Holiday shopping lists are swelling with the number of gifts as well as with the luxurious price tags of each gift. What do you get for your beloved who has everything under the sun as well as has an impeccable taste too? Pursuitist has curated a list of five over-the-top gift ideas to cater to such needs!
Feather Backgammon Set From Barneys For $6,995
Baz Dazzled Holiday x Alexandra Llewellyn Designs feather backgammon set is crafted of dark zebrano wood and detailed with photo-real pheasant feathers on the hand-lacquered playing surface. Ideal to spend some playful time indoors during the festive season, the ‘Made in England’ set includes 32 gold and black weighted aluminum playing pieces. Barneys New York will donate 25% of all sales from the limited edition Baz Dazzled Holiday collection to Room to Read, an organization dedicated to improving literacy and gender equality in education in the developing world.
Iconic 24-Piece Advent House From Harrods For $19,000 –
New for 2014, Wedgwood has created the Advent House. Designed to up the excitement during the countdown to Christmas, only three of this festive treasure trove is available exclusively from Harrods and Wedgwood. A delightful Wedgwood blue and white Jasper ware porcelain ornament can be discovered behind each window, 24 in total, each presented in an individually numbered pouch.
Festive Crackers From Burberry for $795
The British luxury fashion house launches a set of six festive crackers featuring a selection of British icon leather key charms. The festive gold packaging includes Big Ben, Grenadier Guard, Policeman, Telephone Box, London Bus and Horseferry Check Bus charms. All the crackers also feature London facts.
The Endless Shopping Bag From Net-A-Porter (Price Unlimited)
Preston Bailey Peacock Floral Sculptures From Neiman Marcus For $65,000
For this upcoming holiday season, Neiman Marcus has unfolded its 2014 Christmas Book. An absurd addition to this year’s list is the colossal peacock sculpture. Designed by Preston Bailey, the majestic bird is offered in two sizes. Ideal for outdoors, the 6′-tall garden version with a 10′-long tail composed of silk flowers, crystals and seasonal plantings sports a $65,000 tag. Those keen to keep the glamorous peacock figure indoors, can opt for the smaller 3′-tall version with a 5′-long tail for $25,000. With every purchase of the Preston Bailey Peacock Floral Sculpture, Neiman Marcus will donate $1,000 to The Heart of Neiman Marcus Foundation—dedicated to supporting youth arts education in communities across the country.
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