Our home is our sanctuary, especially this year. Gift your loved one something to make their home extra special, too.
Puzzles are the perfect gift, especially when it shows a rainbow of champagne. Made of high-quality art paper and thick stock, this puzzle from Share is so pretty, you’ll want to frame it.
$26, 1177 Wilmette Ave, Wilmette
RARE by Chalet Indoor Plant
Give the gift of the outdoors this season with one of Chalet’s RARE indoor plants. In this curated selection, the experts at Chalet Nursery have gathered some of the most unique and one-of-a-kind houseplants.
Chalet, 3132 Lake Ave., Wilmette
Cire Trudon Busts
Are these candles, or works of art? Featured in Jayson Home’s holiday capsule collection, Cire Trudon has been making expert candles since 1643, and was even France’s one and only candle-maker to the King.
$180 each, 1885 N Clybourn Ave., Chicago
The Great Brain Cell Sacrifice
Ritual Sacrifice Wine Club Membership
The Great Brain Cell Sacrifice is a partnership between Lieu Dit Winery and celebrated Santa Barbara winemaker, Justin Willett. For every bottle purchased, a book is donated by Books for Kids to a child in need. Drinking has never felt so generous.
6 bottles quarterly starting at $168
Bobcat 45 Down Trail Quilt
Stay toasty during evenings on the patio all winter long. A line of down trail quilts by Kammok, a certified B Corps company and member of 1% for the Planet, quadruple as sleeping bags, cozy blankets, hammock underquilts, and even ponchos—perfect for a mid-January dinner alfresco.
Harter Bread Box
Harper + Ash
Keep your sourdough and fresh loaves safe and dry in this charming bread box. Crafted from metal in a soothing gray hue, the box includes a handsome bamboo lid to keep the box’s contents covered and dry.
$55, 668 Central Ave, Highland Park
The Holiday Gal Pop-Up
Peace on Earth Wreath
A great year-round accent, this handmade felt wreath is double sided for hanging in a window, and made from 100% sustainable wool. Even better, all proceeds from sales will benefit two local heroes: The Dravet Syndrome Foundation in honor of Anna Odlaug, and The Hopewell Fund in honor of Brian Wallach. Pick it up at the special Holiday Gap Pop-Up in Wilmette, or order online.
$135, 913 ½ Greenbay Road, Winnetka
Art makes the perfect gift! Stop in and see our curated selection of paintings and photography perfect for this year’s holiday season.
847.835.8500, @anneloucksgallery, Anne Loucks Gallery, 309 Park Ave, Glencoe
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