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Luxury Gifts for the Holidays 2011

Luxury Gifts for the Holidays 2011

Tis the time for giving. This holiday season, affluent consumers are more comfortable with their spending. On average, affluent households spend more than four times more than the average family on holiday gifts, according to the National Retail Federation industry trade group.

“After four plus years of reprioritizing and realigning their spending to match their values, affluent consumers are feeling quite good about themselves and their ability to maintain — and even increase — their family’s happiness and well-being,” says Jim Taylor, vice-president of Harrison Group, a marketing consulting and research services firm.

For those who want to spare no expense, there are plenty of fashionable items that are on trend — leopard gloves, checkered pajamas, and metallic heels, to name a few. But personalized gifts focusing on relationships and experiences, and products that help raise money for charitable causes, are just as fashionable, as affluent consumers look to give gifts that are more meaningful.

See below for some luxurious gift ideas.

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Rugby Scores a Cultural Try

Rugby Scores a Cultural Try

Reported on the Rugby Canada website, world renowned Cuban Pianist Frank Fernández, joined by Juno award winning guitarist Jack Semple will present an evening of music that will leave you

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US Tennis Open Championships in New York City

US Tennis Open Championships in New York City

August 30th marks the first day of the annual US Tennis Open Championships in New York City and is a two week event that should not be missed. From August

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The Royal Ascot, Wimbledon and VIPthrills

The Royal Ascot, Wimbledon and VIPthrills

The five days of Royal Ascot are over. Held at the Ascot Race Course in Berkshire, near Windsor, the racecourse started by Queen Anne in 1711 was graced by

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Show Your FIFA Pride in Style with Grosvenor

Show Your FIFA Pride in Style with Grosvenor

If you want to prove to your co-workers just how much FIFA runs through your veins, you wear your team’s jersey to work. While it certainly demonstrates your affection for

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