Washingtonian Gift Guide 2013: Gifts for the Sophisticate

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1. Loving Spoonfuls

Wooden utensils by Two’s Company, $52 at Ginger in Bethesda

2. Sweeten the Pot

Cast-iron 1½-quart braiser, $175 at Le Creuset in Bethesda

3. Lush Brushes

“Robinson” makeup-brush set, $195 at Tory Burch

4. Timeless Gift

Frédérique Constant Ladies Art Deco watch with diamonds, $2,825 at Tiny Jewel Box in DC

5. Woodsy Scent

Estée Lauder’s new Modern Muse eau de parfum, $78 at Nordstrom

6. Thought Jotter

Mr. Boddington’s Studio daily journal, $16.95 at Le Village Marché in Shirlington

7. Feminine Frames

Tom Ford glasses in striped brown, $395 at Nordstrom

8. Wrapped in Love

White & Warren cashmere cardigan, $395 at Ginger

9. Propose a Toast

Thibaut-Janisson Blanc de Chardonnay Virginia sparkling wine, $29.99 at Arrowine in Arlington

10. Bath Beauties

Laura Mercier body-and-bath sets in crème brûlée, $48 (two pieces) to $80 (four) at Neiman Marcus

11. Teal Appeal

“Borough” bag in polished calfskin, $598 at Coach

12. Seeing a Pattern

Pender wrist wallet by Spartina 449, $42 at Le Village Marché

13. Little Luxuries

Diptyque votive set, $75 at Nordstrom