Culturemap Gift guides

Inspired presents for a happy holiday: Please everyone on your list with our top gift picks


1. A stylish, yet versatile, Boxcycle bike will make all the two-wheel travelers on your list glow with joy or wind burn. Find one similar at Austin Bikes.

2. For the modern design fan, these Kartell Bourgie table lamps will sparkle on way past the holidays. Find at Threshold Furniture.

3. Great for your oh so stylish friends, this pink pyramid ring has just the right amount of playful surprise. Find at Maya Star.

4. Made in Austin, this wooden toolbox clutch fits everything a girl could need while still being easy to carry and effortlessly stylish. Find at Supplii.

5. These newly released Nike Air Force 1 Duckboots are great for winter and will be the perfect gift for the shoe lover on your list. Find at Nice Kicks.

6. A beautiful set of jewel-toned eye shadows by Austin based cosmetic company Rae is a great gift for mothers, sisters and best friends. Find it at Rae.

7. Send this funny and charming card out to all your friends and family this holiday season. Find at Letterpress.

8. A unique gift that totally works- these whiskey stones chill your whiskey without watering it down. Find one similar at Whole Earth Provision.

9. Beautifully crafted Artel Glasses that will impress even the most difficult people to shop for. Find at Extraordinaire.

10. Alexander McQueen: Savage Beauty is a must buy for the fashionistas in your life. Chronicling McQueen's full career as one of the most gifted designers of our time, the book also coincides with the exhibition at The Metropolitan Museum of Art of the same name. Find at BookPeople.

11. This gorgeous Herman Ikat clutch will make some ones season bright. Find at Plain Ivy Jane.

12. This is the one item on the gift guide that isn't local but will make a real difference in the world. Kiva is a non-profit organization that allows you to loan out money for small businesses around the world that don't have access to banks. Once the money is repaid, you can choose another loaner. Find out more at Kiva.

13. This Luv AJ bracelet will be a treasured piece for anyone on your list. Find it at Fawn + Raven.

14. Why not bring something different to the many holiday parties you'll be attending? Cake Balls from Holy Cacao.

15. For your more daring and adventurous friends, get them something they'll never forget: classes on the aerial arts. Find out more at Sky Candy.

16. Inspire the little scientists in your family with this full fledged Chemistry Set. Find one similar at Terra Toys.