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2022 Holiday Gift Guide

2022 Holiday Gift Guide : Room for Tuesday - roomfortuesday.comMy annual gift guide is here! This is something I look forward to compiling & curating each year, because I love gifting. Each holiday season, I share one giant annual gift guide you can refer to all season long. It’s filled with products of all types for everyone on your list. It includes items from small businesses, artists, makers, designers, and all your favorite retail stores… it also includes products that support good causes, budget-friendly items, and so many things Emmett & I own, use, and enjoy. I hope my gift guides continue to make your holiday shopping feel inspired, exciting, and easy. I truly hope it saves you time and helps build excitement for the season ahead! At the very least, it’s fun to brainstorm and add to our future wishlists.

I also want you to know, many of the links in this guide are affiliate links- meaning I make a tiny commission if you make a purchase. If you are going to buy something, I’d be so appreciative if you use the links found within my gift guide. That’s what keeps my blog running. As always, thank you so much for your continued support and friendship! On another note, if you’re not doing gifts this year or are trying to avoid spending- please don’t feel pressure. I have plenty of DIY gift ideas, and don’t forget how much fun vintage shopping or baking treats for loved ones can be. My point being- do what feels best for you this holiday season. Ready to see my finds and selections for 2022? Click through and enjoy!

To shop my gift guide, click directly on the items within each collage OR use the numbered links at the bottom (not all items are clickable). Keep on scrolling or click the table of contents to jump around- this is a BIG gift guide, packed full of ideas, and I’ve tried to make it as easy-to-navigate as possible. Enjoy, and have a happy holiday season!


Home Interiors & Design

2022 Holiday Gift Guide : Room for Tuesday -

  1. OUD NOIR 6-WICK CANDLE // This 6-wick soy candle is my favorite for fragrance and styling! We also have it in a giant size with 10-wicks. It’s the perfect holiday gift, and the beautiful hammered vessel can be reused once the candle has been burned. I love it styled on a table, console, or countertop!
  2. NERO SINK STYLING GIFT BOX // We have some amazing curated gift boxes in the shop that come wrapped with ribbon and are ready-to-gift. Our current best seller? This nero marble kitchen sink styling set! It comes with soap, a marble tray, and a dish brush.
  3. FLUTED TAPER PILLAR CANDLE // These oversized fluted taper pillar candles are my new favorite for statement styling. These are ideal for wall sconces, lanterns or hurricanes, open pedestals, a table setting, or even the fireplace.
  4. MODERN MATCH BOX // Beautiful match boxes make great stocking stuffers or small gifts! I always keep these on hand to use as a hostess gift.
  5. PURA DIFFUSER SET // We’ve been using Pura diffusers in our home for a few years now. This classic diffuser adds the perfect amount of fragrance to any space. It also makes a lovely gift!
  6. PETITE WHITE HYDRANGEA // This small, yet impactful handmade hydrangea is set in a square glass bud vase- perfect for styling on a bedside table, console, entry, or coffee table. It’s my go-to in our floral section!
  7. JOSEPH DIRAND INTERIOR BOOK // This is one of my favorite inspiring interior design books. It looks fantastic styled anywhere because the cover is white linen with contrasting black type- making it easy to blend with any aesthetic.
  8. CAMEL HOUNDSTOOTH THROW // Made of lambswool, the highest quality sheep’s wool, this gorgeous woven houndstooth patterned blanket looks beautiful styled in any room. I currently have one on my daybed in my home office.
  9. TUESDAY MADE GIFT CARD // If you’re not exactly sure what the interior lover in your life would like to have this holiday, a gift card is always a good idea! Let them choose what best fits their home & aesthetic.
  10. STAFFORDSHIRE DOG ORNAMENTS // These ornaments are a classic favorite! I snagged a pair for my tree before they sell out… which is very close to happening! These are also hand painted.
  11. SCALLOP EDGE MARBLE DISH // Our scallop edge marble dish is one of the most popular marble pieces in our shop. It’s a versatile piece that makes a thoughtful gift! Use it as a catchall, to hold a candle, or simply for styling.
  12. FOOTED MAGNIFYING GLASS // This footed magnifying glass designed by Thomas O’Brien is one of my favorite styling accessories. It looks gorgeous year round, but is especially fitting for the holidays.
  13. THYME TOPIARY // Enjoy the beauty of an herbal topiary without the maintenance. My new favorite topiary is perfect for the kitchen counter, a table, or even in a window sill for a textural touch.
  14. ENTERTAINING GIFT BOX // Our entertaining gift box makes a beautiful presentation and thoughtful gift for those who enjoy hosting and getting creative with tablescapes. It includes three essentials for an inspired dinner party: our best-selling column candles, matching block printed napkins, and Aerin Lauder’s coveted book, Entertaining Beautifully… packed with plenty of home & hosting inspiration.
  15. GLASS HURRICANE // Our timeless ribbed glass hurricane can be styled anywhere! Place a pillar candle in the center for a classic glow or use it as a vase for fresh blooms. This is the perfect (safe) way to display your favorite candle- especially if have children or pets. It also makes a beautiful centerpiece.
  16. CLAWFOOT PEDESTAL DISH // Clawfoot dishes are by far the most popular item in our shop. Style it with a candle this holiday for a pretty pair!
  17. VINTAGE RUG // Give a truly unique and one-of-a-kind item, by choosing the perfect vintage rug. Our vintage rug section is stocked and ready. I love a cozy wool rug underfoot- especially when it has so much personality and a nice patina.


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Stocking Stuffers (Under $10)
  1. FIRESIDE GLOW CANDLE // For $5, this cute candle would make a charming stocking stuffer or gift addition.
  2. MARSEILLE FRENCH BAR SOAP // This has been my go-to bar soap lately… it’s made in France, is silky, and smells amazing! It’s also beautiful.
  3. GOLD METAL DISH // This charming metal dish would be beautiful styled on a bedside table to corral jewelry, to prop a scented candle, or to elevate a pillar candle.
  4. MOONSTRUCK CHOCOLATE // A delicious chocolate bar is always a good gift idea! For the one who loves sweets, milk chocolate is always a safe bet.
  5. HARD COVER JOURNAL // I have journals and notepads all over the place- on my nightstand, in my home office, in my car, etc. I love giving them as gifts! It’s a thoughtful way to foster organization & creativity to our loved ones.
  6. CHECKED TEA TOWEL // A classic tea towel paired with your favorite recipe or cookbook always makes a thoughtful gift.
  7. MEASURING SPOON SET // These simple brass measuring spoons look great in any kitchen (I have them and love them)– and they’re dishwasher safe.
  8. LEATHER MONOGRAMMED KEYCHAIN // Looking for a sweet personalized item? I keep my keys on a minimalistic monogrammed keychain.
  9. ELECTRIC CANDLE LIGHTER // If you’ve never tried an electric lighter for your candles, they’re incredibly safe, convenient, and compact. Pair it with your favorite candle!
  10. LINEN BLEND NAPKIN SET // These linen blend napkins look really nice! I also love the presentation with the bow. If you’re shopping for someone who enjoys hosting or entertaining, these would make a thoughtful gift!
  11. PROVENCE PILLOW SPRAY SET // I spritz my pillow with lavender every night- this pillow spray set is beautiful and affordable.
  12. NATURAL CHAPSTICK // This is my new favorite natural chapstick… the pretty packaging is an added bonus!
  13. WINE AERATOR & STOPPER // I bought one of these and have since bought many more- they make for an easy pour, air tight sealed wine storage, and have a nice minimal look. Anyone who enjoys wine needs this handy gadget!
  14. COSMETIC TRAVEL BAG // I can never have too many cosmetic or travel bags to keep me organized. This neutral option is sure to make someone on your list happy.
  15. MARBLE PEDESTAL DISH // This marble pedestal dish would make a great candle pedestal, bedside catchall for jewelry, or a fun styling accent.
  16. FLUTED VASE // This heavy modern vase is perfect for someone who appreciates good design! Fill it with an arrangement and leave it as a gift.
  17. ESPRESSO SET // This espresso set is another amazing & affordable find… pair it with your favorite local coffee for an easy and quick gift.
  18. HAIR CLAWS //  I very rarely wear hair ties- my hair can most often be seen pulled into a clip or claw. These make excellent gifts for those who appreciate classic fuss-free fashion.
  19. CANDLE SNUFFER // Another beautiful option to pair alongside your favorite candle…
  20. HANDMADE WALL BASKET // This textural and handmade wall basket would look great styled in the kitchen.


