In with the new, out with the old, right?! Springtime always has us yearning for fresh, new goods. Today, we bring you some of our favorite upscale items from around town. So whether you are in the market to make some big purchases or just like looking at pretty, high-dollar items, we’ve got you covered. Relax and enjoy our Luxe Loves for spring!
Step out in style with this on trend, fringed bucket bag found at Calypso St. Barth. It’s the perfect color to carry year-round and holds your essentials and then some! $395
Sunnies by Dita
Now that the weather’s nice, you’re likely spending more time outdoors. If so, protect your peepers in high style with a pair of Dita sunglasses. We love the Ambassador ($550) and Mach One ($710) styles, both available at JJ Eyes.
Simply stunning! This elegant cuff sparkles and shines and is guaranteed to put an extra kick in your well-heeled step. Available in silver and gold at Village Sportswear, $415
A slice of heaven, for sure. All eyes will be on you when you wear one of these fabulous cocktail rings by Jordan Alexander. From left to right, 18k gold, raw blue-green azurite ring with blue topaz in a diamond frame, $6,900; 18k yellow gold, yellow beryl and Tahitian pearl ring framed in diamonds, $7,783; 18k gold pave, diamond-framed charoite slice topped with amethyst on a half-pave diamond band, $6,900
Take Fido out in style with a custom-made Verellen leash available at Patina for $187. These leashes, made exclusively for Patina, adhere to Verellen’s high-quality standards with a modern design and attention to detail.
Bella Notte linen guest towels
Known for its fine bedding and linens, Bella Notte offers these guest towels made from luxurious linen with a crochet lace trim. WARNING: Your guests may never leave! Available at Bromberg’s; $76 for a set of two
Liven up your outdoor space, or make your indoor space a little more indestructible with an indoor/outdoor rug from Hiltz Lauber. These options are available, along with many more, in 8×10 feet, $725 to $950.
Amba towel warmers
What could be more luxurious than wrapping up in a toasty towel? Towel warmers can be found at Brandino Brass, with prices ranging from $400 to $2,000, depending on the size and finish. The ones pictured are $880 and $990.
Geode with pearl on stand
Did you know that geodes form from gas bubbles in volcanic lava? Yep, that’s how it’s done. And then crystals form over time and weather away, leaving a beautiful quartz geode, which sometimes includes a naturally occurring baroque pearl, like the one pictured here. Find this unique gem at Architectural Heritage for $800.
Ashley Terrell painting
With each carefully placed stroke, Mobile, AL, artist Ashley Terrell creates works using layers of paint that evoke a sense of calm and happiness. “Sweet Dreams,” shown here, is 2×3 feet and sells for $850 at Paige Albright Orientals.
Whether you’re sipping port, wine or brandy, this seven-piece tasting set by William Yeoward Crystal is perfect for the wine connoisseur or enthusiast, and it comes with its own carrying case, so you are always at the ready! Find it at Table Matters for $550. Glasses can be purchased individually, as well.
Textile roll lamp
Henhouse has a host of fabulous, one-of-a-kind, antique gems, like these uniquely modernized lamps made from old textile rolls. There are two available for $585 each at Henhouse Antiques.
Art by Meredith Keith
Meredith Keith transitions between figurative work and abstractions with ease. So although she is best known for her streetscapes, cathedrals and horses, her most current work at Gallery 1930 in English Village leans more toward contemporary. “Chief,” shown below, is 84×60 inches. $4,900