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!
Apparel Store + Interior Design Firm: "ULAH is a nationally recognized boutique that offers a thoughtfully curated collection of ready-to-wear men's clothing, accessories, gifts and essentials, home accents, and interior design services."
Kansas City Hats + Beanies
Ethical Sustainable Basics: "MADI Apparel is a men & women’s undergarment brand with the dedication to Make a Difference domestically and globally. Our intimates are timeless and luxurious - therefore lowering waste. In fact, they're made from bamboo - the fastest growing plant in the world."
Handmade Custom Hats, Cups, Gifts, & More: "Handcrafted in the heart of the country, Brett & Chantelle Jackson of KC Laser Co create one of kind, eye catching, custom items to showcase your unique style, brand, and personality."
Handmade Leather Goods & Accessories: "Our handmade leather goods are a nod back to the good ol’ days, and those moments in our childhood that shaped us. Each piece is made with quality materials like genuine leather and wool felt. Every stitch seals in a memory of yesteryear."
Handsome Haircuts: "Located in downtown Overland Park, Herringbone is your headquarters for handsome hair. We provide a wide range of hairstyles, treatments, looks and helpful products that reflect your personal style and individuality in an old-school barbershop environment."
Premier Beard Care Supplier: Now that you’ve grown a beard, maintenance is essential. One key aspect of beard maintenance is the use of beard oil.
Cigar Store: "From the world’s premier puros to smokes only a mother would love, you’ll find a selection to indulge any palette...and bank roll. And with a bottomless stock of humidors, cutters, lighters, pipes, magazines and other swag, it won’t be long before you’re craving the outlaw style yourself."
Brewpub & Kitchen: "Brew Lab is: a brewery, taproom and kitchen, Kansas City’s ONLY YouBrew, where you can become the brewmaster for a day, AND the area’s favorite home brew supply store."
Distillery: "Our distillery offers daily tours, multiple bars, rentable space for private events, a 3,000 square foot historical exhibit, gift shop, and did we mention we have a slide? Because we have a slide!"
Cars + Coffee + Events: "The Fuel House is Kansas City's premier automotive country club. Work on your car, host your event, get married, have a drink, or stop by and get a coffee. With both private and public sections, The Fuel House is a one stop location for automotive enthusiast alike."