Small businesses are the foundation of our communities, and they can all use some extra love this holiday season.
If you are in the Portland area and looking to shop-small we’ve put together a list of some of our favorite spots with links to their COVID shopping guidelines so that you can feel safe and informed as you shop for your loved ones.
Thousands of stores across the country are offering private shopping appointments, curbside pick-up, and seasonal specials so be sure to check out what’s available in your area – we guarantee you’ll feel some extra holiday cheer this year when you shop near. 🎁
Betsy and Iya:
1777 NW 24th Ave
Full of jewelry, clothing, accessories, and more, this NW boutique can easily be a one-stop-shop for all your gifting needs. Independent artists and designers from all over the country have stocked the shelves, and a piece from their signature line of jewelry is sure to be on at least one of your shopping lists.
Slabtown Location: 2139 NW Raleigh St Suite 108
North Location: 3811 N Mississippi Ave
Whether you are shopping for a seasoned green thumb or some succulents for a newbie plant owner, Pistils is a magical place to find some greenery. Their friendly and knowledgeable team will help you select the right plant vessel for a one-of-a-kind gift.
Powell’s City of Books:
1005 W Burnside St
Books! All of the books! Do we need to say more?! If their inventory is overwhelming that’s ok, a gift card is to the rescue.
The Yo! Store
935 NW 19TH AVE
Quite possibly the most charming selection in town of clothing, toys and books for the little ones in your life…and a few things for mom too.
404 NW 23rd Ave
For the outdoor enthusiast who appreciates long-lasting, quality-made goods. Snow Peak is stocked full of gift ideas and will surely bring a whole lot of joy for years to come.
Local Milk Run
Give the gift of good eats this season with a holiday delivery or subscription from Local Milk Run. Partnering with local farmers, butchers, bakers and makers, this will be the freshest gift under the tree.
Bridge and Burn
1029 SW Harvey Milk St
Bridge and Burn features seasonal collections of clothing designed in Portland and inspired by the PNW. Check all the boxes with high quality, comfortable, and thoughtfully designed pieces.
1210 SE Grand Ave
Spartan Shop offers a beautiful assortment of home goods, lighting, furniture, art, décor, bath + body products, and fine jewelry. If you have someone on your list who is traditionally hard to shop for, you are sure to find the perfect gift here.
Rejuvenation Holiday Pop Up
1100 SE Grand Ave
Shop seasonal florals + wreaths from Fieldwork Flowers, handwoven baskets from Amsha, + gifts from a curated assortment of Portland makers.
40 NW 10th Ave
Shop over 200 PNW brands all in one place and earn extra credit on supporting local makers! There’s something for everyone on your list (including yourself) at this fun NW spot.
NE: 1520 NE Broadway
NW: 2315 NW Westover
Making a house a home since 1975, Kitchen Kaboodle is a cook’s paradise. From tabletop décor to appliances, the foodie in your life won’t be disappointed.