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December 20, 2015

Early birds may get the worm, but good things come to those who wait. Our collection of last-minute gifts includes gift-worthy designs that are all in stock and ready to ship. Check out eight of our top picks, and be sure to visit the Dwell Store for the complete collection. 

Soft stone-washed linen throw pillow covers

Stone-Washed Linen Pillow Cover, $72 at the Dwell Store

Got someone on your list who’s no stranger to a well-placed throw pillow? The Stone-Washed Linen Throw Pillow Cover from Hawkins New York represents an expert blend of casual comfort and luxurious materiality. Made of European linen, each pillow cover is piece dyed and stone washed, which creates an extremely soft touch and smooth finish.

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Blue stacked candlestick holders

Field Candlestick Set, $27 at the Dwell Store

The colorful Field Candlestick Sets from Good Thing are a perfect gift for the hosts and hostesses on your holiday list. They blend the traditional appeal of taper candlesticks on a table while adding a playful punch of color and shape. The holders are also small enough to easily slide into a stocking.

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Brass mechanical pencil with hexagonal shape

YStudio Mechanical Brass Pencil, $100 at the Dwell Store

Everyone will want to swap an old No. 2 pencil for this heirloom-quality brass instrument from YStudio. Weighty when in hand, this pencil gives a sense of purpose to note taking, doodles, or sketching. The materials used in the pencil allow it to oxidize over time, creating a distinct patina. Or, it can be treated with bronze oil to keep its luxe shine. This image depicts a shiny new pencil on the right and an aged pencil on the left. 

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Four enamelware tumblers

Falcon Enamelware Tumbler, $8 at the Dwell Store

A best seller from the Dwell Store, this enamelware tumbler is an iconic gift at an accessible price point. Durable and designed for indoor and outdoor use, the tumbler can be mixed and matched with other colors in the series, used individually, or made into a set.

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Stackable glasses with cone shaped base

Rien Water Glass – Set of 4, $56 at the Dwell Store

These stackable drinking glasses from Berlin–based NEW TENDENCY are versatile and stylish—a perfect gift for the at-home bartender on your list. The glasses can be used for water or spirits, and are designed to appear delicate while maintaining durability. The glasses can be used for dressy affairs alongside casual, everyday meals.

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Geometric black etched tea light holder

Tom Dixon Etched Tea Light Holder, $80 at the Dwell Store

Cool, geometric, and sleek, this tea light holder from Tom Dixon makes an excellent gift for the person on your list who knows a thing or two about decor—or arithmetic. The structure of the holder is comprised of sections of thin etched metal sheets that are inspired by the logic of pure mathematics. Each sheet has a series of finely etched holes that create intricate shadows when the interior candle is lit. 

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Colorful throw blanket inspired by traditional Kantha quilts

Donna Wilson Aravalli Throw, $275 at the Dwell Store

We bet you’ve got a snuggler on your list. Give her something she can wrap herself in on Christmas morning, like this colorful throw blanket from Scottish designer Donna Wilson. It is inspired by the traditional Kantha quilts of India, features a layer of cotton flannel, and is hand-block printed on both sides.

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Dwell Store digital gift card

Dwell Store Gift Card, $50–$1,000 at the Dwell Store

Always in stock, the Digital Gift Card from the Dwell Store lets you give the design seeker on your list the gift of discovering great design. Perfect for that person who has everything (or likes to shop for herself), this gift will save you time and still keep your status as a thoughtful gift-giver.

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Soft stone-washed linen throw pillow covers

Stone-Washed Linen Pillow Cover, $72 at the Dwell Store

Got someone on your list who’s no stranger to a well-placed throw pillow? The Stone-Washed Linen Throw Pillow Cover from Hawkins New York represents an expert blend of casual comfort and luxurious materiality. Made of European linen, each pillow cover is piece dyed and stone washed, which creates an extremely soft touch and smooth finish.

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