Sail through the holidays stress-free with this holiday guide.
SUSTAIN: HORSEMEN RECLAIMED CUSTOMS
Instead of gifting something that will end up rewrapped for someone else, find unique home-décor gifts at Horsemen Reclaimed Customs that your loved ones will actually use and enjoy. From plant hangers to cutting boards, shop local for the holidays and feel good about supporting a company with a near-zero-waste policy.
hrcbuilds.com, prices range from $35 to $125
SHINE: GO RINGS
Give a gift that gives back. Go Rings offers handcrafted, ethically made jewelry that supports cause-driven ventures. At checkout, customers can choose a cause to donate to, with 30 percent of each purchase funding someone to #GoDoGood. From the original Go Ring to earrings and necklaces, each piece is simple, refined and designed for everyday wear.
gorings.com, prices range from $15 to $40
COORDINATE: JOEY RO
You don’t want to leave your pup out of the matching family photo. Joey Ro offers stylish, durable and comfortable pet accessories with matching versions for humans. Twinning with your fur baby was never easier—or cuter! Become a founding supporter of this up-and-coming brand today.
igg.me/at/joeyro, prices range from $33 to $111
WORK IT OUT: ANOOK ATHLETICS
If you’re chasing a toddler or nursing a newborn —and especially if you’re doing both—Anook Athletics will make your holiday season easier. Created by a mom and prenatal yoga teacher, the Austin brand is filling the gap in the athletic-apparel market for moms who need comfortable, functional workout clothes throughout pregnancy and beyond.
anookathletics.com, prices range from $58 to $98
RELAX: THE MASSAGE STUDIO
Between making travel plans and RSVPing to holiday parties, you probably already have a few knots in your back. Work out your stress, take
a break from the holiday busyness and support a woman-owned business at The Massage Studio. The studio’s deep-tissue massage techniques will soothe muscle tension and soreness. From aromatherapy to pain-relieving gel, customize your experience for complete relaxation.
themassagestudio.com, prices range from $85 to $200
CELEBRATE: DESERT DOOR RIVER RITA
15 ounces Desert Door Original Texas Sotol
15 ounces white cranberry juice
5 ounces fresh lime juice
2 1/2 ounces agave nectar cranberries and rosemary for garnish salt (optional)
- Add sotol, juices and agave to a pitcher or punch bowl and stir vigorously.
- Top with frozen cranberries and fresh rosemary.
- Add ice just before serving or leave out for guests to self-serve.
- Prepare glasses with a salt rim if desired.
SNACK: CON OLIO
Impress your foodie friends with Con Olio’s olive oil and balsamic vinegar set. With no additives, chemicals or preservatives, the set makes the perfect hostess gift or delicious addition to your own holiday gathering. Just add bread and cheese for the ultimate dipping experience!