Local stocking stuffer guide for Columbia, SC

We want to see those socks sag. 🧦

Julie K. Art local artist stickers Columbia, SC

Buy stocking stuffers from local artists like these conservation stickers made by Julie K. Art.

Photo provided by Julie K. Art

Stocking stuffers are one of the easiest ways to shop locallyand we’ve made it simple. Though there are hundreds, even thousands of gift options around Cola, we’ve put together a list of ~20 to choose from.

🛍️ For the unique boutiquers:

  • A Little Happy Shop | They said it best — “perfect gift for your fashionista friends.”
  • Hotel Trundle wine glasses + gift card | A staycation can fit inside a stocking in the form of a gift card.
  • POUT | Shop at POUT for the latest luxury beauty products or choose from an array of innovative skin services.
  • Shoppes on Main | You’ll find something for everyone on the list, ages 1-100.
  • Swiff Brand | Shop classic and cool clothing, anything from outwear, shirts, bottoms, t-shirts, sweaters, accessories, and more. Oh, and sip while you shop when you order from its coffee and wine bar located inside the store.

🎨 For the artists:

  • Cait Maloney’s art | Browse local artist, Cait Maloney’s art and get to know her through 13 questions we asked her earlier this year.
  • Julie K. Art’s art | Sam here — last time I went to NoMa Warehouse I stopped by Julie K. Art’s table and bought some stickers. If you have any animal conservation lovers in your life, I highly recommend checking out her website for stickers, prints, cards, ornaments, and more.
  • Jodi Jenkins Designs | Reader Crystal F. recommends grabbing something from Jodi Jenkins Designs. “They have a bunch of local crafts for sale. My favorite items were the custom pottery. I bought a spoon rest for myself.”

📚 For the booktroverts:

🍻 For the spirited:

☕ For the coffee connoisseurs:

  • Curiosity coffee stickers, mugs + merch | For the fandom + lore lovers in your life.
  • Snag one of Indah’s mugs | Sip coffee from a mug with a custom-illustrated tiger drinking coffee in a jungle on it.
  • Loveland Coffee items | Reader Jessica L. recommends stocking stuffers from Loveland Coffee, “including instant coffee, chocolate made in SC, tea blends made local from Columbia (Grassroots), Lump of Coal coffee (for those that have been naughty), a holiday blend, mini caramel bottles from SC (Holmes Sweet Holmes), many home brewing items, and more.”
  • Or hey, gift cards of any kind to a local coffee shop are always a good idea.

🍽️ For the foodies:

  • The Peanut Man Gourmet Cafe & Gift Shop | Reader Marcia W. says “they have candy and gifts for everyone on your list — including the four-legged kind. Plus you can get a full meal until 4 p.m. or coffee and dessert until 6 p.m.”
  • Carolina Kernels | All the popcorn flavors you can imagine.
  • The Gourmet Shop | Anything + everything from this local Five Points store will be a perfect unique stocking stuffer for foodies or hostesses of the mostesses.

🎁 For the miscellaneous shoppers:

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