THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 24, 2022 A SPECIAL EDITION OF Holiday Gift Guide pets >C7 foodies >C8 kids >C10 outdoors & sports >C12 tech >C2 shop local >C3 him >C4 her >C5 teens >C6 gifts that give back >C13 experiences >C14 games >C16 books & music >C17 home & garden >C18 !"#$%&'&($)*'&+"),*&'$-".+' +(*'-*&+'/,0+'+(*123*' )*#*,3*4 Plus: Shop Local ! Shop special @LAINABOOTH WRAP UP THE YEAR WITH PikePlaceMarket.org

Marketing Specialty Publication 2 THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 24, 2022 NOTE TO READERS Store lists are not exhaustive. Products were available as of press time; call for updated availability. Prices quoted are list prices; savvy shoppers may find better deals. Editorial products have been independently selected and reviewed by the writer. All client provided promotional (paid) content is labeled within the section. All photos provided by the retailers and manufacturers. HOLIDAY GIFT GUIDE This section was produced by the Marketing Department of The Seattle Times; written by Bree Coven; Art Direction by Dina Skeels Online: st.news/giftguide22 Contact us: giftguide@seattletimes.com TECH Lucca Faux Leather Wireless Charging Pad An elegant, textured faux leather catch-all surface uses MagSafe technology for fast and e!ective wireless charging of their device and fits seamlessly in a den or o"ce without messy cords. $60 at Bezel & Kiln (Pacific Place) and bezelandkiln.com Apple Watch Ultra The ultimate splurge for your favorite adventurer, the new Apple Watch has a titanium case, precision, dual-frequency GPS, a compass, night mode that removes blue light, and bands made for hiking, running or diving. It withstands temperatures below zero and up to 130 degrees, resists water up to 100 meters and lasts up to 36 hours on a single charge. $799 at Target and apple.com Amazon Kindle Scribe Surprise your favorite reader with the first Kindle they can write on, available Nov. 30. A 10.2” glare-free Paperwhite display includes a pen that feels and sounds like writing on paper, and saves notes directly in Kindle books, PDFs, journal pages and more. The battery can last months. $339.99 at amazon.com Hoglet Fidget Mouse A fidget gadget and plug-and-play wireless computer mouse in one, the Hoglet engages kids and adults with ADHD and ASD in multisensory, tactile stimulation to help them focus while working online. Developed by a teacher and made of food-safe silicone, it makes a practical, thoughtful and cute gift. $39.99 (plus $15 o! on Amazon) at amazon.com and hedgehoghealth.com Pura x Thymes Frasier Fir Smart Di!user & Fragrance Set Make their home smell like Christmas all year with this smart di!user controlled via smartphone. It creates customized scent experiences with varying scents and intensity, comes with a Frasier fir scent and doubles as an ambient nightlight. $80 at Nordstrom and nordstrom.com Playdate Impress the cool kids on your list with a pre-order of Playdate from the Portland company Panic, which ships early 2023. The brand-new handheld video game system fits in your pocket, includes a d-pad, A+B buttons, an analog crank and more than 20 games. More will be automatically delivered to the device over time. $179 at shop.play.date Backbone One Mobile Gaming Controller Gamers will love how this compact controller transforms their phone into a gaming console. Snap in an iPhone and play any game or service that supports controllers, even stream directly from your Xbox, PlayStation or PC. No charging, no tedious setup, no waiting for updates, just straight to the fun. Includes headset jack. $99.99 at playbackbone.com and amazon.com Amazon Halo Rise The new Amazon Halo Rise sees them when they’re sleeping and knows when they’re awake. The device, to be released in time for the holidays, uses no-contact sensors and AI to track sleeping patterns, improve sleep and help users wake up at the right time. $139.99 at amazon.com Meta Quest 2: Advanced All-In-One Virtual Reality Headset This easy-to-use, self-contained, virtual reality headset is still the most mainstream and the best bet for your VR fan or gamer. They can explore new realities, travel universes, play everything from shooter games to puzzles, attend shows and meetings and immerse in fitness training with 128 GB and over 350 titles. $399.99 at target.com Noxgear Wearable Bluetooth Speaker Keep them safe and motivated on their run with a lightweight, loud, long-lasting wearable Bluetooth speaker that holds securely in place with a magnetic clip, leaving their ears free for better awareness of their surroundings. It features no-bounce attachment for great sound, large buttons for easy control and a battery that lasts up to 15 hours. $69.95 at noxgear.com The best gift I ever received !"#$%#&'$(")*&'+,&$-)#&#.'$/$#0#)$)#1#*0#2$ 3,&$-)4%,%56$+6$7*)&'$(,&*4$8#6%4,)2$,'$ ,9#$:;$<&$1"##&6$,&$'",'$+,6$&##+=$*'$1,+#$ 4.$'"#$"##5&$47$+6$%>)&'$47$#.'">&*,&+$ 74)$+>&*1$,.2$)#,5*?*.9$'",'$/$14>52$%)*.9$ &4.9&$7)4+$'"#$),2*4$*.'4$+6$%#2)44+=$,.2$ /$94'$54&'$74)$"4>)&$4.$'",'$'"*.9; Julia Massey Singer/keyboardist, Local band Warren Dunes BALLARD

Marketing Specialty Publication THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 24, 2022 3 SHOP LOCAL “Between the Tides in Washington and Oregon: Exploring Beaches and Tidepools” Outdoorsy folks, budding naturalists and sea glass collectors will enjoy this beautifully photographed new guide by Ryan P. Kelly, Terrie Klinger and John J. Meyer from University of Washington Press that includes o!-the-beaten-track sites, an intro to coastal ecosystems and the reason no two beaches are ever alike. $24.95 at uwapress.uw.edu Orange Twist Seattlesaurus Tee Dress your little cutie in this super-soft, organic cotton tee with Seattle designer Orange Twist’s original “Seattlesaurus” design screen-printed in emerald green on the front using water-based ink. Sizes 2-6T. $34 at The Handmade Showroom (Pacific Place) and orangetwistcards.com The Works Seattle Strawberry Mochi Kit A great family project, this locally made kit has everything you need to make the Japanese rice cake treat mochi at home. Learn to cook, shape, pinch, fill and roll eight strawberry mochi stu!ed with fruit jam — and then eat them! The kit contains all ingredients, a master recipe, instructions and video tutorials. $35 at The Works (Pioneer Square) and theworksseattle.com Made in Washington Co!ee Gift Set Send faraway friends or Seattle transplants a taste of home in a thoughtful collection including: Mountaintop Espresso Blend from Black-owned Campfire Co!ee in Tacoma, Evergreen Roast Co!ee from Roasted in Seattle, a Noir Lux Candle Co. Black Co!ee Caramel Macchiato Candle and a Lantern Press Washington State Coaster. $60 at Made in Washington and madeinwashington.com Herbivore Calm Soaking Salts Who doesn’t need a little calm around the holidays? This 8-ounce glass jar of