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For the Foodies
  1. BRASS IRON FOOTED ENGLISH GRATER// I saw this giant English grater at a local shop and immediately fell in love with the aesthetic and functionality. I had to grab one for our kitchen.
  2. KITCHEN KNIFE SET // This is our knife set, as seen in our kitchen. They’re beautiful, functional, work really well, and are budget-friendly!
  3. KITCHEN UTENSIL SET // We also have this utensil set. They come in a variety of colors, they’re dishwasher safe, and you can’t beat the look or price.
  4. HALF BAKED HARVEST COOKBOOK // One of my new favorite cookbooks as of late- it’s gorgeous and the recipes have been incredible. You can find it in my shop!
  5. SOAP & LOTION COUNTER SET // This French lotion and soap set comes with a marble tray and looks beautiful styled at the kitchen sink.
  6. CLASSIC KITCHENAID MIXER // I would be lost without my stand mixer. I use this baby alllll the time… it’s an awesome gift! My mom actually gifted me my mixer years ago.
  7. UTENSIL CROCK // This handmade utensil crock looks lovely styled on the countertop, making cooking utensils easily accessible.
  8. FOOD52 BAKING COOKBOOK // For the foodie with the sweet tooth- this is my current favorite cookbook for baking!
  9. STONEWARE OIL BOTTLE // Our new handmade stoneware oil bottles are already a best-seller and make a fantastic gift… they’re available in two colors. I keep mine on my countertop filled with olive oil and use it almost daily.
  10. MARBLE SALT & PEPPER SET // These matching marble salt & pepper shaker are as elegant as it gets. This set would be a lovely gift for those who enjoy cooking & entertaining.
  11. ROUND WOOD SERVING BOARD // Looking for an impressive extra large serving board? This one is handmade of heavy wood and also looks great hanging in the kitchen!
  12. EUROPEAN CUTTING BOARDS // Cutting boards, bread boards, and charcuterie boards make a timeless gift for foodies. They’re super versatile, functional, and look great styled in the kitchen. This is a thoughtful gift that can inspire creativity in the kitchen and memories shared around the dining table.
  13. COOKBOOK EASEL // This beautiful notched easel makes the perfect cookbook stand! It’s also very functional. Pair it with your favorite cookbook for a fun gift for the foodie on your list.
  14. OLIVE OIL // This elevated pantry staple will be appreciated by those who enjoy cooking and fine cuisine.
  15. WOOD PEPPER MILL // This is another great deal, that looks just like the super high end, French version. For $17, I’d snag a couple of these before they’re gone.
  16. ESPRESSO MACHINE // We’ve had this espresso machine for a few years now and it’s my absolute favorite. Worth every penny! It was gifted to us by our parents and gets used every single day… talk about an amazing gift!
  17. TICKING STRIPE LINEN KITCHEN TOWEL // This timeless ticking stripe towel is the best way to dry your hands or dishes, while maintaining a classic look in the kitchen. It’s also machine washable and 100% linen.
  18. OLIVE SPOON // This slotted brass olive spoon is a lovely, affordable gift for those who appreciate good food & good design.
  19. MARBLE SALT PINCH // This staple kitchen accessory looks charming styled on the countertop near your cooking or prep area for added function.
  20. MEASURES KITCHEN TOWEL // This linen towel features beautiful typography with a useful table of cooking measures, abbreviations, and conversions.


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Emmett’s Favorites
  1. L.L. BEAN FLEECE // Emmett is always wearing this fleece and it makes me want to hug him… it’s super duper soft and cozy.
  2. TOM FORD FRAGRANCE // I bought this cologne for him years ago because I loved the way it smelled, and he has been wearing it ever since.
  3. LASER MEASURE // Emmett actually got us each one of these laser measuring devices. They’re super handy and I hate math, so I think it’s probably more beneficial for me than him. He uses it all the time though!
  4. YETI TRAVEL MUG // The travel cup that makes the morning commute to work everyday? He loves and recommends this one.
  5. BLUETOOTH AIR FLY WIRELESS TRANSMITTER // We discovered these and will never fly without them again. Use your headphones to watch movies or listen to music on your next flight without getting tangled in cords. This is a must-have for the traveler in your life!
  6. MONOGRAMMED WALLET // I got Emmett this wallet for Christmas a few years ago and it still looks amazing. He loves it! Classic gift for a classic guy… and it’s monogrammed.
  7. BENCHMADE KNIFE // Emmett has carried this pocket knife for YEARS… the best part? They offer lifetime sharpening for free. He has had his sharpened three times since purchasing it five years ago.
  8. CARHARTT BEANIE // This is Emmett’s beanie of choice during the cold, winter months.
  9. MASSAGE GUN // He recently ordered this massage gun for sore muscles and I’ll admit- I was skeptical… but it’s something he does every night and it would make a great gift. We got my father-in-law one for Christmas last year.
  10. DR SQUATCH SOAP // This is Emmett’s preferred soap these days. I forgot my body wash on one of our trips and ended up using his soap, which was actually very nice! I’ll admit, I sometimes steal this in our shower.
  11. CUSHIONED SOCKS // These are the only socks Emmett wears- he is very picky. These are made of wool and have a lifetime warranty.
  12. HEADLAMP // We both have had these for almost a decade and they still work wonderfully.
  13. NORTH FACE PUFFER BOOTIES // We both have a pair of these, and let me tell you… there is nothing better than sinking your feet into these plush booties after a day of skiing. They also make super warm house slippers or winter camp shoes.
  14. YETI TUNDRA // We own a lot of Yeti products because they’re amazing. This is the most convenient cooler.
  15. LEATHER SNEAKERS // He bought these last year to walk miles at High Point, and has been wearing them and bragging about how comfy they are since.
  16. SHAVING CREAM // I actually discovered this men’s shaving cream, bought it for myself (because the ratings were incredible), and Emmett starting use it. 10 years later, it’s still his favorite.
  17. MYSTERY RANCH DUFFEL BACKPACK // We both bought these before our trip to Asia (mine is tan, his is gray) and they work perfectly for backpacking, travel, and fit nicely into the overhead bin on flights. This pack fits a lot thanks to the smart storage!
  18. BLUETOOTH WORK HEADPHONES // These headphones are amazing- they’re ear protection and bluetooth music in one. Emmett wears these a lot during renovation projects.
  19. CHEF KNIFE // This is something Emmett recently purchased and has been loving. He uses it for chopping veggies, meat, whatever. He gave them as Christmas gifts to his best friends last year and everyone loves them.
  20. LEATHER CASE WITH MAGSAFE // He actually bought us both one of these leather phone cases… I like how minimal it is, and that it’s protected with MagSafe.
  21. WALLAROO PACKABLE SUN HAT // You can crush this hat in your luggage and it still bounces back to shape… Emmett takes this along on all of our beach and dive vacations for added sun protection.
  22. EXPANDABLE PACKING CUBES // Emmett swears by these expandable packing cubes. He claims you can fit so much more into your bag because they compress down. I’ll admit, I tried a few on our last international trip and really liked them.
  23. DOWN JACKET // The jacket Emmett is always in? This puffer. He wears it over his everyday clothing, and also uses it as a base jacket for super cold ski days.


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Office & Work from Home Gifts
  1. BLUELIGHT GLASSES // I always wear blue light glasses because I’m typically staring at a screen all day. These are my current glasses and would make a great gift.
  2. BRASS INDEX CLIPS // These are a great alternative to keeping files organized.
  3. AMULET STATIONERY SET // Shop small and enjoy some stunning stationery items from my friend Susan’s shop!
  4. MODERN CALCULATOR // Know any professionals who are constantly computing? This chic calculator would look lovely on their desk.
  5. LEATHER MONOGRAM DESK PAD // Is this not the most beautiful notepad you’ve seen? I’m tempted to grab one of these for myself this year.
  6. BRASS PENCIL CUP // What’s better than a functional and organized workspace? Fill this cup with your favorite pens and gift it to a teacher, perhaps?
  7. MONOGRAMMED WIRELESS CHARGER // This charger has sat at my desk for 4+ years and is one of my favorite gifts I’ve been given!
  8. ITALIAN LEATHER MONOGRAMMED MOUSE PAD // Another opportunity to personalize something for their desk…
  9. AMBER CANDLE // Our amber candle makes the perfect gift and is one of my favorite winter fragrances.
  10. LEATHER TOTE BAG // I love this deep olive green color- what a perfect work tote to fit everything from a laptop to files.
  11. WIRELESS CHARGING TASK LAMP // We have three of these at our Tuesday Made office and they’re the best. You simply rest your phone on the base for quick, easy, and wireless charging.
  12. LE PEN SET // The only pen or markers I use… le pen forever! These make an awesome gift. My mom actually sends me some every Christmas because she knows they’re my favorite.
  13. ACRYLIC STAINLESS SCISSORS // For the creative workspace…
  14. 2023 PLANNER // This is the planner I’ve been using for the past three years… I highly recommend! I’ve already got my 2023 version ready to go.
  15. BRASS RULER SET // Pretty desk accessories are always a good idea- especially when they’re functional. These heavy pieces are really beautiful.
  16. WIRELESS CHARGING STATION // A beautiful wireless charger that doubles as a catchall.
  17. RIBBED MARBLE DISH // One of my new favorites in our shop… use it near the sink to elevate your favorite hand soap, on a bedside table as a jewelry catchall, place it under a candle, or use it in the bath as a beautiful soap dish!
  18. RATTAN TASK LAMP // How beautiful is this woven task lamp? It would add the perfect texture & warmth to any desk.


