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Holiday Gift Guide, Day 8: All Bagged Up

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Bag up that holiday shopping list with one of these locally made bags, which run the style scale from sporty to luxuriously slick: 

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Holiday Gift Guide, Day 7: Local Spirits and Beer-Inspired Gifts

It is quite tempting to intro this spirits-, brews- and beer-related post with big exclamation points following a drawn-out exclamation: “Booze!” But I will try to keep things classy and restrain myself. However, thanks to a boom in local distiller and craft brewery products in our fair city, I can’t guarantee your recipient will be able to contain their glee over these gifts:

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Holiday Gift Guide, Day 6: Sweet Hostess Gifts

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

It is a lot of work to throw a holiday shindig (hey, those cookies don’t frost themselves) and even more work to host relatives (hey, those bathrooms don’t clean themselves either), so show your appreciation for the host or hostess with one of these sweet tokens, or if you hearken back to last week’s post on foodie products, any of those treats make stellar, cost-effective hostess gifts as well.

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Holiday Gift Guide, Day 5: Baubles and Bling from Local Jewelry Artists

Alrighty, listen up boys: Sure diamonds are great, but if you really want to knock your savvy gal’s socks off this holiday season, we recommend these oh-so-Seattle, stylish jewelry pieces. And guys, don’t worry, your day is coming too. Friday will be devoted to booze-related gifts, so you save this link, and forward that one on to her.

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Holiday Gift Guide, Day 4: Darling Paper Products

This statement probably comes as little surprise given our occupations, but the Seattle mag edit staff is full of paper geeks. We heart old-school letterpress, still believe in hand-written thank you notes and nothing delights us more than picking up our Ilee desktop calendars every December. Sure, we all spend our days hammering out words on a keyboard, but there is something imminently thoughtful and intimate about a paper gift from these local crafters- we’re betting your friends and family will agree. Read more »

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