Charlotte Five gift guide: What to buy the girly girl

Our C5 gift to you: A week’s worth of holiday gift ideas, all from Charlotte. First up, great gifts for women.

Towne and Reese Jewelry

Towne and Reese is an affordable and fun accessories line based in Charlotte. Their pieces highlight the freshest trends and latest colors. This holiday they have created four dainty earring and necklace sets for the girly girl in your life.

Find now: Available in Charlotte at Belk and several boutiques, and of course online.

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A photo posted by Towne & Reese (@towneandreese) on Nov 12, 2015 at 8:19am PST

Lush Cosmetics

Choose a holiday-themed present (with names like A Night Before Christmas and Snow Time) or one of their general gift sets. Each package includes a variety of handmade beauty and bath essentials wrapped in pretty paper and tied with a bow. Find now: SouthPark Mall.

Freshly pressed Golden Wonder Bath Bombs! #LushChristmas A photo posted by Lush Cosmetics (@lushcosmetics) on Dec 3, 2015 at 12:46pm PST

M.A.C Holiday Kits

Known almost as much for their celebrity collaborations as their pretty palettes, M.A.C. has created an exclusive collection called Enchanted Eve that includes brush kits, lipsticks and more, all of which come in gift-worthy bags.

Find now: Available in most major department stores.

Score! 25% off #MAC Holiday Kits this weekend! #makeup #nsale

A photo posted by Nordstrom (@nordstrom) on Nov 29, 2015 at 7:45am PST


These delectables are perfect for the foodie friend who can’t turn down a sweet treat. In addition to their chocolates, they have macaroons, pralines, truffles and more. Find now: The items can be found in locations throughout Charlotte, including Greeneman Farms, Dean and Deluca-Phillips Place and 7th Street Public Market, as well as online.

barCHOCOLATE client/special someone gifts. Pictured here a luxury 18 piece assortment for $50. All of your favorite flavors in the perfect holiday box. Ready for shipping! Contact us at to order. Shipping/handling fees apply. A photo posted by barCHOCOLATE (@barchocolateclt) on Nov 13, 2015 at 11:21am PST

Monogrammed stationary

Many Charlotte shops, including Alphabet Soup and The Buttercup Gifts & Stationery, allow you to create personalized notecards, memo pads and the like. Stop in, see the variety of their goods, pick a favorite and place your order. Don’t forget to give them enough time for shipping!