Pantone Picks

by Giovanni Marra

Can’t find that perfect gift for someone special on your list? Here are the PANTONE PICKS – favorite items selected by the staff of Pantone.

Contributing to this article: Tim Heyer, Nora Khanna, Kimberly Palmeter and Giovanni Marra.




Behance Action Journal

Behance Action Journal A simple and elegant notebook that helps you focus on your priorities. $17


Graffiti Cocktail Shaker



Graffiti Cocktail Shaker For the alternative artist who enjoys holiday spirits! $19.95


Jingle Bell Wine Charms

Colorful Jingle Bells Wine Charms Fun for gift giving or entertaining around the holidays. Set of 10 for $12.95


Under $50


Don’t trust plastic water bottles? Then get the Tkaro’s beautifully designed traveling water glass.  $36.95


Bamboo Bottle

Bamboo Bottle Hydration and conservation!  $23.59

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Makeup Studio

Sephora’s Makeup Studio Blockbuster $49.95



UNDER $100


iPad 2 Case

Here’s a classic case for your iPad 2. Made in the USA. Portenzo Book Bound iPad Case $59.95



KERN zip-up  Veer’s classic KERN sweatshirt has been updated to showcase elements from 6 fonts, yet still retains its type-geek chic. $69, currently on sale for $50



OVER $100



Love your iPhone? Then cradle it in Italian leather and silver. CALYPSOCASE. 99 Euros



Jambox Go anywhere, wireless speaker artfully designed by Yves Behar. $199



Want to show off your new bad-ass physique? A few DemonBells around your office should do the trick. $80-200


Crystal Kaleidoscope Double Necklace

Crystal Kaleidoscope Double Necklace from Kate Spade tops any glamtastic gals wishlist. $148


Wacom Inkling

Inkling  Wacom’s new “digital pen” allows you to draw naturally on any surface, then download layered vector or raster images for further tweaking in the computer. $199


ColorMunki Display

ColorMunki Display by X-Rite Pantone. ColorMunki Display calibrates your display or projector for accurate color viewing on-screen. Easy and Advanced modes give you the level of control you want. It also monitors the ambient light and adjusts your display for optimal viewing at all times. $189