BELLA’s 2020 Holiday Luxe List

Once again we rounded up the most-wished-for, most-wanted luxury gifts for the season. Here are some out-of-this world ideas at down-to-earth prices.

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HEAVENLY SCENTED

Up in the winter sky twinkles something uniquely heavenly…diptyque’s Scented Star is created in the finest white crepe paper and infused with the limited-edition scent of Moonlit Fir. Whether mounted atop a glittering fir tree or used as a decoration elsewhere in the home, this star as delicate as a large snowflake is as wonderful to contemplate as it is to smell.

$85, Diptyque.com

Kick up your feet, snuggle into a cozy blanket, and deeply inhale the soothing scents of these Home of Chiji Energy Candles. Scents range from being reminiscent of the deep woods to capturing the fresh scent of the seaside. Each candle contains crystal fragments along with a larger crystal to meditate with; simply remove the larger stone as the candle burns.

$39.99, HomeofChiji.com

Light the way to a festive season with Chandler Candle’s Balsam Fir 3-Wick Candle. The warm and inviting holiday scent fills your home with the slightly sweet and woodsy smell of a freshly cut fir Christmas tree. The scented candles are hand-poured in small batches and make the perfect host/hostess gift.

$30, ChandlerCandle.com

DOMESTIC BLISS

If you’re looking for an impressive gift for your main squeeze, HUROM’s HZSlow Juicer is a chic, sleek healthy kitchen companion that features various capabilities to create everything from juices to nuts, milks, and more. Company coming? Make your own spiced cranberry sauce and so much more!

$599, Hurom.com

So worth the splurge for a special pet owner (or yourself!) Hoover’s Smart Wash PET Complete Automatic Carpet Cleaner is the ultimate cleaning machine. It’s as easy to use as a vacuum: Simply push forward to wash and pull back to dry, and the cleaning solution is already premixed. It simplifies life for everyone—especially pet owners—by effortlessly removing deep dirt ,stains, and pet messes.

$299, Hoover.com

SUGAR RUSH

Lumineux Chocolate creates premium European-style chocolate from cocoa beans from Africa and Asia, and itsComplete Chocolate Collection makes for an exquisite, elegant, and delectable gift for just about anyone on your list. It includes six of our varieties of chocolate in large tablets, all wrapped up in a beautiful white ribbon.

$55, LumineuxChocolate.com

Looking for an impressive sweet gesture? Candy art sensation by robynblair has teamed up with the creative minds behind NYC bakery Mini Melanie to bring the by robynblair x Mini Melanie Candy Cookie Box to life. Let’s just say it’s a batch made in heaven. Edible works of art—times two!

$68, ByRobynBlair.com

It’s time to officially ditch the fruit cake, folks, because The Maui Cookie Lady, a gourmet online bakery, makes luxurious indulgence (and totally affordable)cookies that offer a taste of Hawaii! Our taste-tested recommendation: Rumchata Egg Nog—an eggnog cookie stuffed with scratch-made Rumchata fudge, white chocolate chunks, ground spiced nutmeg, and Hawaiian sea salt. You’re welcome!
$6.75/cookie, TheMauiCookieLady.com
Packaged in a hand-carved wooden holiday keepsake box (2 gifts in 1!) Hilliards Almond Toffee Crunch (also known as “butter crunch”) is along time bestseller with a large and loyal following. An irresistible—some may say addictive treat—this popular confection is made with crunchy, tender toffee covered with rich dark chocolate and topped with fresh crushed almonds.
$29.95, HilliardsCandy.com

MOVERS & SHAKERS

Enjoy a full body relaxation with this portable handheld AEVO Muscle Massage Gun that comes with six massage heads and six speed levels to target different sore muscle groups. It also uses high-frequency percussive therapy to relax even the deepest muscles, reducing friction between tissues.

$119.99, Amazon.com

The world’s first eco-friendly, pod-based blender, Vejo is comprised of organic fruits and vegetables and doctor-formulated nutrients to deliver nourishing supplements and vitamins to our bodies. The blends include stress support, immunity boost, greens proteins, and more.

Starts at $130, Vejo.com

Boasting all the craftsmanship of a high-end timepiece, the Galaxy Watch 3 Titanium is built with premium materials and a stunning signature rotating bezel.It’s fit for any setting—whether you’re running through the backwoods or meeting in the boardroom.