Himalayan pink salt infused with an aromatherapeutic blend of Ylang-Ylang and Vanilla essential oils helps them relax with all-natural and vegan ingredients from a Seattle company. $20 at Nordstrom and herbivorebotanicals.com Origin Artwork Seattle Wood Map This intricately detailed 3D wooden map has over 10,000 individual lines hand-carved into sustainable birch representing the Seattle neighborhoods and accurate sea contours we know and love. Makes a thoughtful collectible and conversation piece for any local, home or away. 6x8, 12x14 and 14x17 sizes hang or sit on the mantle. $80-$180 at Alair (West Seattle) and alairseattle.com Sea + Pine Brass Ring Clutch Give sustainable style in this vegan leather bag handmade in West Seattle from 100% organic cactus leaves harvested on a carbon-negative farm. The smooth, buttery material folds over into a sophisticated clutch with two large brass ring handles. $88 at Alair (West Seattle) and alairseattle.com The Great PNW Jagged Hoodie He’ll wear his Northwest pride on his sleeve in this handsome, understated earth-tone hoodie handprinted by the Spokanebased company on comfy cotton blend. The “Upper Left, USA” design rests against the jagged mountains of our beloved outdoors. Size S-XXL. $64.99 at thegreatpnw.com Flying Bird Botanicals Chocolate Lover Drinking Chocolate Gift Box The discerning palate on your gift list will appreciate this delicious gourmet drinking chocolate made by hand in Bellingham. Four tins of organic heirloom cacao blends, Chokola Cacao, Cacao Especial, Lavender Mint Cacao and Vanilla Orange Cacao, await to be sipped and savored. $47.99 at DIGS (Ballard) and digsshowroom.com Viaduct Protect Puget Sound Tee Designed and printed here in Seattle, this unisex cotton-blend tee features a Pacific Northwest orca, a rainbow and a plea to Protect Puget Sound. Available in toddler, youth and adult sizes up to XXL. $27.99 at Alair (West Seattle) and seattleviaduct.net The best gift I ever received !"#$%&'()*')+,$-./01'$(20'.'&$3('(+'4*' .4,*'(+'&$5*'.%-'#*6*$5*'7$%*0'3#+8' 9"84,*':$%*'$%';"#$*%1'<.0)$%&(+%= Audrey Brandt Freelance artist/illustrator SEATAC Hummingbird Heart Necklace by Cavin Richie #KB-336-SSC necklace .................................................................................................. $125 #KBE-88-FHmatching shook earrings.................................... $72 $9 mail order handling, or visit our Bothell store 9 to 5, M-F & Saturdays ‘til Christmas Paci c Northwest jewelry, Akubra® hats from Australia and much more... Two hummingbirds touch beaks and tails forming a heart shape in this necklace by Cavin Richie. Finely nished bronze casting on 18˝ Sterling Silver chain with toggle clasp. #KB-9-2BN #1622 #KB-90-2BN ^ 425-485-2132 davidmorgan.com 11812 N Creek Pkwy N, Suite 103 • Bothell, WA 98011 Shown full size Made In USA

Marketing Specialty Publication 4 THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 24, 2022 FOR HIM Tentree Retro Juniper Classic Hoodie This soft, sustainably sourced hoodie features a retro take on juniper trees against a Pacific Northwest sunset and is made from organic cotton with cork drawcord tabs and a jersey-lined hood in sizes S-XXL. Tentree is based in Vancouver, BC, and plants 10 trees for every item purchased. $64-$78 at Alair (West Seattle) and tentree.com Delight Naturals Voyageur Bainbridge Island Beard Oil Give the gift of self-care: This all-natural beard oil conjures salty ocean air with hints of amber, jojoba oil and sweet almond oil. The non-comedogenic formula softens, conditions and smooths facial hair and moisturizes the skin underneath. $15 at The Handmade Showroom (Pacific Place) and thehandmadeshowroom.com Pit Command Commander Elevate his fire pit and bonfire experience with this distinctive, U.S.-made tool that tends the fire with an axe-like chopper, serrated hook, poker and ergonomic custom-molded handle. Carbon steel construction makes it strong, lightweight and built to last a lifetime. Available in black, orange or green. $149 at pitcommand.com Flowfold Craftsman Three-Pocket Sailcloth Wallet Made from durable recycled sailcloth fabric, this slim wallet has a unique three-pocket design and holds up to eight cards. $35 at The Handmade Showroom (Pacific Place) and thehandmadeshowroom.com Filson Roughout Leather Workshop Boots These supple, well-oiled, full-grain leather boots from Seattle’s heritage brand will keep him comfortable all day with a shockabsorbing Vibram Christy Morflex sole, suede-lined heel and toebox, corked footbed and Goodyear-welted construction. The rusty color looks great on and o! the job. $348 at Filson (Sodo and Ballard) and filson.com Eddie Vedder Prayer Candle If he’s a fan of Pearl Jam, and you’re a fan of him, get him a pop culture homage to traditional prayer candles featuring local music legend (and Seattle resident) Eddie Vedder, Mike McCready or both. Macklemore also available. $18 each at Alair (West Seattle) and alairseattle.com Wacaco Nanopresso Portable Espresso Maker This portable, powerful espresso machine brews perfect shots with dense crema layers all day long and comes in an array of bright colors to suit his style. $69.90-$85 at wacaco.com Tommy Bahama Printed Collar Plush Robe Give him vacation vibes from the comfort of home in this ultraplush, cozy robe with tropical trim and an embroidered marlin in subtle, calming blues from the Seattle-based company. Patch pockets hold necessities or just keep his hands warm. $95 at Tommy Bahama (University Village and Bellevue Square) and tommybahama.com Mikutowski Woodworking Wooden Valet Box Give a little luxury in a handcrafted, one-of-a-kind solid wood valet and accessory box made from premium hardwoods like walnut, curly maple, padauk, wenge and purple heart to contain his valuables on his bedside table. $75-$270 at Bezel & Kiln (Pacific Place) and bezelandkiln.com The Get Out Insulated Cooler Bag Backpack Prepare him for his next adventure with this insulated cooler backpack that’s tall enough for a bottle of wine, large enough for a full picnic and light enough at 6 pounds to go wherever he goes. It keeps drinks cold for 24 hours. $250-$260 at Nordstrom and thegetout.shop The best gift I ever received !"#$%&'()*+#,)$*#)-#(+.+-*#"+%(/#0%/#%#1%-233%4#5(+/+-*# $('6#6"#0)$+7#%#89:::;5'2-<;.%5%.)*"#<2%=;4%-<=+# 4%-<#*(2.3#6%<+#>"#!)=0%23++?#@')-,#>''3#$%)(/#%*# -+%(>"#+=+6+-*%("#/.4''=/9#A#=+%(-+<#4'0#62.4#4+%&"# =)$*)-,#(2--)-,#%#>''3/*'(+#.%-#)-.=2<+B#C-.+#A#4%<# 6"#'0-#4%-<#*(2.39#0'-<+($2=="#/*2(<"#>2*#.'65%.*# +-'2,4#*'#$)*#'-#*'5#'$#DE#>'F+/#'$#>''3/#)-#*4+#>%.3#'$# '2(#6)-)&%-9#A#$+=*#=)3+#%#*(2+#>''3/+==)-,#5('$+//)'-%=? Tom Nissley Owner of Phinney Books and Madison Books PHINNEY RIDGE/BALLARD (Greg Gilbert / The Seattle Times)

