Where to go, what to see, and what to try? Look no further than our editorial team’s top picks as winter chills up. Besides, baby, it’s cold out there.
TOASTING THE FUTURE
Kastra Elion Vodka is taking the spirits world by storm, starting with its gorgeous, icy presentation bottle. Family-owned and three generations in the making, the brand combines tradition and innovation with a love for the flavors and heritage of the Mediterranean. After all, it is the first premium sipping vodka distilled from Greek olives.
$55. At KastraElion.com.
NOW, TO THE MOON
Welcome to the first-ever immersive VR experience to take visitors onboard the International Space Station vis-à-vis THE INFINITE–the NASA-inspired installation making its American premiere in Houston at Sawyer Yards. It’s multimedia art, physical objects, soundscapes, and light design redefine the frontiers of the user experience by allowing would-be space explorers to roam freely inside a life-scale 3D replica of the ISS.
LOVE, BURNING BRIGHTLY
Romance burns brightest with a high-quality candle from the new luxury line, SOCIAL-LITE Candles. The Isn’t It Rich scent is a favorite of ours…elusive, iconic, and seductive. It is blended with Santal, Teakwood, Elemi, Pamplemousse Rose, White Currant, Oakmoss, Amber, and Clove.
$58. At SOCIAL-LITECandles.com.
Stealth is the fitness gadget where you can get your workout done in just a few minutes. In fact, your body becomes the game controller. Simply slip your phone into the slot, choose one of its addictively fun games, and start building a stronger core and leaner physique as you twist, turn, pivot, and hold steady to reach the high score. Working out is fun.
$99. At TryHealth.com.
GIVE THIS A WHIRL
The Uber Appliance Sorbet & Ice Cream Maker is perfect for all ages. This sorbet and ice cream maker works by feeding frozen fruit or other tasty treats into the chute, which quickly blends it into a delicious dessert without all the extra calories. Healthy has never been so delicious.
$69.99. At UberAppliance.com.
We love that Zoha Fragrances combine a special blend of essential oils and naturally derived aroma compounds in a carrier oil to make their unique scent notes that evolve with your skin. Zoha’s perfumes are all oil-based and alcohol-free, creating a fresh, subtle, and lingering scent all day without drying out your skin. Prices vary.