Holiday shopping is supposed to be glittery fun—all the choices! The delights! The peppermint latte sipping! But what if you are feeling stumped on what gifts to choose, and shopping feels less like a treasure hunt than staring into a balsam-scented void? Luckily, online vintage specialists Ruby Lane.com have come to the rescue with ideas on what to get all your Mid Century Modern-obsessed friends and family. There’s something for everyone on your list.
Who: The Instagram Fanatic
What to get someone who spends time scrolling through Instagram each day in search of design inspiration? Aim for a gift they can show off in their very own IG feed. Try…
Idea 1: A unique coffee table
Idea 2: A Mid Mod lamp
Who: The Mixologist
This person loves playing bartender and trying new recipes for libations. Help them raise a glass this holiday season with a gift like…
Idea 1: A fabulous decanter
Idea 2: A sleek pitcher
Who: The Globetrotter
This travel-hound can’t wait to book a trip to another exotic destination. Feed the wanderlust with a gift such as…
Idea 1: A Vintage Luggage Set
Idea 2: For the globetrotting teen, a Samsonite Train/Makeup Case
Who: The Mid Century Scandinavian Fan
Cool and collected, this Mid Mod fan loves Scandinavian furniture and accessories in wood, metal and ceramics.
Idea 1: A Set of Mid Century Candlesticks
Idea 2: Danish silver accessories, like this money clip.
Who: Gourmet Cook
Dinner parties, elegant luncheons and Sunday waffle-fests—this giftee is happiest whipping up something delicious in the kitchen. Treat them to a gift like…
Idea 1: A Unique Vintage Cookbook
Idea 2: Vintage Enamel Cookware
Cathrineholm bowls and cookware were so solidly made, they are still avidly used and collected today.
Who: Someone who is “So Extra”
Over the top? Yes, please! The glamourpuss on your list says “go big, or go home.” Here are some creative ideas…
Idea 1: Bejeweled Crumb Sweeper
Idea 2: Mid Century Chandelier
Who: Mr./Ms. Hard to Impress
Saved this one for last. What to give someone who has it all? Or who has been-there, done-that? Dazzle them with a gift sure to make them gasp….
Idea 1: A Mid-Century Classic
Idea 2: Stunning vintage jewelry
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