Holiday Gift Guide 2014

FOR THE FLORIDA FEMME: If she adores the Sunshine State, then this TAudrey “Lil Miss Miami” Peninsula Plate Necklace ($38) will leave her breathless. The fact this collection has Miami roots is the added bonus. Available at taudrey.com

FOR THE TIE-WEARING TYPE: If he has a penchant for bow ties, then NBA All Star Dwyane Wade’s collaboration with The Tie Bar ($25 each) is the perfect option. Available at thetiebar.com

FOR THE HANDBAG FANATIC: If they love all things gilded and grandiose, consider this Louis Vuitton “Twist” handbag ($3,250) the gold standard in holiday gifting. Available at Louis Vuitton at Neiman Marcus Coral Gables, 390 San Lorenzo Ave., Coral Gables or louisvuitton.com

FOR THE TABLET LOVER: Whether it’s for work or play, the cloud-based HP Stream 7 Tablet (starting at $99) gives its recipient the latest and greatest at their very fingertips. Available at hp.com

FOR THOSE WITH A PENCHANT FOR PERSONALIZATION: This unique Miami-based Lola James Jewelry “Mini Me” necklace ($90) has their name all over it — literally. Completely customizable, it’s certain to make them weak in the knees. Promise. Available at lolajamesjewelry.com

FOR THE WELL-GROOMED GUY: If he cherishes a close shave, this Art of Shaving Classic Horn Shaving set ($485) will do the trick — in style. Available at Art of Shaving Aventura Mall, 19501 Biscayne Blvd., Aventura or theartofshaving.com

FOR THE TECHIE: In today’s smartphone-obsessed world, every techie needs a Luckiest of London Smart Phone Projector ($28) in their gadget arsenal. Yes, turn any smartphone into your own personal movie theater. And the Oscar for best gift goes to… YOU! Available at Nordstrom stores.

FOR THE COOL KIDS: For instant gratification (really), the Polaroid Instant Digital Camera ($179) is IT. Just snap, edit and print in a jiffy. Available at Polaroid stores and polaroid.com

FOR THE HOMEBODY: We love Miami-based boutique, The Bazaar Project, compliments of its off-the-beaten-path accessories and stunning home goods. These Shiraleah coasters ($70) add a major dose of glam to any tabletop. Available at The Bazaar Project, 4308 NE 2ND Ave., Design District or online at thebazaarprojectshop.com

FOR THE PERFUME PURIST: The official scent of the season? Fan di Fendi Blossom ($71). Fragrance fans will adore this bottled bouquet Inspired by the Japanese Cherry Blossom. Available at Macy’s stores and here

FOR THE CLASSIC GUY: Rum and cigars are a standard when it comes to Miami. Our pick for a gift pair is Caliche Rum ($25) and Davidoff Nicaragua Diadema Cigars ($25). Available at Total Wine stores throughout South Florida and Smoke Shop II, 130 SE 3rd Ave., Miami.


FOR THE COFFEE LOVER: There’s a reason why celebs seem to be taking their photos with the Keurig 2.0 ($199) to fill their coffee addiction – its versatility. Make a single cup or a 4-cup caraft.  Available at Target stores throughout South Florida or keurig.com


FOR THE WINE-O: A bottle of wine always makes a great holiday gift when visiting friends, and Epica Malbec is a unique choice ($10.99). Available at Total Wine locations in South Florida.


FOR THE PIXAR MOVIE LOVER: Bring home this remote control Dusty from Planes: Fire, and Rescue complete with sound effects and lines from the movie. ($54.99). Available at Toys R Us throughout South Florida and Amazon.com.


FOR THE CHAMPAGNE SNOB: People can get picky when it comes to the bubbly, but you can’t miss with these three selections – Dom Perignon Vintage 2004 Limited Edition by Iris van Herpen ($159.97), Moet Imperial Golden Sleeve Edition ($41) and Moet 2006 Grand Vintage ($64.99). Available at Total Wine and Gulf Liquor stores throughout South Florida.


FOR THE FRUIT FANATIC: Send a healthy gift of Florida’s finest citrus from Harry & David ($34.95). The Holiday Citrus Trio comes complete with red grapefruit, navel oranges and red navel oranges. Available at harryanddavid.com


FOR THE BEER NERD: Beer growlers — refillable glass jugs — come in 32-ounce and 128-ounce sizes in South Florida, where state law prohibits the more-common 64-ounce growlers used by brewers and beer enthusiasts in almost every other state in the country. These South Florida breweries sell to-go growlers. Call first to confirm pricing and available beers — sometimes growlers of higher-alcohol and specialty brews cost a few bucks extra. Wynwood Brewing Co.: 565 NW 24th St., Miami; 305-982-8732. 32-ounce: $5 to buy the growler, $7 to fill it. 128-ounce: $10 to buy, $23 to fill; Miami Brewing Co.: 30205 SW 217th Ave., Homestead; 305-242-1224. 32-ounce: $14 to buy, $8 to fill; Funky Buddha Brewery: 1201 NE 38th St., Oakland Park; 954-440-0046. 32-ounce: $5 to buy, $8 to fill. 128-ounce: $8 to buy, $26 to fill.

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