The Oscar’s every year, is a much-awaited affair of the year. And this time, its extra special, with much hype and fanfare around the coveted goodie bag- “Everyone Wins” gift bag. The Academy Awards have always given away memorabilia and goodies that have been dreamt of by many. And this time’s goodie bags takes the cake, with some incredible gifts and perks.
The gift bag has been put together by Distinctive Assets, a Los Angeles-based marketing Firm, that has been curating these extravagant bags, for the past two decades. According to its founder, Lash Fary, “The gift bags have their own reputation within the entertainment industry. They are a hit not only with the nominees but with their representatives, agents, and managers.”
What’s Inside the Bag?
The Oscar gift bag 2022 has goods worth a whopping $140,000, having 52 items and experiences. Edible gifts in the box includes Ariti extra virgin olive oil infused with edible gold flakes, chocolate-dipped Posh Pretzels, a limited-edition set of Trust Me Vodka bottles, the world’s first-ever flavour-wrapped popcorn kernels from Opopop, and a tea gift set from The Chai Box.
And now for the extravagant part- Two luxurious holiday stays. The most expensive item is a $50,000 three-night stay at Turin Castle in Scotland. It is inspired by Denzel Washington’s “Best Actor” nomination for “The Tragedy of Macbeth.” Guests will have full access to the 17th century castle, complimentary with butler service and a bagpiper welcome on arrival. Along with this, the second stay will be a four-night trip to the Golden Door resort spa at San Diego, worth $15,600. This trip for two, has spa and nutrition programs along with gourmet meals and daily massages.
Along with all this, A Celebrity Arms Liposuction treatment at Art Lipo awaits its recipients, which will be worth $12,000. Also, home renovation projects worth $25,000 from Maison Construction and $10,000 worth of treatments and rejuvenation procedures like Botox, and chemical peels, from Dr Konstantin Vasyukevich have been included. A $ 1,200 life coaching session with wellness expert Kayote Joseph is also on the list.
But the best is yet to come!
A plot of land in Scotland! And along with this the exclusive title of a Lord or Lady. The land in Glencoe will be gifted, through Highland Titles, which allows recipients to “directly contribute to the establishment of nature reserves in the country”
28 recipients will avail these luxurious extravaganzas, that include, The five nominees for- Best Actress, Best Actor, Best Supporting Actress, Best Supporting Actor and Best Director each. Along with them, the three hosts- Wanda Sykes, Amy Schumer and Regina Hall, will receive these bags too.