EH Gift Guide #5: The Man on the Town

There is always that friend that we contact when we want to go out or need suggestions as to what’s hot in town — this guide’s for him in appreciation of all the fun moments you’ve spent this year.


1. hermes

Hermès Terre d’Hermès Eau Intense Vétiver

For the one who’s always overdressed, the best perfume comes from France’s best with its rich heritage and in-house perfumer. You can never go wrong with Hermès.

Terre d’Hermès Eau Intense Vétiver Eau de Parfum, $132, HERMÈS. Available at Hermès stores and select department stores.



KRUG ‘Soloist to Orchestra in 2004’ Limited Edition Case

No night’s complete without some bubbly, and with Krug’s limited edition case you’ll have three to choose from: from the harvest of 2004: Krug Clos du Mesnil 2004, Krug 2004, and Krug Grande Cuvée 160th Edition. You might be tempted to keep this one for yourself.

‘Soloist to Orchestra in 2004’ Limited Edition Case, price available upon request, KRUG. Available online on



Thom Brown Attache Case

Your friend would never be seen with a regular old briefcase, but this one from Thom Browne is a true statement piece.

Attache Case With Red, White And Blue Calf Stripe In Pebble Grain, $7,500, THOM BROWNE. Available online on


4. di bianco

Di Bianco Shoes

Perfect paired with a suit, dark jeans, or separate trousers for a dressed up or down look, a good pair of shoes is quintessential.

SBP926M Deco Stone Grey Shoes, $1,095, DI BIANCO. Available online on



Begg & Co Nuance Cashmere Scarves

This winter’s most necessary accessory is perfectly cozy and chic with its seamless transition of color to add a pop to any look.

Nuance Cashmere Scarf, $615, BEGG & CO. Available online at



Hublot Big Bang Unico King

For a really special friend, this Hublot piece might be the most memorable gift they ever receive.

Big Bang Unico King Gold Ceramic 42mm, $36,700, HUBLOT. Available online on


7. sohohouse

SoHo House Membership

Every New Yorker has this one down on their letter to Santa, so be a dear elf and make someone’s dream come true.

Fill out an application here.



Brookstone Spectacles

For the social butterfly that documents every day of their life, there isn’t a better gift than a pair of glasses that connect directly to Snapchat and record a video for the world to see.

Sunglasses That Snap, $80, SPECTACLES. Available online on


9. bvlgari

Bvlgari Tie Bar

Details matter, especially a chic tie clip that could pull a whole outfit together.

Sterling Silver Tie Clip with Black Enamel Element, $325, BVLGARI. Available online on



Celine Calfskin Chain Wallet

On days when there isn’t much to carry, this chain wallet is the perfect way to go.

Wallet with chain biker SLG in Black Smooth Calfskin, CELINE. Available at select Celine boutiques.