Having a hard time shopping for your nearest and dearest? Here are some ideas!
We get it – there’s some people on your shopping list that are hard to buy for and the longer you wait, you risk having gifts arriving after Christmas morning. Therefore, we wanted to help you out by providing some fun options for each of the different people in your lives!
Let’s start with the Foodie in the Family!
Shun Premier Santoku Knife from Williams Sonoma – $199.95
This 7″ knife combines the benefits of a chef’s knife and cleaver in one tool. We love the gorgeous walnut handle and the hand-hammered blade made of VG Max Super Steel and 34 micro-thin layers of stainless steel. Buy it here.
SMEG Semi-Automatic Espresso Machine from Williams Sonoma – $899.95
We have been loving the SMEG brand and its midcentury vibe – this Espresso Machine is perfect for that individual who loves coffee AND design. Did we mention it comes in multiple colors?! Grind your own beans and use the instant steam wand to create that perfect cappuccino. Buy it here.
Gold Rim Coupe Glasses from Sur La Table – $49.95 for a Set of 4
Holidays are all about being festive but it doesn’t hurt to add a little gold bling to your life year-round! Cocktails and mocktails are enjoyed more in beautiful glassware. Check out this beautiful set of Coupe Glasses and uplevel that NYE Champagne Toast as we ring in 2024! Buy them here.
Next up…Gifts for the Jetsetter!
Check-In L Twist Suitcase from Rimowa – $2,075.00
Stylish luggage is always a thoughtful gift especially for the big traveler in your life. We love the quality that Rimowa is known for in this silver and brown color option making it easy to spot at the luggage carousel! Buy it here.
Personalized Small Travel Jewelry Case from Mark & Graham – $69.00
Adding a little personalized touch is extra thoughtful during the holidays. The compartments are great for keeping rings, earrings and necklaces easy to find and organized during trips away from home. Did we mention it comes in a plethora of colors?! Buy it here.
DIY Craft Cocktail Kit from W&P – $20.00
These make great stocking stuffers for the adults who rack up those airline miles! Pick a favorite cocktail and simply ask the flight attendant for the right choice of alcohol to make your own libation mid-flight. Buy it here.
Shopping for the fashionista in your life? Check these out:
Women’s Classic Mini Platform Felted Boot from UGG – $180.00
There’s nothing like feeling cozy during the winter months and these boots are perfect for keeping your feet fashionable and warm whether you’re lounging at home or going out with friends. We love the extra platform for that next-level chic. Buy them here.
Constellation Co-Axial Master Chronometer – 41MM – from Omega – $7,100.00
A beautiful statement watch is a gift that will last a lifetime and a perfect way to dress up any outfit for going to the office or going out. We love the blue alligator leather band on this one! Buy it here.
Rogue 39 X-Larger Purse from Coach – $1,095.00
The Power Suit needs a Power Purse to match and the Rogue 39 X-Larger is quite the statement. Hold everything from your laptop to gym shoes in this baby. With top-handles and a shoulder strap, this purse is super functional and did we mention we love the color?! Buy it here.
Up next, gifts for the Backyard enthusiast!
Bede Wellington Boots from Barbour – $130.00
With our landscape projects, it’s nothing like having a pair of these keeping your feet dry and clean from the outdoor elements. We highly recommend this pair for its quality and durability. Buy them here.
Fuse Tall Square Planter with Wood Stand from Crescent Garden – $625.00
The plant-lover in your life can never have too many planters, especially when they look this good! This planter is 16″ in size and perfect for a gorgeous shrub or mixed annuals. We love its simple design and the wood plant stand adds a nice natural touch. Buy it here.
Ranger Fire Pit + Stand 2.0 from Solo Stove – $264.99
Create an instant fire pit whether you’re in your backyard or out camping. You can enjoy all the fire with none of the smoke. We love its portability and lifetime warranty. Buy it here.
Need ideas for those who love games? See these ideas below:
Wooden Jigsaw Puzzle from Liberty Puzzles – $115.00
We love Liberty Puzzles as they are based in Boulder and create some amazing puzzles! Each piece is a unique “whimsy” wooden cutout making it a puzzling experience unlike any other. They have multiple options whether you are looking for animals, flowers, or Christmas scenes – or customize your own with an original image! Buy it here.
Sorrento Backgammon Set from Jonathan Adler – $425.00
Who said board games couldn’t be works of art? This chic backgammon set can easily be left as a statement piece on your coffee table. Portable and fun to play, this is definitely a wonderful gift for that game lover in your life! Buy it here.
Wooden Clue Board Game – Luxury Edition from Pottery Barn – $399.00
It may be time to uplevel those classic board games from their cardboard boxes. Check out this Wooden Clue set – a definite favorite of ours. A great way to introduce younger generations to Colonel Mustard and Mrs. Peacock for years to come. Buy it here.
Last but not least, gift ideas for those who love to stay-in:
Ambre (Amber) Large Candle from Diptyque Paris – $265.00
A warm, musky aroma of Amber from the renowned candle maker, Diptyque, is sure to please. Filling a home with beautiful scents can set the mood for a night in watching movies, cooking, or relaxing with a good book. A candle of this size is also a beautiful accent for a sideboard or coffee table. Buy it here.
Empire 6-in-1 Wood Record Player from Victrola – $199.99
We may be biased but listening to music on vinyl is a completely different experience than skipping tracks on your Spotify. A unique gift like this gorgeous record player is sure to surprise! Buy it here.
Ember Mug 2 – 10 oz – from Ember – $149.95
Keeping your tea or coffee hot from first to last sip sometimes felt impossible until we found the Ember Mug 2! What better way to enjoy Holiday movies this season with a steaming cup of hot chocolate that stays hot?! Buy it here.
We hope this list has helped you find that perfect gift for that last-minute shopping crunch! From all of us at Garland Design Group, we want to wish you Happy Holidays and a Wonderful New Year!