Hollywood's House of Cards: 5 Elegant Board Games to Gift This Season
It's not just the traditional deck that has the town's players wheeling and dealing. Retro board games are the holiday antidote to electronic-device overload.
Forget Candy Crush; indulge in five throwback board games that are perfect for the fashionably fun family during the holidays.
Christian Lacroix Jungle Leo Memory Game with 32 tiles; $36, at Neiman Marcus or neimanmarcus.com.
A STACKED DECK
L.L.Bean deluxe reversible Monopoly/Scrabble set; $149, llbean.com.
THROW THE DICE
Jonathan Adler lacquer backgammon set (available in orange, navy or purple); $395, at Jonathan Adler or jonathanadler.com.
GAME OF THRONES
Lanvin wooden chess set; $490, at Lanvin, Beverly Hills.
Holz Bibabutze XXL Wooden Connect Game; $275, neimanmarcus.com.
This story first appeared in the Jan. 8, 2016, issue of The Hollywood Reporter magazine.