Give a gift that's Joyful, Playful and Clear. Those are the names of the three colors in this set of tinted lip moisturizers with SPF by Juice Beauty — $16 at Pixie (5715 Magazine St., 895-5557; www.skinstudioneworleans.com).
Cue their creativity with quality paint supplies: tubes of acrylic paint ($2.75 each) and an assortment of paint brushes ($2.92 - $29) — all from Dixie Art (5005 Bloomfield St., 733-6509; www.dixieart.com).
Find affordable art and hand-crafted items — like this "Cat Tail" salad serving set by Jonathan's Wild Cherry Spoons, $39 — during special holiday shopping days at Louisiana ArtWorks (725 Howard Ave., 571-7373; www.louisianaartworks.org) Saturday, Dec. 13, from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. and Sunday, Dec. 14, from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.
A portion of the proceeds from sales of the New Orleans Limited Edition Southern Botanical Scented Soy Candle by Low Country Luxe will be donated to the Preservation Resource Center of New Orleans as well as Music For Tomorrow. Each candle provides more than 100 hours of illumination — $60 at Williamson Designs (3646 Magazine St., 899-4945).
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Shine a little light on their holiday spirits with a light-up corkscrew, $2, and fleur de lis martini shaker, $5 — both from Giacona (121 Industrial Ave., Jefferson, 835-5465; www.giacona.com).
Treat your favorite sports fan to the Hornets "5 at the Hive" holiday plan: your choice of five games, with plans starting at $125. Get a free Chris Paul jersey with every two seats purchased. Call 525-4667 or visit www.nba.com/hornets to purchase tickets or for more information.
Satisfy a sweet tooth in a snap with these gourmet cookies by Flathau's: Peppermint Snaps, Key Lime Snaps and Raspberry Snaps — $6 each at Blue Frog Chocolates (5707 Magazine St., 269-5707; www.bluefrogchocolates.com).