Looking for a gift–or several–right now? Wilton’s retailers have you covered. Whether you’re searching for that perfect something for a graduate, a dad or a teacher, there are many options to choose from right here at home.
We asked our Wilton High School senior interns, Lynn Huffard, Skyler Addison and Julia Foodman, to round up suggestions for just-right gift ideas, no matter who you’re shopping for.
Tusk & Cup Fine Coffee
A perfect gift for anyone, this ceramic travel mug can hold any liquid on the go. $19.95
Harney & Sons Tea is homemade locally and comes in many different flavors. Tea Sachets $13, Loose Tea $10
All of Ancona’s Wines large bottles of wine are priced 20% off this week through Father’s day.
Sweet Pierre’s can fill a gift basket with all types of chocolate delights at any price point. $20-$100
These tongue-in-cheek chocolate cigars are great for a dad’s Father’s Day gift, and can also be a celebratory gift for a post graduation ceremony. $2.50 apiece
A perfect thank you for any teacher, these Teacher Boxes show you have appreciated a sweet year of learning. $12.95
Anything from this Pearl Jewelry collection would be a perfect memento for any graduating girl, and great way to commemorate her special day. Pearl Pendant Necklace ($230), Earrings match perfectly with the necklace and come in either studs ($270) or hanging ($180), Pearl Ring ($250) is a timeless keepsake.
These watches range widely in price but they all are fabulous gifts for either a dad on Father’s day or a graduate. $80-$1,000
Choose from a selection of necklaces for your grad to wear in the next chapter of her life. $38-$68
Great for any aspiring handy-man (or woman), this 40-Piece Tool Bag Set includes 40 different essential tools. $31.99
For the more advanced chefs, a smoke grill is a perfect gift for Father’s Day. $799
River Road Gallery
Find the perfect professional frame for your graduate’s Senior pictures. $100-$300
These SpiriTiles are handcrafted from copper and made in America, each with different quotes. They’re the perfect gift for any art loving dad or grad! $125
River Road Gallery is offering a special Father’s Day Framing promotion for framing a special picture for dad. $75 and up
Open House Gift Shop
Pillows make great presents for making a dorm room feel like home. $38-$69
A Coordinate necklace is one way for your grad to always keep a piece of home with her. $45
Compasses $20-$49: A compass is the perfect way for a grad to always make sure he knows he’s headed in the right direction ($20-$49), Letters to books are sentimental gifts for a dad or grad ($15). Graduate Advice Book is filled with advice for a grad moving away ($11).
The New Yorker Coffee Mug: A great way to thank your hard-working teacher or coffee-loving, news-reading dad.
These keychains feature college logo, Wilton’s 06897 zip code to help them remember home, or other miscellaneous designs. ($28.50) These stone coasters come four to a set and emblazoned with a college logo or other designs. ($47-$75)
Bottle opener – $64: Customize it! A classic, personalized bottle opener ($64); A custom designed can sleeve ($29.50) or a set of four engraved glasses ($60) with initials, the Wilton Warriors logo, or any design of your choice
Handmade in Boston hats and tees are made to last from the “Life is short, play it loud” company ($25-$28); Classy linen shirts make great presents for any dad or grad ($60); These Wilton warrior leather belts are a great present for a warrior dad or a WHS grad moving away from home ($46); other belts are $38
Sabina Furst Jewelry Design
Charm Necklaces with an oxidized sterling silver adjustable chain, go for $54 are the perfect pieces for layering. Available to order online.
Stella Dot/Shirin Dorne
A signature engravable pre-layered necklace in gold is $129, and a great piece for graduates who will always be Wilton Warriors. Available for order online.
Signature Engravable Cuff Links are $98, and a classic father’s day gift that can be custom engraved to match each unique dad. Available for order online.
JoyRide is offering Teacher + High School + College Student Summer Specials for Unlimited JOY all summer long!
Available for full-time students/teachers only (minimum 12 credits). Get unlimited Cycling & Studio-2 classes at all CT JoyRide locations for just $349 or unlimited Cycling, Studio-2 AND JoyX classes at all CT locations for $499. Must see the front desk to purchase, the class packs are valid for three months from day of purchase.
All dads ride free on Sunday, June 18 and all grads ride free on their graduation day!
Give the gift of JOY with a JoyRide Gift Card, available in any amount! Available in all CT studios or online.
A variety of gifts to choose for any active dad, grad or teacher in your life.
The Painted Cookie
These nut-free treats are always fun. Bucket of Ties have 1/2 dozen tie cookies, and colors will vary ($30); “Super Dad” cookies are $5 apiece; other cookies are $5.50. Also available (not pictured) are chocolate covered ‘Warr-eos’ ($10) or in a Warrior Tumbler ($30).