Christmas spirit

PUBLISHED : Friday, 23 December, 2011, 12:00am
UPDATED : Friday, 23 December, 2011, 12:00am


Dunhill - chassis leather hip flask

This hip flask (HK$1,400) is finished in chassis leather and embossed with a masculine carbon fibre design, making it scratch and water resistant. Its edges are textured for a slip-free grip, and it also features a newly incorporated tethered metal cap that won't get lost.

Nicholas Brawer Gallery - yachting decanters

Nicholas Brawer opened his eponymous gallery ( three years ago on New York's Madison Avenue after a decade of dealing in antiques. This pair of Swedish silver-plated decanters (US$4,200) was created in the 1960s and kept in mint condition. In the shape of starboard yacht lanterns, the 21cm decanters are made with original green bullseye glass, and the covers are removed to reveal corks mounted with circular rings.

Goyard - Malle Trois magnums

The French luggage maker has come up with a wine case (HK$98,000) made of reinforced canvas with strengthened leather handles for added sturdiness. Ideal for carrying your favourite vintage to parties, it contains three separate compartments to minimise movement and its lock switches, protective brackets and nail stud detail - all in silver - lend a touch of elegance.