The Darling 2015 Gift Guide

It’s here! The season where we pause, celebrate, reflect and cherish the ones we hold dear. While this can, most certainly, happen without any tangible things, just in case you wanted to wrap something pretty and share a token of love with a friend, we’ve rounded up a few of our favorite things to make your shopping a cinch.


Great George Watcha timeless timepiece with a unique square face made of genuine leather and polished rose gold. $249.

The Lip Slip by Sara Happ | you’ll never know what your lips are missing once you try this sparkling peach lip scrub (also available in a range of yummy scents) and perfected, “just the right amount of gloss” lip balm. $18-40.

Sudara Robe | every Sudara purchase goes to empower a woman rescued from sex-trafficking through fair wages and job training. made in India, this robe is cozy-morning soft + includes pockets! $68.

Koval Gin | for the design-savvy hostess who appreciates a simple, yet, delicious gin. this one is clean, with fresh golden citrus, white pepper and floral notes. cin cin! $38.

Flidais Parfumerie | beautifully bottled, natural scents that are hand-dropped and hand-etched. they are bold without being overpowering, and dainty without being sweet. contact for pricing.

LAEL | a messenger bag with a message to share. every purchase from LAEL feeds up to 90 orphans and homeless around the world. designed in Los Angeles with genuine leather and waterproof canvas. $149

London Tea Club | what better way to learn about tea than from our friends across the pond? each month receive speciality teas sourced from around the world + individual brewing instructions to craft the perfect cuppa. begins at £10/month.

K.Slade Tip Pouch | store a few of your favorite things in this made-in-the-USA  fabric and leather pouch. perfect for plane rides, minimalist-lovers and tote-carriers alike. $92.

Darner Socks | sleek and sophisticated, we never thought we’d look at socks as artsy, until now. $36-40.

Biossance ‘The Revitalizer’ Moisturizing Concentrateparaben-free, fragrance-free, 100% plant-derived Squalane to instantly hydrate the skin and increase cell turnover. launched with I AM THAT GIRL to passionately encourage self-care for young women right from the start. they’ve already donated $350,000 to support I AM THAT GIRL’s mission. #AllTheVibes. $58.

Bloom Lovely Journal | a daily companion to help women blossom into their best selves. It offers a daily quote about beauty and quick question for reflection to help women increase their self-worth and peace each day. eco-friendly, 100% recycled paper, and made in America. $17.

Rasi Wine | toast the end of the year + the start of the new with a small batch bottle of this California wine, made by female winemaker Rachel Silkowski. sign up via mailing list for pricing.

IJM Catalogue | last but in no way least, directly support IJM’s anti-trafficking efforts by shopping their catalogue of sponsorships. here you can purchase everything from trauma-related counseling for a child to covering trial fees, providing hot meals and blankets, or funding an entire rescue operation. $7-300+.

Happy Gifting!

Images via Milena Mallory



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2 COMMENTS
  • Lisa December 14, 2015

    Beautiful, no elegant gifts within a reasonable price-point. Best gift guide I’ve seen this season. Wish I had thought of it;)
    Happy holidays.

  • Anna Kate December 4, 2015

    Just bought a London Tea Club membership for my Mom! So perfect. Thanks Darling. 🙂

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