Finding that just-right gift for family, friends, or a special someone takes legwork. Thankfully, we called on some of San Diego’s most stylish and all-around thoughtful locals to guide us through their gift-giving philosophies.
Fall-alalala in love with their holiday wish lists and shopping lists in 40 ideas to inspire your own giving this season.
Gift Like a Tastemaker
When they’re not working, you can most likely find this couple in their Bankers Hill home entertaining—Suebsarakham’s the chef, while Torres works the room and entertains guests. These are a few of their favorite things that help them entertain.
In her day to day, Javier practices self-care in little acts—sips of coffee, silent driving time, working out. It should be no surprise she sources gifts for others that’ll promote self-care in themselves.
Diane has a background in interior design and during the holidays, she sure shows it. If you’ve ever frequented the shops at Bazaar del Mundo, none of this should come as a surprise.
While being a ceramicist does make gift-giving a little easier, Skoby puts more thought into his presents than just convenience. Pore over his recommendations and get your own wheels turning.
Like many of us, this blended family has been forced to embrace a more grounded lifestyle in 2020. For the Machados, that meant fostering a greater appreciation for their Cardiff-by-the-Sea home.