Curated List of Must-Haves
Inspired by the feminine glamour and imperial luxury of Vienna, this month’s round-up of lifestyle must-haves is full of opulent indulgences fit for an Empress. Enjoy shopping everything from elegant everyday treats to major statement pieces for your home and wardrobe.
Gustav Klimt: Complete Paintings
Escape into the glamorous abstract world of one of Vienna’s most famous painters, a controversial star at the crossroads of tradition and modernism.
$1,595 Alexander McQueen
We love the look of a simple strapless gown paired with a sleek up-do and oversized pendant earrings, like these stunning crystal and pearl chandeliers.
$7,990 Oscar de la Renta
The quintessential silk gown for your night at the ball—this classically feminine silhouette in the right shade of red is perfection.
Belgravia Embroidered Suede Flats
The of-the-moment lace up flat becomes all the more special in navy suede and floral embroidery fit for traipsing through an Austrian country garden.
Freudian Wood Eau de Parfum
€160 Wiener Blut
A sultry, feminine fragrance for date night, from the luxe new perfume house inspired by 19th century Vienna.
Sleeveless Ruffle Peplum Top & High Waist Cigarette Pants
Oscar de la Renta
Hello twenty-first century opera-goer. This classically-inspired yet totally modern look feels just right for a posh night out whether you’re in Vienna, Paris or New York.
Baby Grand Model B
Pricing upon request
Steinway and Sons
Often referred to as “the perfect piano,” Steinway’s Baby Grand Model B makes a dreamy statement in a posh living space. Because we all need to practice our Mozart sonatas somewhere.
Soft Petal Petite Evening Clutch
$1,790 Oscar De La Renta
Add playful texture and style to a monochromatic evening look with this feminine sequined clutch.
Luxury Train from Vienna to Paris
2 Days / 1 Night £1,510 per person
An unforgettable way to journey from one of Europe’s most beautiful cities to another, hop aboard the Venice Simplon-Orient-Express and see the countryside from the comforts of your own first class cabin, or while mingling with fellow travelers at the champagne bar.
$402 Lifting Mask
$343 Intensive Power Serum
$70 Mallow Blossom Bubble Bath
$343 Hyaluron Serum
$99 Essential Bath Oil
Hand-finished in Austria’s forested mountains, Susanne Kaufmann’s beloved skincare line is packed with organic, energy-rich oils and powerful, active plant ingredients.
$60 for 100 pieces
First created by a Salzburg confectioner in 1890, these iconic Mozart bonbons make a yummy and sophisticated treat. Serve in an opulent box as the royals would have.
Luxury Gold Opera Glasses
Take the gift of opera tickets to the next level with a pair of classic binoculars that give you a perfect view of the stage no matter where you sit.
Alexander the Great Fountain Pen
$1,685 Frey Wille
From a collection that pays homage to Gustav Klimt, this unique pen made with 14kt gold reflects the power of the great Macedonian king.
This lovely gourmet gift box features three “platinum collection” fruit spreads, all made with hand-picked fruit in small batches in Vienna.
Chocolate Body Lotion
€37.50 Hotel Sacher
Inspired by their signature dark chocolate cake, the Hotel Sacher’s unique line of luxury spa products are infused with the indulgent benefits of precious cacao.
Italian Leather Gloves
$152 Solo Classe
Channel the glamour of 19th century Europe (and Amal Clooney) in a pair of long white leather gloves lined in silk.
Candied Violet Petals
€ 11,80 Gerstner
Made according to a traditional imperial recipe, these candied hand-picked violet leaves were Empress Elisabeth’s favorite sweets.
Joséphine Room Spray
$190 Cire Trudon
Infuse your living space with the dazzling fragrance of an imperial garden blooming with jasmine, camellia, sandalwood and iris.
Starting at $1,999 Viking Cruises
A Viking Cruise is a luxurious and effortless way to go on a big summer adventure. Float down the Danube and check out all of Central Europe’s most glorious cities, palaces and vineyard-coated hills.
€34 Hotel Sacher
Wow your guests at tea with a slice of the original Sachertorte. The Hotel Sacher ships their famous chocolate apricot cake around the world—just add a dollop of unsweetened whipped cream.
Pour-Over Coffee Brewer
$175 Kaufman Mercantile
MIT scientists claim the pour-over method creates the best cup of coffee. Either way, we love the old world feel of this gorgeous hand-made stand.
Poesia Coffee Beans
$40 Julius Meini Vienna
From one of Vienna’s most iconic coffee roasters and cafes comes this designer blend. A mix of first class arabicas and robustas creates a sophisticated, full bodied cup of coffee.
$675 Oscar de la Renta
Victorian portraits framed by crystals and pearls add a special vintage element to this bold statement cuff.
$33 by Kurt Gutenbrunner
Bring the elegant taste of Vienna home to your kitchen with this chic cookbook from an internationally-acclaimed Austrian Chef.
Rose Gold iPhone Case
$80 Neiman Marcus
We think this Swarovski-studded iPhone case would fit right in among Vienna’s gilded imperial palaces.