It's the (second next to summer) most wonderful time of the year. This year has brought incredible challenges for folks all over the globe, so we want to spread some holiday cheer by giving a shoutout to some small businesses across the country!
We've found something for everyone on the list! Check it out!
Gifts for Her
Larissa Loden – Midwest made jewelry including gifts for mamas and your bestie. Earrings, initial and sayings necklaces, and bracelets! They also have quarantine crafts for kids. Located in Minneapolis, MN
20% off today through Saturday 11/28
Nani Swimwear – Fashion-forward, active swimwear you can feel comfortable and confident in your outdoor adventures. Swimwear that is sustainable – more than half of the 2020 suits are made from recycled water bottles. We recently partnered with Nani for a photo shoot and the suits live up to the hype! Located in Smithfield, UT
Buy a top, get a bottom free!
Scottie & Company – Custom apparel and home goods. Fun pop culture kitchen towels and handmade tees and sweatshirts for adults and kids. Located in Woodstock, IL
Venor – Hunt inspired Athleisure made in the USA. With fun and creative designs to inspire you to seek adventure. Comfortable and stylish! Located in Wayzata, MN
30% off now through 12/1
Candy x Paints - conscious, quality products that are not only non-toxic, but also cruelty-free & vegan, 10-free nail lacquer formulas. Customers don’t have to worry if our products are considered “non-toxic” and “humane”, we’ve done the research and we have you guys covered! Located in Atlanta, GA
Gifts for Him
MISSION Boat Gear – Did you know that we are considered a small business. We’ve set out to create innovative, high quality products that feature thoughtful design and premium materials. Check out the ultimate boat fender, the TITAN! Perfect for boat tie ups. Located in Plymouth, MN
15% off site wide and featuring bundle gifts
The Great Scrape – The ultimate BBQ. Cleaning tool. No metal scrapers that can damage the grate, and custom grooves that fit to your grill grates. This is a must have for any grillin’ BBQ master! Located in Oakdale, MN
Onewheel – This is a fan favorite in our office! Whether we are making a post office fun, or needing to step away from the computer, the Onewheel is a fun way to bridge recreation and transportation. Destroy boredom! Located in Santa Cruz, CA
Twigs Golf – golf tees with an attitude. Eye-popping golf tees designed with your personal style in mind. A fun gift for all golf lovers! Located in Minneapolis, MN
20% off with the purchase of 5+ bags 11/23-12/1
Summer Lakes Beverage – The cocktail mixes are fresh squeezed, handcrafted, and no preservatives. You can mix them with any liquor or drink as a refreshing juice. Located in Plymouth, MN
Gifts for Water Enthusiasts
We have so many awesome gifts for anyone who enjoys time on the water. You knew MISSION would top the list!
15% off site wide and check out our 2021 new products and bundles! ends 11/30
TUKO Towels - absorb quickly, roll into a convenient to go pack, and have a strap to hang dry. Perfect for the boat or the cabin. They even make pool days a breeze!
REEF Inflatable Water Mat – The BEST inflatable you’ll find on the market. With REEF’s rigid construction, it wouldn’t bend, flip, or submerge. Dog friendly! The best part is that they easily fold down and can be stowed in most boat storage lockers.
TRIDENT Inflatable SUPs – Who says working hard and playing hard can’t be the same thing! We launched 2 new inflatable SUPs! Check out our Classic, Zen (great for couples, doggies, yoga, and more), as well as our Touring (super light and super rigid). Go further, faster!
Wakesurf Boards– We are launching 8 new boards for this next season! Check out the ZULU – it’s quickly becoming the favorite. Need an all-around shredder for everyone on the boat? Check out the new WHISKEY board!
SENTRY Boat Fenders – Unlike traditional bumpers, they’re designed to fit the shape of your boat while offering protection both above and below the rub rail.
Gifts for All
Duluth Coffee Co – We picked Duluth Coffee co as a favorite shop, however, there are so many local coffee shops we can support! Check out what’s local in your neighborhood. Most coffee makers can ship, or you can look at gifting a subscription.
Gift Cards – This year, try giving a gift card to your favorite local restaurant. These places need our help now more than ever! Most restaurants offer delivery and curbside pickup!
MISSION Silicone Tumblers – These are brand new and we’re pretty jazzed about them. They are great for the outdoors, picnics, and even boat rides. Unbreakable makes them great for kids juices or water. They even come with a mesh tote! Perfect to throw in your beach bag or on the boat.
Patina – Novelty gift shop with 8 locations in the twin cities. They have something for everyone. Jewelry, home décor, kitchen essentials, Christmas décor, beauty, and gifts for kids. Definitely check them out! Gift cards and E gift cards available now! Located in the Twin Cities, MN
Tayler Made MN – farmhouse signs, cute doggie bandanas, tees, and more. Is there something you have in mind? She’ll custom make you almost anything you’d like. Check it out! Located in Duluth, MN
Hopefully, you were able to check off your Christmas shopping. And if not, we hope this inspired you!
Don't forget about Small Business Saturday 11/28. Shopping this season will look different, but at least with the help of this list, you can do it comfortably from home in your PJ's.
Happy Holidays and Merry Christmas to you and yours!
Like so many of us, Brogan feels “busy” all the time. And with that feeling can comes a high degree of stress. Managing work and being on the road, while also trying to make the most out of being at home and being present, ain’t easy.