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The Ultimate Gift Guide for a Country Christmas
From the scrumptious abundance of food to the jolly twang of Christmas music and the cozy warm décor in-between, nothing beats Christmas in the countryside. And having the right gifts to give to the people you like an awful lot — and especially love — can make the good times even better. Here are 20 country Christmas presents we handpicked for you to give this year for all the folks in your life who matter the most.
FOR THE GROWERS AND HOMESTEADERS
The Jackery Solar Generator delivers more than power — it gives your favorite person the freedom to plug in and hook up wherever and whenever the sun shines. At full charge, this powerhouse can charge up 4 full laptop charges, 4.5 hours of TV, 30 iPhone charges, and more (power tools anyone?). Click around for different power options, and get this one at $599.98.
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We take pride in the land we tend and the family we raise atop its soil. So it’s not a surprise no farm, homestead or acreage feels complete without a sign representing the people keeping things running. Real Steel Center offers a custom monogrammed sign at just $99.95 at time of writing.
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Help your chicken-keeping friends and neighbors spiff up their egg game. Etsy seller Stamp By Me Studio crafts a custom egg stamp with your receivers’ name and one of two chicken designs. Sure to bring a grin to both homesteaders filling the crates of eggs and the folks filling their fridges with quality, home-raised eggs. Pricing starts at $16.99.
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For all the Yellowstone diehards out there, Monopoly Yellowstone puts your loved ones right in the action of the Dutton family’s cattle ranch. Give them the gift to gear up like a cowhand with their own token and secure their land as they enjoy a game night with the family. Get it for $49.95.
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FOR THE HUNTERS AND WANDERERS
The Country Cool ‘Gone Out’ Stocking Hat is a one-size and one-style-fits-all, perfect for the people in your family who can’t get enough of the great outdoors. Heck, get one to tuck into everyone’s stockings — and tell your partner to hush it and smile when you take a matching stocking hat family photo Christmas morning. Get it for $20.
Crewnecks are a favorite closet staple for a reason — they layer up nicely and are oh-so-useful for a life spent mostly outside. Get your favorite outdoorsperson this crewneck from Country Cool and gift them a functional favorite they’ll gear up in year after year. Available in denim color, pepper or grey, buy it at $65.
A precious metal ring can get in the way of outdoor work and play — or worse yet get lost out and about to become one with the soil again. Help your partner represent your bond and commitment to one another no matter the activity with a silicon ring. These options from Enso Rings start at an affordable $17.49 and come in a variety of styles and colors.
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Some gifts can spread far and wide — across tables. The MeatEater Fish and Game Cookbook equips your favorite hunters and anglers with the best recipes and techniques to turn a catch into a good meal for all to enjoy. Get it for $35 and have no shame asking for a sit-down at their dinner table sometime soon in return.
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FOR THE COUNTRY WOMEN
The women in your life carry with them the values, strength and hard-work ethic that has nurtured generation after generation of country families across this nation. They deserve all the gifts, especially one that can help them represent their pride and joy leading life out in the countryside. Available in grey frost or black, buy this shirt now for $35.
The right bag makes all the difference, and this Country Cool satchel gives your favorite outdoor-loving women the freedom to venture anywhere with what they need and without having to put up a fight against shoulder slips. Perfect for around the farm or homestead — or for a trip into town, snag this deal at $80.
For the women who are always filling the house with drool-inducing smells, look no further than Melissa Bahen’s latest cookbook. Within these pages live classic comfort meals, seasonal harvest recipes and country kitchen must-makes that’ll have everyone rushing to gather at the table. Get it for $30.
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Wrangling kids, tending animals, feeding the family and keeping the house clean and cozy — not to mention her passions and hobbies in-between — life can be hectic (even while fulfilling) out in the countryside. Pack a season of your gratitude and her relaxation in a reusable tub. This farm gift basket from 1818 farms includes everything from shea crème to bath truffles to handcrafted balms and more. Buy it for $108.
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FOR THE COUNTRY KIDDOS
The country toddlers and young kids on your Christmas list will love this Big Dig sandbox digger. A perfect addition to any country yard, this digger lets little ones move dirt, sand or snow just like mom and dad. Buy it for $49.99.
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FOR THE WILD AND FREE
We all have that one friend or family member who could spend all day on the tracks, kicking up mud behind their tires. Give them something different this Christmas to show off their passion for all that’s fast and fun with the Country Cool Muddin’ Tee. Available in heather true royal blue or heather slate and just $35 a t-shirt.