The Anti-Grinch Gift Guide

December 16, 2016

The Anti-Grinch Gift Guide

The Tea for Two Package is great for everyone on your list, but you know what pairs perfectly with tea? A gift from one of our local faves! Check out these retailers below for something for everyone on your list. 

Standard Wax

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If you’ve seen our exclusive London Fog candle in our store, you already know (and definitely love) Standard Wax. This local candle company is focused on artistry and upcycling, giving their gorgeous ceramic candle holders a new life long after the candle has burned down. We know you’ll love all their scents, but if you’re looking for a recommendation from us, make sure you try the Brandied Plum Gift Set. Not only is the smell divine, but we think the handcrafted holiday mixer would pair well with our Manhattan Black for a TEAriffic winter cocktail.

Want to check out their products in person? Of course you do! Join us on Thursday, December 22 for a Holiday Open House. Shop the Standard Wax collection while sipping a hot tea & Bailey’s cocktail. Along with other local favorites Tremaine Ranch and Hoot + Holler, we will also be offering some smokin’ deals on all our tea and holiday items. Check out the event page and make sure you RSVP by December 19!

Verano Bathery

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Looking for a way to add some luxury to your bathing routine? Know someone who could use a fresh gift that will leave their skin hydrated and their outlook fresh? Verano Bathery is a husband and wife team that only develops products they’d want to use in their own home, so you know you can trust them! They have almost every kind of soap you can imagine – from the classic “Just Soap” to luxurious classics like Lavender and even holiday favorites like Ginderbread and Candy Cane! They even make Beard Balm and Beard Oil to treat even the grizzliest of gents on your list.

Flora Apothecary

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Flora Apothecary also specializes in the natural yet luxurious bathtime experience. This Arizona company seeks to rejuvenate your mind, body, and spirit while leaving your skin clean and fresh. Once you’ve taken care of the rest of your mental and physical health, don’t forget to indulge your lips with their dreamy lip balm and lip polish! Great as a gift or a splurge for yourself.

T. Madison

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Once you’ve made sure everyone on your list smells, looks, and feels great, check out T. Madison for some minimal and monochromatic merch for the most stylish ladies on your list. This trendy shop curates clothing and accessories from across the state and around the world ensuring only the most quality products grace its digital shelves. We basically want to live in their closet and buy one of everything, but if you have to choose we definitely suggest a sleek bomber jacket or these amazing mules. Heck, while you’re shopping for everyone else, may as well treat yourself, too!


moonage accessories rings

Our list wouldn’t be complete without including this totally unique local accessories brand. Moonage only sells handmade, quality jewelry for modern jewelry lovers and collectors. All their pieces feature precious metals and genuine stones and are simply breathtaking. If you know a guy or gal who loves rockin’ unique accessories, this is the shop for you! This season, we are especially eyeing their Desert Dweller Pendant (perfect for besties that have left the desert) and the super simple and supremely chic Worship Bar Pendant (probably for myself…I mean my super cute sister). They even have men’s products so you can spoil any brother, bachelor, or bae with a simple Rugged Band or unique Money Clip.

Remember to shop local and support small businesses this holiday season! Shout out your favorites in the comments below.

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