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Gourmet grilling

Grilling gets more and more sophisticated all the time and now, even the top manufacturers of kitchen and cuisine products are delighting us with...

Classic perfume bottles

Vintage style cut glass decorative bottles

We love these traditionally-styled perfume bottles. They are hand blown and then hand cut to create the designs and...

Ready for a new hobby?

Knitting: Your new pastime?

Fifty years ago every woman – and many men too – could knit.  And before that, women has spent their spare...

Ancient Greek sculptures

Ancient Greek sculpture replicas from the British Museum

Every room, no matter how it’s furnished and decorated, needs a solid, impressive something. What sort of...

Audrey Hepburn prints & posters

Audrey Hepburn – always a star

If you ask a number of people to name the most enduringly stylish film star many, if not most,...

Michael Schumacher artwork

One of the Formula One greats of all time – Michael Schumacher

It’s no secret that I am a huge fan of Formula One and...

Best quote wall decals

Instant motivational and fun decor for your home

Wall decals are incredibly popular these days and it’s easy to see why. There are decals available...

Gorgeous jewelry from Paula Mendoza

Fine jewelry using gold and emeralds from Colombia

Are you looking for a very special gift for a special lady? Then take a look at...

Angela Brazil books – vintage schoolgirl fiction

Art objects indeed – but a great read too

These volumes are now extremely collectible. If you didn’t read Angela Brazil books when you were...

Make sparkling water and energy drinks at home

A green and healthy option

I have always loved sparkling water. Somehow that fizz makes it more refreshing, especially when  a slice of lemon or...

Top movie posters

 

Everyone has a favorite movie

And they are an inexpensive and delightful way to decorate a room. They have the advantage of showing your personality...

Add style to your home with Marimekko

No stylish home is complete without Marimekko

I believe this. This company has long been admired by design aficionados and I always smile when I...

Eco cola bags

Stylish bags from an unusual source

When I first saw these bags, I simply thought how cool and stylish they looked.Scroll down to see a...

Vintage style motivational posters

 

These quotes are a great gift idea

Even if they are a gift for yourself. We all need a little help at times to reach...

Designer gloves & hats

Stay warm in style

I don’t know about you but I’ve always found that cold weather clothes are often far more stylish than warm weather...

Vintage style weather instruments

Lovely accent pieces in vintage style

Whilst I love modern styling, I have to admit that some designs are simply timeless.  Timeless items are perfect...

Stained glass accents & decor

Stunning stained glass for your home or office

These lovely stained glass items look perfectly lovely in the home. Stained glass has been used in...

Vintage fashion artwork

Stylish artwork for the home or office

Whatever period of fashion history interests you, there’s something on this site for you. These beautiful reproductions of...

Animal statues are a perfect gift

Unusual statues offer something for everyone

You’ll be delighted with this range of unusual statuary because not only are they delightful, the will also solve...

Ornament stands for your treasures

Display your ornaments in style

Don’t we all have ornaments that are beautiful and bring back memories? Why should they be lost amongst the other...

BBC complete collection DVDs

Hours of quality viewing from BBC America

The British Broadcasting Company is known throughout the world for producing high-quality dramas, documentaries, comedies and much more....

Jazz wall art

Art for the jazz lover or musician

Jazz has its own visual style in addition to being a music genre. The art of jazz can...

Stylish gifts that give back

Style and saving

Many years ago, there were very few goods available that were suitable as gifts and at the same time, donated to charity....

Ultimate backgammon boards

Backgammon sets that become family heirlooms

For the person who has everything – these exclusive, Egyptian-inspired backgammon sets make the ultimate luxury gift. No expense...

Fun and fabulous jewelry

Stunning jewelry for style and fun

We were delighted to find this website that features a huge variety of excellent jewelry designs. Some are incredibly...

Personalized flasks – a great gift idea

Personalized flasks make a delightful business gift

I write about personalized gifts quite a lot and that’s simply because people love to receive them. The...

The best leather bags in the world

Italian leather bags for travel or business

That’s a rather bold statement, isn’t it? ‘The best in the world’? Well, let’s see, but I have...

An unusual gift for the Beatles fan

For the Beatles lover

If there’s a Beatles fan on your gift list, the chances are that he or she has lots of CDs, recordings,...

Unusual clocks for your home or office

Today, clocks are wall art

We don’t really need clocks in our homes or offices these days do we? But that doesn’t mean that they...

Fun Snow White gift ideas

For your own Grumpy

Or for your own little princess. Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs was made over seventy five years go and yet...

Vintage style Florida advertising

Vintage Florida ad prints & posters

In the nineteen twenties, South Florida was booming. It wasn’t just that the state had been discovered as a...

Tools for the balcony gardener

First time gardeners will be in for a bit of a buying spree. Take heart though, you don’t need to fork out a fortune,...

The Samson 6 – 1 Juicer

The Samson 6 in 1 is a quality green juice maker that produces delicious high quality juice. It has an elegant retro design and...

John Fitzgerald Kennedy – books & DVDs

The Kennedy Assassination – fifty one years on

Those of us who are old enough will never forget that day. And for those who don’t...

Jackie Kennedy jewelry

Beautiful jewelry – Kennedy style

There’s no doubt that Jacqueline Kennedy was very much a style icon. And it wasn’t just American women who followed...

The ultimate food preparation station.

This is a wonderful item that will enhance any kitchen. It’s stylish, eco-friendly and so very practical – all at the same time.

It was...

Stylish and unusual gifts for the home

We spend hours scouring the internet to find wonderful goods and we’re sure that you’ll love this site. The site features so much but...

Chocolate gifts with a difference

Chocolate is always delightful to receive. But this is even more the case when you receive gorgeous chocolates from the Astor Company. The full...

Style & Chic from Boutique to You

We are loving browsing through our latest fashion discovery’s website. This site has wonderful fashions plus a selection of fabulous footwear, jewelry and other...

The ultimate vacation: Round the world in 53 days

I’m the first to confess that I can’t afford this vacation. Which is why I want you to go so that you can tell...

Kindle Fire HD 6

If you’re looking for a tablet for under $100 then Fire HD 6 is for you. It is a stylish tablet, with everything you...

Victorinox Swiss Army Men’s 24835 Chrono Pro Silver Dial Watch

This is a fabulous quality man’s watch with quartz movement. The case is stainless-steel, and its diameter is 40 mm. It is water resistant...

Rent luxury accommodation in Europe

Sometimes, the best gifts are those of experiences rather than tangible goods and one wonderful idea is a fabulous vacation, especially if it’s in...

Trunk Club – personal online shopping for men

Online personal shopping?

I know, it sounds like a contradiction, doesn’t it? But this is a wonderful service I’ve just discovered and I must share...

Lego Star Wars

If you have a son who is over the age of 8 and loves Star Wars, then this Star Wars Lego set is brilliant....

A Victorinox Swiss Army Knife

A Victorinox Swiss Army Knife is a quality gift that is guaranteed to bring a satisfied smile to any man. All those nifty tools and...

Melissa and Doug Free Standing Easel

This versatile freestanding easel will help your child make fantastic art while discovering shape, color and develop motor skills. It is designed for three...

China from Buckingham Palace

Direct from the Royal Collection and via Harrods in London these splendid pieces of china are direct, faithful copies of the finest and most...

Converse sneakers: Custom design

Here at Tastes Magazine, we’ve always loved products that can be customised. A gift in particular is so much more special when it has...

Jewelry to show support for the military

Show your support for American servicemen and women

We were very pleased to find this site to show you. If you have an American serviceman...

Red, white and blue scarves for her

Inexpensive and fun

I seem to be writing a lot about scarves these days, probably because my own collection continues to grow. That’s because I...

American patriotic jewelry

For the America patriot

So you want show your patriotism towards your country? Or maybe you’re not American but you want to show your solidarity...

