shop local for the guys on your list

by Valerie

in indie shopping

Happy Cyber Monday, friends! I know how hard it is to shop for the men in your life, so I’ve pulled together this little gift guide featuring DC area designers and artists (including myself) who make cool stuff for dudes…all handmade, of course. Just click on the images to be taken to their shops for more information, and to purchase.

Check it out:

handmade tie from Derringer Friday

rust plaid wool tie, Derringer Friday

handcrafted belt from Jon Wye

dinosaurs making toast belt, Jon Wye

handcrafted shaving kit from Herban Lifestyle

MAN shaving kit, Herban Lifestyle

wool houndstooth dopp kit from See Katie Sew

wool & leather dopp kit, See Katie Sew

handprinted moleskine notebook

handprinted moleskine, GoshDarnKnit

tweed ipad cover by Holland Cox

tweed iPad cover, Holland Cox

photographic collage of hockey game

photographic collage, Matthew Parker

A few things for the little dudes, too!

baby afro T-shirt from Bernos

baby afro t-shirt, Bernos

handmade plush squirrel from Tigerflight

sheldon the squirrel, Tigerflight

3D monkey collage from Artmonger

3D monkey collage, Artmonger

handbound book with LEGO base plates

handbound LEGO notebook, Moonlight Bindery

Remember friends, shopping local is better for the economy, plus it’ll make you feel good. 🙂 Also, your dude will have really cool stuff that none of the other dudes he knows will have! Let me know if you need help finding something awesome and handmade for the guys on your list!


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