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2021 Gifts & Games

No matter who you're shipping for this holiday season, we have great gift ideas! Here are some of our favorites.

 

 

Get ready for 2022 with a gorgeous, extensive 17-month planner that encourages positivity and comes with two sticker sheets, a storage pocket, monthly grids, and weekly planning. Stay organized and upbeat in style with this agenda from August 2021 to December 2022.


$49.50
SKU: 64765803X

It’s finally here: the ultimate universal candle! These 3-wick, 14 oz versatile soy wax candles come in hand-blown bubble glass vessels that double as guacamole bowls when empty. Choose between Salted Blue Agave and Cactus Flower Bamboo scents, enjoy burning the candles until the wax is gone, then try the recipe included with your new reusable, food-safe bowl. A staff favorite!


$19.95
SKU: 844828XXXXXX

Barbecue season never ends in Santa Cruz! These adorable salt and pepper shakers are the perfect way to thank someone for throwing a BBQ or to remind yourself to host an outdoor celebration of your own. They come in both red and black designs and make a great gift for grillers, collectors, and people who find tiny things really cute.


We love the sustainable and award-winning company eeBoo, who makes great educational childrens’ toys. Mastering Logical Ordering: Before and After, which help kids understand the logical relationship of cause and effect, is our current favorite of theirs. This educational activity teaches kids about logical thinking in a creative way, and the game’s tiles are made with vegetable inks and 90% recycled material.


Straight out of a “writer’s paradise,” this beautiful puzzle is a great way to escape life’s everyday distractions or get inspired. This high–quality jigsaw has larger pieces and is made in the USA. The finished image is a rich and vibrantly colored scene with a wooden desk, red typewriter, blooming flowers in a patterned green vase, stack of classic books, teal wallpaper, sunset view, and more. Check out our large puzzle selection in the store.


Take pizza night up a notch! The acacia wood pizza cutter and serving board are the perfect tools for serving pizza, whether in the backyard with friends or for family dinner. The classic design and high-quality materials make it a terrific gift, too. 


$21.95
SKU: 612615108639

This DIY kit from Kikkerland gives you the tools and knowledge to make your own handmade journals or books. Get creative showing a loved one you care with a thoughtful homemade book, practice self-care through mindful creation, or inspire someone with the gift of making their own unique personal journal.


$19.95
SKU: 8436564296894

It’s two of our favorite things in one: socks and sushi! Get yourself or a lucky someone two new pairs of socks in fun packaging that looks just like nigiri sushi.


Are you a fan of Scrabble who also loves the outdoors and national parks? This is the perfect game for you. This classic word game, in this edition with a vocabulary of words related to adventure, is great to play with family and friends. Score bonus points for placing nature-themed words related to national park names and wildlife! A portion of proceeds from the game goes to the National Park Foundation to preserve the parks for future generations.


$18.95
SKU: 602573199169

Blank is the fast and fun interactive card game that you customize with every win. As you play, winners create new rules and card effects, making each version of Blank unique. Players match colors and numbers, similar to in Uno, and the winner is the one who discards their last card first. The main quirk in Blank is the rules cards. Follow the three changing rules and you will have a different game every time.


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