It's that time of year again, where we put off the idea of buying gifts and then all of a sudden you realize...."oh no! Xmas is NEXT WEEK". That's where we come in. We've put a list together of 10 gift ideas for the man, woman, child, cook, interior designer, fashion queen in all of us. Check out our recommendations below and maybe it'll spark some ideas!!
1. ELOI: DEEP WEB SILK SCARF
A local artist, Paige Russell of Eloi creates magical designs via cardboard cutouts and then screenprints them onto silk scarves. The Deep Web scarf is so amazing that it could work solely as an artwork piece on the wall! It can also be the perfect way to add some spice to your winter wardrobe. $120
2. LHN JEWELRY: SEEING EYE BOTTLE OPENER
The all seeing eye trend continues with this solid nickel bottle opener which is hand engraved on both sides. Makes a great gift for a man who appreciates a beautiful piece of workmanship that's functional and fits on a keychain. $84
3. STUMPTOWN: HAIR BENDER COFFEE
Bring a little of Friends & Neighbors home with you and make your own delicious Stumptown coffee! The Hair Bender is our personal favorite and it's deliiiiiiiiiiicious. Definitely a crowd pleaser with this one. $15 for 12 oz bag
4. CODY HOYT: SMALL TETRAHEDRON PLANTER
New York artist Cody Hoyt has been gaining a lot of attention lately for his beautiful ceramics. He creates these unique pieces of art by combining different wet clays, cutting them up, and reassembling them. Add a succulent or cactus and you've got yourself a beautiful addition to any home. $90
5. OLO FRAGRANCE: LIGHTNING PAW
We can't keep this perfume in stock!! Each fragrance is mixed by hand by Heather Sielaff in Portland, Oregon and is coveted by many. Lightning Paw mixes the oils of bergamot, jasmine, patchoulli, and vanilla for a delicious scent that will be your new favorite. $45
6. VINTAGE: BRIGHT IKEBANA PRINT YUKATA
Give the gift of something one-of-a-kind with this gorgeous lightweight cotton vintage kimono. A Yukata is a traditional Japanese Kimono made in a lighter weight fabric, mostly used as a bathing robe. This is a truly special piece with colors you don't often see in kimonos. $105
7. NINA Z: NINA CLOG
Clogs might be the ultimate shoe. They're comfortable, made well, inexpensive and works with everything. The Nina style is a fan favorite and is trans-seasonal. Pair it with some heather grey socks and pants in the Fall or alone with a dress in the Summer. $190
8. SUKU HOME: DIP DYED BED SET
Why not treat your home the same way you treat your wardrobe?? Add some color to your bedroom with this incredibly soft and beautiful bed set by Suku. 100% rayon made from bamboo and dip dyed to ombre perfection. Imagine the dreams you will have sleeping in this magical cloud every day.
9. WINTER WATER FACTORY: MUSHROOM ROMPER
Get ready to be the cutest kid on your block!! Add a bit of fun to your child's wardrobe with this adorable long sleeve mushroom romper by Winter Water Factory. $42
10. OLIO E SASSO: LIP BALM
I'm a sucker for good packaging as well as coveted beauty picks and this product hits both those marks. Another Portland-based line, these versatile lip balms are meant to be used on your lips, face, body and hair. There are 3 different colors that work on a variety of skin tones as well as one clear moisturizer. I love love love this product. $28
All of these are available online as well as in the store. If you prefer to order online but live in Austin, just add the discount code 'AUSTIN' at checkout in order to avoid shipping charges and they will be available for pickup at the store.