Gift ideas that elevate the comforts of home.
Styled and curated by Jennifer Fenner.
Photography by Todd Wright.
Laughing Gull, hand-sculpted from white pine, with onyx bead eyes – $1,100, SpencerTinkhamArt.com. Teak dining chair with rope seat by Sun Furniture – $219. Coffee table books from Decorum Furniture – $30 and up. Webster cape in camel from A. Dodson’s – $63.99.
Hand-dyed scarf in moonrise – $148, SaintVirginia.com. Cast-iron 1-qt. oval Dutch oven by
Le Creuset – $170. Pepper popper pan by Norpro – $29.98. Black spoon by Epicurean – $14.98. From Kitchen Barn, a muffin pan by Lodge Cast Iron – $24.98, and a silicone bench scraper by Kuhn Rikon – $16.98, KitchenBarnOnline.com.
Blanc de Chardonnay, Virginia sparkling wine by Thibaut-Janisson – $35, TJWinery.com. Hand-dyed table runner in first frost – $158, SaintVirginia.com. Brass pepper mill by Trudeau, from Kitchen Barn – $39.98. Medium leopard vase in cream and white – $68, Made-RVA.com. Bottle of matches from A. Dodson’s – $9.99. Sarah natural indigo dyed block-printed tunic – $65, PaxPhilomena.com. From Baccarat: a Papillon Lucky Butterfly, in amber – $140, and a set of two Vega Crystal candlesticks – $410. From The Globe – Fine Gift & Home: a set of two beeswax tapers by La Petite Abeille – $16.75 and a Sue thin cuff in steel blue by Brackish Bow Ties – $145.
Fish scale light blue dinner plate, $310; Rothschild bird blue dessert plate, $385. Princess Victoria green dinner plate, $110; Queen Victoria green salad plate, $150. Fruits and flowers dinner plate, $280, and dessert plate, $215. All patterns by Herend, available at The Globe – Fine Gift & Home. Gold teaspoon, $5.98, Kitchen Barn.
From ScratchPastaCo.com: Virginia Wheat Campanelle pasta – $7, and Semolina Pappardelle pasta – $6.50. From BlancCreatives.com, a turned walnut cocktail muddler – $45, and Wooden spatula in maple – $75. Wooden spoons from Kitchen Barn – $16.98 and up.
Charcuterie board, large, in walnut – $130, HillWoodwork.com. Beauty bar chocolate from Glow Apothecary – $13. Soap dish by Polish Pottery from Kitchen Barn – $38.50. Blood Orange and Berry Berry chocolate bars by Wildwood from Wanderful Boxes – $13 each. Locally grown and home-delivered edibles from The Neighborhood Harvest: Pimento cheese – $6.50, dill harvarti – $6.99, fruit and nut bread – $6.99, rustic Italian bread – $6, Asian pears – $5.99 for 2 lbs., Mandarins – $8.99 for 2.5 lbs., candied pecans – $8, toasted pumpkin seeds – $5; gift cards available.
Tea towels by The Indigo Tribe from Kitsch – $22. Confetti coffee mug, in blush and melon, from Made-RVA.com – $38. Espresso cup and saucer, in Perlee blue by L’Objet, from The Globe – Fine Gift & Home – $80. From Glow Apothecary: Chill AF Cacao, instant adaptogenic latte – $29, and Yoga In A Cup, adaptogenic elixir – $36. Kenopian – $20 for 12 oz. jar, Fathom Coffee. 1819 medium roast-blend by Grit Coffee, monthly subscription starting at $13, GritCoffee.com. From the Kitchen Barn: a wooden honey dipper – $12.98, and a chambord French press coffee maker by Bodum – $39.98. Accent table with removable tray by Notre Monde from Decorum Furniture – $259.
