The tree is up, the stockings are hung … the only thing left? Gifts! For those of you who are still staring at your lengthy gift list, StyleBlueprint has your back. Whether you’re a last-minute shopper or you want to get it all done in one day, we have the ultimate holiday gift guide for you, and each item is $50 or less. Happy holidays, Memphis, and happy shopping!
We love these festive, bejeweled statement earrings! They come in three different colors and are perfect for holiday parties and gift swaps with girlfriends. Find them for $18 per pair at spruce.
We love a solid animal print — and these booties! They are so fun and can make any outfit more fashionable. Pair them with blue jeans, black denim, even a maxi or midi dress. Find them for $38 at Mozelle Boutique.
Tilton Street earrings
These “Fan Tassel Statements” can be paired with any outfit. Have a little black dress that needs some dressing up? A cream sweater with flared jeans that needs a finishing touch? Or a favorite turtleneck that needs some added flair? These are the perfect pair. Find them in cream, green or white for $50 online at Tilton Street.
In case you haven’t heard, hair accessories are all the buzz right now. They’re a sweet and fun addition to any outfit for that stylish gal you know! Did someone say stocking stuffers? Find these for $28 each at Sachi.
Urban Hardware earrings
Each Urban Hardware earring is handmade and can be custom-designed. This pair is made of brass and carved mother of pearl, making them a timeless accessory. Find them for $48 online at Urban Hardware Designs.
“I was in charge of the side dish.”
Wrap the bottle of wine or champagne for the host or hostess in a fun and festive bag guaranteed to make them smile — or pick up a few and be prepared for the holiday party season. Find this for $18 at Nine 01 Five 04.
Hot cocoa and Christmas mug
Nothing says “Merry Christmas” quite like hot cocoa in a festive mug. Whether your giftee prefers classic cocoa or is ready to indulge in double chocolate cocoa, both are delicious offerings. Find the cocoa for $13.95 and the mug for $19.95 at RSVP Stationer.
Southern Fried Design Barn tea towel
Ho Ho Ho Y’all! A festive tea towel is the ideal hostess gift for whomever hosts this year’s celebrations. These incredibly soft towels are not only adorable, they’re made in Tennessee. Find this towel for $18 at the SB Shop.
This hand-painted angel on a wooden block is a beautiful gift in neutral colors that can work with most color schemes, and it will stand out amongst a sea of wine bottles and typical hostess offerings. Find it for $18 at Warehouse 67.
This holiday-themed succulent garden is a lovely, long-lasting addition to any room! Gift it to the hostess to place atop the fireplace, on the office desk or the coffee table. Find it for $40 at Memphis Botanic Garden at their Gifts of the Green at the Garden.
GIFTS FOR THE BEAUTY LOVER
Lavender Grow Kit
This Lavender Grow Kit comes with a bamboo pot, lavender seeds, a sleep mask, pillow spray and a lavender soy candle. Get this for a teacher, your significant other, or even yourself for some relaxation time! Find this kit for $49 at Ménage Stationery & Fine Gifts.
What if we told you these could restore skin in just 20 minutes? MLift Masque is Mona‘s Proprietary Luxury Skin Care for brightening and restoring the face with stem cell growth factors. And, after one application, fold the sheet masque and return it to the serum for two to three more uses before throwing it away. It travels easily too! This is ideal for the person on your list who loves a self-care Sunday. Find these masques for $25 each at Mona Esthetics.
Sun Protection Duo
This holiday duo features a Mini Colorescience Total Protection Brush-On Shield SPF and a Mini Colorescience Lip Shine SPF 35 in a beautiful plum shade. Great for travelers and beauty lovers alike, find this set for $49 at Pavo Salon Spa.
Treat yourself or someone else with salty-sweet bath products. Each delightfully scented lotion, soap and body scrub is infused with essential minerals and elements, including pure pink Himalayan sea salt. It hydrates, replenishes and revives tired-looking skin. Mix and match this luxurious line to unwind and relax the body and mind. Find these bath products, ranging from $6 t0 $20, at The Salt Caves at Better Bodies Yoga.
Mom’s Spiced Tea Mix
Owner of Muddy’s Bake Shop, Kat Gordon sells this popular tea mix, but she didn’t make the recipe. Her mom used to make this tea mix to spread Christmas happiness, and it always got a great response. Now, you can purchase her mom’s famous tea for your own gifting. Just add hot water and enjoy! Pair it with Muddy’s Pure Vanilla Extract, which is made in-house with Singing Dog vanilla beans and real Kentucky Bourbon. Find the tea mix for $7.25 a bag, and the vanilla extract for $12 at Muddy’s Bake Shop.
