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2023 Pine Cove Gift Guide

by Pine Cove


It’s time for the sixth annual Pine Cove Gift Guide! Our team of gift gurus have been searching the market, sifting through trends, and uncovering hidden gems to ensure that this year’s guide is filled with treasures that will leave your loved ones beaming brighter than holiday lights. Whether you’re on the hunt for the perfect surprise for your little ones, searching for something thoughtful for your grandparents, or struggling to find a gift for the person who seemingly has it all, fear not! We’ve got you covered in every category. 


To Wear 

1. Feetures Socks
The best way to keep your feet happy while you’re rockin’ around the Christmas tree? Feetures Socks! Whether you’re running on the treadmill or running errands, these socks are sure to give your feet the support and comfort they need. Did we mention they have a lifetime guarantee and oh so many styles? 

2. Lulu Scuba
Give the gift of ultimate coziness and style with the Lululemon Scuba Hoodie! This oversized half-zip hoodie is like a warm hug you can wear. And it’s not just activewear, it’s a fashion statement! 

3. AllBirds
Dash through the snow in style this year with these AllBirds Tree Runners. These extremely lightweight shoes are the perfect combination of comfort, durability, and style! What’s better than that? 

4. Pine Cove Lakeside Hat
We think every head deserves a touch of camp this Christmas! With the classic snapback style and the seriously cool design, make sure to add this Pine Cove Lakeside Hat to your wish list! 

5. Cushionaire Slide Sandals
Give an express ticket to comfort town with these Cushionaire Slide Sandals! With 29 (let’s count ‘em!) colors to choose from, you just can’t go wrong with putting these under your tree! 

6. Earring Hoops
These gold hoops are a versatile accessory for any festive occasion! Whether you’re treating yourself or surprising a friend, these are the perfect addition to anyone’s jewelry collection—practical and fashionable!


To Read & Write

1. “Little Prayers for Ordinary Days”
Are you looking to gift a more purposeful present to the tiny person in your life? Check out “Little Prayers for Ordinary Days,” an adorable illustrated book of sweet, simple prayers for little kids that cover everything from brushing their teeth to gazing at the stars.

2. Fidget Pens
Whose day COULDN’T use a little more serious fun? These colorful fidget pens are the perfect way to inject some whimsy and charm into your everyday life. And we in the Pine Cove HQ speak from experience—several of us have these pens and everyone loves picking them up to spin them when they stop by! 

3. E-Reader Remote
If you know a voracious reader who treasures time with their e-reader, you’ve got to get them a page-turning remote! This little set lets you curl up under a blanket and still continue to turn pages without having to lift your hands. The height of luxury!

4. Buvette Cookbook
Home of the very best breakfast food in New York City, Buvette is a delicious example of simple French cooking. And now you can bring that deliciousness home with the beautiful hardback edition of their cookbook! Soon you’ll be making everything from fluffy, buttery eggs to delightful chocolate mousse. Bon appetit!

5. “Praying Like Monks, Living Like Fools”
If you haven’t yet heard about someone in your life reading “Praying Like Monks, Living Like Fools,” you probably will soon! This book by author and pastor Tyler Staton is a convicting but ultimately encouraging study on embracing the power of prayer.


To Play

1. Sprawlopolis
Spice up your Christmas with some pocket-sized fun! Sprawlopolis is a game that’s like city planning on steroids but in the most entertaining way possible. It’s a tiny box of big laughs and strategy. Plus, it’s so portable you can bring it to your aunt’s house without breaking a sweat. 

2. Magnet Tiles
Looking to add some magnetic magic to your Christmas list? Look no further than these magnet tiles! They’re not just your average building blocks–they’re a box of serious fun waiting to happen. Whether your child is an aspiring architect or just loves hands-on play, these tiles offer endless possibilities. 

3. Wavelength
Level up your game nights with Wavelength! This game takes communication to a whole new level, challenging players to tune into the wavelength of their teammates. Mind-reading meets party game, and the results are hilarious!

