Absolut Vodka, the fifth largest spirit brand in the world, sells an incredible 11 million cases of vodka a year. But the really amazing part is that every single drop originates within a 75-mile radius of its distillery in Åhus, in southern Sweden. It’s a truly local operation on a global scale, the epitome of what lots of people are preaching these days about sustainability, purity, integrity, and local sourcing—not because it’s trendy, but because that’s how they’ve always done it.
It's been 40 years since Yoko Ono made her unofficial artistic debut (which came with a catalog titled "The Museum of Modern FArt") at the New York Museum of Modern Art with her one-woman show, and come May 17, she will finally get an official exhibit.
Waiting until December to do your holiday shopping is a bit of a nightmare, and even if you do it all online, there's a good chance the gifts won't make it to you in time to wrap and put under the tree. This is where subscription-style gifts are a no-brainer—and no, we don't mean magazines, Mom. Food and liquor is where it's at. There are tons of super cool companies out there that offer subscriptions services that will deliver items to your door that you otherwise may not experience. There's pretty much something for everyone, even that tough "man's man" in your life.
We don't know about you, but with the recent announcements made regarding the casting for the new James Bond film Spectre (Christoph Waltz!), we are really excited to get thrown back in the world of 007. It's just really too bad that we have to wait until November 2015 to finally see it. James Bond 007 Fragrances must have felt our pain though, because they decided to give one lucky reader a little present for the holidays.
As we head into the holidays, the nagging sensation in the back of our minds isn’t how many presents we have left to buy, but more than likely how to get back into shape after eating too much of grandma’s killer apple pie.
The Fast Toys Club may sound like something a 10-year-old boy would start with three of his best friends, but it's actually for adults—and maybe that inner child who still loves model cars. The Los Angeles-based club is basically a vehicle sharing program that allows you to drive exotic cars without having to commit to a purchase.
How about ringing in the new year with a new luxury yacht? Think of it, you could be out on the waters sipping some Champagne from the deck of a 2014 Dyna 52 at the same time everyone else is landlocked and probably making poor decisions.
The Macallan recently revealed that fashion photographer Mario Testino is their fifth Master of Photography (previous incarnations have included Annie Leibovitz and Elliott Erwitt) and this time they did something a little different for their award-winning series. The famed spirits brand chose to bring its foundation stones, The Six Pillars, to life through Testino's vision and distinct style.
Moët & Chandon’s Nectar Impérial Rosé Leopard Champagne is the six-liter limited edition bottle you will want on your table for the holidays. Decorated with 22-karat gold leaf, only 60 bottles were produced worldwide and only five of them were imported to the US from France. The Rose Demi-Sec Champagne brought in renowned French engravers Arthus-Bertrand to create the golden leopard spotted design on each of the bottles, making it an art piece that you can either display or crack open. It may be rare, but you can score one right now from CORX Wines & Liquors if you act fast.
The 72nd Golden Globe Nominations were finally announced this morning, with some pretty obvious choices (ahem, Benedict Cumberbatch) and we can't wait to see how it all shakes down on January 11—especially since Tina Fey and Amy Poehler are returning to host.
Pet owners are a rare breed. We will make you look at countless photos of our babies and the second you look bored or make a disparaging comment, we will file it away as a time you betrayed us. Erin Walsh, the owner of Canine Royalty, is definitely one of us. The new brand seeks to raise the bar in fashion for pooches, offering the same craftsmanship found on the runways. After all, why can't your dog dress as well as Cara Delevingne
Created to celebrate Agraria's 40th anniversary, the Balsam Gazebo Candle will make your home smell like a magical wooded forest. Not only has balsam been used throughout history as a healing and therapeutic agent, it is the perfect scent for the winter months when people want their home to smell like a grove of pine or fir trees. Each "gazebo" is custom-built from alder wood and features the brand's traditional woven cane. The candle comes with a wick trimmer and a dipper, offers approximately 180 hours of burning time, and is exclusive for their online customers.
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