Marketing Specialty Publication THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 24, 2022 5 FOR HER Penguina Designs Pendant Necklace An elegant, one-of-a-kind pendant makes a gift as unique as she is. West Seattle-based artist Johanna Lindsay creates sculptural jewelry, hand-stitching Czech and opal glass framed by a filigree of seed beads, suspended from an antique brass-plated chain. $85-$100 at Phinney Winter Festival & Crafts Fair and penguinadesigns.com SPONSORED Gem Tab Charms by Lauren Newton Lauren Newton is a zoologist turned jewelry designer, so her designs take inspiration from her scientific background and the natural world. Newton believes in expressing individuality through adornment and creates pieces that delight and empower the wearer. These elegant gem tab charms come in a beautiful variety of colors and materials, from onyx to labradorite. $500 at foxsseattle.com SPONSORED Hummingbird Heart Necklace Two hummingbirds touch beaks and tails to form a heart shape in this elegant necklace designed by master carver Cavin Richie. The deep ruby red gorget on each bird complements the lost-wax casting bronze and hand-finished green patina, joined with a 21-inch sterling silver chain. $125 at davidmorgan.com SPONSORED Handmade Sterling Silver Leaf Studs Dress up her everyday with these minimalist leaf stud earrings in a handsawn original sterling silver design crafted in Seattle by silversmith Meghan Elisabeth. The delicate design reflects her love of nature and makes a simple statement. $98 at meghanelisabethart.com Nod Pod Sleep Mask A weighted blanket for her eyes, this supersoft, 100% cotton fleece sleep mask provides light, gentle pressure to dissolve stress, reduce anxiety and provide blissful, deep sleep. $34 at Nordstrom and nordstrom.com Not Monday Alex Cashmere Hoodie Make lounging at home luxurious with a 100% cashmere hoodie from this Seattle-based, locally owned brand. The ultimate layering piece, it has a hood and kangaroo pocket, comes in classic neutral tones like camel, otter and charcoal; and pairs with cashmere joggers for ultimate casual elegance. $495 at notmonday.com Latika Beauty Calm and Relax Geode Bath Bomb Set These extra-large, fizzy bath bombs are hand-crafted to look like geodes of amethyst, obsidian and amazonite, and will soothe and moisturize her skin with Epsom salts and natural coconut, shea, sweet almond, avocado and grapeseed oils. $36 at The Handmade Showroom (Pacific Place) and thehandmadeshowroom.com Made in Washington Deluxe Spa Collection Give her a spa day at home with this all-local collection of soothing self-care body products including: Saltworks Bokek Eucalyptus bath salts, Orcasong Farm organic lavender essential oil, Keepers Collective whipped body butter, Riverdance Soapworks Litsea lemongrass soap and a handpoured candle from Seattle Candle Company. $100 at Made in Washington and madeinwashington.com Crystalyn Kae Vegan Leather Skinny Wrap Belt She’ll love how this 120-inch skinny, vegan leather wrap belt flatters as it cinches her waist, rides low on her hips and adds structure to flowy outfits. It’s handmade in Seattle from shiny glazed fabric in cherry red, mustard yellow, ale brown, teal, black and gray. $60 at Bezel & Kiln (Pacific Place) and bezelandkiln.com Motsi Skin Brightening Bundle This dermatologist-developed system from the Seattle-based, Black-owned brand restores skin brightness and protects against environmental pollution with Salicylic Face and Body Wash, Vita Soothe Serum and Vita C-20 Moisturizer for results in six weeks. $160 at motsicouture.com Higherdose Red Light Therapeutic Face Mask Pamper her with the latest in beauty technology. This cordless silicone face mask uses light therapy from 62 LED bulbs and near- and farinfrared heat and wavelengths to boost her mood and promote anti-inflammatory, skin-enhancing benefits. $299 at Nordstrom and nordstrom.com Jerome Dreyfuss Paul Lune Veau Nubuck Jade Splurge on this gorgeous luxe leather bag from the Parisian designer. The half-moon hobo design slings over the shoulder, handcrafted from velvety soft, sanded calfskin tanned in Italy and dyed a rich green. A lamp and key link are nestled inside. $590 at Flora and Henri (Pioneer Square) and jerome-dreyfuss.com Dooeys House Loafers Give her the gift of sustainable style and comfort in a locally designed, vegan leather house slipper that feels like her favorite sneaker and looks like a fancy work shoe. Made from plant-based and recycled materials such as apple leather, recycled plastic and sugarcane soles, each pair includes free carbon-neutral shipping. $140 at dooeys.com The best gift I ever received !"#$%&#'(()#$*+,#-$./#$&(/+-01$)+-02 3)##4#5$3"6/($7/+,$.)'6/8$9$)+4#$("63$3"6/($ '-5$#4#/:("6-0$6($3('-53$7+/8$;:$7/6#-5$ '-5$9$067(#5$("#,$(+$#'<"$+("#/= Carla Marie Host, The Carla Marie and Anthony Show and The Morning Show Podcast BALLARD See the “Seattle Women Are Strong” tee on page 13

Marketing Specialty Publication 6 THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 24, 2022 TEENS Nordstrom Recycled Cashmere Blend Beanie Upgrade their beanie with Nordstrom’s own super-soft blend of cashmere, including 55% sustainably sourced, recycled cashmere that’s gentle on the earth and easy on the eyes. Available in tan, blue, red, hot pink, light pink, yellow and ivory. $44 at Nordstrom and nordstrom.com Tapper AirPods Pro 18K GoldPlated Necklace Case An elegant way to keep their airpods secure, this 18K goldplated snake chain necklace has a removable carabiner, two-part hard-shell case and a flashy look that makes it hard to lose. $295 at Urban Outfitters and urbanoutfitters.com Rukusfx Motion-Controlled Music Mixer Let them start a Rukus with this handheld, motion-controlled music mixer. Four simple moves — punch, swipe, twist, and flick — create DJ-style tracks with personalized music, sound e!ects and voice recordings they can share on social media. $49.99 at Target and rukusfx.com Maika Goods Mushroom Backpack Amanita Muscaria mushrooms, the red-and-white fungi of fairy tales, are right on-trend. This padded laptop backpack is handmade from recycled canvas with eco-friendly pigments and adjustable vegan leather straps. $78 at The Handmade Showroom and thehandmadeshowroom.com Le Mini Macaron Gel Manicure Kit Give them the gift of a perfect salon-quality gel mani-pedi anytime right from home. This set features a mini macaron-shaped LED lamp that cures single-step gel polish (included) in just 30 seconds and plugs into a laptop via USB. $35 at Nordstrom and nordstrom.com Crafters Handmade Banner Kit Encourage them to have their say with this craft kit that makes a canvas banner to decorate a wall with their own chosen phrase. Kit includes fabric banner, brush, tracing paper, carbon paper, letter templates and ink for hands-on fun. $22.50 at kikkerland.com Pu!n Drinkwear’s The Hoodie Teens love their hoodies — now their drinks can wear one, too. This cozy coozie is the latest design from the Bend, Oregon, company, with a cute