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Wrap It Up
Enhance those feelings of love by spritzing yourself with Celuí pheromone-infused eau de parfum, with its fresh floral scents of jasmine, gardenia and orange blossoms, along with breezy marine notes. $220; from Celuí Fragrance. If you haven’t found your something blue, consider Ounce of Salt’s sapphire Ceylon and halo diamond stud earrings, set in white gold. $3,300; multiple locations by appointment.
Put an end to picking up someone else’s glass by giving the guys a personalized pint glass from Grain+Oak. Choose from a variety of design options and put in your choice of text, whether it’s the wedding date or each groomsman’s name. $24.95 for a set of two; from Grain+Oak.
Mayne & Co.’s “The Modern Mimosa” bridesmaid box makes it easy to ask your nearest and dearest to be in your wedding. The curated gift features two Modern Mimosa canned mimosa cocktails, a blush wine glass, a bamboo straw, a dried floral bouquet, Champagne-flavored candies and a “Will you be by bridesmaid?” card, all presented in a rose-colored gift box cinched with a ribbon. $60; from Mayne & Co.
The orchid jewelry box by Joanna Buchanan is a wonderful gift for showing love to Mom. The 14K gold-plated brass box is topped with a brass orchid in full bloom, a symbol of love and luxury, making this the perfect vessel for a beloved piece of jewelry. $128; from Joanna Buchanan.
Messermeister’s Oliva Elite 8-piece magnet block knife set is a surefire way to get things cooking after tying the knot. From an Ojaibased, women-owned company, these premium handcrafted knives began in Germany more than 40 years ago. The heirloom-quality culinary pieces feature an exquisite olive wood handle and are engravable with your surname or wedding date. Oliva Elite magnet block set, $999.95; from Messermeister.
Classic Scottish ingredients combined with California terroir and innovation come together in 10th Street Distillery’s Single Malt American Whisky. Featuring peated barley from Scotland and mineral-rich water from the Sierra snowmelt, this full-bodied liquor is distilled in copper pot stills and aged in used bourbon barrels, resulting in a well-rounded smoky, fruity malt whisky. $65; from 10th Street Distillery in San Jose.
Tuck happy hour into the welcome bag with Sans Wine Co.’s naturally crafted, old vine, vegan-certified and ecofriendly canned wines. Variety pack of six starts at $67. Lady M Confections’ bonbons (below) are a delicious treat. Choose from an assortment of flavored chocolates, nuts and gummies, including crème brûlee almonds, matcha crunch, chocolate cookie puffs and champagne teddy bears. Three-piece gift set, $24; Lady M Bake Boutique in Los Angeles.