Since 2002, Lash Fary, Founder of Distinctive Assets, has provided a yearly Nominee Gift Bags delivered to Oscar® nominees in the Best Actor, Best Actress, Best Supporting Actor, Best Supporting Actress and Best Director categories.  

The legendary “Everyone Wins” Nominee Gift Bags, have created quite a buzz, evolving to suit the unique circumstances that shaped this year’s awards ceremony. The nominees celebrated during Hollywood’s biggest night – A-listers like Daniel Kaluuya, Olivia Colman, Amanda Seyfried, Sacha Baron Cohen, Riz Ahmed, Viola Davis, Andra Day and Carey Mulligan – were treated to these congratulatory gifts with purpose.  

“While the end result may look at first glance like the same cornucopia of fabulous gifts we always assemble, this year’s contents are particularly special,” says Fary. “The companies we are featuring embrace diversity, inclusion, health and philanthropy and are giving back to their communities and the world at large in significant ways.”

“While this gift bag does, as always, have an impressive six-figure value, that is neither our focus nor goal.  A great gift has nothing to do with a price tag,” continues Fary. “This year’s Everyone Wins gift bag is one of my favorites we have ever assembled because it represents a lot more than just a bag full of free stuff.  I am truly excited for the nominees to experience it.” 

See below for a full list and description of each item included in this year’s “Everyone Wins” Nominee Gift Bags that were given to Oscar® nominees:



The Postmates Don’t Cookbook is a limited-edition 206 page hardcover “cookbook” that is full of “recipes” for the comfort foods we all crave.   The high-design coffee table book is a compilation of irreverent step-by-step guides to getting squid ink pasta, avocado toast, chicken & waffles, pizza and nachos into your stomach with no cooking required (just scan the QR code to find the items from local restaurants available for delivery from Postmates), perfectly complemented by colorful and whimsical images from such contributors as Nicholas Scarpinato, JonPaul Douglass and Jason Travis. There’s even activity pages integrated into the book that give readers some coloring, mazes and word searches to work on while Postmates delivers the food of their dreams to their door.  A portion of the proceeds of each sale is donated to a charity that benefits restaurant workers affected by the pandemic.

Postmates is a leader in delivering your favorite restaurants and a whole lot more on-demand. The platform gives customers access to the most selection of merchants in the US with more than 600,000 restaurants and retailers available for delivery and pickup. The market leader in Los Angeles, Postmates covers 80% of US households, across all 50 states. Customers can get free delivery on all merchants by joining Postmates Unlimited, the industry’s first subscription service.


Be present. Míage introduces a new category of transformative skincare combining waterless micro-molecule formulas, isotonic nutrient delivery and human stem cell science.  Gift set includes:  BLOOM La Milpa Lip Treatment, AWAKENED The Isotonic Eye Elixir, MANIFEST The Day Lotion, CLARITY The Purifying Wash and INVOKE The Night Cream.  Proudly Asian-owned with products formulated with inclusivity in mind…celebrating and serving people of all ages and backgrounds.


A selection of Bahlsen’s indulgent chocolate-covered biscuits and wafers, crafted in Germany and family-owned for over 130 years. This premium assortment contains a variety of 10 packs – every cookie is a winner!


This Bonfire X Defy:Disaster collaborative T-shirt and tote bag set gives back to Defy:Disaster and their umbrella of relief causes. The t-shirt design encourages its wearer to evaluate what they are fighting for with the phrase “I Defy”. The empty line can be filled in by the wearer or act as a conversation piece. The illustration on the tote bag represents the many projects Defy:Disaster fostered in recent years. This shirt is currently for sale by Defy:Disaster on, and 100% of the proceeds help Defy:Disaster continue its work.


The Hollowtips line of high-end vape cartridges feature a patent-pending air-bubble chamber, high potency THC water clear distillate and a 24K gold finish. The luxurious bullet tip cartridge is also inhale-activated so there’s no need to push any buttons in order to enjoy.


