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As you all know, we love supporting our area small businesses. Of course we adore big box stores, too, but nothing beats a friendly face at a local retailer, especially during the holidays. This season we’ve rounded up our favorite local gifts for everyone on your list. Not only are these gifts top-quality items, but they are all under $50, too. Make your list, check it twice, and hit these local retailers for the very best presents under $50 in Atlanta!

HOME DECOR & MORE

City pint & rocks glasses

Perfect for the area craft beer or cocktail connoisseur, these skyline glasses are a nod to local flavors. The glasses feature our own etched Atlanta skyline and state outline. Find them at Crafted Westside for $15 to $18 depending on size.

City Pint & Rocks Glasses, $15-$18 at Crafted | Image: Crafted

City pint & rocks glasses, $15 to $18, at Crafted | Image: Crafted

I Love Atlanta party cups

Headed to a holiday cocktail party? Bring these to the hostess. She’ll enjoy mixing up a post-party Bloody Mary in them the next morning. Find them online from Atlanta retailer When It Rains Paper Co.

I Love Atlanta Party Cups, $15 at When It Rains Paper | Image: When It Rains Paper

I Love Atlanta party cups, $15, at When It Rains Paper Co. | Image: When It Rains Paper Co.

Candle-making kit

Your DIY friends will enjoy trying their hand at in-home candle making with this candle-making kit by Candlefish. Candlefish is the premier candle shop in Atlanta, and this kit allows you to bring the experience home. Shop it at Candlefish for $48.

Candle Making Kit, $48 at Candlefish | Image: Candlefish

Candle-making kit, $48, at Candlefish | Image: Candlefish

My Bucket List journal

For the dreamer on your list, pick-up a My Bucket List journal from Sugarboo & Co. She can fill it up with all of her hopes and dreams and think of you every time she opens it. Find it for $38 at Sugarboo & Co.

My Bucket List Journal, $38 at Sugarboo & Co. | Image: Sugarboo & Co.

My Bucket List journal, $38, at Sugarboo & Co. | Image Sugarboo & Co.

Laguiole olive wood cheese set

Entertaining has never been easier with Westside Provision’s Hudson | Grace. The shop specializes in all things entertaining, so you know it’s bound to have the best of the best. For gifting, we’re fans of their olive wood cheese set available for $48 at Hudson | Grace.

Laguiole Olive Wood Cheese Set, $48 at Hudson Grace | Image: Hudson Grace

Laguiole olive wood cheese set, $48, at Hudson | Grace | Image: Hudson | Grace

Penley Santa Coasters

Steve Penley is one of Atlanta’s most iconic artists. If you can’t get your hands on one of his original pieces to give, these jolly coasters will certainly fit the bill. They’re available online or at Lucy’s Market for $45 for a set of four.

Steve Penley Santa coasters, $45 for set of four, online and at Lucy’s Market | Image: Steve Penley

R. Wood Studio floral dipping bowl

When all else fails for the person who is impossible to shop for, start a collection for them. R. Wood Studio pottery comes in a variety of shapes and colors and is perfect for the recipient who has you stumped. Start with this sweet floral dipping bowl found at Steve McKenzie’s for $36.

Floral dipping bowl, $36, at Steve McKenzie’s | Image: Steve McKenzie’s

Hand-painted ornaments

If you’re headed to an ornament swap this Christmas, wow guests with a hand-painted ornament from Lucy’s Market. The ornaments come in a variety of motifs, and the hardest part will be narrowing down your selection. Shop them for $38 to $42.50 at Lucy’s Market.

Hand-Painted Ornaments, $38-$42.50 at Lucy’s Market | Image: CatMax Photography

Hand-painted ornaments, $38 to $42.50, at Lucy’s Market | Image: CatMax Photography

BATH & BEAUTY

Limited Edition Lip Velvet Trio

We wouldn’t blame you if you added Clove + Hallow’s Limited Edition Lip Velvet Trio, $45, to your own wish list for Santa. However, if you simply must gift it, any beauty maven would be thrilled to receive the set. Find it online.