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New Parents & Baby
  1. STARRY TABLE LAMP // I love this charming little table lamp that would be so perfect for a gender neutral nursery.
  2. SCALLOPED BIB // Ok, this is definitely the most adorable bib I’ve ever seen.
  3. HEADBAND // I just grabbed some of these for a friend’s cute baby- they’re very soft.
  4. HONEST PAMPERED & PREGNANT GIFT SET // For the expecting moms in your life… a gift that is sure to make them feel loved.
  5. TEETHER // This teething bracelet is functional, cute, and gender neutral.
  6. WOOL BODYSUIT // I thought this bodysuit was sweet neutral for any gender and would make an easy baby gift.
  7. KEEKAROO CHANGER // I bought one of these for my best friend two years ago when she was pregnant, and she said it was by far her favorite / most used gift. The 5-star reviews don’t lie!
  8. PADDED BABY BUNTING // What a cute little quilted winter outfit… I love the hood.
  9. SOFT LAMB TOY // This soft lamb snuggie is sure to be favorite, and would make an easy, inexpensive gift.
  10. HUMIDIFIER // Confession- Emmett & I actually have one of these for us. It’s so minimal- it was the best looking one on the market. It’s great for a nursery (or a primary bedroom).
  11. LETTERS TO BABY BOOK // This would be such a special and sentimental gift… it provides a beautiful place for parents to write their children a letter on their birthday, from ages 0-18.
  12. LEATHER PLAY MAT // I love the pattern on this vegan leather play mat. I would definitely buy that print on a pillow! Ha.
  13. WHITE NOISE MACHINE // I actually have this and take it along when traveling because I sleep with white noise… I learned about it from one of my mom friends!
  14. BABY BRUSH SET // This is a darling little set.
  15. WEIGHTED SLEEP SWADDLE // I’ve heard great things about weighted sleep swaddles from friends.
  16. RUFFLE SOCKS // Ok- these ruffled socks are just the cutest.
  17. BOOSTER SEAT // This booster seat has incredible reviews and comes highly recommended.


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Under $25
  1. CINNAMON ROLL MIX // I’m a big fan of gourmet mixes. These would be fun to make the morning of Christmas Eve or Christmas!
  2. BRASS USB CANDLE LIGHTER // This vintage looking lighter is actually a USB candle lighter. Pair it with your favorite candle for a unique gift.
  3. LEATHER TASSEL BOTTLE OPENER // This fun and unique leather tassel bottle opener is ideal for styling at any home bar or beverage cart. It also makes a lovely gift, and is perfect for hosting & entertaining!
  4. ELECTRIC WINE OPENER // Emmett & I won this gift last year at a friend’s Christmas party, white elephant gift exchange… now it’s all we use to open wine! We came out winning.
  5. MEASURING SPOON SET // Pair these measuring spoons with your favorite kitchen towel or baking mix for an easy and special gift.
  6. GILDED EDGE PLATE // For $11, this plate would be the perfect gift topped with your favorite holiday treats. Take it to a party and leave it behind for the host!
  7. TRUFFLE GIFT BOX // Who doesn’t love truffles? I’ve tried this brand before and they are divine.
  8. TOTEM TAPER CANDLES // Tie a ribbon around a few interesting taper candles for a thoughtful gift for someone who appreciates good design. Aren’t these fun?
  9. OVEN MITT & POT HOLDER SET // I’m all about a matching pair and we go through pot holders quickly around here. I love opening a fresh set.
  10. FERN MATCH BOX // These oversized, European matches come in a botanical fern embossed box- worthy of keeping on your countertop, vanity, coffee table, or nightstand next to your favorite candle.
  11. DAY BY DAY DESKPAD // This may be the most beautiful desk planner I’ve seen.
  12. MATCH STRIKE // You know I have a thing for handmade match strikes. This one is very affordable and ships quick.
  13. WAFFLE WEAVE KNIT THROW // This waffle weave texture and color palette is lovely. For $18, it’s a good deal that looks far more expensive than it actually is.
  14. OLD FASHIONED GLASS // These heavy thick-walled old fashioned glasses are perfect for a cocktail, styling at the bar, or using for your everyday water glasses.
  15. OLIVE WOOD CHEESE KNIFE SET // This cheese knife set has a really beautiful shape. Pull together some charcuterie and take it along to your holiday parties.
  16. LINEN BLEND APRON // This neutral apron would make an awesome gift for those who love spending time in the kitchen cooking or baking.
  17. STONEWARE SOAP PUMP // A heavy stoneware soap pump… you could easily fill this with your favorite soap for a sweet gift.
  18. SEAGRASS TOTE BASKET // This basket is really large for the price! You could use it as storage- or fill it with your favorite things to compile a custom gift basket.
  19. CERAMIC CEDARWOOD CANDLE // Candles are always a safe bet. This is another “looks expensive, but doesn’t break the bank” option.
  20. FRENCH HAND CREAM // My new favorite hand cream in the Tuesday Made shop! I’ll be using this all winter long. It’s amazing!
  21. PORCELAIN CAKE CLOCHE // Place your favorite holiday treats beneath the cloche and give a delicious homemade gift this season.
  22. MARBLE BIJOU BOWL // This handmade marble bijou bowl is perfect for so many things… a round bar of soap for the bathroom, a salt pinch bowl for the kitchen counter, or styled as a bedside dish for delicate jewelry. I’ve gifted quite a few of these!


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For The Pet Parents
  1. WOVEN DOG BED // A good classic dog bed is tough to come by- we have this one. I love the way it looks and the dogs love cuddling on it.
  2. DOG BANDANA // This neutral dog bandana comes in a variety of colors and is very budget friendly.
  3. PET SHAMPOO // Ok- hear me out… we got a free sample of this pet shampoo and I was worried to use it (our dogs both have allergies), but they did amazing with it! I’d buy it again.
  4. FOLDABLE TRAVEL DOG BED // What a handy and good looking travel pet bed! Of course I love that it can be monogrammed with your dog’s name.
  5. DOG FOOD STORAGE CONTAINER // I love this high contrast pet food container. It would be perfect for a mudroom or laundry space.
  6. HEAVY DUTY LEASH // I love these heavy duty leashes. We have them here at home and in the shop.
  7. FURBO DOG CAMERA // We love our Furbo doggie cam. I wish we would’ve invested in one of these years ago. We’ve caught some hilarious moments on camera.
  8. KONG EXTREME // This is by far my best kept “dog sitting” secret. We fill these with peanut butter or pumpkin, freeze them, and let the dogs entertain themselves, while enjoying a special treat.
  9. PET FOOD SCOOP // Looking for a better looking dog food scoop? This wood one is an awesome find!
  10. LEATHER BUSINESS BAG // Why not make a poo holder pretty? Might as well! If I’m going to carry it around on my belt or in my purse, I’d rather it look decent.
  11. CHAMPAGNE DOG TOY // I think the booze dog toys are hilarious! The boys like squeaking these.
  12. PERSONALIZED TREAT JAR // Not only is this treat jar customized, with your pet’s name… but it keeps treats sealed and fresh! This would look great left out on the countertop.
  13. JIMINY’S TREATS // One of our friends told us about a small business who makes great treats for dogs with allergies (they’re made from crickets & grubs!). These are hands down, Cash & Crosby’s most coveted treats… and they have an entire line. We buy them all and they gobble them up.
  14. DOG TOY BASKET // We have this toy basket and use it to roundup and contain allllll of the dog toys. It’s cute in person and has handles! Now- if we could teach the dogs to drop their toys in, that would be great.
  15. BONE LEASH HOOK // We use this dog bone hook for hanging leashes.
  16. CUSTOM DOG BEDS // Annie Selke kindly sent us two of these a few years ago and we’ve been using and loving them ever since!
  17. SQUIRREL PUZZLE TOY // Laurie Anne got this exact toy for our dogs last year and it is by far Crosby’s favorite. He has it with him 24/7, he carries it around, and he truly cares about those baby squirrels. It’s adorable!
  18. DOG TRAVEL BAG // When we road trip or camp with our dogs, we take this track pack with us. It’s really convenient!
  19. FLEECE DOG JACKET // Cash gets really cold during the winter months and we’ve found he actually prefers to wear sweaters or puffers to keep cozy. This is a favorite!
  20. PET FEEDER STATION // Don’t have a designated pet area? This cabinet station makes it easy to conceal.
  21. STAINLESS STEEL PET BOWL // A cute personalized pet dish…


