Editors’ Picks: Gifts for the Finicky
When it comes to pack rats of discerning taste, I’m blessed to call many friend. However, finding a just-so gift for the impossible-to-shop-for is a formidable task. What do you get the aunt with a novelty-cow-collecting problem or the sister who insists she’ll have an aneurism if she receives another bottle of lotion? The answer is simple: blow their lotion-hating, cow-obsessed minds.Give those finicky folks something they never would have thought to want. Whether it’s an architecturally stunning tea pot or a classic signet ring, you’ll be the holiday hero.
For the Eccentric Aunt
[Clockwise from top left: Vintage Wood and Brass Bangle from The Deeps; Mating Earrings by Carrie Bilbo; Crocheted Lace Stones, Collection of Three by Monica J; Stoneware Dragon Tea Pot by 42 Pots; Hidden Messages Double Brooch byIvy Nixon Jewellery; Hand-knit Washable Wool Socks by LizSox; Ceramic Head Vase by AdrienArt]
For the Person With Everything
[Clockwise from top left: Calligraphy Address Stamp by Emilie Friday's Calligraphy;Quirky Ceramic Mouth Vase by Reshape Studio; Hand-Dyed Silk Scarf byshoprarebird; Ceramic Stoneware Mug by Leah Sheely; Narrow Signet Ring byNeta Jewelry; Cumulonimbus Brooch by The Oak Leaves; Mittens by Sarah McNeil;Son-of-a-Bee-Sting Pencil Pack by Earmark]
[Clockwise from top left: Gold Female Torso by Elke Hutchens; The Gentleman's Hat by Heart Pump Arts; Circles and Bars Original Painting by flatfile; Porcelain Lightbulb Candlesticks by Eco Elements; Buddy the Elf Cat Hat by Scooter Knits;Glow-in-the-Dark Radium Soap by amandalouise; The Painted Masterpiece Ring by Art by Winona; Cat House / End Table by Modernist Cat]