Holiday Gift Guide 2022: Designers' Top Picks

We know finding the perfect gift is never easy so we asked some of our top Design Pros  for some expert advice on how to gift the style savvy on your holiday gift list. From igniting a reason for togetherness, gifting coziness and making sure to be thoughtful and personal, we got some great tips from these sought-after designers.  

WIDELL & BOSCHETTI's

Designer GIFT Picks

 

This dynamic duo is well known for their avant-garde style, custom designed installations and bold use of color! When we asked Widell & Boschetti what their holiday gift picks were we were surprised to see a softer side of them with a sentimental gift idea of togetherness.

"Giving someone tabletop decor inspires them to create a celebration & make a special evening!” - Widell & Boschetti

WIDELL + BOSCHETTI'S GIFT PICKS

"Love how the mirror reflects the beauty of the glasses whilst adding that extra touch of jewel to the brass. These are great to serve drinks on or to style candles on to reflect their glowing light."

Brister Rectangular Tray with Inset Mirror & Resin Appliques - Brass

"Pink is the new black! These Goblets can be used in any occasion, but especially snazzy with the crystal effect for the holidays. Forgo water & make your old fashioned a bit more elevated! "

Bicos Pink Water Goblet - Set of 4

"Whilst adding a little pop to the punch, these coasters are a must- have and work with any aesthetic. We love mixing colorful pops with the vintage vibe adding that necessary flair to your table."

Selenite Coasters - Set Of 4 - Gold


NINA TAKESH's

Designer GIFT Picks

 

Design Pro Nina Takesh is no stranger to elegance and style. Her name is synonomous with jaw-dropping inspiration, her must-see style tip channel on Youtube, and the uber-luxurious homes she designs throughout LA. We asked Nina about her thoughts on finding the perfect gift and she gave us some beautiful items to consider!  

"My suggestion to all my clients for holiday decor is to use items that they have collected over the years and to cherry pick a certain color or style. At that point they can trickle in a few new items to give the entire look a fresh new vibe." - Nina Takesh

NINA TAKESH'S GIFT PICKS

"I love the sculptural lips as they bring a sense of whimsy into the home."

"The resin appliques on this box makes it multi-dimensional and unusual. This is the perfect decorative item for a bookcase or a table top."

Alba Large Rectangle Box with Resin Appliques - Brass

"I really enjoy the fact that these bowls are made of marble and can look extremely decorative on your kitchen countertops, displaying some of your favorite fruits."


JENN FELDMAN's DESIGNER GIFT PICK

 

Design Pro Jenn Feldman is a Los Angeles-based interior design studio committed to creating sophisticated, timeless, bespoke interiors by bringing an unparalleled level of detail, service and aesthetic integrity to each and every project.

"There are so many fun combinations to make a “Simmer Pot” and it fills the house with that perfect Holiday scent. We made a simmer pot with cinnamon, oranges & cranberries in our Staub Cocotte and the house smelled incredible for days!   - Jenn Feldman

JENN FELDMAN'S GIFT PICKS

"I love keeping traditions of family gatherings over the holidays - setting a beautiful table creates such core memories of this time of year. I would eat anything on these gorgeous plates!"

Royal Limoges Olivier Green 5-Piece Place Setting

"This piece would make me happy to look at every day ... it's glamorous, sculptural & decadent - if there was a sculpture for the "morning after" a night out at Studio 54 Christmas Eve ... this would be it! "

Sculpture Grove Object - Gold

"This is the perfect vase for an entry hall or nightstand to fill with fresh greenery and holiday florals and perfect for year round use too! Such a fun texture."


JILL WHITE's

Designer GIFT Picks

 

Design Pro Jill White is known for her ecletic style, love of black and white and the way she infuses bold pattern into her fantastical designs. With a flair for bold choices, we asked Jill what her gift picks would be.

"Put something festive in every space. Not in a tacky, over-did it way, it can be something as simple as switching a small tabletop accessory. Sprinkling holiday decor throughout your home is an easy way to get you in the holiday spirit! " - Jill White

JILL WHITE'S GIFT PICKS

"Game night, but make it chic. A fun gift for someone who has everything. This would be so fun to style on a desk or coffee table."

Neon Acrylic Yellow Tumble Tower

"Such a fun coaster set. Who in your life doesn't need coasters?! The iridescent finish is so modern and fun that can work in a lot of settings."

"This mug can go formal or casual and my motto is black & white goes with everything. The receiver of a set of these is sure to love them and will surely be able to pair with their existing pieces."

Sol Y Sombra Mug


LAURA U's

Designer GIFT Picks

 

Houston and Aspen based design team Laura U Design Collective always shows off a sophisticated style that her clients and fans can't get enough of. With her impeccable taste and tailored style, we had to get Laura's on advice on what makes a great gift!

"This year, my top gift selects are all about cozying up and entertaining!"
- Laura Umansky

LAURA UMANSKY'S GIFT PICKS

"You can never have enough candle holders! I love the organic feel to these bipolar crystal candle holders. Mix & match sizes for the perfect tabletop look."

"With two twin girls, game sets are the perfect holiday activity. They give our family a good excuse to put down our screens and spend quality time together, cozied up by the fireplace."

Gray Lacquer Backgammon Set

"The entire Laura U team is eyeing linen cocktail napkins for the holidays. We always suggest you use cocktail napkins or coasters for beverages to protect your home’s furniture."


HW INTERIORS's

Designer GIFT Picks

 

This Palm Beach based design duo is known for their sleek, modern and luxuriously livable style that has attracted clients nationally and internationally. We had to get their advice on gift giving to nab their no nonsense elevated chic style.

"We are huge fans of everything evergreen both natural, oils and of course candles. We have one burning everyday from the day after Thanksgiving until Christmas. Scents are so powerful and can evoke so many feelings, emotions and memories! Our kids get particularly excited the first day the scent of pine fills the house. ” - HW Interiors

HW INTERIORS'S GIFT PICKS

"These neutral toned earthenware mugs are are such a great gift, playful yet neutral enough to use year round."

"You had us at herringbone! Meticulously constructed from Alpaca and finished with a beautiful fringe detail. I would be fireside wrapped in this beauty and sipping coffee while spending quality time playing games with the family. That is our idea of a perfect morning or evening!"

"Family game night but lets do it in style! We are completely obsessed with this walnut brass hair on hide chess set. Taking my game to a new level this year!"



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