2021 Small Shop Ultimate Holiday Gift Guide

I've been fortunate to team up with a special group of small shops this year. We've hand selected products in our shops that we are highlighting for the Holiday season this year.

The Storefront Market

Jenni is the owner of The Storefront Market, a new online clothing store for women with busy lives that need quick and easy styles to wear, because clothing doesn't have to be complicated.

All your fall cozy dreams line up with this sweater. It has a heathered look and it's an easy piece to layer or throw on and go!

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Shop This Cozy Black Sweater

Who is this for?: Hard to shop for grandmas, hard to shop for Sisters and sisters in law! Mommas, young adults


Lucky Dog Design Co.

Kayla and her pup Odin are the faces and creatives behind Lucky Dog Design Co., a stationery shop filled with relatable greeting cards, fun stickers, notepads, and gifts. Kayla started hand making greeting cards at the age of 2 and hasn’t stopped since.

Give the gift of stickers all year with the Lucky Dog Sticker Club. Recipients receive 5 curated and personalized stickers each month for a year, and they receive a special gift in their birthday month.

Teens, Book Lovers, Sticker Collectors and Lovers, Stationery Lovers, Stocking Stuffers

Shop Kayla's Sticker Club

Who is this for?: Teens, Book Lovers, Sticker Collectors and Lovers, Stationery Lovers, Stocking Stuffers


Theory Beyond Design

Kara is the owner of Theory Beyond Design, a small business specializing in home decor for plant propagation. It was started in 2018 with the belief that the simplicity found in plant propagation can help us slow down and connect with nature's basic method of rejuvenation.

The Oak Oblong Trio Wall Set lets you propagate your house plants with a little extra sophistication! This is officially Theory Beyond Design’s first three-piece hanger and is made to mount on the wall to keep away from little hands and paws. Perfect for anyone looking to elevate their vertical space with some green! Comes with three glass 6" x 1" test tubes.

Plant lover gifts, people with plant-eating pets (and kids), Home Decorators

Shop the Oak Oblong Trio Wall Set

 Who is this for?: Plant lovers, people with plant-eating pets (and kids), Home Decorators



BLISS JOY BULL is a line of clothing and accessories for women who want to bring more color and joy into their life. Nandi sources low impact and upcycled materials and strives for zero waste in her designs and business. She creates cozy leisurewear, waxed canvas bags, jewelry, and hair accessories. BLISS JOY BULL is lovingly hand crafted by Nandi in Chicago, USA. 

Give the gift of warmth a pair of fleece leg warmers. Designed with the ultimate comfort in mind and easy to layer. They will just get softer with every wash. Scrunch 'em down for that 80's look! These fleece leg warmers are their best, best sellers. Check out all the different colors or add a bit of luxe with the new velvet leg warmers. 

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Shop Fleece Leg Warmers in Cream

Who is this for?: Unisex, People who love natural, eco-friendly fabrics, Stocking Stuffers 


Cambrae Creative

Cambrae Creative is a small business started by a stay-at-home mom in Lexington, KY.  She has always enjoyed all things creative, and the discovery of her obsession with resin during the “summer of covid” brought her dream of having an at-home business to life! Her main product is handcrafted resin coaster sets, but she also enjoys creating ornaments and personalized items, and she hopes to expand into floral preservation in 2022.

Handmade resin coaster sets are the perfect addition to your living, bedroom, or office space! Each and every set is a one-of-a-kind piece of functional art. Customizing colors and personalization is also available!

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Shop Luxe Handcrafted Resin Coaster Sets

Who is this for?:  Anyone! Coaster sets are a great addition to any style of décor for home or office!


Karat Cake

Karat Cake makes earrings for the main character. Karat Cake’s distinctive pieces are intentionally inclusive, sustainable, and obsessively created to make their wearer feel powerful. Karat Cake’s earrings are handmade with 18k gold plating. You won’t find these styles anywhere else.   

Statement earrings made with lightweight, 18k+ gold plated brass, semi precious stones, recycled and imported glass, acrylic, pressed flowers, and many other unique components. A style somewhere between mid century inspired, ethereal, and edgy.

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Shop Karat Cake

 Who is this for?: Earrings for those who follow trends, but value timeless style.


A Green Daisy

A Green Daisy a small business of embroidery and fiber art! Daisy loves creating the perfect & unique hat, rainbow, keychain, or wall hanging that brings you joy!

The hand embroidered state hats are a fun and customizable way to represent your home. Multiple hat color and personalization options allow you to tailor it completely to you! Made with high quality hats & supplies, these hats are easy to personalize and a really unique gift.

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Shop Hand Embroidered State Hat

Who is this for?: hat lovers, state lovers, guys & gals  


Birch Burn

BirchBurn is a unique online gift shop where you can find wood burned art pieces, custom gifts and handmade jewelry. With 4 years of wood burning under her belt, Brooke, the creator behind Birch Burn, enjoys wood burning pet portraits the most and is happy to work with you on creating a special custom piece of wood burned art as a gift or for your own home. 

Whether it's in remembrance or for those that just want a unique way of showcasing their favorite animal - a custom wood burned pet portrait makes for a beautiful gift or addition to your home decor. Provide a picture or two of your pet, there’s no limit to your creativity or imagination! You’ll receive a mock up of the pet portrait within 24 hours and then you can make your purchase. Choose between a round piece of wood or plank style, with size options fitting everyone’s budget and free 2 day priority shipping. This gift is sure to be a favorite on Christmas morning. Be sure to get your order in soon to avoid any delays in Christmas shipping! 

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Shop Custom Wood Burned Pet Portrait

 Who is this for?: Animal Lovers, Dog Dad, Cat Lady, Gift for Pet Owners


Maddi and Joan

Marquia, owner and creator of Maddi and Joan. My passion is creating urban boho home and plant décor for the modern, eclectic home. It all began in 2019 as a way for me to create a new space for myself that was now my own. Working with eco friendly materials, I love making décor for others to share within their home and help create their own vibe. 

Jute plant hangers in 4 different styles to help you show off your plants and that boho vibe. Great to display all together or individually in every room. Made with 100% jute keeping them natural and modern. You’ll never have to worry about not having enough shelf space again. 

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Shop 4 Set Jute Plant Hangers

Who is this for?: Plant lovers, new homeowners, people who love natural, eco friendly décor


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