Three weeks before Christmas

Czech and Speake carbon fibre traveller’s shaving kit

Crush-proof, waterproof and stronger than steel: no, it’s not a weapon, it’s a carbon fibre travelling case (and talking point), complete with an entire grooming range. £695, www.czechandspeake.com

Gucci makeup bag

Soft grape leather, gold hardware and a little bamboo detail add lusciousness to portable. £155, www.gucci.com

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