Holiday Gift Guide: Gifts $50 to $150
Find something for everyone on your list at the many independent merchants in the Heights. Most will gift wrap or ship your items, too. Here are some of our favorites:
Charms, in sterling silver with letters, symbols and gemstones ($30.00 to $100.00 each, Antrobus Designs).
LUG, easy-to-clean, lightweight bags—from small ones for jewelry to weekenders ($30.00 to $118.00, Simply Charming).
Baroni, delicate line of jewelry with subtly beautiful designs ($40.00–$106.00, Simply Charming).
All the Songs: The Stories Behind Every Beatles Release by Phillipe Margotin and Jean-Michel Guisdon: More than 300 songs illustrated by hundreds of photos ($50.00, Mac’s Backs).
Jumbo Tote by Scout ($52.00, Jubilee Gifts).
CR Gibson Advent Calendar: 25 pockets hold adorable fabric ornaments to be placed on the tree as you count down to Christmas ($52.00, Simply Charming).
Dog or Cat Grooming, ($60.00 and up, Animal Zen).
Lori Nix: The City. Stunning photos of Lori Nix's detailed city streetscapes ($60.00, Mac’s Backs).
Canvass Gallery Wraps ($65.00 and up, MotoPhoto Cedar Center).
Magic Lamp: Japanese style "Mawari-Doro" spinning lamp handcrafted of native cedar and washi paper in Vancouver, British Columbia ($78.00, Pinwheel Kids).
Blown Glass Carafe, handmade from recycled glass by artisans of Hebron Glass & Ceramic Factory ($79.00, Ten Thousand Villages).
Caramel Swirl Vases: hand-blown, featuring bronze iridescent glass in three sizes: 15", 19.75" and 22.75". Special order ($79.00, $99.00, $129.00, or set of all three for $295.00, DuoHome).
Alpaca Winter Accessories Set, includes the Marbled Garden Hat, Basketweave Neckwarmer, and Marbled Glittens. Hand knit in Bolivia of alpaca-blend fiber ($80.00 for the set, Revive).
Robert Coby Hand-Blown Glass vessels ($80.00 to $100.00, Heights Arts).
Shoe Box Scan Kit: archive 500 photos ($99.00, MotoPhoto Cedar Center).
Reverse-Painted Glass Box, inspired by a Mandala design ($99.00, Ten Thousand Villages).
Pamela Pastoric Jewelry ($100.00 to $150.00, Heights Arts).
Gretchen Scott Tunic ($108.00, Jubilee Gifts).
Earrings in Sterling Silver with Moonstone, Labradorite or Chalcedony ($110.00 each, Antrobus Designs).
Holiday Dress coat ($118.00, Blush Boutique).
Digital Photo Frame ($149.00, MotoPhoto Cedar Center).
Susan Skove Paintings on Silk, stretched ($150.00 to $175.00, Heights Arts).
Deanna Bremer Fisher
Deanna Bremer Fisher is executive director of FutureHeights and publisher of the Heights Observer.