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Sarah’s Favorites
  1. SUBZERO WINTER BOOTS // I just bought these sub zero winter boots for a ski trip we have planned in Canada later this winter. They are very warm.
  2. LAUNDRY DETERGENT // My go-to laundry detergent. It’s expensive, but it lasts forever. You only need a little bit because it’s so concentrated.
  3. CULTI CAR SACHET // These sell like hotcakes in the shop- and for good reason! This Italian car freshener vent clip sachet is SO good- even Emmett requested one for his truck. These are also awesome stocking stuffers.
  4. HYACINTH ARRANGEMENT // The one floral arrangement I never tire of. I’ve styled it in every room in our home… it looks good anywhere!
  5. CHLOE SUNGLASSES // The one and only sunglasses I’ve been wearing for the past 3 years. I love them so much, I bought them in both colors (black and tortoise).
  6. DEEP SLEEP PILLOW SPRAY // I don’t know how this stuff works, but I swear it does. I’m finally sleeping better. This would be a good gift for the insomniac.
  7. RIBBED SWEATER PANTS // These are the most comfortable lounge pants I own… and they’re cute!
  8. WOVEN MINI LAMP // This little lamp has been making me so happy and it’s fun to style.
  9. CASHMERE MIST DEODORANT // My favorite deodorant that I stockpile… it smells wonderful and keeps me dry.
  10. PEPPERMINT BEADLETS // I don’t go anywhere without these. You can always find a container in my purse. They’re amazing for travel, too! Need to calm your stomach or freshen your breath? These are my go-to.
  11. 10-WICK CANDLE // My new favorite candle in the shop. It’s GIANT… 10-wicks and it smells incredible.
  12. STICK VACUUM // I prefer this less expensive (and more beautiful) stick vacuum over my Dyson. I’ve been using it for 3-4 months and I definitely would recommend it.
  13. BAL D’AFRIQUE PERFUME // This perfume has been a long time favorite. I’ve been switching between this one and the other one linked in this collage! It’s incredible.
  14. 14K EARRING STUDS // I’ve bought multiple earring stud sets from Mason Miru, and they’re really the only earrings I wear these days. They don’t irritate my ears, they’re beautiful, and I leave them in 24/7.
  15. BOXED LA MAISON DU CHOCOLAT // Having worked as a designer in the chocolate industry, I’m a bit of a chocolate snob. This is my most favorite box of chocolate! Expensive, but worth it.
  16. SKIN PERFECTOR // Have you heard about this stuff? I just discovered it and it really does work wonders. It looks natural, feels light, and adds a little life to your skin while smoothing pores.
  17. RANCHER HAT // My favorite hat for fall & winter.
  18. DAVINES OI SHAMPOO // I’ve been using Davines products for years and they’ve turned my hair around. I’ve been using this shampoo for 5+ years. It smells amazing and is a clean product.
  19. DAVINES OI CONDITIONER //  This is the matching conditioner that I also use. I highly recommend for all hair types!
  20. KNIT CREW NECK LOUNGE SHIRT // I sleep in this shirt (matching pants are linked below)… I love a good comfy set!
  21. BLACK BAG // This affordable bag looks very high end and has fooled a lot of people.
  22. DRAWSTRING JOGGER LOUNGE PANTS // The pants to my matching sleep set…
  23. CULTI DIFFUSER // I’m very into Italian fragrance brand, Culti, these days. This diffuser is my new go-to.
  24. UGG MULE SLIPPERS // I’ve lived in Ugg slippers for over a decade now… no regrets! These are fabulous.
  25. ORIBE DRY TEXTURIZING SPRAY // The one hair product I cannot live without.
  26. ARMANI MATTE LIPSTICK // The lipstick everyone asks about… it’s this one. It’s hydrating and feels like you’re just wearing chapstick.
  27. RUCHED NAVY THROW // I’ve been enjoying and reaching for this particular throw a lot lately. It’s lightweight, but still cozy.


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Tech & Smart Home
  1. AMAZON ECHO SHOW // We love our Echo Show. It sits on our kitchen countertop and we use it every single day. We gifted my parents one a few years ago, and we’ve loved video chatting with them long distance.
  2. PORTABLE CHARGER // I never travel without my portable charger! These are excellent gifts for those on the go. I keep one in my purse at all times.
  3. SMART THERMOSTAT // This thermostat comes highly rated, is very efficient, smart home certified, and looks pretty beautiful- love the brass!
  4. SILICONE PHONE CASE // My everyday phone case. It’s $13 and I’ve been using it for a couple years. I love the soft touch feel- and that it protects my device, as I’m constantly dropping my phone.
  5. RECORD PLAYER // I’ve always wanted a record player. Some of my friends have this Crosley bluetooth record player and highly recommend it.
  6. WIRELESS CHARGING TRAY // Charging multiple items at once or a larger tablet? This monogrammed charging tray is a great aesthetically pleasing gift for that!
  7. APPLE AIRTAG KEY RING // If you’re an air tag user, I highly recommend the leather key rings. We use these for our luggage when traveling, and other important items we need to keep track of.
  8. WIRELESS CHARGING BLOCK // I love having a wireless phone charger on my bedside table… this leather one looks great and blends in with my styling.
  9. SAMSUNG FRAME TV // I’ve already professed my love for the Frame TV a hundred times, but if you’re on the fence- this is the ultimate gift for design lovers who care about hiding the TV.
  10. ANTIQUE GOLD TV FRAME // I don’t love the look of the modern Frame TV bezels. We have this antique gold frame from Deco TV Frames and it much better fits our aesthetic.
  11. PORTABLE SPEAKER // This small speaker provides a big sound. It’s cute & compact- so it’s easy to take along on adventures and trips.
  12. BRASS EASEL SPEAKER // This speaker doubles as sculptural decor… it’s absolutely gorgeous and I’m digging the minimalistic aesthetic.
  13. LEATHER CHARGER ORGANIZER // These are perfect for organizing cords, keeping items in place during travel, and make a functional personalized gift.
  14. SMART DOORBELL // We visited my sister and her doorbell cam is superior to our own… it looks nice, has so many amazing features (like facial recognition), and is highly functional.
  15. AMAZON SMART PLUG // These smart plugs make an awesome gift- as well as stocking stuffers! We keep our lamps and Christmas tree on a schedule this time of year.
  16. BOSE NOISE CANCELLING HEADPHONES // I love my noise cancelling headphones! Emmett bought these for me last year.
  17. PURA HOME FRAGRANCE DIFFUSER // I bought a Pura for each floor in our home, and I’ve been loving them ever since. The new Studio McGee fragrances are amazing!