hood, arms and kangaroo pouch; thermal insulation to keep cans cold; and a rubberized nonslip base to keep sodas spill-free. Available in six trendy colors. $17.95 at REI and pu"ndrinkwear.com Case-Mate Jelly Pu" Phone Case Like a pu!er jacket for their phone, with transparent jelly in the style of Y2K-era inflatable furniture, this case looks and feels cool in green, purple or white glitter. $25 at Urban Outfitters and urbanoutfitters.com Globe Big Blazer Cruiser Complete Evo’s best-selling skateboard o!ers a smooth ride, a longer (32-inch) platform and the same mellow concave and playful kick tail as the traditional Blazer, with an epoxy-resin deck in a stellar galaxy print with a built-in bottle opener. $89.99-$139.99 at Evo (Fremont) and evo.com The North Face High Pile Nuptse Jacket Extra-soft, high-pile teddy-bear fleece in winter white keeps them warm with 600fill recycled down, Heatseeker Eco and a stowaway hood — in a cropped length that goes with their crop tops. $320 at Nordstrom and thenorthface.com TomboyX Unicorn Sweater Onesie They’ll put it on Christmas morning and never take it o!. Brand-new this season from queer-owned Seattle designer TomboyX, this lounging onesie is made of supersoft cotton with a half-zip closure, pockets and a Nordic print of unicorns dancing among pine trees. Body-positive sizing fits XS-6X. $68 at tomboyx.com Poler Reversible Napsack Keep ‘em cozy at the campsite or on the couch with this wearable sleeping bag/full-body pu!y coat from Portland. The Napsack has zippers at the shoulders and a cinch at the bottom to convert as needed and is reversible with two designs. $130 at poler.com Brixton Cass Quilted Fleece Jacket Their new essential outer layer looks like a shirt and warms like a coat with supremely soft reverse fleece, lightly filled diamond quilt and metal snap buttons for uncomplicated, classic, go-withanything style. $135 at brixton.com New Legends The Total Package Teen Skincare Kit Founded by teens for teens, this organic, natural, vegan skincare brand is developed specifically for young, sensitive skin. The Total Package Teen Skincare Kit includes a natural, organic face cleanser; grease-free face moisturizer; hydrating clay mask and blemishclearing clay mask in fun, fresh packaging. $74.99 at newlegendscosmetics.com The best gift I ever received !"#$%&"#'"()*+),-'$#./"0.),"1"#2$,)3"456"78" &*$),#9"-*,#)3"#'":%+)"7)"*";2,")<&)$%),=)" :%;#6")9&)=%*>>8"9%,=)"78"?-))#"4@"-*9"%," #.)"7%39#"';"A2*$*,#%,)/"1":'#"#'"&%=B"*";)-" ;$%),39"#'"='7)"9#*8"-%#."7)"*#"*,"!%$C,C"%," ()*+),-'$#./"0)":'#"#'"9))"*"#'-,";)9#%+*>"#.*#" -*9":'%,:"',"*,3"-*>B)3"*$'2,3"#.)"9.'&9/ Nora Ghilarducci High school student KIRKLAND

Marketing Specialty Publication THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 24, 2022 7 PETS Doggy Parton Pink Dress, Guitar and Wig Set Put your pooch in the spotlight with this set from country megastar Dolly Parton’s new pet apparel line, featuring a blonde wig, faux guitar and sequined dress — with cleavage. Partial proceeds support Willa B Farms Animal Rescue. Size XS/S and M/L. $24 at amazon.com Pets First Seattle teams dog toys Share that team spirit with your furry fan in the form of a squeaky Seattle Kraken hockey stick, corduroy Mariners bat or Seahawks football tug toy. $15.99-$16.99 at All the Best Pet Care and shop.allthebestpetcare.com Shaya Sasha Leather & Bamboo Dog Leash Walk your dog in style with this refined water- and scratch-resistant, ruby red leather leash made in Italy with a 4.8-inch round bamboo handle. $88- $145 at Nordstrom and nordstrom.com Hunger For Words Talking Pet Essential Words for Dogs Speech-language pathologist Christina Hunger taught her dog Stella to “talk” by pressing buttons to communicate. Try to teach your dog the same with this set of 6 pre-recorded speech buttons with the words “walk,” “play,” “eat,” “outside” and more, plus an expert guide. $39.99 at Petco and petco.com Ciao Gatto Cat Market Organic Cat Nip Sardines Spoil your cat with this cute metal tin of three soft sardines handmade from Oeko-Tex-certified natural linen cotton canvas and stu!ed with U.S.-grown, organic catnip by a woman-owned company. $18 at Sfingiday (Capitol Hill) and sfingiday.com Mud Bay Salish Sea Sockeye Salmon Nibs Cat or Dog Treats Treat your pet to sustainably sourced, Marine Stewardship Council-certified wild Alaskan sockeye salmon nibs from a recipe created by Mud Bay’s onsta! veterinarian in partnership with Beef Jerky Factory. $8.99 at Mud Bay and shoplocal.mudbay.com Gooby Half-Zip Fleece Dog Vest Keep your pup cozy warm throughout winter in a fleece like yours. This halfzip design slips on easily with a leash latch and contrasting turquoise zipper. Sizes XS-XL. $27.99- $29.99 at All the Best Pet Care and shop. allthebestpetcare.com Mud Bay Felt Cat Cave Cat Bed Give your kitty a cozy place to curl up. This handcrafted bed exclusively from Mud Bay is made in collaboration with Kent-based company Three Vectors from vegetable-dyed, felted New Zealand wool. $49.99 at Mud Bay and shoplocal.mudbay.com The Duty Mitt A gift for both of you, this handy hypoallergenic mitt grooms your pooch while you pet — no bath necessary. The slim, single-use grooming tool fits over your hand to gently deodorize and wipe your pup clean after a walk or hike. $11.94 for six mitts at thedutymitt.com Savvy Tabby Holiday Wand Cat Toy Your festive feline will love this irresistible, holiday-themed wand toy with a feathery mouse to bat, bite and chase. $5.99 at All the Best Pet Care and shop. allthebestpetcare.com The best gift I ever received !"#$%%&'()#*%+,)#-(,./+0#1(.#0(,.#,2#,# 31./245,2#('6#,+&#.(7(/8/+0#5,+"#4.(,42# 6%.#1(.#2,7./6/7(#,+&#0%%&#71((.9 Tina Orwall Washington State Representative, 33rd District SOUTH KING COUNTY

Marketing Specialty Publication 8 THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 24, 2022 Le Creuset Enamel Cast Iron Skillet Every foodie needs a cast iron skillet. A classic signature Le Creuset skillet, made in France, is always welcome. This 6.3-inch fan favorite has the signature handle, easy-pour spouts on each side and ruby-red enamel. It weighs just 2.5 pounds, is dishwasher-safe and works well with gas, electric, induction, oven and outdoor grill heat sources. $136 at Nordstrom and nordstrom.com FOODIES Vashon Island Co!ee Dust Introduce your favorite co!ee aficionado to this local spice blend that flavors co!ee without sweeteners. Varieties include Gingerbread, Hot Momma, Spicy Papa and the original Captain’s Dust which combines cinnamon, nutmeg, turmeric, a dash of cardamom and a pinch of sea salt. It’s like edible hygge packaged in an attractive gift tin. $15 for up to 120 servings at Vashon Island Baking Company and vashonco!eedust.com Apolis Tea Sweet Cream Earl Gray Craft Tea Made by two Washington women with a combined 20 years experience sourcing and blending teas, this