It may seem early this year, but holiday shopping is already in full swing. With retailers urging to shop early due to delays with shipping carriers, it’s a good idea to start checking things off your list now, so you’ll have everything delivered by Christmas. But where do you start, especially when you have no idea what to get?
Our suggestion: Start with how your loved ones like to spend their time. Thinking of their interests and hobbies might just lead you to the perfect present.
Here are a few categories to consider and popular picks that are sure to bring smiles on Christmas morning. Just scroll down to start browsing – happy gifting!
For the Cook
Is there someone in your life who’s always trying new recipes, or prefers homemade meals over takeout? They might just appreciate some new hardy kitchenware. Here are some gift ideas to delight the cook.
OUR TOP PICKS:
Stainless Steel Cake Pan
The raised stainless steel lid snaps over the pan, so your beautiful cakes stay picture perfect.
Our Ulu knife is the fastest way to chop and dice. Just rock back and forth to swiftly dice vegetables, herbs and garlic.
BRAND NEW!Pakkawood Spoons
A dependable wooden spoon is a must for any cook. These pakkawood spoons will brighten up kitchens with eye-catching patterns and colors.
For the Camper and Outdoors Lover
Outdoor ready! These presents are built for the steadfast camper, the active hiker, the hardy woodsman and folks who just love being out in the fresh, crisp air.
This is a great multi-purpose knife that finds a use almost every day, indoors or out.
Having a bright portable light comes in handy, whether you’re at the campsite or in your backyard. If you’re looking for a compact light, try the Lighthouse Micro Flash Lantern (pictured above). We also have more LED options as well as tried-and-trued oil lanterns.
BROWSE ALL OUR LANTERNS
Lehman’s Wood Splitting Froe
Our exclusive froe is made of case hardened steel for a stronger blade for kindling, shingles, furniture, baskets and more.
For the Young and the Young at Heart
Give the gift of old-time FUN! No matter what age, our non-electric toys and classic games will help your family unplug and create precious new memories.
Eli & Mattie Doll Bunk Beds
Watch children’s faces light up as they tuck their beloved dolls into their own mini bunks beds. Fits popular 18″ dolls – exclusively at Lehman’s!
Wooden Log Sets
There’s no limit to the variety of architectural masterpieces your children can build with these wooden logs. Locally crafted by the Amish.
There’s a reason this game is such a classic – it’s active, competitive, and contains elements of strategy. Best of all, it’s fun for young and old and everyone in between.
Still need more ideas? Visit our Christmas store.
Jenny Smith is the editor of the Country Life Blog and the Digital Content Specialist for Lehman’s. It’s not unusual to find oil lamps, canning jars and freeze-dried food on her desk. She is an avid reader, card maker and dog lover. In fact, she is currently teaching her Golden Retriever to not take her shoes. It’s an ongoing battle.