Limited Edition Lip Velvet Trio, $45 online at Clove + Hallow | Image: Clove + Hallow

Limited Edition Lip Velvet Trio, $45, online at Clove + Hallow | Image: Clove + Hallow

Love Is In The Hair kit

Little Barn Apothecary’s owners might be men, but these dudes definitely know a thing or two about hair care. This trio of goodness helps recipients achieve beach waves, shiny strands and fresh tresses. Find it for $35 at Little Barn Apothecary.

Love is in the Hair Kit, $35 at Little Barn Apothecary | Image: Little Barn Apothecary

Love Is In The Hair kit, $35, Little Barn Apothecary | Image: Little Barn Apothecary

Grits and honey face scrub

Seeking a gift for the natural beauty enthusiast? Look no further than HollyBeth Organic’s grits and honey face scrub. It utilizes good old-fashioned Southern grits as its main exfoliating ingredient. Shop it at Fig & Flower for $39.

HollyBeth Organics Grits and Honey Scrub, $39 at Fig & Flower | Image: HollyBeth Organics

HollyBeth Organics grits and honey scrub, $39, at Fig & Flower | Image: HollyBeth Organics

Merben jute body brush

Give the gift of radiant skin this holiday season with the Merben jute body brush. Who doesn’t want to glow into the new year, especially after a month of indulgence? Find it for $35 at Waiting on Martha Home.

Merben jute body brush, $35, at Waiting on Martha Home | Image: Waiting on Martha Home

Harper + Ari exfoliating sugar cubes

Stock up on Harper + Ari exfoliating sugar cubes, and help your student skyrocket to favorite pupil status. All teachers deserve a little “treat yourself” moment, and we’re sure this gift is exactly the kind of treat they’d love to have. Shop it online for $22 at Boho Bus.

Harper & Ari Exfoliating Sugar Cubes, $22 online at Boho Bus | Image: Boho Bus

Harper + Ari exfoliating sugar cubes, $22, online at Boho Bus | Image: Boho Bus

Teleties

Teleties make the perfect stocking stuffer. They’re small, cute, colorful and most of all, functional. Waiting on Martha Home has a set of three for $10 in a variety of hues.

Teleties, $11 at Waiting on Martha Home | Image: Waiting on Martha Home

Teleties, $10, at Waiting on Martha Home | Image: Waiting on Martha Home

Apoterra night balm

Described as helping you “wake up with a rejuvenated and clarified complexion,” this little tub of miracle cream would be the perfect gift for the party gal on your list. Shop it for $45 at Coco + Mischa.

Apoterra Night Balm, $45 at Coco + Mischa | Image: Nicole Letts

Apoterra night balm, $45, at Coco + Mischa | Image: Nicole Letts

Smith & Cult nail polish

It’s no secret that tweens adore painted nails. Please the preteen in your life with a bottle (or two) of Smith & Cult nail polish. Available for $18 each at Woo Skincare + Cosmetics.

Smith & Cult nail polish, $18, at Woo Skincare + Cosmetics

Smith & Cult nail polish, $18, at Woo Skincare + Cosmetics

Rodin luxury lipstick

Few things make a woman feel more glamorous than red lipstick. A luxurious red lipstick? Well that’s the cherry on top. Shop Red Hedy and other shades for $38 at Ann Mashburn.

Rodin luxury lipstick, $18, at Ann Mashburn

Rodin luxury lipstick, $38, at Ann Mashburn

FASHION & ACCESSORIES

Admiral Row Atlanta necklace

Give the gift of city pride with this dainty ATL necklace by Admiral Row. Find it at Crafted Westside for $30.

ATL Necklace, $30 at Crafted Westside | Image: Crafted Westside

ATL necklace, $30, at Crafted Westside | Image: Craft Westside

Wellspring Living scarf

We love a gift that warms the heart, and this scarf by Crosby by Mollie Burch does just that. Proceeds from the scarf benefit Atlanta-based non-profit Wellspring Living to help victims of sex trafficking. Shop it online at Crosby by Mollie Burch for $48.

Wellspring Living Scarf, $48 online at Crosby by Mollie Burch | Image: Crosby by Mollie Burch

Wellspring Living scarf, $48, online at Crosby by Mollie Burch | Image: Crosby by Mollie Burch

Minimalist ring dish

For your BFF who just got engaged, or for your MIL who has it all, we recommend a stunning ring dish. Created by Atlanta’s own Courtney Hamill, this ring dish is handmade in porcelain and features 22k gold lines. The recipient will cherish it for years to come. Shop it online at honeycomb-studio.com for $16.

