Looking for the perfect luxury holiday gift? Why not gift something from the beauty aisle? Something to soothe and pamper your loved one. After the year we’ve had, surely they deserve it! And happily, with beauty and fragrance gifts, you don’t have to worry about getting the right size. Which is already going to reduce your stress level. Our correspondent Julie Chang Murphy has curated our ultimate luxury holiday gift guide with the best in fragrance and beauty right now, including products we love for the face, bath and body and hair care.
The haute joaillerie shows in Paris are held twice a year in Paris, just after the haute couture shows. A perfect gown requires a perfect necklace, no? Now, just in time for holiday gifting season, these stunning pieces are available in-store (but definitely NOT online). Which ones would make the best gift for someone who loves fine jewelry? Our intrepid correspondent Jillian Tangen volunteered to personally investigate this pressing issue. Now she’s sharing our holiday haute joaillerie gift guide of the best fine luxury sparkling high jewelry gifts of 2020.
Is someone on your gift list a great cook? Or a passionate foodie? Or both? We asked our Food Editor Nicole Douillet to help us suss out the best luxury gifts for cooks, people who love to grill and foodies. Here’s her curated ultimate luxury holiday gift guide with the best ideas for foodies and passionate cooks, including kitchen appliances, cookware, grills, experiences and great gifts under $50.
Whether it’s a luxury holiday gift, a birthday present, an anniversary or wedding gift, or even a “just because” everyday present, the etiquette rules of gift giving are difficult to master. But no worries. Our correspondent Julie Chang Murphy, trained anthropologist and savvy gift-giver, breaks it all down for us in our ongoing series, luxury lessons: the gift giving etiquette we all need to know. Wondering about the etiquette of gift giving in a business setting? Here’s how to give the best holiday business gift at work to clients, employees and even the boss.
Whether it’s a holiday gift, a birthday present, an anniversary or wedding gift, or even a “just because” everyday present, learning how to give the perfect gift is hard. Why? Because many of the myths about gift giving turn out to be false – and the truths are somewhat elusive. Our correspondent Julie Chang Murphy, trained anthropologist and savvy gift-giver, breaks it all down for us in our series of luxury lessons: the surprising truth about gift giving. Here’s what you need to know about the psychology of luxury gift giving this holiday.