December 11th, 2020
for a holiday gift for loved ones, or even yourself? Shop our 2020 Local Gift
Guide, for all of your holiday needs!
Stop, Drop and Shop… Local!
do not forget to shop local and support small businesses this holiday season.
During this time of uncertainty, it’s important to put money into our local
economy. By shopping locally, you’re enriching our Baltimore community and
‘Tis the Seasoning
you know someone who enjoys cooking and/or baking? Or simply enjoys food? Well,
gift food and/or drinks from these local favorites during the upcoming
Angels Ate Lemons
Prosecc-ho-ho-ho! Angels Ate Lemons is offering their
Holiday Trinity 3-Liter Pack this year. For just $75, you will receive 3-liter bottles of
a pink, white, and red wine. They’re sourced from Weingut Schmitt, a German
winery crafting the highest quality grape wines. It’s the most wine-derful time of the year.
is offering their signatureHot Chocolate Bombs this season in Milk Chocolate,
Mexican Hot Chocolate, Peppermint Mocha, and French Vanilla. They’re also
available as single bombs, or in samplers and gift sets.
you didn’t know, hot chocolate bombs are the best gift for this chilly winter
season. When placed in hot milk, the chocolate will melt, revealing a delicious hot cocoa mix and
filling. Due to high demand and limited stock, we recommend that you place your
Baltimore Spirits Company
your holiday spirits with Baltimore Spirits Company. Their infamous Baltamaro is an herbal liqueur in three different bodies and
flavors—Fernet, Szechuan Amaro, and Coffee. There is a body and Amaro for
everyone, so get blitzened this
Black Acres Roastery
Acres Roastery has the best blends of coffee that are guaranteed to put a smile
on your face. Seriously, it’s the best way to start the day. They’re currently
offering Holiday Gift Bundles for $23 – $45, with coffees, mugs,
milks, and/or cute hats.
interested, Black Acres Roastery is also offering subscriptions to the
B.A.R. Coffee Club. You can choose what blend you want, how often you want the
blend delivered, and how much coffee you want. And, it’s the perfect way to
support your local coffee shops.
Charm City Chocolate
up the best holiday cookies with Charm City Chocolate. Holiday Baking Box is the perfect gift for the baker
in your life. For $50, you will receive dark baking cocoa, sugar cookie mix, an
assortment of gourmet chocolate wafers, and baking tools such as a timer and
you or someone you know adores chocolate, Charm City Chocolate is also offering
their Merry Maryland Gift Collection. For $55, you will receive Chocolate
Crunch Bark, chocolate-covered Oreos, dark and milk chocolate nonpareils,
chocolate lollipops, caramels, and more. So, sweeten up the holidays with Charm
The Seasoned Olive
Seasoned Olive’s Monthly Subscription Box is a great gift for anyone that enjoys cooking. The
subscription boxes are available for one, three, six, or twelve months. All
boxes are automatically billed and new subscribers will obtain an Opening Box
with various seasonings, oils, and dishes.
Wight Tea Co
needs a good cup of tea; tea has relaxing properties, can reduce stress levels,
and boost bodily health. Besides, Wight Tea Co’s tea-riffic Tea Sets are the perfect gift. For $11, $15, or $30, you can give
the perfect set of caffeinated, or decaffeinated, teas.
Accessorize the Holidays
do you call a jacket that catches on fire? A blazer. Spruce up someone’s
closet, or even your own, with local boutiques.
Bottle of Bread
of Bread is practicing ethical fashion and sustainability by recycling vintage
clothes and fabrics. To stay safe and healthy during COVID, Bottle of Bread is
hand-makingcotton face masks for $14. They’re available in a variety
of patterns, such as gingham, floral, and chambray.
Pink Kiss Pottery
Kiss Pottery is a small, local business centered in Baltimore. Shawna, the shop
owner, is a sculptor and artist known for her beautiful bowls and dishes. She,
however, also hand-makes the most stunning earrings. Check out her IG @pinkkisspottery to see for yourself.
RosePosie Design Co.
snuggle is real. RosePosie is a small business specializing in modern and
stylish knitwear. Gift one of their cute hand-knitted winter hats this season. There’s a wide variety
of colors, patterns, and pompoms. Oh, and to stay warm, buy one for yourself
This Artwork Sleighs
a slice of Baltimore’s culture with artwork this season. We all should
appreciate art more, as it enhances our community and happiness.
Art by Barton
by Barton specializes in handmade silk screen prints. All prints are limited
edition, unique, and signed. For $75, Art by Barton is offering a beautiful map of Baltimore. This map is made from solid wood and
simplistic shows a blueprint of the streets of Baltimore. It’s a beautiful
accent for anyone’s home.
Tiny Dog Press
Dog Press offers the cutest Baltimore artwork and
such as cards and (mini) notebooks. Their prints are modern, simplistic, and
Share Some Holiday Self-Care
important to take care of yourself during this time of year. Gift self-care
products to loved ones to help decrease stress and boost wellness. Taking care
of yourself isn’t selfish, so while you’re at it, purchase something for
Earth Elements Soapworks
Elements Soapworks will have you feeling luxurious with their concentrated and
moisturizing Cherry Almond Body Butter. For $24, you will receive 8 oz. of
enriching and fresh body butter, packed with oils and vitamins. (Besides we’re
going to need this body butter during the cold, dry months).
Homebody General Store
General Store is selling their Cozy Care Packages in various sizes and prices. For
$45+, you will receive teas, essential oils, scrunchies, socks, and more. It’s
perfect for staying cozy at home.
good to yourself with Best of Hon’s Honey Gift Box. For $60, you will receive six best-selling, organic, and
fresh self-care products, such as their healing ointment, candle, “warsh” bar,
and a lip balm. The gift, of course, comes with 3 oz. of raw honey.
Gifts for the Home
we’re staying inside more these days, gift something for someone’s home. Spruce
up their home with these cute decor items.
Annie Howe Papercuts
Howe Papercuts is creating limited-edition handmade brass ornaments. This
season, they’re selling a $22 Baltimore ornament. The ornament measures 3” x 3” and
is painted white. On its front, there are the infamous monuments, the Baltimore
bench, and aquarium. It’s absolutely perfect.
Willow is crafting aesthetically-pleasing $48Bottled Moss Terrariums. Oh deer, they’re so cute!
more-than-ever, it’s important to care about our environment and climate
change. So, give a sustainable and ethical gift this year: Hay ‘Sip 6 Glass Straws’. For $25, you will receive 6 glass straws in
red, white, yellow, blue, green, and pink. P.S. they pair great with wine,
coffee, and/or tea.
Son of a Hon
of a Hon crafted a Baltimore Iconic Monument Beeswax Candle Set for just $30. All candles are
3-inches tall, and are of the Washington Monument, the Patterson Park Pagoda,
and the Bromo Seltzer Tower. They’re almost gone, so buy the set while you can.
Make Your Own Toy Story
not playing around, these toys and games are everything.
Toys is selling an adorable Red Panda Plushie for only $24.99.
their plushies, crafts and books, aMuse Toys is also retailing an AirFort. For $49.99, it is the best gift for
a little one. The AirFort is an inflatable and mess-free fort, perfect for
stowing away and hours of play!
Games has a wide-variety of classic and unique board games, so check them out.
We hope that everyone has a happy and healthy holiday season.