Hey Guys!

Christmas is only 3 weeks away and lots of us are racking our brains to come up with the best minimalist gift for everyone in our list. I’ve compiled a list of ten good quality great gift ideas from small businesses for your loved ones. I hope you love the products I recommend!

1.Framed Abstract Painting on Linen Canvas

I like this Abstract Painting. This piece would be so good complementary to a soft color furnished living room or bedroom. This painting is on a linen canvas and 19” x 25” wooden framed. You can get it from this New York based business, From Island With Art for $250 at here

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

2.Macramé Ornaments

If you are still looking for Ornaments, here I’ve found beautiful and simple handcrafted macramé ornaments. The company, Designed to Dream Shop is from North Carolina and these ornaments are sold as a set of 3 for $30 at here

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

3.Comic Inspired Socks

Here I’ve added these Comic Inspired Socks for comic books lovers! These are very fun mismatched socks for people who does not take the life so serious 🙂  Get it from this New York based company, Mr. Misocki. One pair for $12 and available for men and women at here.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

4.Wheelthrown Tripod Planter

Is your loved one a succulent person? If yes, this 6” x 6” Wheelthrown Tripod Planter would be a good minimalist gift for her/him. This is from Brooklyn based small business, ACK Pots for $50 at here.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

5.Personalized Leather Passport Case

If looking for a unique personalized gift for a frequent international flyer one. This handcrafted Leather Passport Case could be personalized with laser engraving. A design, logo, name, initials, sign or even handwriting could be laser engraved on it. I make them by hand from cutting to stitching. My business is a Brooklyn based small company and you can find this passport case for $75 at here.

 

 

 

 

 

 

6.Bowtiful Throw Pillow

Some of us like keep buying pillows. Check out these 16”x 16” Bowtiful Throw Pillow from Richmond, Virginia based company, SweetSeasonArt. I’ve been following this brand’s social media account for 4 years and Chris draws themes for every season. I love them 🙂  You can find them for $29.99 at here.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

7.Cutting Board

Either use as a Cutting Board or serve your cheese with wine. This handmade 10” round small hand cut maple & cherry board is from Hanna Dausch from Philadelphia. Find this beauty and more for $65 at here.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

8.Crossover Cowl

Keep it less, be minimal, and be bold! A Crossover Cowl for men is such a practical accessory for the modern commuter. If I want to give such a cool gift to my dad, it would be this cowl from a Brooklyn based company, Kynsho. Find winter and summer cowls for $85 to $125 at here.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

9.Pet Products

Calling all pet parents! See this website that curates the best Pet Products from around the world to create a unique shopping experience for the modern pet parents. This New York based company, Little Beast Co., supports independent designers and brands. Here my favorite is Embroidered Dot Bed for $184, made in India. Find it at here.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

10.Turkish Towel

Have you tried Turkish Towels, some of them are also called as Peshtemal? I know why they’ve become so popular as I’ve been using them for 3 years. These cotton towels are small and lightweight for travel or beach and absorbs water perfectly just like any other towels. Prices vary from $24 to $49. Find more from this women owned New York based business at here.