FeaturesLife StyleThe Giving Season


By Debbie AndersonNovember 24, 2021December 30th, 2021No Comments

Photos by 360 West staff and courtesy of the makers

Elegant in gold-and-white glass, the Nest Holiday candle is a bestseller thanks to the enticing aroma of pomegranate, mandarin orange, pine, clove and cinnamon with a hint of vanilla and amber. Find a store on the website.

$70, nestnewyork.com

Another holiday classic, Votivo’s Golden Allure candle in the iconic Red Currant fragrance, makes a design statement in an attractive gold-and-white glass vessel.

$40, Domain XCIV

Artist Stephen Wilson mixes items such as an Hermès box with traditional embroidery, paint, photography, laser engraving, 3D printing and more to create unique works of art. Encased in Lucite boxes to protect the delicate work, the pieces are meant to mix and match. These 5-by-5-inch pieces can sit on a table or hang on a wall; each is signed and dated on the back.

$300 each, You Are Here

More than 400 gorgeous photos showcase the work of 100 of the best and most creative interior designers and decorators in the business. With a look at both rising stars and known names, By Design: The World’s Best Contemporary Interior Designers is a covetable coffee table book.

$75, phaidon.com or your favorite bookseller

Earthy, sculptural and functional, the red clay compote is wheel-thrown in two sizes by local potter Kendall Davis, whose new Fort Worth retail space is now open.

$105-$160, Kendall Davis Clay

Vista Alegre’s limited-edition collection of decorative wall plates features work from award-winning illustrators. Made in Portugal, the plates come in various shapes, and each is signed. The portrait profile is by Susanne Janssen.

$140, Domain XCIV

The natural insulation of curly Spanish sheepskin keeps feet cozy, and a cotton canvas backing that’s been quilted with polyester for extra cushioning adds to this rug’s warm and fuzzy factor.

$495, Overland


Domain XCIV 3100 W. 7th St., Fort Worth, 817-336-1994, domainxciv.com

Kendall Davis Clay 305 W. Daggett Ave., Fort Worth, 214-395-1653, kendalldavisclay.com

Overland Sundance Square, 115 W. 2nd St., Fort Worth, 817-820-0701, overland.com

You Are Here 5109 Pershing Ave., Fort Worth, 817-862-7466, youareherefw.com

The Give Back

In the season of fireside cheer, brighten the days of those with less comfortable lives by donating to a local shelter or nonprofit. Consider a gift to Trinity Habitat for Humanity, with its mission of home ownership, or give to any service organization that speaks to your heart: Presbyterian Night Shelter, Union Gospel Mission and Arlington Life Shelter are all worthy.