Homegrown Gifts

Chris Edwards

This holiday season you don’t have to look far to find creative gifts. Need tasty treats for your favorite foodie? Look for these locally brewed beers and homemade honey. Searching for something to give your most fashionable friend? Check out these custom-made shirts or vintage-style jewelry. We’ve found more than fifty fabulous gifts made right here in Charlotte that are perfect for everyone on your list.

Photographs by Chris Edwards • Styled by Carrie Campbell

For the Foodie

For the Foodie

1. Pretzel Bark
$20
Debbie’s Delights

2. Hot Honeys Honey Roasted Chipotle Peanuts
$6.95
Paper Skyscraper
704-333-7130

3. OMB Copper beer
$20 first fill, $8 refills
Olde Mecklenburg Brewery
704-525-5644

4. Kind Beer Pale Ale
6-pack, $8.99
Laurel Market
704-347-4989

5. Carolina Blonde Ale
6-pack, $8.99
Laurel Market

6. Cheese Straws
$13.95
Dee Dee’s Gourmet

7. Cloister Honey
$14
Cottage Chic
704-375-1888

8. Caramel Cupcakes
$27 per dozen
Tizzerts Inc.
704-375-7400

9. Buckwild Kettle Korn
$3.99
The Common Market
704-332-7782

10. Salem Baking Company Moravian Cookies, Pumpkin Spice
$8.95
Paper Skyscraper

11. Ginger Cookies
$10
Organica Deluxe

 

 

For the Kids

 

1. Heidi Kirschner Giraffe with a Green Scarf Painting
Price upon request
nesting
704-366-6787

2. Padalily Lily Pod, Geo Metro Print
$28
Shower Me with Love
704-302-1555

3. Elouart Handmade Sock Alligator
$36
Green with Envy
704-344-8774

4. The Hudson Bubble, Aqua Geo Print with Lil’ Dribbler Bib
$76, includes two bibs
Polka Dot Tot Couture

5. Nana Knits Baby Sweater and Hat
$45
Green With Envy

6. Booties by Austin
$20
Green with Envy

7. Cozy Thyme Zoo Animals handmade blankie
$36
Green with Envy

8. T is for Tar Heel by Carol Crane
$17.95
Black Forest Books and Toys
704-332-4838

9. Baby Soap Trio
$18
Pura Vida
704-335-8587

 

 

For the Host

For the Host 
1. Joyful Tidings "In Everything Give Thanks" hand towel
$8.96
Cubbyhole
704-759-0017

2. Changing Season 2 Painting
$800
Heidi Kirschner

3. Neela Recyclable Bag
$8
Paper Twist
704-375-1888

4. Meow and Fetch
Candle for the Car
$2.25
Boulevard at Noda
704-332-0142

5. Colored Pottery Bowls
$36
Greg Scott
faboparty.com

6. Teeny Tiny Wobbly Bowls
$8 each
Barbara Chadwick
faboparty.com

7. Julie Dean Double Goddess Glassware
$41
The Bag Lady
704-338-9778

8. Carnegie Lamp
$249
City Supply Co.
704-347-2489

 

 

For the Jewelry Junkie

For the Jewelry Junkie 

1. Vintage Faceted Navy Blue Stone 24k Goldplated Ring
$56
Laura James
704-372-1267

2. Vintage Emerald Green Stone 24k Goldplated Ring
$68
Laura James

3. Beth Austin Designs Necklace
$129
Cottage Chic
704-375-1888

4. Tia-T Bracelet
$47
Green with Envy
704-344-8774

5. Pearls, Pearls and More Pearls Bracelet
$140
Heather Marks
faboparty.com

6. Vintage Leaf Necklace
$88
Kristin Morris

7. Sterling silver picked rose bracelet
$72
Pura Vida
704-335-8587

8. Beth Austin
Designs Earrings
$129
Cottage Chic

9. Confetti Chain Necklace
$49
On-a-String Bead Shop
704-334-1105

10. Earrings
$88
Kristin Morris

11. Black Pearls Necklace
$100
Elizabeth Hamilton
faboparty.com

12. Black Volcano Necklace
$140
Claudia Griffin
faboparty.com

 

 

For the Fashion Plate

For the Fashion Plate 

1. Tera Masu Wave Scarf
$19.95
Paper Skyscraper
704-333-7130

2. Custom Cashmere Corduroy Jacket
$995
Donald Bradley
980-207-3004

3. Custom Flannel Design Shirt
$195
Donald Bradley

4. Custom Neck Tie
$195
Donald Bradley

5. Boulevard at Noda Rescue T-Shirt
$20
Boulevard at Noda
704-332-0142

6. Flow Chic Copper Dress with Cheetah Belt
$178 (Dress), $28 (Belt)
Flow by Tara Davis

7. "The Party Animal" Clutch by CiGi
$52
The Revival Collection by Flock Apparel

8. High Waist Cashmere Blend Wool Trouser
$99.50
Tiamany Designs