Gift Guide for Designers & Other Nerds, pt. II

This is part two of our 2014 gift guide! The link to the last one will be at the bottom of this post, if you missed it. I work with some folks who have really good taste – like, bordering on impeccable. I know you’re all out there selling up a storm for the holidays and can’t quite concentrate on any hardcore business advice right now. So let’s look at some beautiful, adorable, and quite useful things that we’re thinking of gifting or getting for Christmas.

Arianne’s Picks

Arianne is captain and founder of Aeolidia, and tends toward cuteness and simplicity.

Salad Serving Set, Cherry Wood and Feather GreyNarwhal Soft Sculpture

Seattle Layered Papercut in AquaPDX Scarf

Q & A a Day: 5-Year JournalDip Jug in Speckled Clay

Judy’s Pick

Judy is the newest addition to our illustration team! She is from Barcelona, and is an identical twin, and lover of life.

No Man’s Land book

Sam’s Picks

Sam takes care of our clients and keeps the Aeolidia projects shipshape. Sam loves historical fiction and slinging ink as a block printer.

Calico NecklaceSaddle Ring Desk Collection

Ikebana Stack VaseAmber & Moss Soy Candle

Ceramic MugPickles Tea Towel

Meg’s Picks

Meg is a web designer, and her taste and style is anything but subdued.

String LightsConvertible Dot Clutch

Poop Emoji PillowPinna Rings

Santal 26 Vintage CandleThe Martian: A Novel

Jon’s Picks

Jon, a web developer, is a fan of handmade work and the independent spirit and fans his creative flames through music.

Bear Custom StampBohnanza Board Game

Margot’s Picks

Margot, a brand and web designer, is interested in what is genuine and true, and is passionate about type (and ampersands in particular).

Blue Apron Meal Kit DeliveryMikado Pick Up Sticks

DIY PaperwhitesArtists’ Board Books

Christine’s Picks

Christine is a brand and web designer, and design infuses her everyday.

My Favorite Things BookTropical Punch Necklace

Lomo’Instant Sanremo EditionWalnut Cake Stand

Kid Made Modern Colored PencilsABLE Scarf

Missed the first gift guide?

You can find it here.