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Beauty & Pampering
  1. TORTOISE HAIR CLAWS // Friends… hair claw clips are back, and I’m happy about it. These are so handy and are much healthier for your hair, as opposed to ties and bands that can cause breakage.
  2. CHANEL EYE CREAM // This is what I wear on my eyes for a natural look… it also makes a great highlighter.
  3. JO MALONE CANDLE // My favorite fragrance from Jo Malone.
  4. EPILATOR HAIR REMOVER // I’m done with shaving and laser hair removal that didn’t work… I’ve been liking this epilator!
  5. WAFFLE BATH ROBE // The coziest waffle bath robe is always a good gift idea.
  6. LUMINOUS SILK FOUNDATION // The only foundation I’ll ever use. Going on 5 years with this silky stuff… I still love it.
  7. WET BRUSH // The wet brush is the only brush I use- this would also make a great stocking stuffer.
  8. COSMETIC ORGANIZER CASE // Looking for an easy way to organize cosmetics & toiletries while traveling, or while stashed in your vanity cabinet? I love this little affordable case!
  9. HAIR DRYER // I had the fancy and expensive Dyson hair dryer and I personally don’t think it’s worth the hype. I much prefer this one!
  10. TRANSFORMING SKIN PERFECTOR // This magic stuff is making an appearance in the gift guide twice because it’s that good.
  11. BOBBI BROWN BRUSH SET // I’ve had my Bobbi Brown cosmetic brushes for years. They hold up really well.
  12. CASHMERE MIST DEODORANT // This is my all-time favorite deodorant and one of the few that actually keeps me dry. The awesome scent is an added bonus.
  13. ORIBE BLOWOUT SET // Oribe is the best of the best when it comes to hair products. I usually use their Gold Lust or Hair Alchemy lines, but this blowout set was a happy recent discovery.
  14. HAIR TURBAN // My mom got me started on these. No joke- I’ve been using these since high school, and I even travel with one.
  15. BYREDO PERFUME // The perfume I’ve been wearing these past few years. The fragrance is my favorite and I love the bottle.
  16. MERIT CONCEALER // My new go-to concealer… it’s easy to use and blends really well. I dab it under my eyes to conceal dark circles.
  17. MERIT CREAM BLUSH // I’ve also been enjoying their blush. I’ll use this one my cheeks, eyes, as well as my lips for consistent color. It’s good stuff!
  18. HAIR TIES // I don’t wear hair ties that often, but when I need to- these are the ones I grab. They don’t damage your hair, hold fine or thick hair in place, and didn’t fall out when I was scuba diving and putting them to the test (like other brands).
  19. CURLING IRON SET // After 14 years, I finally upgraded my curling iron. I wish I would have done it a decade ago.
  20. SILK PILLOWCASE // Silk pillowcases are a must for me… my skin and hair do so much better against that material.
  21. SHERPA SLIDES // These slippers actually have arch & heel support, and I love the way they feel & look.
  22. CHILL PILL BATH BOMBS // I put these bath bombs on my wish list this year… Emmett buys me bath products every holiday (sweet and predictable, ha).
  23. HAIR RIBBON SCRUNCHIE SET // I love adding a ribbon or barrette to my hair for holiday parties and events for a little something extra.
  24. REFY SERUM ROLLER // I just started using this serum and so far I’m really liking it. The packaging is genius, as there is a face roller on the end.
  25. DIOR EYE SHADOW PALETTE // The only eye shadow palette I own. It works for every occasion… dressed up or down!


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Quick Gifts from Amazon
  1. SUNDAY SUPPERS COOKBOOK // Sunday Suppers is a classic cookbook filled with timeless and seasonal recipes. It’s a go-to in our house and is great for gifting.
  2. RUFFLED SERVING BOWL // I love the shape of this serving bowling.
  3. SOAP SET // Who doesn’t enjoy a quality soap set?
  4. PURPLE MARBLE DISH // This color of this marble is stunning. This could be paired with a soap or bath product for a thoughtful gift.
  5. MONOGRAMMED HAND TOWEL // I enjoy giving personalized gifts. Towels are always a safe and appreciated bet.
  6. CHOCOLATE TRUFFLE COLLECTION // This chocolate truffle box packaging is very impressive… of course the chocolates look delicious, as well.
  7. LAFCO CANDLE // One of my personal favorite fragrances from the Lafco line- amber black vanilla.
  8. WEEKLY PLANNER DESK PAD // I’m all about planners, sticky notes, and desk pads. This is a beautiful organizational tool.
  9. WINE GLASS SET // The shape of these wine glasses have been tempting me. Who wants my old ones, so I can swap them? Ha.
  10. CANDLE SNUFFER // Pair this candle snuffer with your favorite candle for an easy gift.
  11. NESTING MIXING & SERVING BOWL SET // These mixing bowls nest to save space, and also double as serving dishes.
  12. SHEARLING FUR SLIPPERS // Amazon’s version of the more expensive Ugg shearling slippers. These have equally great reviews!
  13. CASHMERE FEEL SCARF // I’m a scarf person during the cold months and this one looks super soft. It comes in multiple colors.
  14. PHOTO FRAME SET // Frame your favorite photo for a heartfelt gift this season.
  15. CARAWAY NONSTICK COOKWARE SET // I’m a BIG fan of Caraway nonstick cookware & bakeware. It’s eco, stores beautifully, and is just all around amazing.
  16. BOURBON VANILLA CANDLE // Voluspa candles are really great quality. These lidded tin candles are ideal for gift giving.
  17. WOOL THROW BLANKET // A luxe and affordable throw.
  18. PLEATED TAPER CANDLES // I love the wine hue of these handmade taper candles- perfect for holiday entertaining & tablescapes.
  19. MONOGRAMMED COSMETIC BAG // Another budget friendly and thoughtful personalized gift…
  20. MATCH CLOCHE // You know I’ve been eying these. I just love a candle / match moment.


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Gifts for Kids
  1. COLLAPSIBLE PLAY TENT // I see a lot of these, but this version has great reviews and is really cute (and collapsible).
  2. GASTON BOOK // Lots of kids in our life love the Gaston books! They’re adorable and fun to read.
  3. HELLO NATURE ACTIVITY CARDS // Another good book rec, with raving reviews… and it provides learning activities!
  4. LE CAFE PLAYHOUSE // How adorable is this cafe play house?! This is totally a cafe facade I can get behind.
  5. ART EASEL // This was the type of thing I always asked for each Christmas as a child. If you have the space and a creative kid, this is a wonderful gift idea.
  6. MOON LAMP // My nephews love this lamp and sleep with it on- it’s honestly really cool.
  7. KIDS SNOW BOOTS // I have very similar snow boots in the adult version and they’ve been fantastic. How cute are these for kids?
  8. KIDS WALKIE TALKIES // Walkie talkies are always a fun idea!
  9. BALANCE BIKE // This might be the sweetest balance bike I have seen. That basket!
  10. BLUETOOTH KARAOKE MIC // My niece is very into karaoke and this microphone… it actually has phenomenal reviews!
  11. ECO SIDEWALK CHALK // To save for the spring season…
  12. INDOOR BOWLING SET // This could definitely provide some indoor fun this winter!
  13. MINI GUITAR // Introducing music to children is so important- this mini guitar would prove to be fun and creative.
  14. GUMBALL MACHINE // Fill it with a little of their favorite candy or style it in their room for a fun vignette.
  15. ELECTRIC SCOOTER // My nephews are all about these electric scooters lately. They really zip!
  16. KIDS CAMERA // I love giving kids creative gifts and this camera seems incredible. It also takes video and comes with everything you need to get started.


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Gifts for Teens
  1. UNSOLICITED ADVICE PLANNER & JOURNAL // Give them a daily planner that doubles as a check-in journal with good snippets of advice.
  2. INSTAX FLIP PHOTO FRAME // They can fill this adorable flip frame with instant photos of their friends.
  3. INSTAX HYBRID INSTANT CAMERA // The coolest instant camera on the market for a creative teen!
  4. 18K GOLD HEART NECKLACE // Looking for a gift they’ll keep forever? This high quality 18k gold heart necklace is one that can grow with them.
  5. BLUETOOTH SPEAKER // Every teen wants a wireless speaker. This budget friendly option is great for their bedroom and easy to pack along.
  6. WEIGHTED BLANKET // I’m tempted to get this weighted blanket for myself. It has a nice aesthetic and is highly functional.
  7. RING LIGHT WITH TRIPOD // My niece asked for one of these for Christmas… she has been getting creative with video (she assumed I use one for work, which I do not… ha)!
  8. APPLE AIRPODS // AirPods are the gold standard when it comes to earbuds- these could be a big hit with a responsible teen (who won’t lose them)!
  9. 3-IN-1 CHARGING STATION // This charging station comes in multiple colors and charges 3 devices at once… an iPhone, AirPods, and an Apple Watch.
  10. NAIL LACQUER PALETTE // This punchy nail palette is an easy gift that would make a fun stocking stuffer.
  11. CHECKERED HAIR CLAWS // These checkered hair claws are very in… I kind of want a pair for myself. I love the high contrast pattern.
  12. STARBUCKS GIFT CARD // You can never go wrong with a Starbucks gift card. All of our local coffee shops are packed with teens… it’s a hangout, for sure.
  13. COLOR CHANGING CINEMA LIGHTBOX // This cinema box changes colors and is fun for bedroom decor, allowing your teen to personalize their message.
  14. CHUAO CHOCOLATE GIFT BOX // Chuao is high quality chocolate with really interesting flavors (think potato chips, pop rocks, sprinkles, etc)… I’ve tried them all. This gift set would be a hit for a teen with a sweet tooth!
  15. CONVERSE SNEAKERS // Converse sneaks are always in style. I have a pair, and my tween & teen nieces and nephews also sport these popular shoes.
  16. FAUX SHEEPSKIN LOUNGE CHAIR // Looking for a cozy bedroom lounge chair? This faux sheepskin one from UO looks pretty comfy and has teen written all over it.
  17. SHEARLING BELT BAG // Belt bags are the big thing. This affordable option comes in many colors with a variety of materials- I like the shearling look.
  18. 3-STEP SKINCARE ROUTINE // Get them started on skincare early before the breakouts begin… this Glossier easy 3-step system is perfect for a clean routine.
  19. HIDDEN POCKET SCRUNCHIES // These scrunchies are genius- they have hidden zippered pockets for things like keys & money.
  20. SPIKEBALL SET // Have you heard of spike ball? It’s such a fun game! This would be a definite hit for those who enjoy getting active with friends.


