg for Christmas? It makes an interesting and original table centre. Other designs include shooting and fishing — you can see Caroline’s Instagram page to see more.

See more at www.carolinelees.co.uk or call 07973 843447.

Brighten your home with Crackpots covers

Crackpots’ home accessories make your house a home. Their stunning wooden tissue box covers and bins are handmade to perfection in a variety of styles to suit every home interior. Country Life readers can receive 10% off online using code CL10.

See more at www.crack-pots.co.uk, email hello@crack-pots.co.uk or call +44 (0)1507 338928.

Fox & Chave’s inspired silk accessories that help protect the art of the nation

Select the perfect gift from this collection of nature and art inspired, hand finished silk accessories. Designs licensed from museums, art collections and artist estates raise vital royalty income to support those artists and institutions. Use COUNTRYLIFE15 to receive 15% off your online order.

See more at www.foxandchave.com, email sales@foxandchave.com or call 01494 725056..

Club Matters, for tableware that’s talked about

Club Matters are passionate about creating stylish tableware that’s handmade in England. From a fabulous range of table mats, to trays, salad bowls, glassware, candlesticks, ceramics, and platters the choice is almost endless. And you have to love their philosophy: a beautifully-laid table speaks volumes.

See more at www.clubmatters.co.uk, email enquiries@clubmatters.co.uk or call 01962 771275.

A stay at Hever Castle

Treat a loved one to a voucher for an overnight stay in the award-winning Bed & Breakfast at Hever Castle offering five star luxury and a breakfast fit for royalty! Overnight stays include complimentary access to the Castle and gardens.

See more at www.hevercastle.co.uk, email stay@hevercastle.co.uk or call 01732 861800.

Jewellery from Polly Gasston Goldsmith

The combination of semi precious stones and 22ct gold is what Polly does so well. Ancient influences and completely contemporary designs are the other perfect combination in her collection of beautiful, wearable, jewellery.

See more at www.pollygasstongoldsmith.co.uk or call 01843 448 291.

An exquisite edition of Flower Fairies from The Folio Society

Cicely Mary Barker’s complete collection of Flower Fairies has been brought together in anexclusive blocked presentation box, with fully restored original paintings. Available only direct from The Folio Society, it is the perfect gift.

See more at www.foliosociety.com or call 020 7400 4200.

Winter warmth from Elegant Merino

Fall in love with an exclusive collection of luxurious merino wool garments and accessories. Delightfully soft, effortlessly elegant and naturally sustainable, wholly produced in New Zealand. Treat your loved ones to a special gift this Christmas. Luxury gift wrapping and complimentary delivery included with all orders.

See more at www.elegantmerino.co.uk, email info@elegantmerino.co.uk or call 07879 438848.

Glaze & Gordon’s gifts for countryside and equestrian enthusiasts

The Glaze & Gordon collection offers something a little bit different for countryside and equestrian enthusiasts, including beautiful racing, hunting, polo and shooting themed gifts. Every piece is carefully handpicked from across Europe and the Americas, based on durability, design, and difference.

See more at www.glazeandgordon.com or call 07538 366282.

The ‘world’s best brownies’ from Wild Meadow Kitchen

Happy customers call Wild Meadow Kitchen’s brownies the best in the world — and they are truly scrumptious, made using the finest Belgian chocolate. A perfect gift or tasty treat for all ages, choose from our selection boxes or special Christmas editions.

See more at www.wildmeadowkitchen.co.uk.

A portrait commissioned from Lowen Art

Bespoke hand painted portraits by award-winning British artists Jennifer Williams and Charlie Williams-Hill. The perfect way to transform memories into an original piece of artwork, a portrait to cherish forever. This can be a wonderful gift for yourself or a friend.

See more at www.lowenart.co.uk or call 07824 905702.

A present from PLAX Jewellery

Give a timeless gift of beauty, splendour and significance this Christmas. A gift that speaks a multitude of words. Begin a Pearl Love Affair with PLAX Jewellery.

See more at www.plaxjewellery.com or call 020 3475 7993.

Sumptuous slippers and finest footwear and from Timeless Shoes

Beautiful velvet slippers by Trickers, complete with velvet uppers, leather lining and a leather sole — the perfect luxury Christmas gift for the man who has everything. Timeless shoes is a family run, Northampton-based business, offering the finest selection of top quality brands from the nation’s shoemaking capital.

See more at www.timeless-shoes.co.uk, email contact.timeless.shoes@gmail.com or call 07940 545620.