HHH Shopping Guide To A Ridiculously Expensive Valentine's Day

No gal in her right mind should expect 70% of the things on this list, but if we're being aspirational...(frankly, together, they make a damned pretty chart!):

No.1 - Giuseppe Zanotti Flower Sandal, Barneys, $750.00

No. 2 - Elle Macpherson Intimates Obsidian Tiffany mesh tanga bra and briefs, Net-a-Porter.com, $90 and $40, respectively

No. 4 - Medium Luxury Macaron Gift Box, Macaron Café, $29

No. 5 - Four Piece Italian Silver Plate Hand Hammered Tea Service, Center 44, $325 (Excellent with some Rouge Provence tea from Mariage Frerers!)

No. 6 - Kenneth Jay Lane Swarovski crystal necklace, Net-a-Porter.com, $225

No. 7 - Ender Legard Corsetry Grace stretch-silk corset, Net-a-Porter.com, $720

No. 8 La Perla Maison silk-blend shorts, Net-a-Porter.com, $295

No. 9 - Raahat Turkish Delight (from Australia), Dean and Deluca, $16 each (zesty citron, vanilla, nougat delight, tart sour cherry flavors)


  1. DM says:

    Oh wow! That tea service is absolute perfection. I think I'll get it as a present for me, myself and I...we're made for each other!

  2. Karena says:

    Fabulous lingerie and the necklace is divine!!

    Come and join in my Gorgeous Giveaway from Blydesign!

    Art by Karena

  3. Bria says:

    Dreamy. I always love your gift guides.

  4. Yet all so beautiful!! Love every single thing!

  5. David says:

    Bit of a racey post for you Hovey - ladies nether garments?

  6. K says:

    Hi Hollister! I met you last night at The Drink - just wanted to repeat I've been of a fan of your blog for a while now (even prior to knowing David). It's always full of great finds. Anyway, really liked your frames and look forward to your future posts.

  7. Pistachio says:

    The title of your post just made me chuckle out loud! :)
    Beautiful roundup. We can dream, right?

  8. Oh, but that snuff box is killing me! Now if I just had a chinchilla fund to raid ...