Summer 2009 Gift Guide

Summer 2009 Gift Guide. All your warm-weather gifting needs met.

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Kabuki Bottle Opener

Kabuki Bottle Opener $5 A colorful, grinning bottle opener decorated with Japanese kabuki faces.

Mosaic Recycled Placemat

Mosaic Recycled Placemat $6.95 Made from recycled milk and juice cartons, this place mat can double as a tray. Stare at it intently enough and you'll see letter and word fragments.

Cool Jazz Guitar Ice Stirrers

Cool Jazz Guitar Ice Stirrers $6.99 Show the rock star in your life you care with an electric-guitar ice cube tray. It makes popsicles, too!

Lisa Congdon iPop Big Click Magnet

Lisa Congdon iPop Big Click Magnet $7 Refrigerator magnets are a gifting mainstay, but too often they veer into wine-country kitsch or the generic dots and poetry. This one's big, cute, and really strong.

Southern Candymakers 4 Piece Favor

Southern Candymakers 4 Piece Favor $7.95 Mix and match creamy praline candies and caramel tortues (turtles) from one of New Orleans's best and oldest sweet shops.

Fiskars Big Grip Garden Knife

Fiskars Big Grip Garden Knife $8.99 A take-it-to-a-desert-island gardening tool that lets you whack, hack, dig, and saw.

Pick Your Nose Party Cups

Pick Your Nose Party Cups $9.95 for a set of 12 Add laughter to someone's next shindig with these paper cups.

Ceramic Egg Rack

Ceramic Egg Rack $10–$15 For the person who even wants the inside of his fridge to look good. And when this egg holder is released from the refrigerator, it can be used to serve deviled eggs.

Sesame Letterpress Coasters Box Set

Sesame Letterpress Coasters Box Set $12 for a set of eight Jump on the cutesy letterpress trend with these cardboard coasters; each one has a different animal or flower on it. Don't spill!

Mrs. Meyer's Snap Pea Spring Cleaning Kit

Mrs. Meyer's Snap Pea Spring Cleaning Kit $14.99 Aromatherapy cleaning supplies aren't the kind of thing most people buy for themselves—exactly why they make great gifts. In new snap pea scent!