holly, jolly shopping! Our 2016 New Orleans gift guide.
Below are some of our favorite gifts for the 2016 holiday season!
7722 Maple St., New Orleans, 504.218.5996, swapforkids.com.
They have a great selection on L’amour Uggs in a variety of colors and sizes. So comfy for our little ones! $34.99
209 Harrison Ave, New Orleans, 504.267.5083, littlepnuts.com
Maze by Seedling. The hot new game of the year! Kids can design (and redesign) a marble maze, and use the free app scan their creation play in virtual reality—transforming it into whatever their imagination envisions. $59.99.
3811 Magazine St., New Orleans, 504.267.3707, thefrenchlibrary.com
With the largest selection of children’s French books in the country, it also houses a great inventory of French gifts and toys, including Janod’s Ludo Space Monsters, which puts a new spin on a classic game and grows the imagination. $15.99.
Did you ever wish you had somewhere to show off all your uniquely new Orleans memories? The New Orleans Baby Book and New Orleans Family book are the perfect places to showcase all the activities you love! $62.
5928 W. Metairie Ave., Metairie, 504.733.1001, lapetitetearoom.com
This child-size set is available in light pink (shown) and a floral print. Plus, they also have a selection of tutus, tiaras, and Fancy Nancy children’s books for your little princess.
These adorable Carousel Embroidered Toddler Tote Bags are just right for books or an overnight trip to see their grandparents. Perfectly sized for your little one!
Lakeside Mall or online at magnoliablvd.net
Their traditional Spicy Cajun Christmas Towel is a great gift for anyone on your list and the most stolen item during Dirty Santa! $12.
The Schwegmann’s Tote, designed by Margie Schwegmann, keeps the heritage alive and guarantees to bring the recipient a flood of wonderful memories of our favorite place to make groceries. $15.
244 Metairie Rd., Metairie, 504.833.6321; 766 Harrison Ave., New Orleans, 504.482.8200; shoplittlemissmuffin.com.
Waxing poetic pendants. Silver links studded with freshwater pearls make their charms shine. With a transformative dragon, $130, or a float, $133.
1760 Stumpf Blvd., Gretna, and 3017 Edenborn Ave., Metairie, educatorsupplies.com
Their adjustable desks grow as quickly as your kids do—with a perfect fit from the early years through high school. Chairs are available in various heights, and desks come in various colors. Special set price $120. Some chair selections higher.
Rink Shopping Center, 2727 Prytania St, New Orleans, 504.891.2374, mignonnola.com
Comfortable and adorable style meet beautifully in this Christmas shirt and shorts set from Dondolo, $94.
3-in-1 Wine Bottle Holder. It’s a wine bottle holder, cheese board, and magnetic cheese knife holder. What a cool gift! In Cherry wood. (Sorry, wine and knife not included). $45.
Sazarach Bar Board and glasses. Have friends that love to entertain? This stylish set, with its beautiful cutting board and unique bar glasses with our state on the bottom, are perfect
100 Atherton Dr., Metairie, 504.837.0447
Anavini Plaid Christmas Pajamas and Nightgown. With their festive holiday red plaid, these make a perfect gift for Christmas Eve. In 100% percent soft cotton. Sizes. 12mo-10, $52-$54.
The Feltman Brothers Emma doll is life-like, with soft skin, real eyelashes, and baby scented. Her clothing is also hand-embroidered. Comes with a birth certificate, too! $150.