Luxe Last-Minute Gifts
December 17, 2012 | by —Liana Lozada | Homepage
For Well-Dressed Men: Del Toro Slippers
Smoking slippers have never been so chic as they are now that Wynwood’s own Del Toro Shoes has brought them back into fashion. The brand’s latest collaboration with menswear line Street Etiquette has yielded these sleek Portofino Slippers ($325) with a neutral braided beige exterior and stacked wooden heel.
For Speed Demons: Ferrari 458 Spider Joy Ride
Miami weather is ideal for convertible outings, and Lou La Vie is serving up the most exclusive exotic car rental experience on the market. Give the person you love the ultimate joy ride by renting the Ferrari 458 Spider (which retails for a cool $257,000) for the day. Rental price quotes are available upon request. 333 N.E. 24th St., #309, Miami, 877-595-4329
For Trendsetters: RK New York Finger Clutch
If you're looking for an accessory with attitude, Miami Beach brand RK New York has you covered with this leather Spiked Finger Bag Clutch ($695), which as been snapped up by the likes of Maria Menounos and Jessica Stroup. It’s also available in a cool camel shade.
For Glamazons: Robbie Lip Gloss
Robbie Lip Gloss founder Shira Kastan was inspired to create her cosmetic line after kissing her boyfriend goodbye for good. Since then, her nourishing glosses ($16.50 each) have become a favorite among stars like Kristin Cavallari. Local retailers include Exhale Spa at the Epic Hotel, Blush Boutique, and Electric Couture.
For Foodies: Michael Genuine Food Cookbook
Simple, farm-fresh recipes abound in Michael's Genuine Food: Down-To-Earth Cooking for People Who Love to Eat ($35), penned by Miami chef and restaurateur Michael Schwartz. The book covers everything from pitch-perfect lamb shanks to sweet and spicy pork belly. Autographed and personalized editions are available online.
AG Jeans design director Mark Wiesmayr and stylist Jeanann Williams on denim's cultural footprint.