Last Minute Gift Ideas from the Experts
Posted December 19, 2018
Just one more week until Christmas! Don't worry - our local experts on the Church Street Marketplace can help you pick out last minute gifts that everyone will love!
"Darn Tough Socks are the perfect last minute gift for anybody on your list! Give them the gift of warm cozy feet!"
"Oil Lamps are a Danforth specialty, extremely useful for ambiance and light, and available in a variety of sizes. We love the special meaning customers often relate to our oil lamps."
"For the lady in your life that is impossible to shop for: Comfy and cozy slippers! Dear Lucy has a large selection of slippers to give you plenty of options for your daughter, wife or mother!"
"Cashmere is timeless, luxurious and warm. Whether it be cardigan or pullover, it is always a classic and stylish look. A Repeat cashmere sweater is the perfect gift for that special someone to wear through the chilly winters and unpredictable Vermont
Lorre and Katherine's Suggestion:
"Luxurious cashmere ponchos in an array of colors make a great last minute gift! They can be worn year round in a variety of ways and are one size fits all - perfect for any woman."
Fred and Terry's Suggestion:
"We recommend our "Cigar Sampler" as a last minute gift idea. Each Cigar Sampler box contains 5 premium handpicked cigars by our staff and it makes a fabulous stocking stuffer!"
"Our faux fur Pom hats, cashmere wraps and leather gloves will complete any winter look this year and are the perfect gift to wrap under the tree!"
"Give her the moon and the stars! This beautiful necklace makes any outfit on any occasion special."
Mike and Stephanie's Suggestion:
"The official beanie of Vermont will make a perfect last minute gift or stocking stuffer for everyone on your list!"
"With SHARP holiday deals on cutlery, Kiss the Cook has great last minute gifts like specialty chef's knives to impress the cook in your life!"
"If you're looking for delicious holiday chocolates for family, friends, or colleagues, you can relax knowing there's something for every palate in this handsome gift box. From gourmet truffles to distinctive Chocolates of Vermont and luscious Specialty Creams, it's one assortment made to please them all!"
Trina and Brendan's Suggestion:
"These Maven beanies are perfect for everyone - they can be cuffed or worn slouched style all winter long! At just $25, the price is right and you'll be supporting a local Vermont brand."
"These beautiful WaterMark Map prints of Lake Champlain make the perfect last minute gift for anyone who loves Vermont or spending time out on the water! Prints come in a variety of sizes and are made by a local artist."
"Unique and handmade jewelry from local Burlington jeweler, Jen Kahn, makes a great gift! We sell an exclusive Stella X Kahn line."
"Practical, functional and a classic favorite! New Wayfarer sunglasses by Ray-Ban are available in a multitude of color combinations with sizes to fit most faces!"
Dave and Diana's Suggestion:
"Everyone would love to stay warm this winter in a Hoodie Scarf. Soft and comfy, this combo of hoodie and scarf makes a fun and practical gift! Priced from $14.95 to $18.50."
"Rx Glasses - Made to order in 15 minutes, $90 complete pair. After all, we can't gift what we can't see!"
"These pre-made gift bags featuring local spirits and liqueurs make coming up with a great gift easy, plus they are all packaged up and ready to be gifted!"
"Give the gift of comfort. Share the cozy feel with the ones you love!"
"This Olivina Apothecary line for men made from all natural and certified organic ingredients with an earth and health friendly bottom line makes the perfect last minute gift for any guy!"
"You can't go wrong with the comfy and cozy styles at Whim Boutique for the chilly days ahead! Open cardigans, hats and scarves are an easy gift she will love! Add a touch of bling with a simple necklace!"
"We love working with Courtney Reckord, one of our newest Vermont artists. She's inspired by our local geography, turning our favorite hiking spots into topographically accurate jewelry. From Camel's Hump to the Adirondacks, she captures the essence of our special region. These items are in sterling silver, and make a perfect gift for anyone who loves the Vermont outdoors!"