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Vacationing this holiday season?
You won’t want to forget to pack your Lee Merritt Swimwear with you. Achieve effortless style with their timeless designs, buttery-soft fabrics and eye-catching colors. Each is designed in Austin and made in the USA.
Ben Milam Whiskey
This year, think outside the bottle and give a glass of Texas history.
Award-winning Ben Milam Single-Barrel Bourbon is the perfect gift for the discerning whiskey drinker and Texas enthusiast alike. This smooth sipping whiskey won Double Gold at the San Francisco World Spirits Competition and is available in all fine liquor stores.
The Despina Cuff is the perfect statement piece for any holiday party outfit.
Featured in brass or sterling silver, these bracelets are beautiful worn together or separately. A timeless addition to any wardrobe. $550-$1,300.
918 W. 12th Street | (512) 520-4402
The ESPEROS SOHO gift collection is made in New York City with luxury materials.
Each piece in the gift collection is priced under $100. With each sale, ESPEROS SOHO helps fund a year of education for a woman or child in the developing world.
History remembers those who are a little bit different.
Inspired by and designed in Austin, DuFrane Watches builds classically styled mechanical timepieces. The Bergstrom pilot watch is available in several configurations. A diver piece, appropriately called the Barton Springs, will be available soon.
An elegant gift to give.
Monique Péan has created this exquisite drop necklace featuring a conflict-free hexagonal diamond slice framed in white diamond pavé. Hung from a rolo chain of 18 carat recycled white gold and finished with an “S” hook clasp. $5,480.
Party of Three holiday gift set.
From the start of the season to New Year’s Eve, this limited edition set has your holiday looks covered. Full size Lip Pop in New York City, Nail Polish in Goldie, and Lip Pop in Nashville, packaged in a gift box and perfect for giving or getting! $47 ($60 value).
Janet St. Paul
JANET ST. PAUL STUDIO FOR HAIR AND BEAUTY
This downtown luxury hair salon makes an indulgent gift for someone looking to transform or update their look. Complement a salon service gift certificate with products from their exclusive PHYTO Paris plant-based haircare, LIERAC Paris skincare, candles, jewelry and other unique selections.
110 San Antonio St. Suite 130 | (512) 474-5000
Lake Austin Spa Resort
THE MOST PEACEFUL PLACE ON EARTH, GIFT WRAPPED
Treat that special person in your life or yourself to the ultimate holiday escape to Lake Austin Spa Resort. Nestled on 19 lakefront acres in Central Texas’ legendary Hill Country, this award-winning destination offers the luxury of a world-class spa and the warmth of a best friend’s lake house. Overnight stays or day spa certificates should be at the top of everyone’s list.
Gift certificates to the LakeHouse Spa or Lake Austin Spa Resort make a great gift for anyone who could use some time to relax and rejuvenate. We also offer easy at home printing or you can have a beautiful gift certificate sent to the recipient’s door! To purchase gift certificates for overnight stays or day spa by phone, call 800-847-5637. You can also visit our website:
BATH & BODY PRODUCTS
Bring home a special part of our spa experience with the LakeHouse™ line of body care products, available in Lavender Fields and Gifts of the Garden fragrances. Find these online at:
Gift certificates and products can also be purchased at our Spa location: 12611 Riverbend Road – Austin, Texas, 78732.
Robin Colton Studio
Decades of experience in fashion, interior design and life swirl together in a new burst of inspiration. A collection with style, heart and soul from award winning Interior Designer Robin Colton. Every pillow features inspired design, beautiful fabrics, intricate details. Every piece makes a statement. Every style evokes a mood.
Liza Beth Jewelry
LIZA BETH JEWELRY UNIQUELY BALANCES EDGE WITH DELICACY.
The timeless designs feature diamonds set in oxidized sterling silver or white, yellow and rose gold, with designs including necklaces, bracelets, earrings, and rings. This vintage-inspired white and champagne diamond encrusted bangle is sure to make this holiday season sparkle. White & Champagne Diamond Encrusted Bangle, $2,415.
lizabethjewelry.com | (512) 694-9136
Exclusively at RSK Design | Kerbey Lane Village
1515 W. 35th Street
Spread & Co.
ARTFULLY DESIGNED CHEESE + CHARCUTERIE BOARDS AND GIFT BOXES HAND-DELIVERED TO YOUR DOOR.
Spread & Co. creates the perfect gift for your favorite host or friend, or the easiest way to cater your next event. Each one features house-made jams, pickles, crackers and artisan cheeses, plus cured meats sourced here in the U.S. $45-$300+
ROLF SPECTACLES PRODUCES HANDMADE, LIGHTWEIGHT WOODEN FRAMES THAT HAVE WON MORE THAN 40 INTERNATIONAL AWARDS.
With loving attention to detail and bold use of innovative techniques, ROLF makes each frame a unique, one-of-a-kind piece of eyewear created without any metal parts or screws. Sapphire, $1295
optiqueaustin.com | (512) 472-3937
Downtown: 211 Walter Seaholm Dr. #140
South: 1100 S. Lamar Blvd. #1145
There’s no better gift for you and your family than a beautiful home upgrade!
Whatever your project, TreeHouse has you covered. From kitchen and bath remodels, to a solar energy system or smart home upgrade, the experienced and friendly staff at TreeHouse can handle everything from idea to installation. Look to TreeHouse as your headquarters for beautiful, sustainable and healthy home projects!
GIFT THE CRÈME DE LA CRUELTY-FREE, THE PERFECT GIFT FOR BEAUTY DEVOTEES WITH A CONSCIENCE.
Add luxury to their beauty shelf with a subscription to Petit Vour’s beauty box. Each month, they’ll receive four products ($45–$60 value) of non-toxic and plant-based beauty for as low as $15 per box.
The Salt Lick BBQ
THE SALT LICK’S PREMIUM TRIO OF SAUCE AND RUB MAKE A DELICIOUS GIFT FOR EVERYONE ON YOUR LIST
Original Recipe Salt Lick Bar-B-Que Sauce, Spicy Recipe Bar-B-Que Sauce and Original Dry Rub are the perfect way to share some of Texas’ best tastes with friends and family, wherever they live!
saltlickbbq.com | (512) 829-5295
Laurel Corrinne Studio
LAUREL CORRINNE HAS CREATED SUNLESS BODY BLEND, A NEW TECHNIQUE IN SUNLESS TANNING THAT IS THE MOST NATURAL AND FLAWLESS CUSTOM TAN.
The Studio offers expert body contouring with FDA-approved CoolSculpting, a noninvasive fat freezing treatment. Weddings, pre-vacation, photo shoots, special events or just because … feel confident and look naturally beautiful. The perfect gift!
1107 S. 8th Street | (512) 799-1729
Blanton Museum of Art
THE MUSEUM SHOP AT THE BLANTON
Shop here for delightful surprises like the Chirpy Top, a wine pourer that “chirps” as your favorite wine is served. From distinctive housewares to elegant handcrafted jewelry to clever and engaging toys, the Blanton’s Museum Shop is a treasure chest of the artful and the unexpected. $25.
Museum Shop at the Blanton Museum of Art
200 E. MLK Jr. Blvd. | (512) 475-6406
Read more from the People Issue | December 2017