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Holiday Gift Guide of specular gifts picks from Accessories Council

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The Accessories Council's President, Karen Giberson hosted a spectacular holiday event with style expert, Liliana Vazquez of Cheap Chicas at the Manhattan Club in the Manhattan House recently last month. They presented great holiday gift suggestions for this season that range from beauty, fashion to electronics.

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If you want to make a statement this New Year’s Eve by adding a little sparkle and style to your outfit, then continue reading! Whether you wish to get decked out in a chic dress, jaw dropping purse shoes or jewelry to look spectacular, below are some great holiday picks by Accessories Council. Here are some of the hottest holiday gift suggestions from Accessories Council that will make you and any recipient very merry:

  • IX Style Haurache Sandals were handmade by artisans in Guatemala. For every pair sold, 15% of profits will go to the charities that IX Style is affiliated with that provide clean drinking water to children and communities. To learn more about Ix Style's products and its mission, visit here.
  • Andrew Hamilton Crawford Dragonfly Cuff is a unique bracelet that features translucent resin with an 18K gold plated overlay. The dragonfly pattern swirls elegantly throughout the cuff, and has a magnetic closure and spring hinge.
  • Angels and Emeralds Guardian Angel Affirmation Bangle Bracelet is so pretty, as it's adorned with an emerald jewel, that represents the balance between perfect love and perfect trust while possessing the virtue of protection.
  • Anne Woodman Braided Bangle is available at Henri Bendel. These bangles can be mixed and matched in 15 beautiful colors with handmade braided leather or vinyl bracelets. It features a magnetic clasp with the signature copper wrap.
  • Armitron Gold Plated Timepiece with Swarovski Elements look dazzling! The case and bracelet are finished in a warm gold plating and polished to a high shine. The dial features a rich brown mother of pearl outer zone with a unique champagne colored crystal center zone. To view other gorgeous styles, visit
  • Bindya NY Scarf makes a great gift, as it will look chic, trendy and will be sure to keep you warm, because it's made of cashmere and silk, so it feels luxurious and soft!
  • Caroline Rocha Hand Crafted Leather Cuff is very special, because her bracelets are all hand painted and crafted, adorned with Swarovski crystals.
  • Cheap Chica's Guide to Style offers Liliana Vazquez's tips and tricks on shopping smart and dressing chic for less. This helpful book is available at,, iTunes,, and
  • David & Young Style Strap Cases are beautiful solid smartphone cases with faux leather straps and mixed studs. There are fabulous cases for iPhone 4 and 5, Samung Galaxy S3 and S4, as well as, universal phone cases. The stylish straps can be a smartphone stand or trendy bracelet.
  • Evita Peroni Holiday Gift Set is stunning! It comes with three spectacular pieces from the Gold Collection, made with Swarovski Elements. The Esther Hair Band is a tribute to old world opulence. The Eugenue Hair Clip looks wonderful for both day and night. The Fernanda Bobby Pin looks gorgeous on all hair styles.
  • Holy Bauble Saint Christopher Cufflinks are hand pressed and hand enameled in sterling silver, so they make a superb gift for any man.
  • Ilori Optical Black & Gold Chanel Noir Sunglasses are available at Ilori in Soho. This gorgeous pair of sunglasses, with the temples hand covered in exotic stingray skin, comes in sleek black rich gold for an alluring, elegant and rich look.
  • Jack Rogers Navajo Sandal Charm Necklace comes in a Jack Rogers signature jewelry pouch and box, and has an adjustable lobster clasp closure. The cute charm is approximately one inch long, the chain length is approximately 16-19 inches long and chain drop is eight to nine inches.
  • Jing Ai Sierra Glow Duo and Kabuki Brush is a beautiful, eco-chic beauty product made with organic ingredients, rich in vitamins A & E, free of parabens and petrochemicals, and is gluten free. This pretty glow duo comes with a piece of wildflower seed paper, which you can plant in the ground and it will bloom lovely wild flowers. The bronzer can be applied to cheeks and eyelids or anywhere that needs a shimmery sun-kissed natural glow.
  • Leigh Ann Barnes Cuff Change is a beautifully hand painted Italian leather reversible cuff with cuff links and their signature good fortune coin charm.
  • ManuelRacim French Made-to-Measure Shirts are tailored every client's specific needs, via effortless customization process and the exquisite craftsmanship utilizing sumptuous Italian fabrics.
  • Randolph Engineering Rose Gold Concord Sunglasses are plated in a luxurious 23k rose gold! These classic style sunglasses have been re-engineered and hand-crafted using military standards to sustain a lifetime of wear and tear.
  • Rotenier Pothole Cufflinks are available at Bergdorf Goodman. These cufflinks are sterling silver, doubled sided, made black obsidian and mother of pearl.
  • Sara Designs Editor Wrap Watch is a spectacular men's inspired watch, combined with chic gold chain detailing. It's truly an exquisite statement piece.
  • Thale Blanc Flutter of Hope Clutch, by Deborah Sawaf, designed as a symbol of her family's ongoing support for pediatric cancer research. 20% of proceeds goes directly towards research at the children's hospital in Los Angeles. It's a beautiful clutch embellished with a flight of 3D brass butterflies and engraved butterflies.
  • Trellie Phone Call Light Alert System is perfect for the busy woman on the go! It flashes a light to alert you when you are having a phone call coming in, in any event you may not hear your phone that's in your bag ring.
  • Velodyne vBold Headphones are available at,,, Amazon, and airport wireless stores! They come in satin silver or matte black and offers a Bluetooth connectivity to synch with your music device. It also comes with separate skins, so you can change up the style, so this way you get two or three different styles all in one headset. The compatible with iPhones, iPod Touch, iPads or any Bluetooth capable device. Sound reproduction is accurate and true. A direct connect audio cable is included for optional wired connection.


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