Color-burst oil on canvas painting – $500, AnneTemple.com. Cocktail books from Decorum Furniture – $30 and up. Courage & Conviction, an American Single Malt whisky – $74.99, VaDistillery.com. Isaac Bowman, Virginia straight bourbon whiskey – $39.99, ASmithBowman.com. Reservoir Maison De Cuivre bourbon, finished in Meritage wine casks – $124.99, ReservoirDistillery.com. From Ironclad Distillery Co.: AR’s Hot Southern Honey Cask – $45.99, Ironclad old-fashioned mixing kit – $25, and handmade drink coasters from Newton Leather Company – $40 for set of 4. From Smartmouth Brewing: Holiday Helper, Red IPA – $9.99 for six-pack, and a 16 oz. Belgian glass – $6. From BlancCreatives.com: noir premium bottle opener – $120, cocktail pick, set of six – $95; Lemon Mint Shrub handcrafted craft cocktail mix from ElementShrub.com – $12.99 for 16 oz. Cinnamon flavor-infused simple syrup by Sorva – $11.99 for 12 oz., SorvaSyrups.com. MOTHER Shrub black cherry mixing vinegar – $8 for 8 oz., MotherShrub.com. Blue lacquer round tray by Howard Elliott Collection from Decorum Furniture, set of two – $259.
From Decorum Furniture: Petite oval accent table in antique gold by Global Views – $372, and Crane flower petite tin candle by Voluspa – $10. Black Sand candle by Finn & Co. – $48, TheFaceOfFinn.com. Self-care candle, soy with wooden wicks, from Sugar & Grace Co. – $24 and up. Bud vase, in speckled blush – $28, Made-RVA.com. From Wanderful Boxes: Palo Santo bundle – $8 and a bottle of matches – $4.
Sweet Siamese, hand-carved from magnolia tree branches – $1,300, SpencerTinkhamArt.com. Grey velvet-tuffed storage ottoman with gold base by Harp & Finial from Decorum Furniture, set of two – $219.
Jennifer Fenner Creative is a design and branding studio based out of Yorktown, Virginia. Fenner has worked for nearly 20 years as an art director, stylist and design expert, helping clients realize their vision across multiple platforms.
SHOP THE SHOOT
A. Dodson’s | ADodsons.com
2948 Bridge Road. Suffolk. 757.483.1344.
1611-A Colley Avenue. Norfolk. 757.222.0254.
A. Smith Bowman Distillery | ASmithBowman.com
Anne Temple | AnneTemple.com
4400 Colley Avenue. Norfolk. 757.630.3501.
Blanc Creative | BlancCreatives.com
Decorum Furniture | DecorumFurniture.com
301 West 21st Street. Norfolk. 757.623.3100.
Element Shrub | ElementShrub.com
Fathom Coffee | FathomCoffee.com
1682 Baltic Avenue. Virginia Beach. 757.689.411.
Finn & Co. | TheFaceofFinn.com
Glow Apothecary | GlowApothecary.co
315 Laskin Road. Virginia Beach. 757.447.4651.
Grit Coffee | GritCoffee.com
Hill Woodworking | HillWoodwork.com
Ironclad Distillery Co. | IroncladDistillery.com
124 23rd Street. Newport News. 917.696.8880.
Kitchen Barn | KitchenBarnOnline.com
Hilltop North. 1628 Laskin Road. Virginia Beach. 757.422.0888.
Kitsch Handmade | KitschVa.com
1513 Colley Avenue. Norfolk. 757.961.9855.
Made RVA | Made-RVA.com
Mother Shrub | MotherShrub.com
Pax Philomena | PaxPhilomena.com
Reservoir Distillery | ReservoirDistillery.com
Saint Virginia | SaintVirginia.com
Scratch Pasta Co. | ScratchPastaCo.com
Smartmouth Brewery | SmartMouthbrewing.com
1309 Raleigh Avenue. Norfolk. 757.624.3939.
313 32nd Street. Virginia Beach. 757.624.3939.
Sorva | SorvaSyrups.com
North Carolina. 844.921.3310.
Spencer Tinkham | SpencerTinkhamArt.com
Sugar & Grace Co. | SugarAndGrace.co
Selden Market. 208 East Main Street. Norfolk. 757.354.2113.
The Globe – Fine Gift & Home | TheGlobeVirginiaBeach.com
Hilltop North. 1624 Laskin Road. Virginia Beach. 757.422.3313.
The Neighborhood Harvest | TheNeighborhoodHarvest.com
539B Turlington Road. Suffolk. 757.809.3577.
Thibaut-Janisson | TJWinery.com. Charlottesville. 434.996.3307.
Virginia Distillery Co. | VaDistillery.com
Wanderful Boxes | WanderfulBoxes.com
515 North Birdneck Road. Virginia Beach. 971.275.2369.