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Holiday Gift Guide: Great Christmas Gifts for 2022

Holiday Gift Guide: Great Christmas Gifts for 2022

“‘Twas the night before Christmas, when all through the house
Not a present was purchased, not even a blouse;
The stockings were not by the chimney or anywhere,
In hopes that overnight shipping would get packages there...."

Does your gift search have you spiraling? Knowing how to choose a gift for someone is tricky. Don’t wait until the night before Christmas to grab a gift and place your presents under the tree! Avoid last-minute present panic by shopping for unique gifts early at Crane’s Country Store. 

If you’re stuck in a gift-giving rut, you can find great holiday gifts for everyone on your list here. Just ask Crane’s elves! Whether you shop in person or online, you can talk to our cheery elves about shopping for your spouse, child, parent or best friend. 

Shop online or call (573) 254-3311 to chat with Santa’s helpers! 

Take this holiday gift guide as inspiration straight from Saint Nick. Explore our featured gifts for the 2022 holiday season.

5 Top Christmas Gifts for Women

Crane’s has a wide selection of women’s clothing, including cozy shirts and sweaters, beautiful coats and festive flannels. Find great holiday gifts for mom or your long-time bestie. Give the fabulous ladies in your life the gift of comfort and warmth this winter without trading in on style. 

1. Wool Blend Plaid Flannel

You can’t go wrong with a plaid layer for the holidays. Add classic charm to her wardrobe with Purnell’s Wool Blend Plaid Flannel in festive red or winter sky blue. Each flannel is made with a midweight yarn to ward off the chill. 

Purnell Wool Blend Plaid Flannel in festive red.

2. Montana Relaxed Fit Insulated Jacket

Carhartt does the job, no matter the weather. The Montana Relaxed Fit Insulated Jacket is no exception. This women’s utility jacket is rated for extreme warmth, protecting the wearer on the snowiest days. 

Help her beat the cold. The Montana Jacket’s quilted nylon exterior blocks wind and sheds light precipitation. Insulation wrapped in sherpa fleece lining inside the jacket will keep her toasty.

Montana Relaxed Fit Insulated Jacket on a model.

3. Harding Archive Blanket Coat

Are you looking for a stunning showstopper gift? She’ll be talking about (and wearing!) the Harding Archive Blanket Coat for years to come. This coat style was updated from Pendleton’s archives and is perfect for the woman in your world who rocks vintage chic. 

The Harding jacquard fabric makes it feel like wearing a blanket. The beautiful pattern matches across every seam for a precise, impeccable look.

Harding Archive Blanket Coat features beautiful patterns and is shown on a model.

4. Side-Button Merino Sweater

A classic wool sweater always has a place in her closet. The Side-Button Merino Sweater from Pendleton is made from soft merino wool for a midweight knit with a relaxed fit. She’ll love the details: dropped shoulders, a high/low hem and side slits with buttons. Wear a collared shirt underneath with a few undone buttons for a trendy layered look. 

Model wears black and gray patterned Side Button Merino Sweater.

5. Arvada Fair Isle Sweater Dress

Go all out for Icelandic fair isle with this beautiful sweater dress from The Normal Brand. The Arvada Fair Isle Sweater Dress is thick and warm without being bulky and unflattering. It's the perfect dress for winter brunch with the girls or a cozy date night by the fire. 

Model wears the Arvada Fair Isle Sweater Dress in camel with knee-high boots.

5 Top Holiday Gifts for Men

Searching for holiday gifts for men? Not every gift can be a big-ticket toy, like a tractor, ATV or set of irons. Give him the gift of durable and stylish outerwear that can be worn for chores or kept nice for nights out. Crane’s Country Store has a variety of men’s clothing to choose from. Shop men’s shirts, jackets, coats and shoes.   

1. Insulated Field Flannel Shirt

Is he a fan of Filson’s 100% cotton Field Flannel? Wrap up its warmer cousin: the Insulated Field Flannel Shirt. Filson took its bestselling cotton flannel and added high-performance insulation. The wearer can transition from fall to winter without missing their signature shirt. 

The polyester PrimaLoft® Gold insulation inside this flannel shirt has the highest warmth-to-weight ratio in synthetics. It maintains 98% of its insulating abilities when wet. Talk about the ultimate flannel. 

The insulated Field Flannel with a camo exterior and gray quilted interior.

2. Fleece Lined Jac-Shirt

Is it too cold for just a shirt? Too warm for the bulk of a coat? Should you throw on a jacket or let your shirt go solo? Jacket? Shirt? Stop the confusion. Get the warmth of an insulated jacket and the style of his favorite cotton shirt. Meet the best of both worlds: the Jac-Shirt. 

Filson’s durable Fleece Lined Jac-Shirt has a tough cotton canvas shell and warm fleece lining. This Jac-Shirt features pleated shoulders, so he’ll have plenty of freedom to move about comfortably.

The best combo of a jacket and a shirt. Pictured is the Shirt-Jac with a black cotton exterior and camel fleece lining.

3. Mackinaw Wool Work Jacket

It doesn’t get more classic than Filson’s Mackinaw Wool Work Jacket. Put this jacket on for warmth and function while you work on the farm, hit the construction site or head out on an adventure. The jacket’s style comes from Filson’s 1914-patented Cruiser, and it’s made with breathable Shetland sheep wool. 

