Our second-to-last holiday gift post includes stocking stuffers and cheap thrills. Our last post for 2015 will be the luxury edition, coming up early next week.
Italian violet pastilles (for spring lovers!) from Leone, $4.99 at Smallflower.
The 2ème Arrondissement candle from & Other Stories features a rose fragrance from perfumer Jerome Epinette: "The magic of deep blooming rose tells the story of our Paris Atelier." $25 at & Other Stories.
Philosophy's limited edition "ornament" holds a 15 ml travel spray of Fresh Cream: "Philosophy's fan-favorite Fresh Cream fragrance, a softly sweet, creamy vanilla eau de toilette, is all wrapped up for the holiday in exclusive ornament packaging, ready for gifting." $18 at Macy's.
A vetiver owl ornament: "Vetiver is the common name for a perennial grass native to India. The fiber of this special grass has many uses, from roof-thatch to animal feed, but in this case, the artisans of Pekerti in Indonesia use traditional crafting techniques to form an endearing animal ornament." $6 at Ten Thousand Villages.
From Persephenie, smelling salts duo, with 28g each of Mental Clarity ("wake up and revive with just a couple of whiffs") and Calm Balance ("Relax and unwind with deep inhalations"). $29 at Persephenie.
A holiday lip balm trio, with 4.8g tubes of Spicy Vanilla, Candied Orange & Almond and Candied Orange & Cinnamon, $9 at Yves Rocher.