Pop quiz, Noogans. What’s better than shopping local?
For 100 points: Shopping local from the comfort of your own home, of course. Not only is it to one of the best ways support the local economy, but locally-crafted gifts tend to wow during the holidays (a big win in our book).
To kickstart your holiday shopping, we’ve rounded up
17 products we love from local Etsy shops — some of which hold the coveted that’s given to sellers who consistently earn Star Seller badge 5-star reviews, ship orders on time, and provide great customer service, aka less holiday stress for you. Psst — Some of these items may sell out quickly due to limited quantities. Click on the link to the Etsy seller’s page to find something similar.
Put a pup in the holiday spirit with this collar.
🎁 Under $25
“Mouse Rat” band tee ($12.75+) | Show your support for the best band in Pawnee. | — Casey’s Quality Prints Star Seller ⭐️ Reusable pear-print grocery tote ($18) | Give the gift of looking good and shopping sustainably with any of this seller’s reusable bags. | Rangemark Ugly sweater dog collar ($17.30+) | Get pups in the holiday spirit, ugly sweater style. | — Just Dog Gone Cute Star Seller ⭐️ Personalized toddler pom pom beanie ($20+) | Keep your toddler or newborn’s head warm, and get your own in adult size to match. | — Theba Handmade Star Seller ⭐️ Wood airplane toy ($7+) | These miniature toys have a classic feel, clean style, and always great quality. | Wood Fun Wood Shop Garden marker bundle ($5.75+) | Even if you’re not a green thumb, help out the gardener in your life with these beautiful, durable markers. | — Chatt Engraving Star Seller ⭐️ Famous INFJ quotes poster ($20) | Gift a poster or shirt of your friend’s Myers–Briggs type. | Ghost of Jung
Perfect for babies to snuggle up with.
Slip cast porcelain hanging crystal planter ($27) | Modern planters for the friend with too many house plants. | Bean & Bailey Triangle and chevron earring set ($40+) | A sterling silver set for everyday outfits — visit the seller’s page for a statement piece. | — Renegade Silver Star Seller ⭐️ “Latte Larry’s” hoodie ($27+) | For those who want down with Mocha Joe’s. | — Fun Time Prints Star Seller ⭐️ Daisy sherpa pacifier holder ($28.50) | The plush, cuddly design + muted palette of this pacifier makes it perhaps the cutest baby gift ever. | — Rhett N Roxie Star Seller ⭐️ Gold-speckled wine cup ($30) | Nothing says self-care like wine in a wheel-thrown, hand-painted cup. | — Madhouse Ceramics Star Seller ⭐️ Scallop shell pattern wall stencil ($25.60) | Bring seaside chic vibes to their home. | — My Wonderful Walls Star Seller ⭐️
A unique, custom toy to gift.
Custom rag doll ($95) | This heirloom-quality cloth doll could be a favorite toy for generations. | The Busl Barn “Muerta” tattoo series two guitar strap ($72) | For the musician in your life, get a sturdy leather strap with classic rock ‘n’ roll stylings. | — Hangover Guitar Strap Star Seller ⭐️ Wildflowers and bee impasto painting ($66+) | Work with the artist + bring spring indoors with a textured impasto oil painting. | — Kenzies Cottage Star Seller ⭐️ Rustic wooden cooler ($795+) | Everything from Rustic Woodworx is built to last, and this cooler’s timeless design is perfect for the porch or the sports den. | Rustic Woodworx
Bird watcher gift box ($59) | Practiced birdwatchers or will find something in this box to make that next sighting special. | newcomers to the hobby — Stella Erwin’s Star Seller ⭐️