The Official Holiday Gift Guide

our crush this month

Whether lavish party, beachside paradise, home with family or cozy cabin, we’ve got the goods to suit the setting.


By Layla Schlack
Photos by Beth Galton

This is the time to splurge on presents with unabashed glitz. Gifts aren’t for sitting on shelves. We’ve rounded up items that will be ripped out of the package and put to use right away, whether your holiday plans are tony or cozy.

Cocktail Party

  • RIEDEL AYAM DECANTER wineenthusiast.com; $425
  • STELLÉ AUDIO PILLAR shophorne.com; $299
  • ETCHED GLASS DECANTER leifshop.com; $32
  • CHAMPAGNE TRUFFLES mrchocolate.com; $20
  • REGARDING COCKTAILS phaidon.com; $29.95
  • A PROPER DRINK penguinrandomhouse.com; $27
  • HOW TO DRINK LIKE A BILLIONAIRE reganarts.com; $28.95
  • THE NEW ENGLAND KITCHEN islandcreekoysters.com; $39.95
  • RBT TABLETOP CORKSCREW bloomingdales.com; $149.95
  • VEGA MARBLE TRAY the-citizenry.com; $95–$145
  • FUSION INFINITY CHAMPAGNE GLASS wineenthusiast.com; $59.95–$69.99
  • AMARE SALT AND PEPPER SET shophorne.com; $195
  • BUT FIRST, CHAMPAGNE skyhorsepublishing.com; $29.99
  • ISLAND CREEK OYSTERS islandcreekoysters.com; $85–$265

TROPIC PLUNDER

  • GLENCAIRN WIDE-BOWL WHISKEY GLASSES wineenthusiast.com; $49.95
  • LEICA X-U us.leica-camera.com; $2,950
  • GOLD FOIL COASTERS inkspotworkshop.com; $13
  • POCKET KNIFE AND CHARCUTERIE DUO pastoralartisan.com; $29.99
  • HANDMADE TEA LIGHT alderandcoshop.com; $32
  • COLORSTRIPE FLOOR BLANKET leifshop.com; $68
  • ATLAS OBSCURA workman. com; $35
  • DUDE, SWEET CHOCOLATE SAUCE mouth.com; $14.50
  • ORGEAT AND MAI TAI MIXER bgreynolds.com; $10-$20
  • GOVERRE STEMLESS PORTABLE WINE GLASS wineenthusiast.com; $24
  • CORKCICLE TUMBLER corkcicle.com; $24.95-$29.95
  • PINEAPPLE SHOT GLASS SET wandpdesign.com; $35
  • ¡CUBA! penguinrandomhouse.com; $30
  • COLORED GLASS BENT STRAWS hummingbirdstraws.com; $25
  • ULTIMATE TRAVEL COLORING BOOK lonelyplanet.com; $14.95
  • SALT & PEPPER NO. 10 saltandpepperco.com; $85

Home for the Holidays

  • STOCKINGS denydesigns.com; $24
  • THE WINE DECK libastyle.com; $15.95
  • ZENOLOGY LONG-STEM WINE GLASSES wineenthusiast.com; $60
  • SMALL VICTORIES chroniclebooks.com; $35
  • COLONIAL SPIRITS abramsbooks.com; $24.95
  • DUO WINE CARRIER greatusefulstuff.com; $34.99
  • PHONE CASES society6.com; $31.50
  • REVERSIBLE KOOZIES food52.com; $16-$42
  • LINK CASHMERE THROW kumikookoon.com; $488
  • BLACK HOUSE COFFEE moderntimesmerch.com; $15
  • FRITTLE newfangledconfections.myshopify.com; $4.99-$16.99
  • DUO COFFEE STEEPER fellowproducts.com; $99
  • STAINLESS STEEL TEAPOT worldmarket.com; $29.99
  • WINE PUNT CANISTERS winepunts.com; $14-$41
  • CREST BOTTLE OPENER fsobjects.com; $60
  • DINNER AT THE LONG TABLE penguinrandomhouse.com; $40

Cabin Fever

  • CAST IRON SERVING TRAY wineenthusiast.com; $99.95
  • CENTRAL phaidon.com; $59.95
  • DOZEN YELLOW EGG CRATE crateandbarrel.com; $12.95
  • RECIPES FROM THE WOODS phaidon.com; $45
  • BIG BAD BREAKFAST penguinrandomhouse.com; $45
  • NATIONAL PARK MOTOR ROBE pendleton-usa.com; $99.50
  • DANICA RETREAT DISHTOWELS everythingkitchens.com; $12.95
  • FIRE & SMOKE SUGAR CUBES venasfizzhouse.com; $8
  • ENAMEL COCKTAIL SHAKER AND JIGGER truefabrications.com; $33.99
  • SAVED WINES CORKSCREW shinola.com; $125
  • PAPPY & COMPANY BOURBON BALLS wineenthusiast.com; $39.95
  • CIDER TASTING MUG 33books.com; $40
  • STAUB CERAMIC BAKING DISHES zwillingonline.com; $24.99-$69.99
  • 2-BOTTLE WINE BAG wineenthusiast.com; $119
  • BLADE AND BOW 22 bladeandbowwhiskey.com; $149.99