Best Etsy Shops for Holiday Shopping 2015

Well, it’s that time of year. Halloween is over and before we could even get our costumes picked out Christmas stuff was being displayed, ready to take over the aisles at a moments notice.

But don’t panic, over the past few weeks I have been searching for the best Etsy shops that will help you find the perfect and one of a kind gift for just about anybody!

AfayeMade:
The cutest headbands and scarves, for baby to lady. She goes above and beyond to make each order feel like it was packaged just with you in mind. Don’t forget to check out her active headbands made specifically for girls on the move!

Whimsy and Spice:
We are talking something beyond your typical been there done that edible arrangement. If your wanting to send treats worthy to brag about this is it. Mentioned by The New York Times, Martha Stewart, The Wall Street Journal, Food Network, Cooking Channel, Time Out New York, New York Magazine, and Real Simple. These goodies will not disappoint!

Good4You:
And thats exactly what it is. And independent beauty brand that uses local flowers and herbs to create makeup, skin care, and bath products. Beauty and quality without the chemicals. With over 7,00 positive reviews, this is on my Christmas list for sure!

SpenceandCo.
Handcrafted laundry soap. Based out of Dallas, Tx Michelle has found her calling to not only make laundry soap with minimal and safe ingredients (which is hard to find in stores), she also manages to make the packaging make you feel like laundry is less of a chore! She even has holiday sample sets perfect for office gifts or stocking stuffers!

Glory Boon
Again an awesome makeup shop that will make you swoon. The owner’s focus is making cosmetics for those who want to detoxify their makeup routine! Making products without the icky stuff! No parabens, No phthalates, No mineral oil, and 100% cruelty free! With a special emphasis on quality, the skincare and makeup line is gentle and specially formulated for sensitive and acne-prone skin and won’t clog your pores! Our “heal and conceal” concealer has been featured in luckymag.com as one of this summer’s must haves!

Gem & Blue
The sweetest minimalistic jewelry. Out of Denver, CO the materials are the highest quality and ethically sourced. Perfect for the gal who loves to accessorize with something that is subtly eye catching and beautiful. Featured on the easy blog, they are worthy of their praise.

The Little Avocado
Featured on LaurenConrad.com’s list of “Tuesday Ten: Our Favorite Easy Stores” and on Refinery 29. These hand woven goodies are the perfect conversation starters for any room.

Handcrafted Honey Bee
If you have always wanted to try making your own lip balm, deodorant lip gloss, etc. But you never really knew where to start. And buying all the supplies seemed overwhelming, owner Stacia, makes it easy for you. Packaged kits with everything you would need to step by step learn to make your own products from scratch. As well as already made products. If you have a DIY-er on your hands, this is a gift for them!

Urban Brewery
All-Grain beer making kits perfect for that beer loving friend of yours. Specifically tailored for those short on kitchen space, using the Brew in a bag method. Be sure to check out their sale section! Great kits 25-30%off!

Kari Herer
If your looking for something truly unique, timeless and beautiful. Look no further. Kari’s work has been featured worldwide in publications such as, Martha Stewart, Anthropology Magazine, Conde Nast, and on the TV network. She is currently selling in stores and online with Ikea, Restoration Hardware and Anthropologie. The picture does it no justice, and to get the full idea you really have to go check out her shop.

Love Lane
Who doesn’t want to be a kid again!? After looking at this shop, I am curious if they made capes in my size. The perfect gift for any kiddo who loves to fight crime, explore hidden treasures, and live in the imagination.

MilkHaus Design
Super cute handmade bags screen printed and hand dyed. Featured in the etsy blog in 2013, Bethany, uses linen and an eco-friendly, water based ink on all of her items. Her attention to detail and craftsmanship make it hard to notice that her items are handmade.

BabyJives Co
If you have someone who is expecting or you just want to add some sweetness to your little’s room, look no more. I wish I had found this shop sooner. I would have loved my little man to have had one of her hand made mobiles. Baby Jives Co creates one of a kind mobiles and artwork to inspire wonder. Handcrafted using natural materials, these modern heirlooms are made to last long after the nursery is gone.

Earth Cadets
As seen in Real Simple. Country Living, The Chicago Sun Times, Time Out Chicago, and The Washington Post. Kris Callahan, her budding Chicago, Illinois-based business caters to environmentally-conscious shoppers with a keen eye for design. Krissy showcases bold, bright patterns on responsibly sourced fabrics, composed primarily of natural fibers with blends of plastic bottles and organic cotton remnants.

Big Red Beard Combs
If your bushy chinned man is into a finely groomed beard, these are the gifts for him. Tame your beard in style with a comb from Big Red. Throw out the plastic, ditch the static, and feel the difference with our all wooden Beard Combs. Our combs are specially crafted to be strong and get the job done. Combs, beard oils, and beard balms, he will be thanking you all year long.

Fairy of Color
I am in love with these baby toys. Super cute. Practical and safe. And if it’s not plastic, I am all in.

The Lovely Wall
If you need something to spruce up a room and really make it unique you need to check out this shop. Perfect for a no painting, no remodeling hassle free solution for you minima l diy-ers. Enjoy!

Wake Me Up Designs
I love these shirts! As the woman with a husband who just started his own company in the coffee business I can’t help but want to sport these. Coffee lovers unite, this is your jam. These tops are perfect!

So here are a few shops to get that Christmas shopping started! And while your at it making a positive impact for small businesses. November 28th is shop small business day!

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