holiday gift guide 2014

The Cheapest (Nicest) Gifts at 9 of New York’s Most Expensive Stores

Shopping for the label-conscious doesn’t have to completely drain your bank account. To that end, we’ve compiled nine cheap(er-than-expected) gifts from high-end retailers: Bulgari perfume, a Chopard key ring, a Fabergé charm bracelet, and more, straight ahead.

*This article appears in the November 24, 2014 issue of New York Magazine.

Dover Street Market

These Comme des Garçons x Good Design Shop flip-flops punch out of a matching polka-dot mat.


Mustard jar.


Nordic down booties.

Maison Kitsuné

Parisien embroidered caps (from $85; NoMad Hotel, 1170 Broadway; 212-481-6010).


Mon Jasmin Noir perfume.


Imperiale key ring with cipria leather and a rose-gold finish.


Rose-gold Rococo charm bracelet and egg charms.


Better known for its felted furniture, Knoll is now using the fuzzy medium for a line of handbags, including this leather-trimmed weekender.

Dennis Basso

Mink teddy bear.

The Cheapest (Nice) Gifts at 9 Expensive Stores