Labor Day Gift Ideas. Curated by local DC artisans
It’s almost the last long weekend of the summer, the last days to savor those sun rays, school is back in session and the end of summer is officially near. The days are shorter, the weather is dropping and you’ll most likely spend more time indoors with the family. Even though summer is ending, it doesn’t mean you can’t have fun anymore. Luckily, there’s plenty to do during in preparation for the holidays and any future travels. With Halloween, Thanksgiving, Hanukkah and Christmas coming up, you might start thinking about holiday gifts for loved ones near and far. It’s also never a bad idea to send a just because gift to let your loved ones know you’re thinking about them. Beat the holiday rush and have one less worry.
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This Bloody Mary Travel kit includes the tools to craft two Bloody Mary cocktails mid-flight: small-batch Bloody Mary mix, pack of rimming salt, a travel-size bar spoon, a recipe card and a linen coaster. For those girls trips or a couple getaway, get the party started early and always be in a vacation state of mind. Just add the hard stuff and stir. For more yummy recipes, be sure to follow us on Instagram.
2. Flask Tree
Wooden flasks are a great sustainable gift and are wrapped in a piece of wood. Add this flask to your camping trips this wall season to always stay hydrated. The wooden material and texture adds a cozy look and feel for those log cabin vibes. Makes a fine gift as well to a brother, father, friend or neighbor, you can’t go wrong with this flask tree.
Sturdy weight white paper with crispy tacos made by local artist DC based artist Autumn Summer. Why be boring? When you can have some fun with this taco wrapping paper, perfect for a birthday party or a holiday present. Think outside the box with a unique, thoughtful way to gift presents.
4. Philo Birkin
Native to South America, the Philo Birkin plant is a green and tropical plant that brings a touch of nature to your space. It thrives in medium to indirect sunlight, making this plant a great choice for the fall season. Admire the lush, verdant pattern on the leaves that adds texture wherever situated.
Happy BEERday to you! Drinking some cold ones on my birthday is my favorite way to celebrate. Here's a card for your friends and family who feel the same. Show your loved one you’re thinking of them with this Happy Beerday card sure to be a favorite among the crowd.
6. Salt Bomb
Soaking in a sea salt bath has been a healing ritual throughout history. Not only is it relaxing, it helps cleanse and detoxify the body. Lavender helps to relieve stress and relax the mind. Especially after a long day at work, you can’t go wrong with a salt bomb to destress and treat yourself to a well deserved spa day. The perfect accent for a self care day.
Handmade hair bow from high-quality organic woven cotton, have fun doing your hair in the morning with this yellow hair bow. Have a mommy and me date by having matching hair accents to accentuate any hair style. Or gift as a lovely gift to any girly girl that loves yellow.
Blackberry Mint Syrup is made from real blackberry juice, organic cane sugar, and fresh mint. This is nothing like your grandmother's blackberry jam. It is packed with fresh, light, and tart flavors that pair especially well with gin, vodka, and whiskey. Host a party during those cozy nights in to feel the savory taste of your favorite cocktail. You can’t go wrong with this choice.
Bug spray smells fresh, clean and repels mosquito and other insects such as no see um as well. it is 100% natural ingredients. It is completely DEET Free. Stock up on this bestseller, many customers love buying in bulk for those days spent outdoors. Especially during weddings, parties, cockouts or pool days. Many schools also enjoy buying these to give the students peace of mind.
Blue Flower Pot embroidery kit comes with everything you need to complete this 6" hoop. This yellow Flower Pot embroidery kit is part of a set of four. Printed area on light area of the leaves and buttery yellow on the pot is left unstitched. Suitable for beginners and beyond. Makes a great gift for the DIY lover.
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