For Hamptons Hostesses
A chic, sparking table mixes exquisite silver and crystal in classic and modern design.
FROM LEFT: Holiday bowl in sterling silver with hand-formed and chased bow, Tiffany & Co. ($53,400). 53 Main St., East Hampton, 324-1700. Solid pewter Brenna napkin ring with southwestern-inspired motifs ($40) and Jordana 100 percent natural linen 20-inch square dinner napkin ($25), Ralph Lauren Home. 888 Madison Ave., NYC, 212-434-8000. Excellence Champagne flute, Saint-Louis ($810). Turpan, 55 Main St., East Hampton, 324-2444. Intangible three-cube crystal candleholder by Arik Levy, Baccarat ($335). Saks Fifth Avenue, 611 Fifth Ave., NYC, 212-753- 4000. The Corelli transparent crystal decanter, enriched with a sanded Giorgio Armani logo and presented in a refined gift box, Armani Casa ($230). 979 Third Ave., NYC, 212-334-1271. Tip Top crystal bottle stopper, Baccarat ($100). Saks Fifth Avenue, Walt Whitman Shops, 160 Walt Whitman Road, Huntington Station, 350-1100. The Luminance charger in silver, handmade in Turkey from glass with a metallic finish, Diane von Furstenberg ($50). Bloomingdale’s, Walt Whitman Shops, 160 Walt Whitman Road, Huntington Station, 425-6700. Jewelry box in stamped calf leather, Fendi Casa (price on request). 800-634-4043. Elsa Peretti Thumbprint salt and pepper shakers in sterling silver, Tiffany & Co. ($475). SEE ABOVE. Brenna DOF (double old-fashioned) in glass and pewter, with a custom design inspired by vintage wrought-iron and southwestern motifs, Ralph Lauren Home ($75). SEE ABOVE. Belgian linen-filled candle with custom aromatics in various sizes, Restoration Hardware ($39–$59). 69 Main St., East Hampton, 907-1300. Tip Top crystal bottle stopper, Baccarat ($100). Saks Fifth Avenue, SEE ABOVE. Victorian glass snowflake ornament crafted from glass beads, in various sizes, Restoration Hardware ($12–$29). SEE ABOVE.
Yellow and rose gold mix with black diamonds for the hottest holiday gift.
CLOCKWISE FROM TOP LEFT: Yellow-gold over bronze cuff with Swarovski crystal pavé, Rebecca ($780). Rose Jewelers, 57 Main St., Southampton, 283- 5757. Mauresque bangle in 18k rose gold with diamonds, Roberto Coin ($15,880). London Jewelers, 2 Main St., East Hampton, 329-3939. Self-winding Royal Oak watch in rose gold with diamonds and a white dial, Audemars Piguet ($58,900). 65 E. 57th St., NYC, 212-688-6644. Ancient America bracelet in 18k rose gold with black and white diamonds, H.Stern ($34,400). London Jewelers, SEE ABOVE. Handmade 32-inch link chain in 18k gold, Jennifer Miller Jewelry ($15,800). 55 Main St., East Hampton, 329-9061. Dazzling holiday chandelier earrings with diamonds and gold plated on silver, Cabochon ($680). 51A Jobs Lane, Southampton, 283-4102. Temptation of Eve ring in 18k yellow gold with diamonds and rubies, Stephen Webster ($32,000). London Jewelers, Americana Manhasset, 2060 Northern Blvd., 516-627-7475. Marrakech bracelet crafted in 18k rose gold and .15 carats of diamonds, Marco Bicego ($2,290 each). London Jewelers, SEE ABOVE. 34mm Ladymatic watch with rose-gold case and bracelet, Omega ($28,400). London Jewelers, SEE ABOVE. Key tray in Limoges porcelain with horse detail in gold, Fendi Casa (price on request). 800-634-4043
Glamorous travel gear adds style to any travel itinerary.
