November 20, 2018
C&A Holiday Gift Guide 2018
Explore C&A’s favorite holiday gifts with our guide for everyone on your list from the self-proclaimed foodie to the fashionista.
Skin Savior Serum
Body+Beauty Lab’s Skin Savior is every skincare lover’s dream product. Skin Savior serum strengthens and nourishes the skin all season long with an industry leading stable delivery of 20% vitamin C complex to protect against the dry winter weather. $166 | Click here to purchase
Addison Bay Activewear
Buying an outfit for the front row of SoulCycle is the new buying an outfit for a Friday night out. Shop no further than Addison Bay, the newest online multi-brand destination for active fashion, with brands such as Splitz59, LNDR, Monreal London, Terez, Varley and more. Treat your #Fitspo bestie to to a fashionable and functional OOTD (outfit of the day) like this Live The Process Geometric Bra and Legging set. $236 | Click here to purchase.
Amika’s Perk Up Dry Shampoo
Pick up the perfect stocking stuffer for your beloved beauty junkie. Amika’s Perk Up Dry Shampoo is the closest thing to washing your hair without water. It leaves the hair fresh, clean and full of body. $25.00 | Available at Giovanni & Pileggi
Membership at AKA University City’s Level 28
For the ultimate on-the-go wellness aficionado, AKA University City boasts Level 28, a 25,000 square-foot, full-floor dedicated luxury lifestyle club. Members can screen films in the private cinema, perfect their golf swing year-round on a 3-D simulator featuring the world’s best courses, or learn a new swim stroke in the glass-enclosed infinity indoor pool. $2,160/year | Click here to purchase
Pasta Making Class for Two
Treat your favorite foodie to a hands-on lesson in homemade pasta with acclaimed Chef Michael Loughlin at Scarpetta Philadelphia’s intimate pasta making class. Savor light canapes, sip fine wines with Scarpetta’s Sommelier, and tour the state-of-the-art kitchen. $95.00 per person | Click here to purchase.
Please Any Palate with a STARR Gift Card
Give the gift of the ultimate dining experience with a STARR gift card. Dive into a dish filled with flavor and experience any of the award-winning group’s 37 multi-conceptual restaurants. Pro Tip: Pick up a gift card at any location and receive a $50 bonus card when you spend $500 in gift cards with an additional $50 bonus card when you spend another $250. Available at any STARR restaurant.
Take a Bite Out of History
Step away from the kitchen this season and experience some joie de vivre with loved ones at Chez Ben. This all-day, Old City bistro pays homage to one of the city’s most famous residents, Ben Franklin, by offering delectable French cuisine with a modern twist and inspired decor for the Francophile in all of us. Click here to make a reservation
Volver Eight-Course Tasting for Two
Gift the epicurean couple a culinary experience to remember with an eight-course tasting for two at Chef Jose Garces’ Volver, Philadelphia’s only Forbes 5-star restaurant. Personal selections from the restaurant’s new à la carte dinner menu are also available. Click here to make a reservation
Sweet Treats from Kilwin’s
For that special someone with a sweet tooth, nothing is more satisfying than decadent, traditionally-made fudge. Kilwin’s, the “Theater Style” treats shop at the King of Prussia Town Center, has earned a reputation for its high-quality, hand-crafted Chocolates, Caramel Apples and more unique seasonal treats. $25.00 | Available at King of Prussia Town Center
Annual Membership to the Philadelphia Museum of Art
Give the gift that keeps on giving with an annual membership to the cultural heart of Philadelphia, the Philadelphia Museum of Art. With a world-renowned collection of historic art and thought provoking exhibits, the experience is different with every visit. After navigating the Museum, enjoy an intimate dining experience with the artisan menu at Stir, the only Frank Gehry-designed restaurant on the East Coast. The restaurant is exclusive to museum patrons and annual members only. $75.00 | Click here to purchase
Overnight Suite Stay at Sonesta as Part of the Ultimate Staycation
As part of the ultimate staycation, stay #StylishlySonesta! Only steps away from Rittenhouse Square, the Christmas Village and Philly Holiday Festival events, Sonesta Philadelphia is in the heart of the holiday season in the city. With 2018 Holiday Packages, enjoy free parking and discounted room rates. The longer you stay, the more you’ll save. To view hotel rates and book your stay, click here.
Dinner and Date-Night at Cambria Philadelphia
Take your ‘dinner and a date’ night to new heights at Cambria Philadelphia on the avenue of the arts. Enjoy sips and snacks with an incredible Center City view at Attico Rooftop Bar before unwinding with a movie in one of Cambria’s King Sized Suites. Pro Tip: book your stay before Friday, November 30th and save 15%. Click here to purchase.
Help the booze enthusiast in your life round out their cocktail collection with Single Prop Rum. Sourced from the Caribbean and curated in Pennsylvania, Single Prop Rum is the latest premium rum brand to hit the Philadelphia market. Like an aged rum, Single Prop picks up character from charred oak barrels, yet leaves a smooth and silky finish stemming from the addition of the fresh coconut water that brings this spirit to proof. Pair with ingredients for your favorite rum cocktail to make a memorable presentation. $19.99 | Click here to purchase
REI Climbing Accessories Package
The thrill seeker in your life can take a climb on the wild side with REI’s coveted, top of the line climbing shoes, splitter gloves, helmet and harness. These adventure accessories are up for anything, anywhere. $250.00 | Available at REI in the King of Prussia Town Center
Tickets to John Oliver at the Met Philadelphia 12/31 at 10 pm
Experience an unforgettable night at the soon-to-open Met Philadelphia with John Oliver, stand-up comic and Emmy award-winning writer and producer for his late-night talk show, Last Week Tonight. The unapologetic Brit will have you and your guest in stitches with his cutting-edge political stand-up special. $250.00 | Click here to purchase
Handcrafted Barcelona Butterfly Cuff
This silver statement cuff is a colorful addition to any accessory collection. Finished in luxe silver patina, this cuff makes the perfect present for the jewelry lover in your life. $318.00 | Available at Bernie Robbin’s Jewelers
The Perfect Clutch
The Handcrafted VBH Monica stretch clutch from Boyd’s combines signature studs and satin, with suede leather lining and a fold-over closure in east-west silhouette it’s sure to complement any fashionista’s chic style. $1,095.00 | Available at Boyd’s
A Day of Shopping
For the person who has everything, treat them to a shopping spree and let them choose. There are over 120 national and boutique retailers right here in Center City, from Rag & Bone to Nordstrom Rack, they’re sure to find something that catches their eye. Take a look here. | Priceless