At Strat HQ, we consider ourselves experts at sniffing out things that look a lot more expensive than they are. Cheap, shiny metals like brass will do it; the lowest-ticket items from the priciest brands will, too. So in the spirit of one of our favorite posts on cheap but expensive-looking home décor, we went in search of the best expensive-looking gifts on Jet. Here, a teaser of what we found (a morsel, if you will), but for the whole enchilada of 40-plus gifts, head over to Jet to see all of our picks.
A starter Sonicare electric toothbrush that’s not as fancy as the others, but costs far, far less (as in under $40) for a limited time.
Do you know someone who appreciates that Palm Springs aesthetic? They can imagine they’re hanging with the Rat Pack with this poppy ashtray — no smoking necessary.
Those Cire Trudon candles are, at this point, ubiquitous, so get your fancy friend a room spray that looks like a mini brushed-brass telescope.
This outdoorsy backpack has the retro look of a Fjallraven or Herschel without being the same thing everyone else has.
Who says pet furniture has to be an eyesore? This little lounger — it looks like a cat daybed, no? — could have come out of Pottery Barn.
Milky glass is hugely on trend right now (chef Vivian Howard is dying to get some jadeite green glass bowls for the holidays), and this bowl gives you the look for about the price of a movie.
Perhaps nobody better represents the intersection of highbrow-lowbrow better than John Derian — anyone who appreciates his quirky charm will love marking off every day of 2018 in this very affordable calendar.
We’ve lovingly written about this trademarked Nap™ Robe before, but just to jog your memory, here’s what writer David Schwartz had to say: “Go ahead and gift someone it, because when you need a hug or when your roommate didn’t pay the gas bill, the Nap™ Robe is there. Just step inside and wrap yourself up, and, suddenly, life is a little easier. Blissful, even.”
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