Design The Essentials:

The Ultimate Doggy Gift Guide

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There’s nothing quite like the deep adoration we feel for our furry four-legged friends. They make our hearts swell to sizes we never thought imaginable with love and pride. It’s not until you own a dog that you truly understand the power of this bond—it’s a crazy connection! Ever since Athena brought home her adorable pup, Tuco Kismet we’ve all become obsessed with doggy accessories and toys to spoil the latest member of the Calderone clan. Snoop (or sniff) our gift guide for dogs below to discover some of our, and Athena’s, go-to presents for your beloved canine including her new design collaboration with The Wooden Palate: The Kismet Dog Bowl thoughtfully crafted by hand from white oak, fumed oak, or ebonized oak, with a stainless steel double bowl or single bowl variation. Because dogs deserve good design too, right? They are, after all, part of the family!

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The Ultimate Doggy Gift Guide
The Ultimate Doggy Gift Guide

Thoughtfully crafted by hand from ebonized oak, this single bowl design holds up to three cups of dry food or water. You can also choose to upgrade to a tonal porcelain bowl, with engraving available for that individual touch.

Crafted from the finest white oak, this neutral beauty will blend in seamlessly with any interior. This stainless steel double bowl variation holds up to three cups of dry food or water per bowl. You can also choose to upgrade to a tonal porcelain bowl or make it personal with additional engraving available.

Sheesh what a leash

I got this exact leash for Tuco! It combines utility and comfort with modern aesthetics.

Chic Harness

There is an Hermès level of attention to detail in this harness. Pagerie’s Colombo is a breathable harness for every day, yet the style is far from it. Welcomed air ventilation is thanks to the distinctive ‘peek-a-boo’ cut-out on the back. You’ll be the chicest pup on the block!


Play tug-o-war with your pup, safely and chicly.

Shear Brilliance

This home décor accent is an elevated alternative to the standard dog bed. Featuring the textural warmth of shearling with supple leather on the flip side, pets and friends alike won’t be able to resist.

Bin or bed

These beautiful handwoven bins can be used for doggy storage and also double as a (very luxurious) dog bed!

Fluff and Wag!

When Ouai founder, Jen Atkin rescued her two adorable pups, it was only a matter of time before she expanded the range into pet care. This shampoo smells just as good as her human line and it’s safe for our pooch’s skin.

The Great Crate

Made from premium bent wood, this crate elevates the traditional wire cage we’re all familiar with. This stylish minimal design blends seamlessly into any home as a functional side table and balances generous airflow and light in a serene den-like environment for your pet to recover from adventuring.

Bowl goals

This stylish dog bowl in fumed oak doubles as stylish décor.


Travel with your adventure pet in style. Featuring an innovative 3-in-1 design, every soft-sided pet carrier triples as an airline compliant pet carrier, car seat, and mobile dog or cat bed—plus, it comes with a bonus leash.

cozy + calming

Tuco loves to lay wherever the sun is shining in our home so we usually place a cozy throw wherever the rays are the brightest so he can soak it up and take a nap.

The Chore Coat

Our go-to for cold winter walks!


Can’t wait to try out some doggy treat recipes – these pans are key if you’re planning to bake some homemade goodies!

Smart Water

Hydrate in style with this smart fountain. Convenient indicators let you know when it’s time to refill the water or replace the filter. Plus, you can use any of four charging methods—outlet, power, bank, or batteries—to keep this fountain pumping and your pets hydrated.

The Yin to Your Yang

This sweater embodies the bond between you and your friend. The friendship that you might have never imagined. The friend in your life that you can’t imagine living life without. Like butter on toast. Like peanut butter and jelly. Like a match made in heaven. Like yin and yang, it’s U+ME.

Nighty night

This stylish floor bed will give your furry friend a spot to sleep that goes well with any home decor

Treat toy

This toy is simple + oh-so-smart! Just put treats in it and The Odin will dispense them.

For the Good, Good Boy

Help your dog to feel like you’re there, even when you’re not! This camera not only lets you see and talk to your canine companion, but it also allows you to toss treats to him when you’re not home. Used by over 5,000 vets and professional dog trainers, this camera is designed to help keep your pup safe and happy. It has night vision, a 160-degree wide-angle view day and night, a barking alert that detects when your dog is barking, and can even record videos!


With key ingredients like lemon rind and tea tree leaf, this will give your pet the cleanest scent.

For the peanut butter lovers

This toy is the perfect peanut butter hider that will keep Tuco endlessly entertained.

Meal plan magic

Personalized meals based on your dog’s age, breed, activity level, allergies, and ideal weight — our dog loves to munch on these meals all day every day!

Cozy and Cool

Our pups need to look cool when the temperatures drop, too. This stylish puffer vest will do just that and with its new fit technology, they won’t struggle getting around in it either. It will keep your dog warm, cozy, and comfortable, whether on the slopes or walking around town.

More is more

You don’t need to get a whole new dog bed to switch it up – this shearling bed cover is perfect if you’re bored of your basic bed!

Squeaky squeaky

Rarely do we find a squeaky dog toy that’s also this well designed

Between baths

These biodegradable wipes made with soothing coconut water and aloe vera to gently remove dirt and odor.

Cool Pup Club

This soft teddy bear fleece hoodie adds an extra cool factor. The stretch-knit jersey lining adds extra comfort and a cozy fit. It also has an easy-on pullover design with added half zip at the front to help go over your dog’s head smoothly.

Turmeric treats

Now Tuco can enjoy one of my favorite wellness trends — all the anti-inflammatory powers of the mighty turmeric root in a yummy treat for him!

Chic is an understatement when it comes to his handmade dog bowl.

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