Bloody Mary mix and skewers
It’s time to kick that Bloody Mary up a notch. These Garlic & Dill Tipsy Cocktail Stirrers are hand-packed with crunchy pickles, green olives, red peppers and delicious pearl onion. Pair them with the Bentley’s Barbecue Bloody Mary Mix, which has a zesty flavor that’s full of richness and tanginess, and you’ve got the perfect gift! Find the skewers for $9.50 and the Bloody Mary Mix for $11.25 at La Maison.
Southern Snacks cookbook
For the person in your life who loves spending time in the kitchen, pair this recipe book with some tasty honey for a culinary experience. With 77 recipes to try, they will enjoy this gift for some time! Find the honey and the Southern Snacks book for $30 total at Me and Mrs. Jones.
Packed with flavor and four favorite treats, this sweets box is fantastic for the sweet tooth on your list. Included are 12 marshmallow poppers, six original cookies, six chocolate cookies and eight rainbow cream bites, all heat-sealed to ensure freshness. Find this box for $35 at Sweet LaLa’s, or it can be shipped for $50.
Rendezvous gift bag
A Memphis classic, the Rendezvous gift bag gives a little taste of what the iconic restaurant has to offer. Featuring a bottle of mild barbecue sauce, a bottle of hot barbecue sauce, a bottle of Rendezvous’ famous seasoning and a bag of seasoned popcorn, all inside a reusable Rendezvous tote bag, this is a great gift for anyone who craves this iconic Southern flavor. Find it for $15.95 at Charlie Vergos’ Rendezvous or order online with shipping for $30 at hogsfly.com.
For the foodie in your life who enjoys culinary fineries, the gift of a high-quality cut of prime ribeye will have them dancing in the kitchen. Find these choice cuts for $39 each at Humphrey’s Prime Cut Shoppe.
Bootsie’s auces and seasoning
For the cook who loves to try new seasonings and sauces, this one is for them. With flavors like Sweet Heat Funk and Sweet N’ Smoke, you can bring a little bit of Memphis flavor to your kitchen table. Find the sauces for $7 and the seasoning for $6 at City Silo Table + Pantry.
Custom caramel gift set
This sweet treat in a cute box that reads “Family Matters” will give loved ones that warm and fuzzy feeling. Each box contains four 4-ounce boxes of caramel with 16 pieces inside each. You can choose from the following five flavors to finish out the assortment: Original Salted Caramels, Smoked Butterscotch Caramels, Irish Cream Caramels, Chocolate Peppermint Crunch Caramels and Bourbon & Maple Pecan Caramels. Find this box for $38.95 online at Shotwell Candy Co.
Family recipe book
Keep those near and dear family recipes (looking at you, Grandma’s apple pie) right at their fingertips this holiday season with a family recipe book. Not only will they love filling it with their favorite dishes, but they’ll also appreciate the opportunity to create a new family heirloom to pass along through generations. Find this recipe book for $12.99 at Novel.
Kettle Brothers Gourmet Kettle Corn
Know someone who has a love for popcorn? Grab them this four-pack sampler that features one bag each of Cookies & Cream, Cinnamon Roll, Smokin’ White Cheddar and Heavenly Cake. YUM! Find this sampler pack for $20 at SB Shop.
Make the holidays that much sweeter with some tasty desserts! Smallcakes offers cake jars, cupcakes, decorating kits, homemade ice cream, cookie and brownie platters, and more. Pick one up for the kiddo, hostess or mother-in-law, en route to the holiday celebration. Treats start at $6.75 at Smallcakes Collierville.
Bluff City Toffee
Locally made and sourced, these delicious chocolates are great for teachers, coworkers or even stocking stuffers. Choose between dark chocolate with sea salt or milk chocolate with pecan truffle. The 4-ounce box is $10, and the 8-ounce box is $18.95 at Bluff City Toffee.
FOR THE MEMPHIS LOVER
Memphis Magic calendar
There’s no denying that Memphis has a vibrant history, culture, food and music scene. This 2020 calendar celebrates the city and all that it has to offer. The 11-by-14-inch calendar features famous Memphians’ birthdays, Memphis events and well-known landmarks. Find it for $40 online at Erika Roberts Studio.
“Memphis is my happy place”
For the Memphis lover, these adorable tea towels will look great in the kitchen, on a bar cart or even hanging in the powder room. And, the recipient will no doubt be “happy” every time she sees it! Find these tea towels for $14.50 each at Babcock Gifts.
901 tea towel
Show your 901 love in the kitchen or on the grill! Home of the blues, jazz and rock n’ roll, this towel will make any Memphis lover beam with pride. Find it for $24 online at Deanna Hamsley Artwork.
Memphis mug and print
Featured in these Memphis prints are local favorites: BBQ, The Pyramid, Crosstown Concourse, Poplar Avenue, music notes and more. Whether you want to get your friend a print for their office, or grab an adorable mug that will remind them of the 901 every morning, these will bring a smile to their face. Find the 5-by-7-inch print for $12 and the mug for $20 online at Signet Sealed.
