Gift Guide No. 02: For Her

Whether it’s a BFF, sister-in-law, mom, or wife, we all have that special girl (or a few!) in our lives. Here are some gifts that she’ll be thrilled to open this year. If you missed yesterday’s guide, be sure to check out our Thoughtful & Economical gifts and stay tuned for our guides For Him, Splurge, and Last Minute gifts. Happy Shopping!


No. 01: Pointed pen calligraphy starter kit curated with supplies that will work well for beginners. Includes 2.5 hour online video tutorial. (Available online at Laura Hooper Calligraphy, $140)

No. 02 & 07: Butterflies are friends who are there for you through thick and thin, which is why we love this brown and blue Butterfly Mini Pendant and cuff. (Available at Mystique Jewelers, Pendant $168, Cuff prices vary)

No. 03: These luxurious fur fingerless gloves will keep the digits warm all winter long. (Available at Kiskadee, selection varies, $85)

No. 04: Winter lips will be well taken care of with this set of peppermint lip scrub and lip balm. (Available at Kiskadee, $39.50)

No. 05: This luxe Oribe Cote D’Azur Restorative Body Cream smells so divine, you’ll have a hard time giving it away. (Available at Bellacara, $65)

No. 06: A bold and colorful statement, these earrings feature large slabs of semi-precious stones chosen for their completely unique layered qualities. A gorgeous gift for a special lady. (Available at Red Barn Mercantile, $140)

No. 08: Carner Barcelona perfumes smell incredible. This high-quality perfume hails from Spain and comes in multiple scents that represent the spirit of Barcelona. (Available at TSALT, $180)

No. 09: Give the gift of looking good and get a gift card to Bazzak Salon for her to spend on haircare products or a manicure/pedicure. (Available at Bazzak Salon)

No. 10: Who doesn’t love a personalized gift? A set of two or three Custom Haute Papier Notepads wrapped up with a couple of fun pens is the perfect gift! (Available at Penny Post, $14-$28)

No. 11: The Kaweco Sport Fountain Pen in Mint is a classically designed fountain pen to elevate your everyday writing. (Available at Penny Post, $27-$29)

No. 12: Five of Adrien’s favorite wellness hacks in one tiny, yet powerful, Alexandria Wellness goodie bag! The gift bag includes: Magnesium Epsom salts for the most relaxing bath ever, Adrien’s favorite lavender essential oil for the best sleep ever, tiny yet yummy orange flavored omega-3 packets to start your day off right, a mini band (the essential for any gym bag) to take your squats and push-ups to a new level, and caffeine-free teas by a locally owned tea store (because all Alexandria Wellness clients know to be mindful of caffeine!). One is a special blend to prevent colds and the other is quite possibly the best tea you’ll ever drink. (Available at Alexandria Wellness, $99)

No. 13 & 14: You can’t go wrong with anything designer…small leather goods (and diamonds, of course) are the way to a girl’s heart! Perfect for your SIL, niece, or friend, they will love a new coin purse or some fabulous designer jewelry(Available at Mint Condition, Louis Vuitton Damier Pochette Coin Case $149; Hermes d’H Cube Necklace $349)

No. 15: Who doesn’t love a beautiful keepsake jewelry box to keep the most treasured pieces? This lovely pink Tizo jewelry box made in Italy is perfect for any age. (Available at Boxwood, $195)

No. 16: Mind the Mat is all about women. Owned by women, run by women, basically, we work for women! Customize a gift certificate, for any amount. What can she use it for? Unlimited Pilates & Yoga classes (membership $99/month goes up in January), Prenatal Pilates or Yoga, Post-Pregnancy Mommy & Me classes, and more! (Available online at Mind the Mat)

No. 17: Give your loved ones the gift of warmth this season with our oversized TIBI scarves made of wool and cashmere. (Available in navy and gray at The Hive, $195)

No. 18: This Pine Cone Hill Robe is the softest fleece robe to keep you cozy all winter long. (Available at Red Barn Mercantile, $100)

No. 19: When in doubt, give her a gift with a touch of personality. Our stud anchor or heart earrings are a fun, elevated way to dress up her usual jeans and sweater look and the little hearts are a sweet reminder that you think the world of her. (Available at Alx&Co., Anchors, $210; Hearts, $250)

No. 20: The Duffle in Black Patent by Think Royln is the perfect bag for the workout obsessed in your life, better yet it doubles as a travel bag. (Available at The Hive, $120)

No. 21: These Rodin Olio Lusso Luxury Lip and Cheek Oils deliver hydrated, soft lips with the perfect hint of color. Available in five shades, you’ll want them all. (Available at Bellacara, $35)

No. 22: Made entirely from recycled materials in upstate New York, these in2green throw blankets are top notch with a range of amazing designs and colors. They’re so great the Salamander Hotel and Spa has one on every guest bed! (Available at Boxwood, $165 to $225) 


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