We strongly believe in supporting local. So for our 2021 holiday gift guide, we’ve partnered with our favorite small, startup, California- and Hawaii-local brands to share some worthy gifting ideas — plus some special deals. Here are the best gifts, subscriptions and stocking stuffers for all the amazing people in your life.
Most Local Makers ship worldwide so you can have a piece of the Golden State or the Aloha State no matter where you live.
For those who love craft beer, East Brother has you covered with the gift-that-keeps-giving Beer Box or pop-up party Festival Box. This award-winning Northern California brewery crafts easy-drinking classics that will surely keep you coming back for more! Use offer code GETAWAY21 for 15% off your first month’s subscription or 15% off your Festival Box purchase. eastbrotherbeer.com
We all know coffee lovers (or are them, let’s be real), but what could you possibly get that they don’t already have? This terroir-driven coffee company, founded by a sommelier, does things differently. Let them channel their inner hedonist with these sustainably- and beautifully-packaged beans. Use code HEDONISTA for 20% off your order. hedoniccoffee.com
A great stocking stuffer or gift for those on-the-go, these energy bars are made in Marin County and are packed with ancient grains, authentic sweeteners and all of the good stuff that keeps you jammin’. Vegan and gluten-free options available. Bonus: half of net proceeds go to nonprofits! Use the code LOCALGW20 for 20% off. jambar.com
From tropical floral arrangements to tasty island treats, unique art, jewelry, fashion and more — you’re sure to find the perfect gift for anyone on your shopping list. In the traditional Hawaiian culture, an offering or “honored gift” is called a ho‘okupu and wrapped in a ti leaf, which just happens to be the logo for Kauai Made, an organization of over 100 Kauai merchants all living on the beautiful garden isle. kauaimade.net
Beautiful bottles for every occasion — delicious reds, whites, Provençal rosé and sparkling wines — created by the proprietors of the highly acclaimed Amici Cellars. Reasonably priced under $25, you’ll never show up to a holiday party empty-handed again. Gift a subscription to ensure your loved one’s wine supply never runs dry. Use offer code LGSHIP for free shipping through December 31, 2021. olemawines.com
Whether you’re gifting for yourself or others, their collection of small batch, limited-edition and one-of-a-kind dips into the playful, fierce and sublime across fine art, jewelry, home goods, apothecary and culinary accessories. poetandthebench.com