It may seem early, but it's time to start thinking about holiday gift-giving. Especially if you are planning on shopping from small businesses this season, having a plan and ordering early is the way to go! Below are a few basic ideas;  hopefully it will help you spark a plan! Stay tuned for a feature of other small businesses I love! 

 

For the Teacher

Personalized Notepad
Thoughtful Note
Coffee Gift Card

personalized teacher gift

It's really the thought that counts with this one!

 

For the Small Business Owner

Social Media Planner
Gift Card for Coffee
Nice Pens

small business owner tool

Get them something to help their business, like a gift card to a coffee shop so they can knock out some work! Or, give them something pampering since they work 24/7!

 

For the Long-Distance BFF

Address Book
Card Pack
Fun Postage Stamps

modern address book

Pair it with something you enjoy and want to share with them for a little extra hug from afar.

 

For the Friend who loves Pampering

Lined Notebook
Bath Bomb
Face Masks

boho bullet journal notebook

There are so many small businesses who sell bath products; check them out and treat your pal to something they may not normally buy for themselves. They may end up with a new favorite brand!

 

For the Homebody

Recipe Book
Mug
Cozy Socks or Robe
Candle

recipe book

Maybe even fill in a few of your favorite recipes to personalize it even more. There are SO many small candle companies, check out my upcoming blog for a roundup from recommendations.

 

For the Friend who already has a Planner

Sticker or Post-Its
Pens + Highlighters
Pencil Pouch or Bag

cute sticky notes

If they already enjoy planning, then they'll always love even more stationery goodies!

 

For the Not-Into-Planning Friend

Task Pad
Faux Plant
Desk Accessory

trendy notepad

A fun notepad is always useful, or maybe other desktop accoutrements that suit their personality!

 

For the Cook

Meal Planning Notebook
Tea Towels
Wooden Spoon

grocery shopping list

Help your friend pretty up their kitchen with a cute accessory or functional tool!

 

For the Person who has Everything

Greeting Card Pack
Gift Card

modern all occasion card pack

Give them the gift of supporting small business! If there's a shop that reminds you of them, grab a gift card, add a heartfelt note, and they'll have fun picking out exactly what they want!

 

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2021 small business holiday gift guide