HOLIDAY GIFT-GIVING doesn’t have to be ho-hum. Break out of your mall malaise – think beyond sweaters and cologne, and consider your loved one’s lifestyle.
B is for Botanicals – Shells and Flowers on fabric, or scents for the home.
C is for Candles – So many chic designs, and such pretty packaging, a quick and easy gift.
D is for Damask – Pillows, pajamas, stationery; dresses up your life.
E is for Eclectic – Give a gift that adds to a collection.
F is for Frou Frou – A tassel trimmed purse or lampshade is girly fun.
G is for Gourmet – Food gifts are always welcome, especially if you make them yourself.
H is for Home – Welcoming someone who’d otherwise be alone is a special gift.
J is for Jewelry – Who can say no to something pretty?
K is for Kite – Family fun, unplugged!
L is for Lamp – A lamp makes a unique and much appreciated gift.
M is for Massage – Give the gift of relaxation.
N is for Nostalgia – Visit the antique mall for something from the Good Old Days.
O is for Orchestra – Tickets to a concert you can share together.
Q is for Quality – Buy one nice, well-made item instead of lots of cheap ones.
S is for Silk – Pajamas, curtains, a fabulous pillow, silk is a luxury treat.
T is for Travel – Make memories together.
U is for Umbrella – In the wildest print you can find.
V is for Vintage – Find an old mirror or table and refinish, paint or decorate it for a very personal gift.
W is for wellness – how about some exercise gear?
X is for Hugs and Kisses – in a beautifully handwritten card or poem.
Y is for yellow – a sunny color, anything yellow will brighten your home.