Kicksnation is your personal sneaker shopper. A quick quiz tells us what you want and a sneakerbox arrives at your door with three pairs we picked just for you. Try them on without having to leave the house and only pay for the ones you keep.  And through the Kicksnation x Soles4Souls giveback collaboration, nominees will also have the opportunity to mail in their pre-loved kicks so they get a new life and stay out of landfills.  Soles4Souls provides disaster relief, fights poverty and protects the planet by repurposing the shoes you don’t wear as often anymore; when you get fresh kicks, so does someone else!


A dog left in a hot car can die in a matter of minutes—PETA’s emergency hammer will help this year’s nominees do whatever it takes to save a dog’s life.



Package of 10 Personal Training Sessions with one of Los Angeles’ premier trainers, Alexis Seletzky.  With a diverse clientele and multiple services ranging from nutrition counseling to physical therapy, your physical fitness regimen will reflect both quality and discretion.


One Year VIP Access to AND/life, the fitness lifestyle app for both physical and mental wellness, and a copy of the full-color workbook edition of The Way In: 5 Winning Strategies To Lose Weight, Get Strong & Lift Your Life by Andrea Marcellus. Recent studies show that the unique “small ways every day” approach to shaping up and strengthening offered in Andrea Marcellus’ fitness lifestyle app AND/life, and her book The Way In, delivers both physically and mentally by generating energy, calm and confidence while on a doable road to overall health.


Dr. Thomas Su is a world-renowned cosmetic surgeon and owner of Art Lipo. Dr. Su specializes in liposuction and is the innovator of the Interactive Lipo Method and  Celebrity Arms™ Sculpting; unique, leading-edge forms of liposuction that  incorporate techniques from Dr. Su’s background as a figure artist and sculptor that are only offered at Art Lipo. Unlike other forms of liposuction, Dr. Su’s methods actually sculpt the body, rather than just removing fat, resulting in smooth shapes and perfectly defined contours. Dr. Su is also a foremost expert on lipedema and the application of liposuction in treating the condition, having helped over 500 women living with the disease.


AdVenture Media and Taillard Capital will be dropping an NFT (Non Fungible Token) into each nominee’s gift bag. Each NFT authenticates an exclusive digital artwork to be auctioned on the crypto-blockchain, which will also benefit a charity of the nominee’s choosing. Nominees must declare a charity before auction proceeds can be distributed. One of the artworks will be a very special NFT tribute piece to Chadwick Boseman. Proceeds from the Boseman tribute NFT will go to colon cancer foundations, helping raise awareness of the disease in underserved communities.


Award-winning, eco-friendly luxury British M Annatto Hair Oil is the best of K-Beauty Haircare. A celebrity-stylist cult favorite, it is made with Amazonian Annatto and organic Pumpkin and Argan Oils to nourish and strengthen hair for silky smooth, frizz-free, natural-looking and long-lasting shine. It is recyclable and made from sustainable resources with no animal testing and is gender neutral.


Win the battle for your health with C60 Purple Power, the ultimate antioxidant protection.  Carbon 60 (C60) is a selective antioxidant that supports immune function and works at the cellular level to lift the oxidative burden and eliminate free radicals from the cells, resulting in a decrease in inflammation in the body. By reducing inflammation, C60 may help reduce pain and other inflammatory conditions. C60 has also been found to increase stem cell production and may reduce the signs of aging. Additionally, C60 can help restore hormone levels.  It does this by increasing the production of pregnenolone, the precursor molecule to all hormones. There are many health benefits of Carbon 60, and that is because C60 fights oxidative damage at the cellular level, allowing the body to heal itself.  Most users report an increase in energy and mental clarity after 30 days of daily use.


Ciot is North America’s largest importer and supplier of natural stone slabs. We also specialize in engineered stone, ceramic and natural stone tiles, artistic mosaics, wood flooring and our custom Ciot Studio and Prêt-à-Porter creations. We are excited to announce the opening of Ciot New York’s Brooklyn location.  We are honored to gift a Ciot wireless charger and supply material (slabs, tiles and mosaics) for an upcoming kitchen or bath remodel for the nominees with New York residences.


