Fill up their stockings this year with special ideas for gifts we know will be a hit.
A Southern hostess will proudly display these ombre soaps in her guest bath. (Warning: They're so pretty she just might cringe
if anyone uses them!)
Buy It: Claus Porto Orange Guest Pastille Soaps, $19; bluemercury.com
This little accessory will satisfy Southerners' penchant for unabashedly preppy goods.
Buy It: $25 each; smathersandbranson.com
A burlap bag brimming with delicious Georgia pecans oozes rustic Southern charm.
Buy It: In-Shell Pecans, $13.50; pearsonfarm.com
Improve your bad hair days with a colorful headband in a variety of patterns.
Buy It: $49 each; smathersandbranson.com
This sleek kitchen accessory will put the user's Saturday morning biscuit-making a cut above the rest.
Buy It: $16/set of 5; williams-sonoma.com
Carry your glasses in style with a fashionable needlepoint case.
Buy It: $25; bypaige.com
Gardenias not blooming outside? Not a problem. Add a dash of an iconic Southern fragrance inside.
Buy It: Gardenia Retro Tin Candle, $20; illumecandles.com
Chilled soapstone cubes help you chill your spirits without diluting them.
Buy It: $20/set of 9; uncommongoods.com
Keep your sunglasses safe and chic with this unique carry case!
Buy It: Chips 3x7 Sunglasses Case, $22 each; shopthomaspaul.com
A personalized deck of cards is sure to turn envious heads at the weekly bridge club meeting.
Buy It: $19.99; shutterfly.com
There isn't a gal on your list who won't use this shimmery compact to touch up her lipstick before she heads into church.
And the grocery store. And the gym. You get the picture.
Buy It: Snap Mirror, $20; stephaniejohnson.com
Keep your state close to your heart with these fashionable necklaces available in all 50 states.
Buy It: $48; krisnations.com
Each variety has an equally wonderful combination of natural ingredients and fragrances.
Buy It: $9 each; loveandtoast.com
Harvested from the California coast and dried naturally by the sun, these bath salts impart valuable essential minerals to
the bath to gently soften and cleanse skin. The handcrafted soaps combine moisturizing olive, palm, and coconut oils with
naturally occurring glycerin.
Buy It: $24 for bath salts, $9 for soap; mcevoyranch.com
Created from the highest quality organic ingredients using fair trade practices, Partners' pure teas combine teas, flowers,
and herbs hand-picked on small farms from Sri Lanka to South Africa.
Buy It: $10 each (12 sachets); partnerstea.com
Alabamian Pete Nice crafts these paddles in various wood grains.
Buy It: $25 each; 205/862-7383
Each of these perfumed fragrance oils by Royal Apothic is infused with natural plant extracts and can be worn individually
or blended to create your own signature scent.
Buy It: $16 each; anthropologie.com
"These stylish ladies' garden gloves are lightweight but strong and are the perfect accessory for the girly gardener." -Mary
Buy It: $12; burkedecor.com
Savannah’s Candy Kitchen makes sweets the way you remember them from your childhood: beautiful and delicious.
Buy It: $10.95/pound (about 16 sticks); savannahcandy.com
True Southerners know the difference between blah instant grits and the creamy stone-ground variety, like these from Charleston-based
Food for the Southern Soul.
Buy It: $5.59 (2-lb. cloth bag); foodforthesouthernsoul.com
Start with a granola base, and then choose fruits, nuts, or even gummy bears to create your own custom granola blend, which
ships straight to your door from Miami.
Buy It: from $4.99; mixmygranola.com
Bring the beauty of the sea to your home office.
Buy It: River Shell Magnifying Glass, $22 each; 516/897-8440
You’ll find more than 100 uses for this companion tool.
Buy It: Classic Swiss Army Knife in Plaid, $24; victorinox.com
The perfect gift for your beverage-loving sweetheart.
Buy It: Key Bottle Opener, $21; beehivekitchenware.com
Personalize cookbooks and custom recipe cards or labels for baked and canned goods.
Buy It: From the Kitchen Of Stamp Set, $19.50; yellowowlworkshop.com
The most civilized way to open snail mail.
Buy It: Brass Letter Opener, $16 each; highstreetmarket.com
Your bag will arrive in style at every airport carousel when you sport this whimsical luggage tag.
Buy It: Boot Luggage Tag, $24; lolobag.com
Hand carved from sustainable discarded tamarind branches.
Buy It: Twig Pencil Set, $10; acmepartybox.com
Elegantly simple toy animals that your kiddos will love.
Buy It: Dovetail Animals, $19; shophorne.com
Feel extra warm the next time you drink hot cocoa.
Buy It: Sweater Mug, $16; mollaspace.com/shop
These ornaments come complete with cap and loop to either hang on the tree or decorative branches, to loop through and use
as a place holder at your festive holiday party or to make a statement with a masterfully crafted dining table centerpiece.
Buy It: Single Teal Foil Chocolate Ornament, $16; yolkachocolates.com
Swirl this festive block into steaming milk or water and you’ll have a cup of hot chocolate worth lingering over.
Buy It: Peppermint Hot Chocolate Gift Set, $18; theticketkitchen.com
Designer flashlights in faux snakeskin, how chic!
Buy It: Snakeskin Flashlight, $25; 877/998-6924
Reclaimed apothecary matchstick bottle with strike on bottom.
Buy It: Match Strikers, from $15 each; atomicgardenoakland.com
An easy accompaniment to an everyday ensemble or holiday affair.
Buy It: Candy Bracelets, $15 each; simplysoles.com
It's your time to shine. Get a business card with style.
Buy It: Feather Calling Cards, $20 for set of 50; michellebrusegaard.etsy.com
Simple, yet substantial, these coasters will look great in any room in your house.
Buy It: Turkish Kilim Coasters, $20/set of four; Togar Rugs, 877/598-6427
Add a touch of elegance to any shower with soft, soapy suds.
Buy It: Perfumed Shower Gels, $22 each; lollialife.com
A time-honored accessory to men of all different cultures and social classes.
Buy It: Hair of the Dog Flask, $23; twooldhippies.com
This whimsical towel will be right at home in your kitchen.
Buy It: Flour Sack Towel, $24.95; cakevintage.com
The cutest serving piece to ever grace a table.
Buy It: Blue Egg Cups, $5 each; athomewithmarieke.com
Elegant stripes in trend-setting and classic colors.
Buy It: Spring Striped Candles, $24 per pair; fivestripes.com
Fabric-bound journals for all of your most important thoughts and daydreams.
Buy It: Mini-Block Print Journals, $13.50 each; miaandfinn.com