The holidays will be here before you know it! Support local and give the gift of community love along with a thoughtful treat. Here are our team’s top picks for home goods without going to HomeGoods.
1. Stay On Park | West Hartford
Custom Gift Box | Range
So many great finds, but the best part is working with Lisa to create the perfect custom gift box for any occasion or recipient. You name the price, give a few details about the recipient and she works her magic every time! The packaging is flawless and one less gift you have to wrap!
Follow on IG: @stayonpark
2. Bungalow On The Ave | Berlin
Charcuterie board and knife set | $40
Need the perfect gift for the person that already has EVERYTHING!? The Acacia Wood Cheese Board comes with three assorted cheese knives. Includes a cleaver knife, a soft cheese knife, and a spreader.
Follow on IG:@bunglowontheave
3. Avon Plumbing & Heating | Avon
Touchless Faucet | Range
Give the home chef in your life the convenience of a touchless faucet!
Follow on IG: @avonplumbing
4. Feather & Bloom | Suffield
Custom Pillow | $35
Turn your child’s team shirt into a useable pillow or a favorite shirt from a loved one can be made into a special keepsake. Just bring us the shirt and we will do the rest. Size is approx. 10″X10″
Follow on IG: @featherandbloomct
5. Moscarillos Garden Shop | West Hartford
Plants | Range
Plant friends make the best friends! Watch your gift blossom into something special.
Follow on IG: @moscarillosgardenshop
6. Wesleyan Potters | Middletown
Handmade Crafts – 2022 Annual Sale | Range
Large selection of original, handcrafted pieces such as sparkling and beautiful jewelry, fun and functional pottery, statement sculptures, elegant hand woven apparel, and original woodwork. In addition, we feature ornaments, glasswork, prints, hand-made cards plus other unique and fanciful pieces.
Follow on IG: @wesleyanpotters
7. Good Cause Gifts | West Hartford, Berlin, New Britain
Home decor | Range
Come find lots of goodies for your home as well as clothing for adults and toys for children. All revenue generated by Good Cause Gifts is used to create and support employment opportunities for individuals with disabilities.
Follow on IG: @goodcausegifts
8. Silver Dahlia | Glastonbury
Host Gifts | Range
Whether you’re hosting or need a gift for your hostess, The Silver Dahlia has got something for you! They have a large selection of unique gifts, sets, and decor.
Follow on IG: @thesilverdahlia
9. The Fat Robin | Hamden
Birdhouse | Range
Turn your yard into an oasis for you and your feathered friends with an attractive high-quality hand-made birdhouse!
Follow on IG: @thefatrobin