2021 Berks County Living Gift Guide

Now more than ever, we encourage you to shop local! The holidays are a perfect time to do it. Explore some great options found right here in Berks. Regardless of who is on your list, we’re sure there will be something to put a smile on their face.

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All month long, you can enter online here to win your favorite items listed under the 'Chance to Win' category below. Winners will need to be willing to pick up items at the place of business. Prize recipients will be announced in our BCL Insider E-Newsletter and will be notified by email of their wins. Good luck!

Complied by Robyn L. Jones & Nikki M. Murry

Salt & Branch Candle

Salt & Branch Candle

The Blue Coast

readingpublicmuseum.org

Handmade in coastal Massachusetts, they’re non-toxic, all-natural soy wax with lead- and zinc-free wicks.

8-ounce tin, $16.50.
484.660.3062
thebluecoastshop.com
Bowl Cozy

Bowl Cozy

Reading Public Museum

Perfect for use in the microwave to protect your hands from hot surfaces and cute, too. Various reversible prints available.

Christa Hirneisen Bowl Cozy, $12.
610.371.5850
readingpublicmuseum.org
Tile Mug

Tile Mug

Bella Jules LLC

Sip your morning coffee or afternoon tea in style with this fashionable tile mug.

$20
$20. 610.208.0600,
bellajulesboutique.com
Vertical Porch Signs

Vertical Porch Signs

Boscov's

Made of durable materials, these are perfect, on-trend décor pieces. Every day and holiday motifs available.

6”x44”, $29.99.
Multiple locations in Berks
boscovs.com
Hand Blown Glass Trees

Side Plate

GoggleWorks

Visit online for this one-of-a-kind piece by Oley artist Karen Palcho, perfect for small servings.

$45
610.374.4600
goggleworkscenterforthearts.com
Stone Saw Mill Oil Diffuser

Stone Saw Mill Oil Diffuser

ANITATrinket

Infuse your home space with the scented oil of your choice and ditch the flame and soot of candles.
$18.
484.332.7682
anitatrinket.com
Recipe Cutting Board

Recipe Cutting Board

Boomerrang Designs

Customize this piece with the recipe of your choice, perhaps one that has family history.

9"x12": $15, 11"x15": $35.
boomerrangdesigns@gmail.com
484.452.3633
etsy.com/shop/BoomerRangDesigns
Pluto Teapot

Pluto Teapot

Simply Bold Cafe

Just add your favorite tea (preferably loose leaf) and water to this modern, beautiful and functional piece, steep, and enjoy.

$27.
610.207.7368
simplyboldcafe.com
The Elaine Tote

The Elaine Tote

Have Some Fun Today

Named after founder Stephanie Rado Taormina’s mother, the bag carries the message instilled upon her by her father, in a luxe and eco-friendly piece.
$250
610.207.7048
havesomefuntoday.com
Revision Café Dulce 
Cleansing Scrub

Revision Café Dulce Cleansing Scrub

Berks Plastic Surgery

The scents of coffee and cocoa powder combine to gently exfoliate and energize skin to reveal a healthy glow. This 3-in 1-scrub exfoliates, cleanses and hydrates.

$45
610.320.0200
bpsmedspa.com

Crystal Soaps

Crystal Soaps

Paisley & Company

They’re pretty and functional, too. As you use these beauties they get softer and reveal more color variations.
$15.
484.646.9515
paisleyandcompany.com
Oribe Valley of 
Flowers Fragrance

Oribe Valley of Flowers Fragrance

Bell Tower Salon Spa

Wander into a vibrant field in full bloom with fresh notes of Bulgarian rose, jasmine petals and peony blossoms that soften into a trail of warm amber, textured woods and creamy musk.

75ml bottle: $125
610.372.6379
belltowersalonspa.com
Mahogany Cotton 
Pajama Pants

Mahogany Cotton Pajama Pants

Five & Divine

Get comfy in these 100 percent cotton PJ pants available in assorted colors, patterns and sizes.
Bonus: they come in a cute fabric pouch!

$24
610.670.9700
fiveanddivine.com
GHD Platinum Plus 1-inch Styler Flat Iron

GHD Platinum Plus 1-inch Styler Flat Iron

Lords & Ladies Salons

Go sleek and harness the power of predictive technology. This beauty recognizes the thickness of your hair and the speed at which you are styling and adjusts accordingly.

$249
1.844.725.6655
llsalons.com
Elderberry Cordial, 
Betula's Comfort Blend Soap
& Sinus Relief Vapor Balm

Betula's Botanica Set

Elderberry Cordial, Betula's Comfort Blend Soap & Sinus Relief Vapor Balm

Give the gift of wellness. These handcrafted products are centered on natural plant-based apothecary remedies.

$47.95
484.516.2321
betulasbotanica.com
Hand Stamped Meraki Faux Suede Stacking Bracelet

Hand Stamped Meraki Faux Suede Stacking Bracelet

Cairn Collective

Meraki means to do something with soul, love or creativity. Put on this piece perfect for stacking. Fits 6- to 8-inch wrists.

$16
cairncollective.org
Ania Haie Gold Beaded 
Chain Link Necklace

Chain Link Necklace

Van Scoy Jewelers

Putting the link between delicate design and striking appeal, this gold beaded chain necklace features a bold link that takes center stage. By Ania Haie.

Also in silver. $75
610.374.9330
vanscoy.com

Celestial Earrings

Gipprich Jewelers

Featuring a 6mm button pearl in white or black, the wearer will be welcome at any inter-planetary event.

Starting at $245.
610.777.7034
gipprich.com

Interlocking Diamond Pendant

Murphy Jewelers

Interlocking circles signify that you’ll be together forever. This beauty features a combo of white and yellow gold. It’s the perfect gift for that special someone.

