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Your 2023 Dallas Holiday Gift Guide 

From toys to World Series gear to advent calendars, we have your holiday shopping list covered.
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The holidays are supposed to be the season of good cheer, but have you ever been to a mall in December? Everyone’s a Scrooge. It’s essential to make a list (and check it twice) before braving the halls of NorthPark or the Galleria this time of year. Ever in service of our readers, we’ve rounded up some of our favorite gifts across North Texas—most of which you can also order online. Happy shopping.

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Gift Card, The Scent Room 

Finding your signature scent is a personal endeavor. So instead of picking up something at the department store, get a gift card to this Best of Big D winner, which carries niche perfumes and fragrances.

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Kate Cate kate sandal market

Kate Cate Kate Sandal, $841, Market 

She’ll shimmy and sparkle with every step in these stunning strappy heels from Market. Dress them up for a New Year’s Eve party or rock them to brunch.

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pickleball kit enjoy the perk

Pickleball Kit, $25, Enjoy the Perk 

When you’ve got your mind on the game, it’s hard to remember anything else. This pickleball kit has everything, like electrolyte tablets and a hair tie, that the on-the-go dinker might need.

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rachel entwistle mini ouroboros huggies kat noelle

Rachel Entwistle Mini Ouroboros Huggies, $120, Kat + Noelle 

Add a touch of sssspice to your look with these snake hoops. The huggies are handmade in London with recycled 18-karat plated yellow gold.

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sling bag carla rockmore

Sling Bag, $195, Carla Rockmore 

Let’s face it: We all wish we can dress like TikTok star Carla Rockmore. Now you can at least accessorize like her with her new vegan leather sling bag.

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the desert rose butter squard away scarf herstory

The Desert Rose – Butter by Squard Away Scarf, $60, HerStory

There is no accessory more utilitarian than a silk scarf. Wear it as an ascot, headband, belt, or even a top. And if you tire of wearing your scarf, just frame it on your wall. 

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custome handmade boot jack wilkinsons fine goods

Custom Handmade Boot Jack, $300, Wilkinson’s Fine Goods

Pulling off your cowboy boots at the end of the day is a two-person adventure worthy of any John Wayne Western. Make things easier with this customizable hand-tooled boot jack.

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engraved poker set be spokewolf etsy

Engraved Poker Set, $24.99+, BespokeWolf/Etsy 

Poker nights are sacred, everybody knows that. Show him how much you care with a custom embossed case that holds all his chips, dice, and cards from this local Etsy creator.

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mens leather puffer vest lucchese

Men’s Leather Puffer Vest, $595, Lucchese 

Not every day is going to be a boot day, but you can rock this leather Lucchese puffer and stay warm all winter long. It runs small, though, so consider sizing up.

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Garrison Brothers Small Batch Bourbon

Garrison Brothers Distillery makes the finest, handcrafted bourbon whiskey money can buy. It’s always been a great holiday gift for friends and family, or yourself.

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mini sling bag dlm supply

Mini Sling Bag, $89, DLM Supply 

It’s not a fanny pack, it’s not a murse, it’s a sling bag, but it can fit all your stuff and look stylish, too. Find it at DLM Supply. 

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proflex quarter zip mizzen main

ProFlex Quarter Zip, $138, Mizzen+Main 

Cold weather golfing is no joke. Stay warm in this quarter-zip, which is moisture wicking and has a four-way stretch that accommodates any golf swing.

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river wind bow tie from brackish

River Wind Bow Tie, $225, Brackish

Can’t get your outdoorsy dad all dressed up for that black-tie event? Inspire him with this pheasant and guinea feather tie from Brackish, which just opened a Dallas storefront.

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trex coco coir animal planeter dlm supply

T-Rex Coco Coir Animal Planter, $65, DLM Supply 

Terracotta pots are so humdrum and boring. Your young horticulturist will love watching their desktop garden grow in this whimsical dino planter from DLM Supply.

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alphabet mini throw blanket from all good things

Alphabet Mini Throw Blanket, $74, All Good Things 

Make those bedtime stories a learning moment with this alphabet throw. As you read your favorite book, your little one can spell out the words on the blanket.