popular Earl Grey blend fuses citrusy bergamot with creamy vanilla and a touch of orange blossom for an elevated experience. Ready for gift-giving in a powder-coated glass mason jar with 12 biodegradable pyramid tea bags. $13.99 at DIGS (Ballard) and digsshowroom.com Bell’s Cookie Co. Send delicious homemade cookies without lifting a finger. This Seattle-based, minority-owned small business bakes cookies in unique flavors including Ginger Molasses with Dried Cherries, Red Velvet, Colombian Corn, Maple Snickerdoodle, The Pantry with white chocolate chunks, pretzel, to!ee and espresso, and even a chocolate vegan, gluten-free cookie made from almond flour. Shipped nationwide (and next day within Washington). $36 for a box of 12, $28 for a box of eight at bellscookieco.com Meater+ Thermometer The home chef will appreciate the world’s first completely wirefree, smart meat thermometer with dual-temperature sensors to monitor internal meat and ambient temperatures. It estimates cooking time and monitors via Bluetooth technology, then sends an alert by phone when dinner is ready. $69.95 at meater.com SPONSORED Westland Colere Edition 2 American Single Malt Whiskey Perfect for whiskey aficionados who appreciate a well-crafted single malt, this limited release of new barley varieties was distilled from coveted Talisman barley, a two-row winter barley descended from Maris Otter barley and matured in casks that put the grain’s flavor front and center. Savor dried lemon peel, vanilla frosting and fresh raspberry notes on the nose and deeper tones of brown sugar, dark chocolate orange and mixed berry filling on the palate. Shipping available to WA residents only. $150 per bottle, free shipping with discount code STGIFTGUIDE2022 at shop.westlanddistillery.com SPONSORED Westland Sherry Wood American Single Malt Whiskey Enjoy the traditional flavors of old-world single malt with a new world approach. By joining the decadent flavor of a sherry cask to a grain-forward house style, Westland Distillery has created something totally new. The casks used in this whiskey once held some of the world’s finest Pedro Ximénez and Oloroso sherry for nearly a century. Shipping available to WA residents only. $64 per bottle, free shipping with discount code STGIFTGUIDE2022 at shop.westlanddistillery.com. The best gift I ever received !"#"$%&'("%$)'%*+,'-('.")/'0$1"23' *%#"'-"'%'4"'5$"6)"/'76/89'+#"2' 0$+-'!6$'4%':%.&",'%23'1/;)'-('-+)/< 6)"3'=1/89"2'1/"-'+0'%&&'/1-"> Kelli Bielema Event manager SHORELINE

Marketing Specialty Publication THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 24, 2022 9 Lewis Ice Bag and Mallet Don’t let your favorite host slam gauche plastic bags of ice on the counter or floor. Up their game with this professional-grade canvas ice bag based on the original Lewis design, with a heavy beechwood mallet from Seattle company Viski. The canvas material absorbs excess water, creating a dryer crushed ice for stronger, more flavorful cocktails, crushed like a pro. $27.99 at viski.com “Super Soul Food with Cousin Rosie” by Rosie Mayes The Seattle author and creator of the popular “I Heart Recipes” blog, Rosie Mayes, released her eagerly anticipated follow-up to “I Heart Soul Food” in October. This new book features more than 100 comfort food recipes with bold signature twists and amped-up takes on Southern and Creole dishes that feed the soul. $26.95 at Book Larder (Fremont) and sasquatchbooks.com Jøyus Non-Alcoholic Cabernet Sauvignon This new o!ering from a local, women-owned business may just be the holy grail: a nonalcoholic Cabernet Sauvignon aged in American Oak that has the complexity and warmth of a traditional Cab with notes of ripe dark berries, but with the alcohol gently removed. Bring it to a sober celebration or special holiday dinner. $28.99 at Metropolitan Market, Leschi Market and drinkjoyus.com Made In Washington Hot Sauce Flight Bring the heat this holiday with a flight of five fiery local hot sauces for your holiday host: El Fuego Roasted Garlic Habanero and Funky’s Factory Wild Child Hot Sauce from Bellingham, Murder Hornet Honey Bourbon Hot Sauce from Seattle, Bonache Socorro from Ballard and Local Goods Orcas Chili Sauce from Orcas Island. $50 at madeinwashington.com Blue Streak Chocolates Satisfy their senses with a box of exquisitely handcrafted gourmet chocolates in artfully designed, jewel-toned domes and printed edible designs, with mouth-watering tru"e and salted caramel flavors including chocolate espresso, pina colada, champagne, mango habanero and honey lavender. Made in Snoqualmie. $46 for a 24-piece box, $30 for a 12-piece box at bluestreakchocolates.com SPONSORED DeLille Cellars D2 & Olive Oil Gift Set This gift box includes a bottle of the 2019 D2, DeLille’s flagship Bordeaux-style red blend that features notes of cranberries, roasted co!ee beans, cassis and burnt orange, highlighted by deep, rich barrel tones of nutmeg, vanilla bean, dark chocolate and clove. The wine is paired with premium Durant Extra Virgin Olive Oil, featuring a blend of olives from Durant’s own grove and specially sourced growers in Northern California. This set is packaged in a locally made gift box adorned with an artistic print from the “alchemy” wall at DeLille’s Woodinville Tasting Room. $92 at delillecellars.com The best gift I ever received !"#$%&'"#($))*("+&&,-.(/)'0.".1'$)(,"20+)"3&4"20+)(," )&"15"36"+'0(/,57"8)"9$5"$")&/"&+"+1/"(4:*&'0/2");(" 51':'05("20+)"&+"$"<#($))*("#&*0,$'0)6"=&4>?"+($)1'0/2" )$5)6")'($)5"+'&@"AA"*&.$*>"=*$.B-&9/(,"3150/(55(57" #$%&'"#($))*(".;$/2(5"1:");(0'"3&4"&C('0/25" );'&12;");("5($5&/5"$/,"&C('5"$"1/0D1(>",(*0.0&15" 9$6")&".(*(3'$)("*&.$*"#($))*(-$'($"3150/(55(5>" 9;0.;".$/"3("5;0::(,"/$)0&/90,(7 Keridwyn Deller Hypnotherapist and Seattle Pockets blogger CAPITOL HILL CELEBRATE • WITH • © 2022 The Westland Distillery Company Ltd., Westland ® American Single Malt Whiskey, 46% Alc. Vol. PLEASE DRINK RESPONSIBLY. ORDER ONLINE FOR THE HOLIDAYS AT WESTLANDD I ST I LLERY.COM