FROM TOP LEFT: Men’s deerskin glove in fawn with custom rivet hardware, Coach ($148). Americana Manhasset, 2060 Northern Blvd., 516-365-2777. Large suede duffel bag with top handles, zip closure, removable shoulder strap, interior pocket, and reinforced leather bottom, Ralph Lauren ($1,450). 31-33 Main St., East Hampton, 324-1222. Cashmere and silk Camails shawl ($1,125) and Caléche-express small hand luggage, made of water-resistant canvas and trimmed in the brand’s signature leather, ($7,150), Hermès. Americana Manhasset, 2060 Northern Blvd., 516-869-6660. The Eco Leaves three-piece hard-side luggage set, made of 100 percent recycled plastics with a diamond finish, shown in orange, Heys ($450). Luggage Source, 1359 Broadway, NYC, 212-760-2403. Leather Epi Alzer 70 suitcase trunk with embossed and rivet-reinforced leather trim and corner pieces, rolled-leather top handle, signature brass S-lock, and two trunk latches, Louis Vuitton (price on request). Americana Manhasset, 2060 Northern Blvd., 516-365-4766. iPad case comes in seven rich colors, shown in tangerine, Burberry ($4,995). Americana Manhasset, 2060 Northern Blvd., 516-365-2050. Capra travel wallet with a ziparound closure, ID window, 10 card slots, zip pocket, and ticket and currency compartments, Tumi ($295). 520 Madison Ave., NYC, 212-813-0545. Brown midlength leather gloves, Salvatore Ferragamo ($620). Americana Manhasset, 2060 Northern Blvd., 516-365-9765. Dark gray classic milky leather oversize tote bag, Tod’s ($1,845). Hirshleifers, Americana Manhasset, 2060 Northern Blvd., 516-627-3566. Helmut duffel bag in brown with beige cotton and linen lining, two leather straps, double zip-top closure, and combination lock, Gucci ($28,000). Americana Manhasset, 2060 Northern Blvd., 516-365-0994
For Décor Gurus
Holiday gifts from fashion designers and design icons shimmer with subtle metallics.
FROM LEFT: From the Alpine Lodge Collection, the Harper Burned Silver seven- by nine-inch frame, in sterling silver with lacquered mahogany stand, Ralph Lauren Home ($1,295). 888 Madison Ave., NYC, 212-434- 8000. Handcrafted 24k gold-plated Rabat Lantern in brass, L’Objet ($950). Bergdorf Goodman, 754 Fifth Ave., NYC, 212-753-7300. Large ivory pillar candle (inside lantern), Restoration Hardware ($49–$199). 69 Main St., East Hampton, 907-1300. STACKED BOOKS: Tom Wesselmann, Prestel Publishing ($65). Barneys New York, 660 Madison Ave., NYC, 212-826-8900. Christian Louboutin monograph, Rizzoli ($150). Saks Fifth Avenue, Walt Whitman Shops, 160 Walt Whitman Road, Huntington Station, 350-1100. White ceramic vase with lid, designed by Marc Newson, Cappellini ($204). 152 Wooster St., NYC, 212-620-7953. Corollaire rose vase in amber, Saint-Louis ($3,150). Turpan, 55 Main St., East Hampton, 324-2444. The Target black swirl-print pillow, Poltrona Frau ($280). 145 Wooster St., NYC, 212-777-7592. Limoges porcelain key tray with Fendi logo in gold, Fendi Casa (price on request). 800-634-4043. Cream cashmere throw, Restoration Hardware ($299). SEE ABOVE. Pillow with the designer’s iconic chevron pattern in metallic gold, Missoni Home ($420). Comerford Collection, 2442 Main St., Bridgehampton, 537-6200. Classic calendar set featuring a hand-engraved die in metallic gold ink with a 19th-century-style brass table easel, Mrs. John L. Strong Fine Stationery ($125). Saks Fifth Avenue, 611 Fifth Ave., NYC, 212-753-4000. The Eveline 2 table lamp with a black maple frame and parchment inserts, pyramid shade comes in beige or white woven fabric, Armani Casa ($4,860). 979 Third Ave., NYC, 212- 334-1271. Gold and red holiday ornaments, Restoration Hardware ($12–$24). SEE ABOVE
For Accessories Mavens
From rich color to dazzling shine and texture, the chicest shoes and bags add a colorful touch to the holiday season.
FROM TOP LEFT: Plastic acetate oval modified sunglasses, available in three colors, shown in blue, Alexander McQueen ($345). Solstice Sunglass Boutique, 30 Main St., East Hampton, 324-4591. Claire metal clutch in multicolored crystals, Jimmy Choo ($7,000). Americana Manhasset, 2060 Northern Blvd., 516-627-5058. Patchwork tweed Lady Dior bag, Dior ($5,700). Americana Manhasset, 2060 Northern Blvd., 516- 365-5680. Blue Decorapump with geometric Swarovski crystals, Christian Louboutin ($3,895). Saks Fifth Avenue, 611 Fifth Ave., NYC, 212-753-4000. Wave cutout bootie in purple suede, Giuseppe Zanotti Design ($1,150). Hirshleifers, Americana Manhasset, 2060 Northern Blvd., 516-627-3566. Yellow suede signature collection bag with chain handle and a turn-lock clasp, Tod’s ($1,665). Hirshleifers, Americana Manhasset, SEE ABOVE. Mini Miss Sicily black python satchel, accentuated with gold-tone hardware, single handle, chain shoulder strap with charms, Dolce & Gabbana ($5,775). 825 Madison Ave., NYC, 212-249-4100. Embossed clutch with clear crystal stones, Michael Kors ($1,395). Roosevelt Field, 630 Old Country Road, Garden City, 516-535-5844. Glossy top handle frame shoulder bag, Nancy Gonzalez ($3,450). Similar styles available at Bergdorf Goodman, 754 Fifth Ave., NYC, 212-753-7300. Semi-oval sunglasses with a saddle bridge, available in three colors, shown in dark transitioning burgundy, Guess ($99). Roosevelt Field, 630 Old Country Road, Garden City, 516-248-9192. Iridescent calfskin purple ballet flats, Chanel ($625). Hirshleifers, Americana Manhasset, SEE ABOVE.