What are Livingstones?

If you haven’t come across Livingstones before, let me introduce you to one of the most stylish, flexible and certainly most comfortable items I’ve...

Musical instruments from around the world

These are an absolutely delightful gift. They are wonderful for the musician of course, but for the rest of us, they make the most...

Vintage stocks and shares

Aren’t these a wonderful gift idea for the stockbroker, investor, accountant or history buff? These are genuine certificates and are delivered to you in...

Where to buy antique radios

Aren’t these amazing? Yes, we’ve found a source for original, fully restored antique radios. These are incredibly beautiful pieces of furniture and fully functional...

Pop top bags, belts jewelry and more

Whether you call them pop tops or ring pulls, these discarded items certainly can be transformed into the most wonderful products. These are produced...

Where to buy genuine African jewelry online

Today we’ve found a wonderful site for you that you’ll love. On this page you’ll find some beautiful African jewelry that is made by...

How to create a terrarium

We’ve always loved the clean looks of terrariums when used in interior decor. They are easy to care for, very stylish and bring a...

Creative crochet kits

When was the last time you received a handmade gift? The fact is that handmade items are so much more thoughtful, therefore so delightful...

The ultimate Halloween slideshow

Regular readers know that here at Tastes Magazine, we always admit that Halloween isn’t our favourite holiday.

We love the colours – black, orange and...

Incredible crafts kits

Everyone is crazy about crafts these days. In the last few years, our creative sides have really been expanding their horizons. Today, we hanker...

Gentlemen, you deserve a bespoke suit

There is nothing more elegant than a made-to-measure suit

This company provides the most amazing service and it also has a fascinating history which explains...

Cool cufflinks

Here at Tastes, we’re so pleased that men are wearing cufflinks – that is, the stylish man. They went out of favour for a...

Earrings for people with sensitive skin

Earrings that are hypoallergenic and nickel-free

There are many people who find that regular earrings irritate the skin. It seems to come and go with...

Beautiful items made from … fire hoses

You know that we love to search the internet for usual gift ideas and we’ve found a wonderful one here. I know that you’ll...

Getting Great Gear Guide: A Gore-Tex Jacket

There is absolutely no doubt in my mind that Gore-Tex jackets are the best you can wear in bad weather.

I have worn mine on...

Trinity rings, perfect diamond & gold gift idea

Trinity rings with valued UK hallmarks

What is a trinity ring? Quite simply, the three diamonds represent the past, the present and the future. This...

For the Indy Racing fan – framed, autographed gifts

Indy Racing – signed & framed memorabilia

If you have a racing fan on your gift list, this site is the place for you. Danica...

Where can you buy a working wind-up gramophone?

Truly unusual gifts ideas

Are you looking for a working replica wind-up gramophone complete with antique style brass horn? No? Well how about an African...

Fantastic Hand Puppets and Great Kids Party Ideas

I would recommend any puppet that has been designed and made by the company Enchanted Puppets.

I bought one for my son almost 10 years...

WowWee Roboquad For Kids Who Love Robot Toys

Finding a toy that will keep a teenager happy is not an easy job. And it seems to get harder each year.

There are plenty...

Dog costumes and more for Halloween

Buy and help prevent breast cancer

If you like to have your dog join in the Halloween fun, you’ll love this website. It has some...

Halloween with style. What to wear

Can Halloween be stylish?

We’ve pondered this question. I have to say that as far as style is concerned, this is my least favorite event....

Wake up and Smell the Coffee: DeLonghi Espresso Maker

The DeLonghi Alicia Espresso maker is an ideal gift for coffee lovers. It is one of the most popular espresso coffee making machines in...

Halloween and spooky ties

Style and spookiness for him

For every man who is happy to dress up as a banana on Halloween, there is another who has absolutely...

How to Choose the Best Ereader for Your Cool Child

Last Christmas I bought my son has a Kindle Paperwhite, which he loves. I decided on a Kindle because I wanted him to read....

Silver and gold skull bracelets

Skull bangles from Alexander McQueen

I recently featured McQueen’s stunning skull scarves and really wanted to include these pieces but I think that they deserve...

Mini trampolines for kids

Mini trampolines are perfect for keeping your child happy during those long cold winter months.

They are designed to be brought into the house and...

Choosing gifts for guitar players

You really don’t have to be an expert in music or guitars to buy a gift for a guitar player. If you know a...

Where to buy the best bow ties

 

We are delighted to have discovered the place to buy bow ties online. Don’t you agree that a man wearing a stylish bow tie...

Skull leather wrap bracelets – by Alexander McQueen

Selected McQueen accessories

When Alexander McQueen first introduced his signature skull products, they immediately became ‘must-have’ items for celebrities everywhere. The primitive skulls, combined with...

Alexander McQueen accessories

Here at Tastes Magazine, there are some designers who we feel are essential. Everyone, for example, should have a Marimekko items in their home....

Houseware designs by Menu

 

Designers and style experts agree that everything you buy for your home should please the eye. Of course, this doesn’t mean that functionality shouldn’t...

Buy and tie colored shoelaces

Colored shoelaces add a touch of style and a subtle pop of color to even the most formal outfits. For many years, colored shoelaces...

Stylish orange scarves

Scarf bargains – stylish and adaptable

Actually, there are scarves of all colors on this lovely website I’ve just found and there are some real...

The best knitwear from Anthropologie

I find it hard to think about advantages of living in a cool climate but there is one – the fact that there are...

Designer skull jewelry from Italy

Silver & gold skull jewelry

Aren’t these amazing? The majority of the pieces you’ll see on this webpage are created in Italy and feature designs...

Skull scarves by Alexander McQueen

A fashion classic – the Alexander McQueen skull scarf

There are some items that I believe every woman should have in her wardrobe and a...

Engraved personalized gifts for the wine lover

Beautiful engraved gifts for wine lovers

Anyone who enjoys a glass of wine will be extremely appreciative of these wonderful personalized gifts. Starting at under...

Sheet music and recordings for the classical musician

For the classical musician and music lover

At Tastes, we spend hours searching for unusual gifts from niche specialist markets and this one is delightful...

Antique inspired decor items for the library or study

Eighteenth century styled decor items for your library,study or office

Imagine a gentleman’s library in a sophisticated mansion in eighteenth century London. In addition to...

Books for the bibliophile from the Folio Society

The best gifts for the book lover

With worldwide shipping direct from The British Museum in London these special-edition, Folio Society books are the absolute...

Luxury spa gifts – we all deserve to be pampered

Have your own wonderful spa day at home

The wonderful thing about giving a luxury spa gift basket is that they are suitable for everyone...

Create your own vintage style engagement ring

Design your own

Your engagement ring is probably the most important piece of jewelry you’ll ever own and for this reason alone,it should be made...

Designer cufflinks – stylish and fun

Designer cufflinks – the best selection

For several years now, the stylish man won’t be seen without wearing cufflinks, especially for business meetings or formal...

Lewis Chessmen gifts, chess sets & more

The ultimate chess gifts – direct from the source

If you don’t know about the Lewis Chessmen then the chess-lover, history buff and antiquarian in...

Stylish eyewear for men and women

Sunglasses and prescription spectacles

Do you call them ‘glasses’ or ‘spectacles’? Whichever you prefer, you’ll find a fabulous selection that are quick and easy to...

Bracelets to show your style and what matters to you

Pura Vida bracelets – special in so many ways

Why simply wear jewelry when you can wear a story and at the same time show...

Handcrafted tableware from South African artists

Lovely plates, bowls and more in delightful designs

I was absolutely knocked out when I found this range of tableware and I couldn’t wait to...

Build & design your own custom bike

Design your own personalized bike online

Bikes are HUGE at the moment and will continue to grow even more in popularity. Let’s face it, when...

