Not Sure What to Get Your Loved Ones for the Holidays? Try These Unique Local Gifts From Marin and the Bay Area

You never know what someone might like. Something to make the home nice, unique art, a luxurious cruise or a fun way to give back. Here are some ideas from our partners:

ATYS Design

Holiday Gift Guide, ATYS Design

Discover a world of exceptional modern objects and gifts at ATYS Design. Our locally-owned boutique showcases a superb collection of design products created by the most exciting architects and industrial designers worldwide. Tucked away in the back of a charming historic courtyard in San Francisco, visit us today and experience the magic of ATYS.

415.441.9220, San Francisco

Gallery Sausalito

Holiday Gift Guide, Gallery Sausalito

Gallery Sausalito represents a curated collection of 2D and 3D works by 9 contemporary artists. Prices range from $45 to $45,000. Looking for that special gift? Several of our artists work on commission. Come by the gallery for an immersive, art experience and take home a new treasure! 415.887.9238, Sausalito.

North Bay Candleworks

Holiday Gift Guide, North Bay Candleworks

North Bay Candleworks Order your custom holiday gift card candles from North Bay Candleworks. Choose your favorite holiday scent: Cranberry Woods, Christmas Hearth, Cozy Cardigan, Fraser Fir, Frosted Juniper, Holiday Gathering. Pricing: 4 oz. $15, 8 oz. $25. Minimum quantity: 6. Orders over 25: 10% off. Orders over 50: call for quote. 615.540.9331, San Rafael.

Scandia Home

Holiday Gift Guide, Scandia Home

Discover the perfect holiday gifts at our new Scandia Home Corte Madera Location. Explore our exquisite selections for the bed, bath, and home, sure to bring year-round comfort. Join us in November and December for exclusive in-store holiday promotions. We are excited to welcome you!

415.370.8740, Corte Madera

West End Nursery

Holiday Gift Guide, West End Nursery

Holiday spirit abounds at West End Nursery. Find the perfect ornaments and unique decorations for your friends, family, and especially yourself. Get inspired!

415.454.4175, San Rafael

Command Education’s College Application Booster® Camp

Holiday Gift Guide, Command Education’s College Application Booster Camp

What every high-achieving teen needs: the gift of a stress-free college application season. In just 5 days, Command Education’s College Application Booster® Camp will give your student a leg up in the competitive college admissions process, empowering them to submit standout college application essays to their dream schools.

The Marine Mammal Center

Holiday Gift Guide, The Marine Mammal Center

Adopt an Ocean Animal. The Marine Mammal Center’s Adopt-a-Seal® is the perfect gift for the animal lover in your life. Get an animal’s story from rescue to release plus their photo—you can also add a plush or book! All proceeds directly support this Marin-based nonprofit. [email protected], Marin Headlands.

Live it Up Charter

Holiday Gift Guide, Live it Up Charter

Live it Up Charter creates memorable Bay Area cruises on our luxurious one-of-a-kind 92’ yacht Hotel California. Looking for a memorable place to celebrate a milestone birthday, anniversary or special event? On the water is the perfect venue and ultimate gift! Sip champagne and enjoy your tailor-made menu. Book now!

415.747.4733, Sausalito

Rodney Strong

Holiday Gift Guide, Rodney Strong

Our holiday gift sets embody the dedication and craftsmanship we pour into our winery daily. We designed these gift sets with you, our valued consumers in mind, driven by our passion for Cabernet. We hope these gift sets find their way to your holiday table this season!

707.431.1533, Healdsburg

The Trading Post

Holiday Gift Guide, The Trading Post

The Trading Post at the Marin Country Mart is an unexpected riff on your local post office: Yes, it’s a USPS Contract Postal Unit, but mail is just the beginning. You’ll also find a thoughtful edit of locally and internationally sourced necessities and gifts. It’s how the Marin Country Mart does a neighborhood essential, with a generous dose of razzle dazzle.

415.448.5043, Larkspur, Marin Country Mart