Kansas City is a community bursting with makers, artists, and crafters. With the holidays quickly approaching, we've compiled a guide of over 80 local businesses throughout the metro full of unique and thoughtful gift ideas. There are so many amazing options for everyone on your list, even Aunt Ida.
Get in the holiday spirit and shop small this year. After all, nobody loves their city like Kansas City!
Spa & Goods: "Kansas City's lifestyle shop dedicated to responsibly crafted natural and organic products for the home, body and health. Here you will find nourishing items designed to simplify the way you care for yourself while being conscious of the impact you have on the environment."
Acupuncture: "We’re here to revolutionize the treatment of modern mental and physical stress through evidence based acupuncture and complementary healthcare."
Cooking School + Events: "Our classes are Hands On, designed for lots of participation and fun! We occasionally offer Demonstration format, but both formats include a full meal to be enjoyed family style with your class mates, wine pairings and/or cocktails."
Fresh Juice: "Raw. Organic. Cold Pressed. Vegan. Made-to-Order. Delivered.. Shop online for KC-area delivery. Juice with a purpose: Each purchase directly supports donkey rescue and donkey-assisted therapy!"
Day Spa: "A luxurious day spa nestled in Briarcliff Village just North of downtown Kansas City. The Spa at Briarcliff offers a high-end spa experience and a wide variety of rejuvenating services."
Full-Service Spa: "'Radiant skin' IS our philosophy. We want it and we know you want it. So we’re on a mission to find it. Together. Through thoughtful consultation and real goal-setting, we can help you achieve restored youthful radiance."
Friends of the Arboretum Membership: "The Friends support the Arboretum with annual membership opportunities, a donor program, special events throughout the season, and educational and volunteer programs."
Natural Skin Care Products: "Our products are made with high quality plant oils and therapeutic grade essential oils. You will never find any fragrance oils, palm oil, or synthetic chemicals in our product. WildCraft Co. is a small batch personal care company established in 2014 in Kansas City, MO owned and operated by community herbalist, Sarah Preu."
Organic Skin Care: "SKIN™ is a line of natural skin care and body products made with organic ingredients and oils each with a specific healing component in mind. Crafted by hand, each product delivers the highest quality ingredients in their purest form to nourish, heal and provide that extra touch of pampering goodness."
Hotel & Spa: "The newly renovated Spa at The Elms—an expansive 25,000-square-foot facility—offers a place where you can spend your days in serenity with pampering spa treatments and a wide array of amenities. And for relaxation in the privacy of your room or suite, Spa at the Elms offers in-room couple's massages."