Warm, earthy, light, and floral scents emanate from hints and blends of essential oils such as jasmine, amber, and sandalwood. Alora Ambiance are unique incense sticks in a decorative 16 oz. bottle of three distinct fragrances: uno, due, and tre. But these sticks won’t burn because you don’t light them. And the bouquets last four to six months. For more information, log on to www.aloraambiance.com. Price: $70.
It’s smart, it’s quick, and it’s multilingual. Capresso’s C3000 automatic coffee and espresso center grinds, tamps, brews your coffee, and automatically froths your milk in less than 50 seconds. The C3000 can produce up to 60 cups per day without guesswork, and it offers a two-line LED display dialog system in seven languages. If you’re a coffee lover or a lover of gadgets, this machine — which can be preset to mug sizes, temperature, and the time you have your first cup — will be a brand new experience for your coffee breaks. Price: $1,999.
Before you decide to rearrange the family photos on your mantelpiece, consider adding the Digi-Frame as a new and exciting element. This digital picture frame can hold up to 1,500 photos from a digital camera and can be viewed in a continuous slide show on 230,400 dot, active-matrix LCD screen. It detects photo positions of horizontal or vertical and rotates them automatically. You can also download and store images from your PC or MAC and program special effects. Price: $500.