There a chill in the air, which means that the holiday season is right around the corner! No matter what you celebrate (or don't), it's always a wonderful time to show that special someone in your life how much you care about them. Check out the 10 gift suggestions  below for the person you love most. There are more ideas to come so stay tuned!



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We're so grateful to Point West Credit Union for sponsoring this year's Gift Guide. Check out their $25 offer by clicking here.

Ready to Get Gifty? Here We Go!

1. Shoes


Step into Christmas with some new boots. No one likes to have cold feet in the winter, especially when they're wet. Gives me the shivers just thinking about it. Having been made in the Pacific Northwest since 1936, Danner's selection of boots is vast and they are all made to get through the worst kinds of weather, while keeping your feet warm and dry. When you've figured out which of the many shoes you want to buy your partner, click here to save 20% on your purchase. Don't forget the wool socks!!!

2. Handmade with Love and Empathy

Buy something that will benefit more than the two of you. Shop at a fair trade store to ensure that the artisans who make what you purchase can have a living wage and work benefits to prevent exploitation. Visit Trade Roots to make your next ethically sound gift purchase and click here to save 15%.

3. Candles


Looking for something a little more romantic? Head on over to Cascadia Candle Company, throw some scented candles in your basket, and plan a surprise winter date by candlelight. When you've made your decisions, click here to save 30% on your entire purchase!

4. Clothing

Look into getting your partner some locally and ethically sourced clothing for every occasion. It doesn’t matter if you’re working, playing, or traveling, Paloma Clothing has got you covered. When you are done perusing their selection, click here to save 20% on one item!

5. The Nutcracker


This holiday season share an art experience like no other when you bring your partner to an event at the Oregon Ballet Theatre. Experience emotion and art in an amazing performance of body strength and endurance as the dancers bring you closer than you have ever been. Click here to save 40% on admission to the Nutcracker 2017!

6. Stationary and Trinkets

Prepare your home in a quick and thoughtful way with a store that sells everything. Small treasures, recycled art, toys, stationary, you name it, Presents of Mind is your one-stop-shop for your holiday shopping spree. Save 15% on your next purchase when you click here!

7. Recycled Furniture


Feeling crafty? If you like working with wood, obtain some reclaimed wood from Salvage Works and transform them into a new and beautiful bookshelf, chair, or table. If you’re not a budding carpenter, don’t worry! Salvage Works has got you covered with pre-made furniture made from their recycled materials! Click here to save 15% on your next purchase.

8. Scarf

Home is where the scarf is, so bundle up this winter with your significant other and a matching pair of brand new, handmade woolens. Whether you're winter camping, or sitting on a porch rocking chair, or lounging out in the living room, warm woolens are alway a super great idea for the holidays. Click here and save $15 when you make a wintry gift selection at Here We Go Again Deluxe Retail Boutique.

9. Coffee


Everyone needs love and everyone needs coffee. What better way to say “I love you” than with the gift of a caffeine addiction?? Nossa Familia Coffee can hook you up with the highest quality, sustainable tropical bean juice you can find in Portland. When you've made your final choice, take a load off and click here to receive a free cup of coffee when you buy one of the same size!

10. Classic Whimsy

Want something a little more fun and whimsical? Looking for novelty tshirts and local art? Crafty Wonderland Shop has everything from fun buttons and magnets to tote bags decorated by local artists. Pinpoint exactly what will get that laugh out of them and have fun wrapping it up in the most complicated way possible! Click here to take $5 off your in-store purchase!

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Stay Tuned! our next installment will help you shop for the new parents on your list.

Sending you the warmest wishes and toastiest vibes from everyone here at Chinook Book!

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