Marketing Specialty Publication 10 THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 24, 2022 KIDS StairSlide Turn any staircase into a slide with lightweight, durable, interlocking slides that nest neatly into each other for custom lengths (and into compact bundles to save storage space). They fit right over stairs and expand to fit di!erent stair heights for indoor play, rainy days and everyday fun. $75-$405 at stairslide.com CoComelon Boo Boo JJ Deluxe This plush boy doll teaches em to communicate feelings. JJ ex he’s hurt on his head, elbow, kn and kids can heal the lit-up inju bandages and accessories from bag. JJ cries, giggles and plays Song.” $39.99 at amazon.com Mermaze Mermaidz Color Changing Mermaid Doll These style-savvy mermaid dolls, with colorful hair to their ankles, have a unique, sculpted fashion fin tail that performs a dramatic color change when submerged in water. $18-$35 at amazon.com Shelly’s Pearl Game Bellevue-based SimplyFun’s new early-learning game features a dive team swimming and collecting shells to trade for the prize shell. Young players practice strategy while building fine motor skills and learning about oceanic creatures, including Shelly the octopus who uses they/them pronouns. $38 at simplyfun.com Netflix Stranger Things: Attack of the Mind Flayer Card Game Play as favorite characters from the hit series and try to guess who is possessed by the Mind Flayer as you fool your friends. Like Among Us, but with Stranger Things, this quick, innovative blu"ng game is full of surprises. For 4-10 players age 10 and up, and a real hit with tweens. $24.99 at walmart.com LEGO Super Mario Peach’s Castle Expansion Set A throne room with a spinning wall that reveals Bowser, a Peach stainedglass window, Goomba hidden in a cake, a “broken” bridge and five Super Mario characters add to the Peach Starter Course (sold separately and required for play and to earn digital coins). $129.95 at amazon.com Power Wheels BBQ Fun Jeep W Thrill them Christmas morning Jeep that goes 5 mph. This 12V an Amazon exclusive, has a rem play food for their own little ta that makes grilling and driving and parent-controlled, high-spe mind. $349 at amazon.com Playmobil Wiltopia Animal Care Station They can play and learn about our planet with this extensive Amazon rainforest set with di!erent animals that they rescue and treat at the animal clinic and rehabilitate in the ou Includes a rowboat and supply pulley system. Made of least 80% recycled plastic. $104 a Bedtime Defenderz A plush toy designed to protect kids from “bad guys” makes bedtime easier. Each of the five characters has its own comic book bedtime story, a power band slap bracelet for role-play communication and a glow-in-the-dark belt buckle that shines as they watch over your kiddo at night. $24.99 at amazon.com Bandai Vital Hero Get them moving with a bran fitness band they use to train by completing active mission shadowboxing, squatting, wa As your kid moves, the digita and gets stronger (just like y solo or with friends. $62.10 a The best gift I ever received !"#$%&'()"*+,,-"./"0123"45(/"."467"6" 389(6$8+,*":%$,;"<9":$6/*<+)5($":%=)(*" <("4%)5"6/"!=$%&6/"!<($%&6/")6,'%/:" #$%&'()"*+,,;"6">+>?,6$"*+,,")56)"."&5($%75(*" @(&6?7("75(",++'(*",%'("<(- President & CEO, Northwest African American Museum SEATTLE LaNesha DeBardelaben

Marketing Specialty Publication THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 24, 2022 11 “I Love You More” Express your unconditional love for your child with this multilingual new board book by local author Serena Y. Li, founder of Duck Duck Books + Eco Goods in the International District. It’s available in English, Mandarin, Cantonese and Spanish. 10% of web purchases will be donated quarterly to a BIPOC organization. Use code SEATTLETIMES for free shipping. $13.99-$14.99 at duckduckbooks.com/collections/books uxe Plush empathy and how expresses where knee or foot, njured areas with om the doctor ys “The Boo Boo m ARCKIT GO Eco 117-Piece Architectural Model Kit Kids can design and build a sustainable house with this 3D model kit from Ireland that encourages imagination and STEAM skills and teaches them what goes into energy-e"cient building. Includes 117 components, 30 cardboard cutouts and instructions for ages 10 and up. $95.95 at Nordstrom and nordstrom.com “Library Girl: How Nancy Pearl Became America’s Most Celebrated Librarian” This inspiring book by Karen Henry Clark, illustrated by Sheryl Murray, tells the childhood story of Seattle’s own legendary librarian, Nancy Pearl, and how she discovered her passion. It’s a reminder of the power books have to shape and change lives. For ages 5-9. $18.99 at sasquatchbooks.com Duck Duck Backpack Designed in Seattle, this eco-friendly kids’ backpack is made of FSCcertified tree cellulose and synthetic latex with a detachable cotton leash and removable back straps to convert into an insulated lunch box as they grow. It also has a really cute duck face. $65 at Duck Duck Books (International District) and duckduckbooks.com “The Heart of the Storm: A Biography of Sue Bird” She may be retired, but WNBA legend Sue Bird continues to provide inspiration. This picture book biography by Sharon Mentyka, illustrated by Ellen Rooney, follows her journey and challenges from a shy young girl to the Seattle Storm as a leader on and o! the court. $18.99 at sasquatchbooks.com Iscream Care Bears Wireless Earbuds Wireless Bluetooth ear buds, designed for kids, have a convenient charging case and cable with an adorable, colorful Care Bears print they will rock wherever they go. $32 at Nordstrom and nordstrom.com Mini Boden Faux Fur Gillet Brighten up her holidays — and your family photos — with this fancy, flu!y, fashionable faux-fur vest in colorful rainbow stripes from Mini Boden. Little girls’ sizes 2/3 and 4/5. $64 at Nordstrom and nordstrom.com Wrangler g with their very own rideable 2V battery-powered ride-on, emovable pretend grill and tailgate party and a toy radio g sounds. Power-Lock brakes speed lock out add peace of Smaller Things “Good Night, Seattle” pajamas 100% organic cotton jammies feature Seattle icons including: Pike Place Market, the fishmongers, Mount Rainier, an orca, a hiker, an evergreen tree and the Space Needle because there’s no place like home. Ethically made with fair wages and safe working conditions. Size 2-10, $42 at smallerthings.com Climb Like Amanda: Empowerment Journal Craft Kit Inspire your budding poet to find their voice like Amanda Gorman, the youngest inaugural poet in U.S. history. This journal decorating kit contains a hardcover wire-bound journal, glitter pen, decorative stickers, fancy enamel paperclips, washi tape stickers and an enamel bookmark. The rest is up to them. $29.99 at Alair (West Seattle) and alairseattle.com th more than two dozen outdoor enclosures. 4 at amazon.com rand-new interactive ain digital monsters ons such as walking and more. ital monster evolves your kid). Battle at amazon.com Sky Castle Toys DoodleJamz A Seattle-based company makes these hand-held squish ’n shape drawing pads — like ASMR and sensory-friendly Wooly Willy boards for the 21st century. The no-mess fidget art boards are filled with nontoxic, sensory gel for an experience like fingerpainting without the mess. $9.99 at amazon.com The best gift I ever received A?$"7+/;"B%,(7"!*6<7"C?*,(9;"@+$/" +/"#5$%7)<67"*69;"011D-"E("467")5(" @(7)"#5$%7)<67">$(7(/)")56)"<9"4%=(" 6/*"."&+?,*"(F($"56F("5+>(*"=+$- Paul Dudley Owner, Paul Dudley Photography POULSBO

