by Lisa A. Grimaldi | October 01, 2012

The year-end holidays are just around the corner. Following are M&C's corporate gift picks -- with a wide range of uses and prices -- for this festive time.

Stylish messenger bag

Content Supplier:
This stylish messenger bag, crafted of recycled netting by fair-trade artisans, has a padded computer divider, side water bottle carrier, three inside pockets and is lined with industrial waterproof tarp. Available in six colors. Cost: $68.

Mary Elizabeth Arts glassesSipping Pretty: These singular glasses from Mary Elizabeth Arts are hand-painted with a gorgeous peacock design. Cost: $110 for a set of four.

Jonathan Adler iphone cover

Movado Museum Classic watchQuirky Covers:
Jonathan Adler's whimsical designs, available in green or orange, will elevate iPhones and iPads into works of art while protecting them from scratches and dings. The iPhone case ($25) is crafted from hard plastic; the iPad sleeve ($31) is made from neoprene. (888) 888-4757;






Slap on the Wrist: The updated Movado Museum Classic, inspired by the iconic 1947 Museum Dial designed by Nathan George Horwitt, features a solid stainless-steel case and richly textured lizard strap. Cost: $495; bulk discounts available.





Makoto Komatsu vase 




Still Life: This distinctive porcelain vase by artist Makoto Komatsu will fit in with any décor; recipients can toss in a few blooms and create an instant "shabby chic" arrangement. Cost: $120. (800) 851-4509;





Soap Market vegan soaps  


Salad Bar: The Soap Market's handmade vegan soaps are cold-pressed with shea butter and infused with herbs like rosemary and mint. Cost: $7.50 per bar.