Author: Julie Murphy

our guide to the best luxury holiday gifts for those who love italy

The Ultimate I Love Italy Luxury Gift Guide

Looking for the perfect gift for someone who really loves Italy, its culture and its history? For the Italophiles on your luxury gift list, we’ve got lots of ideas to help get you started. Our correspondent Julie Chang Murphy has curated our ultimate “I Love Italy” luxury gift guide, the perfect luxury gift guide for Italophiles.

The Ultimate Luxury Gift Guide: The Best for Him

The Ultimate Luxury Gift Guide: The Best for Him

What does a man really want as a luxury gift this holiday? That’s a tough one, dear reader. Our intrepid correspondent Julie Change Murphy has done the work, though, so you don’t have to. Here’s our ultimate luxury gift guide of the best chic gifts for him. It’s what to buy for him: that special man – or men- on your luxury gift list this Christmas holiday. 

Our ultimate guide to the perfect luxury gifts for her this holiday season.

The Ultimate Luxury Gift Guide: The Best for Her

What do chic elegant women want this holiday? When it comes to gifts for a woman with exquisite taste, some people find this question difficult to parse. Happily, our intrepid correspondent Julie Chang Murphy has nailed it. Here’s our ultimate luxury gift guide of the best gifts for her. It’s our curated edit of what to buy for the special woman – or women – on your luxury holiday gift list this year. 

How to Layer your Luxury Necklaces Like a Cool Girl

How to Layer your Luxury Necklaces Like a Cool Girl

You’ve seen this look for years, and yet you’ve never had the conjones to try it: the multi-strand, elegant disarray of several delicate necklaces worn all at once, and all layered just so. The Cool Girl Factor for this look is off the charts, in no small part because it looks effortless and nonchalant. And yet it appears to be really hard to execute. Like, what goes with what? How many is too many? Fear not, dear reader. Our ace correspondent Julie Chang Murphy is sharing the secrets of how to fashionably layer your luxury necklaces and wear multiple ones this season, with all the top fashion trends and combinations in layering. Cool.

The best luxury home rentals for vacation this fall.

What are the Best Luxury Fall Vacation Rentals This Year?

If you’re thinking of taking a vacation this fall – in this COVID-19 era – you may be looking exclusively for private rental properties with plenty of social distance from the neighbors. Whether you’re thinking of a cabin beside a lake or a rustic-chic cottage with a prime view of the autumn leaves, what are the best luxury vacation rentals available this fall? Our ace correspondent Julie Chang Murphy has curated  a list of 30 of the best luxury home vacation rentals to consider this fall. Whether it’s just your family, or you and your pod, here are a few ways to get out of Dodge and revel in the splendors of autumn safely this year.