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cait kids scooter

Scooter, $175, Cait Kids

If your kiddo isn’t ready for a bicycle yet, try this tri-wheeled scooter. They can zip around the neighborhood and keep all their pebbles and mementos in the sweet wicker basket.

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la fiamma grand kitchen jojo mommy

La Fiamma Grand Kitchen, $499.99, Jojo Mommy 

Too many little cooks in the kitchen? Give them their own. This tricked out toy kitchen has everything an aspiring chef needs, from a stovetop right down to the logs for the pizza oven.

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modern first library interabang books

Modern First Library, Interabang Books

Bedtime stories are a great way to foster a lifelong love of reading. Fill out your little one’s shelf with titles from Interabang’s Modern First Library, which includes all your favorite childhood classics.

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rodeo slippers baby bliss

Rodeo Slippers, $28, Baby Bliss 

These cozy, fuzzy rodeo-inspired slippers are perfect for any cowgirl and boy at heart. They have rubber soles, too, for wandering the house or going on outdoor adventures.

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the full set overt from herstory

The Full Set by OverT, $225, HerStory 

Can’t decide on which product to order? Just buy them all. This five-bottle set includes OverT’s retinol serum, with jojoba oil to sooth, a collagen-stimulating peptide, Vitamin C, and more.

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Fairmont Spa Austin Gift Card

Give the gift of relaxation! Discover memorable massages, luxe facials, and access to a serene solarium with skyline views.

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riki glo set from beautybio

Riki GLO Set, $399, BeautyBio

Vacuum away dirt, makeup, and blackheads from your pores with this GLOfacial cleansing tool. The Riki Loves Riki x Beauty Bio kit also includes a lighted mirror with magnifying and phone mount attachments.

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sending healing vibes box from arinna gifts

Sending Healing Vibes Box, $64, Arinna Gifts 

Sometimes, the most healing thing you can do is embrace a day of hygge. Curl up with a blanket, thick socks, and coffee, courtesy of this local maker.

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snowman bath bomb white rock soap gallery

Snowman Bath Bomb, $14, White Rock Soap Gallery 

We bet Frosty the Snowman never expected to melt away in hot water. Get in the holiday spirit with this fun bath bomb from White Rock Soap Gallery.

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the canopy humidifier starter set from bluemercury

The Canopy Humidifier Starter Set, $150, bluemercury 

In the immortal words of Ned Stark, winter is coming. And with it, dry skin. Save face (literally) with this humidifier from bluemercury, which helps fight redness, irritation, and dullness.

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beauty holiday advent calendar 2023 from neiman marcus

Beauty Holiday Advent Calendar 2023, $225, Neiman Marcus

For skincare gurus, it’s Christmas morning all month long, thanks to this advent calendar from Neiman’s. Each day, unwrap a beauty sample from some of your favorite brands, like La Mer, Estee Lauder, and Bobbi Brown.

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corsica wine cheese picnic basket from dlm supply

Corsica Wine & Cheese Picnic Basket, $98.95, DLM Supply 

You don’t always need the full spread for your picnic getaway. This wicker basket fits all you really need: two bottles of wine and a cheese board.

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Cincoro Añejo

Searching for a gift for someone who has everything? Cincoro Tequila, founded by five NBA legends, is rich and delicious, the perfect gift for luxury spirits aficionados.

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gatsby glass tumblers from all good things

Gatsby Glass Tumblers, $42, All Good Things

These Art Deco-inspired glasses are perfect for sipping whiskey while staring at green lights across a bay, or White Rock Lake—just maybe avoid any nearby pools.

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marble acacia wood mortar set from favor the kind

Marble Acacia Wood Mortar Set, $48, Favor the Kind

Kitchen tools should be useful, but why can’t they be pretty, too? Whenever you aren’t using this mortar and pestle set, you can leave it staged on your countertop.

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nostalgia gift box from eataly

Nostalgia Gift Box, $249.90, Eataly

If you’ve ever felt like Eat, Pray, Loving through Italy, try this gift box first. It’s filled to the brim with Italian foodstuffs, like olive oil, pesto, cookies, and more.

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the full gummy gift box foxtrot gummy

The Full Gummy Gift Box, $59.99, Foxtrot

Forget visions of sugar plums, this holiday season we’re dreaming of gummy worms. This gift box includes tart, sweet-and-sour, and, of course, chewy treats the whole family will enjoy.

