It’s that time of year again – the holidays are upon us! Indianapolis Moms Blog is a strong supporter of our local businesses and want to encourage you to shop small this season. We have rounded up a list of our favorite shops and businesses in and around Indianapolis to help you find that perfect gift for your friends and family this holiday season. Be sure to post your purchases on social media and use the hashtag #shopINDY to show your love to these brands!
Special thanks to our Title Sponsor, Bibago along with the other amazing sponsors that made this guide possible!
Bibago bibs are a flexible waterproof bib with a snap in place bowl for eating on the go! Invented by a mom herself, Christie Petersen needed a way to make her busy lifestyle a bit easier. These bibs are perfect for breakfast on the go in the car or for adventures out in the stroller – Bibago is a convenient product that will help simplify your life just a little bit more!
State of Grace Boutique is a women’s clothing boutique that offers classy, trendy and basic styles for women of all ages. They also sell jewelry, accessories, shoes and home décor items. SOG is a huge supporter of women supporting women and their community.
Address: Fishers – 11679 Olio Rd, Fishers, IN 46037
Broad Ripple – 6243 N. College Ave., Indianapolis, IN 46220
Getting clean, safe personal products into the hands of everyone is a tough job – Beautycounter is all for it! Connie Skinner is a small business owner, mom of four, doctoral candidate, a higher education teaching and learning developer, and a coach’s wife. With Beautycounter, she can educate communities about clean beauty and offer stunning, safe, and high-performing products for you and the family! Beautycounter bans over 1,500 harmful ingredients from all of our products while advocating at the local, state, and federal level for better beauty laws. Shop safe beauty with Beautycounter by Connie, your beauty concierge!
Roman & Leo is the only all-boys boutique in the Midwest, providing on-trend apparel and accessories for little guys! Their store opened five and a half years ago, when they saw a need for cool clothes for boys in our area! With so many stores catering to girls, and being a boy-mom herself, Angela knew she wanted to bring the unique and trendy styles that she was purchasing for her kids online to Indiana!
Address: 8800 North Street #115, Fishers, IN 46038
With an affordable selection of top trending merchandise, Magnolia Boutique provides a breath of fresh air to your closet. Their online boutique offers collections for women who seek to express themselves through effortless, creative, and individual style, so they have the latest fashion trends including apparel, accessories, intimates, and shoes. Created for the simple love of finding and sharing affordable, on-trend fashion, Magnolia is for women who are looking to express their femininity, spirit, and passion every day. They offer daily new arrivals, weekly sales, and Free U.S. shipping everyday.
Primrose Candle Company makes ethical, fun, modern, soy candles for you and yours! They are primarily online right now, but are also at local boutiques and salons in town. Candles are hand poured in downtown Indy in small batches. Their holiday scents come out November 8th and the combination of delicious scents and adorable names will make Primrose Candle Co. an easy one-stop shop for gifts this holiday season.
Support Local Non-Profit Organization
If you are looking to give this holiday season, here are a few local nonprofit organizations that would be great options to provide to this holiday season!
The mission is to promote, empower, embrace, and encourage African-American women to breastfeed. Our vision is for all babies who possibly can to start breastfeeding within the first hour of birth.
On Your Feet Foundation honors and values the choice birth parents have made to place their children for adoption, help birth parents become self-sufficient and provide support and community after placement.