Last week we brought you 50 items under $50, but this week, we’re shooting for the moon and pretending like money is no object. Peruse our selection of Luxe Loves from around Memphis, and splurge for yourself or for your loved ones on the extra-nice list. If your budget won’t allow it (we know the feeling), enjoy a little eye candy and keep dreaming of the day you hit the jackpot!
FOR THE FASHIONISTA
Diamonds are a girl’s best friend
Nothing says luxury like this pear-and-marquise-shape diamond necklace, which is dripping in shimmer and shine. Find it at Mednikow Jewelers. Price available upon request.
Fashionably right on time
Shinola watches are working to bring manufacturing jobs back to the States, by opening their factory in Detroit. The craftsmanship that goes into each watch is incredibly detailed and simply exquisite. Find the collection, ranging from $500 to $1,000 per watch, at James Davis.
EF Collection handcrafts all their jewelry with 14-karat gold, fine diamonds and precious stones to create delicate and understated, yet breathtaking works of art you can wear. Find the collection, ranging from $595 to $1,750, at Oak Hall.
For hip, European glasses, this pair from Theo Eyewear is just the thing. These black and metallic frames are made from pure titanium in Belgium, making them both lightweight and durable. Find them for $672 at Eclectic Eye.
Sparkle & shine
Be the belle of the ball in this enchanting Joseph Ribkoff number, with its dazzling, glimmering details and sleek black silhouette. Find it for $298 at Betty Hays Boutique.
Like a rolling stone
Adorn your neck with this precious stone, a striking black-onyx pyrite with a small pave diamond lobster clasp. Find this necklace for $715 at Social.
FOR THE HOME
Swedish antique secretary
Built around 1780, this Gustavian secretary is an antique gem that will elevate any corner of your home with its timeworn dignity and refinement. Find it for $8,064 at La Maison.
18th century chest
Palladio Antiques is home to a rare, 18th century style chest from Paris, France. This treasure still has its original coat of paint! Find it for $5,995 at Palladio Home & Garden.
Alpaca wool throw
The Morgan throw is made from alpaca wool, which is incredibly warm yet lightweight and breathable. Also, did we mention it’s hypoallergenic? This blanket is a dream! Find it for $900 at Lisa Mallory Interior Design.
“With Emotion” painting
Nothing is more gratifying than supporting your neighbor, especially when it is something so spectacular! This exquisite oil painting on a 60-by-60-inch canvas was painted right here in Memphis by local artist Sue Layman. Find it for $4,000 at Sue Layman Designs.
Antique hide trunks
These striking antique trunks could be used to accent so many spaces in your house — an entryway, an office or a hallway vignette. In natural antique hide with a gorgeous patina, they are like works of art! Find the set of four for $2,200 at HOUSE.
Take the classic backgammon table and give it a major, modern upgrade, and this is what you get! A sleek acrylic table with brass accents. Find it for $2,358 at First Fruit Collection.
This elegant, American-crafted armchair can bring an aura of elegance to your living room. If purchased as a pair, they are offering 10% off the set. Find the chairs for $1,899 each at Chestnut Hall.
2018 Lexus LX570
There is no denying this car is a beauty! But what makes it truly luxurious is its outstanding features, like the new Lexus Safety System or its off-roading capabilities. Trust us — this is the car of your dreams. Find it starting at $84,980 at Lexus of Memphis.
The latest and greatest technique for skin rejuvenation, microneedling is a minimally invasive treatment that can help reduce the appearance of scars and wrinkles. Find it for $500 per session at UT Dermatology.
Humphrey’s Prime Collection
Humphrey’s Prime Collection is guaranteed to thrill and delight your taste buds, with a combination of two 8-ounce filet mignons, two 16-ounce ribeyes, and two 12-ounce New York strip steaks. This is a hand-carved selection for your table that simply cannot be beat. Find it for $195 at Humphrey’s Prime Cut Shoppe.
Macallan M single malt whisky
The toast of the top shelf, Macallan M’s hand-blown decanter is what makes this whisky unique. To make this fine spirit is a complex and labor-intensive process, lending it flavors of wood, fruit and spice and making it extremely worthwhile for whisky enthusiasts. Find a 750-ml bottle for $4,999.99 at Buster’s Liquors.
Happy shopping … or dreaming!
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