Starting at $599.99, Samsung.com

BRING THE HEAT

Some like it hot so the TRUFF HOT SAUCE VARIETY PACK is the perfect way to spike up your gift-giving prowess. There’s an upscale, truffle-infused sauce for any occasion. It’s the ultimate condiment for the sophisticated palette.

$69.99, TruffHotSauce.com

A warm welcome for your party hostess, Hot Logic Casserole Carrier+ use slow-slow conduction heat to bring foods to the ideal temperature and can hold it there for hours without overcooking or drying the food out.

$79.95, HotLogicMini.com

RAISE THE BAR

Crafted by Hayden Wilson, who hand-blows each decanter with intentionally seeded bubbles for a decorative effect, the Winston Decanter is an excellent gift that makes for a beautiful addition to any bar cabinet.

$169, RoomandBoard.com

Many red wines need to “breathe” before they can been joyed at their best Aervana Original Electric Wine Aerator dispenses and aerates your wine under pressure, providing more effective aeration all within an innovative “wine tap” format. All it takes is one finger and the push of a button for instant aeration.

$99.95, Aervana.com

COZY UP

Get your scroll on with the Bed Bath & BeyondUGG® Classic Sherpa Poof TabletPillow in Snow, which helps prop up electronics so you can view them from any angle. This handy plush accent boasts iconic UGG styling and has a 5” x 6” phone pocket for keeping your mobile devices within easy reach.

$19.99, BedBathandBeyond.com

 

We spend one-third of our lives sleeping and SILKEN PURE Sleep Mask is a great way to let it go uninterrupted. Created with pure silk that has 18 amino acids and tightly woven fibers to allow for less friction around delicate eye areas, this mask bestows the gift of a luxurious sleep experience.

$42, SilkenPure.com

On a cold winter’s night, who doesn’t like to snuggle up? Made with 100% organic cotton, the Boll & Branch Flannel Duvet Set makes fora chic holiday season refresh that’s both cozy and breathable.The super-soft solids and yarn-dyed plaids resist pilling for maximum snuggle durability.

Starting at $230, Bollandbranch.com

FINE WINES & FESTIVE SPIRITS

Roederer Estate L’Ermitage 2013 Roederer Estate is a California winery that produces fine sparkling wines from Mendocino County’s cool, fog-shrouded Anderson Valley. The estate’s special Tête deCuvée is a sparkling wine made only in exceptional years from pre-selected, estate-grown grapes. Aromatics of hazelnut, brioche, and flint create a mysterious and layered first contact.Mouthfeel is inviting quince jelly aromas and bright acidity with layered texture.

$55, RoedererEstate.com

Diplomatico Single Vintage Rum After 12 years of aging in bourbon and malt whisky casks, this rum is placed in Oloroso sherry barrels to provide the perfect finish. Its rich aromatic profile includes notes of vanilla, spices, and almonds. It is silky and incredibly flavorsome on the palate with a taste of tobacco, oak, and caramel.

$119, Drizly.com

Broken Shed Vodka Based out in New Zealand, this brand uses locally sourced ingredients when crafting their vodka. Distilled from pure whey and blended with local spring water, the result is smooth and well-balanced, free of GMO’s, additives, chemicals, gluten or added sugars.The taste is clean and crisp, with a warm finish.

$24.99, BrokenShed.com

1800 Cristalino Cristalino is a smooth, deep tasting sipping spirit for tequila lovers who appreciate complex añejos. It starts with 1800 Añejo’s 200-year-old recipe that is first aged for 16months in both new American and French oak barrels. The liquid is then married together and uniquely finished in port wine casks for an additional six months. Finally, the liquid is transformed into a smoother, crystal clear, and more complex añejo tequila, with primary aromatic notes ofbalanced roasted wood, as well as tasting notes of caramel, honey, vanilla, and porto wood. Enjoy neat, on the rocks, or in cocktails.

$65, ReserveBar.com

Germain-Robin California Alambic Brandy Distilled exclusively in Pruhlo Charentais Pot Stills and aged in Limousin OakBarrels, Germain-Robin highlights the flavors that make California Brandy one of the most sought-after aged spirits. The fruit-forward notes of apple and pear are lightly accented with honeysuckle and cherry blossom, giving way to a rich apricot and peach flavor. Well-integrated toasted oak gives light accents of cinnamon and brown sugar.

$75, Klwines.com

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