Comvita’s Certified UMF 10+ super premium Manuka Honey, nature’s most powerful honey, is sustainably sourced from remote forests in New Zealand and is unpasteurized, non-GMO Project verified, halal, Kosher, and certified gluten-free. Every batch of Comvita Manuka Honey is independently tested and certified by the UMF Honey Association, making it one of nature’s most powerful wellness wonders. Comvita is the pioneer and trusted Manuka Honey brand worldwide and has the highest quality Manuka on the market, with gold standard UMF™ certification.


Cozy Earth gives customers the best sleep and lounge of their life; making the world’s softest, highest quality bedding and loungewear, providing temperature-regulated sleep through sustainably sourced bamboo and silk. This year’s top nominees will receive our Long-Sleeve Stretch-Knit Bamboo Pajama Set (for the ladies) and the Ultra-Soft Bamboo Jogger Pant (for the gents).


The Luxe Gold Organic Tea Starter Kit from Cup of Té includes:  two 100g Organic Teas, a Gold Perfect Tea Steep Infuser, a Luxe Tea/Coffee Scoop and two Golden Tins.  Cup of Té was founded by Taylor Lindsay-Noel, an aspiring Olympic gymnast who suffered a devastating accident while in training that left her paralyzed and in a wheelchair.  Driven to overcome her challenges, she launched Cup of Té in 2018 and has already had her product line selected as one of Oprah’s Favorite Things.


D.O.S.E. by Daybreaker is a first-of-its-kind platform to practice joy — pushing the frontier of wellness with on-demand dance, movement and mindfulness classes taught by the top happiness experts in the world. Join the community with an unlimited annual membership and start biohacking your happiness with yoga, dance, meditation, synth baths, qigong, self-massage, EFT tapping and other potent East-meets-West fusions.


A pioneer in the CBD industry, Elixinol is focused on improving the quality of people’s lives through the power of cannabinoids. Elixinol’s Good Night CBD capsules combine a custom blend of full-spectrum CBD and a low-dose of melatonin, helping you to find that sweet spot of restfulness so you can get the deep sleep your body needs to rest, recover and reboot.


A Game of Cat & Mouth is a fiercely competitive, magnet-powered, highly addicting, Pinball’ish game that is all about fast-flinging balls and quick thinking with a touch of precision. 

Poetry for Neanderthals is a competitive word-guessing game where players can only give clues by speaking in single syllables or get hit with a 2-foot inflatable NO! stick.


FIRE/ICE High Performance Hemp Salve by Fifth Element (5E) is packed with 5000mg of full-spectrum hemp. Handmade in Boulder, CO, 5E products are specifically designed for post work-out recovery and those with an active lifestyle. 5E FIRE/ICE Salve promotes balance in your daily recovery and is the strongest and most effective full-spectrum salve available. 5E products are proudly endorsed by boxing legend Floyd Mayweather Sr. and other major sports athletes.


Golden Door, voted #1 Destination Spa in the World by Conde Nast Traveler, empowers each guest to achieve a healthy mind, body and spirit. Guests relax, restore and refresh on a journey focused on personalized fitness, spa and nutrition programs, designed to meet specific goals and needs of each guest.   Nominee package includes a four-night stay for two.


The Happiness Planner’s guided journals are designed to help you reflect on who you are, your childhood, become conscious of your beliefs and patterns, heal from past pain, and make plans to improve different aspects of your life so that you feel more at peace with yourself and more confident in your abilities to take on the world and handle anything life throws at you. 

The Happiness Planner® app is an inspirational planning & journaling platform designed to help you feel happier and more fulfilled by becoming more self-aware, embracing introspection as part of your routine and cultivating positive thinking, mindfulness, gratitude, and personal development.


Luxury American-made sweatshirts that celebrate iconic happy places around the world.


