Host's Guide Holiday 2012: Raising the Bar

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    From left: Ralph Lauren Montgomery jigger ($75, www.ralphlauren.com) and shaker ($195); Orrefors by Karl Lagerfeld wine glass ($250); except where otherwise indicated, all from Gearys, www.gearys.com

    This article was originally published in the November 2012 issue of Robb Report. Click here to read more articles from this issue.

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    The lots from the private auction become available through the retailers and restaurateurs bidding…
    More than 60 exclusive treasures and experiences will cross the block…