We’re just a few short days away from the monster holiday shopping rush and to get you ready, we round up some of the best stories this week on Selectism, including great gift guides, and looks inside new flagship stores you should visit while in New York City.

15 Gifts that Fit in Your Pocket Buyer’s Guide

Some of our favorite gifting options this year are the ones that fit easily into your back pocket. We round up 15 fantastic items that answer the call.

10 Splurge Gifts for Someone Special

For big budget gift givers, we offer this list of “splurge” items that includes everything from a Baccarrat tumbler sets to Loro Piana cashmere long coats. For those with deep pockets, this list is for you.

Buttero Carerra Sneaker Boots in new Colors

Buttero footwear is highly coveted in our office (this writer is fond of their perforated low tops). Their latest colorways of their Carerra sneaker “boot” are winter ready and fantastic examples of Buttero’s offering.

3sixteen x Herman Miller Eames Lounge Chair Special Edition

New York’s 3sixteen green lit work with Herman Miller on an exclusive Eames Lounger colorway. It’s a fantastic look for 3sixteen, but unfortunately a one-off that will never hit retail. Regardless, a job well done.

Viberg x Norte Shop “Coffee” Boot Collection

What you need to know about the Norte Shop exclusive Viberg boot collection are the leathers used in production: “Coffee Chromepak” and “Icy Mocha Chromexcel.” Drink coffee, wear Viberg.

A Look Inside VIPP’s First U.S. Showroom in New York

VIPP is well known for their trash bins, but the Danish line offering so much more. Their new showroom in New York City showcases the very wide selection of home goods and fixtures from the Danish line. We highly recommend a visit.

Inside Garrett Leight’s New York City Flagship Store

We love Garrett Leight eyewear and welcome the arrival of New York City flagship store.  The shop represents the West Coast warmth of the brand through white and wood fixtures and super clean presentation. We happen to love their beautiful cactus collection.

Rok’s Manual Espresso Machine

If you’re pulling espresso shots, consider Rok’s well designed machine. If you have a friend or family member in need of an espresso machine upgrade, consider Rok. Basically just consider Rok all the time.

ACE Hotel x Revisit iPhone Cases

Brass and anodized aluminum details make Revisit’s iPhone 6s case for ACE Hotel a winner in our book. The screw-on case is all quality and adds quite a touch of luxury to the common iPhone.

ACNE Debuts Full Bag Collection for 2016

Acne’s first bag collection is the talk of the office. The Swedish line has pushed fashion forward for years and now plans to do the same with a full accessories collection. I can’t think of a single person would would not appreciate an Acne bag. Gift away.



Managing Director N.A.

Jeff Carvalho is Managing Director for Highsnobiety N.A. in New York City. He holds a journalism degree from Northeastern University.

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