2015 Holiday Gift Guide Part II

By November 25, 2015 Gifts, Holiday No Comments

As promised, the second installment of my holiday gift guide. Just a small nudge to help you shop local this holiday season. Yesterday it was all about the kiddos (if you missed yesterday’s post you can find it here), and today I’m honoring the women! I’ll save the long-winded intro and just get down and dirty. Without further ado…the 2015 Holiday Gift Guide…for Women…


Wax Melts

Fill her home with the pleasing scents of Cozy Cottage, Hazelnut. Citrus Spice and more. These 3 oz. bags of wax melts are perfect stocking stuffers and will create a warm atmosphere in any home! | $7

Hand-Poured Lotion Bars

Hand-made in Des Moines, Iowa, and available in a variety of scents. The perfect size for a handbag and sure to keep hands soft and smooth through the harsh winter months. Made from all natural ingredients. | $5

All Natural Lip Balm

Pucker up! Another little lovely hand-made in Des Moines, these lip balms are available in a variety of flavors and made with all natural ingredients. Perfect as an add-on to other gifts or throw in some lotion and other hand-made soaps we offer for an awesome gift that will pamper! | $3

Mason Jar Salt & Pepper Shakers

These adorable salt & pepper shakers are too cute for words! Perfect for any woman who has a love affair with vintage canning jars. Each sold separately. | $4.95

Vintage Canning Lid Soap Pump

Made from vintage zinc canning lids. Pair these soap pumps with a vintage blue canning jar and you have the perfect accessory for any kitchen or bathroom. Pumps and jars sold separately. | $7.95

Pantry Canisters

Give her pantry or kitchen counter some love with the beauty of vintage Ball Pantry Canisters. The lids are made of new aluminum and flip up to reveal a perfect pouring spout. Because they are so pleasing to the eye, store grains and other dry goods in plain sight and free up space in the pantry. Available in pint, quart and half gallon sizes. | $8 – $15

Night Light

Give any room a soft glow and a touch of humor with this rustic outhouse night light. Another perfect stocking stuffer. Made of aged metal and includes a light bulb. | $9.99

Nursing / Teething Necklace

Need a gift for a new mother?! This Nursing/Teething Necklace is the perfect fit. Babies will love grasping this colorful accessory that’s tied around mom’s neck. And it’s safer for baby’s mouth than traditional jewelry! The tie ribbon closure allows mom to adjust the length to her own liking. Filled with wooden beads and wrapped in a cotton, that’s double-stitched for extra security. Available in a variety of patterns and colors. | $15

Ironing Board Art

The perfect accessory for a mudroom. Made from a wooden vintage ironing board and hand-painted. | $45

Salvaged Wood Arrow

Arrows are one of the hottest decorating accessories! This unique creation is made from 20-year-old salvaged wood. It can hang on a wall or be propped on a shelf. A great conversation starter! | $20

Original Artwork Greeting Cards

Made right here in Cedar Falls by Kate Brennan Hall Illustrations, these greeting cards feature original artwork that will warm the heart or tickle the funny bone. Available with a variety of illustrations. Sold in singles or as a set of 4 or 8. | $3.50 – $12

Original Artwork Tea Towel

Another fun find from Kate Brennan Hall Illustrations, these whimsical tea towels will add cheer to any kitchen. Available in a variety of color schemes and with a huge selection of artwork. | $12

Leather Cuffs

Each cuff is unique and made from recycled leather belts. Hand-made in the Cedar Valley and the perfect accessory for any outfit. Size is adjustable with two snap closures. Available in a variety of colors and patterns. | $12

Pillow Wraps

Add a personal touch to a pillow in the shop, or one she already has in her home. The velcro closure on these hand-sewn and hand-painted Pillow Wraps make them easy to switch out any time you please. Made to fit an 18-20″ pillow. Available with a variety of phrases. | $15

Pillow Covers

Pillow covers are an affordable way to add a punch of color to any room. Made from durable canvas and outfitted with a French seam, these covers can easily be removed and washed if soiled. Made to fit an 18-20″ pillow. Available in a variety of colors and patterns. | $15

Zipper Pouches

Available in a variety of sizes, zipper pouches can keep handbags organized and add a punch of color to travel bags. Available in a variety of sizes perfect for cosmetics, or with a wristlet that’s perfect for an on-the-go wallet. | $12 – $22

Hand-made Cross-body Bag

Repurposed from a work apron, this one-of-a-kind bag is both functional and stylish. The pockets in the apron offer plenty of storage for a cell phone or other personal items. The buckle closure and adjustable cross body strap are made from two recycled belts. | $65

Pencil Artwork

These original works of art are hand-drawn right here in Cedar Falls. A modern, streamlined look ready for framing. Available in a variety of animals and in 8″x10″ and 5″x7″ sizes. | $8 – $12

Milk Glass

White accessories are a perfect way to add a bit of farmhouse charm to any home. We have a large selection of milk glass in a variety of sizes and prices. | $4 – $22

Reclaimed Wool Throw

Made from vintage tweed wool and backed with new cozy fleece, this blanket will keep toes toasty warm on cold winter nights. Additional vintage and new blankets are also available. | $15 – $35

Reading Pillow

You first saw these featured in the Children’s Gift Guide, but they’re perfect for women too! Includes a handle and pocket for a book, magazine or tablet. Perfect for travel or for use at home. | $35

Hand-Painted Growth Charts

Perfect for Mom or Grandma! A fun way to track how much children are growing. More practical than ticks on a wall because you can take it with you if you ever move! Made from stained lumber and hand-painted with ruler details. Available in a small selection of styles. | $35 – $45

Iowa Ornament

The perfect gift for the out-of-towner. Send a little piece of Iowa with this fun ornament. | $6

Stay tuned…
We may be all about the women and children, but tomorrow we show you we can take care of the MEN in your life too!

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