Shop & Be Merry Gift Guide

Stocking Stuffers

Brand new baby in the family? What new grandma wouldn't love a customizable ornament?? Available at Adela's. Colorful and graphic coin purses are the perfect gift for the person who needs to keep it all together! Available at Flirt Clothing Boutique. And these monogrammed Grinch earrings are our pick for adding just the right amount of festive levity into the season. Available at Vogue on Court. Need something cool for that eco friendly person on your list? Check out Stasher, the reusable silicone storage bag that's good for you and the planet. Available at Thymely Solutions.

Stocking Stuffers for Kids

Got a budding artist in the family? Colorful pens, pencils and other art supplies are gifts that help unlock dormant creativity. Find an abundance of art supplies at Cindy's Artbeat. And what kid (young or old) doesn't want to have a snowball fight indoors?? These snowballs, available at Chickadee, are actually crunchy, squishy stress balls that crunch like real snow. And if you need a way to keep little hands busy, consider a Stuff a Bear mini... perfect size to fit in a stocking and interactive enough to keep little ones engaged. Available at Stuff a Bear and More.

Gifts of Well Being

Keep your holidays stress free with these gifts of well being. Roll on Aromatherapy is always handy and portable. Grab a couple at Revelations Bookstore and keep them on hand. Or try some flower essences from Thymely Solutions. (they also make great gifts for that special someone in your life). Nora Fleming body products (available at Adela's) nourish the skin with essentials oils... a great gift for any home (or yourself!) Or how about a Prayer Box? This little gem keeps the worries out of your head. Pick up a couple at Flirt Clothing Boutique.

Gifts for the Home

Beautiful things for your home abound in Fairfield! Garden Art Poles, available at Adela's, can be placed indoors out out. And they can order custom address poles for you as well! The At Home Store is loaded with beautiful cookware and tableware, while Thymely Solutions has beautiful candle warmers and tabletop decor. Kim's Kottage has an abundant supply of decorative pillows and Stuff a Bear and More stocks Candle Barn candles. Pecan Pie scented candles?? Ah... yes please!

Gifts to Eat & Drink

Jams, jellies, imported sauces and vinegars abound at the At Home Store (wouldn't these make a great gift basket??) Add in some wine from our own award winning winery, Cedar Valley Winery or choose from the international selection at Somm Wines. And what's a foodie gift basket without some chocolate?? Find these yummy bars at Thymely Solutions. And when all else fails, think about gifting a gift certificate to one of Fairfield's many restaurants!

Gifts in the Spirit of the Season

Nothing puts you more in the mood for the holidays than fir balsam sachets from the At Home Store. And Adela's is stocked with tons of holiday decor for decking your halls. Now is the time to bring your family photos to Frontline Print and Web to create custom Holiday cards and gifts. Let them help you add a little personal touch to your holiday greetings!

Gifts for Her

If you want a very special gift for that special lady, consider the handmade jewelry offered at Zax on the north side of the Square. The silver work is amazing (and they offer classes... might make a cool gift as well!) Handbags are always a welcome gift... these are from Vogue on Court. Or consider handmade earrings from Cindy's Artbeat or a Pandora collectable from Adela's. The colorful woman in your life is gonna love the ice-dyed leggings offered at Cindy's Artbeat but for a more subdued look, the jean leggings at Flirt Clothing Boutique fits the bill! If you are looking for a unique jewelry collection, head to the artisan shop, Crest Jewel. Their colorful handmade designer pieces are made of natural gemstones and beads.

Gifts for Him

Let's face it, the dudes can sometimes be difficult to shop for. But we've found some treasures to share with you, like "made for men" grooming products, available at Kim's Kottage and Bee Manly Beard Balm, an organically certified product found at Thymely Solutions. Adela's puts forth a great display of team friendly items and tailgating supplies. Vogue on Court will keep him warm with his favorite beverage in their special tumblers and keep his head warm with Local Trojan supporting caps.

Gifts for Kids

Pleasing the kiddos at Christmas time is usually a pretty easy thing to do... especially if you check out these Fairfield Shops. Chickadee stocks an entire gamut of fun finds, including puppets, games, and educational toys. Stuff a Bear and More will get you and your kids addicted to some fluffy animals. They are loaded to the rafters with stuffed animals that you and your kids actually stuff. Then take some time to outfit your critter with festive looks. They'll even make you a gift box for under the tree. Handmade wool dolls are a specialty at Cindy's Artbeat. These one of a kind dolls are destined to become a cherished companion.

Gifts for Fun

Somebody at Kim's Kottage has a great sense of humor and their gift selections show it! Need to add a little more fun in your life? Check out puzzles with a twist or some catchy socks from Two Left Feet. Someone on your gift list is gonna love these! Or maybe you're best friend is into cat yoga and these cat yoga towels are the perfect thing for dabbing beads of sweat after a workout. Find this cute towels at Thymely Solutions.

Gifts to Keep You Warm

Winter is coming! And you can never have enough cozy clothing. Vogue on Court has you covered with hats and handmade mittens. Colorful socks from Thymely Solutions are sure to become mood lifters, and cozy jackets and leggings from Flirt Clothing Boutique will please any lady on your list. The University Store on the MUM Campus has a special place in our hearts when it comes to keeping warm. They offer a beautiful line of cashmere scarves, shawls, blankets. And pick up some ice cleats while you're at it!

Gifts for Pet Lovers

We all have them... friends and family members who LOVE their pets! Here's a few ideas to brighten things under their tree this year. From pillows to wooden plaques and garden flags, all from Kim's Kottage.