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Gramercy Gift Guide

Pepper Home Dining Bundle

4 placemats, 4 napkins, 4 cocktail napkins...oh my!

 

Pepper home is an affordable tableware company aiming to quickly transform your space with just a few key pieces. Gift a curated set to the recipient who's moving into a new place (i.e. the graduate or the newly engaged couple)!

 

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Pepper Home Tea Towels

Add a splash of color to his/her kitchen with new tea towels!

 

Pepper home is an affordable tableware company aiming to transform interiors by adding playful pieces to your dinning table. 

 

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A Pepper Home Bundle

Add a splash of color to his/her space with a curated set of table linens!

 

Pepper home is an affordable tableware company aiming to transform interiors by adding playful pieces to your dinning table. 

 

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Baccarat Bud Vase

This bud vase is one of the entry price-points within this high-end french crystal line.  Additionally, the aesthetic is relatively transitional - allowing itself to look good in a variety of interiors (traditional, transitional, country, coastal, shabby-chic, mid-century).

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Blue Hill Farm Pantry Basket

For the recipient who knows of Blue Hill Farm...they will be thrilled to receive this gift basket. 

For the recipient who is NOT familiar with Blue Hill Farm, they will be happy you introduced them to this foodie favorite!

    

6-10 business days

$14

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Message enclosure is free. Be sure to include your note in the "Special Request" field during checkout.  The package will arrive recipient-ready as shown in images #2 and #3! 

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Address Embosser

A very practical gift that will get a ton of mileage! At $30, this Neiman Marcus embosser definitely gets you a lot of bang for your buck!

10-20 business days

Free!

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Message enclosure and gift-wrap are not offered. Visit our gift-wrap blog post for wrapping ideas!

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Bernard Maisner's Personalized Name in Calligraphy Paperweight

The perfect gift for the recipient that appreciates beautiful script.  This paperweight will spruce up his/her desk for many years to come!  

6-10 business days

Shipping costs vary by ship-to location. Expect between $10-$20. 

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Message enclosure and gift wrap are not offered. Visit our git-wrapping blog post for gift-wrapping inspiration! 

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A Coffee Table Book

You know him/her better than us...therefore, we are not necessarily suggesting you buy the coffee table book "Fashion In Film" but rather, gift a book for this occasion!  Think of a hobby, topic, or destination he/she really likes!  Some of our favorites are listed below.

 

 

If you don't want to mess with wrapping, we recommend buying directly from Assouline, as their packaging is impeccable (as shown in image #3).    

Louis Sherry Truffles

These truffles come in a sophisticated and travel-friendly box making them a great hostess gift.  

 

 

6-10 business days.  

Shipping cost varies by ship-to location.  Expect between $10-$20. Load up on all your gifting needs for the season in one checkout to minimize shipping expense. 

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No need to wrap, give as is.

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Claus Porto Soaps

Transiting with a hostess gift can be tricky... Chocolate...it might melt. Wine...TSA regulations. Housewares...too heavy. Cosmetics...TSA regulations. The list goes on.

 

Therefore, by process of elimination, soaps and stationery are really great bets! We love these Clause Porto soaps because they are hand-packaged in beautiful wrapping inspired by old labels and patterns found in Claus Porto's archives.

6-10 business days

Free!

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Gift-wrap and message enclosure are free! When you are taken to the shipping screen during checkout, be sure to check the box "Net-a-porter signature packaging" and the box "Check box if this is a gift and enter optional gift card message here" and proceed with writing your gift message. 

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Jo Malone Engraved Bottle

Jo Malone has long been a great gifting go-to, but did you know they offer bottle engraving?!?!? Engraving is an additional $30 and adds a particularly nice gifting touch for clients, bridesmaids, best friends, you name it! 

8-10 business days

Free!

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Gift-wrap and message enclosure are free! Be sure to check the "Wrap Together" and "Add Gift Message" options during checkout and proceed with writing your note.

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Apolis Market Bag

Why not get something that will make grocery shopping stylish and more fun?

 

Apolis is a company that allows you to custom create your own market bag.  The bags are incredibly sturdy and handsome...they will be a staple in the recipients life for years to come!  A very popular "customization approach" is to create a market bag specific to the city the giftee lives in.  

 

We should also mention that Apolis is a certified B corporation which means they have designed their business to make a social impact.  

 

10-15 business days

$8.50  

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Message enclosure is free but gift-wrap is an additional $8. 

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Felix Doolittle Address Labels

Who wouldn't want to slap one of these adorable return address labels on their outgoing mail?  Secretively, ask your hostess for her address before arrival, and custom order these for her!

 

6-10 business days

Shipping charges are based on the ship-to location.  Expect charges between $6-$12.  

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Message enclosure and gift-wrap are not offered. The package will arrive as shown in images #4-6.  Visit our gift-wrap blog post for wrapping ideas!

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Rococo Chocolates

For an over-the-top and notable hostess gift send this beautiful hat box of British chocolates!  Rococo chocolates are packaged to perfection and delicious!  Plus, shipping is somewhat reasonable at ~$25 (as the chocolates ship from England).  We definitely think enduring the shipping cost is worthwhile when you really want to wow your host/hostess!   

6-10 business days

~$25   

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Message enclosure is free!  Be sure to submit you gift message in the "Gift message (optional)" field during checkout. 

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A Bounty Hunter Gift Box

Wine curated by true aficionados.  

6-10 business days

Free!

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Message enclosure is free. Be sure to check the box "Add a Gift Message" prior to proceeding to checkout..  The package will arrive recipient-ready! 

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Tiffany Notebooks

Give a gift that future guests can enjoy! These classic cloth notebooks will allow future guests to jot down notes, and also make very handsome bedside table accessories!

6-10 business days

Free!

