No matter what anyone says to the contrary, holiday gift giving is never easy. Between friends, family, coworkers and party hosts, there are countless personalities to please and an overwhelming number of options to choose from! So as you’re making your list this year, check our list twice. We hope this Holiday Gift Guide will give you some inspiration for everyone on your list – whether they were naughty or nice!

1. Chemex Coffeemaker

Chemex - Main

Made from glass and wrapped with a handsome wood collar and leather tie, the Chemex Coffeemaker is a one-piece brewing system that literally puts the brewing process in your hands. With its sleek, minimalist design and ability to make an excellent brew, the Chemex is a great gift for any coffee lover in your life. Tip: Dads love these!

Be sure to pair it with some of our organic Café Maison Medium Roast and check out this Chemex Brewing Guide.

2. Bakery Class

Bakery Classes Holidays

Experiences make great gifts, but baking experiences make even better gifts! From bread baking to savory tarts, send your mother, sister or best friend to a baking class in our Bleecker Street, Walnut Street or Fashion Island bakeries. Pick up a spot for yourself too, and make it a fun outing for two!

3. Red Bowl Holiday Gift Set

Holiday Gift Guide Gift Set
Need a hostess gift? This festive gift set combines our holiday edition red bowl and a bag full of our Gingerbread Boys, traditional Belgian speculoos cookies.

Ready to impress? Choose from our full list of Gift Baskets or read our tips to Make Your Own.

4. Organic Teas

Holiday Gifts Tea
Who doesn’t love a good cup of tea on a cold winter’s day? Treat a tea-loving pal to an organic tea or tisane. Choose from Brussels Breakfast, Chamomile, Chunmee Green, Earl Grey, English Breakfast, Jasmine Green, Masala Chai Moroccan Mint, or Rooibos.

Hint: make it a set!

5. Teapot

Holiday Gift Guide Teapot
The perfect companion for our organic teas. Bundle this traditional Le Pain Quotidien teapot with a favorite organic tea for a simple and sweet gift!

6. Le Pain Quotidien Cookbook

Holiday Gift Guide Cookbook
Full of favorite recipes from our kitchens, this cookbook is a great gift idea for cooks of all skill levels with over 100 recipes for breads, breakfasts, soups, salads, tartines, hot dishes and sweet things.

7. Rise & Shine by b.a.r.e. soaps

rise and shine
Rise & Shine was practically designed to be a stocking stuffer! This 100% natural soap is the result of our collaboration with b.a.r.e. soaps, made from our organic coffee and honey and scented with cinnamon. Beautifully wrapped in plantable wild flower seed paper and packaged in a cloth bag!

Available on The Pantry and at the following NYC area locations: Bleecker Street, Union Square, 97th & Madison, 65th & Lexington, Rye.

8. The Chocolate Box

Holiday Gift Guide - Chocolate Box
Aptly named “The Chocolate Box,” this gift holds 27 mini bars of organic, fair-trade pure Belgian chocolate – ideal for stuffing stockings or presenting as a colorful holiday hostess gift! Includes 9 flavors from traditional to more exotic, sure to please every taste.


Still stuck on ideas? Drop us a line, and we’ll help you brainstorm the perfect gift from Le Pain Quotidien!

Joyeuses Fêtes from Le Pain Quotidien!