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November 30th, 2016

Girl Who Has Everything Gift Guide

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

1. The MFA Shop // For those with an eye for high design, the MFA's boutique offers a curated selection of creative gifts, prints, books, toys and more, including the handmade MoMA Geometric Paper Set ornaments. No need to pay Museum admission - it's always free to visit the shop.

2. The Gypsy Wagon // The hub of boho meets chic, The Gypsy Wagon is your one-stop-Santa-shop! 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.

3. Birch Modern Mercantile // A general store with a modern twist, the Tanglewood boutique carries a curated collection of handcrafted resin pieces from Tina Frey, along with unique finds for the home and clothing and accessories for every age on your list.

4. Asher Gallery // How about a choker that’s a stunning interpretation of Houston highways? Find this and other truly special gifts at the museum shop located within Houston Center for Contemporary Craft. Mention TIDBITS for 10% off your total purchase.

5. Saint Cloud // Create a covet worthy kitchen with stunning hand-cast resin tableware from Sydney-based Dinosaur Designs. Vibrant, unique and meant to be used and loved, shop the collection - there’s jewelry, as well - and mention Tidbits for 15% off any purchase through December 15.

6. Tootsies // Rag & Bone’s Marilyn baseball cap is crafted of soft burgundy suede with an adjustable leather snap closure in back. Shop Tootsies for distinctive gifts at many price points for even the pickiest on your list.

7. Abejas // Stop by the new Abejas location to pick up 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. 

8. King Ranch // He’ll love a saddle stitch attaché from one of Texas’ most respected brands, which has a new store in River Oaks Shopping Center. With retractable handles secured by antique hammered rivets, the everyday bag boasts pockets for a laptop and other essentials. 

9. à bientôt // Head to the Houston boutique for a collection of around-the-world pieces to cater to your friends' wanderlust whims. Weekenders, monogrammed totes, eclectic key chains and cocktail-perfect purses to boot.

10. Oomph // New local concept Oomph delivers vitality and renewal straight to your doorstep. The on-demand concierge service brings customized IV Vitamin + Rehydration, vitamin injections, skincare injectables and more to your home, office or location of your choosing.

11. 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. A Texas brand available online.

12. Biscuit // Gift a chic night’s sleep with the bevy of luxury bedding at the divine Montrose home store, including new monogrammed cotton pique pillows. Browse accent pillows, cocktail napkins, bar cart necessities and other decor.

13. Muse // These Italian handbags are cool, ironic and feminine. Made of super-soft neoprene and available in brilliant colors and various sizes, it’s the kind of bag that makes a fashion statement and won’t get ruined with wear because it's machine washable.

14. Citizen Pilates // Tis the season to get svelte. To celebrate Citizen Pilates' new location on Heights Blvd., treat yourself (and a fitness friend!) to a 5-pack of classes for half off. Just 7 reformers per class - jumpboard classes available too! 

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