Monday, December 21, 2009

I love finding unique gifts whether it is for my husband, my mom, or a holiday party hostess. Fortunately there are no shortage of unique, Southern made gifts.

Made from antique door knobs and fences, Nashville company Knobstoppers, wine stops make a clever hostess gift. Found throughout the Southeast.

Jewelry made with fine silks, peacock features, incorporating vintage pieces make Birmingham Belle Chrissie Larkin's pieces true statements.

A stocking stuffer for the organic beauty in the family, 29 cosmetics is made by the lovely Atlantan Lydia Mondavi out of grapeseed oils and in one of the most natural looking makeups you can buy

Southern Tide out of Greenville, South Carolina makes men's shirt with a fish over of the left breast. A great gift for the fisherman, sailor, or golfer in your family.

For the best candle imaginable that will have your entire home smelling divine, Sugah by Low Country Luxe is a perfect pick making a great gift for friends or hostesses.

Tuscaloosa native and Atlanta resident, Lauren Leonard designer of Leona Collection continues to impress us with her gorgeous designs that embrace the elegance of The South. A dress from Leona like this one also owned by Taylor Swift is a great gift for a Southern Belle.

Supporting senior citizens, The Assistance League of Birmingham sells arts and crafts made by seniors at Prime Time Treasures in Homewood. Whether you are looking for a Raggedy Ann Doll or Adirondack chairs you know you are supporting a good cause.

Red Leaf Pottery out of Arcola, Mississippi is world famous and with such unique designs it is no wonder why. This pottery can be found at retailers throughout the Southeast and makes ideal gifts for newlyweds or parents.

Nashville native Lizbeth King is co-founder of Claridge King a company specializing in men's button downs for women and cozy, yet flattering sleepwear. Besides being one of the nicest people you will meet and a busy mom, she is also oh-so chic. This tunic makes a great gift for wifey. Claridge and King sleepwear tunic