Live in New York State? Or perhaps you used to? It’s easier than ever to give a holiday gift made by New York State artisans using local resources who are our neighbors. The New York Makers Marketplace and holiday pop-up store at Columbus Circle are where to find the best luxury holiday and Christmas artisan gifts made in New York State this year.
One of the many joys of the Christmas holiday season is the fanciful confections, candies, Buche de Noel, cakes and chocolates that appear like like magic once a year. But which ones are the absolute best? If visions of sugar plums are dancing in your head, read on. Our correspondent Jillian Tangen has a curated list of the best and most beautiful luxury Christmas holiday treats this year.
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 gift guide with the best ideas for foodies and passionate home cooks right now, including several for under $50.
What are the best luxury of-the-month club subscriptions that make for great gifts? Our correspondent Abbie Martin Greenbaum has curated a list of great ways to give a luxury of-the-month club subscription gift to someone on your list.
Looking for a micro-luxury? A wonderful and delicious experience that won’t break your budget? One word, dear reader: butter. Gourmet craft butter is a relatively accessible everyday luxury that lots of us can experience, at least from time to time. Wondering how to find the best artisanal butter for your next special meal? Our correspondent Julie Chang Murphy has compiled our list of the brands in gourmet craft butter right now that are the very best.