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BUY LOCAL, GIFT LOCAL
BY MICHELLE GABRIELLE CENTAMORE
’Tis the season to give! Not sure what to get
your special friend, colleague or loved one?
Give the gift that keeps on giving this season
by shopping local!
When you shop local, you’re making a
positive difference by helping small businesses
and entrepreneurs thrive and thus
the community at large. A lot of heart goes
into locally made products, too, which makes
gifting these items that much more special.
Need suggestions? We got you covered!
What was initially
started as a small personalized
by two best friends from
college is now a source for
a fantastic gift and party
water bottles, large trays,
buckets, statement piece(s)
for your home. Customize
napkins, cups or favors.
Raleigh's Poultry Farm
Kick it old school this holiday
season! Shop local, eat local and gift
local with Raleigh’s Poultry Farm.
Bring their farm to your loved one’s
table with organic poultry, fresh
eggs, baked items, beef, eggs and
wild salmon. 335 Old Indian Head
Rd., Kings Park. raleighsfarm.com
Em and Liz
Think pink and treat the young
supergirl princess in your life to
some sparkly girl-powered gifts
by Em and Liz. Themed, monthly
surprise girlie gift subscription
items designed to foster creative,
imaginative play and self-expression
Make happy dreams come true with
dream catchers adorned with magical
crystals, dried flowers from local flower
shops, and whimsical ribbons. Fancy up a
newborn with beautiful, floral headbands.
Wine stoppers embellished with gemstones
like rose quartz or amethyst are perfect for
any wine aficionado!
help girls experience and
prolong the magic of girlhood
month after month. emandliz.
com $25-$255 plus shipping
depending on delivery plan.
Warm up this holiday season with Nuna Knits. Farm meets fashion with
the manufacturing of responsibly harvested and local yarns and products
including knitted socks and garments. Specialty items include felted soaps.
50 East Main Street, Riverhead. nunaknits.com $28-$300.