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Gift Guide

Buy Local, or Bye-bye local!

Having a tough time finding interesting gifts? Solidarity. So we’re featuring the coolest gift ideas for men, women, kids, and furry friends. The best part is, every item is locally made, locally owned or locally sold, and suitable for any gift-giving occasion (except for the reindeer stocking holder. That’s sort of specific to the holiday season.)

So close your Amazon app, put down your cell phone and consider supporting our local businesses. They’re your neighbors, after all. And they know where you live…

For Him

1. Westport Cut & Shave Haircut and Shave Package, $90, Westport Cut & Shave, Westport

2. Holebrook Swedish Lined Wind-Proof Sweater, $275, Stephen Kempson London, Westport

3. Ugg Indoor/Outdoor Full Grain Leather Loafer with Sherpa Lining, $120, available at Savvy + Grace, Westport

4. Field Trip Snacks Free Range Turkey No Antibiotics Cracked Pepper Turkey Stick, makes a great stocking stuffer, $2 each, Field Trip Snacks, Westport

5. Savannah Bee Company Sourwood Reserve Honey: Each bottle is numbered, dipped in beeswax and signed by the founder of the company, $99, Savannah Bee Company, Westport

6. Homemade Gin Kit, $58, terrain, Westport

7. Outdoor Survival Kit, $24, terrain, Westport

8. Vineyard Vines Football Whale Long-Sleeve Pocket T-Shirt $48, Vineyard Vines, Westport

9. Brooks Brothers Waxed Canvas and Leather Dopp Kit, $68, Brooks Brothers, Westport

10. Stephen Kempson London Custom Jacket, starting at $1850, Stephen Kempson London, Westport

11. Hand Painted Fender Strat Replica Electric Guitar By V. Andriotis, price available upon request, Westport River Gallery, Westport

12. 203 Pint Glass (2 pack) and Wooden Bottle Opener, $25, shopthe203.com

13. Santos De Cartier Watch, Large Model, Automatic, Gold and Steel, Interchangeable Leather and Metal Bracelets, price available upon request, Lenox Jewelers, Southport

14. Mantel Stocking Holder,  2.75" X 9.75" $40, Tusk Home + Design, Westport

15. 1420 Hemped Rye Whiskey, handcrafted in small batches from rye, corn and hemp seed, $39.99, SoNo 1420 American Craft Distillers, South Norwalk

For Her

1. James Banks Tiny Baby Asterope Migration Bracelet, $720, Mitchells, Westport

2. Save the Duck 100% Animal-Free, Highest Technology Fabric and Fill Quilted 'Skin' Jacket, $248, Savvy + Grace, Westport

3. Sticks & Stones Massage: The perfect combination…hot stones relax while heated bamboo sticks relieve tension. $150, Dream Spa & Salon, Westport

4. Beyond Yoga Alloy Ombré High-Waist Leggings, $110, Pure Barre, Westport

5. JL Rocks 18K Ice Drop Diamond Laser Cut Necklace On a Bubble Chain With 9 Diamonds, .54 Ct. Available in rose, white or yellow gold, $1400, JL Rocks, Westport

6. Savannah Bee Company Royal Jelly Body Butter: like a mini spa in a jar, $16 - $28 depending on size, Savannah Bee Company, Westport

7. Welden Bags Excursion Saddle Bag in Stone, $395, Fred Sip + Shop, Westport and WeldenBags.com

8. Kerri Rosenthal Patchwork Love Dark Orange and Pink 100% Cashmere Sweater; $350, Kerri Rosenthal, Westport

9. Large Perforated Bucket Bag in Cognac, $60, shown with the Sophisticated Strap, $40, Eleven11Box.com

10. Blow Dry Westport Gift Card and The Perfect Shower Cap to protect your beautiful blowout! Gift cards available in 3, 6, 12, and 52 packs, Blow Dry, Westport

11. Ballon Bleu De Cartier Watch 36 MM, Yellow Gold, Diamonds, price available upon request, Lenox Jewelers, Southport

12. "September Sky" by Kris Davenport Toohey is inspired by the vibrant Saugatuck salt-marshes, 20 x 20 inches, oil, $900, KrisDavenportToohey.com

13. 7" & 8” Round x 14” Tall Vase With Cooper Bottom, $48, Tusk Home + Design, Westport

14. Puffer Beany Hat, can be customized with any school name, catch phrase or your favorite saying, $50, thepaperalley.com

For Kids + Pets

1. Teddy Sherpa Pram, $56; Matching Teddy Soother, $20, Savvy + Grace, Westport

2. Chewy Vuitton Dog Bone Toy: available in 3 sizes, $13.95-$22.95, Savvy + Grace, Westport

3. Earth Animal ‘The Feast’ Holiday No-Hide Chew: made of turkey, pumpkin and cranberries, Earth Animal, Westport

4. Icee Machine, $130, Groove, Westport

5. Pop-Art Custom Silhouettes on Plexiglass by local artist Antonio Munoz, price available upon request, AntonioMStudio.com

6. Woodland Nesting Doll Set, $28, terrain, Westport

7. Pendleton Camp Pet Bed, $124, terrain, Westport

8. Savannah Bee 'Bee the Balm' Gift Set, $19.99, Savannah Bee, Westport

9. JoJo Maman Bébé Blend & Make Wooden Smoothie Set, $39, JoJo Maman Bébé, Westport

10. Oh Spit Baby Gifts Eco-Friendly, Resin Necklace Personalized With Any Child’s Name, $32, email Ohspitbaby@gmail.com to place your custom order

