If you’re hosting the big feast, you may be seeking inspiration and fresh ideas on how to set a beautiful Thanksgiving table this year. Our correspondent Jillian Tangen has rounded up a collection of the best chic and charming luxury tabletop items and ideas for home table décor for those playing host for Thanksgiving 2021.
Planning to have your Thanksgiving meal prepared by someone other than you? Excellent idea! Lots of people don’t want to cook. Or don’t have sufficient room/chairs/plates/patience to host at home. And if you’re spending the holiday in a city with world-class restaurants, like New York, there’s no need to stress. You can have the fun of gathering with family and friends without the prep, cooking and clean up. Dear reader, if you’re looking for a Michelin starred fine dining restaurant that’s open to order takeout or to dine in for Thanksgiving 2021, we’ve got ideas in NYC, DC, San Francisco and more. But you have to act now. Here are our top picks for the best restaurants for a luxurious gourmet Thanksgiving dinner this year.
For a certain kind of person, one of the best headlines of the year is “the ski shop is open!” Because that means that soon, mountain resorts will be opening, snow will be falling, and those of us who are passionate about snow sports will head out for another season of winter adventures. Cannot. Wait. If you’re similarly inclined, here’s our roundup of the top trends and best new luxury fashion looks for women in performance ski wear for the winter of 2021-22, including ski suits, jackets, base layers and more. Our focus is on the brands and styles that can withstand actual skiing and snowboarding. Of course, even if you don’t ski or ride, you’re welcome to peruse this list – because rocking these looks après ski will keep you on trend all winter long. So let’s go!
Is someone on your gift list a bookworm? Or perhaps you, yourself, are devoted to all things literary? If books, libraries, and bookstores are a big part of the life of your gift recipient – or if you’re looking for a treat for yourself – we’ve got some ideas for you. Our correspondent Julie Chang Murphy has penned our Christmas and holiday luxury gift guide with the best gifts for book lovers in 2021, with lots of ideas on what to buy for the bookworms and bibliophiles on your list this year.
What are the best cemeteries to visit – with the burial sites of famous people, and grounds that are truly beautiful? Especially as Halloween draws near? Our correspondent Jillian Tangen has curated a list of the 13 most astoundingly beautiful, historic and haunting cemeteries in the world that would be perfect to visit during Halloween season. Perhaps this autumn, you’ll be inspired to visit one.