Shop the season ~ The QL Gift Guides
By Samantha Hahn on 11/21/17
We love to hear stories of our readers settling in to enjoy the quiet moments and we hope this season you'll find a new collection that speaks to you. Our boxes are lovingly curated and assembled (beautifully wrapped and tied with ribbon) with meaningful gifts for fiction lovers, aesthetes, epicureans and more. We have your back this season for holiday shopping too. We're pretty sure we covered every reader on your list. We assembled this gift guide showcasing our latest collections as well as other gifts in each category. Take a peek and let the shopping commence!
Aesthete X Sefte box: Curated by twin sisters Jenn + Sarah Pearsall and founders of one of our favorite brands, Sefte, this beautiful selection will bring a bring a sense of sanctuary, repose and sisterhood to your home. Jenn and Sarah celebrate "the moments in between" and this collection brings that sense of serenity to us all. A perfect holiday or hostess gift! This box will ship December 1, 2017, just in time for the holidays. The Aesthete 06 x Sefte includes: Foraged Flora by Loesa Roebuck, Kale and Caramel by Lily Diamond, Americanah by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichi, Kata Golda Dusty Rose Journal, Tuktu Throw from Sefte ~ hand-woven by artisans from Peru (50" x 70", 70% Alpaca, 30% wool blend and an 8" x 10" custom illustrated artwork by Samantha Hahn.
We are longtime fans of Canyon Coffee ~ in fact, Canyon's Chocojau Guatemalan bean is an essential piece to QL founder Elizabeth's morning. And to share this love with you, we have partnered Canyon Coffee founders Ally Walsh and Casey Wojtalewicz to celebrate the rituals found in reading and a warm cup. Avid readers both, Ally and Casey have curated the perfect selection of stories to warm a winter's night. Each box includes a 12 oz bag of Canyon Coffee. This box will ship by December 1, 2017, just in time for the holidays. Quarterlane x Canyon Coffee includes: Fates and Furies by Lauren Groff, Sweetbitter by Stephanie Danler, Jitterbug Perfume by Tom Robbins, 8" x 10" Limited Edition print by Samantha Hahn for Canyon Coffee, Sloane Stationary 2018 Agenda, Canyon Coffee organic beans, 12 oz bag.
We are so excited to collaborate with Cherry Bombe in support of the release of Cherry Bombe: The Cookbook. Epicurean 04 x Cherry Bombe includes:
Cherry Bombe: The Cookbook, A one-year subscription to Cherry Bombe (so good right!!!?!), Cherry Bombe Classic Tote, #Bombesquad enamel pin, limited edition "You're the Bombe" print by artist Samantha Hahn (because you are!).
We also love ILA extra virgin olive oil (gorgeous package right!?) and Sonoma sea salt. How adorable is this cherry pouch from Baggu by artist Claire Nereim? This MCMC Maine candle would be perfect to keep in the kitchen.
For the reader who loves fiction and getting lost in a good novel — three of the best stories this season. This box will ship by December 1, 2017. Subscriptions will ship December 15th.
Winter Fiction 06 includes: In the Midst of Winter by Isabel Allende, The End We Start From by Megan Hunter, The Resurrection of Joan Ashby by Cheris Wolas, Girl in Snow by Danya Kukafka, Sloane Stationary 2018 Agenda, 8" x 10" custom illustrated artwork by Carly Martin of Clementine Studio.
We're obsessed with Book/Shop's birch ply book display (the perfect home for our fiction collection). This gorgeous diptyche candle is on the desk of every magazine editor and makes any room smell like heaven. Speaking of heavenly scents, this D.S & Durga perfume is such a gorgeous package and will make you feel as good as you smell. We partnered with Sefte Living for our Aesthete box and are now smitten with their super cozy and soft throws. This Kimsa Woven throw is the most beautiful texture and color (sea glass), so perfect to curl up with on a chilly day with book in hand.
We are honored to present our third collaboration with the exquisite Juniper Books, this time featuring 20th century classics . . . an essential collection for every library. This box will ship by December 1, 2017, just in time for the holidays. QL x Juniper Books ~ Winter 06 includes: To the Lighthouse by Virginia Woolf, We Tell Ourselves Stories in Order to Live by Joan Didion, The Woman Warrior / China Men by Maxine Hong Kingston, Carried Away by Alice Munro, The Handmaid's Tale by Margaret Atwood, Sloane Stationary 2018 Agenda, 8" x 10" custom illustrated artwork by Carly Martin of Clementine Studio. How gorgeous are these cover wraps? We think they'd look stunning on display in Book/Shop's bright white book shelf. Speaking of perfect collections, we'd love to receive Ellis Brooklyn's Bibliotheca collection, a library of limited edition scents. This Good Thing/Gather vase would be perfect perched bedside with a sprig of dried lavendar, wax flower or eucalyptus.
Last but not least, our Memoir collection curated by The Fold Magazine. Amanda Carter Gomes launched the new online magazine The Fold last summer and we couldn't be more excited for what this new space brings to the table. Amanda has curated our third memoir box, filled with the true tales of fierce and inspiring women (and men). This collection also includes a limited-edition artwork by artist and QL friend Lisa Congdon alongside her latest book, A Glorious Freedom. This box will ship by December 1, 2017, just in time for the holidays.
Winter Memoir 03 x The Fold includes: The Year of Magical Thinking by Joan Didion, Just Kids by Patti Smith, Then Again by Diane Keaton, A Glorious Freedom by Lisa Congdon, Love and Trouble by Claire Dederer, Sloane Stationary 2018 Agenda, 8" x 10" custom illustrated artwork by Lisa Congdon.
We love Book/Shop's amazing poster. This Ellis Brooklyn candle is so beautiful. We love the packaging, title and the scent. Ok, we NEEEED this combo book shelf/reading light by Lilite and suggest it as a perfect addendum to our boxes.
Ok, super excited to share our collections and this holiday gift guide! Let the shopping commence.
By Samantha Hahn on 11/21/17