We’ve already posted suggestions for non-toy, non-stuff gifts, so today our theme is East Bay pride.
Warriors holiday ornaments come in many varieties: from 2-pack Santa/Snowman to classic holiday ball. I bought the ones on the left!
Triptych of sports team posters from Etsy, customizable with your choice of teams and highlighted player number.
The neighborhoods of Oakland, from Etsy seller designerDad, who offered y’all the coupon code 510FAMILY for a 20% discount
CatStudio produces geographically-inspired, hand-illustrated housewares. You’ll find pillows, dishtowels, and glasses (we own a Chicago glass) that can be collected over the years. You’ll find various levels of detail from California and Berkeley to UC Berkeley, and new this year, ski destinations like Tahoe. Shop catstudio items locally at A Priori on Vine Street in the Gourmet Ghetto or on Amazon.
I have two of these prints in my living room, by Oakland dad Shane Donahue. Mine are of the Fox Theater and Saul’s Delicatessen. More info >
California necklace, sometimes found at Convert on Fourth Street in Berkeley (call ahead). I wore this necklace every day for at least a year.
This map of Berkeley’s secret pathways and hidden staircases will send you on new journeys. Produced by Berkeley Path Wanderers who also host regular group walks. Grab a copy of Secret Stairs East Bay or Berkeley Walks for your backpack.
Feel free to add your favorite local-themed gift ideas as links in the comments!