The night may be over, the golden gramophones handed out, but the 2024 Grammy Awards aren’t done dazzling just yet. While some are still buzzing from the performances and celebrating wins (or commiserating losses), we have our eyes on the ultimate consolation prize: the infamous Grammy gift bag.
This year’s bag, valued at a jaw-dropping $36,000, boasts a treasure trove of luxurious items and experiences fit for music royalty. While us mere mortals may not be able to snag an actual award, let’s take a peek inside and see what makes this swag bag so legendary:
The priciest inclusion in the 2024 Grammy gift bag is a private performance from mentalist Carl Christman, valued at $25,000. Those who accept will receive a live show that “combines magic, mind reading, hypnosis and comedy for a mind-blowing experience.”
- A robotic pool cleaner from Aiper which allows owners to monitor and clean their pool remotely from their phones. The device is valued at $699.
- A $299 smart bird feeder from Bird Buddy which takes pictures of the birds who perch on it and sends them as digital post cards.
- Noise cancelling headphones from vacuum-maker Dyson. The $699 headphones come with an attachment that clicks onto the headphones “to supply purified air when you need it.”
- Pet food from Smack, a Canadian brand that makes kibble “from raw, dehydrated organic and non-GMO ingredients. The food, which comes in a canvas tote, is worth $282.
- A $299 sleep consultation with a “renowned sleep expert and neuroscientist” from Wesper. Recipients who use the voucher will get insights into their sleep patterns as well as “actionable advice for optimal health.”
- A luxury handmade Cate Brown toss pillow made from “vintage heritage fashion and exquisite deadstock textiles.” The pillow is valued at $495.
- Luxury vegan leather jackets and cruelty-free outerwear from Peta x Noize: Make a statement with style that aligns with your values (PETA’s Shop)
- Museum-quality heritage jewelry from Grossé: Adorn yourself with timeless pieces steeped in history
- Sugarfina candies and Inaru chocolates: Savor delectable treats fit for a star.
- Nap Bar Better Sleep Box: Recharge and revitalize with sleep essentials
- THOR Kitchen #cooklikeamusicgod welcome package: Channel your inner culinary rockstar with premium kitchenware
Beyond the Price Tag:
While the monetary value is impressive, the true significance lies in the curated experience. The gift bag reflects trends, supports sustainable practices, and caters to diverse interests. It’s a small token of appreciation for the artists who bring music to life, but it also sparks conversations about social responsibility, eco-consciousness, and self-care.
So, while the 2024 Grammy Awards celebrate musical excellence, the gift bag serves as a reminder that the night goes beyond the trophies. It’s a night of experiences, connections, and a touch of well-deserved indulgence for those who move us with their music.
Who do you think will rock the most show-stopping look from the gift bag?