Need some help finding great gifts for her, or gifts for men? Looking for new traditions to make your holiday celebrations extra special? Simply wondering what your friends at Magpies Gifts have been up to? Well, you’ve come to the right place! Our blog is chock full posts aimed at informing, inspiring and making life a little simpler. Read on!

A Message from Magpies Gifts Regarding COVID-19

To Our Valued Friends and Customers, In an effort to help #stopthespread of the COVID-19 coronavirus, and to ensure the safety of our incredible team members and customers, Magpies Gifts has made the difficult decision to close our physical stores until Thursday, April 2. We encourage you to shop through our online store, which remains… Read More »

New Arrival: Shop Gorgeous Julie Vos Jewelry at Magpies!

Julie Vos jewelry is stunning, it makes a statement — and it’s available at your favorite Houston boutique. Magpies Gifts is excited to announce you can now purchase this artist’s creations in-store at all three Magpies locations, or by visiting magpiesgifts.com/shop! So, who is Julie Vos, and what can you expect to see from her… Read More »

2020 Inspiration for Parents: New Year’s Resolutions for Kids

PLAN TOYS MELODY XYLOPHONE

Grownups are always setting goals for themselves at the start of the year, but what about New Year’s resolutions for kids? The truth is, helping little ones think up small tasks and challenges can be a great way to encourage them to try new things or experience more of the world around them. (And they… Read More »

Hold on to Your Hat: Rodeo Wear at Magpies Gifts!

Been busy getting your boots shined up — but not sure where to score the rest of your rodeo wear? You’re in luck! Your favorite boutiques in Houston are here to help. With the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo just around the corner, Magpies Gifts has been busy stocking our shelves with all sorts of… Read More »

Time to Gear Up for Spring Break 2020!

Spring break 2020 has arrived, friends! That’s right, you’re well on your way toward a bit of well-deserved rest and relaxation. At Magpies Gifts, we are big believers in making the most out of every last bit of time off — even if that time off involves a staycation right here in Houston.   We’ve… Read More »

Last-Minute Christmas Gifts for When the Clock is Ticking

MUDPIE WHISKEY ROCK BOX SETS

Last-minute Christmas gifts. Everyone tries to avoid them, yet somehow, they always seem to find their way into the holiday shuffle. At Magpies Gifts, we get it — because we’re human and it happens to us, too! We’re here to ease a bit of the stress that comes with shopping for last-minute Christmas gifts, and… Read More »

We’re Here to Help with Your Christmas Decorations, Houston!

LIGHTED VINTAGE CHRISTMAS CLOCHE

‘Tis the season for Christmas decorations, Houston, and your favorite gift shop can help make every space around your home a little bit hollier and jollier. We’ve pulled together some of our favorite holiday finds (as well as some inside Magpies info) to help get your home holiday ready. Read on and get in the… Read More »

LAPCOS Sheet Masks Are Now Available at Magpies Gifts!

LAPCOS sheet masks are a great way to face the day feeling fantastic — and with a fabulous glow. And we have good news, friends. Now you can snag these great skincare products right here, at Magpies Gifts’ Houston boutiques! Curious to know more about this new addition to your skincare routine? Allow us to… Read More »

FarmHouse Fresh Bath and Beauty Products Have Arrived!

FARMHOUSE FRESH QUICK RECOVERY FACE MASK SAMPLER

Magpies Gifts is excited to announce you can now shop incredible FarmHouse Fresh products at all three of our Houston gift shops — and online, too! What makes FarmHouse Fresh something we were anxious to get on store shelves? We’re glad you asked, friends! Let us take a second to tell you all about this… Read More »

The Curated Care Package: Gifts for College Students

SATURDAYS IN COLLEGE STATION TSHIRT

As any doting parent (or grandparent, or sibling, or friend …) will tell you, gifts for college students don’t have to end once those dorm rooms are done up and classes have started. Every college kid appreciates knowing someone is thinking of them, and care packages are a great way to do just that. But,… Read More »

Back-to-School Shopping: Monogramming Makes Life Easier

MONOGRAMMED WHITE BABY BLOOMERS

Back-to-school shopping often continues even after the school year’s official start. And, while you’re out grabbing up those remaining items on your list, the moms at Magpies Gifts have a helpful tip: Monogramming is a great way to start the academic year on the right foot. Whether they wear them or carry them, monogrammed items… Read More »

Survival Mode: Five Essentials for Your Summer Shopping Cart

Summer shopping is all about survival — from scoping out tools to help withstand blazing temperatures, to pinpointing the season’s big styles. At Magpies Gifts we know it isn’t easy, but we’re absolutely here to help. We’ve created a summer shopping list with hand-picked essentials for every basic survival skill: Shelter, water, fire, food and attitude…. Read More »

Baby Gifts for Second-Time Parents

Ever puzzled over baby gifts for friends who already have a little one? Such presents can be tricky, considering the family likely has “big” items like cribs and strollers covered — and could be overloaded on baby clothes or baby toys. So, how do you help them celebrate their new addition without contributing too much… Read More »

It’s Fiesta Time: Cinco de Mayo 2019

Cinco de Mayo 2019 will be here before you know it, and for lots of folks that means it’s time to fiesta! Whether you’ll be out and about at a friend’s place or inviting others to your own in-casa bash, Magpies Gifts has a few tips for making Cinco de Mayo 2019 one for the… Read More »

Magpies Does Earth Day: Gifts, Events and Going Green

When it comes to all the ways to celebrate Earth Day, gifts aren’t the first things that come to mind. For most people, the holiday is all about rethinking daily practices, finding new ways to go green and making better use of natural resources. At Magpies Gifts, our team is doing all the above —… Read More »

Magpies Gifts Celebrates 20th Anniversary Milestone in Sugar Land

HOUSTON – April 6, 2018 – They say life is sweet in Sugar Land, something Magpies Gifts has known for two decades and counting. The family-owned boutique’s Sugar Land location will mark its 20th anniversary on April 26 with a party the public is invited to attend. During the event, guests will enjoy a 20… Read More »

Meet Lacey with Magpies Gifts Design Services!

Hi, Everyone! My name is Lacey Michalek, and I’m the interior designer for Magpies Gifts Design Services. I wanted to take a second to introduce myself and give you a little background as to how I came into my role with the company. I was almost done with my senior year of college at Louisiana… Read More »

Our Turquoise Table is a Sweet Resting Spot in Bellaire, Texas!

If you’ve stopped by our Bellaire, Texas, store in recent weeks, you might have noticed a new addition out front. Situated on our lawn, facing Bellaire Boulevard, is a bright turquoise table. What’s it all about? Oh, you know we’re glad to fill you in. We’ll be the first to admit that the turquoise table… Read More »

In Search of Easter Gifts that Go Beyond the Chocolate Bunny?

Spring has sprung – the bluebonnets have begun to bloom and Peter Cottontail is well on his way down the bunny trail. And if you’re like many parents looking to pass along the true meaning of this season to your little ones, you might find yourself having some trouble finding thoughtful Easter gifts. Sure, marshmallow… Read More »

Magpies Gifts Pairs with Alex and Ani on Eco-Friendly Fundraiser

Event Raises Over $1,300 for Evelyn’s Park Conservancy HOUSTON – September 27, 2016 – Magpies Gifts and environmentally-conscious jewelry line Alex and Ani came together for a cause on Sept. 10 — a fundraiser in support of Evelyn’s Park Conservancy. Evelyn’s Park Conservancy is a nonprofit organization committed to designing, developing and transforming the five-acre historic… Read More »