11. Barbie Dream House, $189.99, Awesome Toys & Gifts, Westport

12. Globber Electric Scooter, $279.99, Awesome Toys & Gifts, Westport

13.  Locally Grown PJ Set, $32, sizes from 6 months to 6T, shopthe203.com

  • Westport Cut & Shave Haircut and Shave Package, $90, Westport Cut & Shave
  • James Banks Tiny Baby Asterope Migration Bracelet, $720, available at Mitchells
  • Holebrook Swedish Lined Wind-Proof Sweater, $275, Stephen Kempson London, Westport
  • Save the Duck 100% Animal-Free, Highest Technology Fabric and Fill Quilted 'Skin' Jacket, $248, available at Savvy + Grace, Westport
  • Chewy Vuiton Dog Bone Toy: available in 3 sizes, $13.95-$22.95, available at Savvy + Grace, Westport
  • Ugg Indoor/Outdoor Full Grain Leather Loafer with Sherpa Lining, $120.00, available at Savvy + Grace, Westport
  • Earth Animal ‘The Feast’ Holiday No-Hide Chew: made of turkey, pumpkin and cranberries, Earth Animal, Westport
  • Sticks & Stones Massage: The perfect combination…hot stones relax while heated bamboo sticks relieve tension: Dream Spa & Salon $150
  • Beyond Yoga Alloy Ombré High-Waist Leggings, $110, available at Pure Barre Westport
  • JL Rocks 18K Ice Drop Diamond Laser Cut Necklace On a Bubble Chain With 9 Diamonds, .54 Ct. Available in rose, white or yellow gold, $1400, JL Rocks, Westport
  • Field Trip Snacks Free Range Turkey No Antibiotics Cracked Pepper Turkey Stick, makes a great stocking stuffer, $2.00 each, Field Trip Snacks, Westport
  • Savannah Bee Company Royal Jelly Body Butter: like a mini spa in a jar, $16 - $28 depending on size, Savannah Bee Company, Westport
  • Welden Bags Excursion Saddle Bag in Stone, $395, available at Fred Sip + Shop, Westport, or www.weldenbags.com
  • Kerri Rosenthal Patchwork Love Dark Orange + Pink 100% Cashmere Sweater; $350.00, Kerri Rosenthal, Westport
  • Savannah Bee Company Sourwood Reserve Honey: Each bottle is numbered, dipped in beeswax and signed by the founder of the company, $99, Savannah Bee Company
  • Pop-Art Custom Silhouettes on Plexiglass by local artist Antonio Munoz, Perfect for children and pets, price available upon request www.antoniomstudio.com
  • The Large Perforated Bucket Bag in Cognac, $60, shown with the Sophisticated Strap, $40, www.eleven11box.com
  • Woodland Nesting Doll Set, $28.00, terrain, Westport
  • Homemade Gin Kit, $58, terrain, Westport
  • Outdoor Survival Kit $24, terrain Westport
  • Pendleton Camp Pet Bed $124, terrain, Westport
  • Vineyard Vines Football Whale Long-Sleeve Pocket T-Shirt $48, Vineyard Vines, Westport
  • Stephen Kempson London Custom Jacket, starting at $1850, Stephen Kempson London, Westport
  • Savannah Bee 'Bee the Balm' Gift Set, $19.99, Savannah Bee, Westport
  • JoJo Maman Bébé Blend & Make Wooden Smoothie Set, $39, JoJo Maman Bébé, Westport
  • Hand Painted Fender Strat Replica Electric Guitar By V. Andriotis, price available upon request, available at Westport River Gallery
  • Blow Dry Westport Gift Card and The Perfect Shower Cap to protect your beautiful blowout! Gift cards available in 3, 6, 12, and 52 packs, Blow Dry, Westport
  • Oh Spit Baby Gifts Eco-Friendly, Resin Necklace Personalized With Any Child’s Name, $32, email Ohspitbaby@gmail.com to place your custom order
  • Barbie Dream House, $189.99, Awesome Toys & Gifts, Westport
  • Globber Electric Scooter, $279.99, Awesome Toys & Gifts, Westport
  • 203 Pint Glass (2 pack) + Wooden Bottle Opener, $25, shopthe203.com
  • 203 Locally Grown PJ Set, $32, sizes from 6 months to 6T, shopthe203.com
  • Santos De Cartier Watch, Large Model, Automatic, Gold and Steel, Interchangeable Leather and Metal Bracelets, price available upon request, Lenox Jewelers
  • Ballon Bleu De Cartier Watch 36 MM, Yellow Gold, Diamonds, price available upon request, Lenox Jewelers
  • "September Sky" by Kris Davenport Toohey is inspired by the vibrant Saugatuck salt-marshes, 20 x 20 inches, oil, $900, www.KrisDavenportToohey.com
  • Mantel Stocking Holder,  2.75" X 9.75" $40, Tusk Home + Design, Westport
  • James Banks Tiny Baby Asterope Migration Bracelet, $720, available at Mitchells
  • 1420 Hemped Rye Whiskey, Handcrafted in small batches from rye, corn and hemp seed, $39.99, SoNo 1420’s distillery in South Norwalk
  • Puffer Beany Hat... the perfect winter accessory. Customize with any school name, catch phrase or your favorite saying, $50, thepaperalley.com