Holiday Gift Guide 2019 -- Staff Picks Under $50
Just like that, the holidays are upon us! And with limited time left to shop, you can count on the Fine Linen and Bath team to save the season. We’ve put our heads together to compile a last-minute list of perfect presents. Here are seven of our top picks, all under $50.
Why we love this gift: Come on, how adorable are these? Sferra’s embroidered cocktail napkins collections are perfect for Christmas (red/green gifts), Hanukkah (blue/silver gifts) and New Year’s (Cheers! Motif). Heirloom-quality 100% linen and embroidered with four whimsical designs to a set.
Mulberry Park Silks Luxury 100% Silk Pillowcase, $18.95 and up
Why we love this gift: These are the go-to gift for everyone here at Fine Linen and Bath. Once people try a silk pillowcase, they get hooked! Like us, they discover for themselves why sleeping on silk is fabulous for skin and hair. In fact, everyone we give these to winds up needing another… because a family member steals their pillowcase away! Made from 100% Grade A pure Mulberry Long Strand Silk, 19 momme (600 thread count) and available in white and ivory in Standard, Queen and King sizes.
A Set of 100% Silk Charmeuse Sleep Masks, $30/set of 2
Why we love this gift: These masks feature a light-blocking design and whisper soft silk made to encourage deep, dreamy sleep. Pick up a set for your favorite couple and reward them with a beautiful night’s rest. At this price, you can treat yourself to one, too! Perfectly portable for home and travel use. Hypoallergenic, lightweight, adjustable strap. Made of 19 Momme (600 Thread Count) Pure Mulberry Silk.
Tea Towels fit for Paris, $45 each
Why we love this gift: Oooh la la! A love letter to the City of Lights, these Yves Delorme tea towels portray the Eiffel Tower dressed in holiday finery. Embroidered 50/50 cotton linen blend depicts the iconic landmark wrapped in a red bow, (Promesse) and surrounded by champagne and fireworks (Festif). These towels measure a generous 23” x 27”.
A Set of Sferra Cartlin Napkins, $29 (pack of 4)
Why we love this gift: Affordable, beautiful style for all seasons! Simple, soft cotton slub-yarn weave is casual and minimal, letting color be the star of the table. Classic plain weave, made from 100% long-staple cotton with mitered corners. Available in a rainbow of colors, including festive holiday red, emerald, and navy. Four to a set, 22” x 22”.
Why we love this gift: Our entire staff dubs this our 'go-to' detergent for all of our most loved linens. Specially formulated to be gentle on fine linens, yet strong enough for tough stains, this wash is a wonderful gift, especially around the holidays when spills are sure to happen! Our tip for stains; gently rub a little detergent into the spot, allow to sit overnight and wash the following day. Design Consultant Erika, who loves to cook, swears by this for oil and grease stains. Our clients agree, saying “it works great” and they “adore how it smells.” Concentrated formula for high efficiency and traditional top loading machines. Available in Fragrance Free and Shore Breeze scent.
A Fine Linen and Bath Gift Card, $25 and up
Why we love this gift: Give the gift of luxury linens and eliminate all the guesswork with a gift card from Fine Linen and Bath. Never expires, can be redeemed at any time, and need not be used all at once. Within minutes of purchasing, you will receive an email for your gift card with a link. Click this link to be brought to a page where you can choose to print your card to give as a physical gift, or simply email the link or photo of the gift card to the lucky recipient.
- Tom Ceconi