Author: Melissa Larsen

Fashion & Beauty

Howler Bros. Fuzzy Depot Jacket Corduroy plus a sherpa fleece lining equals a mighty handsome jacket that’ll keep your fave fella warm but also super-stylish. $145. Available at Cave + Post in Phoenix. To learn more, visit


EAT by Stacey Weber’s Private Dinner Package EAT by Stacey Weber in Phoenix offers one-of-a-kind private dining experiences in your own home–or the home of a lucky gift recipient. Chef Weber and her culinary team creates fully customized multi-course meal experiences for groups of any size for breakfast, lunch or dinner for […]

Home & Host

City By the Sea Puzzle  The Frank Lloyd Wright City by the Sea 1,000-piece foil puzzle pairs a striking image and sturdy pieces for a timeless holiday gift. The purchase supports the Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation’s mission to preserve Taliesin and Taliesin West for future generations. $19.99. To learn more, […]

Kids & Pets

Custom Pet Portrait The Painted Ladies offer handmade, hand-sketched and hand-painted works of art, from cute signs for the home to stickers and nursery accents. But we’re smitten with the custom pet portraits, which are one-of-a-kind recreations of a photo and typically turned around within two weeks (the company will […]

Food & Beverage

A Modern Cookie Crafted from scratch by a Tempe-based home baker, A Modern Cookie offers the most precious custom-decorated sugar cookies, including 12 Days of Christmas cookies and a cookie advent calendar. Prices vary. To learn more, visit

Gifts That Give Back

Shop It Forward at Scottsdale Fashion Square Through Dec. 15, shoppers are encouraged to log their receipts from any Scottsdale Fashion Square retailer and restaurant center-wide to earn points for the participating nonprofit partners via the Shop It Forward Program. That’s right: simply crossing some gifts off your list at […]

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Wren & Wolf to Open in Phoenix This December

Scheduled to open in Downtown Phoenix at Renaissance Square this December, Wren & Wolf will be an all-day dining and drinking destination from an all-star team of culinary and cocktail pros. Wren & Wolf will be the first experience within the new brand, Pretty Decent Concepts.