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November 30th, 2016

These Gifts Will Sleigh

She's picky, but you can please her. Presenting our all-Texas guide of gifts that pack a holiday punch.


1. Maggie Louise Confections // Send the gift of Lone Star with the Happy Holidays Y’all box of gourmet fair trade chocolates, beautifully packaged in the local sweet shop’s signature black and white wrap. All boxes are customizable.

2. W Austin AWAY Spa // Give and ye shall receive - buy $250 in gift cards and get a $50 gift card for yourself! And, shop on-point gifts in the Spa like Malin+Goetz candles, a Tweezerman holiday gift set and TOMS traveler sunglasses, pictured. 

3. Con' Olio Oils & Vinegars // For the foodie in your life, opt for a gift basket or rustic pine crate tied up in a bow and loaded with the Con' Olio faves: Organic Tuscan Herb Olive Oil, Traditional Balsamic Vinegar, a pair of Tapi pour spouts. Visit the tasting bars in 2nd Street District, Arboretum and Bee Caves.

4. The Tiny Finch // Explore the expertly-curated site for apothecary, jewelry and other big-impact gifts and home goods like this limited edition Indian chief artwork, a print of an original handmade paper collage. Signed and numbered, also available framed. 

5. W3LLPEOPLE  // Lift your look with the very best in natural beauty at the new W3LL PEOPLE Studio in The Domain NORTHSIDE (located near the corner of Rock Rose and Palm Way). Their expertly trained Green Beauty Pros will guide you in detoxing your vanity with high performance, non-toxic, luxurious cosmetics. 

6. The Gypsy Wagon // The hub of boho meets chic, The Gypsy Wagon is your one-stop-Santa-shop! Swing by, shop online or call - the Wagoneers are here to help you spread your joy this holiday season. Tons of wearables and giftables including this Happy Home pillow.

7. Hotel Ella // Give Mom the gift of a proper tea. Goodall’s Kitchen now hosts an afternoon tea steeped in Texas charm. Saturday and Sunday tea service features Austin-based Zhi Teas and an assortment of traditional tea sandwiches, pastries and confectionery sweets.

8. LACQUER // After all the times she's helped you in a pinch this year, your bestie deserves some pampering. Treat her to a mani-pedi at LACQUER, where the polish brands are as high-end as the luxe services. Sleek salons located downtown and the Domain area.

9. Porter Lyons // That Moment. Person. Place. Gift a one-of-a-kind women’s or men's custom ID cuff bracelet engraved with the latitude and longitude GPS coordinates of your choice, so you can always find your way back no matter where life takes you.

10. Kor180 // Don't wait for the new year to manifest the new you. Get a month unlimited of pilates + cycling for just $99. Voted BEST pilates studio, pilates instructor and cycling instructor by Austin Fit Magazine.  Ready? Set? Go!

11. Adelante // The newly-designed boutique is a wonderland of gifts at every price point, like handbags, apparel, home decor and these $44 pom pom earrings. Take 10% off everything in-store when you attend Tidbits’ holiday party at Adelante Dec. 7.

12. Abejas // Consider an heirloom 24k and rose cut diamond necklace by S. Carter for the gem in your life. She’s bright like glitter and as bubbly as champagne. Her jewelry should sparkle like her personality. Call Abejas at 713.522.3025 for details. 

13. Hiatus Spa + Retreat // Fa la la la spa - step into the New Year with your best facial forward with an exclusive Tidbits Holiday Edition Gift Card available online or in the spa. Valued at $125 for only $99. Click on Gifts + Packages > Gift Certificates

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