All posts tagged: ARTISANAL LUXURY

the best new luxury fragrances this spring 2019

Spring is coming, and its time to think about how you’ll celebrate the new season with some new elements in your fashion and beauty routines. We’ve shared the trends you need to know in fashion and handbags. Now our correspondent Julie Chang Murphy – after visiting the beauty floor at Saks – shares the best new luxury fragrances this spring 2019. Spoiler alert: think sensual not sweet.

the ultimate luxury bespoke gifts this year

Looking for a knockout gift? Why not bestow a one-of-a-kind item that is precisely tailored to the personality, experiences or aesthetic of your loved one? We’ve rounded up ideas for bespoke items that make wonderful gifts. What could be better? You’ll have the fun of knowing that no one else in the world has exactly the same item as your gift recipient. That’s some serious luxury.

luxury lessons: what you need to know about cigars

The ultimate symbol of luxury and accomplishment for some remains an expensive cigar, smoked with like-minded peers in a sumptuous environment, perhaps accompanied by a fine glass of whisky. Whether or not this meets your definition of bliss, chances are that someone you know is either living that life or wishes they could. To understand the lure  – and the vocabulary – of this classic luxury product, what do you need to know about cigars?

what is the best gourmet thanksgiving food online?

Hosting Thanksgiving at your house? Or spending the day at someone else’s home, but need a side dish or a dessert to contribute to the feast? Or perhaps you have a vegan or vegetarian guest and you want to serve them something they’ll love, but don’t have the skills/time/cookware/patience to make it yourself? No worries. Here are the best places to order gourmet Thanksgiving food online in time for the big day. And no, it’s not cheating. These are so good, your fellow guests will be forever thankful to you for not trying to make them yourself.