Christmas is just over a week away! Are you ready? Do you have all the decorations hung? The gifts purchased? The presents wrapped? If you still need to do a little shopping, maybe something on our local shopping guide will inspire you…

Local Orange County Companies:
* Swanky Paper: Personalized stationary, note cards & thank yous. THESE cards are a personal favorite, every time I pull one out to write a note, they make me smile.
* Little Boogies: Unique animal inspired t-shirts & onesies for infants & toddlers
* This is Me Journal: A Kid’s First Keepsake Journal
* Pooka Clothing: Organic children’s clothing. My little guys would love THIS skull tee.
* Encore Toffee: My mom received some one year as a gift & we’ve been placing orders ever since!
* Too Faced Cosmetics: Be sure to check out their holiday collection… my pick? The new Design your own Palette.
* Harvey’s: The original seatbelt bag. Don’t miss their Holiday Gift Guide, they have several things for under $100. What’s on my list? The newish Carriage Clutch.

Local Orange County Events & Attractions:
* Annual Day Use Pass: Perfect for anyone who frequents the California State Parks. (If you’ve got a surfer on your list, they will LOVE this.) For more information regarding annual parking passes for some of our local resources, be sure to check out Michele’s great post HERE.
* Tickets to a Broadway Play: At the top of my wishlist? Legally Blonde.
* Disneyland Tickets or Season Passes
* Honda Center Tickets: Ducks games, concerts & tons of other events. I know my guy would be happily surprised with tickets to see the Harlem Globetrotters.
* Angels Tickets
* Lift Tickets: For the skier or snowboarder in your life.
Local Orange County-ians on Etsy:
* TieOneOn: Ties, Scraps, Wraps & Shawls
* Stones & Starling: Handmade Jewelry. THESE pearly hoops are so perfect.
* Posh Wash Soap Shop: Handcrafted Soap
* Spitting Image: Silk screened t-shirts for the young & old
* Fizzy Habit: Handmade Bath Bombs
* Quiet Doing: Hand & HeartMade Tees, Totes & Wallets for ladies & gentlemen. I think anyone would love THIS record inspired iPod case.
* Blarney Yarn: Hand painted yarns, hand spun yarns, hand painted rovings & hand turned niddy noddies.
* Voz Clothing: Hand painted vintage purses, clutches, shoes & totes
* LovMely Accessories: Handmade headbands, clips & jewelry. THIS peacock feather headband is beautiful.
* Cuore Accessories & More: Handcrafted bags, pillows, plushies & more. My sister would adore THIS vintage inspired owl pillow.
* Westergard: Handcrafted necklaces, rings, earring, brooches & cuff links

xoxo, K