Buy English food online

Treats from England for the foodie

They say that France produces more cheeses than any other country but when I think about the wonderful country...

Black and white designer jewelry without breaking the bank

Designer jewelry bargains

Delicious style and glamour isn’t always expensive. We’ve chosen these beautiful pieces in black and white, many of which are under $50....

Scandinavian decor items by Playsam – or are they toys?

Super stylish from Scandinavia

I fell in love with these the moment I saw them. They are, depending on where you see them, described as...

Buy a watch – feed a hundred needy children

Fashion, style and taste – feeding the hungry

This is a wonderful initiative by Michael Kors. Every time someone buys a watch from this exclusive...

Iconic home decor by Verner Panton

The very best in home decor

Some years ago I remember announcing, yes – somewhat superciliously I admit, that every stylish home should have at...

Luxury & tradition … perfumes by Penhaligon’s of London

From the Victorian era to today…

William Penhaligon was the court perfumier to Queen Victoria. Today his company is still producing exquisite fragrances and now...

Blue or black diamonds – which are best?

Can you decide?

To be honest, we can’t.That’s why we were delighted to find this web page which is dedicated to black and blue diamond...

Healthy snacks delivered to your door

Give the gift of health

Mmm … who doesn’t love food? And I don’t know about you but that’s a problem for me. I find...

Artisan handcrafted jewelry from Evocateur

Incredible handmade jewelry

Made in America, these exclusive hand made pieces are truly stunning. I promise you that when I first saw these I literally...

Accent pillows – stylish & fun

Add a little French flair

These lovely accent or scatter cushions are available in many charming styles and designs but I particularly like these with...

Fragrances for men at bargain prices

Designer fragrances for men – bargains

The images you see here are indicative only because the range of fragrances for men at this online store...

Antique style wall clocks available online

Clock art for your home

Aren’t these lovely?  This online retailer has a wonderful collection of timepieces. In addition to wall clocks you’ll find mantel...

Inexpensive costume jewelry for fashion & fun

Fun & fashionable jewelry

Although everyone should have a good collection of fine jewelry (to leave to our children, if nothing else!) it’s also wonderful...

Design your own exquisite gemstone jewelry

Start with designer jewelry and personalize it

Yes,on this fantastic website, you can select from a beautiful range of designer jewelry and then personalize it...

Organic baby clothes for boys and girls

Gorgeous organic baby clothes – newborn to 24 months

Only the best for the babies of the families of Tastes readers! Whether you’re a proud...

Stylish & delicious cakes – order online

Stylish, scrumptious cheesecakes to order online

Wow, just look at these wonderful cakes. On this fabulous site you’ll find cakes that are perfect for weddings,...

High fashion and fun for your dog

Only the best for your precious pup

You demand the best and your four-legged friend deserves the very best too. Your dog is a member...

The beauty secrets of argan oil

Ancient beauty treatment now available to all

It doesn’t get much better than this. A time-honored, natural beauty secret from a sustainable source that helps...

Classic leather goods from Moore and Giles

Gorgeous leather bags and more

Leather is simply one of those materials  that quietly and subtly say ‘quality’. Moore and Giles – a company...

Buy gourmet French foods online

The best gourmet foods from France

No matter how much we enjoy other cuisines, I think that many of us admit that foods from France...

Gifts for the Ferrari driver – or fan

For lovers of all  things Ferrari

And that includes me. This website features official Ferrari merchandise and includes clothing, bags, sunglasses, toys and home decor...

Gifts from the Royal Collection

Royal Collection from Harrods of London

Today, this exclusive store ships to countries all over the world so we can all enjoy delightful items from...

Personalized stationery and journals

A truly thoughtful gift

Something that has been out of style for so many years is suddenly red hot! There was a time when everyone...

Elvis Presley: Jailhouse Rock artwork

Was this Elvis’ most stylish movie?

I’m no expert. I’m pretty sure that I’ve never watched a complete Elvis film ever but if the stills...

Customized stylish diamond jewelry for men

Gorgeous diamond jewelry for him

What we really love about this range of fabulous designer jewelry is that the majority of the pieces can be...

Vintage designer jewelry and watches – online

Vintage finds – a well-kept secret

Do you know where the cognocenti find their vintage designer jewelry? There’s no need to visit specialist stores and...

Bags, totes, clutches & wallets from Forever 21

Forever 21 – current bag collection

Did you know that this company is currently the most searched-for online store on the internet? That’s because of...

Sleepwear for baby boys from Harrods of London

Only the best for your own baby

The birth of a child is a very special occasion indeed – probably the most special. Do you...

Glass bird figurines – mouth-blown collector’s items

Sought-after collector’s birds by Oiva Toikka

These beautiful and unusual figurines are handmade by Oiva Toikka in Finland and each is individual in its own right....

Top designer cashmere sweaters for women

The most luxurious fabric – the best style

See the top designers’ take on smooth and perfect cashmere. See sweaters, cardigans and light jackets that...

Baby shower gifts with style

Best gifts for a baby shower or newborn

Pink for a girl and blue for a boy? That’s how it used to be. But today,...

Create your own unique fashions – for women

Yes, design your own exclusive wardrobe

You might find this hard to believe … how’s this for a well-kept secret? There is a website that...

Beautiful ruby earrings to buy online

Of all the precious stones, rubies must be one of the most coveted.

When you think of precious gemstones, rubies must be high on the...

Wedding invitations with style and panache

Event invitations with style

This amazing online company has designer invitations for just about any event you can imagine. Here we are showcasing the wedding...

Marimekko for the home – Finnish design for bed & bath

Superb Finnish design – Marimekko

To call this designer company ‘timeless’ is almost unnecessary. These famous and iconic designers have been popular for decades and...

Titanium wedding bands for the stylish man

Luxurious wedding rings

The word from the style gurus in the world of weddings is that titanium is increasing immensely in popularity today, especially for...

Chocolate with style – no better gift

Who can resist chocolate?

I know I can’t and yet it’s very rare that I’d buy it for myself. After all, I like to think...

Stunning designer jewelry from Kenzo

Fabulous and striking designer jewelry from Kenzo

Kenzo has been a favorite of so many people for quite some time now but personally I think...

The perfect outdoor space

There is no reason why your outdoors spaces shouldn’t be as comfortable and stylish as the rooms inside your home. As with any form...

Home fragrances by Jo Malone of London – available at Saks

Delicious and luxurious home fragrances available online

For a home, business or office to be truly luxurious, it needs to smell good. Let me take...

Diamond and precious gemstone jewelry – design your own

Create a personalized diamond gift

If you don’t know about this website – and we agree that it’s a well-kept secret – then you’ll love...

Unusual decor items for your home

Any interior designer will tell you that it’s the tiny details that make all the difference to a room. Original and beautiful items add...

Top gifts from Harrods of London – with worldwide shipping

Inexpensive – yet priceless – gifts from Harrods

Their logo is famous throughout the world and it has a certain caché too. I well...

August gemstone jewelry, customized

A truly personalized gift

Imagine – the gift of beautiful jewelry that’s not only featuring  his or her birthstone, but incorporating yours too as a...

Beautiful and stylish jewelry from Bebe – our favorites

Beautiful jewelry bargains from Bebe

There isn’t a single piece of jewelry featured on the Bebe website that we wouldn’t love to own! What’s more,...

Vintage artwork as decor

These lovely items showing vintage scenes and classic advertising aren’t just for  older homes. They look positively delightful in almost any interior -there’s such...

Corporate gift ideas from Harrods of London

Branded corporate gifts direct from Knightsbridge in  London

Now that the luxurious Harrods branded goods are available online, you can show your appreciation to your...