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La Pulga Tequila

Don’t show up empty handed at your next holiday gathering. Share the spirit of DFW’s new additive free tequila. Cheers!

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whiskey spill scout design studio

Whiskey Spill, $55, Scout Design Studio 

Don’t cry over spilled whiskey with this delightful art piece from Scout. Use it to accent your bar cart setup, or place it on your couch and prank-scare your guests.

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dallas toile coasters favor the kind

Dallas Toile Coasters, $48, Favor the Kind

Instead of the pastoral scenes typical of toile, opt for these Dallas-centric Katie Kime-designed coasters. Perfect for locals or those missing North Texas, they feature Reunion Tower, the State Fair, big hairdos, and more.

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Duckworth Premium Sipping Vodka

One of the smoothest and highest quality vodkas in the world. Easy to order online. Makes a great holiday gift.

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hanging toiletry kit leatherology

Hanging Toiletry Kit, $160, Leatherology 

What’s someone to do when the hotel bathroom has no counter space? Just hang your toiletries on the door. This water-resistant kit has pockets for every essential, plus a hook for easy hanging.

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hello from texas coco andrea

Hello from Texas, $70, CocoAndre 

The only thing better than the Lone Star State is the Lone Star State made of chocolate. This CocoAndre variety pack includes a chocolate cactus, boot, and Texas, plus a map and some pecan treats.

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texas baseball world champions caricatures breaking t

Texas Baseball: World Champions Caricatures, $32, Breaking T

Where would we be without Adolis García, Corey Seager, and the rest of the Texas Rangers? Keep the World Series celebrations up with this caricature tee.

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the dallas basket enjoy the perk

The Dallas Basket, $95, Enjoy the Perk 

Taste North Texas with this basket chock-full of local goodies from spots like Dallas Caramel Company and Rib Rangers. Whether you’re headed Atlantic to Pacific, it makes a great road snack when the traffic is terrific.

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yachting treasure hunt from neiman marcus

Yachting Treasure Hunt, $485,000, Neiman Marcus 

Sail through Indonesia on this 2023 Neiman Marcus Fantasy Gift. The package includes a $150,000 jewelry shopping spree, plus an exciting adventure retracing the voyages of Chinese pirate queen Shen Shih that’s complete with clues to solve.

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D Magazine Subscription, $19.99 for 12 issues

Not to toot our own horns, but we think a D Magazine subscription makes a pretty great gift. Get all our favorite dining recommendations, see the Best of Big D winners, and more. 

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drumlight bluetooth speaker from stanley korshak

Drum Light Bluetooth Speaker, $75, Stanley Korshak 

Having music blasting around the house is a must, but the large subwoofer you bought for parties isn’t always the vibe. Try this pretty beechwood speaker that’ll blend seamlessly into your decor.

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ilex avocado vase from the conservatory

Ilex Avocado Vase, $60, The Conservatory

If you’re tired of paying an arm and a leg for avocados at the grocery store, it’s time to start growing your own. And this vase, which germinates one seed, is perfect for any small space.

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noir 2024 calendar from bellinvito

Noir 2024 Calendar, $145, Bell’INVITO

Everyone needs a calendar. And sure, you could find one with mountains or Monet paintings or cats misbehaving. But this gold-edged calendar will be a classy addition to your office.

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oendulux alarm clock from stanley korshak

Pendulux Alarm Clock, $130, Stanley Korshak

Everyone is so glued to their phones these days, it’s nice to have something analog. This sleek, aviation-inspired alarm clock makes the perfect addition to your nightstand.

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terracotta ceramics boot with matches from urban owl

Terracotta Ceramics Boot with Matches, $22.95, Urban Owl 

Hop on board the cowboy bandwagon—coastal, disco, what have you—with this adorable matchstick holder. Available at Urban Owl in Bishop Arts, this boot also comes in white, pink, and black.

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tic tac toe set from scout design studio

Tic Tac Toe Set, $330, Scout Design Studio

Acrylic games are all the rage these days, and they make a great coffee table display. But if acrylic chess is a little too highbrow for you, try a simple round of tic tac toe.

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Get all your home inspo from local shakers and makers in a subscription to D Home. See who are the best builders in town, or learn where to absolutely gorgeous mantels, and more.



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