8 Stylish Women on What They Bought for Their 40th Birthdays

Big year, bigger presents

Eva Chen

Vice President of Fashion & Shopping Partnerships at Instagram

A mirror from the company Glare Goods.

They upcycle old mirrors into new shapes, and they made several gorgeous, organic-shaped blobby mirrors from a giant mirror in my apartment I no longer had room for.

Rajni Jacques

Global Head of Fashion & Beauty at Snapchat

A massage and this secret diamond initial ring by Mateo.

Carla Rockmore

Content Creator and Jewelry Designer


A vintage Chanel top-handle marvel of a bag

Claire Sulmers

Founder of FashionBombDaily

A Hermès Birkin bag

Aya Kanai

Head of Editorial and Creative at Google Shopping

A ring that features a charming flying pig, and the back has an inscription: ‘Anything is possible.’

Tracy Reese


A vacation to Jamaica with friends and bought my first serious jewelry, a pair of 1.5-carat diamond studs.

Marina Larroudé


A mini rainbow bodycon dress from Sies Marjan.

Jessie Randall


I hosted a big dinner with about 40 of my girlfriends. The theme of the party was Jessie’s 40 Favorite Things, and I wanted to give a gift to my wonderful friends rather than receive anything.

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