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Cozy Gifts for Homebodies
  1. MICROWAVE POPCORN MAKER // The only way we make fresh popcorn in our house these days. It’s so easy and delicious!
  2. JULIET STEMWARE // I love the shape of this glassware!
  3. NESPRESSO MACHINE // We have this espresso maker at our office, and love it it. It’s a great convenient option if you’re into coffee!
  4. THE PERFECT KITCHEN BOOK // My favorite inspiring home book that focuses on all things kitchen design.
  5. BRASS CHEESE KNIVES // Aren’t these cheese knives beautiful? Perfect for staying home to enjoy some charcuterie.
  6. BATH SOAK // These are my favorite bath salts… they smell amazing and the container is giant, so they last forever.
  7. CARAMEL SEA SALT TRUFFLES // These sea salt caramel chocolates are the best of the best (trust me). I order these for special occasions.
  8. GLASS JAR CANDLE // My favorite simple candle vessel in the shop right now. I love how elegant this looks and the fragrance is very light and beautiful.
  10. ALWAYS PAN // We have and use the Always Pan everyday. Highly recommend! This makes a fantastic gift.
  11. MODERN MUG SET // Enjoy your morning coffee in one of these modern mugs! They’re microwave and dishwasher safe, have a gorgeous modern form, and look just as beautiful styled on a kitchen shelf as they do sitting on your table filled with coffee each morning.
  12. INTELLIGENTSIA COFFEE // I was gifted these coffee beans and I immediately bought more once we had finished them. Give this to someone who appreciates good coffee!
  13. DISCO QUEEN PUZZLE // A fresh take on the classic rainy day activity, this 500-piece jigsaw is just as stunning to look at as it is satisfying to complete, printed with a prismatic still life shot of cocktails and shimmering glass.
  14. SHERPA THROW BLANKET // This sherpa throw looks ultra comfy! The price is nice and affordable.
  15. TURKISH COTTON SLIPPERS // I have these classic slippers and they’re simple, but perfect.
  16. LE LABO HAND SOAP // My all-time favorite hand soap. It’s only available this time of year. I stock up each holiday season!
  17. LAUNDRY BAG // I have a similar (older) version of this laundry bag from H&M and it’s my favorite hamper in the house. It looks great and is easy to carry & clean.
  18. MINI PROJECTOR // Have you been seeing these all over social media? I think I have Emmett convinced we should get this one.
  19. TOWEL BUNDLE SET // Are you choosing a gift for new homeowners? This bath towel bundle is the perfect starter set. We have these in our guest bath and everyone LOVES them!
  20. PIZZA PEEL SET // You know I take pizza Fridays very seriously. Start your own homemade pizza tradition with this set.


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Dirty Santa & White Elephant Gifts
  1. ROSEBUD MOTEL KEYCHAIN // Yes. Just yes. I love Schitt’s Creek. Our Tuesday Made office keys are on this keychain. Emmett’s request. Ha!
  2. PLAYING CARDS // I love a good game of cards. Euchre anyone?
  3. CHOCOLATE BAR PUZZLE // I love this puzzle from Susan’s shop!
  4. BLUETOOTH KARAOKE // Another vote for the cordless karaoke mic. We sang karaoke over the summer at a party with family and I don’t think I had laughed that hard all year.
  5. MINI PACMAN ARCADE GAME // Where are my pac-man fans at? Can you believe how tiny this nostalgic arcade game is? I’m kind of interested to try playing.
  6. SHOWER BEER HOLDER // I do appreciate a good shower beer. This is funny, but also functional (if you’re into that sort of thing).
  7. FORTUNE TELLING BIRTHDAY BOOK // A clever book that gives a personalized fortune for each day of the year.
  8. WATERPROOF NOTEPAD // I actually bought this last year from my gift guide and use it. I’ve said it before and I’ll say it again- I have my very best ideas in the shower and NEED a place to jot thoughts. This is life changing for me. Ha!
  9. WEBCAM COVERS // These could actually come in handy.
  10. TABLETOP AIR HOCKEY // If I’m going to play a tabletop game, it better be air hockey. Did you know I was an air hockey champ? File that under things you might not know about me.
  11. THE HUNGOVER COOKBOOK // This is hilarious, but I also feel like it could be oddly helpful for a tough hungover morning? I try not to get hungover much these days, but you never know. Crazy times.
  12. MINI TURNTABLE SPEAKER // A mini turntable speaker that is sure to intrigue.
  13. MINIATURE KARAOKE // Tiny karaoke for your phone? Sign me up! That sounds like a party.
  14. PINT SIZE ICE CREAM COOZIE // Why did I not know about pint size ice cream koozies? Based on the amount of ice cream I eat, I think I need one. I usually wrap a kitchen towel around my pint, and apparently I’ve been doing it wrong!
  15. NINE ARCHES CARD GAME // A daring game of adventures that are sure to break your routine. I’m interested to see what this is all about.


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Easy Appreciation Gifts
  1. AMBER CANDLE // A fan favorite candle from our shop… stargazing. It’s a fragrance I love year round.
  2. MATCH STRIKE // This classic, handmade match strike was carefully crafted by Washington artist, Mariella. It’s available in two neutral colors: black or white, and looks perfect styled anywhere
  3. FAUX FUR THROW // This faux fur throw looks very heavy and textural… it’s affordable and really beautiful for winter.
  4. HOME BAR GIFT BOX // One of our most popular gift boxes in the shop that comes tied with velvet ribbon and ready-to-gift.
  5. MARBLE MORTAR & PESTLE // This is a very budget friendly piece for being marble! Pair it with your favorite salsa or guac recipe.
  6. FRENCH SOAP SET // These round French-milled soap bars are long lasting and enriched with shea butter, making them a rich and creamy treat for the skin! Stay hydrated with this classic soap, created with centuries of expertise in Provence.
  7. CULTI CAR SACHET // My most coveted Italian car fresheners. These last forever and smell incredible… and they make perfect stocking stuffers.
  8. CHEMEX POUR OVER COFFEE MAKER // You can’t go wrong with pour over coffee. This would make a thoughtful gift for a coffee drinker.
  9. INDEX OF TEA TOWEL // Our tea towel takes on a literal meaning. I always thought this would be the perfect gift paired with your favorite tea! You could even wrap a tea tin with the towel.
  10. ITALIAN REGIONAL HONEY SET // These regional honey samplers are always a hit. I like to buy them for our kitchen as well!
  11. STANLEY TUMBLER // The tumblers with a cult-like following… I’ll admit, I have one and love it.
  12. YETI CUP // This is the easiest, crowd pleasing gift that everyone loves, and you know will get used. We’ve gifted a lot of these.
  13. EARL GREY TEA TIN // Here is some really nice tea to pair with that aforementioned tea towel. I like the green tin paired with the towel!
  14. RITUAL CHOCOLATE NIB BAR // One of my favorite chocolate bars from local chocolatier, Ritual… from Park City, UT.
  15. ELECTRIC WINE OPENER // The only wine opener we use. It’s so much easier and faster than digging out the corkscrew. Pair it with your favorite bottle of wine for an impressive gift.
  16. STUMPTOWN COFFEE // Coffee is another great gift, if you know the person enjoys a morning cup.
  17. TRUFFLE SALT // Truffle salt? Yes please! A simple and appreciated gift for the foodie…


