Unique Gift Ideas
Biden and Harris Action Figures
The Biden and Kamala Action Figures were carefully sculpted by Mike Leavitt, a Seattle-based artist and activist. Like Mike's fine art pieces, the figures are one part product and one part social commentary, exploring who we idolize in contemporary culture and how we do it. Each measured 6”.
Bike Path Men's Crew Socks by Blue Q
On or off road, up or down hill, these socks from Blue Q show your love of biking. Men's shoe size 7-12. 54% Combed Cotton; 43% Nylon; 3% Spandex.
Bike Trinket Dish
This stoneware “bicicletta” trinket dish from Danica Studios makes for a convenient catchall for keys, loose change and small accessories. 5” x 3.5” *on sale from $9.95
Bohemian Bauble Earrings
These special earrings are made in Madison by artist Tami Reschke. Specify a color, or let us choose!
Cat Nesting Dolls
This 3 1/2” three-piece wooden doll nests a grey tabby, Siamese, and black and white cat. Their sweet eyes are sure to charm you! Made in the Russian Federation.
Cat Socks from Good Luck Sock Co.
Cats in Sweaters, and Science Cats - could these socks from the Good Luck Sock Co. get any cuter? (Sorry, science cats temporarily sold out.)
Chroma Cube Puzzle
A color-based deduction puzzle. The 12 wooden cubes may look innocent enough while sitting in their tray, but figuring out what cube belongs in which spot can be quite the challenge. Try to decipher the cryptic clues on any of the 25 puzzle cards that accompany this set to determine how the colors should be arranged. If you're stumped, don't worry! - the answers to each puzzle are on the back of the card. Ages 8-adult.
Cool Snow Globes
Snow globes are not just for Christmas any more! We carry a number of styles that are great gifts year round. The glass globe is 4” in diameter. Available: Deer in Trees, Golden Buddha, Cardinal, Cat on Book Stack, or Bird Bath (Goldfinches); Gift boxed.
Dr. Fauci Felt Figure
Dr. Fauci, with a We're all in this Together banner, is the latest in the whimsical ornament series from Silk Road Bazaar. This Fair Trade company sells goods produced by marginalized artist groups located in Central Asia. Handmade of wool, the good doctor measures approximately 7” high.
Felt Trivet from Nepal
This 8” felt trivet is made of small hand-felted wool balls stitched together in a circular pattern. It’s perfect for using under a hot serving dish or a plant, or just to decorate your table. Available in rainbow colors in round (shown) or square. Please specify your choice.
Fun Socks from Anne Taintor
Choose either of these witty sock styles from Anne Taintor for a fun gift!
Fun Socks from Karma
Brighten someone's day with a pair of clever socks! Choose one of the styles shown, or call us at 608-255-8211 to find out what styles are in stock.
Garden Gnomes Fancy Plants Diorama Kit
These Garden Gnomes will look right at home in their new habitat! Each good and paper prop has a water-resistant, 1.5” wood spike. Poke them, willy-nilly, into the soil to add fanciness to your houseplant. Also available: Lumberjacks in buffalo plaid jackets sawing. Please specify which style you'd like.
Greta Thunberg Felt Ornament
This felt ornament of young Swedish environmentalist Greta Thunberg is hand crafted using natural fibers and eco-friendly resources by talented artisans in Kyrgyzstan. All details are hand stitched and embroidered. Measures about 6”. Available with Swedish (“school strike”) or Save the Planet sign. Please specify your language preference.
Jane Austin Socks
These Janeite socks will bring you joy every time you demurely cross your ankles.
Kamala Felt Ornament
This 7” felt ornament of our Vice President is hand crafted using natural fibers and eco-friendly resources by talented artisans in Kyrgyzstan by Silk Road Bazaar. All details are hand stitched and embroidered, including her pearl necklace and running shoes.
Kikkerland Rainbow Maker
All you need to create a rainbow is a little sun with the Solar-Powered Rainbow Maker With Swarovski Crystal! It attaches easily to your window and creates an explosion of rainbow patterns when the sun hits it! Just remember to place in direct sunlight and adjust the position as the season's change to maximize the effect. Makes a great gift.
Love You More 6” Hoop
This 6 inch embroidery hoop is filled with Rifle Paper Co. cream garden party fabric and finished on the back with white felt to prevent wall colors from shining through the fabric. A 2.5” ivory clay circle ornament hangs from the hoop with a hand stamped with the phrase 'Love You More.' Also available with the shape of the state of Wisconsin with the word 'Home' or shape of a house with “Home Sweet Home.” Handmade in Indiana.
Madison Serving Tray
This mango wood serving tray features a beautiful map of Madison's lakes. Made in the USA, the tray measures 14” square. It is an Orange Tree Imports exclusive.
Matryoshka are sets of traditional Russian wooden dolls that nest inside one another (the name matryoshka means “little matron”). Please call so that we can help you select one of our many different styles.
