Tis the Season of Inflation: Georgetown Gift Guide

A little goes a long way. Bath and body sets, cute wine bags, candle votive houses, and more gifts under $25 that won’t break the bank.

Stoneglow Seasonal Collection Votive Houses, Pillar & Post

Various scents are available, with 15 hours of burn time. Festive fragrances include White Cashmere & Pear; Cinnamon & Orange; Nutmeg, Ginger & Spice; Eucalyptus & Lime; or Vetivert & Blue Spruce – the latter featuring “crushed bark, mingled with tart blackberry juices and with a hint of rose tea, finished off with the warming aroma of aromatic bay leaves.” Yes, please.

Price: $21

Warby Parker, Single Parker Pouch

The super plush (yet durable) Single Parker Pouch is the perfect option for those who appreciate both safety and accessibility. Comes in Midnight, Walnut, and Saffron.

Price: $15

Joyful Gift Set, Lush Cosmetics

Share in the joy of the holiday season with a pair of uplifting sweet and citrus shower treats. First, lather up with Sticky Dates Shower Gel. The rich, decadent caramel lather is so good, it will make you want to wash twice. Then give skin a radiant boost with Orange Shower Scrub, a sea salt and fresh citrus blend that softens and brightens skin. What a joyful way to start the day.

Price: $24

Holiday Boxer Briefs, Hatley

For the man on your shopping list when you’re feeling a little cheeky, Hatley’s selection of festive boxer briefs is all the support he’ll need.

Price: $24

Sweet T-shirt, Bakeshop

Any time you wear your Bakeshop merch into any of the Bakeshop locations, you will receive a free cookie or cupcake.

Price: $20

Hand-Etched Stemless Wine Glass, Shop Made in DC

Need an affordable and elegant gift for a holiday host? Right Place Studio has it. Each glass is etched by hand and you can choose from three DC-themed designs. Snag a glass and a bottle of wine and you’re ready to gift.

Price: $20

Wine Bag + Reusable Straws, SCOUT

Spoiling the hostess has never been so simple. The Spirit Liftah Wine Bag isn’t just for the wine lover; wrap up olive oil, cookies, candles, and more. The fold-flat design provides easy storage until gifting time. Pair it with Swig Life Reusable Straws. The set includes 4 printed straws, 2 solid color straws, and 1 cleaning brush.

Price: $20 for both

Holiday Half Dozen, Georgetown Cupcake

Choose from classic Christmas-inspired flavors, including Gingerbread Cheesecake, Christmas Cookie, Sticky Toffee Pudding, Chocolate Peppermint, White Chocolate Peppermint, Holiday Lava Fudge cupcake, Rudolph Red Velvet, and Mrs. Claus’ Cocoa – all decorated with a beautiful assortment of glittering handmade Christmas fondant decorations. Available December 1 – December 31.

Price: $22 / half-dozen

Floor Puzzle, Georgetown Tees

Enjoy this 18” x 24” 100-piece puzzle of the District – perfect for a snow day inside.

Price: $24.99

Sunless Tanning Gift Card, EuroBronze Sunless Studio

Gift someone an actual glow up this holiday season. Gift cards may be used online or in studio to purchase products or services – from a sweat-proof airbrush tan, to a red carpet airbrush, and after-tan body moisturizer.

Price: $25

Chamomile Bath Salts, Gift Box Pop Up

Scented with notes of lime, cucumber and sweet, ripe honeydew and cantaloupe melon, these bath salts by Elevation Lifestyle are smoothed out with bamboo and aloe notes. This scent will work nicely into anyone’s self-care routine. Purchase at the pop-up at 2920 M Street, Fridays from 5 pm – 8 pm, and Saturdays & Sundays from 11 am – 5 pm, Dec. 2 – 18. (*Also open Thursday, Dec. 1 from 5 pm – 8 pm)

Price: $14

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