Our Last Minute Holiday Gift Guide
Photo Credit: TN

Photo Credit: TN

Our Last Minute Holiday Gift Guide

Travel Noire
Travel Noire Dec 17, 2014
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1. Wacaco has released Minipresso, a hand powered portable espresso machine that you can bring with you anywhere you want. You don’t have to kiss goodbye to your daily caffeine just because you are far from home, this little device makes sure that you get to enjoy hot, delicious espresso anywhere, anytime. You can go out there, traveling in a car, or enjoying outdoor adventure, and still be able to make a nice espresso. The compact size of this machine makes it easy to be toss inside your bag or backpack.

2.  The Leatherback Writer 2 has been referred to as the perfect place for all of your favorite things. This case includes ways to carry your:

  • Device (iPhone and similarly sized smart phones)
  • Wallet (cash, credit and business cards)
  • Pen, Pencil or Stylus
  • Notebook (fits Field Notes, Moleskine or similarly sized notepads.)

All enclosed in high quality leather and closes with a snap. Measures 11.5″W x 6.5″H laid flat open. Inside side pockets measure 3″W x 6″H.

3. This Travel Dominoes Set is the perfect way to share time with your loved ones during down time, or at the restaurant while you’re waiting for your food. Keep it in your glove box or your handlebar bag, or pack into your international travel bag, and share those fleeting moments you have with your special someones.   
4. Sophisticated, elegant and very chic this Aspinal Deluxe Plain Travel Collection will look like a million dollars when you next flourish your tickets. Includes two stunning luggage tags, an Aspinal deluxe passport cover embossed with ‘PASSPORT’ and lined in moire silk, and finally the Aspinal deluxe travel wallet. All are made from the finest smooth Cognac Italian calf leather, luxuriously lined in moire silk with contrasting plush stone soft-suede and secured with a snap closure. Choose from these ten mouth watering colours. Why wait?
5. Track your travels with a handsome scratch-off-where-you’ve-been map that charts globetrotting in a fun, colorful and innovative way. Scratch off the areas you’ve visited to reveal adventurous pops of color that turn traveling into a “domestic” treasure hunt of on-the-fly geography lessons. Its brilliant colors and worldly charm is sure to enliven any room–just be sure to keep a coin handy for easy scratching! Made in the UK.
6. If you have an annoying habit of losing things, Tile may be the solution to your problems. Tile app is a new tracking device, simply attach it to any object and find it from afar with a smartphone. Locate anything with Tile, laptops, wallets, keys, guitars, bikes, you name it. Just attach the Tile on to an object and locate it with the included app, it allows you to check how close you are to the missing item, within a 50 to 150-foot range.
7. A plane ticket. Because nothing says I love you more than a trip. Seriously.
8. Perk up your daily grind with this adventurous set of four exotic single-origin coffee from Ethiopia, Brazil, Colombia, and Honduras. Perfect for java enthusiasts eager to savor the subtle aromas and flavor profiles that make each regional roast unique. Four 2.5 coffee packets. Makes approx. 20 cups of coffee. Assembled in Brooklyn, NY.

9. Generously portioned travel size, pure soy candles in a beautiful gold tin (!!) 

  • 4 oz of domestically grown soy wax
  • designed, poured and packaged in New York

Tarot Deck: incense perfume with notes of Turkish rose & pencil shavings 
Campfire: notes of woodsmoke, saddle leather & honey

10. A versatile and multi-functional leather cross body bag, the Pearl is one of our favorite sleek pieces from the Lo & Son’s collection. Crafted from high-quality leather, its designed to fit all your travel or everyday essentials.

Honorable Mentions:

The repeat offender is Lo & Sons OG
Travel the world in a day with  Trader Joe’s chocolate passport.

Sleep like a baby on any flight with the hoodie pillow!

Never lose battery life again with Mophie.
Give the ultimate foodie an experience of a lifetime with Dinner Lab
Any friends feeling homesick? Remind them that home is wherever you can get a graphic tee made.
And because you can never go wrong with ice cream, share the gift of Jeni’s… or, better yet, keep it for yourself. 

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