Fine spa gifts from Gilchrist and Soames

Spa, bath and body products for all

Isn’t it always a pleasure to enter your hotel room and find that you’ve chosen a hostelry which...

Beautiful custom jewelry

For truly exclusive jewelry, especially those pieces that are bought to commemorate special occasions, don’t settle for second best. Engagement rings, pendants, earrings you’ll...

Meat: Naturally

Recently we’ve been researching a question we’re often asked. ‘Where can I buy meat that is completely natural?’ And admittedly, it is difficult to...

What’s your sightseeing style?

If you’re on vacation, on a cruise or simply enjoying the sights and features of your local area, you still want to look great....

Beautiful hand fans to buy online

Keep cool stylishly or use these beautiful hand fans as delightful home decor. Hand fans do tend to be rather … well, kitsch is...

Serve afternoon tea from Harrods of London

High tea from Harrods

There was a time when the highly prized branded goods from Harrods were only available to lucky Londoners or to tourists...

Can men’s underwear be a stylish gift?

Yes, men’s underwear from Gap is stylish

Underwear – socks and shorts – were always a default gift choice for men and, shall we say,...

New designs from Tommy Bahama

If you’re a guy who likes to dress in suitable tropical style during the summer – or when on vacation –  then the range...

A beautiful selection from Marimekko

I couldn’t bear to keep my Marimekko umbrella hidden away in a cupboard or closet somewhere. That would mean that I wouldn’t see how...

Delicious and delightful luxury soaps to buy online

Luxury soap – simply the best

For some of us, soap is just one of those necessities that we throw into the cart and the...

Lilly Pulizer dresses for summer

Years ago, there used to be a Lilly Pulizer store nearby where I live and it was one of the busiest stores on the...

Elegant shoes in black and white

You’ll find a great selection below. Black and white is always stylish, always elegant, always smart. If you have a slow connection,please allow a...

Decorative letters, numbers & symbols – illuminated

I was delighted to discover these wonderful decor items. They make a fabulous gifts for almost anyone.  Numbers letters and symbols are available in...

Stackable rings – and more from Gorjana Griffin

Stylish and flexible designer rings

What could be more adaptable than these lovely rings? These skinny pieces can be layered and stacked to give you...

The ultimate gift – your own Maine lobsterman

For the person who has everything – your own personal lobsterman

Seriously. This is a wonderful gift or treat. (Scroll down to see a couple...

Italian designer jewelry by Daco Milano

Designer jewelry from Daco Milano

I’m sure that I’m not the only one who was delighted to see that these beautiful Italian designs are now...

Limited edition prints – by Hugh McLeod

Looking for fun and quirky art?

If so then here’s a great selection for you. Hugh McLeod has hundreds of these artworks for sale online...

Gap for babies – from newborns up

Baby and toddler clothing from Gap

Babies and toddlers have never been so stylish. Gone are the ‘blue for a boy and pink for a...

Kitchen islands with panache

If you’ve been looking unsuccessfully for the perfect kitchen island or serving cart, then I have found the website for you. These items don’t...

The most stylish outdoor heating

Outdoor heating can extend the life of your patio, yard or balcony beyond the summer season. But it can be so difficult to find...

Organic spa specials – pure luxury

I remember the days when we had to pay a premium for organic goods. But these days, the discerning demand organic products especially for...

Vintage style fashion brooches

The experts were right – vintage brooches

Yes, when fashion editors and gurus told us that vintage and retro brooches would be back in style...

Planet friendly home decor items

We love to find beautiful objects for the home and if they are planet-friendly, then so much the better.

Here, you’ll find a wonderful selection...

Culinary classes – fabulous locations

There’s more to culinary classes and tours than simply ‘learning to cook’. These are social occasions plus, if you check these out, a wonderful...

Teapots with style – for the collector or tea lover

Teapots & sets – ceramic style

Are you a tea drinkers? Or maybe a collector of ceramics? These lovely items satisfy both interests. Available to...

Stylish and stunning jewelry – the perfect gift for women

Black diamond rings for her

A cliché but true – they are a girl’s best friend. Diamonds will always be the most popular gifts for...

Luxurious scented candles from Voluspa

Beautiful scented candles for your home

I don’t know anyone who doesn’t love to have scented candles in the home. These are so popular today...

Fragrances for women from the house of Dior

Amazing Dior perfumes for women

The name of Dior is timeless. When I think of this long-established fashion house I think of Paris, tradition, style...

Style for the home

 

As interior designers know only too well, just one or two perfect pieces can make all the difference to a room. And we have...

Where to buy copper sinks

 

In the very best of homes, no detail is too small to avoid the attention of style. Interior designers often specify copper sinks for...

Stylish and stunning jewelry – the perfect gift for women

Hand-picked designer jewelry for her

They say that jewelry is the most popular gift for women and it’s easy to see why. I have never...

Stylish baby and infant clothes – great for even royal babies

Baby and infant clothes for a little prince or princess

There was a time when it was almost impossible to get stylish clothes for children...

Gourmet gift baskets direct from Fifth Avenue

Gift baskets that are truly gourmet

The word is so often misused, don’t you agree? But when you buy online from the collection carefully curated...

The best cookbooks – curated by Anthropologie

A truly wonderful selection of stylish recipe books

Isn’t it excellent when you find a marvelous collection of curated items? And it’s even better when...

Amazing Marine Tours with G Adventures

G Adventures have developed an incredible marine plan I honestly wouldn’t know which trip to choose!

You’ll find amazing expedition cruises to the poles and...

Specialty woods and sleek metals create stylish goods for the home

Beautiful home accessories from Nambé

The small objects that we have in our homes say so much about us. Style is, after all, attention to...

Highest quality traditional chess sets & games

Wonderful antique style games

These fabulous items are reproductions of games that people used to exercise their minds in the days when ‘we maqde our...

The best & most stylish home accessories – from Eva Solo

Cooking & dining in Scandinavian style

When I first saw the Eva Solo range I fell in love with every single item. Today, these items...

Beautiful Burberry for babies and children

Burberry – for the most stylish kids on the block

Burberry has stood for British style and elegance since the middle of the ninteenth century....

Great gifts for the cook, chef or foodie

You aren’t alone if you’ve spent countless hours searching for the perfect cooking gadget for the foodie or chef in your life. There are...

Beautiful jackets to spice up your wardrobe

Casual or smart – jackets add life and color

I love stripes, polka dots and some types of print but it’s a good investment to...

The Ferrari Collection – fashion, style and gifts

Ferrari = style

Ferrari is more than an automobile marque – it’s the definition of style, speed and passion. Whether it’s a racing car at...

Watches for men – from Armani

Favorite watches for men

Armani has set the standard in fine Italian design for almost forty years. Known worldwide, the brand has grown and flourished...

Get the look – from Anthropologie

Buy one piece or the outfit – Anthropologie style

Putting a great fashion look together is easy these days. At one time, those of us...

Designer bracelets, bangles and beads from Arhaus

Stylish designer bracelets – a great gift

I’ve been in love with this company and their jewelry for quite some time. The items are all...

Inspired by the Duchess of Cambridge – Bebe clutches

Clutches & small bags – Kate style

Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, is singled-handedly responsible for the latest handbag and purse style. She favors small, clutch...

Delightful and delicious gourmet desserts and treats

Who doesn’t love desserts? We have chosen the most delightful range of gourmet cakes, desserts, cupcakes, chocolates and other delectable treats and all are...

Baby shower gifts with style

Harrods style for teddy bears and toys

For the kids? Well yes, babies and children love these toys but don’t you think that they are...

Amazing Day Tours and Things to do With Your Free Day

If you’re going to be somewhere amazing with only a day for sightseeing then Urban Adventure is the adventure company for you. They will arrange...

