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November 26th, 2018

The Tidbits Gift Guide

She's picky, but you can please her. Presenting gifts that pack a holiday punch.

1. Hiatus Spa + Retreat // For your favorite spa lover or the friend who deserves serious relaxation this season, the Bright & Early gift card sale at Hiatus Spa + Retreat offers a sweet discount on gift cards to use on divine services or the in-house selection of luxe pampering products. Get $125 worth of gift cards for $99 through Nov 29.

2. Luxury Garage Sale // Shop online or at the Snider Plaza boutique. Luxury Garage Sale just launched its holiday gift guide featuring Chanel and Gucci bags, pictured, Hermes scarves, David Yurman jewelry and more, up to 90% off retail. This year, wrap up luxury consignment and pre-owned designer pieces from Louis Vuitton, Saint Laurent, Prada, Dior and Christian Louboutin.

3. Worthington Corners // Wrap up in cashmere herringbone throw blankets and luxuriously soft scarves. Dallas-based Worthington Corners is hand-woven with all natural wool fibers in Ireland at a mill that dates back to the 19th century. Take 15% off your first purchase of classic patterns like herringbone and buffalo check with code HELLO. Free shipping. For free gift wrap, email orders@worthingtoncorners.com.

4. Coffee Over Cardio // How about a cup of Messy Bun coffee to start your day? Give your friends a buzz with bags of ground coffee from local, female-owned Coffee Over Cardio. Designed to empower boss babes, fun flavors like #workflow and Saturdaze are g-free, GMO free and full of natural extracts. Or, shop fun t-shirts like Resting Gym Face. 10% off with promo code COFFEE10.

5. TOOTSIES // Simple, sparkling and sophisticatedly chic. Available at TOOTSIES, Moyna’s classic fold-over clutch, $110, is available in an array of hip hues for a truly haute holiday. Want even more shimmer? Shop the boutique’s All That Glitters collection online or in-store.

6. Vivian’s Boutique Spa  // Fa la la la la spa!  New ‘spa’liday services have just arrived at Vivian’s in Knox/Henderson. Refresh tired tootsies in the gorgeous, Instagrammable setting, pictured, with a Mint Chocolate Chip Mistle-toes Pedicure, soothing Warm Gingerbread and Buttercream Massage or Plum Pudding Perfecting Facial. Spa gift cards make the perfect pampering present, too.

7. Scardello Artisan Cheese // For the foodie on your list, Scardello Artisan Cheese in Uptown offers cheese selections—opt for US, French, Spanish, Italian or Cheesemonger’s Choice. The hand-selected cheeses are packaged in a wooden gift box with complimentary crackers. Consider adding accoutrement like handcrafted prosciutto, Marcona almonds and Texas honey. This is gonna be gouda.

8. Elizabeth W Boutique // Festive holiday events call for show-stopping ensembles. Elizabeth W Boutique at The Shops of Highland Park has a well-edited mix of the season's top trends, including this bow sweater from Chinti & Parker—hit the trunk show through Dec 17. The brand uses the world’s best yarns to create collections underpinned by sophisticated textures and designs with soul. 

9. Golden Thread // Take 25% off site-wide at Texas-based Golden Thread, recently featured on the Today show, with code HOLIDAYS through Dec 13. Rings and necklace pendants can be completely customized with a monogram or personal mantra. Consider antiqued pieces in round, heart or the shape of Texas, then personalize with Roman numerals for birth dates, coordinates on the globe or initials.

10. Pretty Kitty // Gift yourself with a sweetly-discounted Brazilian wax you can use through March 2019 at at The Pretty Kitty for $29 (regularly $59). Choose the pretty Uptown, Mockingbird, Addison, Southlake or Ft Worth studio—the experts are known for an almost-ouchless treatment in pretty pink treatment rooms.

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