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Frederic Finds: 10 Very Special Gift Ideas for Your Host

January 26, 2018
Digging through the market’s myriad options for that perfect something­—be it a big-ticket item or a small (but statement-making) detail—can be more than a bit overwhelming. That’s why we’ve done the hard work for you, scouring the globe for the best of the best: our Frederic Finds!
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We scoured the globe for some super-special gifts that say “thank you” in the most singular way.

From veterans of the Goyard team, the French-preppie
Big Bag No. 54 can be customized with a monogram and hued piping, and has a go-anywhere panache.

From $625, luniform.com

Artist Emilie Ferris captures the lovability of your favorite furry friend in her
Custom Embroidered Pet Portraits.

$415, emilie-ferris.co.uk

The Yucatan’s most exquisite botanical scents are extracted into
Flor de Naranja Shampoo.

$11, coquicoqui.com

This terra-cotta
Tortoise Plate, hand-sculpted in Tunisia, has a whimsical, elemental beauty.

$58, madebytinja.com

These all-natural, pinecone-shape
Firestarters are equally useful for inside fireplaces and backyard grills.

$55, christophepourny.com

Self-Inking Rubber Stamp is the ultimate in personalized gifts.

From $150, wmscoink.com

Paris landmarks as a box of fetching
Sugar Cubes? Sweet!

$12, belledesucre.com

Crafted from a tiny cache of clay discovered in Philadelphia, each hand-painted
Coffee Mug is thoroughly unique.

$270, bddw.com

An artisanal small-batch
Chocolate Bar, made from extremely rare and highly prized Criolla cacao beans.

$20, storiesandobjects.com

Hand-picked olives are manually pressed in a century-old mill for
Extra Virgin Olive Oil that is a fruity expression of Andalusia.

$42, ila-shop.co