4. Mahjong Set
Mahjong has been all the craze this year and we’re here for it! This Mahjong set is a miniature masterpiece that brings the ancient, classic game to life in a compact and stylish form! Add a touch of fashionable fun and a dash of tradition to your Christmas list.

5. Lego Sets
Dive into the world of LEGO sets, where fun knows no age limit! From intricate architecture to beloved movie scenes, there’s a set to suit every interest. Pick out a set that reminds you of your loved one, and let them get lost in creativity and fun!


To Eat & Drink

1. Silicone Popcorn Bucket
Calling all popcorn enthusiasts! Feast your eyes on this user-friendly, easy-to-clean popper that brings fun to movie nights and snack times alike!

2. Manual Espresso Maker
Whether you’re shopping for a coffee connoisseur or someone just diving into the world of espresso, the Flair Neo Flex is a gift that blends innovation with a dash of coffee magic. Brew, enjoy, and savor the perfect cup every time!

3. Onyx Coffee
This brand of coffee is a special favorite amongst the coffee devotees on staff! Onyx is packaged with an elegant aesthetic, so these aren’t just bags of coffee beans, they’re an experience!

4. Gripsticks
These little sticks are the perfect stocking stuffer! Gripsticks are a game-changer for maintaining fresh snacks. Small but mighty, they’re sure to be something anyone with a kitchen will appreciate!

5. Decorated Glassware
Whether you’re shopping for a tea enthusiast, coffee lover, or someone who simply adores cute glassware, this collection offers a variety of options. Transform their beverage experience with these charming cups that are sure to brighten up any kitchen.


To Nest

1. Pura Fragrance Diffuser
Most room diffusers and deodorizers don’t have raving fans—but the Pura 3 does! You’ll enjoy the fresh, clean scents the Pura provides, but you’ll LOVE being able to control the strength, frequency, and more from the connected app!

2. Hymn Prints
Looking for a unique and meaningful gift your loved one will cherish having on their walls? Check out these hand-made hymn prints, each adorned with beautiful artwork that accentuate the lyrics to age-old favorite hymns like His Eye is on the Sparrow.

3. Book-Shaped Vase
Good: flowers. Better: flowers in a vase. Best: flowers in a vase SHAPED LIKE A BOOK! This sweet, glass vase would make a perfect gift for the voracious reader in your life. What a novel idea!

4. Tabletop Fire Bowl
We love lighting candles indoors. We love sitting around a fire pit outdoors. Amazingly, the FLIKR Personal Concrete Fireplace offers the best of BOTH worlds! This mini fire bowl burns on rubbing alcohol, emits no carbon monoxide, and is small enough to sit on an indoor surface. Make s’mores while sitting around the kitchen table? Sign us up!

5. Glow Lamp
Light up someone’s life with the Casper Glow Lamp! This sleek little light will help you fall asleep AND help wake you up! You can pick it up and carry it with you as a simple flashlight, control it with an app, and even sync it to work alongside other Glow Lamps. 


To Travel

1. Duffel Garment Bag
This versatile and stylish bag combines the functionality of a garment bag with the convenience of a duffel, making it the ideal companion for business trips, weekend getaways, or any adventure in between!

2. Noise-Cancelling Headphones
Searching for the perfect wireless headphones? Look no further! These lightweight noise-cancelling headphones have a long lasting battery life and fit comfortably over ears for long listening sessions. Bonus: you can plug them into your laptop if the battery dies to keep listening!

3. LL Bean Boat & Tote Bag
Whether the person you’re shopping for is headed to the mountains or the gym, the LL Bean Boat & Tote Bag is a reliable and stylish companion. Surprise them with a gift that combines durability, functionality, and a pop of color!

4. Repel Travel Umbrella
Everyone needs a reliable umbrella, and this one’s compact size makes it perfect for on-the-go lifestyles! Its wind-resistant frame means it can endure gusty winds without flipping inside out, and the automatic open and close feature adds an extra level of convenience!

5. Toiletry Bag
This Peak Design Wash Pouch is the ultimate solution for keeping toiletries in order while on the go. The ultra-durable materials and weatherproof zippers ensure that belongings stay secure and protected (all while looking oh so sleek)!

Posted Nov 28, 2023

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