If you like your Christmas or Hanukkah shopping to come wrapped in local flair, check out these cool gift-giving suggestions from the Rhode Island Commerce Corporation, which leads statewide tourism promotion in the Ocean State.
Gifts Under $50
Alex and Ani Charm Bracelet, $23-$28 – Headquartered in Cranston, Alex and Ani creates meaningful, eco-conscious jewelry and accessories to positively empower and connect humanity. Charm bracelets are adjustable to fit virtually any wrist size and come in a variety of unique designs.
Swarovski Star Ornament, $49 – Expertly crafted in clear crystal, Cranston-based Swarovski presents a traditional Christmas symbol with a modern twist that will add sparkle to holiday décor.
Perfume Oil Sample Set from Providence Perfume Company, $30 – Providence Perfume Company embraces the finest natural botanical ingredients from around the world. This set provides the opportunity to sample six of their natural perfume oils.
Craft beer CANdles from local Rhode Island breweries, $12 – Candles by Spindrift Soap Company are made to look like beer cans from local breweries Grey Sail and Foolproof.
Gifts for Her
Kent Stetson Heels Clutch, $208 – Paint the town red with this clutch handcrafted in Pawtucket featuring red bottom stilettos.
Duparquet Copper Cookware 4.5” Copper Serving Bowl Set, $160 – These small, weighty bowls – forged in East Greenwich – are tin-lined by hand and bring a touch of copper to the table.
Farmethetics Skin Perfecting Collection, $46 – Made in Portsmouth, This 4-piece 100% natural, sustainable collection is a safe, herbal, at-home facial treatment to revive and perfect the complexion.
Gift for Him
Benrus Infantry Gold Watch, $195 – Simplistic features and smooth finishes make these Providence-made watches the perfect gift, no matter the recipient’s style preferences.
Lotuff Leather Bifold Wallet, $215 – This functional, yet stylish wallet is made from the rich vegetable-tanned leather for which this Providence-based manufacturer is known.
A.T. Cross Calais Collection, $20-30 – Correspond in style with a Providence-made pen in a variety of finishes.