2012 Holiday Gift Guide

By Magazine Staff

Loyola magazine’s Holiday Gift Guide features products, services, and businesses created and run by Loyola University Maryland alumni and students.

The guide showcases a sampling of Greyhound entrepreneurship, innovation, and leadership.

Flowers Clothing
Jewelry Home Goods
Food and Drink Dining
Experiences Books and Music
For the Person Who Has Everything

Flowers

Parkside Orchid Nursery
Ottsville, Pa.
Kirsten Smith, ’86, Owner
www.parksideorchids.com

Wildflowers of Pasadena
Pasadena, Md.
Julie Badum, ’93, Owner
www.wildflowersofpasadena.com

Clothing

Rarebits
Seaford, N.Y.
Kirsten Buchenberger Marchioli, ’92, Owner
www.rarebitsnpieces.com

Sandy Drawers Apparel
Franklin, Mass.
Pat Ginley, ’12, Co-owner and Founder
John Nasca, ’12, Manager
www.sandydrawers.com

Sports Her Way
Towson, Md.
Sue Heether, ’90, Owner
www.sportsherway.com

A Shoe Grows in Brooklyn
Brooklyn, N.Y.
Kelly Kuhn Robertson, ’92, Co-owner
www.ashoegrows.com

Jewelry

Silvergirl Sterling
Eldersburg, Md.
Lois Kessel Weeks, ’88,
Owner and Founder
www.silvergirlsterling.com

Designs by Adrienne
North Wales, Pa.
Adrienne Neszmelyi-Romano, ’97,
Jewelry Designer and Metalsmith
www.designs-by-adrienne.com

Home Goods

Pure Scents Candle Company
Chester Springs, Pa.
Margaret Mace, ’86, Owner
www.purescentscandlecompany.com

Original paintings and prints
Pacific Palisades, Calif.
Tommy Johnson, ’91,
Artist
www.LAXartist.com

NACKit!
Ramsey, N.J.
Nancy Andreotta, ’92, Owner
www.nackit.com

Custom Grill Builders
Based in Baltimore, Md.
Serving the Mid-Atlantic region
Dave Lombardo, ’87, President
www.customgrillbuilders.com

Food and Drink

Stoney’s Kingfishers Seafood, Bar, and Grill
Solomons, Md.
Vincent Arrunategui, ’12,
General Manager
www.stoneysseafoodhouse.com

Popsations Popcorn Company
Timonium, Md.
Robin Miller Garrison, MBA ’94, Founder
www.popsationspopcorn.com

Hawks Hill Creamery
Street, Md.
Kim Galbreath, MBA ’90, Owner
www.hawkshillcreamery.com

Boordy Vineyards
Hydes, Md.
Robert Deford, MBA ’95,
Owner and President
www.boordy.com

Dining

Chazz
Baltimore, Md.
Sergio Vitale, ’98, Co-owner
www.chazzbronxoriginal.com

Looney’s Pub
Four locations in Maryland
Steven Litrenta, ’91, Co-owner
www.looneyspubmd.com

My Deli & Café
Purcellville, Va.
Tasos Vatikiotis, ’98, Owner
www.mydeliandcafe.com

Abbey Burger Bistro
Baltimore, Md.
Russell Miller, ’93, and Marigot Miller, MBA ‘11, Co-owners
www.abbeyburgerbistro.com

Experiences

Jacques Marchais Museum of Tibetan Art
Staten Island, N.Y.
Meg Ventrudo, ’91, Director
www.tibetanmuseum.com

NYC Guitar Instruction
New York, N.Y.
Billy Redfield, ’04, Owner
www.nycguitarinstruction.com

Ayers Creek Adventures
Berlin, Md.
Lari Sue “Suzy” Taylor, MBA ’90, Co-founder
www.ayerscreekadventures.com

Charlotte Hounds
Charlotte, N.C.
Eric Lusby, ’12
www.charlottehounds.com

Hedgerow Theatre
Media, Pa.
Rebecca Cureton, ’10, Actress
www.hedgerowtheatre.org

Inner Sound
Nottingham, Md.
Anthony Mattucci, ’89, Owner
www.innersoundstudio.com

Books and Music

Pure
Julianna Baggott, ’91, Author
www.juliannabaggott.com

Threat Vector
Tom Clancy, ’69, Co-author
www.tomclancy.com

Daughters of Empire:
A Memoir of a Year in Britain and Beyond
Jane Satterfield, ’86, Author

Next Time I Move, They’ll Carry Me Out in a Box
Michele Wojciechowski, ’90, Author
www.wojosworld.com

Pilgrim of the Sky
Natania Barron, ’03, Author
http://pilgrimofthesky.com/

It Is If I Speak
Joe Wenderoth, ’88, Author

Worm: The First Digital World War
Mark Bowden, ’73, Author

Taste of Cherry
Kara Candito, ’01, Author
http://karacandito.com/

Como Brothers Band
Port Jefferson, N.Y.
Matthew Como, ’11,
Singer and bass player
http://comobrothersband.com/

For the Person Who Has Everything

Grilled Cheesus
Brooklyn, N.Y.
Rob Corso, ’02, and
Meg Sheehan, ’02, Co-founders
www.grilledcheesus.com

Spinning birdcages
Lutherville, Md.
Martin Fairbank, ’56, Artist
410-252-3546

Cards for CARES
Baltimore, Md.
Sales of the handmade cards support the Govans Ecumenical Development Corporation (GEDCO), which provides affordable housing with supportive services. Sellinger School of Business and Management students are creating its business plan.
http://loyo.la/VbnN0q

Clean Guys Laundry
Serving Loyola and other Baltimore Colleges
Adam Angibeau, ’13 (right), and Davis Butts, ’13, Founders and Owners
www.cleanguyslaundry.com

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