TWO OF the fashion house’s icons, Fiocco Vara and Gancini, have come together in the Salvatore Ferragamo range of accessories, jewelry and leather goods dedicated to Valentine’s Day. Shades of red, pink, and eternally elegant black color a mini-capsule with contemporary appeal and a romantic feel. For women, the Vara Rainbow mini bag with front flap is available in red and pink. Shades of coral red, black, or bone, for the sandal, in a chunky heel version, featuring the new Vara bow whose color and leather matches the upper. Colorful silk ribbons embellished with a small gold-plated jewel, to be worn as a bracelet or choker. New minimalist earrings and necklaces with pendants with the Gancini symbol embellished with charms in the shape of a heart, a star (also available in a diamanté version), and a pearl. Leather is used instead for the slim bangle, whose enameled metal buckle replicates the Vara bow. For men, accessories continue the red and black theme: a calfskin leather wallet has a sophisticated three-dimensional texture and bears the iconic Gancini logo. The same theme is used again for the casual belts with double Gancini buckle. Eyewear completes the range, with a material combination of leather and metal. In the Philippines, Salvatore Ferragamo is available at Greenbelt 4, Rustan’s Shangri-La, Rustan’s Makati and Solaire Resort & Casino.
TOD’S PRESENTS it’s limited eition collection for Valentine’s Day: two bracelets in gold with charms dedicated to love and a little pouch bag with a sparkling T accessory. Tod’s is located at Greenbelt 4, Rustan’s Shangri-La, and Shangri-La Plaza.
RUSTAN’S Department Store makes a number of suggestions for the perfect Valentine’s Day gift, an is offering several promotions in this season of love. Gentlemen can show their appreciation with something sparkling from the Silver Vault — precious stones from Roberto Coin, golden keepsakes from John Hardy, fancy earrings from Tamara Comolli, and diamond rings from Cento. In the same section, one will find leather accessories, pens, and watches from Montblanc, which make thoughtful presents for men. On Feb. 8 at Rustan’s Makati, from 4 to 8 p.m., Montblanc shoppers will receive a complimentary tote bag and personalized calligraphy service for a minimum single-receipt purchase worth P15,000. Customers cal also preview the latest timepieces from Piaget that day from 3 to 7 p.m. at Rustan’s Shangri-La. Rustan’s is offering special promotions this month. Those who shop for Valentine’s Day jewelry at Rustan’s Silver Vault in Makati and Shangri-La and spend a minimum of P100,000, can enjoy a three-course lunch for two at French restaurant Mireio at Raffles Makati until Feb. 16. At Rustan’s Cebu, recieve a P2,000 gift certificate from Pig & Palm for a minimum single-receipt purchase worth P100,000 at Silver Vault. All Rustan’s customers take home a box of Royce’ Pure Chocolate for a minimum single-receipt purchase worth P12,000 from Feb. 1 to 14. Each Rustan’s department store will set the mood for love with live musical entertainment on Feb. 8 and 9. Acts such as Saxybeast MNL, Jeremy Alex guitar duo, an instrumental quartet, and pianists will serenade shoppers. Diptyque customers get a complimentary 10 ml-bottle fragrance for every purchase of its newest fragrance, Eau Capitale. Meanwhile, home brands such as Robert Welch, Schott Zwiesel, and Amefa are offering 40% off on selected items. All Conair items are 20% off, while select items from Cuisinart are discounted up to 30%. Get 15% off on select mattresses, pillows and bed accessories from Senso. One can also take home a Swarovski water bottle for a minimum single-receipt purchase worth P18,000 of regular-priced items from Swarovski.