All I Want For Christmas… 2018 Edition

So, if you’ve been a long time reader of of Beau Satchelle’s luxury lifestyle blogs, two Christmases ago, we provided a curated list of ultimate connoisseur gifts (https://www.beausatchelle.com/2016/12/all-i-want-for-christmas-is/).   We are not affiliated with these websites nor sponsored by them, just a few  “favorite things” that I fell in love with and have added to our gift giving list.  Enjoy! 

North Drinkware – https://northdrinkware.com/

Even if you don’t consider yourself a true outdoorsman, these glasses are a unique, amazing gift for anyone who admires quality craftsmanship.     Based out of Portland, Oregon this company has designed custom hand blown glasses inspired by the mountains of Oregon, Washington, Colorado, California, Vermont and Wyoming.  The glass bottoms represent each specific state’s mountains…the detailed work is outstanding!  Individual glass prices start at $45.  Box sets are also offered at starting prices of $220.00.    

St. Regis Sabrage Experience –  https://st-regis.marriott.com/culture/evening-ritual/

 If drinking champagne will be a part of your next special celebration, instead of the traditional style of popping the cork, why not incorporate the dramatic flair of opening a bottle with a saber.   A stay at the St. Regis New York will allow guests the opportunity to take a private 30 minute Master class in the art of champagne sabrage.  For $350, 4 guests will learn the Napoleon inspired style of uncorking a chilled bottle of Veuve Clicquoet while nibbling on accompanying signature hors d’oeuvres.   

Peloton Exercise Bike – https://www.onepeloton.com/

This bike brings the spinning experience into the privacy of your home.   Peloton has successfully recreated the fitness studio to fall in love, once more, with a fitness routine.  It comes with a built-in screen that connects you to over 10,000 on –demand fitness classes that you control start/stop times or join live community classes broadcasted from their headquarters in New York City.  The bike records a rider’s metrics such as heart rate, output, and resistance for increased results.  Bike packages begin at $2,245.00

Mitchelle Pool Tables – https://www.mitchellebd.com/

Excellence, no matter the industry, sends my heart fluttering!  Family owned Mitchelle Pool Tables has stepped up the game when it comes to designing and building billiard tables that are absolutely stunning.    Private consultations are schedule to create the ultimate table to be incorporated in the design of your home. Typical job costs are between $19,000-$50,000.

Beau Satchelle Bespoke Wine Case Gift Set – https://www.beausatchelle.com/product/bespoke-wine-case-gift-set/

Finally, we would like to offer our own unique gift for the wine lover in your life.  A wine case that stores the essentials for a lovely evening of wine.  We layered the interior with custom felt padding and covered it with soft Italian lambskin leather in taupe; for additional protection and aesthetics. The rich look of the exterior is compliments to the fine leather made of French Calfskin in burgundy. 

 A bespoke wine gift box set has to have certain accessories. This particular design includes a premium wing corkscrew wine bottle opener which is joined to the interior with the same French Calf Skin and hardware. With a subtle hat tip to the carpentry of the box, a smaller wooden box painted intentionally with an explosion of burgundy color to highlight the other compartment of accessories. This includes a foil cutter and a stainless steel vacu-stopper to remove the air and help preserve the wine after it’s opened. This accessories storage box is also fitted with the same leather strap and hardware.

We customize to the client’s desires and are at the ready to have our master artisan consult to create your own case that can be offered in several types of leathers or exotic skins, an array of colors and a selection of adornments.  Custom costs begin at $3225.00   -AJ

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