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Tiffany items will always arrive packaged in their signature robin's egg blue box with a white bow!  However, be sure to click the hyperlink "customize my gift message" at checkout to ensure you add your own personal remarks to the recipient.

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Guest Towels

Gifting guest towels is a sweet and sophisticated gift, especially when they are high-end hand made ones from Julia B. Couture.

Delivery is between 2-8 weeks so be sure to place your order early! 

Approximately $22

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Gift-wrap and message enclosure are free! Be sure to click the box entitled "add gift wrapping and message at no additional charge" during checkout.

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Some less expensive alternatives...

Dempsey & Carroll Personalized Stationery

Dempsey & Carroll has been a purveyor of fine stationery since 1878.  While the shop sells all types of beautiful stationery, we particularly love the simplicity and modernity of this hand-lettered set.  

 

8-10 business days

$5-$10 (depending on ship-to location)  

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The gift will arrive in Dempsey & Carroll's signature linen blue box. However, if you prefer additional wrapping, you can leave a message in their "Special instructions for the seller" field and ask that they also wrap the gift and include a note. We suggest you also call to ensure that they see your request. 

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Giant Jo Malone Candle

File this under "gift to give when you want to make a big statement!!!!" While expensive, this GIANT candle will keep giving FOREVER! It's definitely one of those items that someone wouldn't buy for themself, but will definitely use and appreciate if given to them!

6-10 business days

Free!

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Gift-wrap and message enclosure are free! Be sure to check the "Wrap Together" and "Add Gift Message" options during checkout and proceed with writing your note.

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Assouline Book

Assouline books make perfect gifts.  Why?  Because their presentation is impeccable and their array of subject matter is sure to hit on something he/she likes!  Pick a topic close to his/her heart! 

 

6-10 business days.  

Free if over $100! 

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Gift-wrap and message enclosure are an extra $5. We highly suggest you pay the extra $5 because it elevates the gift (as seen in image #3). Be sure to check the box "Free upgrade: I would like to complete my order with signature gift wrapping". Gift will arrive as shown in images #2 and #3.

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Mottahedeh Picnic Plates (Boxed set of 4)

The perfect gift for the hostess (especially one who appreciates a good picnic)!  These reusable tin plates are not only adorable but also extremely practical! 

6-10 business days

$15

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No need to gift wrap! Tie a bow around the tin and gift as is! 

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Blue Hill Farm Sweet Jam Set

For the recipient who knows of Blue Hill Farm...they will be thrilled to receive this small gift basket.

 

For the recipient who is NOT familiar with Blue Hill Farm, they will be happy you introduced them to this foodie favorite!  

      

6-10 business days

$14

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Message enclosure is free. Be sure to include your note in the "Special Requests" fields during checkout.  The package will arrive recipient-ready! 

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Boulud Gift Box

Perfect treats to send clients or friends!       

6-10 business days 

$25

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Message enclosure is free. Be sure to include your note in the "Do you want to add a gift message?" field during checkout.  The package will arrive recipient-ready! 

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Cipriani Panettone (Available on Amazon)

A fun and festive alternative to bringing wine!   

The suggested retailer for this item is Amazon, therefore, depending on your membership, this could arrive as soon as next day.

The suggested retailer for this item is Amazon, therefore, depending on your membership, this could ship free.

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Bring as is, no need to add any additional wrapping.

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Yoku Moku Japanese Cookie Cigars

These delicious treats are the perfect compliment to the dessert or coffee course of a dinner party! Gift to your hostess so she can enjoy using them in the future!

The suggested retailer for this item is Amazon, therefore, depending on your membership, this could arrive as soon as next day.

The suggested retailer for this item is Amazon, therefore, depending on your membership, this could ship free.

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Bring as is, no need to add any additional wrapping.

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Venchi Chocolate Cigar Sampler Gift Box

A great celebratory gift!  Better than regular chocolate and healthier than regular cigars!  

 

2-5 business days

$5  

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John Derian Tray

John Derian decoupage trays make perfect gifts. Why? Because they can be used to accessorize anything...desks, vanities, living rooms...you name it!  We especially like these alphabet trays since they can be gifted to just about anyone! 

 

6-10 business days.  

$20 flat rate (therefore, load up on all your gifts at once!) 

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Message enclosure is free but a gift box is an extra $3. You can choose to include a gift box when adding the item to your cart.

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BergHOFF Mortar and Pestle

Chosen By: Katzie Guy-Hamilton

Chef, Author

Selected by our culinary guest gift-spotter Katzie!  She uses this mortar and pestle for EVERYTHING. She combines fresh whole spices (coriander is a go-to) and a bit of olive oil and lemon to create clean and simple dressings. She absolutely swears by her mortar & pestle, even using it as a serving vessel!  Gift this to the budding chef in your life that needs in on this go-to tool! 

 

6-10 business days.  

$9  

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Gift wrap is not offered, however, message enclosure is available at checkout. 

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Homenature Horn Napkin Rings

Chosen By: Katzie Guy-Hamilton

Chef, Author

Selected by our culinary guest gift-spotter Katzie!  Homenature is one of her favorite stores and these napkin rings are her go-to, especially when paired with these napkins in mauve.  Gift these to the entertainer in your life, horn is so versatile and will go in almost any home!  Homenature has locations in both downtown and uptown Manhattan. 

 

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Couleur Nature Apron

Chosen By: Erin Banta & Kelsey Brown

Founders, Pepper Home

Selected by our guest gift-spotters Erin & Kelsey! They love the cheerful designs these aprons bring to the kitchen!

 

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Pepper Home Napkins

Add a splash of color to his/her space!

 

Pepper home is an affordable tableware company aiming to transform interiors by adding playful pieces to your dinning table. 

 

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