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Our Designers Ultimate Gift Ideas For This Holiday Season

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Who says that giving an excellent design gift is an impossible holiday feat? Not us, and with our designer’s expertise and incredible taste, we have curated the best collection of design gifts for this season. From a wireless record player to stylish match strikers, discover the perfect gifts full of design for that special, creative, decor-minded individual in your life.

AN ELEGANT MATCH STRIKER AND CANDLE PAIRING

match holder and candle design gifts

Meg L: “My favorite design gift is pairing an elegant match striker like this Aerin Shagreen Cone with green strike-anywhere matches and a Maison Louis Marie Candle – I’m obsessed with their No. 10 Aboukir scent!”

HI IT’S SAL CHAIR

Hi-It-is-Sal-Chair design gifts

David G: “My current obsession is the “Hi It’s Sal Chair”  It’s fun and sized very well for just about any space. Plus, the funky print brings in a little Southern California sunshine, the perfect antidote to the New York winter.”

ARIK LEVY’S CRYSTAL ROCK GLASSWARE

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Nicolle N: “I’m in love with Arik Levy’s Crystal Rock glassware. Their perfect cut and roughly sculpted contemporary silex highlight the interaction between light and darkness.”

TOM DIXON LIMITED EDITION CAFETIERE SET

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Pamela S: “The best design gift for this holidays is the Tom Dixon Limited Edition Brew Coated Stainless Cafetiere set.”

WIRELESS RECORD PLAYER

wireless record player design gifts

Ali S: “My recommendation for a holiday (design) gift is the First wireless record player by trntbl. A gift more for accessorizing any space.”

DOT WALL DECOR

Design gifts Dot Wall Decor

Galv B: “I love the Dot Wall Decor by Dwell Studio. This midcentury modern design made of urban sheet metal, colored glass yields and a hip rendition of geometrics.”

FORNASETTI PALOMBARA BOX

graphic wooden box design gifts

Mandy M: “I love anything Fornasetti. I like the combo of the black and white graphic with warm wood of this Fornasetti Palombara box.”

AGATE CHEESEBOARDS

agate cheeseboards design gifts

Marina U: “Giving and getting monogrammed pieces for the home is always my favorite! I love these agate cheeseboards from Anthropologie.”

RECHARGEABLE LAMP YOU NEED

chargeable lamp design gifts

Maria T: “Follow Me lamp by Marset is a chargeable little lantern that functions anywhere, including outdoors. It’s a great addition to anyone’s home that is modern and timeless.”

LINENS FOR LIFE

Coyuchi for Life linens design gifts

Lucy C: “I think a subscription to the Coyuchi for Life linens renewal program would be a great holiday gift. You get great, high-quality linens sent to your home every couple of months for a monthly fee. Also, it’s sustainable!”

L’ARTISAN PARFUMEUR AMBER BALL 300

Amber Ball from Lartisan Parfumeur design gifts

Anna S: “I love the Amber Ball from L’artisan Parfumeur. Each ball is hand carved by artisans in France, making each one unique and beautiful on its own. Filled with amber crystals, each sphere slowly diffuses warm and inviting fragrance, without overpowering the room”

SARA PALOMA POTTERY

Sara Paloma Pottery base design gifts

Abby K: “I’m obsessed with these vases from Sara Paloma Pottery.  I love how her work can stand on its own as beautiful and minimalistic sculpture.”

OSWALD HAERDTL’S CANDY DISH

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Alevtina: “My favorite is the Candy Dish Flat from Oswald Haerdtl’s design. This extraordinary candy dish charms by their lightness and elegant handling.”

NOBILIS PARIS’S FAUX FUR THROWS

faux fur throws design gifts

Elise C: “My holiday gift recommendation would be the most amazing faux fur throws from Nobilis Paris. I personally have given them as gifts, and own one myself. The size makes them the perfect blanket for over the back of a sofa, or on the end of a bed. The chocolate brown, grey and the white are my favorite colorways.”

EXOS DECORATIVE BOWLS

exos decorative bowls design gifts

Katie F: “My favorite design gift this season are the Limited Edition Exos Decorative Bowls. Their 3D design and technique stereolithography make them unique.”

BEACH PARTY TOWEL

Beach-Party-Towel design gift

Courtney H: “Mine would have to be the ULTIMATE Beach Party Towel from local textile designer, Caroline Z Hurley! I am a huge fan of a classic stripe and this blanket is the perfect balance of 2 beautiful linens! This gift is perfect for impromptu afternoon picnics in Central Park, lounging all day in the sun at Rockaways or even as a tablecloth for a last-minute rooftop dinner party!”

 APPARATUS CENSER

apparatus studio censer design gifts

Maria K: “I love the Censer from Apparatus Studio in the blackened brass finish. It’s been on my wishlist for a while.”

GLASS SOUND SPEAKER

sony glass sound speaker design gifts

Prabjeet G: “I’m obsessed with the innovative and beautiful design of the Glass Sound Speaker by Sony. It’s a sleek, softly glowing lantern with breathtaking sound quality.”

BEN EVANS CERAMICS

ceramic vase design gifts

David D: “With so many talented makers under one roof, you’re bound to find a truly unique gift. My new favorite ceramic artist Ben Evans is a true master; his pieces are modern and meticulously crafted. I could not help but to purchase a vase for a gift to myself!”

DIPTYQUE BAIES/BERRIES 5

distique candle design gifts

Jessica K: “I love Diptyque candles. A great scent adds a lot to an environment. Baies is my personal favorite and a top seller for the brand.”

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