From a limited-edition indulgently delicious gift box set curated by James Beard Award winning Chef Thomas Keller (French Laundry, Per Se, and Bouchon Bakery) to a gravity-defying experience, here’s the ultimate in luxury gift-giving this Holiday season that is sure to wow the foodies, adventurers and fitness enthusiasts on your list (or perhaps, put a few, or all, on your own wish list).
French Laundry’s Champagne & Caviar Box
This decadent assortment of hand-selected items includes 2 ounces of Petrossian Royal Kaluga Caviar, a pair of mother-of-pearl caviar spoons, buckwheat blini mix, a de Buyer blue steel pan, an Ateco blini spatula and a bottle of Bollinger Special Cuvee Brut Champagne. » $1,000
Starbucks Super Luxe Gift Card
205 Grande brewed coffees, please. That’s the kind of coffee mileage you’ll get with the new solid stainless steel Starbucks gift card complete with all the perks of being a Starbucks Gold level member. » $450
JetLev R200 Jetpack
Give the gift of personal flight. With the JetLev R200, a water-propelled jetpack sends you soaring 30 ft into the sky for an unbelievable experience. A CFI 1 Pilot Certification Training & Safety course is included in the package. » $99,500
Stuart Hughes iPad 2 Gold History Edition
The Apple logo has never looked so good. From U.K.-based designer Stuart Hughes comes this special edition iPad encrusted with 12.5 cts of ‘I’F’ Flawless diamonds and 24ct gold. iPhones and iPads in solid gold and platinum are also available.
» $8 Million
Known for their custom-built bicycles, Budnitz brings us another masterpiece in comfort, speed, and design with the launch of their special No. 3 model in British Racing Green. Outfitted with all the right gear – including a Brooks honey-leather saddle, matching honey grips and German-made creme tires – this gift is known to cause bike envy. » $3400
Run Personal VisioWeb Treadmill
Marrying professional training with entertainment, the Run Personal VisioWeb is the most cutting-edge treadmill of its kind. Users can easily adjust for speed and incline while using the HD-ready touch screen to access the internet, television, or audio content for the perfect at-home workout. » $15,000