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It’s go time, Buffalo! Gift giving season is here and shopping local is the trend of the year.
Not only does the shop local movement help Buffalo and Western New York’s economy and local businesses stay afloat, it’s also the perfect way to level up your gifting game in 2020. Why? Because gifts purchased from small businesses come with a story behind them and nothing says thoughtful like a gift with a story.
Step Out Buffalo’s Last Minute Holiday Gift Guide highlights a long list of products and services that’ll make fantastic gifts for your friends and fam, all from Step Out Buffalo’s small local advertising partners. Keep reading to find something for everyone and at every price point, from art and home decor to unique experiences, specialty food and drink, apparel and accessories, wellness finds and more! Plus, we’ve broken it all down by category.
Happy shopping local, Buffalo!
123 Glow Kit
From Susan Naturally Day Spa
1-2-3 Glow is a professional home treatment and hydrating facial kit with instant results. Brought to you by holistic beauty guru, Susan Ciminelli, 123 Glow is a 3-step, 30 minute, at home-treatment that works on all skin types. It will leave your skin feeling nourished, moisturized, and brighter. This is the perfect stocking stuffer!
“The Balm” CBD Topical by Empire Hemp Co
From Sativa Remedy
Made from locally grown hemp and processed right here in WNY! This organic beeswax & coconut oil-based CBD topical is the perfect addition to your wellness routine! A blend of hemp extract and five other powerful botanicals like Arnica, Menthol & Camphor, The Balm comes packing with anti-inflammatory relief for achy muscles and joints. The convenient roll-up container allows for easy application and makes this CBD topical you can take on-the-go. Available in two sizes, a 0.5 oz (15ml) The Balm stick containing 300mg of CBD, and a 1.5oz (45ml) that contains 900mg of CBD. Pick up this gift for a loved one in your life today. Available online and in stores at Sativa Remedy hemp dispensary! Let us help you find your hemp Remedy.
$15 – 300mg/0.5oz, $50 – 900mg/1.5oz
Signature Facial with Aromatherapy + 30 Minute Hand or Ear Reflexology Session
From Spa 400
Renew your skin. Refresh your senses. Balance your body. Relax this fall with a custom blended advanced skincare facial with aromatherapy. Also included is your choice of a 30 minute hand or ear reflexology session. Feel the results of increased vitality and rejuvenation!
Faber Castell Hexo Black Rollerball & Ballpoint Tin Set
From Hyatt’s All Things Creative
The Hexo pen line from Faber-Castell features a distinct hexagonal shape made of anodized aluminum and metal accents. This gift set contains a Black Rollerball and Ballpoint pen in a tin. Both pens have black metal spring-loaded clips. The Rollerball cap is also hexagonal and the Ballpoint has a twist-mechanism. Each is fitted with refills – black ink refill with ceramic tip for the Rollerball and a large-capacity black refill with width B for the Ballpoint
Original Artwork From the Rusty Button Shop
Cloth Diapering 101 Class
From Buffalo Baby Bums
Whether you’re not sure about cloth diapering or want to be empowered to have a successful cloth diaper experience, this is for you! Class participants receive a 10% discount on starter packages and discounts on several retail items. We will go over everything from cloth diaper systems/styles, how to launder, cloth diapering on the go and way, way more.
For The Home
Queen City Soap Co.
From White Dog Vintage
Enjoy the scent of a Buffalo favorite, sponge candy! But now in Soap, Lotion or Candles. Come check out our home decor, clothes, gifts and all the other cool old shit inside white dog vintage shop, located at 1241 Hertel Ave.
$8.50 – $12.00 – $15.00
Superfan! Magnets Bobblehead Set OR Superfan! Magnets Whammy Weenie Set
From The Buffalo History Museum
Three whimsical magnets from The Buffalo History Museum’s former exhibit Superfan! Each magnet depicts a different sports artifact of the Greg D. Tranter Collection of Buffalo Bills Memorabilia painted by renowned Buffalo Artist A.J. Fries.