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Adventure & Travel Gifts
  1. PACKING CUBE SET // These make packing so much easier. You can also fit more into your luggage when using these cubes. I have this exact set.
  2. LUGGAGE TAG & PASSPORT HOLDER // I love a good personalized luggage tag or passport holder. This was one of the best gifts I’ve received.
  3. LUGGAGE SET // This carry on luggage set looks promising and has excellent reviews. It rivals the more expensive brands and has a nice aesthetic.
  4. AIR FLY BLUETOOTH TRANSMITTER // We recently discovered these and will never fly without them again. Use your headphones to watch movies or listen to music on your next flight without getting tangled in cords. This is a must-have for the traveler in your life!
  5. BOSE NOISE CANCELLING HEADPHONES // The headphones I’ve been using and flying with for over 5 years now. They’re the best of the best.
  6. HANGING TOILETRY BAG // An organized toiletry bag that takes up little space, hangs, and folds? This has great reviews.
  7. COMFY TRAVEL SHOES // I bought these slip on tennis shoes for our 36+ hour flight time to Asia, and they were just as comfy as I hoped they be. I love traveling in these!
  8. NYLON ZIPPER BAGS // I always have a big travel tote with me, so having smaller bags that you can see into keeps me organized.
  9. CREASE RELEASE // The wrinkle spray I always take with me, because who wants to iron on vacation?
  10. PORTABLE POWER BANK // I always keep a wireless charger in my bag or in my car. They’re a must for traveling.
  11. REFILLABLE PERFUME TUBES // Gone are the days of buying mini perfumes or using bad samples. These travel tubes allow you to fill up directly from your large perfume bottle (without removing the cap).
  12. TRAVEL ADAPTERS // Travel adapters make a surprisingly useful and appreciated stocking stuffer for those traveling abroad!
  13. WHITE NOISE SOUND MACHINE // We never leave home without this… I think it’s the key to getting good sleep on vacation, when you’re away from your own bed.
  14. SNORKEL SET // Going someplace tropical? Don’t forget to pack your snorkel gear. There is nothing worse that borrowing used gear (especially now)… invest in your own or give this gift to the tropical adventurer in your life.
  15. EXPANDABLE TRAVEL BAG // I took this bag with me to Indonesia and it fit SO many things. It’s durable, heavy duty, and you can make it whatever size you’d like… simply by zipping and unzipping each section.
  16. TRAVEL LAUNDRY BAG // Yes… I’m this person. I don’t like my dirty clothes to touch my clean ones when traveling. I take this on every trip with me.
  17. TRAVEL JEWELRY ORGANIZER // If you’re taking jewelry along on vacation, an organizer is handy to have.


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Gifts for Couples & The Family
  1. KITCHENAID MIXER // I’ll forever be a fan of KitchenAid stand mixers. These feel like the ultimate gift. I received mine as a gift from my mom for college graduation.
  2. BEAST BLENDER // Is this not the most gorgeous blender you have ever seen? I definitely added this to my wishlist.
  3. WOODFORD RESERVE COCKTAIL SET // Our preferred bourbon. We’ve toured the Woodford distillery many times and everything they produce is top notch. I’ll probably buy these for Emmett!
  4. SLEEPING PILLOWS // If you have a down allergy, or are just looking for premium lofty sleeping pillows- look no further. These have incredible reviews!
  5. GROCERY TOTES // These totes can be used for so many things, but they’re especially handy for grocery shopping (and they fold).
  6. MONOGRAMMED CHARCUTERIE BOARD // Another easy gift that allows for personalization.
  7. GLASSWARE SET // I love the pressed glass look, and this set feels so classic.
  8. CLEAN CANDLE // Our clean candle is one of those fragrances you can enjoy year round. It’s a staple in our house.
  9. PICNIC BASKET // I wish we would’ve invested in a picnic basket years ago. We’ve had so much fun packing picnics for date night!
  10. CARAWAY NONSTICK BAKING SET // Again, Caraway can do no wrong. I’ve been loving my nonstick eco bakeware. Highly recommend!
  11. SLOW COOKER // We have the larger version of this slow cooker and we use it all the time. I love making delicious, easy dinners using this crock pot.
  12. KITCHEN SINK STYLING GIFT BOX // Four classic items for the kitchen sink. I use all of these on the daily…
  13. STICK VACUUM // My beloved stick vacuum. If anyone is into cleaning and wants a stick vac, do them a favor and buy this one (instead of the super expensive ones)! Trust me.
  14. FLEECE WOOL BLANKET // I’ve been eyeing this blanket for awhile now… it definitely has that Hermès look.
  15. MATCHING STANLEY TUMBLERS // These are one size down from the giant tumbler you see everywhere… I actually like the smaller one, and they’re more affordable.
  16. MEASURING CUPS // These beautiful stoneware measuring cups are the perfect staple for any kitchen or pantry. Pair it with your favorite recipe!
  17. TUESDAY MADE MARKET TOTE // Shameless plug for our Tuesday Made zippered totes. These make the best market bags!
  18. MONOGRAMMED DOORMAT // This minimal, modern doormat would be the perfect welcome to any couple’s home.


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Game Night
  1. PLAYING CARDS // Nothing beats a good game of cards. What is your favorite card game? Mine is euchre. Have you heard of it?!
  2. ANOTHER ROUND // I love trivia! Emmett and I used to play once a week at our favorite bar.
  3. SEQUENCE // I’m honestly not sure what this game is, but it is the highest rated game on the internet. Over 13k reviews on Amazon! I want to buy it and see what the fuss is about.
  4. CATCH PHRASE // We used to play this one often. It’s also easy to travel with.
  5. TICKET TO RIDE // This is my all-time favorite board game!! I’m telling you- if you only buy one game this season, make it this one.
  6. WHO IN THE ROOM // This party game also seems fun and has great reviews, once we’re allowed to gather again.
  7. NATIONAL PARKS TRIVIA // Again- the trivia nerd in me loves this… especially since I’m into the outdoors and have visited many National Parks.
  8. NEVER HAVE I EVER // Another classic party game.
  9. SHOW ME THE MONET // We played this one last Christmas with Laurie Anne and it was so much fun!
  10. CLUE // This is my favorite childhood game. I used to play a lot…. my parents had to buy new note papers for me (that’s how much we played). Haha!
  11. THE HYGGE CONVERSATION GAME // This is another new game that looks awesome.
  12. THE VOTING GAME // I bought this one last year and it ended up being really fun.
  13. HUES AND CUES // I want to play this so bad! I love color theory.
  14. 5 SECOND RULE // I added this one to my cart- it seems like it could be pretty funny with friends.
  15. MONOPOLY // I have such fond memories playing Monopoly with my family during the holidays!
  16. OFF TOPIC // This is a “new to me” game, but it seems really fun and fast paced.
  17. WAVELENGTH // This new telepathic party game promises fun and engaging conversational thinking. 


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Creative Gifts
  1. COLOUR PENCILS // I’m loving this beautifully organized tin of colored pencils.
  2. MICRON PENS // Every artist or creative knows these are THE pens. There is nothing better than a fresh set of microns.
  3. INSTANT CAMERA // I love and use my instant camera all the time. For awhile, we used it like a guest book for our house… friends & family would come visit, we’d snap their pic, and put it in an album.
  4. SELF-WATERING LAVENDER GROW KIT // Grow fresh lavender right on your countertop. This would be an excellent gift for friends and family who enjoy gardening.
  5. WIRELESS SMART PHONE PRINTER // Want to print photos straight from your phone? This printer produces tiny little photos.
  6. FLOWER POT BREAD MAKING KIT // Bread making anyone? This kit looks like a lot of fun.
  7. STRATHMORE SKETCH PAD // My favorite sketch pad.
  8. PHOTOSHOP CLASSROOM BOOK // I get a lot of questions about Photoshop. If you’re new to Adobe or PSD, check out this classroom book.
  9. NIKON SLR // I’ve been shooting with a Nikon SLR since I took my first photography class in art school. This would be a fantastic gift for the serious photographers.
  10. TAPER CANDLES // Aren’t these taper candles unique? I like the interesting shape and green color.
  11. BLIND CONTOUR ARTWORK // Looking to gift or install art in your home? This blind contour drawing is one of my favorites in our shop. It comes professionally framed.
  12. MOUNTAIN PASS COCKTAIL KIT // I’m intrigued by this cocktail in a jar!
  13. SHERWIN-WILLIAMS FAN DECK // For the design lovers in your life, gift them a paint swatch fan deck… having all of those colors at your fingertips is pretty incredible.
  14. PAINT BRUSH SET // There is nothing better than a fresh set of brushes to get creative with.
  15. MANFROTTO TRIPOD // This is my favorite tripod. It’s pricey, but the best. It’s stable, easy to use, and indestructible.


