Gifts from the 'hood
If you’re looking to give a gift that’s locally made, we’ve got you covered.
ULIVjava Happy Ground Coffee // $14.99
This coffee, blended with green tea and other herbal ingredients, was inspired by Katonah’s Martha Stewart, and is the brainchild of her Pound Ridge-based personal trainer, Mary Tedesco, and Katonah nutritionist Kathleen Schoen. A bag makes a perfect stocking stuffer. Available at Mrs. Green’s in Katonah. ulivjava.com
Wild Virginia // $14.99
All natural, EVOO-based salad dressing/marinade whipped up by Pound Ridge’s Ellen Best. Pick up a bottle of Miso Sesame, Honey Mustard, or Fig Balsamic Vinaigrette at Bedford Gourmet. gowildvirginia.com
Kiori Perfume Oil // $15-78
This blend of dark vanilla, patchouli, and delicate blossoms that are known for their aphrodisiac properties was developed by Katonah’s Lisa Wallos who creates natural, luxury scents in her Katonah workshop. mykiori.com
Dolphin Organics Naturals Gift Set // $65
Five full-size, certified natural and organic skin and hair care products, developed by Pound Ridge’s Ayo and Nigel Hart, in a festive gift box. Available at Expect Natural, Bedford Hills.
Custom Pound Ridge Street Sign // $30
Perfect gift for someone who grew up in (or simply loves) Pound Ridge. Local dad, Joe Paolicelli, will handcraft and personalize your wooden, finger-pointing, Pound Ridge street sign per your instructions (i.e., “God’s Country,” “The Halles,” or “Hiram’s Room”). 914-764-8451 or email@example.com
This Nearly Was Mine // $17.99
Nancy Farkas penned this romantic novel about a young woman who flees to Costa del Sol where she is seduced by a local musician. Twenty-six years later, living in a place that strongly resembles the author’s hometown of Pound Ridge, the married protagonist reconnects with her seducer.