2017 Holiday Luxe List

From over-the top experiences to high-flying and haute must-haves, we’ve got the goods on what’s hot this holiday season for everyone on your list. Here’s our guide to the most exquisite gifts to give this year and (hopefully) receive.

Extraordinary Experiences

End the year by gifting the experience of a lifetime: ringing in the New Year just 150-feet below the Times Square Ball—the closest live view of the iconic world event. The Knickerbocker Hotel offers a luxury package that includes overnight accommodations for New Year’s Eve and two tickets to the unforgettable party at the hotel’s St. Cloud Social rooftop bar and lounge. Starting at $4,000, TheKnickerbocker.com

Want to watch a blockbuster movie like a star?  Enjoy the ultimate movie going experience with a private theater screening at iPic Theaters. With iPic private movie screenings, you and up to 64 friends and family can enjoy the luxury of iPic Theater’s plush personal recliners, pillows and blankets with chef prepared food and gourmet cocktails. Private bookings include two cocktails and appetizer and entrée, with service throughout the movie at the touch of a button by our ‘ninja’ servers. Starting at $6,500   iPicTheaters.com

All That Glitters

Gucci Black Bag with Gold Chain Strap & Crystals $3,980, SaksFifthAvenue.com

Hermès Tsavorites Trim Pyramid Studs on Luxe Alligator Strap $15,600, SaksFifthAvenue.com

Karen Karch Floating Star Tiara Ring $6,250, KarenKarch.com

Beautiful Gestures

Venus Et Fleur Red Eternity Roses $399, SaksFifthAvenue.com

Sugarfina Holiday Candy Trunk $195, Sugarfina.com

NEST Fragrances Birchwood Pine Grand Candle $225, BeautyKind.us

Tech the Halls

Samsung Galaxy Note8 from $929.99, Samsung.com

Ultimate Ears MEGABOOM Wireless Bluetooth® Speaker $299.99, T-Mobile.com

V-MODA Crossfade 2 Wireless $350, V-moda.com

Good Spirits

Diplomático Reserva Exclusiva Rum $40, RonDiplomatico.com

Mezcal El Silencio Joven $75, MezcalElSilencio.com

SIA Scotch Whisky $52, Reservebar.com/sia

On the Fly

IoT Group’s ROVA Selfie Drone $299.95, us.theiotgroup.com

F100 Ghost RC Quadcopter Drone $179.99, Amazon.com

Man of Distinction

BOVET 1822 Récital 20 Astérium $350,000, Bovet.com

EIROA The First 20 Years Colorado $250-$300 per box, CleCigars.com

Go the Distance

For those in search of the most luxurious gift for a frequent business or world-traveler, give the gift of an unparalleled experience with a membership for Jet Linx Private Aviation. Not only will it be stress-free and include personalized private aviation service, but one receives guaranteed availability in flights with the Jet Card. That’s one incredible way to ensure that the family can be together for the holidays. $12,500 Club Card Membership / $17,500 Executive Card Membership, JetLinx.com

Originally hailed as one of the most beautiful vehicles ever conceived, the 2017 Karma Revero embodies the sensibilities of a passionate, charismatic, California-based company. The Revero redefines luxury automobiles and delivers a timeless design powered by electricity, fuel, and the sun. The solar roof is an industry first, and is a signature element of Karma’s DNA. This luxury hybrid automobile features a clean and elegant infotainment system designed from the ground up to be fast and intuitive, and will incorporate over-the-air updates as well as Apple CarPlay. $130,000, KarmaAutomotive.com

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