Pop quiz, Greenvillians. 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.
These dog tags can be customized and are made from stainless steel.
Photo by Yippo Accessories
🎁 Under $25
Engraved Stainless Steel Dog Tag ($14.99) | Commemorate a special name or date with this handmade customized pendant. | — Yippo Accessories Star Seller ⭐ Wine Scented Bath Salts ($12.20) | For relaxation, these handcrafted bath salts are perfect for a good bath soak. | — Bloom Closet Co. Star Seller ⭐ Geometric Tortoise Shell Earrings ($8.92) | Give this locally-made pair of statement earrings to your stylish friend, coworker, mom, or aunt. | — Emerald Elements Star Seller ⭐ Cupcake Bath Bomb ($7) | If you love luxury bath and body products, this fizzy bath bomb makes for a great stocking stuffer. | — Soaking In Sweetness Star Seller ⭐ Mini Dove Ornament ($8) | Adorn someone’s holiday tree with this handcrafted, ceramic ornament. | Stone Lotus Pottery
This dress by numagirls is handcrafted with a lightweight viscose material.
Green Floral Midi Dress ($29.60) | Add this flattering cocktail dress to someone’s wardrobe. | numagirls Christmas Advent Calendar Cards ($25+) | A fun holiday tradition for those who celebrate Christmas. | — Vital Signs By Beth Star Seller ⭐ Terrazzo Coasters Set ($35.10 | In a set of four, these concrete coasters are made with mixed marbles and recycled glass. | — Genevieve Sheridan Star Seller ⭐ “The Solo” Leather Wallet ($35) | Made with high quality leather, this wallet is a minimalist’ s staple. | Roam Leather Co. Goods “I Read Past My Bedtime” Sweatshirt ($37.35+) | For the bookworm of the family, this comfy sweater is locally crafted with air- jet spun yarn. | — Biblio Fox Star Seller ⭐ “Power Off” Longsleeve ($29.99+) | With the reminder of getting offline, this unisex long sleeve shirt is a great fit for the outdoors. | GIMMEDAT Outdoors
Keep track of your little one’s height with this locally made wooden tracker.
Height Chart Ruler ($79.20+) | If you’re looking for a memorable gift, this farmhouse style height chart helps track growth for little ones. | — Back40life Star Seller ⭐ Christmas Village Mantel Piece ($62) | Perfect for holiday decor, this wooden- crafted scene is laser cut for home display.| Pinpoint Creative Studio Custom Dainty Rectangle Necklace ($58+) | Made from sterling silver, this necklace can be personalized to feature someone’s name. | — Blue Sky Black Bird Artisan Jewelry Star Seller ⭐ Southern Vintage Gift Box ($50) | A wrapped and ready-to-go gift of customized home decor beads and a soy candle in the scent of your choosing. | Southern Vintage Watercolor Travel Kit ($75.77) | With a canvas bag, journal book, compact palette, and more, you can paint on the go. | Be Like Water Art
Black Walnut Cutting Board ($174.95+) | Handcrafted with locally sourced wood, this custom block is a great addition for the kitchen. | James Houston Woodwork