$2,450.
610.562.2528
murphyjewelers.com

Earrings

MADE Jewelry Boutique & Studio

Featuring 14k gold and diamonds, handcrafted by Chrissy Cook as part of her one-of-a-kind rustic diamond collection.
$2,500
madejewelryboutique.com

Forrest Cocktail Ring

Sorrelli

Make a bold statement with this piece featuring an earth pear-shaped stone wrapped in a touch of crystal sparkle.

$80
610.894.9857
sorrelli.com

Pro-Ject Debut Carbon EVO

Stereo Barn

This turntable’s technically correct design and expert craftsmanship built to last a lifetime brings records to life.

$599
610.678.2122
stereobarn.com

Yardzee

Magnolia Dreams Mercantile on Main

It’s just like Yahtzee, but for the backyard. Each game can be customized. Fun for all ages.

$35
610.575.2807

Classic Christmas Stocking Ornament

Baldwin Brass

Best-sellers, these ornaments are made in the USA and individually boxed.

$21.
610.373.1040
baldwinhardwaredirect.com

Private Aerial Yoga Class

BLDG 7 Yoga

Here’s a unique holiday party option! Book a private party starting at just $60 or choose to enjoy a single class to check it out first for $13.
484.755.5705
bldg7yoga.com

Mizzen & Main Quarter Zip Sweater Pullover

Be Mine Boutique

Available in several colors and sizes, from M-XL, they’re the perfect addition to any man’s wardrobe.

$98
610.816.5360
*Win a $50 Giftcard shopbemine.com

Simms Dockwear Wool Beanie

TCO Fly Shop

The timeless wool cap cuts the cold on fall and winter nights. Simms Orange is ideal for PA hunting season, keeping the wearer visible.

$39.95
610.678.1899
tcoflyfishing.com

Customizable Gift Box

A Box of Berks

Pick your contents from local micro and small businesses in Berks and share locally or ship to a friend or loved one who has moved away.

Starting at $20. Pictured box $45
610.763.9336
aboxofberks.com

Unisex Hoodie

Dutchy Town

Give someone the gift of comfort and local pride with this custom sweatshirt available in sizes S-5XL.

$38
dutchytown.com

Soft Dolls by HABA of Germany

Evelyn & Harriette's Gifts

A great gift for ages 18 months and older, dolls have a beanbag bottom so they can sit on their own and are machine washable on cold.

$30
610.987.6055

Pretzel Plush

Riverview Gardens & Gifts

Children and kids-at-heart love Jellycat’s ultra-soft, high quality stuffies. They’re suitable to play with from birth!

$22.99
610.929.5049
gardensandgifts.com

LEGO® Backpacks & Bags

Nature's Garden Natural Foods and Shoes

Make every school day a LEGO® day with a fun bag boasting the brand. Available in nine colors.

Blue Backpack: $55
Silver Messenger Bag: $65
Small Pink Bag: $17
610.779.3000
ngarden.net

New Liberty Home Bar Collection

The Bar Cart PA

Everything you need to start your home bar, including: The Bar Cart tote, Powderhorn Vodka, Snug Harbor Gin, Dreadnought Rum, Cradle of Liberty Agave Spirit and Kinsey Bourbon.

Sale price through Dec. 31: $99.99.
610.927.5141
thebarcartpa.com
Fire Station Toy

Real Copper Moscow Mule Gift Set

Finch+Fern

Includes four copper mugs and copper straws, a jigger, shot glass, spoon and coasters. Perfect for making your guests a Yule Mule!

$59.99
484.869.5617
finchnfern.com

Chocolate-covered Little Ones

Tom Sturgis Pretzels

Grab individual 4-ounce packs or a bundle of 12 and share with friends, helpers, teachers, co-workers and more.

Single: $3.75, 12-pack mail ordered: $59.95. 610.775.0335
tomsturgispretzels.com

Wine Club Membership

Folino Estate Winery

Various packages available quarterly or monthly, includes discounts on additional wine purchases in Folino Tasting Rooms, a complimentary signature wine tasting for you and 1 guest per visit and more.

Starting at $50/mo.
484.452.3633
folinoestate.com
Reading Soda Works

WITHCO Cocktail Mixers

The Mint Leaf

Enjoy with, or without, alcohol. Flavors include Ellis Old-Fashioned, Jackass and Hey Girl. Cheers to the holidays!

$20
610.615.5134, @TheMintLeafLLC

Traeger Pro Series 34 Wood Pellet Grill

Weaver's Ace Hardware

Grill, smoke, bake, braise or BBQ with this beauty. Fueled completely with hardwood pellets for flavor. Featuring smart technology to maintain a precise temperature.

$699.99
Fleetwood, Douglassville & Sinking Spring locations
weavershardware.com

Deer Paperboard Tray

Unique Snacks

Gift an assortment of regular and chocolate- coated pretzels and dipping sauces wrapped up in a festive bow.

In-store: $49.95, Shipped: $59.95.
610.929.3172
uniquesnacks.com

Mariposa Picture Frames

WM H Diller Jewelers

These no-tarnish, no polish handmade frames make great gifts for the dog lovers in your life.

Circle frame: $42, Large frame: $74.
610.372.0019
wmhdiller.com

Dog Collar & Charms

Oasis Dog Spa & Shoppe

Pamper your pooch with a gorgeous two-toned collar featuring rose gold hardware. Add a stylish charm, or upgrade it to an ID tag.

Engraving is free. Small-Large collars: $34-38, Charms/ID tags, $17.99.
610.816.5492
oasisdogspa.com