Get Spoiled in Vegas: 10 “Why Not?” Wish List Gifts
Spoiling, pampering, and going over-the-top: It’s the Vegas way. So splurge, splurge, splurge this year on holiday gifting. We’ve compiled an extravagant Christmas wish list to help get you started.
Pearl Maximum robe by Wrap Up by VP
Wrap your sweetie in this beautiful robe, sold at Qua spa at Caesars Palace for $210. The pink and gold design, in the softest microfibers, exudes luxury, and the long sleeves will keep her warm — while you’ll appreciate its short hem that shows just enough leg.
Judith Ripka ring
For the top of your Christmas list, a holiday cocktail ring with the ultimate sparkle: Judith Ripka’s $7,200 “Vogue” ring is for the socialite who’s not afraid to shine. Pick up the 18k gold cushion-cut statement piece at Forum Shops, and bring home some Vegas-style razzle-dazzle, complete with canary crystal and pave diamond frame and shank.
Golden Opulence sundae at Serendipity
By shelling out just $1,000, you can satisfy the sweet tooth on your list with the sundae of a lifetime at Serendipity 3, in front of Caesars Palace. The most expensive ice-cream sundae in the world is served in a Baccarat crystal goblet with an 18k gold spoon. Five scoops of ice-cream are covered in 23K edible gold leaf among other indulgent toppings, finished with a rare dessert caviar.
Chippendales wall calendar
Weekend in a Nobu Penthouse
For those who have it all, book a weekend away in one of the new Nobu Penthouses at the first-ever Nobu Hotel, inside Caesars Palace. The 4,350-square-foot, five-bedroom penthouse makes it easy to indulge in a weekend “in,” offering a whirlpool bathtub, top-of-the-line Italian linens, 90-inch flat panel TV, and a mini-bar of sake to get in the mood.
Shania Twain’s exclusive perfume
For the music fan in your life: Shania Twain’s award-winning new fragrance requires a trip to Vegas for purchase. “Still the One Day and Night” is sold exclusively at Shania’s store outside the Colosseum, where she performs Still the One, her groundbreaking comeback hit show.
Jersey Boys’ Christmas CD
After spending an evening with Jersey Boys, sneak into their store at Paris for a stocking stuffer surprise for your loved ones. They’ll still be on cloud 9, singing their favorite music from Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons, as you purchase the show’s Christmas CD, “Seasons Greetings: A Jersey Boys Christmas,” to bring home the fun.
For those who think ahead… What better way to make a Christmas merry than by giving the gift of a happy New Year’s Eve?
Central’s NYE tasting menu
Surprise your other half with tickets for the four-course December 31 tasting menu at Central ($59 per person). The Caesars Palace hot spot’s pre fixe menu boasts savory items such as frisèe salad topped with a “perfect” sous vide egg by Chef Michel Richard, lobster risotto served with browned butter, and New York strip steak. For dessert, choose either the raspberry cheesecake or Chef Richard’s famous chocolate bar with hazelnut sauce.
For him: Original Penguin jacket
Guarantee a handsome date on New Year’s Eve by buying the man in your life this $225 stretch satin suit jacket from Original Penguin for Christmas, at Miracle Mile Shops.
For her: sexy sheath by White House | Black Market
Gift the fashionista in your life this sexy red lace sheath dress, $220, from White House | Black Market, at Miracle Mile Shops, for her to wear on New Year’s Eve.