Just a few gift ideas and stocking stuffers for the loved ones...
FOR THE LADY...
|Barnes & Noble - The Goldfinch by Donna Tartt|
This Pulitzer Prize winner was LONG, but one of my favorites. Intriguing plot, fascinating characters, beautiful writing, and intense-but-relevant themes.
Ashley Pittman Horn and Gemstone Bangles...
(definitely a splurge, but isn't all one-of-a-kind art?)
Ashley Pittman Horn Bangles, Rings, Pendants
|By FAR My Favorite Winter Boots Aquatalia by Marvin K. Open Leather Boot|
|Mango Faux Fur Coat|
(I am rather picky about animal prints...
they can be good-looking or really bad, but I love this one!)
|Talbots Cable Knit Hat|
Lately, this typically-for-your-grandmother source
has been putting out some really cute designs, like this fun pom pom hat
|Talbots Buffalo-Check Double-Breasted Coat|
The Buffalo Check is everywhere this fall...Love the cozy vibe!
|Talbots Bow-Topped Polka-Dot Jacquard Clutch|
|Talbots Faux Shearling-Trimmed Leather Bag|
|M Z Wallace Ruby Bedford Jane Tote|
(This is my favorite handbag line...
Lightweight, durable, comfortable to carry, and cute to boot)
|Etsy - Letterpress Stationery|
MacKenzie-Childs Courtly Check Serving Utensils (Horchow)
Adorable personalized jewelry
You can choose monogram, representative charms, birthstones, etc.
(Stella and Dot spin-off)
|Orla Kiely for Target|
(water bottles, yoga mats, luggage, etc.)
Photo from Hi and Hello Blog...
|C.O. Bigelow Lip Gloss|
My absolute FAV lip gloss!
|Williams Sonoma Pesto Dipping Oil|
Our go-to dinner in a pinch:
Spaghetti w a little WS pesto olive oil, garlic salt, lemon pepper,
and parmesan...optional red pepper flakes for heat
|Favorite calming nighttime tea...|
FOR THE KIDS....
|Personal Creations - Monogrammed Rag Doll|
Thirty-One Picnic Thermal Tote
(We received this as a gift a couple years ago,
and we have used it a THOUSAND times!)
|Pencil or (other) case from Michael's Craft Store|
(cute for adults or kids!)
(Need I say more?)
|This classic toy is a perennial BOY favorite in our house!|
|HESS Collectible Toy Trucks - They release a new model each year. |
My sister has given my boys these trucks every Christmas since their birth.
By FAR, these have been among their favorite toys, year after year.
|Pictionary Board Game (Target)|
Who doesn't love this classic game? Super fun for kids...
|Land of Nod Multiplication Table|
(for the nerds (or ombre-lovers) among us)
|Land of Nod - The Greater Pyramid Blocks|
(a bit pricey, but what kid wouldn't love to play with these!?)
|Land of Nod Chinese Checkers|
(my kiddos LOVE this old school game)
|Land of Nod - Don't Let Blocks Drop Game|
|Amazon - Mr. Willowby's Christmas Tree|
Thanks to my sister-in-law, Barbara,
this is one of our FAVORITE Christmas books
(story and illustrations are both adorable!)
What are your favorite gifts to give (or receive!?)