Holiday Gift Guide
November 01, 2018
The holiday season is quickly approaching! Rather than scramble for ideas at the last minute or resort to something that is unoriginal and under-appreciated, get a head start on your gift giving and support fellow FACC members at the same time. As a member, enjoy special discounts and promotions created especially for our network. Below are just a few of our favorite selections for your loved ones. View the comprehensive list of FACC Member Benefits and shop local! 1. For your significant other: Unwind with a glass of French-American wine from Maiden + Liberty. Just like the FACC, Maiden + Liberty celebrates the convergence of two cultures, France and the United States, with their unique red, white and rosé blends. This family-owned company is passionate about their products and blending diverse flavors to create something truly unique. If you've been to a recent FACC event, chances are you've sampled a glass during networking! Member Benefit: Receive 25% off orders placed online with the code HOLIDAY18 at checkout. See details. 2. For your daughter: Experiences are sure to create memories that will last longer than the latest shade of makeup trending on YouTube. Participate in an interactive French Pastry Class with chef Simon Herfray of Atelier Sucré. Head to his Manhattan kitchen or inquire about a customized class right in your home, for the whole family or a group of friends. Member Benefit: Receive 20% off hands-on classes. See details. 3. For your son: The PS4, Xbox and GameCube have lost their charm, however VR is making a huge splash. With breathtaking execution, experience flying over the Pacific or immerse yourself in the universe of your favorite game. Powered by Oculus, the Samsung virtual reality headset and controller works with your smartphone and syncs through bluetooth. Member Wellbots has a vast selection of VR gear, drones, e-scooters and more. Member Benefit: Receive $30 off your order with the code FACC30 4. For your parents: A staycation or a weekend visit to New York during the magical holiday season. The Rockefeller skating rink, the soon-to-be illuminated Christmas tree, newly reopened FAO Schwarz, 5th avenue shopping, the Sofitel New York luxury hotel located at 45 West 44th Street is the perfect place to relax and take it all in. Member Benefit: 10% discount off rates, pending availability, season and blackout dates. See details. 5. For your colleagues: Invite everyone to a pre-holiday happy hour at Excuse My French, located at 96 Orchard Street in the Lower East Side. There's no better way to fete the accomplishments of this year, commiserate about the challenges and toast to 2019 than over a cocktail and some tapas. Order an "Aviateur" with citadelle gin, crème de violette, maraschino, and lemon before taking off for the much-deserved break. Santé ! Member Benefit: 15% off Sunday-Wednesday when you present your member benefits card 6. For foodies: Truffle, truffle and more truffle. D'artagnan's Black truffle flavored oil and a truffle butter sampler are sure to delight the chef or aspiring chef in your entourage. Add a dash to pasta, eggs, popcorn, roasted chicken and more to elevate an everyday meal or add a special touch to a holiday feast. Member Benefit: Free shipping on orders of $150 or more with the code FACCFS Are you an FACC member interested in joining our Member Benefits program and proposing a special offer to our community? Please contact Membership Associate Lindsey Prowse.