Gorgeous rings from top designers – slideshow

Just wait until you see this wonderful selection of designer rings. Even more amazing is the fact that prices start at under $50. Mind...

Why buy? Rent couture

There are some occasions when you want to look more stunning than ever – you absolutely need that special dress or outfit. But do...

Grilling on the go

Most of us have outdoor cooking facilities these days. We’ve come to appreciate how beautiful food can be when it’s cooked simply on the...

Eight fabulous black & white dresses

If there’s one colour combination that can be relied upon to be stylish – no matter what the fashion gurus dictate – that combination...

Today’s shoe selection

Even though our goal today was to gather a selection of summery sandals, we were overwhelmed by the wonderful stilettoes that you see below....

Antique & vintage table ware

Are you looking for something truly different? Something that is unique in the correct sense of the word? If so then we have discovered...

Cufflinks: Thirty favourites

There’s nothing quite like stylish cufflinks worn on a crisp white shirt to set a man apart when it comes to sophistication and style...

Bond, James Bond

He really was one of the most stylish fictional characters, don’t you think? I admit that a huge attraction for me was the Aston...

Coolest stacking rings

Stacked rings – still hot

Not only are they still an incredibly modern look, designers are still going the extra mile to create even more...

Fashions on sale now

Use the constantly updated feed below to see a huge variety of fashions that are currently on sale. The database uploads constantly so keep...

Sightseeing in style

Vacation style – top pick

Some vacations are for spending on the beach but I think that most of us have got over the soak-up-the-rays...

Fabulous art deco jewelry

Art deco – so stylish

Here, we’ve selected our favourite art deco pieces and created a slideshow for your enjoyment.  Hover your mouse over each...

Wonderful selection of garden decor

When the weather gets warmer – or for those of us who live all year round in warmer climates – having a wonderful and...

Saturday’s shoes slideshow

This week’s selection of truly wonderful shoes

Here at Tastes Magazine, we have to admit that shoes are one of our favourite things. (We rather...

Monaco Grand Prix Formula One: Vintage posters

Classic and beautiful posters for the Monte Carlo Grand Prix

These evocative and delightful posters are a must for the motorsport fan but even if...

Our favourite stilettos

We call these ‘twenty minute shoes’. That’s because I doubt that I could walk in them for more than that time but they are...

Fantastic Fly Fishing Holidays

If you’re into fly fishing then you should check out Tailwaters Fly Fishing Company. They are the only fly fishing pro shop in Texas...

For a casual weekend

 

No matter who you are, or what age you are, I think there’s something a little special about Fridays, don’t you? The weekend is...

Fashion: The latest news & bargains

The very latest in fashion and accessories – updated all the time.We love to search the internet on your behalf to find those special...

Bargains for men

Are you looking for stylish gifts for men that are great value for money? Or maybe you’re a guy who is always on the...

Gifts for the wine enthusiast

I have to admit that I’m a wine enthusiast myself so I’m well able to judge the standards and effectiveness of these gifts. And...

Peter Blake limited editions

Peter Blake produced one of the most famous artworks of the twentieth century. Do you know what it is? Since that time, his work...

Beauty products from Elizabeth Arden

The very name has always conjured up quality to me. Oh, and tradition – that’s hardly surprising because Elizabeth Arden was born in 1884....

Traditional Irish & Aran knitwear

There is something terribly soothing about owning a traditional piece of clothing when its history goes back hundreds of years. Not only are we...

Lighting handcrafted in New England

Handcrafted is an attribute that many of us are looking for these days. We’ve grown tired of mass production and especially mass produced goods...

Local living holiday in Italy

Ever dreamed of experiencing Italy like a local? How does a local living tour in Southern Tuscany sound? This is a holiday in Italy...

Picture rail and hanging hooks

Can picture hooks be a thing of beauty? They most certainly can – look at the selection above. This represents just  few of the...

Wooden pens from historical salvage

What a wonderful and unusual gift idea this is. If you have ‘the man (or woman) who has everything’ on your gift list then...

Period & antique chandeliers to buy online

If you live in a period home, it can be difficult to find what you’re looking for when it comes to those small but...

Jewellery from the British Museum

Yes, the British Museum has a wonderful collection of fabulous jewellery and they also offer worldwide shipping – what a wonderful idea for unusual...

Fabulous jewellery from 80s Purple

I’m totally in love with just about every item on this website but especially the jewellery. What’s even better is that prices start at...

Unusual decor items at low prices

I honestly don’t know how they do it. This site has the cutest decor items – and much more – and the prices are...

Cheesecake Factory – delivered to your door

There’s not much doubt about it. I can’t think of anyone I know who would love one of these delicious cheesecakes as gift.  Yes,...

A million dollar look for less

 

I firmly believe that every woman should have real jewelry – stylish pieces that are an investment in themselves. But that doesn’t mean that...

Quotables

Tell them what you really think without saying a word. These items are such fun to give as gifts. They’re inexpensive too and guaranteed...

Charlie Chaplin artwork

Where can you get the best Charlie Chaplin artwork? We know. There are (I think) thousands of options on this site. You can buy...

British bags by Mulberry: Shipped worldwide

Offered by the top store Selfridges, these Mulberry handbags are the height of British fashion and style. Choose from the tiny clutches so beloved...

Gorgeous gifts for the cocktail lover

Barware, glassware, gadgets – everything the stylish cocktail lover could wish can be found on this site. And these gifts aren’t items that you’ll...

Finishing touches for your table

Having a wonderful dinner party means setting a fabulous table. And have you ever noticed that it’s the small details that make special table?...

Bags from Harrods of London: Ships worldwide

Shop in style – anywhere in the world

When I was at college and we used to go to London, there was nothing I could...

Stylish earrings

Earrings are an inexpensive but luxurious way to add interest to any outfit. Arhaus is one of our favorite online jewelry retailers. (Although you’ll...

A Titanic gift idea

Newspaper reprints – an excellent gift idea

You’ve probably seen those reproductions of the first page of a newspaper – usually with dramatic headlines. Well,...

Stylish and sexy swimwear for women with a retro look

The fashion experts agree – retro swimwear isn’t only the perfect way to be up-to-date, it’s also feminine, flattering to the figure and …...

The Anne Taintor vintage collection

I do like the idea of those wonderfully coiffed and groomed nineteen fifties ladies being naughty, drinking too much wine and generally misbehaving, don’t...

Keep wine at the correct temperature – Corkcicle

This is a very cool idea – quite literally. In fact, it’s one of those ‘I wish I’d thought of that’ things. The Corkcicle...

Jacquard sweaters & jackets from IVKO

Beautiful, practical & stylish

These are simply stunning. These sweaters (or are they jackets?) are one of the most adaptable pieces you can have in...

Stylish gifts from Bentley

Luxury goods fromBentley

Do you remember the first time you rode in (or even drove) a Bentley? It was a long time ago for me...

Unusual home accessories

Designer home decor items

This online store has a selection of unusual items that are perfect for your home or office. They make great gifts...

Designer kitchen accessories

Stylish goods for the cook

There is such a huge revival in home cooking these days. I suspect that it’s because we are all aiming...

Stunning vases for your home

Beautiful for the office or workplace too

It’s the little details that make a room special and we’re delighted to show you this collection of...

Are you using face oil?

If you’re not using face oil, read on

It’s been a well-kept secret but no longer – for the best in skin care, be sure...

Fabulous & stylish goods for your home

European styling – worldwide delivery

I’m completely in love with the range of goods available on this website – I think I want to own...

Create your own knitwear

Make your own handmade fashions using these kits

For many years, we have all appreciated goods that are handmade. This site features many items that...

Elegant and fun artisan clocks

Add style to your home with these timepieces

Isn’t it interesting that clocks are so fashionable as home decor these days? After all, we no...

