Where to Buy Gifts for Everyone on Your List
Hint: Shop local around Dallas
Still on the hunt for gifts for your loved ones? Our suggestion: Skip the mall and get all of your shopping done at boutiques around town. Here are seven local shops--and what to buy at each.
For Your Sister (and Yourself): Ashley Pittman Bracelet from Stanley Korshak
A three-strand bracelet stunner ($495) can complete any woman’s outfit. Handcrafted in Kenya by local artisans and sold locally at the well-appointed Stanley Korshak in Uptown, this one will make your heart sing.
For the Man in Your Life: Wool Cashmere Coat from J.Hilburn
No. More. Ties. Get your number one guy a classic coat from locally owned and operated J.Hilburn. Specifically, a mid-thigh style in heather gray ($555) that can handle the Dallas weather.
For Your Parents: Gratitude Jar from Wisteria
Clearly, they have everything they need by now. So give your parents something you know they'd be thankful for. The gratitude and dream jars ($49 each) from Wisteria add a unique touch to anydecorating style and will remind them what the holidays are all about.
For Your Teenage Nieces and Nephews: Jon Hart Luggage from KidBiz
Don’t be fooled by their shrugs and eye rolls, teens love this trendy, all-leather collection that can take them from high school to college and beyond.
KidBiz, 8408 Preston Center Plaza Dr.; 214-692-5437 or kidbizusa.com
For Your Young Nieces and Nephews: Pig Popper from Whole Earth Provision Co.
Want to give the kids hours of fun (and probably annoy your sister-in-law at the same time)? Give them a Pig Popper ($10), which shoots spongelike balls out ofan air-filled plastic pig (or an elf or snowman, if you want to go with a holiday theme).
For the Mom-to-Be: Paige Maternity Jeans at Pickles & Ice Cream
Because your pregnant friend wants to look good while with child. Paige premium denim (from $189) has a whole host of styles, and luckily Pickles & Ice Cream Maternity has a great selection. Maybe you can even pick up a pair for yourself--you know, for your holiday dinner pants.