20 GIFT IDEAS UNDER $150

From scents to sweet treats and toys that spark glee, our holiday gift guide has something for everyone

 

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Now that the holiday season has begun, our boutiques are filled with all kinds of goodies, whether it’s that “little something” hostess gift, a present for the family member who always says, “I don’t need anything,”  a fun stocking stuffer, or an item for your stash of just-in-case presents. Check out our curated collection of gift ideas all under $150 — and check off your list. 

HOME, SWEET HOME

There’s always room for a gift that makes a home a little cozier or a little more glamorous. From a throw that’s supremely soft to the touch, upscale scents or that home-décor piece you won’t find everywhere, this grouping of gift ideas has something for an office colleague, friend or loved one for whom home is a sumptuous sanctuary.

 

CB2

Level 3, Crate and Barrel Wing
949.308.7100

Chic and minimalist, the gift-boxed Reed Scent diffuser by CB2 is available in a variety of upscale fragrances, including Oak + Grapefruit, seen here. The set includes hand-poured fragrance oil, an unlacquered brass vessel that develops a lovely patina with each use, and a set of reeds to deliver the scent throughout the home.

UGG

Level 2, Carousel Court
714.551.0750

Who doesn’t love a cozy throw on cold winter nights? Available in a variety of colors and prints, including Stormy Grey Panther shown, the Duffield Throw II by UGG is easy to care for and can match any décor theme. 

Z Gallerie

Level 1, Macy’s Home Store Wing
714.850.1081

When words are not enough, you can say it with the Love Snow Globe by Z Gallerie, which features the ASL sign for “I love you” on a gleaming gold hand housed within a glass globe on a white pedestal, with LED lights to cast a warm glow.

PLAY TIME

Is anything better than a child’s smile when they open a present they absolutely love? Or the smile of a parent who knows a gift will be played with or worn with glee? That’s the thought behind this selection.

 

Pottery Barn Kids

Level 3, Crate and Barrel Home Store Wing
714.641.8835

Soft and sweet all at once, the Santa Baby Gift Bundle by Pottery Barn Kids combines an heirloom baby blanket that can be personalized with a hat and bootie set.

Crate and Barrel Home Store

Levels 1, 2, Crate and Barrel Home Store Wing
714.825.0060

For the child who loves practicing the pas de bourrée, Crate and Barrel Home Store’s Moulin Roty Ballerina Mouse Trunk Set includes an adorable mouse that can be dressed up in three charming tutus, all housed in an elegant carrying case with handle and mini luggage tag.

Anthropologie

Level 1, Crate and Barrel Home Store Wing
714.540.9001

The holiday season is a great time to keep or start a new tradition of board games with family and friends, including classics such as Chinese Checkers. Marbles in brilliant hues add to the fun of the Colorplay Chinese Checkers Game at Anthropologie.

SWEET TREATS THAT SLEIGH

The holidays are never complete without something sweet. Take your pick from chocolate, gummies or a combination of various confections in special themed boxes.

 

Läderach Chocolatier Suisse

Level 2, Bloomingdale’s Wing
949.594.2280

New to South Coast Plaza and filled with sweet delights, Läderach is a premium chocolatier that offers freshly made delicious chocolate produced in Switzerland. This Christmas Tree Hazelnut Milk is filled with caramelized hazelnuts from Italy’s Piedmont region.

Williams Sonoma

Level 1, Crate and Barrel Home Store Wing
714.540.1397

Can’t beat a classic with a cult following. Williams Sonoma’s Peppermint Bark is the stuff of holiday candy legend. This Peppermint Bark Sampler features a trio of flavors — Original Peppermint Bark, Salted Peppermint Bark and Dark Chocolate Peppermint Bark — housed in stacked collectible tins.

Sugarfina

Level 1, Carousel Court
714.472.9529

Give this Sugarfina 8-Piece Candy Bento Box a shake and watch the snowflakes float in the snow globe on the cover. Inside are eight cubes filled with classic best sellers and the newest seasonal sweets: Champagne Bears, Winter Berry Sparkle Pops, Espresso Martini, Merry Berries, Cranberry Cocktail Bears, Holiday Presents, Dark Chocolate Sea Salt Caramel and Sparkling Rosé Bears.

