Well, it has been quite a year in Gotham, dear reader. And yet, we’re still standing strong. And we still feel the same giddy and passionate love for New York City that we did the very first time we ever visited. Maybe even more. If someone on your holiday gift list really loves New York City, or misses living here, as New Yorkers these are our top picks for the very best luxury gifts right now with an NYC theme.
If you’re dreaming of New York City during the holiday season, but can’t make it here in person, why not take a virtual vacation? Our correspondent Julie Chang Murphy has curated a photo journal of the best Christmas decorations in New York this year, including iconic store windows, lights and light shows, and towering Christmas trees. Here’s a glimpse of our sparkling city during one of the best times of the year.
You’ve heard of luxury fitness wearables to track your movement, heart rate and the like. But how about wearable perfume, “visual fragrance,” the scented tattoo and fragrance jewelry? Turns out the cool new luxury wearables are in the fragrance aisle. Our correspondent Jillian Tangen has followed the scent, and here are the best luxury brands in wearable fragrance.
Whether for Fashion Week, the holidays or a summer vacation, you may be heading to New York City soon. And you may, at some point, be in the mood to shop. So where is the best luxury shopping in New York? Here are our insider tips on the top 5 luxury shopping districts in Manhattan that we think you’ll love. And the specific stores you should check out if you go. Consider it your trusted guide to luxury shopping in Manhattan.
Pat McGrath Labs launched with a great deal of fanfare in 2015. Now, the Mothership has landed in London. Exclusively at Selfridge’s, it’s a playground of bright shiny objects and makeup colors for all. We visited on a recent trip to London, and here’s what we saw. It’s our photo journal of our excellent adventures at the Pat McGrath Mothership in London.