The Mackinaw Wool Work Jacket’s quality and durability make it a forever gift that could be passed down to future generations. 

A dark green and burnished yellow plaid Wool Work Jacket.

4. Non-Safety Toe Wedge Boots 

Does he need a stylish yet durable boot he can wear all day? Carhartt’s 6-Inch Non-Safety Toe Wedge Boots are up to the task! They’ll keep his feet dry and comfortable with a sweat-wicking inner lining and cushioned footbed support. These boots are made of oil-tanned leather and abrasion-resistant fabric for men on the move. They also meet ASTM F2892-18 EH standards.

Boots made for all-day walking. Pictured are the Non-Safety Toe Wedge Boot from Carhartt. The boot features tan canvas and warm brown leather with a thick sole.

5. Balboa City Peacoat

The Normal Brand brings rugged warmth and modern tailoring together with this polished peacoat. He’ll enjoy wearing the durable yet stylish Balboa City Peacoat to work and out on the town. 

Its heavyweight boiled wool, double-seamed hood and double zipper and button closure make this a coat he’ll bring out year after year. It also features vintage wooden buttons and a contrasting interior for extra style points. 

A man wears a cream Balboa City Peacoat while walking out of his home.

Bonus: 2 Cool Christmas Gift Ideas

1. Rugged Twill Compact Briefcase 

Make their daily commute or company trips a bit easier with Filson’s Rugged Twill Compact Briefcase. Forget the bulk of big bags at the airport. This compact briefcase easily slides over rolling luggage handles and sits comfortably on top of suitcases—all while protecting their laptop and accessories. 

Do they like to support local businesses? Give them a gift with a story. The leather on this briefcase is vegetable-tanned in Pennsylvania and the briefcase is built in Seattle, WA. Plus, if you purchase from Crane’s Country Store, you’re supporting a four-generation-owned business!

Shown is a durable canvas briefcase with leather straps and leather detailing.

2. Cast Iron Skillet 

The Field Company’s non-stick cast iron skillets and Dutch ovens are perfect for the foodie in your circle of friends or the chef in your family. All Field Company cast iron is smoother and lighter than the cast iron from your mother’s kitchen. 

Start your loved one with the No. 10 Cast Iron Skillet, then help them build their collection each year. The ergonomic, made-for-everyday design makes this skillet the star of mealtime preparation.

Shown is a light black cast iron skillet.

Small Gifts & Stocking Stuffers for Everyone

Whether you need small gift ideas for friends or items to fill your child’s stocking, Crane’s Country Store has many fun accessories and goodies. Support a local, family-owned business when you buy your gifts from us! 

1. Market Bags

Score one of our limited-edition Crane’s Country Store & Apolis Market Bags this year! Each reusable jute-fiber bag helps reduce landfill waste and break the poverty cycle for women in Bangladesh. It’s the perfect gift for your eco-conscious, globally-conscious loved one. 

We care about where our products come from and who makes them. You can inspire your loved ones to care, too, with this market bag!

Each custom market bag features Crane’s slogan and information about the local artisans who crafted it. (It can also carry over 100 lbs. Our elves tested it!) 

Crane's employee, Macy, kneels beside a tree and holds up a navy jute market bag—perfect for putting holiday gifts inside!

2. Microlite Drink Bottle

Can you have too many water bottles? We think not. These custom Crane’s Microlite Drink Bottles can hold 17 oz. of your liquid of choice. Go for hot coffee or ice-cold water. These light, stainless steel bottles keep hot liquids piping for 10 hours and cold liquids icing for 20. Take it camping, traveling or into the office for all-day hydration. 

Photo of several mircolite drink bottles laid on their sides and lined up. Features a light green, dark green, red, blue and black water bottle.

3. Bear & Doggy Stuffed Animals

Teddy bears. Puppies. Who doesn’t love a fluffy stuffed animal? These cuddly critters are cute gifts for your kids, nieces and nephews. While kids are bound to love them, adults can enjoy squeezing our Bear and Doggy Stuffed Animals too. (There’s no need to pretend otherwise!) 

Each stuffed animal wears a tiny “Boots, Bullets, Britches, Bologna” t-shirt. Wouldn’t these guys look cute popping up out of a stocking? 

Very fluffy and sweet gray dog and camel teddy stuffed animals sit side by side. Each wears a gray t-shirt with the Crane's slogan on it.

4. Akron Acrylic Cap

Hats, scarves and gloves are traditional Christmas gifts. They make great stocking stuffers! Help your friend or family member stay warm with the Akron Acrylic Cap from Carhartt. A curving shape and thick polyester sherpa lining protect ears from icy winter winds. 

Other hats and beanies require constant adjustment. The curve of this cap eliminates having to frequently pull it back over your ears. While warm, it’s also thin enough to fit under a ball cap or hard hat. 

Featured is the Akron Acrylic Cap with a dark gray. The cap is ribbed on the outside with a creamy fleece interior.

Let the holiday merriment begin! Find the best Christmas gifts of 2022 at Crane’s Country Store. Santa’s elves have named us the place to shop for holiday gifts this year. Wink, wink. 

Shop online or call us (573) 254-3311 to order by phone. We’ll help you find great gifts and get them under the tree for Christmas. 

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