Unique Gift Trends this Holiday Season
Tis’ the season for gift giving, and in Montco there is no better way to shop than, you guessed it….#LOCAL! The tough part is picking out just the right gift for that special someone. This year we have some help from local Skippack boutique Accent on the Rocks. Owner Mary Bohidar has provided us with her expertise on the top trending gifts this holiday season.
If you’re dreading another holiday trip to the mall this year think about avoiding those crowds and visiting your local small business owners! Ditch those long lines and expose yourself to great unique gift ideas that you can’t find anywhere else.
At Accent On The Rocks you can find the top gifts of the season. Choose from this list of items currently trending at AOTR.
1.) Monogram Medallion or Bar Necklace
Hand crafted in America… choose from sterling, rose or yellow gold. This classic is back in vogue and all the rage. Your name, initials or significant date will be crafted into a statement piece that you’ll enjoy for years. Allow 10 business days for production. Stop in, call or visit our website to order now.
2.) Convertible Bracelet/Necklace
Crafted in leather, mixed metals and gemstones. These pieces convert from bracelet to necklace to bracelet to meet your daily style needs. It’s like buying 2 pieces for the price of one…a must have for the jewelry lover!
3.) Holiday Bling
Artisan crafted Swarovski crystal jewelry….The collections of Patricia Locke and Firefly are highly sought after and will surely dazzle the lucky recipient! Splash out in multicolor or keep it subtle with neutrals or black and crystal. This will be a favorite of the wearer for years to come and she may even become a collector. These lines are addicting!
4.) Personal Symbolic Jewelry
Say something about yourself or what you’re about. Layer symbolic necklaces of varying lengths to reflect your personal style or statement. Come make a visit during AOTR’s Poetic Waxing Event December 10th through the 13th to save on some great gifts!
5.) Convertible Totes & Crossbody/Wristlets
Switch up your bag by day and night. This totes convert to meet your style needs. They are reversible and contain an additional smaller bag which can be removed and used as a crossbody. Choose from several designers including Remi and Reed and Liz Soto to name a few. Sweet petite wristlets offer second strap to convert to crossbody and are available in a wide range of colors and finishes…
6.) Swell Thermal Bottles
These eco friendly thermoses keep your beverage cold for 24 hours! They’re leak proof, sweat proof, and the double wall stainless steel technology make them the leading bottle on the market. A must have for Go Green initiative.7.) Rock Beverage Dispensers & Stemware
Artisan crafted in America and newly patented these funky dispensers work will tap out your favorite beverage with style! Perfect for your holiday party or this summer out on the deck. They even look great on your counter as a home accent when not in use.…great couples gift! Pair these items with unique Artisan Crafted Ceramic & Metalware for the perfect touch at your holiday party!
8.) Frazier Fir by Thymes
Home fragrance…scented candles…diffusers…home fragrance mist…like having a live tree in every room.
9.) Two sided Alpaca Wraps, Ponchos & Throws
The name says it all! Alpaca is luxury and Accent has lots to choose from for men and women. Super soft, breathable, warm yet lightweight…you may just keep this gift for yourself!
10.) Fingerless gloves and Cell Phone Gloves
Whether your about fashion or functionality, these trendy gloves have both catagories covered… and make a great gift for the holiday season!
***Don’t miss these upcoming events for the holiday at Accent On the Rocks***
Guys & Gals Shopping Night!
December 10th, 5-9pm
Come shop with your significant other, and have fun in the process. Seriously, it is possible! Area couples are invited to visit Accent On the Rocks on December 10th for a guys and gals shopping night that will include wine, craft beer and munchies! Couples can shop together, separately or with the assistance of an experienced associate while enjoying a cocktail in a no pressure, relaxed environment. Complete your gift list on the spot or use a photo gallery wish list to stop back later for your purchase.
Waxing Poetic Event
December 10th – 13th (4 days & nights of special pricing!)
Skippack’s Men’s Shopping Night
Thursday, December 17th, Open til’ 9pm
To all the men, get your shopping done in one night….hopefully. Visit Accent On the Rocks for complimentary beverages, light bites, gift wrapping and special holiday savings.
Skippack Luminarie Nights
Every Wednesday & Friday night from November 27th through December 23rd, residents can stroll through the candle lit streets of Skippack to enjoy some of the best shopping and dining our county has to offer! Many shops and businesses will also be extending their hours until 9pm on Wednesdays and Fridays.