12.05.2010

Give A Little Bit Of Your Love

Shopping may be the least fun part of the holidays, but seeing your loved one's face when they open a thoughtful gift is the best.  Here are some gift ideas that Haus recommends.

 

  1 | The Creative Family, Amanda Blake Soule
  2 | A Long Piece of String, William Wondriska
  3 | Pioneers, Phaidon
  4 | The Competition Bicycle, Jan Heine
  5 | At Home, Bill Bryson
{all books can be found on Amazon, but I encourage you to shop locally if possible}


  1 | Safe Radio {$59.99}
  2 | Bird Bottle Opener {$25}
  3 | Ringpoem Napkin Rings {starting at $6}
  4 | 32oz Carafe {$24}
  5 | Apple TV {$99}
  6 | Baggu Bags {starting at $3}
  7 | Ikat Mini-bowls {$8 each}
  8 | Pebble Placemat & Coaster {$6 each | $14 | set of 3}
  9 | 8oz Carafe {$36 | set of 3}
10 | Tea Set {$16 - 48}
12 | Canole Carousel {$80}
13 | Tomato Blanket {$25}

  
  1 | Pencil Case {$14}
  2 | Feild Notes Pencils {$3.49 | set of 6}
  3 | iPhone 4 Skin {$25}
  4 | iPad Stand {$25}
  5 | Field Notes NotepadLeather Cover {$9.95 | set of 3; $22}
  6 | Wastepaper Basket {$55}
  7 | Fisher Space Pen {$22}


  1 | Bracelet {$85}
  2 | Serif Tote {$26}
  3 | Classic Pajamas {$69.50}
  4 | Ballet Slippers {$55}
  6 | Ring {$45}
  7 | Kashmir Scarf {$59}
  8 | Necklace {$150}


  1 | Bike Bell {$20}
  2 | Wood Wristwatch {$75}
  3 | Brooks Bike Saddle {starting at $60}
  4 | Classic Shaving Kit {$150}
  5 | Donegal Hat {$62}
  6 | Vintage Bowtie {$65}
  7 | Dopp Kit {$95}
  8 | Ray-Ban Aviators {$139}
  9 | Wooden Flashlight {$48}
10 | Stanley Flask {$22}


  1 | Wood Catapult {$27}
  2 | Peasant Hat {$24}
  3 | Hair Clips {$6.50 each}
  5 | Animal Blanket {$25}
  6 | Art Dough {$9}
  7 | Log Cabin {$22}
  8 | Mask & Tail Set {$48 | set of 8}
  9 | Robot Placemats {$14.95}
10 | Rock Crayons {$5.50}
11 | Hero Mask {$15}
12 | Wooden Blocks {$38}
14 | Puppet {$32}


*The best kind of giving is charitable.  Donate your time to a local shelter, food bank, Salvation Army or soup kitchen.  Check out the links below for more charitable giving on a global scale.

  1|  Heifer International donates animals and seeds to bring people out of poverty throughout the world
  2 | The World Wildlife Fund protects habitat and threatened animals
  3 | The ASPCA prevents cruelty to animals 
  4 | Engineers Without Borders builds a better world and has over 350 projects in over 45 developing countries around the world (including America).  They bring water, renewable energy and sanitation to areas fostering a better condition of life to those in need.
  5 | Oxfam International is a confederation of 14 organizations working together in 99 countries and with partners and allies around the world to find lasting solutions to poverty and injustice. 
 6 | The United Nations World Food Program provides food and farming education to people in developing countries in an effort to end world hunger.  You can make a huge difference in the life of a child just by purchasing this super cute bag.

2 comments:

  1. i'll take the apple tv, ipad thingy, and flask:)

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