Holiday Gift Guide Part 2
Bethany Sea Crest
For a piece of area art that can grace the holiday dinner table, pick up some glassware hand-painted by Eastern Shore artist Diane Greaser. This lighthouse glassware is priced at $21 each. Sea Crest also carries Greaser’s hand-painted ornaments, slate, driftwood and framed art canvases, ranging in price from $12 to $300.
Sea Crest is located at 99 Garfield Parkway in downtown Bethany Beach. For more information, call (302) 539-7621 or visit www.bethanyseacrest.com. Sea Crest is open daily, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Introduce the little ones in your life to some of the best toys of your youth. Enjoy the holiday season reminiscing with Betty Boop, Ms. Pac-Man, Skylanders, Garfield, Luigi and all their friends at Yesterday’s Fun, selling everything from new Calico Critters to Legos and board games, as well as gently used toys of yore. Toys range in price from 25-cent stocking stuffers to a few hundred dollars. New and old, these toys are guaranteed to be hit under any Christmas tree.
Yesterday’s Fun is located at 117 Atlantic Avenue in Ocean View. For more information, call (302) 539-1938 or visit yesterdaysfun.homestead.com. Their hours are Thursdays through Saturdays, 11 a.m. to 7 p.m., and Sundays from noon to 5 p.m.
Fenwick Wine Cellars
This holiday season, why not give the gift of good spirits? Fenwick Wine Cellars is offering their holiday tree bottles — Niagara, a sweet white; Reilly’s Red, a dry red; and Riesling, a semi-dry white ($24.99). For an additional $10, bottles can be returned to the winery once emptied and made into decorative light bottles. Bottles can be preordered, and the cellar even offers case discounts.
Along with their wide variety of wines, the winery offers various gift items ranging from bottle openers to T-shirts and local jam. They even sell bottle-topper hats and scarves to dress up your spirited gift.
Fenwick Wine Cellar is located on 38016 Fenwick Shoals Boulevard, just east of Harris Teeter in West Fenwick. For more information, call (302) 436-1500 or visit www.fenwickwinecellars.com. Their hours are Sundays through Thursdays, noon to 6 p.m.; Fridays, noon to 7 p.m.; and Saturdays, 11 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Revisit childhood with Mary Myers’ Brownies, inspired by the work of Palmer Cox, with carvings based on many of the illustrator’s cute sketches. Canadian Brownie ($98) and Officer Telloff ($96) are handcrafted pieces of folk art for the collector on your Christmas list.
Kitty’s Ltd. , a shop for distinctive gifts, folk art and collectibles, offers various U.S.-made products, including Hot Skwash velvet pumpkins and Craig Yenke’s folk-art animals, hand-sculpted papier-mâché and hand-painted on the material, in the traditions of Old World Germany. Displays in each room of the 1935 Cape Cod home/shop offer insights for decorating with these original and limited-edition works of art. They also offer lifelike florals, trees, lighting, garlands, wreaths, sprays and other useful items for enhancing home decor.
Kitty’s Ltd. is located at 28479 DuPont Boulevard, Route 113 northbound, in Millsboro. For more information, call (302) 934-9578 or visit www.kittysltd.com. The store’s hours are Tuesday through Saturday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Other times are available by appointment.