Bham's Best: Unique Holiday Gifts from Local, Small Businesses
Supporting local businesses is a wonderful way to celebrate the holiday season. Here's a curated holiday gift guide featuring unique products from small businesses in Birmingham, Alabama:
1. Beautiful Handcrafted Pottery from Susan Gordon Pottery
Handmade by clay, glazed with attention to detail, and finished with accents of 22k gold luster, thesepieces maintain a balance between classic designs and purposeful evolution. Each piece and design fall within one of these three categories: Classics, Collections, or Ever Evolving.
- Website: Susan Gordon Pottery
2. Artisanal Chocolates from "Chocolata"
Indulge your loved ones with delectable artisanal chocolates from Chocolata. Handmade with love, these chocolates are crafted using high-quality ingredients, making for a sweet and thoughtful gift.
- Instagram: @chocolata_bham
3. Customized Home Decor from "The Mercantile by Miller"
Discover unique and personalized home decor items at The Mercantile by Miller. From custom signs to handmade home accessories, their selection adds a touch of charm to any space.
- Website: The Mercantile by Miller
4. Specialty Coffee from "Seeds Coffee Co."
For the coffee enthusiasts on your list, Seeds Coffee Co. offers a variety of locally roasted beans and unique blends. Pair it with a stylish mug or a reusable coffee tumbler for the perfect coffee-themed gift.
- Website: Seeds Coffee Co.
5. Hand-poured Candles from "Birmingham Candle Company"
Create a cozy atmosphere with hand-poured candles from Birmingham Candle Company. Their range of scents captures the essence of Birmingham, making it a delightful gift for anyone who appreciates a relaxing ambiance.
- Website: Birmingham Candle Company
6. Captivating Literature from Little Professor
Check out their new storefront in Homewood near The Valley Hotel and see why Little Professor is so much more than just a bookstore. It's a community hub and gathering place that book lovers - young and old - just can't get enough of.
- Website: Little Professor Book Shop
7. Local Craft Beer & Merch from Avondale Brewing Company
Celebrate the season with a selection of craft beers from Avondale Brewing. Pick up a variety pack or create a custom assortment of locally brewed favorites and merch for the beer enthusiasts in your life.
- Website: Avondale Brewing Company
8. Creative Workshops from "MAKEbhm"
Give the gift of experience with a creative workshop from MAKEbhm. From pottery to painting, these hands-on classes offer a unique and memorable way to celebrate the holiday season.
- Website: MAKEbhm
A timeless garden shoppe with something for everyone. Give the gift of nature with their wide variety of indoor and outdoor plants or a chic coffee table book, custom candles, pottery and more for those with a not-so-green thumb on your list.
- Website: Shoppe
By supporting these local businesses in Birmingham, you not only find distinctive gifts but also contribute to the vibrancy of the community. Happy holidays and happy shopping from your friends at the Gusty Gulas Group.
Oh, and IF you find yourself shopping for a home this holiday season, we're always here to help!