By: Katarina Kovacevic

 

‘Tis the season of thanks and giving! With the holidays on the horizon, many of us find ourselves, yet again, searching for the perfect client gifts. This year, why not go local? Gilbert is full of crafty residents and skilled artisans who sell small-batch, quality goods that will help you stand out from the crowd. Here are just a few of our favorites!

  1. Malisay Designs

This handstamped jewelry is affordable and incredibly stylish—plus easy to personalize with initials, dates, charms and more. Choose from necklaces, bracelets, earrings and even golf ball markers.

  1. Citizen Home Décor

Spread some AZ love with handcrafted woodwork, including state-themed ornaments, wall art, coasters and postcards, all made by the husband-and-wife team of Scott and Chelsea Goodson.

  1. Lather Bath Bar

The best place to find these luxury hand-poured soaps is at the Made With Love Market right here in Downtown Gilbert. Just follow the delicious scent to the best-smelling booth in the line-up!

  1. Ellie Brook Designs

Looking for a line of locally-made, clean-burning soy wax candles? Gilbert moms Alana and Michelle have you covered with non-toxic scented candles that even come in spectacular seasonal varieties.

  1. M&J Chocolate Couture

Based in Higley, AZ, this brand of handmade local chocolates honors the Southwest’s dynamic flavors while still serving-up some of your favorite traditional creations. Your clients will love you for these!

You’ll find SO many more incredible vendors at Made with Love Market, the Gilbert Farmer’s Market and the Gilbert Art Walk. Our Town is full of creative talent! 

Katarina Kovacevic is the owner of Redefined Communications, a company offering blogging and ghostwriting services for women in leadership, and female-focused and purpose-driven businesses. She’s also the founder and editor of RUBY Media, a digital media company that promotes female camaraderie, supports sisterhood and inspires women to make a difference in the world. You can connect with Katarina on Instagram or LinkedIn, or with RUBY on Instagram, Facebook or Twitter.