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    Luxe Items for Men

    • Feb 5, 2015

    • By:Nicole Fonzino

    Ladies—it is that time of the year again to gear up and pick out a luxurious item to buy your significant other for Valentine’s Day. With this lovely holiday approaching only a few weeks after the holidays (where you already struggled to find the perfect gift), finding another one to top that could be a battle that frankly no woman has the time to fight. To ease your efforts and save you time driving from store to store in search of the perfect gift, HudsonMOD has curated a list of must-have luxury gifts that every man should possess.


    Screen Shot 2015-02-04 at 9.24.48 PMVintage English Bar Set

    Does your significant other have a bar in their home? If so, add to its décor with this vintage English bar set from Bergdorf Goodman. Crafted during the 1930s, this bar set includes 13 vintage pieces including two drink shakers and accompanying tools like a corkscrew and bottle-opener. We hope your special someone is ready for you to shakethings up with this gift. Available at 1stdibs.com from Bergdorf Goodman, $3,200


    Manolo Blahnik for Men

    Screen Shot 2015-02-04 at 9.25.06 PMTake a note out of the Carrie Bradshaw handbook, ladies. If her character were still prominent in today’s world, Mr. Big would have had the same-size shoe closet as she did; She would have had someone else to buy Manolo Blahnik’s for beside herself. Last month, the famous shoe designer launched his first-ever collection of men’s shoes during Men’s Fashion Week in London. These bold Blahniks come in bright colors including blues, reds and yellows, as well as neutral colors like sand. The collection includes monk-strap, sandals, saddle strap, boots and loafers, so you’re bound to find a perfect fit.


    Screen Shot 2015-02-04 at 9.25.37 PMCartier’s Crash Skeleton Timepiece

    Released at this year’s Salon International de la Haute Horlogerie in Geneva, Switzerland, the Crash Skeleton timepiece pays homage to Swinging London, which took place in the 1970s. Crafted with platinum, a blue sapphire turn-dial, the Crash Skeleton’s distorted face is unlike anything you’ve ever seen before. Topped off with Roman numerals and a gray alligator band, the incredible Crash Skeleton timepiece is a perfect gift for any man who loves to watch the clockAvailable at Cartier.us, $82,500


    Screen Shot 2015-02-04 at 9.24.58 PMEdwardian Carnelian Sterling Silver Cufflinks

    Every man needs a good pair of cufflinks to wear with a suit. Whether he is going to a meeting, an interview or on a date with you, he should have these Edwardian Carnelian Sterling Silver Cufflinks to wear. These torpedo link, round cufflinks have a carnelian center with black lining around the semi-precious stone, which makes the color pop even more than it already does. Made in 1908, these cufflinks will add an extra touch to any suit worn. Available on 1stdibs.com from Kelly Gallery, $900


    Screen Shot 2015-02-04 at 9.25.15 PMAcqua di Parma – Collezione Barbiere Deluxe Shaving Stand with Brush and Razor

    Every man shaves. That’s a given. Since it’s an activity they do regularly, get him the Acqua di Parma Deluxe Shaving Stand with Brush and Razor that was handcrafted in Italian. This luxury shaving kit features a brush made with badger bristle, while the razor is crafted from wenge-wood. The Acqua di Parma has both a modern and an antique look to it. Your man can have the best of both worlds. Available at Neiman Marcus, $670


    Screen Shot 2015-02-04 at 9.14.47 PMBurberry London Giant Icon Cashmere Scarf

    Since Valentine’s Day falls in the middle of the winter season, why not take this opportunity to purchase a practical gift for your loved one? Try this cashmere scarf made by Burberry London. The fringe scarf, comes is a claret color. This Burberry scarf will keep your significant other warm during the rest of these winter days, as well as make any of his outfits classy. Available at Bloomingdales, $435


    Screen Shot 2015-02-04 at 9.25.25 PMBushnell Pro X7 JOLT

    Help your significant other prep himself for the golfing season by buying the Bushnell Pro X7 JOLT. With this small device, your significant other can use this to help him perfect during his next golf outing. The Bushnell Pro has a rangefinder laser, which relays the distance between the golfer and the hole. When the distance is measured correctly, the Bushnell Pro vibrates to alert the user. If your significant other is an avid golfer, this would be a hole-in-one gift. Available at Golf Galaxy, $600




    Vintage Bar Set and Edwardian Cufflinks image via 1stdibs.com; Bushnell Pro image via Golfgalaxy.com; Burberry Scarf image via Bloomingdales.com; Acqua di Parma Shaving Stand image via NeimanMarcus.com; Cartier’s Crush Skeleton Timepiece image via Cartier.us; Manolo Blahnik image via Manolo Blahnik’s Facebook.