Behind the Scenes at the DAM

Holiday Gifts For Everyone on Your List

The team at The Shop at the Denver Art Museum is ready to recommend creative and fun gift ideas to take the stress out of shopping this holiday season. Find something for everyone on your list – all at a great price! The Museum Shop offers unique, artistic merchandise that will make any celebration a memorable one. Read on for suggestions – grouped by budget and who is on your list.

Gifts for Women

  • beaded clutches and purses
  • silk and hand-woven scarves
  • hand-blown art glass pieces
  • reading glasses by Eye-Bobs
  • an array of art umbrellas
  • jewelry travel bags
  • boxed note card sets
  • beautiful jewelry

Gifts for Men

  • sand pictures perfect for home and office
  • Makin’ Time computer art clocks
  • art and coffee table books
  • recycled tire wallets and belts
  • wind-up mechanical toys
  • cuff-links and money clips
  • LED lights for bicycle wheels
  • Hammond’s candy
  • Mexican chocolate
  • punching bags by Nick Cave

Gifts for Children

  • felt backpacks, mobiles, and slippers
  • activity kits and family games
  • Little Thinker dolls and magnetic finger puppets
  • light-up pens and bendy erasers
  • art supplies and sketchbooks
  • story books for all ages
  • 2-D, 3-D, double-sided, and mini puzzles
  • wind-up mechanical toys
  • magnetic picture frames, perfect for your child’s latest masterpiece
  • Scout, The Dog Who Learned Mona Lisa’s Secret activity book and stuffed animal set

Gifts for Co-workers

  • desk organizers
  • clocks and calendars
  • recycled tire laptop cases
  • leather-bound journals
  • art print mouse pads
  • iPhone and iPad accessories
  • tape dispensers, staplers, and radios

Gifts from the Passport to Paris Exit Shop

  • Eiffel Tower bookends
  • exhibition cards, magnets, and puzzles
  • framed and matted prints
  • glassware and tea sets
  • ties, scarves, and berets
  • chandeliers and flower stands

Gifts for Home, Kitchen, and BBQ

  • silicone lily pad and banana leaf lids, drink covers, and strainers
  • stylish garlic presses and kitchen accessories
  • creatively designed cookie cutters
  • stackable mugs
  • salt and pepper shakers
  • artistic coasters and placemats

Gifts for under $20

  • Denver Art Museum-branded magnets, pins, and ornaments
  • boxed note card sets
  • recycled wallets and identity cases
  • iPhone accessories
  • beaded jewelry

Note: Your purchase helps to support the Denver Art Museum collections and educational programs. Members receive a 10% discount on all shop merchandise. Visit the online shop for more great merchandise.

Katelyn McArdle works in the Museum Shop at the Denver Art Museum. Katelyn has been at the DAM since October 2012 and her favorite exhibitions that have been on view here are Becoming Van Gogh and El Anatsui: When I Last Wrote to You about Africa.