Marketing Specialty Publication 12 THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 24, 2022 OUTDOORS AND SPORTS Georgie & Lou Pickleball Bag Pickleball became the o!cial sport of Washington state this year, and this is the o!cial bag of the World Pickleball Tour. Six stylish designs will make your player feel like a champion on and o" the court, with pockets specifically designed to hold their paddle and three balls. $136-$156 at georgieandlou.com Lumos Ultra Bike Helmet Protect the ones you love. Lumos’ newest helmet safeguards the rider’s head and helps prevent accidents with Bluetooth technology, 360-degree LED coverage, turn signals operated via handlebar remote and a 10-hour battery. Upgrade to MIPS for the highest form of head protection available. $189.95 at lumoshelmet.co Nemo Stargaze Recliner Luxury Chair The first-ever swinging and reclining camp chair swings like a hammock and reclines into a deep lounge position, creating a relaxing environment for stargazing. Updated with aircraftgrade aluminum poles and a lower center of gravity, the chair weighs just 7 pounds for easy setup wherever you are. $199.93-$249.95 at REI and nemoequipment.com Unisex Seattle Seahawks Nike College Navy Zoom Pegasus 39 Running Shoe Any 12 will appreciate a pair of o!cially licensed running shoes. These have Nike React foam, lightweight engineered mesh and, most importantly, bold Seattle Seahawks graphics in blue and green so everyone knows who they’re rooting for. $139.99 at nflshop.com REI Co-op HunkerDown 20 Double Sleeping Bag Get your sweetie a sleeping bag built for two. Designed for camping couples, REI’s water-repellent bag made from recycled materials stays warm to 20 degrees Fahrenheit and has a pocket for phones and an extra-large hood that fits two full-sized pillows from home. $329 at REI and rei.com Third Eye Headlamps TE14 Headlamp Light up their life. This battery-powered headlamp, made of recyclable, non-toxic plastic, shines 168 lumens, has six brightness settings and stays lit even during heavy rainstorms. Detachable, washable bands are designed by artists in patterns like serape, galaxy and tie-dye. $49.99 at thirdeyeheadlamps.com New Era 2023 MLB All-Star Game 9TWENTY Hat Get your Major League Baseball fan ready for next year when Seattle hosts the AllStar Game on July 11, 2023, for the first time since 2001. The 100% cotton 2023 MLB All-Star Game hat has a curved bill, adjustable slide buckle and embroidered tournament graphics to show hometown pride. $27.99 at fanatics.com Retrospec 10-foot Inflatable Paddle Board Make it easy to get out on the water. Retrospec’s lightweight, inflatable board is easy to store, transport and paddle. ArmorStrength PVC and a textured EVAfoam deck pad with a no-slip grip keep it strong and stable. It comes with a dual-action pump and adjustable paddle. The retro orange design looks cool, too. $299.99 at Nordstrom and nordstrom.com Bala Bangles Add some resistance to their workout or daily activities. These comfortable, easy-to-use 2-pound weights are made of recycled steel in soft silicone that wraps securely around the wrists or ankles in pastel colors, adding finesse to fitness. $55 at Nordstrom, nordstrom. com and shopbala.com TomboyX Highlight Reflective Jogger Give them greater visibility when out for a run. These activewear joggers are crafted entirely in reflective polyester with on-seam pockets for hands-free convenience. TomboyX is a queer-founded, Seattle-based brand making sustainable style accessible to all bodies, sizes and genders. $69 at tomboyx.com SPONSORED Seattle Kraken Reverse Retro Jersey Introducing the first Kraken Reverse Retro jersey, inspired by the Seattle Ironmen! While the Kraken’s NHL history is still young, Seattle has close to a century of inspiring hockey history to draw from for this design. Nicknamed the “Bad Men of the Pacific Coast,” the Ironmen were known for their hard-nosed brand of hockey — a style befitting of a roster comprised of iron workers building ships for the choppy Puget Sound. The jersey is available at all Kraken team stores. $74.95-$279.95 at seattlehockeyteamstore.com The best gift I ever received !"#$%&'()*#(+#',)%-,.(/'001(2*%0(34#(5'00( 6$'4)0('&&#00()3('..(4')%34'.(5'$70('48(-#8#$'.( .'4809(03(:(834;)(<'4)()3(*#'$('4=("3$#(#>&,0#0( -$3"(5#35.#(<*3;?#(.%?#8(*#$#()*#%$(#4)%$#(.%?#0( @,)(*'?#(4#?#$(@##4(,5()3(A3,4)(B'%4%#$1( C/'00(%0('?'%.'@.#(-$3"(BD:1E Kendall Jones Producer, Washington Beer Blog WEST SEATTLE

Marketing Specialty Publication THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 24, 2022 13 GIFTS THAT GIVE BACK The Cure Ukraine Charity V-Neck Tee The beloved English rock band’s 100% ringspun cotton V-neck tee benefits the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees and provides emergency support for those forcibly displaced by the war in Ukraine. The back shows the lyrics “However far away, I will always love you.” Pre-order ships in 3-4 weeks. $24 at shopuk.thecure.com Glass Eye Studio Rachel the Ornament Rachel the Piggy Bank, the mascot of Pike Place Market, is a bronze cast sculpture by Whidbey Island artist Georgia Gerber. It is said to bring good luck to those who rub her snout. This glass ornament designed by Seattle’s Glass Eye Studio makes a great memento — and a portion of the proceeds support social services at Pike Place Market through the Pike Place Market Foundation. $25 at Made in Washington and madeinwashington.com Seattle Women Are Strong Tee Celebrate her strength and advance women’s rights at the same time. This exclusive collaboration between Alair and Viaduct supports Seattle-based nonprofit Legal Voice, which uses the power of the law to create change for Northwest women, including LGBTQ civil rights and abortion access. 100% airlume combed and ring-spun cotton tee is available in XS-XXL and in a lightweight sweatshirt. $32 at Alair (West Seattle) and alairseattle.com XOBC Cellars Collector Membership Brandi Carlile’s o!cial wine club makes raising a glass make a di"erence. The Washington-, women- and LGBTQowned winery ships members exclusive Rhonestyle wines from the Walla Walla Valley and Cabernet Sauvignon from Wallula Vineyard. Proceeds benefit the Looking Out Foundation to help provide shelter and psychological first aid to families fleeing the war in Ukraine. Non-alcoholic Hop Water option also available. Biannual shipments start at $210 at www.xobccellars.com/wine-club OddGoods by OddBurton PNW Jigsaw Puzzle Enjoy family time together with a 1000-piece puzzle made of 100% recycled material from Seattle-based Oddgoods Puzzle, which donates 5% of profits to wildlife conservation and the environment. The design represents all of the quirky and mossy delights that make the Pacific Northwest home. $32.99 at DIGS (Ballard) and digsshowroom.com “Mount Rainier Park Bear Family Adventures” This picture book by Sara Graham follows a bear family’s year-round adventures in Paradise, Mowich and more at Mount Rainier National Park and is sprinkled with educational local trivia. All proceeds are donated to the Washington’s National Park Fund. $14.99 at Made in Washington and madeinwashington.com