A true status signifier is often extremely subtle. A baseball cap from an exclusive club. A toiletry kit from first class on Emirates or Cathay Pacific. Or a humble sneaker that just happens to turn up on the feet of tech moguls from coast to coast. If you haven’t heard of the footwear brand On, then you might want to read up on it – because it’s the favorite sneaker of the rich and powerful right now.
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 the best luxury sparkling high jewelry gifts this season.
Looking for the perfect luxury gift for someone who loves winter, snow, fresh mountain air and the winter holidays? We’ve compiled a chic luxury gift guide with the best presents for those who love snow. Here are ideas and inspiration for winter aficionados of every stripe: the outdoor active types, and the ones who love sitting by the fire. Team Snow, this one is for you – a winter wonderland of luxury gifts. Let it snow!
Going retail shopping in New York City anytime soon? There are so many new luxury retail stores in town right now that an edit is in order. In our series “J+J Shop,” our intrepid correspondents Julie Chang Murphy and Jillian Tangen are doing the legwork so that you don’t have to. Recently, they took a trip to the new Nordstrom’s women’s store in Midtown. Here’s their report; the headline is that there’s lots to love about the luxury experience of Nordstrom’s women’s New York.
What are the best luxury fashion-forward gifts for a woman this season? Our correspondent Julie Chang Murphy has curated our ultimate luxury gift guide with the best gifts for femme fashionistas right now.