When it comes to holiday shopping, sometimes the getting started is the hardest part. Worry not, we did the heavy lifting for you, gathering lovely things from all the corners of the city to bring you one big inspirational buying guide. Behold, and get out those wallets.

For the Home


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Conant outdoor weather station (pictured above) measures temperature and humidity, $54 at Cord cordpdx.com (featured top image); Natalie Joy Monstera Deliciosa decorative brass mobile, $130 at nataliejoyjewelry.com; Jacky Boehm Mid Summer 11-by-14-inch risograph print, $60 (includes frame) at jackyboehm.bigcartel.com; Schoolhouse industrial studio desk lamp, $279 at Schoolhouse schoolhouse.com; Carter & Rose snake ceramic tea light candleholders, $24 at Carter & Rose carterandrose.com; Byun Ceramics speckled stoneware planter with drain tray, $75 at Mantel mantelpdx.com

For the Culturephile

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Blitzen Trapper’s Holy Smokes Future Jokes ($23), Aminé’s Limbo ($22), and Alexandra Savior’s The Archer ($22), all on vinyl at Music Millennium musicmillennium.com; Nina and Sonya Montenegro’s Mending Life: A Handbook for Repairing Clothes and Hearts, $25 at Powell’s powells.com; Brainstorm National Parks Puzzle, $38 at Tender Loving Empire tenderlovingempire.com; Pink Tiger Games Flatter Me: A Compliment Battle Card Game, $23 at Herbivore herbivoreclothing.com; Anna Katz, Annie Barrows, and Jacqueline Rogers’s The Art of Ramona Quimby: Sixty-Five Years of Illustrations from Beverly Cleary’s Beloved Books, $40 at Powell’s powells.com

For the Foodie

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Coro by Salumi salami sample pack with four sticks, $50 at corofoods.com; Som pineapple Szechuan pepper vinegar cordial, $19 at somcordial.com; Only Child subscription chocolate Mix Tape Series, $75 for four packages sent through the year at onlychildchocolate.com; Portuguese-made wood-handled kitchen knife, $12–18 at Pillar pillarhomegoods.com; Barbari trio-pack loose leaf herbal blends, $35 at barbarishop.com; Liz Crain’s Dumplings Equal Love: Delicious Recipes from Around the World, $23 at Powell’s powells.com

Cute Stocking Stuffers

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Latika Body Essentials Lavender and gold mineral bath bomb, $7 at Tender Loving Empire tenderlovingempire.com; Poketo Blots bamboo coaster set, $24 at Woonwinkel woonwinkelhome.com; Carter & Rose speckled wall planter with air plant, $18 at Carter & Rose carterandrose.com; The Card Bureau RBG lapel pin, $15 at Wildfang wildfang.com; Seagrape Indulge goat’s milk soap ($12) and Milk & Clay bath salts ($25) at Tender Loving Empire tenderlovingempire.com

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