Do you hear what I hear? No, it’s not the sound of “The Little Drummer Boy” playing, but your heart racing as you try to figure out what to buy your friends and family for the holidays. As the nights get longer and the temperature gets cooler, we get closer and closer to White Elephant gift exchanges, Ugly Sweater parties, and family dinners. But with time running out, where can you find the perfect gift? Don’t worry because Santa Claus is Coming to Town, and he’s bringing along items from our holiday gift guide featuring everything you need to spread some holiday cheer!
This holiday, give the gift of luxury travel with a chartered yacht sailing you around the Croatian Islands. Goolets, the world’s leading concierge service for luxury yacht charter will help you select the perfect vessel before customizing your luxury yachting vacation. Croatian Charters start at €15,000(Euros). For more information, email the staff at email@example.com or call them at +386 1 620 88 91
Love the ‘Great Outdoors?’ Treat a loved one or yourself to a camper van rental from Travellers Autobarn. These affordable campervans are the perfect method for roadtrips and exploring some of the country’s national parks and beaches. The vans come equipped with everything you need to complete your journey, including a microwave, sink, stove, and fridge. Choose one of dozens of outlined itineraries, or create your own adventure. Contact Travellers Autobarn directly for pricing and availability.
The BioLite portable fire pit is ideal for your upcoming camping trip. Coated with a high-temp enamel for durability and easy cleaning, this fire pit is perfect for cooking your veggies, meats and marshmallows. $249.95
A comfy camping chair is essential for any outdoor trip. The Picnic Time Camp Chair from Oniva comes with three reclining positions, an extra-wide, padded polyester seat and armrests, and an insulated drink holder. It’s the perfect gift for anyone who likes to camp, picnic, tailgate or attend movies in the park. $69.95
When planning your next camping trip, make sure to add the Thermacell Patio Shield Mosquito Repeller to your list. This repellent is perfect for the outdoors as the compact fuel cartridge radiates heat without the use of a power outlet or batteries. $19.88
Give the gift of glowing skin with That Limitless Glow sheet mask from beauty icon, JLo. The mask is custom designed to hydrate, visibly tighten and lift. $48
Yeouth’s Retinol Serum made with retinol, hyaluronic acid, vitamin E and aloe vera will literally turn back the hands of time on your face. It promises to reduce fine lines, wrinkles and age spots, boost collagen and even skin tone. This anti-aging serum is so powerful, it may as well be known as the Fountain of Youth. $19.95
If you know someone who loves candles, you must introduce them to CLR Los Angeles. With candles for every person, mood, and color, CLR’s classic collection features six types of candles that reflect a spectrum of moods. “Made by women, LGBTQIA+ people, or people of CLR,” CLR candles look sleek and clean, and smell absolutely amazing. $48
Looking for the perfect gift for the yogi or beach bum in your life? Tesalate makes bold and vibrant Sand-free Beach Towels that can be used for workouts, yoga, picnics, hiking, camping and throw blankets for home décor. Their antibacterial, odor-free Workout Towel encourages people to stay fit anytime, anywhere. $35+
Heading to the mountains for a ski trip? This sipping set from Flask and Field’s Campfire features Bacanora, a dry, complex type of mezcal from Sonora, Mexico. The set comes with Santo Cuviso Blanco 750mL with Printed Tasting Notes, Glass Jar of Artisanal Sal Du Gusano, Set of 2 chic Enamelware Camp Sipping Cups, and Organic California Orange Crisps for garnish. $185
Calling all Californians. Veso offers delicious drinks for the modern day drinker. Choose from the Vanilla Nightfall (think Negroni or a Manhattan cocktail) or Strawberry Solstice (think of a less sweet and more natural Aperol with fresh fruit) for delivery in California. Bon Apéritif. $35+
Gracias Madre and Wotzworx Ceramics have come together to offer special copitas for your holiday gift shopping. Each gift set comes with two custom handmade copitas, and a bottle of Gracias Madre’s exclusive mezcal. Choose from three gift set options: The house Mal Bien ‘Ramos’ Espadin Mezcal ($100), La Luna “Chato Cherry Coke Pechuga” vegan mezcal ($175) and Real Minero Madre Cuishe/Barril Mezcal ($200). Available for purchase on-site at the West Hollywood location, call for pick up times. 8905 Melrose Ave, West Hollywood, CA 90069; 323.978.2170
For the holidays, treat someone to an elevated culinary experience at home. Butcher in a Box delivers the highest quality grass-fed beef from the Tasmanian grasslands including: Cape Grim Filet Mignon, Robbins Islands Waygu and more, plus a special limited edition holiday gift picked out by Chef Sam himself. Each package is delivered ready to cook, with preparation and freezing instructions included. $195 (one time purchase) or $225 (monthly subscription box).
Made for the foodie in your life, the Red Boat Holiday Gift Box includes: 250ml Fish Sauce 40°N ,Nước Chấm, Red Boat Bowl, Custom Red Boat pocket notebook, 7 Recipe Booklet, and a Vietnamese Kitchen Friends Tote Bag. Hungry? Available through the 28th. $47.99
Beloved Actor Danny Trejo is giving the gift of good food this holiday season. His famous taco joints Trejo’s Tacos are offering a tasty Gift Bundle, which includes a Signed Trejo’s Tacos Cookbook, Trejo’s Coffee Beans, and a reusable Trejo’s Tote Bag! $50
Emerald Forest is one of our favorite stores in L.A. More than your average gift shop, this unique boutique is filled with an eclectic mix of artisan crafts perfect for aiding in your holiday gift shopping. “From jewelry, accessories, bath and body, baby, mens, books, to home décor, we’ve thoughtfully selected unique and special gifts from around the world.” $30+; Tuesday – Saturday, 11:00 am – 5:30 pm; 12638 Ventura Blvd., Studio City, CA 91604; 818.509.8529
A Los Feliz favorite, Sumi’s has been selling unique jewelry, gifts and more for over 15 years. With handmade pieces (like these fabulous coasters) ranging in price and style, Sumi’s is a store that “everyone could shop at.” Available for in-store and online purchases. $28+; Monday – Saturday, 10:00 am – 8:00 pm and Sunday, 11:00 am – 6:00 pm; 1812 N. Vermont Ave., Los Angeles, CA 90027; 323.660.0869