Shaving kits for men

Stylish grooming products for men

Do you remember when shaving and grooming gifts for men were seen as being rather boring? That’s before the days...

The Harrods 2014 bear

Now the 2014 Harrods of London teddy bear is available

We loved last year’s bear and like many people, wondered what this prestigious London store...

Wooden easels for the artist

Easels for the beginner or experienced painter

There’s something so very chic about using a real wooden easel when you’re painting. And the design of...

Organize your kitchen drawers

Organization equals efficiency

Oh I know – I resisted it for years too. But it’s absolutely true whether we’re referring to our kitchens,offices or any...

What are soap nuts?

The best planet-friendly people-friendly laundry Eco Nuts

You’ve probably heard that soap nut are causing a huge stir in environmental circles. It’s not often that...

Personalized quinceanera gifts

Special gifts for fifteen year old girls

What is quinceanera? I admit that I didn’t know until I came to live in Florida. It was something...

The finest fragrances for men

The best colognes & aftershaves for him

There’s no doubt about it – there’s nothing quite like a man who knows quality when he sees...

Stunning designer earrings

Designer style – bargain prices

Every woman should own several pieces of truly luxurious jewelry. But that’s no reason to ignore a bargain when it...

Books: Design & Disney

Gorgeous books about Disney

Who doesn’t know the name of Walt Disney? His film company is one of the most famous in the world and...

Gifts to commemorate that special year

Give a newspaper or yearbook for an anniversary or birthday

These make very unusual but very welcome gifts and it’s easy to see why people...

Designer toss pillows

Brighten your space with designer pillows

In the home, just as is the case with fashion, it is often accessories that make the magnificent stand...

Fabulous fragrance gift sets

Nothing makes you feel better than fabulous fragrances

Over the years there have been many researches, medical and otherwise, into the power of scents. We...

Stylish kitchen accessories

Style and design for the heart of the home

We’re all wanting to eat healthier these days and because of this, there is a huge...

Historic Life magazine: Genuine editions

Real copies of Life magazine from history

The important thing that I have to say right away is that these items are not reprints –...

Stylish evening wraps and jackets

 

Designer gifts for the stylish woman

I remember reading many years ago (and I believe it might have been a quote from Coco Chanel) that...

Fabulous art and lifestyle books

Art, travel & lifestyle books for the collector

For some people, books are more than just something to pass the time on a lengthy flight...

Designer cosmetic cases

Cosmetic bags from the top designers

I remember many years ago being impressed by stylish women who used designer goods that weren’t on public display....

Planet friendly toys

Planet friendly kid friendly toys

These toys are made in America but that’s not all. The materials used are also one hundred percent American (sourced...

Sweet gourmet gifts

Gifts that everyone will love

There are very few people who don’t appreciate fine foods. Sure, we’re all trying to eat as healthily as we...

Personalized holiday gifts

Holiday gifts that last forever

I love to give personalized gifts.They show the recipient that you have really thought about their gifts and cared enough...

Gourmet appetizers for entertaining

The easy way to please your guests

Entertaining can be tricky enough without having to produce every scrap of delicious food yourself. This is particularly...

Molecular gastronomy kits

The best gift for the foodie or cocktail lover

I know before I even start that I’m going to find it impossible to describe...

The most amazing tents in the world

The modern tent

Is it a bit excessive to say that these are the best tents in the world? Well, read on and let’s see....

Personalized gifts for men

Lovely monogrammed gifts for him

I’ve always liked to give personalized gifts – they show much more thought and consideration than other gifts and demonstrate...

Chic pins and brooches

Stylish pins and brooches that stand out from the crowd

Brooches and pins have been worn since the earliest civilizations. As you know, archaeologists have...

Classic Doctor Who DVDs

Direct from BBC America – gifts for the Doctor Who fan

It’s a bit scary to think that I remember the original Doctor Who series...

A piece of history. Kennedy killed by sniper 1963

November 22, 1963.  The assassination of President Kennedy

For once, I don’t have much to say. If you were born in the mid 1950s or...

Framed print & coin collections – including President Kennedy

Limited edition coin & framed print collections

These are a stunning gift for the lover of American history but make a splendid and thoughtful gift...

Looking for quirky, geeky, retro cute or kitchy items?

You’ll want to check out the fabulous items here; whether it’s apparel, home decor, or star wars collectibles and other wonderfully unique...

The Distinguished Home

As the holidays approach and a new year is soon to be underway, now is the time for some added luxury furniture pieces. Beautiful...

My Habit ~ A Shopping Experience

While shopping My Habit you’ll be delightfully surprised at how wonderfully unique this site is, offering an incredibly large selection of products from home...

Fashion photography for wall art

Stylish fashion photography as decor

Just imagine all the fashion shoots that have taken place over the last hundred years. They have created a beautiful...

Where can I buy a Tardis?

Or a  Dalek, a Doctor Who or Weeping Angel?

This is the sort of fun inquiry we get here at Taste Magazine! And we’re happy...

Health and Wellness Products and Gift Ideas

We all know that taking care of ourselves and our loved ones is a priority.

At this outstanding website you’ll find a large selection...

Gadgets and Electronic Gift Ideas

Simply put – gadgets and small electronic items make outstanding gifts for anyone

These gift ideas are especially great for those hard to shop for...

Holiday Home Decor

Looking for beautiful eye catching holiday decor for your home or office?

You’ll find stunning, classy and spectacular decor items from trees, ornaments and unique...

Vintage replicas for unique decor

An eclectic selection of vintage replicas for home decor

I wonder if you realize just how much fun I have searching out unusual gift ideas...

The stunning Altair luxury tent

Altair – the fabulous outdoor luxury

I am in love. Everything I recommend on Tastes, I recommend from the heart. I will never put anything...

Italian gold & diamond designer jewelry

Luxurious jewelry for him and her

There comes a time when only Italian design and craftsmanship will do – maybe when you’re looking for that...

Gorgeous olive wood for the kitchen and for dining

Kitchen utensils and serving items in beautiful handcrafted olive wood

A huge part of dining pleasure is presentation and that’s why we’re delighted to show...

The purest organic skincare

Beautiful organic skincare products

You can see straight away how gorgeous the packaging is for this wonderful range and it well expresses the purity of...

Online Italian deli plus gourmet pasta club

Genuine Italian food and treats available online

I’m lucky because there are some lovely specialist food shops in our local area. But nevertheless, there are...

Top books for fashion lovers

The best books for the fashionista

So many of us are interested in this wonderful subject. There are books in this carefully curated collection which...

Burberry for babies from Harrods of London

For baby girls and boys – with the royal seal of approval

The British Royal Family make no secret of their fondness for Burberry clothing...

Shopping for baby gifts

Keepsakes and gifts for baby

Shopping for baby gifts, the nursery, baby keepsakes, and all things baby is made easy at GoToBaby...

Stylish designer pens by Visconti

Sophisticated Italian-designer writing instruments

One of the indisputable elements of style is attention to detail. And Italian design house Visconti present the most fabulous range...

Customized November birthstone jewelry

Citrine and smoky quartz jewelry

Yes, citrine and smoky quartz are the gemstones for those with November birthdays and this fabulous website lets you design...

Childrens Toys, Playsets and so much more…

From train tables and train sets, to wooden rocking horses and retro-style play kitchens for boys and girls, this site has some outstanding and...

Beautiful Fountains for home and garden, office, beauty salons and spas

Stunning water features

 The soft sounds of a water fountain is one of the most soothing sounds. Beautiful to look at, these add...

Nautical and coastal decor items

For your home by the ocean or for the sailing enthusiast

Or in fact, for the history buff or anyone who appreciates vintage nautical design....

NHL Hockey Fan Shopping

For the hockey fan

With over hundreds of pages of your favorite NHL hockey team you’ll find everything from home decor, apparel for all ages,...

