Gucci Checkers Set
“Your favorite childhood game gets the high-fashion treatment in this all-leather checkers set.” The board, game pieces, storage pouches, and carrying case are all embossed with Gucci’s famous interlocking G’s.
Celluon Magic Cube
It’s impossible to use the laser-powered Magic Cube in public and “not attract a crowd.” The device projects a fully functional keyboard onto any tabletop and is compatible with most smartphones and tablets.
Teroforma Whiskey Stones
Inspired by a centuries-old Scandinavian tradition, these stones are “great for connoisseurs” of scotch and bourbon. They’ll chill a drink without watering it down. Each set includes nine soapstone cubes.
Source: Real Simple
Alexander McQueen Four-Finger Clutch
Frida Pinto, Maria Sharapova, and McQueen’s successor, Sarah Burton, were among the luminaries spotted carrying the design house’s skull-adorned clutches this year.
Shu Uemura Eye Lashes
These “fluttering lashes,” designed by award-winning film director Wong Kar Wai, have been dipped in crystal glitter to provide “the perfect amount of party bling.” Each pair is adjustable and can be curled.
Source: Financial Times
Arcaro Martini 24-Karat Gold Hot Tub
“Just in time” for holiday gift-giving, the Italian design team Arcaro Martini has released the world’s first spa in 24-karat gold. The tub is trimmed in leather with Swarovski crystals; ozone water purification keeps the water clean.
Approx. $100,000, arcaromartini.com