Fashion Island in holiday mode

December 06, 2003


Fashion Island offers terrific gift-buying ideas perfectly tailored

for everyone on your list. There are more than 200 retailers and

restaurants to choose from.

For those that like to be pampered, there are wonderful skin and

aromatherapy products from L'Occitane, the Body Shop, Bath & Body

Works and Caswell-Massey.


For chocolate connoisseurs, there's Teuscher Chocolates & Cafe.

Many consider Teuscher the finest in the world, freshly made in

Zurich, Switzerland. Its house specialty, champagne truffle, has Dom

Perignon in its cream center.

Benchley Luggage has wonderful gifts for all interests. There's a

wonderful selection of games, travel products, clocks, pens and

high-quality Tumi luggage.

For hostess gifts, or if you're entertaining at home, stop by

Beverages & More! It specializes in a large selection of wines,

spirits, beers and microbrews. It also carries gourmet foods that go

well with its beverage selection: fresh cheese, caviar, chocolates

and snacks.

Traditional Jewelers carries top jewelry designers, and fine gift

items from world-renown Lalique, Cartier and Mont Blanc. More than 20

highly respected watchmakers have merchandise available, and it's the

exclusive watch dealer of A. Lange Sohne from Germany.

Kenneth Cole has fashion forward gifts for men and women. Choose

from apparel to handbags.

Garys specializes in men's sportswear, suits and accessories.

At-Ease has Robert Comstock's collection of men's sportswear and


NIKEgodess, an Orange County exclusive, has an array of active

lifestyle gifts that are fashionable and comfortable.

At-Ease Women's & Home Store carries conservative sportswear, as

well as home decor and gift items. specializes in trendy fashions for women.

At Build-a-Bear, children make custom-made stuffed animals.

Imaginarium and This Little Piggy Wears Cotton have wonderful

classic and imaginative toys, including Bruder toys trucks, rocking

horses, and more.

Girl Mania has the latest fashions for girls; Children's Place has

darling apparel for girls and boys; and for matching mother- daughter

outfits, check out Sunshine in Newport and April Cornell.

Great gifts from the Apple Store include the latest versions of

popular iPods in 20GB or 40GB models. Other gifts from Apple include

PDAs, notebook computers, hundreds of software titles and much more.

At Bose, find its popular Wave Radio, along with plasma

televisions and home entertainment sound systems.

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