Minimalist Ring Dish, $16 at Honeycomb Studio | Image: Honeycomb Studio

Minimalist ring dish, $16, at Honeycomb Studio | Image: Honeycomb Studio

Jewelry pouch

If you’re gifting someone special a new piece of jewelry, go ahead and give her this stylish jewelry pouch to house it. Find this at South of Hampton in-store or online here for $32, which includes the cost of monogramming.

Jewelry pouch, $25, at South of Hampton

Jewelry pouch, $32, at South of Hampton | Image: South of Hampton

Petite Elean posts

If your loved one prefers a more understated look, these simple Judith Bright studs are just the ticket. They’re dainty and filled 14k gold. Perfection! Find them online for $43.

Petite Elean Posts, $43 at Judith Bright | Image: Judith Bright

Petite Elean posts, $43, at Judith Bright | Image: Judith Bright

Flat pouch

Lunch money never looked so good. Gift your 16-going-on-22 teen this vibrant pouch ideal for a student ID, cash, car keys and other small trinkets. Available for $36 at River Mint Finery.

Flat pouch, $36, at River Mint Finery | Image: River Mint Finery

Plaid blanket scarf

With UGA heading into the playoffs, your favorite Dawgs fan will surely love cozying up with a red and black blanket scarf. At $26, this item is a steal, too! Find it online at Boho Bus.

Plaid Blanket Scarf, $26 online at Boho Bus | Image: Boho Bus

Plaid blanket scarf, $26, online at Boho Bus | Image: Boho Bus

Guardian angel bracelet

E Newton bracelets are meant to be stacked, and the Guardian Angel bracelet, $35, makes the perfect first step. Find E Newton bracelets and other designs online at Erika Reade.

Guardian Angel Bracelet, $35 at Erika Reade | Image: Erika Reade

Guardian Angel bracelet, $35, at Erika Reade | Image: Erika Reade

Rabbit ponytail holder

Perhaps an unusual place for faux fur, a rabbit ponytail holder makes a chic and stylish statement. You’ll find this navy pouf at Ann Mashburn for $25.

Rabbit fur ponytail holder, $25 at Ann Mashburn | Image: Ann Mashburn

Rabbit faux fur ponytail holder, $25, at Ann Mashburn | Image: Ann Mashburn

FOR THE GUYS

Grooming essentials kit

Want your man groomed to the nines this holiday season? Don’t miss out on this Olivina Men grooming essentials kit from The Cosmetic Market, with locations in Middle Tennessee, Chattanooga and Alpharetta. This all-inclusive kit truly has it all. With shave prep, beard oil, all-in-one scrub, body wash, conditioning cream and deodorant, it’s a true steal at only $35.

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Olivina Men grooming essential kit, $35, at The Cosmetic Market

COCKTAILS & FOODSTUFFS

Coopers’ Craft Bourbon

If you’re looking for a unique gift, try Coopers’ Craft. Passed through three woods before it’s bottled, its flavor is delectable for bourbon aficionados while remaining approachable for newbies. Find it at your local liquor store for anywhere from $21 to $24.

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Santa Salt by Beautiful Briny Sea

A knowledgeable cook is always willing (and wanting) to expand her repertoire. Blow her taste buds away with holly jolly Santa Salt by Beautiful Briny Sea. Find it at Peridot for $8.

Santa Salt, $8 at Peridot | Image: Beautiful Briny Sea

Santa Salt, $8, at Peridot | Image: Beautiful Briny Sea

Holeman and Finch Bloody Mary Mix

Pair Holeman and Finch Bloody Mary mix with the I Love Atlanta party cups from above and some pickled okra, and you’ve got one fantastic gift. Holiday hostesses and spice seekers alike will thank you. Shop it at H&F Bottle Shop for $11 a bottle.

H&F Bloody Mary Mix, $11 at H&F Bottle Shop | Image: Garnish & Gather

H&F Bloody Mary Mix, $11, at H&F Bottle Shop | Image: Garnish & Gather

Cider variety pack

While craft beer might be all the rage, craft cider is hot on its heels. Those in tune with the craft scene will be impressed and intrigued by the Urban Tree Cidery Variety Pack of three ciders. Find it for $41 at Urban Tree Cidery.

