Southern Style: The Gift Guide

Twelve gifts you'll want to give and get this holiday season 

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    WATCH: A cornerstone of Cartier design since 1917, the iconic Tank watch has a new incarnation. The Tank Anglaise in 18-karat white gold maintains the classic good looks of the original with softer lines and a larger face ($41,600; cartier.com).

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    BAG: This heirloom-quality weekender from Peg and Awl, made of waxed canvas with straps fashioned from recycled World War II gun slings, is designed to go the distance ($320; pegandawlbuilt.com).

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    BELT: Sailormade combines vintage-inspired marine hardware and rich saddle leather for a look that’s boat-ready and business casual ($145; sailormadeusa.com).

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    GLASSES: Toast the hunt with blown-glass tumblers from Artěl's new Forest Folly collection. Inspired by old-world sporting traditions, the hand-etched glasses come in six designs and a range of vibrant hues ($1,008 for a set of six;artelglass.com).

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    KNIFE: Hand-forged in his backyard studio, each of Mississippi craftsman Bobby Rico’s fixed-blade Damascus knives is one of a kind (from $200; ricoknives.com).

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    BOOK: Rizzoli’s new Audubon compendium, Audubon’s Aviary, takes a closer look at the American naturalist’s artwork through the stunning original watercolors behind the seminal engravings in Birds of America ($85; rizzoliusa.com).

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    NECKLACE: With a drusy quartz drop and a delicate double-strand gold chain, this Robindira Unsworth piece offers a sophisticated way to add edgy sparkle to holiday party attire ($363; robindira.com).

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    PAJAMAS: Say good-bye to your favorite old sweats. Edged in blaze orange, these classic menswear-inspired pajamas from Marigot combine casual comfort with retro glamour ($120; marigotcollection.com).

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    BOOTS: Likely to become a winter wardrobe staple, these calfskin boots from Emerson Fry feel just as good as they look, thanks to built-in platforms made for all-day comfort ($425; emersonfry.com).

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    PILLOW: Geometric pleating adds texture and depth to this poppy-colored, African-inspired throw pillow from London-based textile purveyor Suki Cheema ($136; sukicheema.com).

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    SCARF: This oversize cashmere wrap from A. Barclay does more than ward off winter’s chill. For each scarf purchased, the company contributes everyday necessities to Tanzanian orphans in need ($495; abarclaydesigns.com).

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    MONOGRAM: Trade your standard-script monogram for custom art from Alabama-based designer Allison R. Banks. Each hand-drawn design comes with a rubber stamp and a JPEG image for embroidery and engraving—all you need to brand everything from stationery to julep cups to linens (from $350; allisonrbanksdesigns.com)

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