Okay generous gifters, the list you were dying to get your hands on is now available to choose any of the top items as gifts for this upcoming holiday season. Neiman Marcus’ annual Christmas Book (90th edition) along with its Fantasy Gift List is available online for free. However, if you are the type who wants it physically in your hands in paper form before placing a single order, then order it online and have them mail it to you. Anyway, it is out and have a look at the 10 most expensive gifts on the list – to keep you in suspense let’s go from lowest priced to the highest priced.
For The Pessimist – Mattress With Built In Lockbox – $25,000
Made specially for the eternal worrier by father-son artisans Dale and Brian Gingerich of Gingerich Built/Monterey Mattress in Carmel, California. Lock everything including your worries away in this “fire proof and impenetrable” lockbox. The mattress features premium padding and springs, certified-sustainable Canadian lumber, organic cotton, wool, and latex foam rubber.
Walk-On Role In The Broadway Musical “Waitress” – $30,000
Infinity Q60 Neiman Marcus Limited Edition – $63,000
INFINITI Q60 Neiman Marcus Limited Edition. Based on the ultimate Red Sport 400 version of the all-new 2017 INFINITI Q60. The car is powered by a twin-turbocharged V6 that output 400-horsepower. Interiors and exteriors are full of high-tech and luxury features. BOSE sound system, connectivity, gallery white leather sports seats and lots of carbon fiber. Limited production of 50 vehicles available.
Private Quarterback Camp With Joe Montana – $65,000
For the ultimate NFL fan – quarterback lessons from Joe Montana. You and three friends can spend an entire day with Montana in the San Francisco Bay Area. Joe will teach quarterback fundamentals, throwing techniques and drills and drawing up plays. He will also be around to review the day’s play. A photo with Montana and a personalized football is also a part of the deal.
His & Hers Neiman Marcus Island Cars Featuring Lilly Pulitzer – $65,000 Each
Why not pretend you are in Jamaica, Bahamas or Monaco even if you are in Upstate, NY more close to Canada? Built by Island Car Limited in Florida, the surrey-topped feature composite bodies, stainless steel fittings, powerful and clean electric motors, long range batteries, and a sound system with Bose speakers and Bluetooth capabilities. Lilly Pulitzer prints adorn car seats and fabric tops – his in custom green and hers in pretty pink. The car comes with matching totes, towels, swim trunks for him and caftan for her. On a side note, you can buy a Mercedez for this money.
Curated Collection Of 36 Caldecott Medal-Winning Children’s Books – $100,000
A curated collection of 36 Caldecott Medal-winning children’s books for the little billionaire-in-waiting. The books are either first editions or early printings is a collection that spans almost over 80 years. All books are in original dust jackets. The collection has been gathered by two of New England’s finest booksellers, Johnnycake Books, and E.M. Maurice Books.
Slumber Party At The Neiman Marcus Flagship – $120,000
A slumber party at Neiman Marcus flagship store in the middle of Manhattan – the stuff that dreams are made of. This is strictly a girl’s night out – for 12 of them. Neiman Marcus offers lots of goodies to them from monogrammed pajamas to facials, makeovers, manicures, pedicures, shampoos and blowouts by Le Métier de Beauté. Gift includes a fashion presentation and a yummy breakfast.
Exclusive Grammy Awards Experience – $500,000
Attend the 59th annual Grammy Awards with a friend next February and hobnob with the stars. Gift include a stay at the Peninsula Beverly Hills, two $1,000 Neiman Marcus gift cards, and an appointment with Catherine Bloom, personal shopper to the stars at NM Beverly Hills, who will pull together your looks for the evening. The purchase includes attending the Grammy rehearsals, backstage tour, attend the pre-Grammy Gala with Clive Daivs, and on the big day walk the red carpet. You also get to take home an official 59th Annual Grammy Awards poster autographed by show talent, and a one-of-a-kind gold Gibson Les Paul ’59 Reissue guitar.
A Week At Three English Estates Experience – $700,000
A group of eight will embark on a week-long tour of England’s countryside and stay in three well-known country estates to enjoy the country life. Tour starts in London and all the transportation is via helicopter. Frist stop is the 900-year-old Alnwick Castle, home to the 12th Duke of Northumberland, here you will enjoy a feast prepared by Michelin-starred chef in the grand dining room. Next up – the Wilton House for polo lessons and an impressive collection of new and vintage motorcars at the home of the 18th Earl of Pembroke. The last stay is at the Blenheim palace, the home Winston Churchill. Built in the 1700s it is now home to the 12th Duke of Marlborough and enjoy tours, tapestries, art and some of England’s finest food and drink.
Cobalt Valkyrie-X Private Plane – $1.5 Million
The Cobalt Valkyrie-X private plane in rose gold. Designed by aerospace engineer and Cobalt founder David Loury, this is said to be one of the fastest piston aircraft in the world when it debuts in 2017. The plane has a 350-horsepower engine and flies a pilot and three passengers at speeds up to 230 miles per hour, with a range of up to 1,150 ground miles. Cobalt Valkyrie-X feature hand-stitched leather seats and suede-like Alcantara, the plane will have one of the largest one-piece canopies in the world. This is your chance to fly far, far away with friends – but first, you’ll have to buy this for a friend.
Source: Neiman Marcus