San Antonio Finds & Hostess Gifts
Disclosure :: #ShopSATX2015 is a sponsored post. That said, we sourced each and every gift included in this San Antonio holiday shopping guide and included only our very favorite local ideas and companies. We encourage you to support San Antonio and shop local his holiday season for hostess gifts and more!
3 Sassy Chicks Boutique >>>
Give: S’well Water Bottle & Rewined Candle
3 Sassy Chicks is a women’s clothing and gift boutique. They offer a carefully curated selection of clothing, jewelry, accessories, candles, home goods, and children’s gifts. They are an affordable boutique and carry sizes x-small up to 3x. The best gifts for both men and women alike this season are S’well water bottles and Rewined candles. S’well bottles hold cold for 24 hours and hot for 12, are made of the highest quality stainless steel, and are offered in three sizes. Rewined candles are offered in a dozen wine scents and are handmade of 100% soy.
<<< Nuluv Goat Milk Products
Give: Facial Moisturizer
Nuluv Goat Milk Products is a family-owned and -operated business, located in the heart of the Texas Hill Country. They raise Nubian Dairy Goats, milking the girls by hand every morning and every night. All of their products start with a bowl of fresh, raw milk. They hand-make all of their goodies, right down to the packaging and labels. Their facial moisturizer is fantastic for those of us with sensitive skin. It is made with farm fresh goats milk, unrefined ivory shea butter, organic Emu oil (from their friend’s farm in Oklahoma), and pharmaceutical grade Vitamin E oil.
From Scratch Farm >>>
Give: Sweet Peppermint Sugar Body Scrub
From Scratch Farm is a two-year-old business and “farm” in Boerne. Owner Amy Bierstedt is dedicated to creating home and body products as naturally and organically as she can. From making the products in her kitchen to packaging and labeling them, Amy has her hands in every step.
Current products (lip balms, healing salves, body scrubs, and laundry detergents, plus post cards and t-shirts) are being sold online, at homemade fairs, in their shop, and in several stores throughout Texas.
<<< Karma Candle Makers
Give: Essential Karma Collection Candles
Karma Candle Makers handcrafts premium soy candles and cubes, and customers love them! They are praised for their vibrant colors; spot-on, lasting fragrances; and amazing burn times. The Essential Karma collection includes some of freshest and cleanest-smelling scents: Citrus Basil, Cranberry Citrus, Green Clover & Aloe, Lavender Pomegranate, and Simplicity. These are everyday best sellers. The Fall/Winter 2015 line brings some amazing holiday options and also includes Random Karma, home to some interesting, off-the-beaten-path fragrances. Want to smell them in person? Check out the Events tab on their website to see where they’ll be next!
Bird & Pear >>>
Give: Mexican Dress Pillow
Bird and Pear is a local, 100% handmade collection of original jewelry, home goods, and funky, fun things with a South Texas flair. One-of-a-kind Mexican dress pillows and cuff bracelets, Fiesta-ready koozies, and jewelry and other cheerful things are ready to brighten up your day, your casa, or your gift giving! They make every single item in their line by hand and are always available for custom orders. It’s all made right here in San Antonio!
<<< Rhonda J’s Shoppe
Give: Chalk Paint® by Annie Sloan, Small Annie Sloan Small Wax Pot, and a 2″ Chip Brush
Personalize your gift this holiday season with Rhonda J’s Shoppe! Rhonda J’s Shoppe sells Chalk Paint® by Annie Sloan. Attend a class at any Shoppe location and get practical advice on color and techniques from a trained stockist. Gain the confidence to express your own personal style in your home. Rhonda J’s Shoppes are more than paint shops. Each Shoppe is a unique shopping destination offering a little bit of everything! They carry a fun mix of home decor, housewares, and gifts, and an irresistible blend of today’s fashions and accessories. They are also the home of LuBella Container Candles, made locally in the Texas Hill Country town of Boerne, Texas!
Shop Rhonda J’s Shoppe: Website | Facebook | Locations: Shoppe at the Alley—555 W. Bitters Road, San Antonio, Texas 78216; Shoppe Boerne—312 River Road, Boerne, Texas 78006; Shoppe at the Railroad—203 B Railroad Street, Buda, Texas 78610
On Main-Off Main >>>
Give: Uncle Bob’s “Ugly Sweater” Knitted Bottle Cover
On Main-Off Main Gift Shop is a San Antonio tradition for the holidays. Established 32 years ago, On Main-Off Main continues to be your headquarters for stocking stuffers, cards, candles, delicious hand-dipped chocolates, books, and much more. Located in historical Monte Vista, they offer old-fashioned customer service and free parking. Open Sundays after Turkey Day.
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