GiGi New York is the ultimate go-to for personalized leather bags, tech accessories, wallets and more. Give yourself the gift of organization with a new 2015 Datebook ($36 to $100), available in a rainbow of colors. Plus, for just $15 you can personalize it and add your initials.
Tucked away on P Street just across from Rose Park is Georgetown Emporium, where one-of-a-kind treasures await. Scoop up a vintage Hermès tie or scarf and give a true Parisian gift to the Francophile in your life.
If your loved one enjoys unwinding over a glass of wine, why not give a gift card for a vinotherapy spa day at the Jefferson Hotel? The Jefferson’s intimate spa utilizes fragrant botanicals and ancient traditions to deliver the ultimate relaxation. Guests can indulge in massages, facials, body treatments and a specialized vinotherapy (reflective of Thomas Jefferson’s passion for wine).
Invest in a new Barbour jacket, right on M St., for him or her.
Traveling this holiday season? Snatch up this textured leather passport cover and luggage tag set by British favorite, Smythson ($295 at Net-A-Porter). Available in emerald, yellow and fuchsia, the set is artfully decorated with gilded lettering and details.
Layer on style this holiday season with a cozy Vince sweater from CUSP by Neiman Marcus ($425). Made from luxurious yak wool, this new striped sweater will keep your gift recipient chic and warm.
ViaUmbria, a new pop-up shop on Wisconsin Avenue, has a great selection of hand-painted ceramics and fine linens, plus colorful pastas and savory seasonings to dolce up your loved one’s vita.