Cider Variety Pack, $41 at Urban Tree Cidery | Image: Urban Tree Cidery

Cider Variety Pack, $41, at Urban Tree Cidery | Image: Urban Tree Cidery

Callie’s cinnamon biscuits

Hot little cinnamon biscuits just scream Christmas morning by the fire. Scoop up these frozen treats for your neighbors to bring holiday cheer to your ‘hood. Find them at Callie’s Hot Little Biscuit for $40.

Cinnamon Biscuits, $40 at Callie’s Hot Little Biscuit | Image: Callie’s Charleston Biscuits

Cinnamon biscuits, $40, at Callie’s Hot Little Biscuit | Image: Callie’s Charleston Biscuits

Stamey’s salty dill pickles

The legend of the Christmas pickle ornament says the first person to find the pickle hidden in the tree gets an extra present on Christmas. Pair a jar of Stamey’s salty dills with a Christmas pickle ornament for a cute gift. Find the pickles for $11 at Floral Park Market.

Stamey’s Salty Dill Pickles, $11 at Floral Park Market | Image: Floral Park Market

Stamey’s salty dill pickles, $11, at Floral Park Market | Image: Floral Park Market

FOR THE PETS

Gingerbread man dog toy

Don’t leave Fido out of the Christmas cookie fun; he deserves one too! This gingerbread man dog toy would certainly make him lick his chops. Find it for $15 at Waiting on Martha Home.

Gingerbread Man Dog Toy, $15 at Waiting on Martha Home | Image: Waiting on Martha Home

Gingerbread man dog toy, $15, at Waiting on Martha Home | Image: Waiting on Martha Home

All-natural Christmas dog treats

Surprise your dog-lover BFF (whose pup has his own Instagram account) with these Big Daddy Biscuits. They are all-natural crunchy peanut butter treats in iconic Christmas shapes. Find them online or at select area pet retailers for $9.50.

All Natural Christmas Dog Treats, $9.50 at Select Pet Retailers | Image: Big Daddy Biscuits

All-natural Christmas dog treats, $9.50, online and at select pet retailers | Image: Big Daddy Biscuits

“Sparkling or Still?” pet bowl

Sparkling or still for your pet, ma’am? This bowl is full of cheeky fun for pet lovers. Shop it at Steve McKenzie’s for $44.

“Sparkling or Still?” dog bowl, $44, at Steve McKenzie’s | Image: Steve McKenzie’s

FOR THE KIDS

Mini Blabla deer doll

Blabla dolls are made right here in Atlanta, which is just one of the many reasons we love them. This festive fawn is sure to bring a smile to any child’s face. Find it at Blabla Kids for $46.

Blabla Doll Deer, $46 at Blabla Kids | Image: Blabla Kids

Blabla deer doll, $46, at Blabla Kids | Image: Blabla kids

Paper doll kit

We love anything that involves pushing aside the electronics, and this paper doll kit is such a fun activity for little ones. It includes a moveable paper doll, two perforated sheets of outfits and accessories, 15 mini brads for assembly and one storage envelope. For $31.50 from Hester & Cook, gift your little one with this kit, and she’ll be busy all day long!

Paper doll kit, $31.50, at Hester & Cook

Plaid flannel blanket

If you know any December babies making their debut, pick up a plaid flannel blanket to keep them cozy all season. Their mamas will appreciate it! Find one at Baby Braithwaite for $42.

Plaid Flannel Blanket, $42 at Baby Braithwaite | Image: Baby Braithwaite

Plaid flannel blanket, $42, at Baby Braithwaite | Image: Baby Braithwaite

The Sewanee Night Before Christmas

Putting a decidedly Southern spin on the classic Christmas poem, this new release by Southern author Katie Porterfield celebrates all things Sewanee: The University of the South. With delightful illustrations by Christi Teasley, this story replaces reindeer with tigers, and Santa wears purple and fills stockings with items from familiar shops in this quaint Southern town. Find it for $18.99 at Cathedral Book Store or online.

The Sewanee Night Before Christmas, $18.99, online or in select Southern retailers

The Sewanee Night Before Christmas, $18.99, online or at Cathedral Book Store

Deer baby teether

Add a wooden deer baby teether to the plaid flannel blanket above for an extra-special holiday-themed gift. This Rudolph teether is eco-friendly, too. Find it for $15 at EcoHome Atlanta.

