Silk&Burlap’s 2016 Gift Giving Guide

Silk&Burlap's 2016 Gift Giving Guide
The crisp chill of winter is in the air and we’re excited about all the incredible winter items we’ve hand-picked for the shop this season. Are you wondering what to get for your friends and family this year? Or maybe you need the perfect decoration to finish off your home before the holiday parties get here? Don’t worry, Silk&Burlap has the perfect gift giving guide for you. There’s a little something for everyone, and we let you in on why we especially love these designers.

What are you looking for? Take your pick!

Jewelry?

B.U. jewelry
What we love about B.U.:  Positive messages, sweet designs, everyday style on simple chains, and accessible price points.

My Saint, My Hero Jewelry
What we love about My Saint, My Hero:  Beautiful, spiritual messages. These are striking religious charms on heavy gauge-woven cording with an easy sliding slip knot. They empower women through meaningful work. Each piece is packaged on a card with an inspirational blessing, making it a complete gift.

Jessica Ricci Jewelry
What we love about Jessica Ricci: Each design is like exotic-found treasure, unique and special. Gorgeous artistry made with love and thoughtful design.

Amano Studio Jewelry
What we love about Amano Studio: A woman-owned jewelry studio and business — her bio says it all. Indie-made in California, great style, great packaging, and great prices for gift giving.

Pura Vida Bracelets
What we love about Pura Vida: Just one little bracelet makes us feel like we’re indulging our inner surf girl, ready for adventure. Handmade by 100+ artisans in Costa Rica, providing full-time jobs for artists. The waterproof bracelets are made of woven wax-coated cord, some with metal charms or embellishments. Wear in the shower, on the slopes, or surfing. Great price points. “Pura Vida” means Pure Life — choose to live life to its fullest. Amen to that!

Handbags?

Apolis Frederick, MD Market Bag
What we love about Apolis Market Bags: Unique design and sturdy, high-quality construction. The waterproof liner in the interior keeps everything dry, and the attention to detail with the leather handles is impressive. They’re a roomy size, and they shout out our hometown love. The bags are handcrafted in Bangladesh by a group of working moms for a fair trade salary and finished in California!

Toss Designs
What we love about Toss Handbags:  Made in San Francisco, CA, these bags show off our home state love! Great attention to quality and detail, effortlessly chic, always fun.

Accessories?

Marcia Made It
What we love about Marcia Made It: Sassy, funny totes, pouches, bangles and flasks with an easy price point for gift giving. This is for your favorite girlfriend, urban girl, or youthful-at-heart woman.

Alex & Ani
What we love about Alex & Ani: A positive message with every design! Each charm is paired with a meaningful card, and select styles donate a portion of proceeds to important charities. They’re stackable and collectable, expandable in size to fit all wrist sizes, with a great price point for gift giving. They make a great stocking stuffer and the meaningful message makes a special gift. Appeals to all ages.

Home Décor?

Voluspa Candles
What we love about Voluspa: Extremely clean-burning coconut wax blend, intoxicating scents, gorgeous and luxurious packaging, plus sharp price points for a luxury candle brand.

Barware?

W&P Barware and Entertaining
What we love about W&P: When it comes to entertaining and drinking with friends, what’s not to love? W&P glasses are stylish, fun, and well-crafted with a simple, straightforward design that appeals to both men and women. Urban style meets the craft cocktail movement!

Packed Party Disco Ball Cups
What we love about Disco Ball Cups: They’re a party on the go! These cute little drink tumblers appeal to anyone who likes a bit of fun. Take your favorite beverage (hot or cold) on the go in style. This is a woman-owned company built on a foundation of love and kindness. We’re raising our glasses — ahem, disco balls — to that. CHEERS!

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