Procrastinators rejoice. With only a few days left, shopping online is not even an option anymore, not that you would even consider that when you have a wealth of local Brooklyn businesses to choose from. Here are some of our favorite shops that will delight, family, friends and hosts alike.
JoMart Chocolates was founded by Martin Rogak in 1946 and is now run by 3rd generation candymaker Michael Rogak. JoMart manufactures all of their products on the premises where they still hand-dip all of their chocolates. Products range from chocolate bars to chocolate novelties, a full range of assorted chocolates featuring their world famous handmade marshmallows. Gift certificates are available.
Smart Hair Studio specializes in organic hair coloring, organic facials, eco-friendly nails, and much more. HOLIDAYS are about GIVING! Give a gift of BEAUTY to your LOVED ONES. 10% OFF your gift certificate purchase.
*Please check the website for other specials*”
Red Hook/Downtown Brooklyn
Headquarters / Roastery / Tasting Room
499 Van Brunt Street, Unit 3A
Brooklyn, New York 11231
Cafe – Dekalb Market
445 Albee Square West
Brooklyn, NY 11201
Nobletree Coffee is the culmination of passion and precision. Through their dedicated work as farmers, roasters, and baristas, they offer specialty coffees meticulously produced on their own farms and sourced from around the world.
This Holiday season, get a Coffee Gift Set from Nobletree Coffee – 2 sets, each includes an 8oz bag of coffee from their farm in Brazil and a single origin option.
157 Fifth Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11217
(between Lincoln and St. Johns)
This Holiday season, treat that special someone to a d’mai Urban Spa gift card. This full-service spa offers a full range of face and body treatments in a laid-back, relaxing atmosphere.
Liddabit Sweets is committed to using as many local and seasonal ingredients as possible to create fresh, delectable, responsibly made sweets for you to enjoy. Their products are delicious, unique, and handmade with pride locally, in Brooklyn.
Awesome Brooklyn is a family-owned independent gift store located in the PLG area of Brooklyn with smart, well-designed, cool, and culturally aware gifts. Here are the sorts of goods they carry: Hip-hop and pop culture enthusiasts can buy a Rihanna candle, a Biggy Smalls Christmas Ornament and a variety of cool Beyonce keychains, cards, and magnets or a Michael Jackson record clock. Woke feminists can find Michelle Obama pouches, Ruth Bader Ginsburg mugs, The Future is Female keychains and Chirlane de Blasio cards. They have scarves, wallets and weekend bags for women. Money clips and socks for men. Well-designed barware, pillows, and other gifts for your home. You can also pick up a coveted BKLYNER T or tote, which help support BKLYNER’s #saveBKLYNER campaign.
Marine Park Coffee was founded in 2017 to serve the coffee needs of the Marine Park community and surrounding areas. They strive to use and sell only locally roasted beans, and aim to cater to all of their neighbors — from those that brew at home to the macchiato aficionado. Gift cards now available on marineparkcoffee.com.
This Holiday season, Gourmanoff supermarket is your destination for gourmet gifts from around the world, including products from France, Germany, Italy, Uzbekistan, Ukraine, Latvia and Russia. Rows of caviar, unique cooking artisan oils, cheeses, countless assortments of teas, candies, chocolate, cookies and so much more. What could be better than saying Happy holidays with gourmet gift baskets for the whole family?
Brooklyn ARTery offers one-of-a kind, affordable and fine quality handmade merchandise. Their mission is to inspire people to buy handmade merchandise and to support working artists. Here you will find a variety of goods from handbags and jewelry to reclaimed merchandise, artisanal food, home decor, housewares, health and green beauty products. You can also support independent local news through the purchase of a BKLYNER T or canvas bag sold here.
The Holiday Gift Guide is part of BKLYNER’s series to promote Shop Local, Shop in Brooklyn. For more information email HERE.