2023 Editorial Holiday Gift Guide


The temps are dropping, lights are being strung and Mariah is filling our ears with holiday cheer—which means gift giving season is here. From dishware to footwear, caviar-themed treats and more, Editor in Chief Lindsey Shook shares what is on her list to both give and receive this holiday season.

I indulge in caviar every chance that I get, but I especially love to serve it during the holidays. This year I plan to dish it up in the Caviar Set by Greggio available at Artemest. Its simple, chic and offers plenty of space for all garnishes. –$1,135

Anything Tyler Hays creates speaks to my soul including the BDDW Bather Jigsaw Puzzle—a hand-painted work of art that will turn any room into a dream. – price available upon request

There is no question, Schiaparelli’s return—led by visionary designer Daniel Roseberry—has rocked the fashion world in the best way possible. I can’t stop dreaming about the Visage brooch by Schiaparelli that perfectly captures their signature, surreal style. – $1,950

This year, Hanukkah has a much deeper meaning. Give the gift of light and prayer for peace by gifting this modern and moving Goldie Menorah by Style Union Home, available at row.$250

Comfortable yet cool is my vibe for 2024. I am obsessed with these Subu slippers designed by multi-disciplinary artist Yinka Ilori for MoMa that are stamped with one of his colorful prints, inspired by West African textiles. – $79

Known for producing everyday objects featuring works by the world’s top fine artists, Artware is the perfect place to shop for the collector in your life. I plan to serve libations from a set of the (Untitled) Pitcher by Kara Walker at my upcoming holiday fete. – $1,950

My go-to source for sharing the essence of California is Flamingo Estate. Celebrate your love of the Golden State by giving The Art of Hospitality gift box that features a clever combination of the Heritage olive oil (made from 150-year-old olive trees), Smoked Morita Chili Crisp (made with Chipotles from the Aquino Family high in the Veracruz Mountains of Mexico), Wildflower Honey (made on the estate) and more. – $200

Head over to Mark & Graham to monogram the perfect custom stocking stuffer—a Leather Charger Roll Up—that is both thoughtful and essential. – $49

Remind the ones you love not to take life too seriously with a set of the playful Balloon Tumblers with Painted Eye by Gohar that are made from Lobmeyr’s ultra-lightweight crystal and finished a glaring eye hand-painted by decorative artist and jewelry maker Ted Muehling. – $235

Promote a deeper connection to the cosmic world by giving a set of the Materia Prima Tarot Card Deck from Nickey Kehoe. Printed on luxurious, heavy playing card stock with an embossed linen finish, the 84-set card deck features artwork by Peter Dunham & Linnea Gits of Uusi. – $60

Inspire a memorable staycation by wrapping up the Santa Monica Weekender bag from Cleobella’s holiday collection by Katherine Schwarzenegger. The classic checkerboard print with leather trim was handmade in Bali and is the perfect size for any overnight stay. – $398

With delightful notes of jasmine, muguet, orange blossom, petitgrain and ylang ylang set in an alabaster vessel made by hand in India, the Persian Garden candle by Natasha Baradaran is a refreshing way to remind someone you love of spring. – $125

Haus of Hue has cleverly combined my love of caviar and comfort in their exclusive new line of apparel entitled—”Caviar Club”. I plan to rock this chic, Cavair Club green sweatshirt for the majority of my holiday escape to the mountains. – $65

I am an avid collector of ceramics and want everything Connecticut-based ceramist studio Dumais Made dreams up. Recently they released a magical holiday collection including the Holiday chiller, a handmade ceramic champagne bucket dipped in parchment that is perfect for year-round entertaining. – $225

For the chef in your life, gift a 10-piece set of CopperBond Induction cookware handmade of 100% copper core in Italy by award-winning kitchen brand Hestan that is oven safe to 600°F for superior cooking versatility. – $1,359

Give your favorite Angeleno a gift that will continue to give with a membership to PS—a private terminal experience located outside of LAX that offers access to an exclusive lounge designed by Cliff Fong where you can enjoy food and beverages before entering their private TSA and Customs clearance and being driven directly to your plane. – membership package options available here

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