The Most Fashionable Styling Services To Gift
A version of this story first appeared on Forbes.com
Give the gift of style this year to someone near and dear to your heart! Whether they need a bit of assistance stepping up their style game or just want to optimize their wardrobe for maximum fashion impact, these styling services and subscriptions make wonderful presents for the holidays!
Personal stylists aren't just for celebrities and millionaires these days! STYLELAB was founded to make quality personal styling accessible for everyone. Know someone in need of a closet makeover or wardrobe refresh? Gift them a 2 hour personal styling session where they can have a stylist come over and clean out their wardrobe, offer styling advice, or shop for them!
How To Gift: Book a 2 or 3 hour styling session here. Services start at $75.
Shopping for others can be extremely difficult, especially when they're still trying to figure out their own style. With Trunk Club, an expert stylist helps curate a custom wardrobe for you or the one you gift, taking into consideration sizing, budget, and personal style.
Trunk Club is owned by Nordstrom, so you know they have plenty of stylish options to send, and it's a perfect present for anyone who wants to step up their style game but dreads stepping into brick and mortar stores.
How To Gift: send a gift card! Gift cards start at $50.
Have a friend or family member who is always wearing the hottest new thing? Make sure they've heard about Rent The Runway, the fashion service that lets you borrow designer pieces for a fraction of the price.
Rent The Runway's latest offering, Rent The Runway Unlimited, is perfect for anyone who loves a good statement piece but doesn't want to invest on a trendy item that may go out of style in a season or two. With Unlimited, you have access to hundreds of designer brands, and you can swap pieces in and out whenever you want!
How To Gift: send a gift card for someone to use towards Rent The Runway Unlimited, which is $99 a month.
Access a personal stylist from anywhere with Wishi, an app that connects you with your very own online style expert! You can connect with your own stylist from within the app, receive suggestions, purchase items, and more! Styling sessions are affordable and personalized, and I love how accessible this service is.
How To Gift: send a digital gift card! Gift cards start at $25.
Have someone in your life that you really want to spoil? Gift them the Ultimate Party Wardrobe from Net-A-Porter, the famed luxury e-retailer. The lucky gift recipient will receive a customized party closet curated by a dedicated personal shopper, as well as sneak peeks of new items and the ability to pre-order covetable items before anyone else.
Other "fantasy gift" options include a visit to the home of Gianvito Rossi in Milan to craft a bespoke shoe, a Paris Couture Week experience with Chopard, and a wellness retreat with Bodyism and workout wardrobe from LNDR.
How To Gift: Contact one of Net-A-Porter's personal shoppers to learn more about these fantasy gifts.