A FEW GOOD MEN’S GIFTS

Guys of every age can be especially tough to buy for. If your husband, father or uncle has ever demurred when asked if there’s anything he would like, you understand all too well the challenges of buying something he’ll love and use. We curated this selection of well-priced ideas with that in mind:

 

Scotch & Soda

Level 2, Bloomingdale’s Wing
657.600.9980

When his style tends toward relaxed and casual, this gift of two pairs of Cotton Socks with stripes or geometric patterns from Scotch & Soda will add cheer to his wardrobe.

Lacoste

Level 2, Bloomingdale’s Wing
714.641.1730

Go figure: Bucket hats are the surprise must-wear headgear this season. This Unisex Vintage Lacoste Badge Cotton Bucket Hat in durable cotton twill features the brand’s vintage 1927 embroidered badge on the front and its iconic green crocodile on the side.

Fossil

Level 1, Crate and Barrel Home Store Wing
714.966.5395

When it’s time for something rugged, Fossil’s Bronson Chronograph Brown Eco Leather Watch is an easy go-to. The watch features a quartz chronograph movement in the 44-millimeter Bronson case on a leather strap.

AllSaints

Level 1, Bloomingdale’s Wing
714.955.4448

For those cool winter days and nights, the Ash Wool Blanket Scarf in 100 percent wool by AllSaints comes in a timeless red and black plaid with a fringed edge and includes a signature leather patch.

Tumi

Level 2, Saks Fifth Avenue Wing
714.429.0997

If he prefers fresh, green and woodsy scents, Awaken, the latest fragrance from Tumi, hits all the right notes – bergamot, grapefruit, fir needle and cedarwood. It’s a combination designed to be refreshing and is housed in a glass bottle with a unique top.

THOUGHTFUL GESTURES

These are designed for those who love plush textures from head to toe, the subtle flash of a designer logo, a splash of holiday sparkle on the wrist, or beauty products that evoke that spa-day feeling.

 

Coach

Level 2, Between Jewel and Carousel Courts
714.979.1771

Keep those feet warm and cozy in Coach’s Ulla Slide, featuring an ivory shearling upper and coated canvas logo footbed, available in whole sizes.

Tory Burch

Level 1, Carousel Court
714.689.0450

Tory Burch designed her Merino Fair Isle collection with vintage après-ski style as inspiration. Choose the playful hat or mittens in Dark Roast Mountain, embellished with an ivory pattern and the designer’s logo.

Fresh

Level 1, Carousel Court
714.549.7086

Keep those lips soft and moisturized with a trio of Fresh treatments — the signature Advanced Therapy Treatment Lip Balm and a pair of pink-tinted lip balms infused with sunscreen — all packaged in a lovely gift box.

Aveda

Level 1, Bloomingdale’s Wing
714.540.2423

In one of the season’s best beauty collabs, Aveda partnered with designer Phillip Lim to create a collection of exclusive products inspired by the wonders of nature. These gift sets combine luxe hair products with a limited-edition hair towel wrap or detangling comb, all with a tropical getaway vibe.

Pandora

Level 2, Din Tai Fung Wing
714.850.1449

Fans of Disney® and charm bracelets will love the combination of the two in the latest from the Disney x Pandora Collection, the Mickey Mouse and Minnie Mouse Present Charm, in sterling silver and red enamel, at Pandora.

kate spade new york

Level 2, Bloomingdale’s Wing
714.662.3956

Keep those AirPods and keys close at hand with this stylish-meets-practical case by kate spade new york. Available in two colors, including the black seen here, each case is emblazoned with the Kate Spade logo.

A GIFT EVERYONE CAN USE

Not all gift cards are created equal – and ours is a standout for the holidays. The South Coast Plaza Gift Card is available in any denomination up to $2,000 per card and can be used all South Coast Plaza boutiques and restaurants, as well as Segerstrom Center for the Arts, South Coast Repertory and The Westin South Coast Plaza. Gift cards are available for purchase at all Concierge locations. Visa, Mastercard, Discover, American Express, JCB, UnionPay, cash, checks and debit cards are accepted.

 


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