HFactor is the first functional water supercharged with the documented benefits of molecular hydrogen – which has been shown to increase athletic performance, reduce inflammation from exercise and deliver powerful antioxidants. It comes in a carry-anywhere (BPA free) low carbon footprint pouch that optimizes the integrity and pureness of its hydrogen content. HFactor engineered a proprietary reverse osmosis filtering system (patent secured) that ensures the purity and taste of the water, delivering PURE hydrogen and PURE water and is sourced and packaged in the USA.


Healing Moon Natural Crystal Bath Bomb from Hotsy Totsy Haus.  This luxurious vegan milk bath bomb will bring tranquility and soul healing. Exceptionally large and indulgent, it will treat your skin with the absolute care. It is made to make you feel light, enchanting, and ethereal while conjuring your inner and outer glow.  Weighing over a pound, it is crafted with natural Epsom salts, French clay, vegan coconut milk, and a skin-soothing, hydrating blend of coconut and grape seed oils. Topped with hand-pressed natural botanicals, and a moon charged clear quartz crystal. Scented in Healing Moon: a soft, comforting, and tranquil blend of mahogany, calendula, rose absolute, and teak wood. All Hotsy Totsy Haus bath bombs are handmade in small batches in the USA.


Isaac Rudansky, founder and CEO of New York digital consulting agency AdVenture Media has consulted with over five hundred brands, including Forbes, AMC Networks, Hearst, American Eagle, Hanes and Sennheiser. Isaac is gifting each nominee with fifteen hours of personalized digital consulting. Nominees with an entrepreneurial spirit – whether they want to launch their own lifestyle brand, an ecommerce store or their own line of bourbon – will find this digital brand consulting gift invaluable. Rudansky’s consulting will cover market research, branding, visual design, consumer psychology, economic modeling, budget allocation and growth timelines. Isaac will walk you through the A-Z process of launching your brand online, including web design, ecommerce platforms, effective digital advertising channels, social media marketing and more.


The ISA LAZO body scrub and body oil.  Blended with tea tree oil and cranberry seed, there is an air of strength and confidence with every application. With 100 active components and anti-microbial properties, this rejuvenating treatment defines miraculous development and improvement in skin texture, resilience and appearance. Our luxurious, distinctive body oil contains the soft, moisturizing properties of primrose, blended with the energizing essence of grapefruit seed oil, striking a perfect balance. With hydration at the core of this unique blend, our body oil is a rich formulation of active ingredients. Infusing skin with the qualities of Rose Damascena oil, it holds a silky texture you can truly indulge in.


Customized, high-potency Vitamin IV Infusions in the comfort of your home or office.  IV on Call Concierge nurses are discreet, professional, punctual and highly skilled.  We offer a variety of infusions including immunity, detox, beauty, hangover relief and more. We come to you!


Kanai’s Turmeric & Apricot Face Scrub is hand-crafted in the Himalayas by women farmers who are given fair trade wages and the opportunity to receive a sustained income.  Kanai’s focus is on keeping ancient Indian beauty secrets alive while supporting and empowering women farmers. The ingredients in this beautiful face and body scrub have been hand-picked, sun-dried and hand-pounded to retain its natural texture and fragrance.  This face scrub has been packaged in powder form as it was meant to be by our ancestors since it eliminates the need to add strong preservatives to the product.   We endeavor to bring clean, non-toxic and efficacious products to our customers around the world while ensuring that our farmers benefit from our growth as well.


Karma Nuts exclusive Sweet & Savory Collections of delicious air-roasted cashews in beautiful reusable tins available at Bloomingdale’s. Our Savory Collection includes our top-selling savory flavors: Sea Salt Wrapped®, Lime Twist Wrapped and spicy Peri Peri Roasted. Our Sweet Collection features our top sweet flavors: Cocoa Dusted Wrapped, Toasted Coconut Roasted and Cinnamon Wrapped. All Karma nuts cashews are Non-GMO, vegan and gluten-free and are available nationwide.


Lilac 11 is a beauty and wellness brand that exists to help you be your best self.  We give you the tools you need to build a healthy mind, body and spirit.  We are all about the personal growth that comes from moments spent being truly present.  We noticed these moments of presence allowed us to connect back to ourselves, and we found a harmony and fullness that showed up in other areas of our lives.  Lilac 11 gives you the tools to facilitate these moments, 30 seconds at a time. We are the beauty of well-being.


