Tuscola Gift Guide: Unique Options That Support Small Local Businesses
Step right into real life Hallmark movie vibes in downtown Tuscola this holiday season!
Not only are the brick paved sidewalks of historic downtown completely decorated to the nines - you’ll also find the most unique gift options, perfect for stocking stuffers, gift exchange parties, or even that someone on your list who might be a little challenging to shop for. You’re guaranteed to find something special in the charming town of Tuscola, and when you support these small businesses, you’re also guaranteed to spread the holiday cheer to these local owners and creators!
DECOR, CRAFTS, & DIY FROM DOWNTOWN DESIGN STUDIO
Whether you’re a DIY expert or completely lacking in the creativity department, Downtown Design Studio has great options for all skill levels. From gift cards for group workshops for adults or children, to custom clothing, decor and take home crafts, you’ll be sure to find the most one of a kind gifts here. The take & make kits for children are a perfect stocking stuffer craft to keep the kids busy on those cold snowy days that are sure to come this winter.
APPAREL & ACCESSORIES FROM SHIMMER & SHEEK BOUTIQUE
Recently relocated just a block further south on Main Street, Shimmer & Sheek is a boutique that caters to women of multiple generations. Their new location made room for a greater selection of inventory, and the apparel and accessories are just as appealing as the price points. Their fuzzy socks, beanie hats, and jewelry selection provide lots of great gift options for all the women on your list, and you’ll find a wide variety of budget friendly trendy apparel for teens and adults.
LOCAL CREATIONS FROM THE VAULT
The Vault is an expansive 12,000 square foot art gallery featuring creations from over 50 independent local artists. Custom paintings, drawings, and photographs in various sizes, styles, and color schemes provide endless rare gift options that are sure to impress. The handmade soaps, candles, creams, and jewelry would also make for thoughtful stocking stuffers or gift exchange items.
CONSIGNMENT AT RAINBOWS & SUNSHINE AND ANTIQUES AT PADDY WAGON & WINTERBERRY
At Rainbows & Sunshine boutique, you’ll find plenty of budget-friendly and gently loved consignment clothing and accessories for women and children. (And it’ll be your go-to spot to earn a little cash back during your seasonal closet clean out!) If you’re an expert at finding vintage gems, Paddy Wagon and Winterberry are must stop shops for a huge selection of antiques.