Buying gifts made by local artisans is a great way to support your community and give unique presents to everyone on your shopping list. From hostess gifts to food products, furniture and beyond, there’s something perfect made right here in the south. Find some of our favorites here.
Handmade Candles – Himalayan Handmade Candles
If you have someone on your list with a vintage style, then these candles, made in Decatur, GA, are a great gift. Made from anything from mercury glass pot to wooden barrels or café tins, these candles will make the perfect statement in any home.
Assorted Cocktail Syrups – Bittermilk
The perfect gift for the mixologist on your list, these syrups are made by the husband-and-wife duo at Bittermilk in North Charleston, SC. Flavors include smoked honey whiskey sour, old fashioned and old fashioned rouge.
Botanical Jewelry – Shari Dixon
This handmade jewelry line includes necklaces, earrings and cuffs. Each piece features delicate pendants from collections like tropical foliage, cherry blossom, sand dune, herbs and more. A truly special and unique gift.
Woven Ties – Ben Silver
If the men on your list need a tie upgrade, then try one of the high quality ties from Ben Silver, a family-owned menswear store in Charleston, SC.
Candles and Fragrances – Votivo
The popular fragrances of Votivo will leave everyone’s home smelling great. From the holiday collection to the year-round collections like citrus and floral, there’s something for everyone on your list.
Wooden Games and Toys – McCoy Toys
You won’t need to worry about buying batteries with these beautiful, handmade wooden toys. From games, to trains and more, the kids on your list will be in love.
Surprise your friends and families with something southern-made this holiday, and help support our communities at the same time. We hope you have a happy holiday season!