Holiday Gift Guide 2018 - Student and Alumni Edition
This post was originally published on December 5th, 2018
Christmas season is in full swing! So are finals, planning family get togethers, decking the halls, and preparing to exchange gifts! But, what if you don’t have time to pick out the perfect and thoughtful gift for your loved ones? Well, today we are here to help!
Here are ten unique gifts and experiences you can get created by Belmont’s students and alumni:
Candles are a great go-to Holiday gift for someone you never know what to get! These amazing candles come in all sorts of different scents and sizes. The candles are poured by hand to ensure quality of the product, and 50% of their profits go to a charity of their customer’s choice, so you can also feel great about your purchase!
Give your loved ones a taste of Music City (aka the best city in the world) by buying one of these amazing Batch Boxes! From chocolates, from breakfast, to hot chicken and more, Batch Nashville has got all the basis covered for a thoughtful and fun gift. They also do subscription boxes, so if you want to give a gift that keeps on giving, Batch Nashville has got your back!
Have an artistic college student in your life? Well we’ve got you covered with that one too! College in Color harnesses the powerful therapeutic essence of coloring and combines it with typical college scenerio to provide you with a relatable, interactive, and calming pastime.
Maybe coloring is not your thing, but you still want to relieve some stress and tension from the year (2018 was wild after all) check out The Lotus Room Nashville. What better way to wind down than a nice and relaxing massage. They have a variety of massages, therapies, and add ons to get you nice and calm after the Holiday Season.
Need a gift for that special person in your life? Look no further that Consider the Wldflwrs. They carry simply beautiful designs for any of your jewelry needs. There are beautiful earrings, necklaces, and even engagement rings if you’re looking to pop the question!
This is the perfect gift to help anybody keep their New Year’s Resolution! There are a bunch of different packages, such as memberships, group classes, personal training, and retreats! Plus it is the perfect excuse to get your family and friends active again. Also, maybe just get this gift for yourself!
After all that working out at Get Fit 615, treat yo’ self to some self love at biscuit love! Get your gift card now so you and all your friends can go get weekend brunch and one of the best breakfast places in Middle Tennessee!
If you would rather not get out of the house, invite all your friends over for an AMAZING dinner party. You can have everyone over, and just have fun with your friends! No worries about the cooking or the clean up. Just sit back, relax, and laugh while Placemat does all the delicious work.
Now, while you are having that extravagant Christmas dinner party to celebrate with your friends, why not have some equally extravagant plates to eat on? RV Pottery does handmade mugs, cups, plates, bowls, and more. Let me tell you, this pottery is simply BEAUTIFUL! Even if you are not having a dinner party, you can buy one of the cute state mugs for all your friends!! Perfect gift idea.
Now if you aren’t wanting to buy a gift for someone, but still want to just send a nice letter, we have got you covered there too! Wink Wink Paper Co has all sorts of thoughtful and beautiful letters and cards for all your sending needs.
For the art-lover in your life that also wants to help the impoverished in our city, check out Poverty And The Arts. They take people impacted with homelessness and give them a creative outlet. You can by beautiful pieces of art with an amazing cause attached to it here.
A classic gift that is fun for the whole family! Test your skills and try to escape one of The Escape Game’s many amazing puzzles. There are many locations all over the United States, and many more coming! Can you escape?
You can never have enough candles!!! Ranger Station was recently featured in Southern Living’s gift guide. They have all sorts of unique smells, and you can even create your own person fragrance.
Want some beautiful personalized jewelry to give to your best friends? How about a necklace to give to your sorority sister? Felicity and Bliss has everything you need for unique and meaningful jewelry with great prices!!
Last but not least on our gift guide is House Of and BLVD! These are our very own student run stores that feature amazing products. At House Of you’ll find many of the products listed here, as well as some amazing clothes and other items. At BLVD you can find all your music needs! We’ll see you there1! :)