Here are some of my favorite items from small and medium-size business owners from places like Cape Town, Melbourne, New York, and Istanbul that will bring happiness to their recipients no matter where they live.
A cozy blanket for beach bonfires. $135, The Citizenry (Handwoven in Peru)
Carry On Cocktail Kit
Mixology made simple with this tiny kit that gives you everything you need to craft an Old Fashioned in the plane cabin. $24, W&P Design + Punch (New York)
One Love Organics
A travel kit stocked with tried and true organic beauty products. $50, available at Anthropologie. (Georgia)
Leather Harbor Tote
The perfect carry-on tote for work and travel. Bonus: it's handcrafted by an organization that helps empower women in East Africa. $235, Sseko (Kenya)