‘Tis the season of egg nog, carols, twinkling lights, and shopping for the perfect gift. While visiting the Coachella Valley, there are plenty of gift ideas unique to the Valley.
The Body Deli in Palm Desert is a locally owned, raw & natural skin care brand. With two locations (the El Paseo location is an easy stop while picking up other gifts as well) The Body Deli is known for their all-natural scents, lotions, serums, scrubs, and hair care. To bring the feeling of the desert back to family and friends don’t miss the Palm Springs scent (local Medjool dates, fresh grapefruit, blood orange, evening jasmine, and ginger. Check out more on the Body Deli website.
For the art lover in your life a one of a kind piece from desert local, Ryan Campbell, is a must. Ryan uses a minimalist approach and a range of colors with his ongoing series “Line Segments.” See more here.
High Desert artist, Mikal Winn, designs stunning jewelry with brass, mesh, and Swarovski crystal perfect for the jewelry lover in your life. A pair of Mikal’s signature earrings or one of a kind cuff will be a favorite for sure. Check out more of Mikal Winn’s work here.
For more local favorites don’t miss The Shops at 1345 for a collection of clothing, vintage home goods, books, and ceramics. The shop, Thick as Thieves, in Downtown Palm Springs has the cutest collection of candles, jewelry, and home goods perfectly curated for the desert lifestyle.
Written by Nicole Bowen of The Darling Niki
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