You know what they say: behind every great e-retailer, there's a great woman. Taigan, an online store that offers a carefully-curated selection of goods from shops around the world, has gained traction and praise since its inception in 2008. Elizabeth Nichols, Taigan's CEO, combined her impeccable taste and experience as president of a shopping-mall realty company to guide the store to success. She's handpicked her favorite gifts that will please even the fussiest of friends and family.
For the woman who can't put down her smartphone, a delicate beaded strap gussies up this utilitarian, cigar-pouch-inspired phone case. The only thing better than the combination of the two is the convenience factor.
If wild rose makes you think of something you'd find in your late grandmother's closet, guess again. This unique blend of wild rose, marjoram and sandalwood is warm and only slightly floral—no cloying notes here.
Strange Invisible Aquarian Roses Pure Perfume, $265; taigan.com