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With the Holidays quickly approaching I have pulled together a few things that will hopefully make your gifting a bit easier this year. There is a little for him, for her and for the home. You might even get a few ideas for your own holiday wish list.

Happy Holidays!



For the man who is never surprised. With this on his wall, he will be in good company, as these functional pieces of art also live at the Saatchi Gallery in London and The Cooper Hewitt National Design Museum in New York. Hard to say that about most gifts.
Best Made Ax: Starting at $140.00 

No matter if he is a frequent clean shaver or just trims around the edges, this after shave balm will keep his skin smooth and moisturized throughout these long winter months ahead.
Baxter Of California After Shave Balm: $18.00


This might be the single greatest investment I have made for trekking around the city. Whether you are just biking across town to work or headed to the farmers market for your weekly fruits and veggies this bag will get it done; and you’ll look great doing it.
Linus Market Bag: $155.00


These pages will inspire, after all isn’t that all a man of the world needs?
Man Of The World – 1 Year Subscription: $72.00


A fantastic unisex fragrance from ODIN New York.
11 Semma: $165.00



I have never been one for lounge wear, but I must say these new threads from SJ certainly helps facilitate a weekend of relaxation. A good book and coffee will be the only accessories you’ll need. 
Sleepy Jones for Him: $145.00 (Top) & $128.00 (Bottom)



Mango_-_Loose_largeSurf, no surf, this necklace provides a unique esthetic, meeting at the crossroads of function and style… as a guy, that’s all you really need.
Simple Ben Surf Key Necklace: $14.99


OCEANMASTER-600D_1024x1024This little guy is already on my wish list. Easy to pack, versatile and extremely well made – for those that like to be prepared, in or out of the water.
Best Made Oceanmaster Knife: $84.00


He’ll never have to buy razors again, they will just arrive at his door monthly and practically shave him themselves – all while helping great causes along the way.
Harry’s One-Two Set: $12.00
 (plus refills)



These bespoke wooden gems have been in production  since 1941 – enough said.
Wood Handled Screwdriver Set: $59.95

red-metal-tool-box-americanPerfect for holding those tools that seem to be scattered throughout the house. Maybe even include the screwdrivers above, who knows some of those projects just might get finished.
20″ Red Metal Tool Box: $31.95




Every man wants one, no matter what they say. But remember to pick up a good Bourbon to go along side. I prefer Jefferson’s Select in mine. 
Handmade Pewter Flask (4oz): $69.00


If you hate the ones he’s wearing… 
New Balance M990GB Sneakers: $180.00



bindi_blueFor a special women – only the best things get better with time. And this is certainly on the list. The cord and 18K Gold drop wear to perfection throughout the year. Truly something she won’t want to take off.
Bowen NYC Necklace: $225.00



Functional and warm, what every girl is looking… in a glitten anyway. 
Steven Alan Knit Glitten: $98.00


Steven Alan Ribbed Cashmere Beanie: $98.00


sleepy jones womens

If your little bird loves PJs as much as mine, you most certainly can’t go wrong with SJs. Pair them with breakfast in bed. 
Sleepy Jones Marina Pajama Shirt & Shorts: $145.00 (Top) $64.00 (Short) 


Fuck Yeah – Do I need to say anything further?
Terrapin Fuck Yeah Cards: $7.50 Each 

Great Jones Spa

A great gift whether you are joining her or giving her a night to recharge. This is a magical place that works wonders on the mind and soul. Send her with a bottle of Champagne if you think she needs a few extra bubbles.
A Day at the Great Jones Spa Water Lounge: $50.00 per person  


Located in SoHo NYC, Jill and team has been producing some of the most amazing wrist sculptures for years. So why not wearable art? 
Jill Platner Rawhide Wraparound Bracelet: $210.00


Because making her life easier when you’re traveling makes your life easier when you’re traveling. 
Rimowa Salsa Deluxe: $655.00


What all the cool kids are making in the Motor City and a might fine watch to boot.
Shinola / The Runwell Watch (41mm): $600.00

WOMEN'S Alexander Wang - T 12_G

I know it’s hard to buy clothes for women sometimes, but I have to say AW makes it oh-so-easy! 
Nearly anything from T by Alexander Wang: $62+



These babies are perfection, buy two
Voluspa Candles: $20+



Eddie Martinez Paintings book

Paintings by Eddie Martinez (Book): $39.95

julia chiang art book

Can’t swing dropping tons on original art that your lady will love, not a problem, the easiest way into collecting art, is to start with limited edition books by the artists. Case in point, Julia is  Trust me, she’ll love it. 
Julia Chiang Limited Edition (of 25) Art Book: $50.00


Great for when inspiration strikes. 
Krink K-71 Permanent Ink Markers: $7.50 Each


wes lang book

A must give gift for just about anyone that loves art. 
West Lang Monograph: $34.95


The dog lover in your life will never loose their leash again.
Found My Animal Leash: $54.00 


You’ve got it covered. 
Faribault Woolen Mill co. X Steven Alan Wool Striped Blanket: $250.00