Designer chairs and stools from Europe

A beautiful furniture collection

Designers seem to be at their best when creating chairs. I’m not sure why this is but so many designer chairs...

The luxury of an electric fireplace

Add warmth and luxury to your home decor with an electric fireplace

Now anyone can have a beautiful fireplace in their home. Even apartment...

Boston Bruins gifts

Boston Bruins Gifts, home decor, collectibles and so much more

If you’re a Boston Bruins NHL Hockey fan you’ll love the wide...

Ties for the musician and music lover

Fun ties with a musical theme

Many men are obliged to wear a suit during their work days. Some guys are less than comfortable with...

Join the chocolate-dipped strawberries club

A year-round gift

This is a superb gift for a loved one – although equally, you might want to treat yourself to this strawberry club...

Looking for the perfect black bag?

If you’re looking for the perfect bag, you’ll find it here

How can I be so sure? Because on this website  you’ll find over three...

Lobby cards for the movie buff & film collectors

What are collectible lobby cards?

I didn’t know this until recently – although I do recall seeing examples at antique and collectors’ fairs – that...

Top candle holders & lanterns – with style

Romantic, stylish and ….sexy

I don’t think I’ve ever met anyone who doesn’t appreciate candle light.  The soft glow of flickering flames instantly adds atmosphere,...

Vintage children’s books for the collector

Rare, signed and collectible books

I can’t tell you how delighted I was to discover this fabulous site. It has books on just about...

Bento boxes for kids and adults

What is a bento box?

Bento boxes are the way to store and carry lunchbox meals. But they are so much more than that –...

Armani fragrance gifts sets for men

Armani fragrances for the man in your life

There was a time when gifts sets were almost a default choice for people who weren’t being...

Stylish designer bags by Orla Kiely

Classics of the future – bags by Orla Kiely

It’s no secret that Ilove  handbags, clutches and totes because of the way they can transform...

Specialty hot chocolate and cocoa for the gourmet

Super Italian & French chocolate treats

We can all buy various brands of hot chocolate in our local grocery stores and supermarkets but unless you...

Fair trade decor items for home or office

Beautiful and ethical decor for any room

I think that most of us prefer these days to buy fair trade products whenever we can. Although...

Historic Ferrari photographs for the collector

Ferrari photographs – heirlooms in the making

I find that there are three types of Ferrari fans. The first are those who spend weekends during...

Learn to Brew Craft Beer at Home

Brewing Craft beer at home has never been easier!

Craft beer has never been more popular. Now you too can brew your own craft beer,...

Kumsi specialist teas from Russia to buy online

Romance, history and intrigue in a cup of tea…

Does that seem a little fanciful? Maybe but that’s the way I see these delicious teas....

Reproduction Mid Century Modern wall clocks

Including George Nelson and a great multi shipping facility

Mid Century Modern design, furniture, home decor and architecture are definitely my ‘thing.’ My home is...

October birthstone jewelry tourmaline

Beautiful tourmaline jewelry for those born in October

The wonderful thing about being born in October is that our birthstone – the tourmaline – is...

Chic Wish

Shop ChicWish Shopping Chic Wish for women’s apparel, accessories, and high fashion footwear couldn’t be made easier; with live help to answer any of your...
Gift baskets always are a delight to receive and to give

For all occasions This site has a remarkable selection of beautiful gift baskets for any and all occasions. You’ll find gift baskets for the baby, lovely...
Jewelry is always a welcome gift

At Blue Nile you’ll find the most exquisite selection of fine jewellery With a page dedicated to the top gifts in jewels, this site makes...
Boston Proper

Fashion and accessories

If you haven’t heard about ‘Boston Proper’ and it’s wonderful selection of women’s apparel, accessories and classy footwear, it’s time you were...

Care for damaged hair

Hair that is damaged needs special care and treatment. Salon quality hair conditioners are the way to go when it comes to hair repair, and...
For the best in hair curling and styling tools

Only the best for your hair An outstanding selection of the finest hairstyling and hair curling electrical appliances. Look no further than this site –...
The best organic throws & blankets

Organic wool and cotton throws – the ultimate luxury

Style and fashion experts have known for years that this online store is the place for...

Foodies: Grow your own organic vegetables & herbs

Easily grow your own organic dinner!

You don’t need a farm or even a garden to grow your own organic herbs and selected vegetables. Many...

September 11 tributes that donate to charity

We can’t forget the events of 911

I think that many of us would like to think that fateful day never happened but we know...

Ceramic Knives: The next revolution in Kitchen Cutlery

Victorinox Ceramic knives

The makers of the Swiss Army Knife have released these amazing ceramic knives. Ceramic knives have taken a small, but sure foothold,...

Jewelry from 80s Purple – stylish and fun

The 80s Purple online store is an automatic go-to site when I’m looking for gifts, stylish clothing for men and women, wonderful vintage-style eyewear...

Do you know someone who loves beer?

Craft beer club, for someone who has sampled all the local beers, and wants more

Craft beer is a wonderful thing, isn’t it? A good...

Red, white & blue flowers and gifts

Flowers – a beautiful gift

I remember that at one time flowers were seen as a rather boring gift. Welcome certainly, but not terribly exciting....

SHOPBOP Best Sellers in Fashion

SHOPBOP Best Sellers in Fashion

You’ll love this best sellers list from SHOPBOP ~ from watches, accessories, leggings, and jeans to that very special occasion outfit…from casual to...

Unusual & stunning eco-friendly jewelry

Amazing planet-friendly jewelry with an historic twist

Laura Bergman is a jewelry artist with a conscience. In the area in which she lives, there are...

Motorcycle gear for girls

Gifts and gear for the lady biker

Ladies – do you know where to buy a pink leather biker jacket? How about a pink crash...

September birthstone jewelry – to design yourself

Create your own personalized September jewelry

Actually, you can design your own fine jewelry here for any month, using a variety of beautiful birthstones. Sapphire...

SHOPBOP ~ For Total Look Fashion

SHOPBOP ~ For Total Look Fashion

This new shop is filled with fabulous fashion … from bags, accessories, footwear and so much more. This is one of...

Design your own Italian handmade shoes

Italian handmade shoes for men and women.

If you’re looking for a touch of luxury – without breaking the bank – then imagine how it...

The NEAT glass for spirit drinkers

Scientifically designed glass improves all spirits aroma

Scientists have designed a glass specifically for drinking spirits neat. The glass is designed around Naturally Engineered Aroma...

Ride-on toys for toddlers

Cute, stylish and fun toys

Although these ride-on toys are recommended for youngsters from eighteen months and up, I have found that younger babies love...

Wake up to a gentle sunrise every morning

A gentle and natural way to start the day

Until I discovered this wonderful ‘alarm clock’ it had never occurred to me that most of...

Are you seeking the closest shave imaginable?

Straight Razors are the answer

Every man should enjoy a barber giving him a shave with a straight razor. Nothing comes close to the feeling...

Winnipeg Jets Hockey Fan Gear and Gifts

For the Winnipeg Jets fan

Here in Winnipeg we’re very fond of our Winnipeg Jets. The return of our NHL Hockey team will always be...

Vibram deploys revolutionary “Five Fingers” shoe that brings you closer to the road than ever before

Vibram Fivefingers is shaking up the jogging and running world

Staying in tip-top shape is important, no matter who you are, be it executive, professional...

For the Coffee Lover: Kopi Luwak Coffee

Kopi Luwak breaks record for most expensive coffee ever at $3000 dollars a kilogram

Kopi Luwak coffee is the most exclusive coffee you can buy....

Parker 5th Technology Pens: A luxurious pen that feels like a fountain, without the drawbacks

Parker 5th Technology Luxury Pens

Everyone loves a personal handwritten note. Fountain pens are the old standby, with flowing script and excellent feel. They do have...

