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2016 Southwest Florida Dream Gift Guide

Thoughtful? Check. Indulgent? Yep. Practical? Got that, too. Our ultimate gift guide has everyone on your list covered.

Ultra Luxury Gifts

Private yacht charter: Sail in ultimate luxury with your own private crew. Naples Nantucket Yacht Group.

 

Mercedes-BENZ S63 AMG Cabriolet: One in each color, please. $131,400 and up, Mercedes-Benz of Bonita Springs.

 

Jura Giga 5 Coffee Maker: Coffee as science. $5,599, Sur La Table, Mercato.

 

Useppa Island vacation home: The perfect way to feel like you’re far, far away—without the travel time. Useppa Property Co.

 

Gifts Under $500

Frye Campus leather shopper: In weathered Italian leather that reminds you of your old favorite—right out of the box. $398, Nordstrom, Waterside Shops.

 

Gucci Flora silk cat-eye sunglasses: Function, meet form. $395, Gucci, Waterside Shops.

 

Reversible wool poncho: Versatile and timeless over all your wardrobe staples. $398, Worth New York.

 

Coolest cooler: The ultimate picnic accessory, with a cooler, blender, USB charger, Bluetooth speaker, LED light, bottle opener and other beach-to-backyard essentials all in one. $449, Amazon.

 

Gifts Under $200

Crosley portable turntable: All the charm of your vintage record player—now with the ability to convert your old vinyls to CD. $129.95, Barnes & Noble locations.

 

Kendra Scott Harlow statement necklace: Seven seafoam stones, one eye-catching necklace. $195,
Island Pursuit, Sanibel.

 

Alabaster geo tic tac toe: Game or art? You decide. $195, Williams-Sonoma, Bell Tower Shops.

 

Cooper’s Hawk Wine Club membership: For the wine lover with a taste for adventure. $108 and up, Cooper’s Hawk, Naples.

 

Jo Malone travel candle set: A trio of festive scents to bring a sense of home anywhere you go. $110, Saks Fifth Avenue, Waterside Shops.

 

Gifts Under $100

Gilded oyster salt-and-pepper cellars: A necessity for every beach house, handmade in Southwest Florida. $30 per pair, etsy.com/shop/thegildedoyster.

 

Kate Spade hand bookends: Give your literary favorites a hand. $50, Kate Spade, Waterside Shops.

 

Norman Love 15-piece Signature Chocolate Gift Box: Under the tree, in the stocking—or both. $33, Norman Love Confections, Fort Myers.

 

System Deep Cleansing Brush: With two bristle types, just for the guys. $89.50, Sephora, Coconut Point.

 

Gifts for Her

Michael Kors Bradshaw chronograph watch: Rose gold or yellow? Now she doesn’t have to choose. $250, Nordstrom, Waterside Shops.

 

Brunello Cucinelli flannel and cashmere hat: Cozy and luxurious from head to toe. $1,195, Marissa Collections.

 

Bouton d’Or drop earrings: A throwback to a late-1930s Van Cleef & Arpels design that’s still effortlessly modern. $30,000, Van Cleef & Arpels, Waterside Shops.

 

Troi Ollivierre lipstick: A personal favorite of J.Crew creative director (and style maven) Jenna
Lyons—for good reason. $28, J.Crew, Coconut Point.

 

Gifts for Him

Beats MLB headphones: Wireless Bluetooth listening with an extra dose of team spirit. $329.95, Apple, Waterside Shops.

 

Bosca Expedition Duffel: This old-school duffle goes effortlessly from gym to plane. $375, Mori Travel, Coastland Center.

 

Brunello Cucinelli suede wingtip boot: The final say in Italian luxury. $1,175, Marissa Collections.

 

Cube whiskey glass and decanter:Freeze the glass, not the cube; this built-in solid glass cube never melts. From $90, natecotterman.com.

 

Gifts for Tots

Jellycat stuffed shark: We dare you to find a softer friend. Cheshire Cat Fine Toys, Bell Tower Shops.

 

Tiffany Sailor three-piece baby set: Baby’s first china. $135, Tiffany & Co., Waterside Shops.

 

Fin Fun mermaid tail: Because who doesn’t want to be a mermaid? Children’s Couture, The Promenade.

 

Tiffany Sailor three-piece baby set: Baby’s first china. $135, Tiffany & Co., Waterside Shops.

 

Gifts for Pets

Snaks Fifth Avenchew Puppy Pretzels: Your dog will never know these Florida-made treats are just for pets. Four for $15, snaks5thavenchew.com.

 

Jax and Bones rope dog toy: Hand-tied and dyed with non-toxic vegetable dyes. $15, Wholesome Hound.

 

Phorm Collection dishes: For discriminating doggie diners. $48, Pucci & Catana.

 

Harlow & Indiana (and Reese) book: Dogs like bedtime stories, too. $22.95, Barnes & Noble, Market Square, Fort Myers.

 

This featured appeared in Gulfshore Life's 2016 Holiday Wish Book.