When celebrities agree to present an award at the Oscars they garner a little industry perk known as swag bags. These highly sought after gift bags come filled with some of the most luxurious and expensive specialty items on the market. Find out exactly what's inside these treasure troves.
Often swag bags feature such highly anticipated gadgets as the latest Motorola cell phone, Vonage service and Voom satellite television service, not to mention espresso makers.
Gift bags also contain such gourmet delicacies as Manni Oils' extra virgin olive oil, La Grande Dame Veuve Cliquot champagne, gift certificates for The Cheese Impresario and Moonstruck chocolate truffles priced at over $100.
By simply presenting at the Oscars celebrities can receive free stays at the finest hotels throughout California's wine country, Manhattan, Waikiki, Canada and New Zealand.
Specialty Gifts for Women
Let the pampering begin. Swag bags treat women to such goodies as Victoria's Secret lingerie, diamond encrusted tweezers and cashmere shawls.
Fine dining remains a must in Hollywood circles. Thankfully swag bags offer such things as a private dinner totaling $1,500 at Morton's, the famed steakhouse.