$11.95 for each 3 pack of magnets
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Buffalo Trio Pillow
Holiday Hand & Body Gift Set
From Martinsville Soapworks
Martinsville Soapworks has taken two of their most popular products – the luxurious Hand & Body Lotion and the super-bubbly, 3-in-1 Hand & Body Wash – and packaged them up into the perfect holiday gift! Your choice of five amazing holiday scents – Christmas Memories, Candy Cane, Sugared Spruce, First Snowfall, or Holly Berry. If holiday scents aren’t your thing, the same set is available in everyday fragrances as well. Stop into the store to choose your favorites, order online for in-store pickup, or have your gift shipped anywhere in the USA.
Handmade Bike-Themed Mugs
Welcome Holly Porch Board
From Cardsmart Greetings
All weather porch boards in a variety of holiday, everyday styles and Buffalo Bills styles! Can be hung or stood on your deck, patio, mudroom, entryway or man cave. Made in USA
Hand-Rolled Los Martinez Cigars
From Buffalo Cigars
Buffalo Cigars is the exclusive distributor of the highly sought after Los Martinez cigars. These delicious sticks are hand-rolled by Buffalo Cigars’ own Master Cigar Roller, Nicolas Martinez who has over 40 years of experience working for some of the greatest cigar manufacturers in the world.
The Buffalo Home Box
Any true Buffalonian knows they need to show off their Buffalo pride at all times. The Buffalo Home Box is the perfect gift for anyone who has just bought a new house or simply needs more Buffalo spirit. All Buffalo Home Boxes orders include free shipping!
The Buffalo Home Box contains:
- 1 Buffalo flag mug (Rusterior)
- 1 Home Sweet Home Buffalo kitchen towel (Kitchstudios)
- 1 Buffalo food coaster (Predmore Creations)
- 1 Buffalo wooden magnet (BfloRefind)
- 1 Buffalo throw pillow case (pillow not included) (Buffalove Jewelry)
Fresh Fir and Warm Spice Fragrances
Green Gorilla Cbd Face Creme and Hand & Body Lotion
From Feel Rite Fresh Markets
Recover, restore and relax. This luxurious CBD body lotion instantly renews skin with a potent blend of resveratrol, grape cell extract, and CoQ10 for long-lasting, deep hydration.
For Food & Drink Lovers
Holiday Gift Baskets
From Watson’s Chocolates
Holiday gifs for friends & family, we offer curbside pickup at our 8 WNY shops and shipping from our website WatsonsChocolates.com. Shop early and shop local!
$34.95 – $36.95
Niagara Chocolates Holiday Boxed Gift Set
From Niagara Chocolates
This Niagara Chocolates Holiday Gift Box makes gift giving sweet and simple! Includes: 1 Solid Milk Chocolate Buffalo, 1 ten-pack of Niagara Candy Bars, 1 bag of double dipped milk chocolate Sponge Candy, 1 box of assorted chocolates, 1 bag of milk chocolate red and green foiled balls, and one solid milk or dark chocolate Ovation Break-A-Part. Box color random: White, Black, or Brown.
$50 (use code SOB20 at check out for 20% off your Gift Set!)
6 Box of Bon Bons
From The Sweet Whisk
A box of six gourmet handcrafted melt in your mouth chocolate bon bons. Made from the freshest ingredients and the best of chocolate. Choose your flavors or let us give you our best!
Pita Gourmet E-Gift Card
From Pita Gourmet
Give a slice of the Mediterranean this holiday season with a gift card to Pita Gourmet good for any of their three locations including Williamsville, East Amherst, and Niagara Falls!
“Serpentine” 9″ K-Tip Sujihiki (Slicer) – Get 10% Off!
Lockhouse Coffee Liqueur
Kissed By The Sun Spices Ultimate Combo Pack
From Kissed by the Sun
Explore the unique and robust flavors of Kissed by the Sun with our ultimate combo pack. Included is our full line of signature organic seasoning blends at a discounted price! Includes: Seasoned Sea Salt, Black Pepper & Herbs, Everything Bagel Seasoning, Sweet & Hot Peppers, Garlic N Herbs, Sunny Island, Ragin’ Cajun & Sizzlin’ Steak.
