Gift Guide for Designers & Other Nerds

Hey, hey, it’s a gift guide! 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.

Mariah’s Picks

Mariah is a brand identity savant, and mentally redesigns packaging when out shopping.

Wobble BowlsBottle Neck Glass Table Lamp

Georgia Brown Picker’s WalletSilver V Ring

Dutchtub OriginalScout Door Mat

Marina’s Picks

Marina is our browser-tester extraordinaire, balancing her tech skills with an eye for design and quite a few crafty bones in her body.

The Tiniest Ring, PearlCuddly Friend & Mini Sweater

Pennsylvania Birds and Blooms PrintMr. Hulot’s Holiday Perfume

Nesting Dolls of TomorrowRoyal Dopp Kit

Sarah’s Picks

Sarah loves science, farming, painting, and great design and makes some beautiful logos and websites for Aeolidia clients.

Geometric Glass TerrariumRose Gold Fox Ring

Triceratops HeadbandGoonies Pencils

Fox Crossbody HandbagBig Dipper Ear Pins

Zoe’s Picks

Zoe is the “designer’s developer,” with a keen eye for design and usability, and a knack for explaining the trickiest subjects.

Nested Pour Bowls with Gold FlourishDual Deco Pen Set

Colored Wall SconceHeirloom Popcorn Set

Simple Journal PlannerLined Paper Tear-Off Notepad

Lauren’s Picks

Lauren is an Austin transplant from California, who, as you can see, has gotten into the Texan vibe. She’s been making smart ecommerce websites for us for years upon years.

Vintage Brass ArmadilloThe Book of Barely Imagined Beings

Ann Shoulder Bag“Indigo Cactus” Watercolor Giclee

Mini Cactus Zen GardenMid-Century Modern Patterns coloring book

Zak’s Picks

Zak is a superhero at organization, and an enthusiastic tackler of interesting problems. He’s an expert Shopify developer, and a cycling enthusiast.

Lightning CablesNatural Collar + Leash

Amazing Grace CanvasDaytrader: A Financial Board Game

Moleskine Squared Cahier Journals

Shalon’s Picks

Shalon is a designer, crafter, and photographer, and you can find her making pretty websites and brand identities for small businesses while listening to classical music.

Chocolate Tote BagDIY Embroidery Kit

Christmas PrintChuck Taylor Foil Polka Dots

Handcrafted Fox SoftieLeather Cuff Watch