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By Debbie AndersonNovember 23, 2020November 25th, 2020No Comments

The Giving Season


This wide cuff features the intricate engraving, inlays and raised motifs that are hallmarks of silversmith-engraver Clint Orms. Johnny Bones bracelet, $799.99; Lucchese Bootmaker.

Sturdy but lightweight Millfield Service Boots by Billy Reid are part of the Alabama-based designer’s collaboration with Mumford & Sons bassist Ted Dwane. Made in Italy of waxed calfskin, the boots sport a stylish touch: the selvedge denim tongue, $595; Billy Reid.

Lather up and moisturize at the same time with Baxter of California’s charcoal clay cleansing bar. The subtle fragrance (hemp grass and smoked wood essence) makes the shower ritual even more enjoyable, $19; Market by Macy’s.

Part of this year’s fantasy gifts from Neiman Marcus, the Bowlus Endless Highways travel trailer in a customized performance edition is just the vehicle you need to get away from it all. It comes with linens, cookware and dinnerware for the kitchen, accessories such as pillows and blankets, plus outdoor seating for two. You’ll also be able to add bespoke touches to your Bowlus inside and out, working with chief designer and company CEO Geneva Long, $255,000; a charitable donation of $10,000 will be made to The Heart of Neiman Marcus Foundation. Go to neimanmarcus.com/fantasygifts for more details.

The Addie in a brushed pewter finish is the perfect drink table for one, $887; Mitchell Gold + Bob Williams.

This made-in-Italy sweater jacket in a cozy burgundy knit can be dressed up or down. The tailored fit is flattering; attention to detail includes horn buttons, $895;
Q Clothier/Rye 51.

This alligator-hide flask is functional and stylish, $250; Lucchese Bootmaker.

Man Ray designed geometric chess pieces in 1920 (the knight was inspired by a violin), and the matching board came later from a manufacturer that specialized in games. Everything is milled of beech wood and hand-finished, $680, or $430 for the chess pieces only; Design Within Reach, dwr.com.

Alexander McQueen low-top sneakers in calfskin leather offer added comfort with their rubber platform sole, $540; Neiman Marcus.


Billy Reid The Shops at Clearfork, 5254 Monahans Ave., Fort Worth, 682-268-4556, billyreid.com
Lucchese Bootmaker Mule Alley, 128 E. Exchange Ave., Fort Worth, 817-918-7999, lucchese.com
Neiman Marcus The Shops at Clearfork, 5200 Monahans Ave., Fort Worth, 817-738-3581, neimanmarcus.com
Mitchell Gold + Bob Williams The Shops at Clearfork, 5001 Ozona Blvd., 682-312-6220, mgbwhome.com
Q Clothier/Rye 51 The Shops at Clearfork, 5167 Monahans Ave., Fort Worth, 682-312-6238, rye51.com