Hop to It! Great Easter Gifts in NYCApril 11, 2017 - by Heather Rabkin
When it comes to Easter gift-giving, know your audience. The best presents to fill Easter baskets with must match the personalities and tastes of lucky gift recipients. For the fashion-obsessed, look no further than leather accessories festooned with colorful and cheery motifs. For the sweet tooth? Give ‘em a mix of the best seasonal treats all within a cleverly designed case. We’ve even found the best gifts for guys. Now, read on for our favorite Easter gifts from some of the best shops in NYC.
1.) The Dutch storybook character Miffy—beloved since the 1950s—is a delightfully apropos Easter gift. This oversized, dimmable LED light from the MoMA Design Store is a darling addition to a children’s room. MoMA Design Store, 81 Spring Street, moma.org
2.) Bright, cheery, and a bit cheeky, this leather backpack by Anya Hindmarch is an ideal present for fashionable teens and twenty-somethings alike. We adore the sticker motif and highly functional design, which features padded shoulder straps and an interior zip pocket. Century 21, 22 Cortlandt Street. century21.com
3.) While it may not seem like your special guy needs another tie, trust us, this is no ordinary piece. This Italian-made Chanel silk tie is a rare find that is an ideal spring wardrobe addition. The bright red, orange, yellow and purple jewel-toned hues will add a jolt of color to standard suiting. A Second Chance Resale, 1111 Lexington Avenue. asecondchanceresale.com
4.) For even the most discerning giftee, a surefire hit will always be the gift of relaxation. Look no further than luxe beauty brand Shiva Rose’s Rose Moon Sea Salts. The bath salts are both restorative and smell heavenly, with a mix of Frankincense, rose and cedar oils that promote instant stress-relief. CAP Beauty, 238 West 10th Street. capbeauty.com
5.) The Tissot Everytime Big Quartz watch is an utterly classic accessory choice, and a great price at $245. The clean face makes this workable for work and weekend wear, and the green woven strap makes for a uniquely colorful touch. Free gift with purchase. Tissot, 666 Fifth Avenue, 1515 Broadway, 185 Greenwich Street, us.tissotshop.com