GivePet Holiday Dog Treats Buy these 100% natural, grain-free treats and the same treat is gifted to 10 shelter dogs. Gingerbone House, Muttcracker, Peppermint Bark and Puggly Sweater Party flavors come in a cute giftable bag. $9.99 at All the Best Pet Care, shop. allthebestpetcare.com and givepet.com Tommy Bahama and Refugee Artisan Initiative Reversible Upcycled Napkin Set Local refugee artists from Seattle-based Refugee Artisan Initiative make napkins by hand from upcycled Tommy Bahama sportwear fabric pieces. This thoughtful gift for the holiday table reduces waste, creates jobs and eases transition to the U.S. Set of 4 cocktail or dinner napkins $36.50- $39.50 at tommybahama.com Conscious Step Socks These socks are a meaningful stocking stu"er — $1 from each pair purchased goes to one of 17 causes, so they can walk the walk. Select socks that provide meals, protect oceans, give books, save LGBTQ lives, fight for equality, find a cure and support mental health. Fair trade and sustainably made from organic cotton, they’re soft, comfy, cute and they stay up! $14.95 at Alair (West Seattle) and alairseattle.com Jcoco Chocolate Prism Gift Box Artisan chocolate from a women-owned Seattle company (the premium sister brand of carbon-neutral Seattle Chocolate), Jcoco donates three fresh servings of food for every bar sold, through food bank partners like Northwest Harvest. This gift box of 10 one-ounce gourmet bars includes 85% dark chocolate Contamana Cacao, Edamame Sea Salt and Orange Blossom Espresso. $39.99 at seattlechocolate.com SPONSORED First Soft Bed for a Rescued Animal Your symbolic gift can change a life. Pasado’s Safe Haven investigates animal cruelty crimes and provides sanctuary and rehabilitation to animals who have su"ered from abuse and neglect. Many of the animals rescued have never had a safe night’s sleep on comfortable bedding, which is one of the first things provided to them when they arrive at our sanctuary. You can feel good knowing that 100% of your donation will help support Pasado’s Safe Haven’s work to end animal cruelty. $50 at shop-pasadosafehaven.org The best gift I ever received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ounder, Duck Duck Books + Eco Goods SEATTLE Serena Li See “I Love You More” on page 11

Marketing Specialty Publication 14 THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 24, 2022 EXPERIENCES SPONSORED Bid for Bottles online auction Bid on one-of-a-kind wines pulled from the Auction of Washington Wines’ cellar: verticals, box sets and large format bottles donated by generous Washington wineries. Need something for your holiday party? Stock up with mixed 6-packs and cases filled with bubbles, winter whites and holiday reds. With over 100 lots to choose from, your holiday shopping is a cinch. Auction proceeds support important wine and grape research and health services for vineyard workers through WSU Viticulture and Enology and Vital Wines. Lots beginning at $70 at b4b2022.ggo.bid “Potted Potter: The Unauthorized Harry Experience, A Parody by Dan and Je!” London’s West End comedy hit condenses all seven Harry Potter books into 70 hilarious minutes. The cleverly curated show includes all of your favorite characters, perfect Potter props and even a live Quidditch match! At the Moore Theatre Dec. 27-Jan. 1. $46-$96 at STGpresents.org Debbie Dolittle’s Sloth Encounter Your favorite animal lover will love the unusual opportunity for an up-close-and-personal encounter with a twotoed sloth! They can spend 30 minutes interacting in a private group of up to six people, then tour the Tacoma-area petting zoo with capybara, coatimundi, kangaroos, otters and more. $89 per person, 2-person minimum of $178. Learn more at iheartotters.com/store/ product/sloth-encounter The Pantry Seattle Cooking Class A great gift to do together, a 3-hour cooking class at The Pantry in Ballard includes all ingredients and equipment plus the chance to feast on what you made at the end. Upcoming classes include The New York Bagel Shop, Taiwanese Street Food, The British Bakeshop and Badass Bartending Homemade Bitters. $135 per person at thepantryseattle.com GameWorks Downtown’s arcade, esports and entertainment center is back open with a dazzling renovated space and many more games, including virtual reality Beat Saber Arcade, BTS video/K-pop dance game Pump It Up, giant electronic Connect Four and Space Invaders, old-school Frogger and carnival games for tickets and prizes. Buy a game card as a gift or go together as a family for a day of fun. $22-$52 for 120-400 credits. Learn more at gameworks.com Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band at Climate Pledge Arena He doesn’t come to Seattle until Feb. 27, 2023, but tickets to see The Boss at Climate Pledge Arena make a great holiday gift. This tour marks the global rock icon’s return to the road for the first time in six years. Prices vary at climatepledgearena.com and ticketmaster.com Ice Bumper Cars at Sprinker Recreation Center Send them on an adventure on ice in Tacoma, driving bumper cars that slide, twirl and spin 360 degrees — safe thrills for the whole family. Reserve a 15-minute ride time slot online. $12 per individual ride ticket at piercecountywa.gov/6247/Ice-Bumper-Cars SPONSORED Seattle Shakespeare 3-Play Gift Subscription Experience the Bard in a whole new way. Each subscription includes one ticket to three performances in the 2022-2023 season: “Becoming Othello,” a solo show about a Black woman’s experience with Shakespeare, an all-BIPOC adaption of “Henry IV” and “Twelfth Night,” a musical take on the classic comedy of mistaken identity. Use code HOLIDAY20 for 20% o! for performances through Dec. 31. $69-$129 at seattleshakespeare.org SPONSORED Twelfth Night Shakespeare’s romantic comedy of mistaken identity and self-discovery is given a rousing musical adaptation. Originally premiered at New York’s Public Theatre, this unique take on the classic play features an onstage band and a score inspired by jazz, soul and showtunes from critically acclaimed musician Shaina Taub. Use code HOLIDAY20 for 20% o! for performances through Dec. 31. $35-$62 at seattleshakespeare.org SPONSORED The World’s A Stage: Becoming Othello, A Black Girl’s Journey This autobiographical solo show from classical actor Debra Ann Byrd is a tour-de-force, living memoir of her life’s trials and triumphs. Through verses from Shakespeare’s Othello and dynamic multimedia elements, Byrd chronicles her tumultuous youth growing up in Harlem and navigating race in classics as a gender-flipped Othello. Use code HOLIDAY20 for 20% o! for performances through Dec. 31. $35-$62 at seattleshakespeare.org SPONSORED Drum and Colours: Henry IV Featuring an all-BIPOC company, Shakespeare’s epic tale of a polarized nation puts family drama and political intrigue front and center. 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