2020 Holiday Gift Guide: Gifts for Her

Treat that lucky lady in your life to something that will make her feel special. Here are a few items that will do just that.

Davenport Turtleneck
Loro Piana

Loro Piana

Made in Italy from the finest, buttery-soft cashmere, this beautifully cut sweater will keep her cozy all season long.

$1,650, 39 E Oak St., Chicago



A night of bad sleep can affect everything—from your mood and productivity, to your overall health. So give the gift of restful sleep with a Nodpod®, a weighted blanket for the eyes. It applies just the right amount of pressure, and comfort, for that perfect night of Z’s.

$32, online or find locally at your neighborhood Anthropologie

Living Libations Sun Dew Crème


We all know Vitamin D is essential, especially during our long Chicago winters. This moisturizer packs it in for a superior boost of glow to your skin, minus the harmful rays.

$60, 2029 N Western Ave., Chicago

Manuela “Miss M” Earrings
Bellina Caetano

Bellina Caetano

Bellina Caetano is a woman-owned business whose mission is based on unveiling the brilliance and talents of Brazilian people. These “gracefully bold” earrings are perfect for those holiday, or New Year, Zoom parties.

$228, 900 N. Michigan Shops., Chicago

The Healer Collection
Vosges Chocolate

Chicago’s chocolate queen Katrina Markoff is back with an inspiring new chocolate healer collection for the holidays. Powerful, energetic plants and adaptogens like reishi mushrooms, blue algae, guajillo chile, damiana and rose tap into the transformative magic of cacao, encouraging mindfulness and positive energy with each bite.

$80, vosgeschocolate.com

Amethyst Mist necklace

Bring good vibes for next year with this Amethyst Mist necklace with silver accents. Artem Pop Up Gallery is a popular Evanston stop for handmade, artisan works made by local artists.

$105, 1627 Sherman Ave, Evanston

The Darsi Textured Scarf

Gift this colorful scarf to your eclectic friends and family to keep them bundled up this winter. Stella is a local Evanston boutique known for its unique treasures.

$52, 2116 Central Street, Evanston

Monogrammed Waffle Kimono Robe
Ellen’s on Elm

Ellen’s on Elm

What’s better than a personalized gift? You can monogram initials or a name on this comfortable and stylish white robe.

$52, 847 Elm St, Winnetka

Nucleus Central Core Pro

Weight training, resistance training, and a cardio workout all in one machine, the Nucleus Central Core Pro utilizes Liquid Impact Force Technology and momentum to give you a fast and effective full-body workout in just 12 minutes. Download the app for complimentary workouts.

$129; nucorepro.com

Partner Content: Local Treasures

Christopher Duquet Fine Jewelry

Christopher Duquet Fine Jewelry is a design studio and jewelry shop. You can commission custom designs or browse from collections in their studio where everything is done in-house. Look for their latest collection, Secret Garden.

Evanston, 847-733-0656, christopherduquet.com

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