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The Fireside Antiques Holiday Gift Guide

A gift guide from Fireside Antiques for your holiday gift shopping

At Fireside Antiques, the largest antique showroom in the American Southeast, there is no shortage of gifts for you and your loved ones this holiday season. Whether you have an antique collector on your list or not, Fireside Antiques is your one-stop-shop for gift ideas. Not only do we import the the finest European antiques, we carry many small gift ideas, supporting makers who are local designers and more.  Shop our gift guide below for many ideas in a variety of price ranges for the loved ones on your list!

Fireside Antiques Gift Guide

Some of our favorite items to give are gifts that can utilized immediately during the holiday season!  Culinary antiques should be at the center of your holidays, and there is no better time to bring out your silver-plated dinnerware for entertaining, antique glass vases for quick arrangements, antique English breadboards for serving, and antique glass cheese domes for a beautiful display of snacks.

On Our List This Year…

Antique English Breadboards

Antique Pickling and Truffle Jars

Antique Glass Cheese Domes

Silver Cutlery and Dinnerware

We find great inspiration from the beautiful books published each year featuring the work of our favorite designers.  We love when customers use design books as a resource to show what they love and hope for in their own interiors!  Of the many books published in the past year or so, we have some favorites at the top of our list at Fireside Antiques.

On Our List This Year:

Julie Reed’s New Orleans

Kelly Wearstler: Evocative Style

Lee Ledbetter: The Art of Place

Rebecca Vizard: Once Upon a Pillow

This time of year means many things around Fireside Antiques, but our favorite part of the holidays is entertaining.  No gathering is complete without delicious wine iced down in antique silver or spirits poured from antique crystal.  At Fireside Antiques we carry a wide variety of bar antiques and wine antiques to compliment your holiday spirits. Cheers!

On Our List This Year:

Antique Silver Plated Wine Buckets

Antique Crystal Decanters

Antique Blown-Glass Decanters

Antique French Wine Kegs

At Fireside Antiques, we are more than just antiques! We are the best source for LAFCO candles and bath products in Baton Rouge.  LAFCO is a fantastic gift option.  Everyone loves a candle or new soap! The holidays are a great time to treat yourself to something like a LAFCO candle or liquid hand soap as well.  At Fireside Antiques you can shop for everyone on your list with our extraordinary antiques to gifts at a smaller price point.

On Our List This Year:

LAFCO Candles

LAFCO Liquid Hand Soap

Taper Candles in ALL the Colors

Every home has a place for an antique gold gilt mirror.  At Fireside Antiques, we carry a wide variety of antique gold gilt mirrors.  The most popular style is the Antique French Louis Philippe Mirror, which is a very versatile style of mirror.  If you want to surprise someone on your list with a fabulous antique, the Antique Louis Philippe Mirror is your best choice!

We also suggest antique candlesticks and antique candelabras for anyone who appreciates great design.  At Fireside Antiques, we carry a variety of taper candles in a wide variety of colors.  Nothing is better than a pop of color from tapers on your mantle or dining table!

All of our gift selections are available in our showroom at 14007 Perkins Road in Baton Rouge, Louisiana.  We also offer efficient shipping options from our shop.  Please contact us at (225) 752-9565 with any questions or to place any orders.  We are proud to serve as your source for fine European antiques and the best in holiday gift options!