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The Best Makers of Couture Millinery in the World

It’s hat season! No, not wool fedoras and ski hats and beanies. The season for ornate, whimsical, structured, romantic millinery – for spectacular special occasion hats. A hat for Easter, and spring and summer weddings. Something brilliant for the Kentucky Derby, Ascot, and the Central Park Conservancy Hat Lunch in New York. Plus garden parties, graduations, outdoor concerts and more. But where to find a chic chapeau that will signal confidence and creativity – not kookiness? We’ve rounded up the best makers of couture millinery in the world. Here’s where to find the perfect special occasion hat for you.

The Best Luxury Gifts for Mother’s Day this Year

Ok, kids, it’s time. Yes, time to start shopping and planning for Mother’s Day this year. But what to give Mom, your Grandmom, your Mother-in-law, your Godmother, or that special person who has been like a mother to you? Our correspondent Jillian Tangen has come up with a variety of gift ideas and options for Mother’s Day – from micro-luxuries to grand gestures, we’ve got the ultimate gift guide for Mom. These are the best luxury gifts for Mother’s Day this year.

The Most Beautiful Luxury Easter Eggs This Year

You have to love any holiday that involves more sweets than you can keep track of. And no, Halloween, we’re not talking about you this time. We’ve discovered that Easter has become an occasion for truly beautiful and luxurious confections. And lots of them. So in addition to Easter hampers and other treats, we’re showcasing the chic chocolate eggs of Easter 2019. Here are our picks for the most beautiful luxury Easter eggs in the world this year.

The Best Bakeries in the World for a Luxurious Cake

What are the best bakeries in the world for a luxurious cake? Whether for a wedding, special birthday, or just an everyday luxury, a gorgeous delicious cake is an instant mood boost. Our correspondent Jillian Tangen has rounded up a list of the best cake bakeries in New York, London, Paris, Hong Kong and more. Forks in the air! It’s time to eat cake like a boss.

The Best Luxury Easter Eggs and Treats This Year

Easter is nearly here, and you know what that means. Its time for Easter baskets, family gatherings and Easter egg hunts filled with pretty pastel treats. Like Halloween, for many people Easter is a lot about sweets. So we went in search of luxury Easter confections, and we found lots of wonderful surprises. Here’s our round-up of the best luxury Easter confections this year: cakes, Easter eggs, chocolates, candy and cookies. Hey – are you getting all of this down, Easter Bunny?