The Village Shops Holiday Gift Guide: Galleries, Gifts, & Home Décor!

Today’s Holiday Gift Guide category is Galleries, Gifts, and Home Decor at The Village Shops. Scroll through to find the shops to visit to buy the perfect gifts for the homemakers and hostesses, art aficionados, wine lovers, and chef/foodie family members and friends! We’ve got your holidays in the bag…a Village Shops gift bag that is!


For the Homemakers & Hostesses:


A Horse of a Different Color

239-261-1252, South Village, suite 4226.

A Horse of a Different Color is the perfect destination and a one-stop shop for anything gifting and home décor. Shop their eclectic collections in store and see below for some of this season’s popular gift giving items.

‘Tis the season to be jolly! How can you not be when decorating your house and Christmas tree with A Horse of a Different Color’s holiday décor and Santa-inspired ornaments!

A Horse of a Different Color’s quoted napkins are a funny yet thoughtful gift for the hostess with the mostess to add to his/her kitchen!

Grab them while you can! These Peugeot Bistrorama salt and pepper mills are a perfect gift for the kings and queens of the kitchen! You can color coordinate or mix and match, choosing from a number of options. Choose your colors, put them in the designated Bistro gift bags, and voila, your present is complete!


Fabec-Young & Company

239-649-5501, North Village, suite 604.

Fabec-Young & Co. is the place where house decorating and dinner party dreams come to life. They offer an extensive and colorful assortment of dinnerware, pewter, floral arrangements, and more to create visionary tablescapes and displays to complete any room in the home. This holiday season is no exception with a large selection of holiday décor, dinnerware, and of course their must-have, signature Christmas ornaments!


For the Art Aficionados:


Casanova Venetian Glass & Art

239-571-1610, North Village, Suite 706.

When looking for a gift for art enthusiasts, Casanova Venetian Glass & Art is the place to shop! Casanova offers an astonishingly beautiful selection of sculptures, vases, mirrors, chandeliers, Murano jewelry, Venetian masks, and more! Here are three gift ideas for the art lover in your life!


Crucifix: These are hand-formed by Glass Masters Ballarin and Tessaro, Murano, Italy. Casanova Venetian Glass & Art carries four styles of these crucifixes.

Bracelets: Made using Murano Glass and created by a small jewelry store in the Cannaregio District of Venice, Italy. These beautiful bracelets are not available in any other shop in the USA.


Aquarium Paperweights: Created by noted Murano Glass Master, Diego Costantini, these pieces are signed by the Artist, who is known as the finest Aquarium maker in Murano. Each piece is unique. Also available in larger sizes.


For the Wine Lovers:


Sukie’s Wine Shop

239-228-5823, South Village, suite 4280.

Wine lovers rejoice at Sukie’s Wine Shop, a fine wine shop at The Village Shops with a carefully curated selection of red, white, and rose wines from Napa Valley and other locations around the United States as well as imported bottles from Italy, France, New Zealand, Spain, and Australia.

Sukie’s Wine Shop offers wine for any palate and price point. The quaint shop offers wine lovers of all levels a place to shop for wine with selections ranging from premium to everyday drinking wines.

When thinking of holiday gifts, treat friends or family members to an intimate wine experience at Sukie’s private Vintner’s Room.


For the Chef/Foodies:


The Spice & Tea Exchange®

239-776-7730, North Village, suite 209

Discover the Flavor of Naples! The Spice & Tea Exchange® offers food lovers, chefs, and tea enthusiasts a unique shopping experience filled with culinary delights. Shop The Spice & Tea Exchange®’s seasonal favorites including…

Cinnamon Orange Black Tea

The aromatic medley of warm cinnamon, sweet orange, and spicy clove mingles perfectly within a rich, black tea base. Snuggle in with sweet and spice in every sip.

Graham Cracker Sugar

This cozy combo of brown sugar, honey, cinnamon, and spices evoke classic graham cracker vibes – sweet, crunchy, and loaded with fresh-baked biscuit and true holiday aromas.

Spice Grinder Blends

The Spice & Tea Exchange®’s spice grinder blends are unmatched! Each grinder has a unique blend of seasonings to bring out the true flavor in your meals.

  • Florida Sunshine: a citrus infused salt blend for light dishes
  • Kahuna Garlic: paradise found with Hawaiian red sea salt, garlic, parsley and onion
  • Pirate’s Bite: a blimey hot blend infused with bird’s eye chile, chipotle, cayenne, datil, habanero, and scotch bonnet peppers