Astrid's New Orleans Gift Guide

Shop local this holiday season and stuff your stockings form local artisans, boutiques, and brands!


Mignon Faget Halo Bangle

Designed on historic Magazine Street , Mignon Faget is an iconic New Orleans brand. These sterling silver bangles are handwoven and are a piece of wearable art!

Alexa Pulitzer Fleur de Lis Cocktail Napkins

Today, New Orleans-based Alexa Pulitzer’s stationery can be found worldwide, in more than 1500 boutiques, the likes of Bergdorf Goodman, Anthropologie and Liberty of London. But this company has humble beginnings, right here in New Orleans. 

Alexis Walters Original Art

While New Orleans is home to many talented artists, our favorite is Alexis Walters. Her colorful abstract canvas paintings will liven up any room .

Thymes Fraser Fir Candle

Thymes Frasier Fir Candle Tin is a festive way to share your favorite home fragrance. You can pick up an assortment of Thymes candles at Hilltop Shoppe, located on Magazine Street.

Mississippi River Silk Scarf

Sold in the Historic New Orleans Collection gift shop, this silk scarf is based on an 1866 "ribbon map" by Coloney & Fairchild featuring the Mississippi River from Vicksburg through Natchez, Baton Rouge and New Orleans - straight through to the Delta. 

Fig & Dove Cheese Knife Set

From Baton Rouge brand Fig and Dove, this Olive Branch stainless steel cheese knife will be perfect with your next cheese board, or as a beautiful gift for friends and family.

Ashley Longshore Beaded Clutch

Bold, Brash and Bright - this hand beaded clutch with sequins, rhinestones and beads was designed by New Orleans artist, Ashley Longshore.

Tasc Performance Pocket Leggings

Stylish and function-able, pick up a pair of leggings from New Orleans bases, Tasc Performace, for the active lady on your list.

Krewe du Optic Sunglasses

A favorite of celebrities and handmade right here in New Orleans, Krewe sunglasses are stylish and timeless!

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