Our local purveyors create wines and food worth lingering over on a winter’s night.
FROM LEFT: Baking for Friends, written by Kathleen King, founder and owner of Tate’s Bake Shop ($25). 43 North Sea Road, Southampton, 283-9830. Handmade chocolate bars, Sylvester & Co. ($8). 103 Main St., Sag Harbor, 725-5012; returntomainstreet.com. Vosges gourmet savory chocolate-infused bark, Cavaniola’s Gourmet ($8). 89B Division St., Sag Harbor, 725-0095. Ginger slices covered in crystallized sugar, Sylvester & Co. ($12 per lb.). SEE ABOVE. Cupcake with seasonal homemade icing with orange zest, Water Mill Cupcake Company ($3). 760 Montauk Hwy., Water Mill, 726-0444. Musée, the North Fork’s celebrated 2008 Merlot, Cabernet Sauvignon, and Petit Verdot blend, Bedell Cellars ($75). 36225 Main Road, Rte. 25, Cutchogue, 734-5788. Locally roasted coffee beans, The Golden Pear Cafe ($13). 99 Main St., Southampton, 283-8900. Route 27 tumblers, Sylvester & Co. ($8 each). SEE ABOVE. Monogrammed wooden cutting board, The Monogram Shop ($65). 7 Newtown Lane, East Hampton, 329-3379. 100 percent pure Amagansett sea salt, Amagansett Sea Salt Co. ($9). 731-3053. Locally brewed Double White beer and Burton IPA beer, Southampton Publick House ($11 for six-pack). 40 Bowden Sq., Southampton, 283-2800. Hamptons homemade dry meat rub, Cavaniola’s Gourmet ($16). SEE ABOVE. Seasonal raspberry jam, Oysterponds Farm ($10). 24850 Main Road, Orient, 323-2463. Chardonnay jelly ($10) and Verjus jelly ($10) made from Wölffer grapes, Wölffer Estate Vineyard. 139 Sagg Road, Sagaponack, 537-5106. Holiday cranberry rosemary shortbread, Mali B Sweets ($10 per package). 130 Front St., Greenport, 477-6762. BOOK TO INSPIRE HOLIDAY COOKING: Simply Truffles by Patricia Wells ($28); A Platter of Figs and Other Recipes by David Tanis ($35); Savoring the Hamptons by Silvia Lehrer ($30); Fresh From the Farmers’ Market by Susan Meisel and Nathalie Sann ($35); Country Weekend Entertaining: Seasonal Recipes from Loaves and Fishes and The Bridgehampton Inn by Anna Pump and Gen LeRoy ($22), Loaves & Fishes Cookshop. 2422 Montauk Hwy., Bridgehampton, 537-6066
For Gilded Gents
With luxurious accessories in gold, Hamptons men strike a fashionable note.
FROM BOTTOM LEFT: 10mm cuff links with 18k gold and white diamonds, Shamballa Jewels ($21,000). London Jewelers, 2 Main St., East Hampton, 329- 3939. Limited-edition Manero ChronoPerpetual watch with 18k rose-gold case on a brown alligator strap, Carl F. Bucherer ($52,600). London Jewelers, SEE ABOVE. Emperador timepiece in 18k rose gold on a brown strap, Piaget ($24,000). 730 Fifth Ave., NYC, 212-246-5555. Navy silk print scarf, Salvatore Ferragamo ($120). Americana Manhasset, 2060 Northern Blvd., 516-365-9765. Leather-wrapped Santos Dumont aviators, Cartier ($1,050). Americana Manhasset, 2060 Northern Blvd., 516-627-3200. Destined to be a classic 18k yellow gold and stainless steel cable ring, Charriol ($640). Sands Point Shop, 15 Main St., Port Washington, 516-767-2970. Rhodium-plated metal jagged rose color money clip, Canali ($250). Italian leather and metal cardholder, Brunello Cucinelli ($1,145). 39 Newtown Lane, East Hampton, 324-3400. Arceau Grande Lune watch with a rose-gold case and matte strap, Hermès ($25,975). Americana Manhasset, 2060 Northern Blvd., 516-869-6660. 18k rose gold princess cut cuff links and pavé set white diamonds, Jacob & Co. ($17,400). 48 E. 57th St., NYC, 212-719-5887. Cigar ballpoint pen, Franck Muller ($3,100). London Jewelers, SEE ABOVE
photography by brian klutch; styling by Mariana Vera for Halley Resources