Luxurious Giveaway: Robert Verdi’s 2010 Holiday Gift Guide Recommendations

Who, seriously, doesn’t know and love Robert Verdi? If you haven’t heard of him, you’ve probably been living under a rock and now we’re encouraging you to GET OUT or turn on your TV and see what the man is all about.

He has some really inspired, stylish yet affordable holiday gift recommendations this year. We normally don’t feature fashion on, we couldn’t resist showing you Robert’s delicious and luxurious recommendations. If you don’t believe me, just see for yourself. Best of all, we’re giving TWO items (marked with an asterisk, *, to one lucky winner):

For the Style Setter:

Robert recommends this sparkly, sizzly foil screen sweater from It’s so affordable at $79 that how can you not get two?

For the IT Girl

The One Kiss by Cindy Crawford Color-Enhanced Black Diamond or Diamond Pendants are only $130. Tres chic! At JC Penney.


The @InstyleHair rotating iron does everything: from brush, flat iron to curl. How can this glam jet setter say no? $119 at

For the Girl on the Go (*)

We’re giving away a complete “Beauty of Baked” collection by Laura Geller to one lucky gal. This set retails at Beauty 360, a luxury concept store by CVS/ pharmacy for $60.

For the Green Gal

The original DEANO from the SCOUT by Bungalow line is irreverent, preppy and colorful. Reach them at @ScoutbyBungalow on Twitter.

For the Hip Hostess

The BabyCakes cupcake maker will just hone your sweet tooth..get your cupcakes in just 5- 8 minutes; how can you beat that? $29.99 at JC Penney.

For the Tastemaker

Distinctive and stylish: get the Perrier-Joet champagne that looks like a work of art in and of itself. A classy gift for the classy entertainer! $139 at

For the Cozy Couple (*)

The LaCrosse Supersize Down Blanket Throw is a delicious way to spend the evening snuggly with a cup of cocoa (with or without the fireplace). We’re giving away one to a lucky reader! $89-$159 at

For the Life of the Party

We’re so thrilled that retro is the new stylish, and we’re recommending that you get this Fujifilm Instax Mini 7S Instant Film Camera to celebrate the comeback of polaroid. $64 at

Check out Robert’s FUN and inspired video here (we know, we know…you’re tempted to give away the entire gift guide…but they’re so affordable, how could you not?):

To enter for a chance to WIN BOTH the LaCrosse Down Blanket and the Laura Geller Baked Set, please share this post with your friends and family and encourage them to give us a LIKE on Facebook. Then simply leave a comment below to say you’ve done so. A winner will be picked within a week, so you can receive the items in time for the holidays.

Merry, merry!

– Charu Suri