For the ultimate Tigers fan, give them this pillow to place on their patio, couch or bed. It’ll never go out of style or season! Find it for $48 at Sheffield’s Antiques Mall.
Rep the 901
Celebrate Memphis’ 200th Anniversary with a commemorative 901 hat that comes in royal blue, red, washed gray and camouflage. These are perfect stocking stuffers! Find them for $25 at Lansky Bros.
FOR THE BUSY BEE
South of Hampton luggage tag
Personalize and identify your luggage with this custom tag. It’s stylish, practical and features a convenient ID window. Pick your color and monogram style, and ensure they’ll never lose their luggage again! Find these for $32 each at SB Shop.
For the girl on the go, this wallet will help simplify her busy lifestyle. Great for storing cards, cash and whatever else she may need, this piece can easily be thrown in any bag for simple, practical use. Find it for $48 at Coming Attractions.
Good as gold
For the busy gal who is always on-trend, these gold bags are a must-have gift! Whether they’re into a smaller crossbody or backpack fit, these are sure to match any outfit. They are great for festive events! Find them for $48 each at Sugar Plum Consignments.
For that traveling friend who never seems to slow down, we’ve found something that they can use from day to night. Easy to carry or attach to your luggage or keys, this wallet is big enough for cards and cash, yet small enough to be ultra travel-friendly. Find it for $18 at Falling Into Place.
There’s nothing this Vooray duffel can’t handle. Gym after work? No problem. Weekend getaway? No problem. For the active friend on your list, who is always looking to hit a yoga class before or after they clock in, this is bound to be their new favorite thing. Find it for $40 at Hot Yoga Plus.
Barefoot Dreams scarf
Say hello to your (or your friend’s) new favorite winter accessory! These comfy yet stylish Barefoot Dreams scarves are great for those who run errands in the chilly weather, want to pair a jacket with a warm accessory, or simply want something cozy for hanging around the house. Find them for $48 each at Dazzle.
Gift these socks to the comfortable clothes enthusiast on your list. Whether stuffed in a stocking or wrapped up with a bow, these socks are sure to give the recipient the “warm fuzzies.” Find them for $24 at The Pink Nest.
No matter their personality, these funny yet super cozy sleep t-shirts will make your loved one smile. These are perfect for your girlfriend’s gift exchange. Find them for $30 at A Fitting Place.
One can never have too many blankets. Cuddle up by the fire, hang out on the couch, or even take it outside on the patio — this is your new favorite snuggle accessory. Find these for $48 each at Dixie Pickers.
SCENTS & SMELLS
Not only do these Capri Blue candles smell delicious, but the glitter finish puts the icing on the cake. They’ll brighten up a space and spread some holiday cheer! Find them for $32 each at Southern Muse.
Balsam Fir candle
Hand-poured, these candles will have your home smelling like Christmas. Crisp Balsam Cedar, combined with the earthy sap of the Frasier Fir, brings a winter candle scent that’s both woodsy and fresh. And, it has a 40 to 50 hour burn time! Find it for $36 at the SB Shop.
FOR THE PET LOVERS
Hollywood Feed treats
In honor of the King, Hollywood Feed’s new biscuit recipe features peanut butter, banana, bacon and maple syrup. Any hound dog will love them! Find them for $10.99 at Hollywood Feed.
Dwell & Good: Terrazzo Treats pet mat
Show your pet some love with this cute vinyl pet mat from Dwell & Good! These offer an added measure of protection and fun under a pet’s food and water bowls. Available in two colors, as well as two sizes to fit any decor, space and budget. Find them starting at $25 at SB Shop.
FOR THE KIDDOS
These darling stuffed animals and matching book by Jellycat will inspire the little one in your life to play and learn. Plus, they are super-soft and cuddly. Find the stuffed moose and other animals, starting at $28, and the book for $18, at Cotton Tails.
Turkish-T children’s Hamptons poncho
This low-twist cotton poncho is made from super soft and absorbent material, creating the perfect summertime beach poncho to use for tons of trips to come. Light enough to carry easily to the beach, but thick enough to keep you warm should you stay past sundown, this is an excellent gift for the little one. Find this poncho for $48 at the SB Shop.
GIFTS THAT GIVE BACK
Mighty Lights donation
Dedicate one of the Mighty Lights LEDs to someone or something that brightens your world this holiday season. Your $50 tax-deductible donation allows you to pick and personalize a specific light on the Hernando de Soto bridge. Donate at Mighty Lights.
Love Your Melon
Just like their motto, love your melon with these trendy beanies. Not only will you be fashionable, but 50% of each purchase goes to charitable programming through Love Your Melon for children and families fighting cancer. Find these beanies for $50 at Truffle Pig.
We wish you a happy holiday season! Happy gifting, Memphis!
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