The 6th Annual Holiday Swing Gift Guide

The 2016 Holiday Swing Gift Guide

Our makers really are the best.

So, we created a nifty guide to showcase them and to show you just how many local, handmade, unique, and awesome gifts you can score at The 6th Annual Holiday Swing!  If you click on their names, you’ll be taken to their websites so you can see more of what they create.  We’ve also got some nifty info at the bottom about why shopping small & handmade is so important this holiday season.

2D Art

{stationary, photography, painting, printing press, zines}

      bozz prints            byan fyffe               carly rae studio                cat coq

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    rose henges       hello happiness             lindsey jacobus art            indie olive

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   kristin smith          made by ing          merrylittle paper      alyissa letters

erin elizabeth   sustainable paper + craft   meadowlark paper co   kwanalee

art from architecture       ruff house art      kate sweeten          megan leong

see force art    megh knappenberger     skylab letterpress       tag team tompkins

skeye photography   black lab studio   tammy smith design          1 canoe 2

3D Art

{wood work, sculpture, ceramics, mobiles}

archival designs   amanda johnson designs       earthen vessel     claybytay

sweet destructor       lee bots          romany house       redhare leather

dan ohm       nice save         peachwood crafts        virtue & vim

genevra bell      jenny meyer-mccall      photoj              the rebookery

glazed earth        kelly lynn daniels      mudhouse studio         neat! artist studio


{quilted, knitted, crocheted, woven, stitched}

buffalo roam      hooked by kendra    whimsy vintage     star thrower farm

native moments  paper heart scissors    hook & loop pennants   ladybits knits

bearded fellas       whisker row       ben, there!       knotty cupcakes

micael elrod      stitchouse         tall pines          romany house


{clothes, toys, accessories}

3 lemons co.        milkweed baby      exodus cry       goose monkey tees

little bug baby        lulu & the boys     shop its vann       the gabled nook

mewe designs     no coast creature    tigersheep friends    sarah beth co.


{good for your body & soul}

wild wash soap co.    nectar republic      bear soap co.      central candle co.

lake candles   little rascals beauty   dk soap & design  messner family farm

nuture botanicals                     wood + wick                      ten three labs


{home, garden, pets}

ampersand design     mackenzie monroe     diynosaur     head & heart

  good afternoonan      grace d. chin        green bee  kc      kitschup creations

eighty acres   beer paws     flowers along the tracks  francis & faith

furcute        roundhouse exchange     marvelous things


tabled              bee sweet                loveletter studio


wood + salt        shigouri woodworking       microgardens


To Wear


amelie’s anomalies          duplika          enve designs           janesko

kayinem creations    kristin christopher   little ms. wendy bird   lost & found design

meadowbelle market   nellie belle studios    sierra winter     trewolla designs

  bloom & thistle             wild juniper            pebbles & gold

 inkstand studio           sarah jewell olsen ceramics          gingiebee

 ducles jewelry            whiskey & bone              vintage baubles & bits

To Wear

{clothing & accessories}

chrisara designs     luca & co.       commandeer       eb leatherworks

culture flock          broken arrow          rubia rojo               kc cool

scout city         maker goods         flint & field            freedom shoe

   p’s & q’s handmade                 tucker & scout                    wanderland vintage

muchana                              whiz bang apparel                               salad goods

sandlot goods                                 flat black cult                              plume by cece

There is literally something for everyone on your list at The 6th Annual Holiday Swing!

Shopping handmade and local will keep twice as much money in the local community and it even helps the environment.

Overall, buying local is a chance to support the growing Maker Movement, meet talented artisans and small business owners who take great pride in their work, experience handmade, one-of-a-kind and meaningful gifts and support your community.

Check out this blog post Top 10 Reasons to Shop Small and this great info-graphic:

Art by Holiday Swing Maker Tigersheep Friends