Handmade in Portugal, every pair of LOCI sneakers are made with premium repurposed plastic material that is sourced from the Mediterranean and Atlantic coasts of Africa. Per square foot the refined material is more expensive than leather. It’s a premium 100% Vegan offering. For every pair sold, 10% of the profits go towards protecting and conserving sea life by fighting back against the million pieces of plastic that end up in the ocean every day.


Walk brighter with luxury socks designed in London. Crafted with the finest materials for exceptional quality and timeless style.


Maison Construction, Inc is a premiere Los Angeles based construction and development company. Specializing in luxury custom home building and renovation, Maison Construction has completed hundreds of ground-up and remodeling projects across Los Angeles County since its establishment. They approach every project with a commitment to excellence, integrity and superior project management.   We are offering each nominee complimentary project management on their next remodel or ground up project.


Courtney Lawless is a venture capitalist, angel investor and Executive Producer/co-host of Amazon’s Wolf PAC. Courtney is offering a complimentary private session to learn the art of angel investing. This personalized approach will produce a guided, curated plan with access and introductions to some of the top startups in the market.


EEG-Powered Sleep Tracking & Meditation with Muse S: The Brain Sensing Headband.  Muse S is a comfy brain sensing headband that helps you refocus during the day and recover overnight. Advanced EEG technology detects your mind & body activity to give you real-time feedback through immersive sleep & meditation experiences. Learn how to quiet your busy mind and let the world melt away—day or night. Discover your best sleep with responsive sleep journeys, overnight sleep tracking and personalized insights.


99GUARD worked very closely with several hospital groups throughout California to supply them with certified ASTM Level 2 masks with 99% bacterial and particulate filtration efficiency during the most difficult times of the pandemic. With the #HowToSaveALife initiative, 99GUARD partners with Artists, Influencers and Positive Changemakers to help save lives by providing hospital quality medical-grade masks for the entire community.


Each of these luxury accessory sets includes a bespoke OMGigi handmade and shaman-blessed custom- designed jewelry piece and a beautiful, handcrafted Tourmaline crystal-infused trinket tray from Madame’s Apothecary for stunning display and storage.  As female entrepreneurs, these designers love luxury and jewelry that can be beautifully displayed even when it’s not on the wearer. Their products incorporate all-natural items & precious healing stones which they believe add to their transformative and vibrational properties.


Created by a diverse, all-women team of Disney alums and a Forbes-celebrated Culture Editor, Change-Maker Village is an anti-racist children’s book that equally targets grown-ups by providing action items that can create change, at any age. All profits go to the NAACP.


Oxygenetix is an award-winning breathable makeup foundation that has a celebrity cult following. They are teaming up with Nassif MD to offer this year’s nominees a Micro needling treatment, followed by Red Lite LED treatment with Hydrogel Gel Face Mask, as well as a year’s supply of Oxygenetix makeup.


The legendary Pater Noster Lighthouse is located on the tiny island Hamneskär on the Swedish west coast. Since opening in 2020, the weather-beaten 152-year-old lighthouse master’s residence has attracted massive global interest. The listed building has been carefully restored and decorated and turned into an experience-driven nine-room boutique hotel. We offer authenticity and privacy spiced with fantastic nature experiences and a thrilling history. Low-key luxury with a dash of roughness.  Nominees will receive an all-inclusive 3-night stay.


Ryst Mask is an innovative, functional wristband that turns into a protective face mask. Loop it around your wrist, handbag, backpack, and always have a mask handy! The only mask designed to protect the fabric when mask is not being used… just zip it up and go about your life.


