Summer Must-Haves for Execs
From iPad holders to rum to shoes with built-in fitness, we've got a list of items any exec would love to have this summer.
Company Perks Executive Luxuries and Must-Haves By Tisha Crews Keller Originally published in the June/July 2010 issue of 850 Magazine ALL BUTTONED UP Instant Button® is a removable and reusable button that allows you to add or reduce your pants size instantly for that tailored fit, without requiring a belt or an alteration. Made with real CZECH stone. $13, instantbuttonforjeans.com
PICK YOUR PLEASURE Mix up a signature Strawberry Mojito or a Citrus Ginger Fizz to celebrate early summer evenings. Tommy Bahama Rum in White Sand or Golden Sun is a step toward relaxation. $20, Tommy Bahama Store & Restaurant at Grand Boulevard in Destin, 850-650-0731
PEBBLE BEACH Totally stackable … one looks great, but multiples of this “Pebble” bracelet create a glam statement. Freshwater pearls meet casted beads on a 7¼” adjustable chain. $46, Brighton Collectibles #85 at Destin Commons, 850-269-0420
HOT COMMODITY Tailored specifically for iPad with luxurious, rich leather, the M-Edge Accessories Executive Jacket for the Apple iPad utilizes a four-point mounting system to hold the iPad in place; closure strap also acts as a bookstand that enables device to be used in landscape orientation. $50, bestbuy.com, amazon.com or buymedge.com
THE BAG IN HAND This Chinese Laundry Pink Crock Netbook Bag fits a 10.1” Netbook Computer, is PVC with fully padded interior, two exterior pockets, two carrying handles and a removable shoulder strap with pad. $70, Island Clothiers, located in The Village of Baytowne Wharf (Destin) and at WaterColor Town Center (Santa Rosa Beach)
A STEP IN THE RIGHT DIRECTION The Earth Shoe’s slight sole incline of 3.7º helps naturally tone, firm and strengthen the body in a way like no other footwear can. Intricate leatherwork details offer a distinctive edge — for a dapper, boardroom-ready look. $149, The Walking Co. at Pier Park (Panama City Beach), 850-236-3599 or planetshoes.com