Mom, I Love You Box
Express your love to your Mom with this exquisite little cherry box, made in Illinois. Secret Boxes have a hidden sliding dovetail lid. Beautifully precise laser engraving adds depth and craftsmanship to this little box. 1” X 2”
My Heartfelt Thanks Box
Say thank you in a memorable way with the gift of this charming little cherry box, made in Illinois. Secret Boxes have a hidden sliding dovetail lid. Beautifully precise laser engraving adds depth and craftsmanship to this little box. 1” X 2”
Online special. With the return of standard time, why not return home to the warm glow of a whimsical night light. Available in Dragonfly or Cat design.
Nora Fleming Minis
Decorate for every occasion by adding a different mini to your Nora Fleming serveware! Here are some of our most popular minis, each sold separately. If you buy nine, you'll get a storage box ($28 value) for $10! Choose from pumpkins, UW helmet, mouse and cheese, frosted pine cone, nest with eggs, frosty polar bear, mushroom, purple flower, cardinal, red heart or squirrel. You are also welcome to call us during curbside pickup hours if you'd like to know what we have in stock 608-255-8211 . Minis and a serving piece make a great wedding gifts! While supply lasts: purchase four minis and get a sweet pink melamine candy dish in the shape of the Nora Fleming logo.
Pack of Dogs Playing Cards
Praised for its original design and visual wit, this deck of dog-themed playing cards by Artiphany makes the perfect gift for dog lovers, animal advocates, and anyone who admires the transformative power of illustration.
Plaid Mini-Travel Case
This metal pocket travel case has a velvet interior. It's perfect for ear buds or other small items. The case measures 3.3” x 1.9” x 1.2”, and comes in assorted plaids.
Raku Spirit Angel
These beautiful guardian angels symbolizes divine protection. Each angel is hand formed and fired in an outdoor kiln, and includes a tiny gemstone heart. The varying conditions of the raku process ensure that each of these little 2” angels is one-of-a-kind. Comes gift boxed with a story card.
Ruth Bader Ginsberg Blue Socks
Start 2021 off on the right foot with this new design in Ruth Bader Ginsberg socks from the Good Luck Sock Company!
Ruth Bader Ginsburg Felt Figure
Honor the memory of RBG with this this felt ornament handcrafted using natural fibers and eco-friendly resources by talented artisans in Kyrgyzstan. All details are hand stitched and embroidered. Measures approximately 4 to 5” in size.
Ruth Bader Ginsburg Women's Socks
A great gift for fans of the late Supreme Court justice! These socks from the Good Luck Sock company in Canada are made of 48% Polyester, 45% Cotton, 5% Elastic, 2% Spandex. (Machine wash cold for longer image life.)
Scout Wrap Bracelet/Necklace
Tap into the energies of the earth. Natural semi-precious gemstones accented with silver and gold beads adorn wrist & neckline. Effortlessly converts from bracelet to necklace. Layer and stack to create unique looks. Presented on cards that tell the meaning of each stone. Let us choose one for you - they are all stunning!
Show your love of the Bard with this new design from the Good Luck Sock Company.
Whimsical Night Lights
Keep your child's or baby's room in dim light from these fanciful night lights. Please call for our complete selection.
Winter Warmer Gift Box
Do you know anyone who could use a little boost during these chilly winter months? This gift set includes a beautiful mug, a package of Sjölinds Hot Chocolate and fresh Sjölinds Vanilla Bean Marshmallows - both made in nearby Mt. Horeb. Just $24.95!
Wisconsin Ornament Handmade in Africa
This original paper bead ornament of the state of Wisconsin is handmade by artisans in Uganda, East Africa. Colorful beads are rolled from strips of recycled paper, turning something ordinary into something extraordinary! Measures about 4” tall. Also available in a smaller size as a keychain.
Wisconsin Wire Bowl
This 11” red enameled wire Wisconsin bowl is made for us in India by a fair trade company. It's an original Orange Tree Imports design, available only at our store.
Woodstock Chimes: Wind Fantasy Tree of Life
This chime is tuned to a traditional Balinese scale, from the ensemble of instruments of the Indonesian gamelan orchestra. The chime features green wash finish ash wood, five silver aluminum tubes and a nickel-plated brass ornament. Overall Length 24”.
Available with a Tree of Life charm (shown) or Bumble Bee. Please specify.
You Are Special Mug
This beautiful red mug by Waechtersbach is the perfect way to acknowledge a family member's special triumphs. Celebrate a birthday, praise a job well done, reward a goal achieved. Or simply say “you are special today”. 12 oz.
You Are Special Plate
One of our long-time favorites! Waechtersbach's bright red plate is a time-honored tradition in many families who bring it out for birthdays and other celebrations. The 10 1/2” high-fired ceramic earthenware plate comes gift boxed with a china marking pen so that you can add a special inscription, or sign it whenever it's used.
Gifts Made Easy
An Orange Tree Imports gift card is always a great choice. The cards are available in any amount, and your recipient can choose from our vast selection, ranging from cuddly stuffed kittens to classic kitchen cutlery. Please note that gift cards are usable in the store or by phone only, not for online purchases.
Orange Tree Imports gift cards are valid for use in the store, or on phone orders. We'd be happy to mail your gift card to you - or just let us know if you'd like us to include a special message and send it directly to your recipient.