SalTerrae is a line of sensation-evoking Intimate Oils for Pleasure, Play and Connection. It is the FIRST broad-spectrum hemp intimate oil that is made of food-grade ingredients, so they are meant to be kiss and lickable. Each SalTerrae Oil is completely plant-based, organic, vegan and infused with extra plant terpenes to arouse the senses and create a variety of sensations.  SalTerrae is a female-founded business that seeks to create healthy, versatile and sustainable products for everyone. With a unique mission of not only increasing intimacy between couples of all ages, SalTerrae places a strong focus on inclusion and connectedness, driven by pure love and respect for their diverse local and global communities.


An organic soy wax 30cl Relax candle made with pure essential oils.  The Soul Shropshire philosophy is that candles should not only look and smell fabulous but should support well-being and emotional wellness too.


TYQA is a sound acupuncture device that can be placed on various acupuncture points on your body corresponding to a specific health issue; the soundwave energy starts the body’s healing process. TYQA is optimized to work with specifically designed healing audio and video materials available through the Taiyi Institute’s Online Healing Platform. Simply choose from the online collection of healing materials, check where to place TYQA on your body, and play the audio through Bluetooth. Additionally, follow the complimentary materials including soundwaves for listening with headphones and movement and tranquility videos to get the most holistic healing method.


Tequila “Antigua Cruz” is a unique and special reserve of 100% pure agave Tequila. It is made in small batches and each bottle is numbered and signed by our Tequila Master Distiller. Tequila “Antigua Cruz” is an ultra-premium tequila that represents the perfect balance between tradition and modernity. Antigua Cruz Añejo Cristalino Tequila has been aged in American white oak bourbon barrels for 24 months before undergoing charcoal filtration. The result is a sweet citrus Tequila, striking a balance between rich notes of chocolate, vanilla, toasted almonds, black pepper and smoked agave. A Tequila to enjoy.


Hundreds of thousands of pet parents worldwide trust Tractive to keep their cats and dogs safe, fit and happy. Their GPS location & activity trackers are perfect for adventures of all categories, from epic California road trips to Central Park strolls. Based in Austria, they provide 100% peace of mind for loving pet parents everywhere. Never worry about losing your furry friend. Follow their every step with real-time location tracking – whether at home or on a movie set – with unlimited range. Set goals and keep your buddy fit with Activity Monitoring. Tractive GPS trackers are proof you really can have it all – all the peace of mind you need, that is – in one super-light, pet-friendly package.


Tribute makes it easy to create a collaborative video montage that you can give as a gift on any important occasion. It takes 60-seconds to start and no editing experience is required!


A limited-edition artist series collector box featuring artwork by Evgeniya Golik.  This stunning box features two bottles of Trust Me Vodka with 23 karat edible gold flakes added for the occasion.  There is one bottle of gluten-free Trust Me Vodka made from potatoes and the other is Trust Me Vodka’s organic wheat vodka.  Trust Me Vodka is a top-shelf vodka company which supports art, music and entertainment.  Trust Me Vodka believes in promoting and celebrating creativity by continuously showcasing various artists’ work on their bottles.  Art on the bottle – Art in the bottle – Art in your glass.


Luxury vintage sunglasses, gold plated titanium frames, gorgeous custom lenses, hand-crafted high quality.


Violet is a once daily pill to give you relief from monthly breast pain.  Fight monthly breast pain, tenderness and discomfort with Violet.  Violet is like a vitamin for your breasts: not only does it alleviate monthly PMS pain and discomfort, it contributes to the long-term health of your breasts, too.


Weed Straight Bourbon Whiskey, aged for two years, 91 proof.  Won 93 points in Tasting Panel Magazine.  From Waxahachie, Texas, our master distiller crafted this to be the bartender’s whiskey. It makes the perfect old fashioned or just drink it neat. You’ll find it in Gary Allan’s latest video of his hit song “Waste of a Whiskey Drink.”  What an excellent gift for the whiskey drinker who has everything.

* The “Everyone Wins” Nominee Gift Bags are NOT affiliated in any way with the OSCARS® or the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences. A.M.P.A.S. does not award, sponsor, endorse or provide these gift bags. Neither the Academy nor Distinctive Assets wants there to be any association between the “Everyone Wins” Gift Bags and the OSCARS® or the Academy. 


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