No. 1 by Clive Christian—once a favorite of Queen Victoria—is billed as the world’s most expensive perfume. Bottles are handmade of lead crystal encircled with a diamond solitaire. Fragrances for men and women available in limited quantities at Saks Fifth Avenue in Chevy Chase and Nieman Marcus in Tysons Galleria. $5,500. clive.com
Sex and the City costume designer Patricia Field was guest of honor at the ALL ACCESS: Fashion at Tysons Galleria runway show on October 1 spotlighting Paul Sinclaire’s fall/ winter women’s wear collection. Pictured, the Benson Frill Coat ($495) and Skinny Lindsay pants ($225). Exclusively at Saks Fifth Avenue. saks.com
Jaclyn Mason opened Charm Georgetown (above) earlier this year to showcase hip but affordable jewelry and accessories by designers such as Michelle Guest, Alexis Bittar and Melinda Maria. J. D. Ireland Interiors designed the boutique; its dazzling white interior and crystal chandelier give the merchandise room to sparkle. 2910 M St. NW; 202-298-0420. charmgeorgetown.com
Thick black lace covers blue satin on designer Ann Roth’s new Sashay booties, which are all tied up with a black suede bow. It’s a look that’s not to be reckoned with. $595, exclusively at Simply Soles in Georgetown Park and National Harbor.
Paloma Picasso’s new Marrakesh dome pendant for Tiffany evokes a Moorish vibe with 18-carat gold detailing set over a red jasper stone. The Marrakesh collection also includes other
pendants, earrings, rings and bracelets. $5,400. tiffany.com
**Out of the array of interior design magazines, Home and Design magazine stands out as a primary idea source for luxury home designs and coverage of luxury living. Wonderful visuals of luxury getaways and dining options are combined with inspired decor to provide a fundamental reference point for bringing luxury to life in home interiors and beyond.