DETROIT (CW 50) Gift giving season is revving into high gear, but that doesn’t mean you have to be stressed — relax and take advice from an expert.

Gift expert Mary Anne Pacheco visited “First Forecast Mornings” Thursday to outline the best Michigan-themed gifts to give friends and family.

Pacheo recommends doggie biscuits from Just Baked, Calvin Johnson and Miguel Cabrera collector’s items for sports fans, T-shirts from Ink Detroit, a “chariot on wheels,” for Lions tailgate fans, special locally produced fragrances for women and a handy grill accessory for all those wanne be chefs.

“There’s a lot of fun things for everybody,” Pacheo said about her array of gift suggestions.

Below is a rundown of everything she recommends:


New Detroit Thermal

Say Yes To Detroit Shirt

Detroit Diehard T Shirt

D-lish T shirt

This Is How We Do T Shirt


  • Tailgating chair that travels in a bag with wheels, with handy pockets for all your accessories.

Spoiled Girl Boutique:

  • Accessories for anyone: Think about gloves/scarfs/clutches – ALL GREAT STOCKING STUFFERS OR GIFTS FOR A DAUGHTER/FRIEND
  • Great jewelry that you can get for someone that can be a great gift but also worn out to those holiday parties and New Years Eve! It’s almost like almost like a double gift!


Miguel Cabrera Silver Medallion, Limited Edition 5000   $24.99

Detroit Tiger Blanket    $34.99

Justin Verlander Bobble Head    $24.99

Calvin Johnson McFarlane action figure      $17.99

MSU Dog Toy – football with chew rope on each end      $13.99

MSU Dog Jersey    $17.99

Beauty By Prescription:

Poured Candle & Home Fragrance Mist

Suggested Retail Price = $46.00

Layers the joyful, peaceful fragrance of Frasier Fir wherever it’s desired, from linens to living rooms, closets to cars.

These are just a few Frasier Fir gift ideas that will help spread joy throughout the season and all year long. Make sure to stay in stock with these perfect gifts.

Coffee Beanery — $49.99 Gift Basket

American Coney Island — Coney Kit $40

Hold Up Suspenders — 5 different Styles – great for the Dads

Hard Luck Candy (2-3 Bottles)

Just Baked (Dog Treats)!

Pan Grill-It – great for Mom or Dad 


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