Deer Baby Teether, $15 at EcoHome Atlanta | Image: EcoHome Atlanta

Deer baby teether, $15, EcoHome Atlanta | Image: EcoHome Atlanta

Fashion designer necklace

For the budding fashion designer in your life, scoop up a fashion designer necklace by Little Lux. The kit comes with markers, a tassel, a fashionista and a string “chain.” Find it online at Gunner & Lux and at select Atlanta retailers for $25.

Fashion Designer Necklace, $25 at Gunner & Lux | Image: Gunner & Lux

Fashion designer necklace, $25, at Gunner & Lux | Image: Gunner & Lux

Brew It Yourself Root Beer

Give a father/son gift like no other this year with Brew It Yourself Root Beer. The duo will love experimenting with home brewing for all ages. Available for $17 at Rhen’s Nest Toy Shop.

Brew it Yourself Root Beer, $17 at Rhen’s Nest Toy Shop | Image: Rhen’s Nest Toy Shop

Brew It Yourself Root Beer, $17, at Rhen’s Nest Toy Shop | Image: Rhen’s Nest Toy Shop

Pretty, Pretty Delilah Doll

If your little girl has grown up watching the Sugar Plum Fairy, this doll by Pretty, Pretty is essentially her own miniature version. The dolls are handmade with interchangeable clothing. Find them online at shopprettydolls.com for $48 each.

Pretty Pretty Delilah Doll, $48 online at Pretty, Pretty. | Image: Pretty, Pretty.

Pretty, Pretty Delilah Doll, $48, online at Pretty, Pretty | Image: Pretty, Pretty

Roller Rabbit toy piglet

These toy piglets are just about as cute as it gets. Available in a variety of Roller Rabbit patterns and sizes, they unfold into pillows for little heads. Find them at Roberta Roller Rabbit for $25 to $40.

Roberta Roller Rabbit toy, $25 to $40, at Roller Rabbit | Image: Roller Rabbit

FROM SB SHOP

Desk calendar

Help someone start the new year off right with a Trabeautiful 2018 desk calendar and easel. This beautiful calendar is elegant, and it makes the perfect addition to any professional’s desk. Order by December 18 for delivery by Christmas. Find it for $48 at SB Shop.

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Trabeautiful 2018 desk calendar with easel, $48, at SB Shop

OMI beads

Jewelry is always a great gift, especially when it’s unique. These “Black Lantern” OMI beads are made by Tennessee-based jewelry designer Joy Walling. They’re made with semiprecious stones and charms that give off positive energy and good vibes. Whether you’re wearing jeans or a cocktail dress, these bracelets are your perfect accessory! Order by December 12 (that’s TODAY!) for delivery by Christmas. Find the set of two bracelets at SB Shop for $48.

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“Black Lantern” OMI Beads, $48 for a set of 2, at SB Shop

Mission Mercantile flask

Mission Mercantile features products that are 100% full-grain, vegetable-tanned leather goods, and each product is made for many lifetimes, designed to improve with age. This gentleman’s essential is a timeless gift with historical origins. The best man at your wedding, college football fans, professional poker players and countless others have adopted it as a way to transport drinks when the situation requires legal, but more conspicuous means. Find it for $40 at SB Shop, and be sure to order before December 18 for it to arrive in time for Christmas!

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Mission Mercantile flask, $40, at SB Shop

BKDG Arrow Shirt

This Be Kind Do Good tee donates 100% of its profits to efforts to help clean up the devastation left behind by hurricanes Harvey, Irma and Maria, so you can feel great about gifting it. Pair it with black denim and a patterned bandana to sport a simple yet styled look while spreading some holiday cheer. Find it for $25 at SB Shop, and be sure to order by December 18 for delivery before December 25.

BKDG arrow t-shirt, $25, at SB Shop

Feather earrings

These Hearne Dry Goods feather earnings are the holiday statement piece that any friend would adore. Toss them on with a simple cashmere sweater, or don them for a holiday party. They must be ordered by December 14 in order to be at your house in time for Christmas! Find them for $35 on SB Shop.

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Feather earrings, $35, on SB Shop

Remember to shop small and support local. Enjoy the holidays!

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