Gift Guide 2012


BERETTA SHOTGUN /// Bob’s Gun Shop, 746 Granby Street, Norfolk. 757.627.8311.

BABY SWADDLES AND CHEWBEADS NECKLACE /// The Silver Rattle, 1611a Colley Avenue, Norfolk. 757.622.4399.

LETTERPRESS CARDS AND PEN /// Retailers: Jacobson Fine Papers & Gifts, La Promenade, 1860 Laskin Road, Virginia Beach. 757.422.6595.; Norfolk Stationery, 103 Granby Street, Norfolk. 757.625.2511. Also: A Pen Lover’s Paradise, Princess Anne Shoppes, 2488 North Landing Road, Virginia Beach. 757.427.1887.

BREADS AND SPREADS /// Artisans Bakery & Café, 711 Washington Street, Portsmouth. (Also at the Saturday Olde Towne farmers market.) Call ahead: 757.396.6313. Made in Virginia Store, 920 Caroline Street, Fredericksburg. 800.635.3149. (Also: Similar items at most any farm market, or a directory at Rowena’s, 758 West 22nd Street, Norfolk. 757.627.8699.

READING GLASSES /// Retailers include: The Quality Shops, at The Palace Shops, 306 West 21st Street, Norfolk. 757.627.6073. R. Bryant, Merchants Square, 429 West Duke of Gloucester Street, Williamsburg. 757.253.0055.

BEATS STUDIO HEADPHONES ///, Apple Stores, Best Buy

LAFCO CANDLE /// Serendip, 243 West Bute Street, Norfolk. 757.624.3920.

CUFF BRACELET /// Master Craftsmen, 221 North Boundary Street, Williamsburg. 757.253.2993.


ANCHOR HOOK /// Kitsch, 807 Shirley Ave, Norfolk. 757.961.9855.

STUFFED OWL // Kitsch, 807 Shirley Ave, Norfolk. 757.961.9855.

PADRÓN CIGARS AND LAMBORGHINI CUTTER /// Retailers include Emerson’s Cigars, 116 Granby Street, Norfolk.
757.624.1520. Also, locations in Chesapeake, Virginia Beach and Hampton.


GOLD AND SILVER JEWELRY /// Retailer: Simply Selma’s, La Promenade,
1860 Laskin Road, Virginia Beach. 757.428.2885.

WINE SERVER /// RCD Woodworking, Leicester, North Carolina. 314.452.1682.

COFFEEMAKER AND KETTLE /// Note: The Kone stainless steel filter has limited availability. The coffeemaker and kettle are available at finer kitchen stores, including Williams-Sonoma: MacArthur Center, 300 Monticello Avenue, Norfolk. 757.625.6008; La Promenade, 1860 Laskin Road, Virginia Beach. 757.428.8908.

CRAFT BEER /// Retailers include Harris Teeter grocery stores,
Total Wine and certain restaurants.

FASHION WATCHES /// Retailer: Silver Bonsai Gallery, 905 Highway 64, Manteo; 252.475.1413.

MONROE CUFFLINKS /// Ledbury, Richmond. 888.233.1942.

TRIPLE BUD VASE /// Lucy Dierks, D’Art Center, 208 East Main Street, Norfolk, 757.625.4211.

PEPPER MILL AND SALT SHAKER /// Local retailers include the Kitchen Koop, 638 High Street, Portsmouth. 757.399.4475.

SCARF /// Trish, 3198 Pacific Avenue, Virginia Beach. 757.422.1936.

IKAT THROWS /// Space Design Group, 507 Botetourt Street, Norfolk. 757.648.8885.

ROBE AND SOAP /// Lemon Cabana, 319 Laskin Road, Virginia Beach. 757. 417.7375.

VINTAGE HANDBAGS /// B Original, 196 Central Park Avenue, Virginia Beach. 757.499.1740.

HOMEMADE SOAPS /// Retailers include: The Cheese Shop, 410 West Duke of Gloucester Street, Williamsburg. 757.220.0298. Loverly, Hilton Village, 10377 Warwick Boulevard, Newport News. 757.595.1545. Kitsch, 807 Shirley Avenue, Norfolk. 757.961.9855. Back Bay Gourmet, Red Mill Walk, 2277 Upton Drive, Virginia Beach. 757.689.0771. Heritage Natural Market, 984 Laskin Road, Virginia Beach. 757.428.0500.

JACK BLACK SHAVING PRODUCTS /// Simply Selma’s, La Promenade, 1860 Laskin Road, Virginia Beach. 757.428.2885.

COCOA NOUVEAU CHOCOLATES /// Let’s Talk Wine, Edinburgh Commons, 236 Carmichael Way, Chesapeake. 757.204.4720. Live. Love. Paper! The Palace Shops, 336 West 21st Street, Norfolk. 757.201.3244. Savor the Olive, Hilltop West, 1624 Laskin Road, Virginia Beach. 757.425.3866.

KETTRIKE TRICYCLE /// Kettler store, 4117 Virginia Beach Boulevard, Virginia Beach. 757.498.8001.

LUMINESCENT ENTITIES ART /// Tuttle Custom Design, Hampton. 703.895.1276.


  1. You forgot another wonderful local crafter….Roses Ridge Farm Natural Skincare.Maybe next year you can include us? Thanks!

Speak Your Mind


xrumer nulled