Buy D.C.: Host and Hostess Gifts
Each week, Buy D.C. will highlight shops and items you can only find in the D.C. area, featuring different goods from different shops all around the city, curated by 94.7 Fresh FM co-host and CityShopGirl.com owner Kelly Collis.
The candle is made from recycled wine bottles and smells like your favorite vine varietal. Rewined candle, $26. Trohv Home & Gift, 232 Carroll St. NW. (202) 829-2941.
There’s no wrong time of day to uncork sparkling wine. Tendil & Lombardi Pinot Noir Brut, $43.95. Pearson’s Wine & Spirits, 2436 Wisconsin Ave. NW. (202) 333-6666.
For the gardener hostess, give the gift of a holly bush. Grow A Holly, $6.95. Trohv Home & Gift.
Local honey in a beehive-themed glass bottle makes a great gift for the host who has everything. Honey, $32. Pearl Fine Tea, Union Market,1309 5th St. NE. (202) 621-8888.
Fake It If You Can’t Make It
Homemade-style pies in 26 different flavors for the pie-challenged gift-giver. Sweet pies, $30. Dangerously Delicious Pies, H St. NE. (202) 398-7437.
Photos by Kelly Collis.