Holiday Gift Guide

Holiday shopping season is upon us! But what to do about those hard-to-shop-for people on your list? We've all got one or two people like that on our list, and today I've got a Shop Small Holiday Gift Guide filled with 10 awesome independent makers that can help you come up with great gift ideas! Let's jump in (in alphabetical order)!

Derek, the owner/creator, makes stunning leather goods for men and women! His men's wallets, iPad cases and Comb & Sheath kits are particularly awesome and giftable!

Derek, the owner/creator, makes stunning leather goods for men and women! His men's wallets, iPad cases and Comb & Sheath kits are particularly awesome and giftable!

A crochet powerhouse, Afternoon Owl creates beautifully soft and luscious scarves, hats, boot cuffs and more. Her chic designs are the perfect fashionable cold weather addition to any wardrobe.

A crochet powerhouse, Afternoon Owl creates beautifully soft and luscious scarves, hats, boot cuffs and more. Her chic designs are the perfect fashionable cold weather addition to any wardrobe.

The delightful Kristin, owner + designer, makes beautifully light, airy and eye-catching jewelry. You can't go wrong with a little bird + beau arm candy for your favorite friend.

The delightful Kristin, owner + designer, makes beautifully light, airy and eye-catching jewelry. You can't go wrong with a little bird + beau arm candy for your favorite friend.

Wonderfully unique, Elena comes up with hand embroidered hoop art inspired by women and men who are not afraid to be different! 

Wonderfully unique, Elena comes up with hand embroidered hoop art inspired by women and men who are not afraid to be different! 

Swoon. Keechi bags make my knees weak! Marcia creates bags that are chic, on-trend, colorful, and tremendously well made. I need to gift myself one of these beauties.

Swoon. Keechi bags make my knees weak! Marcia creates bags that are chic, on-trend, colorful, and tremendously well made. I need to gift myself one of these beauties.

Silky soft skin is a must have during the chilly winter months, and Lo & Behold Naturals is the perfect small biz to give it to you. With many natural skin care products from lip balm to whipped body butter, Lo & Behold is the perfect stocking stuffer or gift basket addition!

Silky soft skin is a must have during the chilly winter months, and Lo & Behold Naturals is the perfect small biz to give it to you. With many natural skin care products from lip balm to whipped body butter, Lo & Behold is the perfect stocking stuffer or gift basket addition!

Embroidery, meet paper. Pati, owner/artist, stitches fun, funny, adorable saying on newspaper to make you smile. I gifted my sister an Old News Design card last year when I met Pati and she still has it on her mantle now, where she tells me it will remain for years to come

Embroidery, meet paper. Pati, owner/artist, stitches fun, funny, adorable saying on newspaper to make you smile. I gifted my sister an Old News Design card last year when I met Pati and she still has it on her mantle now, where she tells me it will remain for years to come

Kristin creates lovely little paper goods handcrafted in Michigan (my home state). Her custom invitations, stationary and watercolors are perfect for holiday cards or home decor gifts this holiday season.

Kristin creates lovely little paper goods handcrafted in Michigan (my home state). Her custom invitations, stationary and watercolors are perfect for holiday cards or home decor gifts this holiday season.

Unique and beautiful handmade fern lockets, terrariums and ceramic planters for succulents and cacti. Seana, also creates kits where you can make your own terrarium, which is a super fun interactive gift for the holidays!

Unique and beautiful handmade fern lockets, terrariums and ceramic planters for succulents and cacti. Seana, also creates kits where you can make your own terrarium, which is a super fun interactive gift for the holidays!

The incomparable Becky, owner/designer, is helping you create a lifestyle with her unique leather goods. She makes everything from unique necklaces and jewelry to wine charms and scarves. Totally beautiful gifts!

The incomparable Becky, owner/designer, is helping you create a lifestyle with her unique leather goods. She makes everything from unique necklaces and jewelry to wine charms and scarves. Totally beautiful gifts!

geekchicfashion (of course!)

And last, but not least, give the gift of fashion! Find the perfect skirt, scarf or clutch for that special someone...or yourself right here at geekchicfashion. If you can't decide what style to get for someone, but know they would love our line, give a geekchicfashion gift card so they can shop to their hearts content!

And last, but not least, give the gift of fashion! Find the perfect skirt, scarf or clutch for that special someone...or yourself right here at geekchicfashion. If you can't decide what style to get for someone, but know they would love our line, give a geekchicfashion gift card so they can shop to their hearts content!

Hopefully you've found some fun inspiration for holiday gifts here. Of course, geekchicfashion skirts, scarves or clutches are great gifts too! What other small businesses do you shop from during the holidays?

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