’Tis the season to be jolly and celebrate with friends and family gathering together for food, drink and merriment. It’s also the chance to give them something unique. Find the right gift for that special person in your life. The following pages have gift suggestions for everyone, including spouses, moms and dads, pets, kids and co-workers. Make this holiday season your best ever!
MEADOWLARK FINE JEWELRY
Jane Taylor fine jewelry is skillfully crafted with 14K gold. Huggie earrings and pendant available in white, yellow and rose gold with emerald, sapphire, amethyst, topaz, all natural stones. 866.924.2210, 117 Corte Madera Town Center.
Create Something Wonderful
Create something wonderful and get organized for the holidays with a little help from The Container Store®. They make it easy to make your gifts irresistible. From stocking stuffers for everyone on your list to gift wrap, boxes, bows and all the finishing touches, you’ll find everything you need to create the perfect presentation – and plenty of smiles.
International Orange Spa + Shop
Located at Marin Country Mart, is an oasis of privacy and relaxation in a quiet 2nd floor corner of the Mart. IO offers massage and skin care with steam rooms, saunas, a cozy lounge and a beautiful deck overlooking the Ferry Terminal and Mt. Tam. Gift Certificates are available for spa services and our retail shop. Ask us about our special holiday spa packages! 415.563.5000 ext 2, Larkspur.
J’Amy Tarr Outerwear
Our Capelet in Blush will make you feel like a modern day Hollywood icon. Shown here with one of our exclusive removable faux fur collars. This one size wrap is the perfect gift for yourself or someone special. Available now in a range of beautiful fabrics to wear year round. Designed in Mill Valley and hand sewn in San Francisco. 415.450.9677, Mill Valley.
Glassybaby Hand Blown Votives
We hand blow glass with color and light for people who love to give kindness. glassybaby votives come in hundreds of colors, each one with a unique name and meaning, each one of a kind. 510.725.4832, Berkeley.
Bryn Craig’s “How to be a Better Wine Drinker”
This is a collection of 32 fictitious reviews of 32 fictitious wines written by the fictitious president of the fictitious International Institute of Wine Tasting. Plus a smattering of misinformation about the wine world. Words and pictures by Bryn Craig who lives in Marin. Available on Amazon.
Why do we live here? Here are three 14K golden reminders: the delicate petals of the California Poppy, the green peaks of Mt. Tamalpais or the majestic arches of the Golden Gate Bridge. 415.459.5808, San Rafael.
Make Your Own Neon Sign
Need a bright gift idea? The Container Store’s DIY Neon Sign taps into personal creativity for an easy, colorful retrostyle light. 10’-length of coated copper wire is strong but bendable. Create words or images.
Come visit Sausalito’s newest gift store featuring Cat Studio Pillows of your favorite Destinations and States – Glasses and Tea Towels available as well. Come by to see all we have to offer! 415.332.9556, Sausalito.
West End Nursery
Holiday spirit abounds in the shop’s 100 year old Victorian Christmas House. Find the perfect ornamanents and unique decorations for your friends, family, and especially yourself. Get inspired! 415.454.4175, San Rafael,
Give the ultimate gift of wellness this year at Marin’s premiere Pilates and GYROTONIC® studio. Choose gift certificates for packages of private sessions and small group classes to fit any budget. Serving all levels and all ages. 415.326.5130, Mill Valley.
It offers you a one stop shop for all the jewelry lovers in your life. From stacking rings to colored gemstones to silver jewelry, come in and find the perfect gift to celebrate the season! 415.388.8776, Mill Valley.
To-Go Wine Glasses
The Container Store’s portable 15 ounce wine glass is ready for all kinds of outdoor fun. A colorful, no-slip silicone wrap protects the goblet, while the drink-through lid is completely spill-proof. Dishwasher safe.
The Marine Mammal Center Adopt-a-Seal®
is a perfect gift for the animal lover in your life. Each symbolic adoption includes a photo and certificate, or add a plush seal! An ecofriendly gift that gives back to this Marin-based nonprofit. 415.289.7339, Marin Headlands,
Enjoy two Cliff House favorites at home this holiday season. Bake up our famous Popovers and open a bottle of our award-winning Bloody Mary mix and you have a perfect weekend brunch! To purchase online and for more information visit cliffhouseclassic.com. 415.386.3330, San Francisco.