Along with hot weather come several gift giving occasions including Mother’s Day, Father’s Day, graduations and weddings. Add in your regular birthdays and you have a long list of presents to buy. While taking in the sun-drenched weather and sandy shores, you can also knock out some of your shopping list with unique finds in our coastal community.
Accessorize the Women in Coastal Inspired Jewelry
Jewelry is always a perfect gift for the women in your life. Moms, sisters and daughters would surely love receiving a Wendy Mignot beach-inspired design to accessorize their summer look found only at La Vie Est Belle Jewelry. Mignot’s signature hand-rolled, hand-cut leather pieces feature freshwater, Tahitian and South Sea pearls. Her line of bracelets, earrings and necklaces mix pearls with various pieces of turquoise and larimar to blend elegant with casual, making her collection a beautiful addition to any lifestyle. Pair a Mignot design with a bathing suit for a beach chic look or to a dress for a dinner out on the town. Priced at $75 and up, her jewelry is both affordable and versatile for any of the women on your gift list. Visit them at 25 Central Square and they will be happy to gift wrap your jewelry or ship it directly. wendymignot.com. (850) 231-4692
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Keep Dad Cool and Ready for Summer
Stumped on what to get for dad? Forgo the tie and get dad something fun he can wear anywhere. Dads will love receiving a stylish Columbia Bahama shirt found at Salty Beach Outfitters. Made with a relaxed fit and lightweight fabric, the shirt features hidden vents at the shoulders for breathability and comes in a large variety of colors. This popular shirt was originally made with the fisherman in mind and features Omni-Shade UPF 30 sun protection, providing maximum coverage for long hours in the sun. The unique material blocks both UVA and UVB to help prevent sunburn and long term skin damage. The shirt is fashionable enough to wear any time of the day — whether he is on the boat, at the beach or out to dinner. The button-up shirt accommodates all shapes and sizes and is offered in both short and long sleeves, priced from $40-$48. Have the friendly staff at Salty Beach Outfitters put it in gift bag or have it shipped directly to dad. Visit them on the beach side between Raw & Juicy Life and the Taco Bar. (850) 231-2040
Soothe and Protect Sensitive Skin with Luxe Collection of Soaps and Lotions
Do you have a new mama to buy for? Every new mom should be introduced to the line of Noodle & Boo products available at Bump + Baby. This collection of pampering products is perfect for expectant mothers, new mothers and newborns. The mild, hypoallergenic lotions, French-milled soaps, balms, oils and laundry products take in consideration what is safest for mom and baby by offering antioxidant-rich, natural ingredients that are safely absorbed through the skin. Not only are they good for humans, they are also good for the environment by being biodegradable and non-toxic. The line of products range in price starting at $6 for the popular cleansing wipes (travel size) and up. Touted by celebs such as Denise Richards, Britney Spears and Gwyneth Paltrow, you will want to make sure the mom on your list feels showered with love when she opens this luxe collection of bath and baby products. Pick yours up at Bump + Baby located at 63 Central Square in Seaside. (877) 231-2281
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Bring Color and Comfort to Errands or Exercise
Take a deep breath and relax into the perfect gift-giving idea of the exclusive Onzie yoga wear available at the new Seaside store, Sweat It! Onzie, known for their wide array of colorful patterns, blends the best of traditional yoga wear with modern innovation and a touch of whimsy. From pants to leggings, shorts to lounge wear, this line of yoga wear offers pieces for women and men who want to be comfortable in athletic-leisure style. Made in the USA, Onzie utilizes the free-flow fabric technology that make their line breathable and fast-drying to keep your body cool and comfortable. You don’t have to be into yoga to enjoy the benefits of the comfort of Onzie active wear apparel. Wear this confidently while you spin, run, surf, swim or participate in any of your favorite activities. Whether you are running errands or meeting friends for lunch, this handcrafted clothing is stylish and can be worn every day. And priced starting at $36 and up, it makes a perfect gift for almost anyone on your list this summer. Visit Sweat It! located on the beachside next to ONO Surf Shop. (850) 231-1075