Is someone on your holiday gift list dreaming of the Big Apple? Maybe they used to live in New York? Maybe they dream of living here now? Or maybe they had the vacation of a lifetime in the city, and want to recapture just a bit of that feeling. We feel you, and we’re here to help. For those who really love New York the best luxury gifts this year are pretty easy to figure out. Just give them a piece of the dream. Here are our top picks of the presents that will bring some of the city’s iconic magic and energy to your gift recipient. And keep the party going all year long.
What’s your dream Christmas tree? One of the joys of the holiday season in New York City is that if you can dream it, somewhere in the city you can find it. For example, we spent an enjoyable hour at Bergdorf Goodman this week. There we found a dazzling array of truly unique luxury Christmas ornaments. With these, you can create a one-of-a-kind Christmas tree that expresses your inner spirit in some truly surprising ways. Sure, they’re expensive (most are $50 each). But you can always curate your collection one ornament – and one year – at a time.
It’s officially boot weather! Yay! If you’re one of those people who waits for this time all year, it’s your moment. Here’s our run-down on some of the best fall-winter 2018-19 designer boots. They’ll take you from the office to apres-ski to a lazy Sunday brunch in the city in effortless chic style.
Forget everything you’ve been told about the dangers of playing in the mud: it turns out that eating dirt can actually make you healthier.
When a grand dame gets a makeover, it’s risky business. Sometimes the urgency to be newly relevant results in the loss of what was special in the first place. Happily, the new Beauty floor at the Manhattan flagship of Saks Fifth Avenue has achieved exactly what one might hope: it’s what the beauty department used to be – only much, much better.