The perfect gift for the whiskey lover

Great gift ideas for whiskey lovers

Every whiskey aficionado knows that whiskey should be enjoyed at 15 Centigrade to really open up the bouquet without...

Boston Bruins Hockey Fan Gear and Gift Ideas

One of the most popular and loved teams in NHL Hockey is The Boston Bruins team

For the Bruins fan we have got just the...

Top designer tech cases

Designer cases for your tablet, phone and laptop

Our favorite designers have turned their attention towards creating truly delightful and practical cases for our iPhones,...

Baseball Caps ~ all of your favorites

Coolest caps

Baseball caps are one of the most popular hats ever made and worn. Baseball hats are popular for men, women, teens and children.

From...

Charisma: For the most unique selections in dolls

Charisma Brands for Collectible Dolls

At Charisma Brands for collectable dolls, porcelain dolls, and life like baby dolls the selection here is endless…you’ll find collections...

Lookfanstastic has the beauty brands you’re looking for

The top brands in hair, skin and body products used by professional hairstylist and make-up artists across the globe

Recognizable name brands such as Aveda,...

iSkins –for all of your technology devices

For all of your tech devices

Protecting your precious tablets, phones and devises just got easier. With a selection of unique carrying cases, and state...

The best in fashion and fine jewelry by Max and Chloe

For the best in fashion and fine jewelry by Max and Chloe

Over 350 jewelry fashion designers and one of the most remarkable selections of...

Brookstone – gifts for all

Brookstone has become well known for its unique and functional gifts for men and women.

From what started many years ago with a small black...

Activewearusa – Born to Move

Comfort and beautiful design in workout wear – the best in fitness apparel

Whether it’s yoga, pilates, or jogging you’ll be able to move freely...

Home Décor Stunning Jewellery Boxes

An exquisite selection of fine jewelry boxes for all of your favorite jewellery, and treasures

Your jewelry and trinkets are special to you, why not...

Waterford Crystal – Crystal Illuminology

Stylish and beautiful Waterford for your home

There is nothing like the shimmer, shine and exquisite glamour than what beautifully cut crystal can add to...

Sony Music for the home

The best music collections

Classic music selections and collections – something for everyone’s ‘tastes’ in music. From collectors editions to beautifully boxed sets this collection...

Shop Giorgio Armani for men

Armani Collezioni Collection

You’ll recognize the name…it’s one that is synonymous with high fashion, quality in design and haute-couture. A prestigious name and reputation in the...

Stylish knitwear for men from Ted Baker of London

Ted Baker knitwear for men direct from the House of Fraser

The House of Fraser has been dressing stylish men and women since the middle...

Skin Care for Men – we choose the best

Super skin care for men

We haven’t forgotten about men when it comes to skin care. We know how men are equally as concerned about...

Saks Fifth Avenue for Men

Saks Fifth Avenue – for men

Shopping the outstanding collection of apparel for men at Saks Fifth Avenue is simply another pleasurable experience. Every piece...

Saks Fifth Avenue – always in style

Shopping Saks Fifth Avenue for apparel, accessories and more – couldn’t be easier

Browsing through their online shopping site features best sellers, new arrivals and...

DKNY designer bags, clutches and totes

A beautiful selection from DKNY

Donna Karan went on a mission to find a perfect pair of jeans – this quest led her to launch...

Fendi Women’s Designer Signature Handbags

Designer bags from Italy

Here at Fendi you’ll find a selection of very sleek handbags of all shapes and sizes. From easy to carry roomy...

Yves St Laurent – award winning beauty and skin care products

Innovative in design and innovation in ingredients

You’ll find these beauty products featured in high end fashion magazines like Allure, Elle, Harper’s Bazarr, and InStyle...

Professional Hair Care Products by PHYTO

The best in hair care

Words like nourishing, hydrating, strengthening, and clinically proven – are only a few of the words that describe PHYTO hair...

Life vests for water sports and safety

With any sport it’s important to have the right gear for protection

When it comes to water safety we here at Tastes can’t stress enough...

Top designer fragrances for men

Designer fragrances for the man in your life

When I buy fragrances for my man, I have to admit that I have an ulterior motive...

Pittsburgh Penguins Hockey Fan Gear and Gifts

Perfect gifts for the Penguins fan

Fans of this NHL team will delight in the outstanding selection of unique apparel, gear and gifts.

An online shopping...

Chicago Blackhawks Hockey Fan Gear and Gifts

Great gifts for the Blackhawks fan

The winners of this year’s Stanley Cup the Chicago Blackhawks played an outstanding game in the playoffs against the...

Toy – vintage style polka dot tea set

Polka dot tea set for play and fun

We just couldn’t resist this ultra-cute tea set for little girls. Its retro styling is very 1950s...

Buy gourmet lobster & seafood online – effortless entertaining

If you’re looking for an easy way to entertain – but with the best possible gourmet foods – there’s nothing easier than ordering online...

Billy Reid – stylish designer menswear and footwear

We’ve loved the Billy Reid range for several years now. These men’s fashions are stylish, practical and fashionable. The company specializes in fabulous clothing...

John F. Kennedy books, DVDs and memoribilia

A pivotal event in history – the assassination of President John F. Kennedy

Some of us are old enough to remember 22nd, November 1963 and...

Decor and home

It probably won’t surprise you to know that some of our most regular visitors to  this site are interior designers. It saves them hours...





Top Luxury Tastes Recommendations

These are our favorite luxury, stylish finds and gifts that we've discovered on the internet. All can be purchased online from the best retailers. We search the web for the best so you don't have to!

We are a small but dedicated team who delight in searching the internet for the best possible items from la creme of online stores so that you can treat yourself or buy deliciously tasteful and stylish gifts for your family and friends.

We hope you enjoy our carefully-curated selections!

Gourmet grilling

Grilling gets more and more sophisticated all the time and now, even the top manufacturers of kitchen and cuisine products are delighting us with...

Classic perfume bottles

Vintage style cut glass decorative bottles

We love these traditionally-styled perfume bottles. They are hand blown and then hand cut to create the designs and...

Ready for a new hobby?

Knitting: Your new pastime?

Fifty years ago every woman – and many men too – could knit.  And before that, women has spent their spare...

Ancient Greek sculptures

Ancient Greek sculpture replicas from the British Museum

Every room, no matter how it’s furnished and decorated, needs a solid, impressive something. What sort of...

Audrey Hepburn prints & posters

Audrey Hepburn – always a star

If you ask a number of people to name the most enduringly stylish film star many, if not most,...

Michael Schumacher artwork

One of the Formula One greats of all time – Michael Schumacher

It’s no secret that I am a huge fan of Formula One and...

Best quote wall decals

Instant motivational and fun decor for your home

Wall decals are incredibly popular these days and it’s easy to see why. There are decals available...

Gorgeous jewelry from Paula Mendoza

Fine jewelry using gold and emeralds from Colombia

Are you looking for a very special gift for a special lady? Then take a look at...

Angela Brazil books – vintage schoolgirl fiction

Art objects indeed – but a great read too

These volumes are now extremely collectible. If you didn’t read Angela Brazil books when you were...

Make sparkling water and energy drinks at home

A green and healthy option

I have always loved sparkling water. Somehow that fizz makes it more refreshing, especially when  a slice of lemon or...

Top movie posters

 

Everyone has a favorite movie

And they are an inexpensive and delightful way to decorate a room. They have the advantage of showing your personality...

Adventure Holidays to India
Adventure Holidays to India

Holidays to India have the potential to live with you for the rest of your life. There is absolutely no doubt...

Add style to your home with Marimekko

No stylish home is complete without Marimekko

I believe this. This company has long been admired by design aficionados and I always smile when I...

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