Buffalo Gift Set
From Fowler’s Chocolates
This collection of notable Nickel City favorites features two pounds of Buffalo bliss and confirms something that all natives know….It’s Sweeter in Buffalo. A best-selling gift for those who miss the sweet taste of home. Available as an assortment, this collection of Buffalo favorites includes: 8 oz. Milk Chocolate Sponge Candy, 8 oz. Milk Chocolate Truffaloes, 8 oz. Mini Buffaloes, 1 oz. Solid Milk Chocolate Buffalo Head Nickel, and a ‘Sweet Taste of Buffalo’ Milk Chocolate Bar 2.25 oz.
One Foot Cock Original Krupnik
From Buffalo Distilling
Buffalo’s original Polish style Krupnik starts with our delicious grain to glass Vodka as its base. We then use local honey (a lot!) and special spices to create a Krupnik the world has never seen or tasted before. The flavor and body are truly resplendent.
$30 (750ml Bottle)
Family Four Pack
From Swain Ski Resort
Looking for a great winter activity for the entire family this season? Pick up a Family Four Pack at Swain Resort. Just $24/lift ticket, from 4pm to close, every Saturday & Sunday. *Must purchase in person during regular ski season*
Holiday Lemon Drop Box
From Lemon Drop Gifts
Thoughtful gifts and personal gift notes delivered to her door! Send her a little gift box of love this holiday or all-year long. Each Lemon Drop Box is packed with 3 – 5 gift items and you make it special with a personal gift note. Upload a photo and include a message, we have over 100 gift note templates to choose from. Holiday shipping starts December 7th.
$35/Bo shipping included, *Checkout with “BUF15” for 15% Off*
From Adore Photo Studio
Adore Studio Gift Certificate, give the gift of a portrait session this holiday season. With purchase of a gift certificate receive a $100 bonus print credit. This print credit may be used towards prints and products from your gifted session.
$100 or more
Apparel & Accessories
Hotronic Bootdoc Heat Socks
From Snowflake Ski Shop
Keep all of the people on your list warm this holiday season with heated socks from Hotronic or Action Heat! Both of these socks feature rechargeable batteries and washable socks to keep you warm and cozy all winter long. These are great to wear on the slopes, but also at football games or hunting!
$130 – $279
Gucci Clubmaster Sunglasses
From Peter Maeve
The high-end designer fashion and on-trend popular styles of Gucci eyewear bring about a youthful, bold, and distinctive look. Gucci eyeglasses and sunglasses are the ideal choice for men or women with a self-confident attitude who know what they want. Schedule an eye exam and receive 20% OFF Gucci designer frames.
Cupcakes & Cashmere- Celestia Faux Fur Coat
From RuthAnn Boutique
Feel-good faux fur adds a glam attitude to this snowy white coat styled with wide lapels and cut to a versatile, knee-covering fit. This product has a 44″ length with double-breasted button.
Vintage Buffalo Bills Sweatshirt
Earth Stoned, Raw Gemstone Necklace
From Indie Twenty
Handmade by Indie Twenty, this 18K Gold Plate necklace features a Natural Raw Gemstone that is small but mighty. Which stone speaks to you? Which stone will support someone you love? Designed in 2 different lengths with your choice of stone. There is Amethyst, for Anxiety Relief, Moldavite, to Accelerate Spiritual Growth, Pink Sapphire for Heart Strengthening, Aquamarine to support Overwhelm and Citrine to aid in Manifestation. It makes a great stocking stuffer to bring encouragement.
BuffaLove Adult Face Mask
Great Lakes Tote Bag
Zubflo Design Merchandise
From Buffalo Icon Apparel
Celebrate on Gameday wear our zoo striped buffalo football design! Offered in Mens and Womens’ t-shirts and hoodies.
$24.99 – $39.99
From Bliss Bridal
The Frida Cardigan is a must-have staple for your fall/winter wardrobe! Made of soft, fuzzy yarn, it is cozy and stylish. It features a slightly cropped length and balloon sleeves.
One Merry Mother Red Plaid Pajama Pants
From Banky Girl Creations
Professionally printed with white ink on super soft red plaid flannel pajama pants. 100% ringspun cotton. Elastic waistband and functional drawcord. Machine wash cold and hang to dry for best results.
“Buffalo 6-Pack” Crewneck