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Oct 18/13

Gift Guide to Alabama Posted by: Dan | 0 Comments


Alabama, when the stars fell from heaven on you, did it hurt?

Nevermind. That line never works.

Alabamians, if you’d like to be the brightest star of the holiday season, consider a few gifts inspired by your chosen state of residence. From cheesecake to lip gloss to beach bags, you can wear out your state pride and support Southern artisans with this gift guide to Alabama. See our top picks from Alabama, or click here to browse all of the state’s goodies.


GlamaBama Lip Gloss on

1. GlamaBama Lip Gloss, $15
Who says glamor and football are mutually exclusive? Nobody. That person doesn’t exist, but this lip gloss does, and we hear if you wear it every game, the tide will roll to a winning season.


State Flower Necklaces on

2. State Flower Necklace, $45
This necklace is almost as pretty as your state’s flower. After hand-drawing each state flower and creating stamps, the artist of these necklaces hand-cuts and assembles each one from recycled bronze. Alabama’s Camellia is exceptionally beautiful.


Red and White Elephant SEC Game Day Earrings

3. SEC Game Day Earrings, from $18
For the love of all things southern, we expect you’ll all be dressed to the nines this season. And we’ve got you covered with SEC earrings. These silver-toned elephant charms dangle with white beads and a vintage mini poker chip on kidney ear wires.


Carter & Co. Canvas Beach Bags "The Anchor" on

4. Canvas Beach Bags, from $62
Your beach bag gear should be made by someone who understands “beaching.” Carter & Co. of Tuscumbia, Alabama, has three durable, handmade, stylish and pocket-heavy bag options to accommodate your trip to the shore.
Artisan Cheesecake by Belle Chevre for

5. Artisan Cheesecake, $34.95
Belle Chevre is an award-winning creamery known for delicious cheeses. This artisan cheesecake is light and airy, creamy and sweet, and made with superb Alabama goat cheese. It will have your guests begging for the recipe.


Alabama Home T on

6. Alabama Home T-shirt, $28
Home again, home again, jiggety jig. Show your appreciation for your Alabama homestead with this insanely soft, USA-made tee that also supports multiple sclerosis research.


In love with Alabama? See all of our hand-picked products from the state.



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