SHOP LOCAL gift guide

EVERY item on this list was carefully selected with YOU, our amazing audience, in mind while also supporting several S+PL Favorite shops + eateries!  We even introduce you to some new shops, too!

 

This holiday season more than ever, it is so important to SHOP LOCAL.  The shutdowns, mitigations, and tightening restrictions are impacting every local business around us.  Let's do our part to dedicate a portion of our holiday spending LOCALLY.

Most links below take you directly to that specific product at our local shops' online stores! How easy is that?!

Shop for others. Shop for yourself. #ShopLocal and be #LocalAF!

TOYS + GAMES FOR ALL

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TENZI + SLAPZI

Learning Express | Geneva

Games of speed that are easy enough to involve all ages, but both have a variety of ways to play!

PRICE: $14.95 - $19.95

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EXIT GAMES

Little Traveler | Geneva

An Escape Room in a box! Each box has varying ability levels. Great for couples or to do as a fam!

PRICE: $14.99

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RIBBON NINJA

The Little Traveler | Geneva

Like Capture the Flag but can be played indoors or out! Fun rendition of indoor tag!

PRICE: $19.99

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JIGSAW PUZZLES

Cocoon | Geneva

Who doesn't love a good puzzle?! Now you can piece together the National Parks!

PRICE: $19.95

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QUESTION CARDS

Town House Books | St. Charles

Great dinner conversation starters, or conversations in the car, trivia, and more!

PRICE: $8.95

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YARD GAMES

Hearth & Hammer | Batavia

NINE classic neighborhood yard games to keep the kids on the block entertained all day! And these can be played indoors too!

PRICE: $10

EXPERIENCE-BASED GIFTS

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FUNWAY FUN

Funway Entertainment | Batavia

From two months of unlimited skating to laser tag, mini golf, arcade games, bowling, and bumper cars, there's something for ALL!

PRICE: Starting at $11

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AERIAL YOGA CLASS

Sage Healing Collective | St. Charles

Aerial yoga is a unique way to decompress and use muscles you may have forgotten about. Get a private class set up as a date!

PRICE: Starting at $40/student

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BOXING CLASSES

TriCity Boxing & Muay Thai | STC

This is an ACTUAL gym training REAL boxers, BUT... they really love training the community with REAL boxing techniques!

PRICE: 10-Class punch Cards starting at $100

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CUSTOM SCENT CREATION

Scentcerely Yours | Geneva

Scent is a personal thing. Creating a custom scent together is a perfect way to reconnect.

PRICE: Starting at $12

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PAINTED MEMORIES

Color Me Mine | Geneva

Create a piece together that will hold that memory for a lifetime.

PRICE: Pieces starting at $11. Mention S+PL and get FREE Studio Fees!

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ART CLASSES at CAC

Children's Art Classes | Geneva

Give the gift of LEARNING to the artist in your life, ages 3 - adult!

PRICE: $115 per month (get $40 off registration by mentioning S+PL or using code 'SPL40' online

STYLE + BEAUTY FINDS

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FORMLESS BEAUTY LIP GLOSS

French Med Spa | St. Charles

Jenny McCarthy's NEW lip glosses, sold exclusively in the area at French Med Spa!

PRICE: $27

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MUSC INVISIBLE PERFUME

Odalisque | Geneva

A dreamy and nostalgic smell of comfy notes, laying on a silky base of creamy musk.

PRICE: Starting at $28 (depending on size)

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PINK PEARL HEADBAND

Flair on 3rd  | Geneva

A pale pink vegan leather headband with knot and beautiful white + silver pearls!

PRICE: $24

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BEARD OILS, BALMS, + WAXES

River Peak Apothecary | Batavia

Using ONLY natural ingredients and essential oils, these locally handcrafted products are perfect for the bearded stud on your list.

PRICE: $22 - $30

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WOVEN STRIPE SCARF

Six Cypress Boutique | Batavia

Neutral stripes in FOUR different color patterns!

PRICE: From $24

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ALL THE LEGGINGS

Pure Barre | Geneva

All the leggings. Because leggings are life.

PRICE: Starting at $78

CONSUMMATE ENTERTAINERS

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VINTAGE DECANTERS

trend + relic | St. Charles

The perfect addition to any bar or bar cart!

PRICE: Starting at $28

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MARBLE LINKS 

Pep Line | St. Charles

Made of 100% marble, these beauties make any surface that much more luxurious.

PRICE: $53

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HAND CARVED SALAD BOWL + TOSSERS

FV Gallery of Wood | Batavia

One of a kind, handcrafted GENERATIONAL gift that will continue to be passed down for decades.

PRICE: $205

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PICNIC BACKPACK

Galena Wine Cellars | Geneva

The PERFECT gift for a picnic lover! Great gift to pair with a pre-planned date!

PRICE: $54.95

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OIL or BALSAMIC SAMPLE PACK

The Olive Mill | Geneva

Four bottles of their top selling oils + balsamics!

PRICE: $45

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BEER or SELTZER ADVENT CALENDAR

Obscurity Brewing | Elburn

24 different "one-off" beers, seltzers, meads, and/or ciders found NOWHERE else!

PRICE: $89

STOCKING STUFFERS

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DOTTED or LINED NOTEBOOKS

EV Creative | Batavia

For someone that is always doodling, jotting, creating lists, or taking notes.

PRICE: $16

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SHOWER OIL

Magnolia Soap & Bath | St. Charles

The BEST way to moisturize your skin in our dry winters!

PRICE: $15

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STRETCHY HEADBANDS

MoJo Recreations | Batavia

These beauties come in a variety of colors, designs, and sizes.

PRICE: $10 - $12

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MINI MACRAMÉ + TERRACOTTA

Grow | Geneva

Tiny enough for a succulent, plant, or air plant for kids, teens, or adults!

PRICE: $14

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CHOCOLATE COVERED ANIMAL CRACKERS

Graham's Chocolats | Geneva

Hilarious interpretations of popular songs that have misheard lyrics. Perfect for music-lovers!

PRICE: $3.98

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CANDY CLUB TUBS

Lily & Pie | Batavia

Two tulip glasses, your choice of beanie or baseball hat, and a growler!

PRICE: $6.95

Pile of Pumpkins

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A LOCAL'S GUIDE to St. Charles, Geneva, and Batavia, Illinois

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