Find presents for everyone on your list at these favorite local spots, plus a few unusual ones.
🧶 Shop Made in DC – A District standby, this shop has four locations dedicated to only products made in town. Think art, soap, ceramics, and cards.
🌿 Little Leaf – For the plant parent in your life, this shop is the leafy sister to Salt & Sundry with just as many aesthetic goodies.
🛍️ Brookland Arts Walk – There are 27 artist studios along this block, with something for everyone. I have some mugs from Kuzeh Pottery, and the candles from Handmade Habitat are sure to please.
🎊 Downtown Holiday Market – This outdoor shopping village has over 70 local vendors and runs till Dec. 23. There are many other holiday markets around as well.
🧸 Three Littles – Reader Darell Z. says, “Three Littles is a fantastic children's store with sustainable toys and clothing. It's where we get all of our children's gifts for our family and friends.”
💍 Shelter – A jewelry boutique with pieces from local independent designers at varying cost points.
🍇 Odd Provisions – Reader Amirio F. says “I’m *obsessed* with finding little treats to make my pantry and home bar feel fancier, or to gift to the foodies in my life. My go-to spots for natural wines, fringe condiments, and more are Odd Provisions and Nido.”