Spread Joy This Holiday Season

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Holiday Hostess Gifts

Party invitations are filling calendars with the winter holidays in full swing, and gifts are in order for that hostess (or host) with the most. Draw inspiration from this smart selection of thoughtful gifts to express gratitude and cheer.


White Marble Monogram Boards

Whether prepping food or presenting it, this Marble Monogram Board is both versatile and stylish. The monogram adds a sweet personal touch, making it a charming and distinctive gift. Talk about serving up style.


Christofle espresso

Help your favorite host take coffee service to the next level with this stunning 18-karat Rose Gold Espresso Set. The sophisticated six-piece set stores in a contemporary egg-shaped case that looks lovely adorning any tabletop or coffee cart. Scooping and stirring never looked so good!



Sweeten any gathering with this Signature Candle in Champagne. A fragrant, soy-based candle is the perfect gift for any hostess ready to transform a space for guests or unwind after the party in a warm bath. Cheers either way!


9 Rose All Day

Speaking of sweet, who wouldn’t love an assortment of gourmet treats? Sure to delight any hostess, this Rosé All Day Candy Bento Box is the best way to sample three of Sugarfina’s most popular candies with plenty to share — or just enough to enjoy alone.


See more gift ideas and browse luxury listings in the fall/winter 2018 issue of Grand Vie: Luxury in Living magazine.

Perfect Presents for the Ones You Love

The holiday season is upon us once again, conjuring up that annual gift-giving anxiety in a quest to find the perfect present. It can be a bit time consuming, to say the least, so our good friends at Luxury Portfolio International have put together a list of this year’s hottest gifts that are sure to land you in everyone’s good graces.


Perfect Presents for the Ones You Love

Barney’s Python iPhone 6 Case

If you know someone special who just got the new iPhone 6, or will be getting one this holiday season, this Python iPhone 6 Case from Barneys will ensure they keep it safe and sound while looking great too. It doesn’t take much for these super-sleek phones to slip out of your grasp, but with a chic snake skin case you won’t need to worry. Styled with a durable silver-toned frame, it’s the perfect addition to any iPhone.



Perfect Presents for the Ones You Love

Dammann Frères Bayadère Set

Nothing beats curling up with a warm cup of tea this time of year, and the Dammann Frères Bayadère Set is a must-have for the tea-drinker in your life. Packaged in an exquisite lacquered wooden box, the set comes with an assortment of 21 original teas from the distinguished French master blenders. Unwind with a host of complex flavors and a variety to suit any occasion, from an Earl Grey Yin Zhen to a Jasmin Chung Hao.




Perfect Presents for the Ones You Love

Loubi Under Red

The iconic red soles of French designer Christian Louboutin’s shoes have long been a resounding fashion statement, and now it’s one that your nails can make, as well, with the Loubi Under Red. Inspired by calligraphy, the custom-designed triangular brush provides a subtle yet sophisticated accent to any manicure. If there’s a woman in your life with a passion for Louboutins, there’s a good chance she’ll go crazy for this one.




Perfect Presents for the Ones You Love

Michael Aram Ornament

Combining holiday tradition and iconic elegance, the Butterfly Gingko Ornament from Michael Aram will add a touch of glamor to any tree and is the perfect special something for a fabulous holiday gift exchange. Hand-sculpted using natural bronze and stainless steel, the special piece evokes a sense of charm and fantasy with Michael’s signature style.




Perfect Presents for the Ones You Love

zai for Bentley Skis

When Bentley Motors teamed up with renowned Swiss ski maker zai, we knew we were in for a treat. Designed for all abilities, these handcrafted skis deliver the utmost speed, smoothness and stability, just like a Bentley, not to mention unmatched style with the famed wings logo. If you enjoy feeling good while looking good (and let’s be honest – who doesn’t?), the zai for Bentley skis are the obvious choice for the skier on your list.




bunk bed

Tropical Surf Shack Bunk Beds

When you’re a kid, it doesn’t get much cooler than bunk beds, yet Posh Tots has managed to raise the bar with the Tropical Surf Shack Bunk Beds. Your little ones won’t believe their eyes when you surprise them with the ultimate island experience. The only downside is sending them to their room won’t be much of a punishment anymore.


The holidays are for spending time with friends and family, so now that you’ve found the perfect gift, you can ensure the rest of your time is spent with the people who matter most. Happy holidays from your friends at Ebby Halliday Realtors and Luxury Portfolio International!