Holiday shopping can be a tall task for any well-intentioned gift giver. For those who want to shop locally, it can be even more daunting. Luckily, we have put together our top six items perfect for any Southern gentleman. We present A Southern Gentleman’s Gift Guide featuring our top men’s items from some of our favorite local brands.

Magnolia League Sporting Essentials Kit

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Magnolia League’s mission is to formulate clean and high-performance men’s skincare for active men to look and feel their best. Magnolia League’s Sporting Essentials Kit makes the perfect gift for the active man in your life. It consists of three products: Peachtree Face Cleanser, Golden Isles Moisturizer, and All-in-One Wash. They offer two scents, Augusta, which is a combination of April Magnolia and Rosemary Mint and Thomasville which combines Longleaf Pine and Quail Woods.

Shop the set here.


Billy Reid Paglia Moto Boot

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(Billy Reid/Facebook)

Billy Reid is a well-known and wildly talented designer whose brand intends to bring its sensibility to the world at large through standout clothing crafted with integrity and authenticity. While any item from Billy Reid’s men’s section would be a great option for gifting this holiday, the Paglia Moto Boot caught our eye. Handcrafted in Italy, the Paglia Moto Boot makes the perfect gift for the stylish gentleman on your list.

Shop the boot here.


Christopher Mobley Gameday Pullover

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From the Mobley family of Mobley & Sons, Christopher Mobley’s shop is designed for the modern-day entrepreneur, golf enthusiast, and athleisure fanatic. Christopher Mobley offers a range of mid to high-end clothing options for both men and women. We find their selection of high-quality gameday apparel a must for finding the perfect pullover for the football fan on your list.

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Sporting Clays at Selwood Farm

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Selwood Farm is the home of the state’s first sporting clays course. The game of Sporting Clays is the fastest-growing shotgun sport in the world. Thousands of people come through Selwood Farm each year to quail hunt or for clay shooting. Time spent at Selwood’s sporting clays course is the perfect gift for the sportsman in your life.

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Black Belt Bounty Book

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Alabama Black Belt Adventures’s Black Belt Bounty book is a celebration of the rich traditions of hunting and fishing that are deeply embedded in the lives of those fortunate to call Alabama’s Black Belt home. The book includes stunning images from talented wildlife artists and photographers among inspiring written pieces and recipes by Alabama’s nationally recognized chefs.

Shop the book here.


Tom Beckbe Tensaw Jacket

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Tom Beckbe’s roots can be traced to the rolling red clay hills and hardwood bottoms of Alabama. Borrowing from the native Choctaw itumbi ikbi, European settlers called the big river flowing south towards the coast Tombecbé. The brand boasts a range of well-made and beautifully designed pieces and the Tensaw Jacket is no different. One of the brand’s most iconic pieces, the jacket is a well-loved brand staple.

Shop the jacket here.