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Renovating & Home Improvement
  1. RETRACTABLE PEN HOLDER // Put either a pen, pencil, or marker in it. Clip it to your shirt. You will never have to search for your marking device ever again while working on projects!
  2. HEAVY DUTY EXTENSION CORD //If you’re going to have just one extension cord, make sure it is a heavy-rated one with a single plug-in. Power tools require more power and a standard home extension cord will not suffice. Get a 25 ft., 12-gauge, single-end cord and you’ll be set!
  3. FINISHING NAILER // Perfect for arts & crafts, or installing base, crown, and casing- an assortment of all gauges of air nailers is a must. Get a 16ga., 18ga., and a 23ga. nailer and you will be able to join small intricate wall mouldings or large bulky baseboard.
  4. BLUETOOTH EAR PROTECTION HEADPHONES // These are perfect for loud projects, snow blowing, lawn mowing, and other noisy home improvement tasks.
  5. IMPACT DRIVER // This is probably our most used tool. Emmett always has this in his hand.
  6. MITER SAW // Whether you’re building something small or installing millwork, this saw is a must. We’ve used it for every single renovation project we’ve tackled.
  7. AIR COMPRESSOR // We use this small air compressor for running nail guns, including the framing nailer. However, we also use it around the house- putting air in our vehicle tires, etc.
  8. OSCILLATING TOOL // This is another tool that sees a lot of use. It’s great for demo, cutting, and is very versatile!
  9. LASER MEASURE // Once you have one of these, you won’t want to use your old tape measure ever again. It’s so quick and easy.
  10. CORDLESS SCREW DRIVER // This is the perfect gift for any homeowner!
  11. GORILLA HOOKS // No more hammer, nails, or screws. Basically everything you see hanging on the walls in our home is hung with these nifty little guys. They used to be called “hercules hooks” but have since rebranded. I believe they also started as an “As Seen on TV” thing. Hah! Emmett and I both swear by these hooks. They hold a lot of weight, are easy to install, and you don’t have to worry about your art or mirrors crashing to the ground (or finding studs).
  12. MITER CLAMP SET // Miter clamps allow you to put glue on the two pieces clamp them together and then finish with a nail or two. Your miters will be next level, but more importantly they will stay together until the end of time.
  13. WET / DRY SHOP VAC // You know me… I clean. I clean a lot. I can’t stand living amongst the chaos of a construction zone (ugh drywall dust). I’m always following Emmett around with the shop vac.
  14. NAIL SET AND COUNTER PUNCH // This spring nail set easily and precisely sets your proud nail, damaging as little of the surrounding area as possible.
  15. DEWALT COMBO KIT // This tool set includes an impact driver, a drill, circular saw, and reciprocating saw. A drill allows you to attach different drill bits, a circular saw can rip plywood and other sheet goods, and the reciprocating saw is our demo tool of choice.
  16. STEP LADDER // I’m 5’6″… not the tallest. Our step stool is too short for me to reach the ceiling or trim. That’s a problem because I do all of the painting around here. Rather than lugging out the big, heavy ladder, this step ladder has an extra step that allows me to finally reach higher. It’s lightweight, foldable, and compact. I have yet to fall off of it (knocking on wood), so that’s a win! Would recommend.
  17. PLASTIC SAW HORSES // Use these for a temporary work bench, painting stands, and pretty much anything else to keep you from crawling around on the ground.
  18. LASER LEVEL // I hate math. I love the convenience of setting up a laser level and knowing exactly where to lay tile, hang art, install trim, etc. It doesn’t get easier. With a single click (and zero measuring) you have a perfectly accurate line to start your project with confidence.


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That concludes my annual holiday gift guide! If you enjoyed it- please feel free to share… I would appreciate it so much! I hope it’s helpful and gets your wheels turning. It will be available on the homepage of my blog throughout the duration of the holiday season for easy reference. You can find more of my holiday, design, decor, and gifting ideas (including sales & promo codes) on my LTK page, as well as my Amazon storefront. I also wanted to thank all of you who have supported my small business over the years- especially our Tuesday Made shop. It truly means the world to me! The shop has brought me so much happiness & joy- we’re hopeful for another wonderful holiday season ahead. I’ve got lots of exciting things to come, but it’s all thanks to you. Happy holidays, friends! Here’s to the start of a beautiful season. -Sarah

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  • Reply
    November 7, 2022 at 6:54 am

    Good morning Sarah! We’re you able to work on the guest bedroom this past weekend? It’s going to be so pretty.
    Thanks so much for these lists 😍It will take me all day to get through 😜 I’m in super Holiday spirit shopping mode. I started this past weekend on your Amazon storefront as I couldn’t access it from Canada.
    The electric rechargeable lighter is a must have, so cool 👍 I love the ribbed marble dish I ordered from your shop, it’s so beautiful ❤️ So many lists, my goodness it must have taken so much time. It will be super helpful for me Sarah, I do all shopping online in the past few years. It doesn’t make sense to be running around everywhere, so much energy and time wasted. It’s super easy to shop this way. Thanks again and have an amazing Monday!

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      November 7, 2022 at 12:12 pm

      Hi Colleen! I got zero accomplished on the guest bedroom. I always underestimate just how long gift guides take to finish. Each collage takes me just over an hour, and I completed 22 of them over the weekend. Whew! I was basically on my computer the entire weekend. Womp womp! Between that and packing orders for Tuesday Made, sadly the guest room took the back burner. I am excited to dive in this week though. I love that you’re in the shopping mode and are knocking things out early. It’s nice that you’re able to access Amazon while you’re in FL! I’m with you in regards to online shopping… sometimes it’s the easiest way to do it. No waiting in line, it saves time, and you’re able to ship items to recipients that don’t live nearby. For us, that’s a must since we don’t live near our family. I hope you have an amazing week! xo

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        November 9, 2022 at 1:38 pm

        Thank you for these Sarah- They lists are so comprehensive!! I know how much time must have gone into them. It makes checking things off my list so much easier. Thank you!

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          November 10, 2022 at 2:12 pm

          I’m so happy they’re helpful and you’re enjoying them, Emily! Each one takes me a little over an hour, but they’re so fun to curate… it’s one of my favorite holiday traditions. Happy holidays :)

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    November 7, 2022 at 7:28 am

    Good morning! Phew. As always, your comprehensive and thoughtful gift guides are a delight! I love the categories and never fail to find items I didn’t know I needed. Of course, what I added to my cart was dog treats. We’re constantly working with our sweet anxious Jason, so I like to find different varieties. I’m also very intrigued by that beast blender. I can’t bring myself to pay for a Vitamix, but a strong blender would be SO useful for vegan cooking. Speaking of food, I definitely thought the chocolate bar puzzle was a chocolate bar…cut into puzzle pieces! Ha. Now I need to see if that actually exists somewhere. And just as I was silently lamenting a lack of vegan chocolates, I saw the Ritual bar! I know I can bank on your chocolate recommendations! Such a wonderful and exhaustive selection of unique and sure-to-be-appreciated gifts. Thanks for all of your hard work on these! Cheers to a new week and the festive season! 💜

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      November 7, 2022 at 12:08 pm

      Thank you, Peggi! They are so much fun to curate. Cash & Cros LOVE those dog treats (and they come from a women-owned business). They’re one of the healthier training treats. Crosby has that same personality… sweet & anxious. He still hasn’t recovered from seeing those spooky Halloween decorations in our yard, poor guy. Those vegan Ritual chocolate bars are delicious! Let me know what you think if you give them a try this year. Cheers to a new week and the festive season ahead :) xo

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    November 7, 2022 at 7:48 am

    Your gift guides are always the most thorough and fun to peruse! I made it through all of them in one go this time, and I have so many great ideas for the tough people to shop for! Thank you for taking the time, effort and energy to put together such thoughtful guides. It’s definitely going to make shopping easier! I started the shopping this weekend and for some reason, the season feels more exciting this year than it has the past few. Now here’s to hoping I can make steady progress on the front room and have it somewhat presentable by Thanksgiving! How was your weekend? I hope you have a wonderful start to the week.

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    Danna F
    November 7, 2022 at 8:12 am

    So many good gift ideas! Sarah, you are the queen of thoughtful gifting! Several times I have gone back into your gift guides throughout the year to get an idea for my husband, friends, etc. I will have lots to explore tomorrow while in the airport and the many hours of driving over the next week. Thank you for all the work and making it easy for us to click, find and buy something.
    Hope your day is a good one! I look forward to catching up after our return in 2 weeks. We are excited to see our daughter in her element tomorrow at the Tryon International Equestrian Show. She is loving the experience! I may be just a little excited to see Graceland on our way home!!!! Have a great week friends!

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      November 7, 2022 at 12:05 pm

      Thank you, Danna! I love hearing that my guides have been helpful. Have a safe flight and enjoy your trip :) I’m envious you’re attending the equestrian show- so fun!! xo

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    November 13, 2022 at 7:06 pm

    You have the best gift guides! Thanks!

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      November 14, 2022 at 9:42 am

      Thank you so much, Vickie! I’m really glad you enjoy them :)

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