Shop Local Cedar Park
When you are racking your brain trying to think of the perfect gift for a family member, teacher, or friend but you dread the idea of scouring the mall and you’ve also grown tired of the same ole’ thing at major retailers, think LOCAL. Not only will you likely find something unique, but you will also be supporting a local small business owner and a member of your community.
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There are many local small business owners who have a lot of great merchandise to offer. Many of the vendors listed below make hand crafted items or they are consultants for products we love.
LOCAL BOUTIQUES & SHOPS
In a sea of big box stores and big brand name retailers, it can be hard to spot the little guys. But take some time to peek inside these great local businesses. You will find unique products and friendly locals ready to help you find the perfect gift.
1401 Medical Parkway
You’d never expect to find a great place to shop in a hospital. This is not your average hospital gift shop though. Stop by Shop 1431 anytime to find unique gift items, local artisan crafts, candles and so much more.
Blush This Salon
715 Discovery Blvd, Ste 204
Treat yourself to a holiday makeover or give a gift to a special person in your life. Blush This Salon also has fun gift items, accessories and personal care products that would make great stocking stuffers. And I will let you in on my secret – Charlotte is my stylist and does amazing work!
Board & Brush Creative Studio
2011 Little Elm Trail, Unit #107
If you are shopping for the person who has everything, this is a great option. At Board & Brush, you can make a personalized custom piece of art for them or you can give them a certificate to attend a class and make their own. It’s lots of fun!
Not Just Mail
1851 S Lakeline, #104, Cedar Park, TX 78613
Recently moved next to Sprouts at Lakeline/Cpress Creek Rd. Just as the name says, there is more to this cute little store than stamps. Not Just Mail features unique gifts items, many made by local Austin area artists. They even have an Etsy store where you can buy some of their fun merchandise.
Titan Moon Comics
1540 Cypress Creek Road #108, Cedar Park, TX 78613
If you have a comic book fan or gamer in your life, they will love anything you buy at Titan Moon Comics. You can also check out Tenth Planet Games and Comics at 200 S Bell Blvd, Suite F-1 in Cedar Park.
Grit & Grace Boutique
1420 Cypress Creek Rd, Ste 600, Cedar Park, Texas 78613
Located next to Randall’s, this new boutique is a great addition to the area. Grit & Grace features unique gift items, home decor and clothing presented in a beautiful, relaxing environment. It’s the perfect place to find a one of a kind gift for a special someone.
Sweet Shack Candy Shop
200 S Bell Blvd., Suite F-2, Cedar Park, TX 78613
Fill a gift basket full of bulk candies, vintage inspired treats and specialty sodas in this sweet store. It’s also the perfect place to stop in for an after school treat for a job well done. Kids love Sweet Shack!
1625 N. Bell Blvd. Ste. B, Cedar Park, TX 78613
Sew Crazy has everything you need for the quilter, seamstress or crafter in your life. They also sell beautiful handmade items in the store.
You may have seen a few of these talented artisans at local craft fairs selling their works of art and crafty creations. All of these artists live in Cedar Park and surrounding communities. They are small business owners following their passions. When you are looking for a one of a kind, hand-made item, check out their websites and Etsy sites for the perfect gift.
Cozy Giraffe – Custom embroidery and sewing by Callie Nelsen. Give a one of a kind gift this year with unique blanket, pillow or room decor. Facebook
LiBay Decor – Handmade and original custom wood furniture and home decor. Facebook Page
Memelin Designs – Handmade polymer clay jewelry designs. Etsy Store
J&K Outdoors Rustic Decor & Accessories – Rustic Texas barnwood designs. Etsy Store
Handcrafted Peace – Pet bakery featuring handcrafted dog treats and various iced pupcakes. Website
Soaps4Us – Handmade soaps, bath and skincare products. Etsy Store
Gracie’s Garden – Local organic herbal bath and body products. Also featured at Monument Market in Georgetown. Etsy Store
Many of us have attended a party at a friend’s house for home decor items, clothing, jewelry or cooking supplies. Sometimes we end up buying the obligatory item in support of our friend, because we know they are trying to succeed in a small business venture and we want to be part of their success. Some products we just can’t live without and we look forward to an invite. Well, you don’t have to wait for the next party to buy something. You can shop year round through these local consultants. Since they are local, you can probably arrange local pick up and even save some money on shipping.
Rodan and Fields ( Cedar Park) – Jessica Pavlock. email@example.com 214-727-6968
Cabi – Women’s clothing and Jewelry. Local Consultant Allison Thornton. Website
Jamberry – A fun line of nail wraps, professional nail lacquers and gel enamels. Local Consultant Lisa Hill. Website
Origami Owl – Create your own custom jewelry lockets, charms and watches. Local Consultant Vicky Seward. Website
Pampered Chef – I have Pampered Chef tools that I bought over 10 years ago and still use today! Local Consultant Tricia Gregory. Website
Scentsy -Scented, wickless candles heated in decorative ceramic warmers that provide a better alternative to burning wicked candles. Local Consultant Jennie Edge. Website
Austin Farmers Market at Lakeline Mall
The Farmer’s Market is the perfect place to pick up a unique gift and support local business owners. For the foodie in your life, you can create a basket of handcrafted food items such as olive oil from Texas Hill Country Olive, pasta from Gourmet Texas Pasta or delicious sauces and condiments from Moru Foods, Tom’s Tabooley, Stellar Gourmet Foods and many more. Throw in a few fresh ingredients and cheese from Pure Luck Dairy or Brazos Valley Cheese and you have a unique gift you can’t find anywhere else. There are other wonderful handmade items at the Farmers Market too like candles and soaps from Lavande Lavender Farm and pretty handmade pottery from Cottage Pottery. See a full list of Vendors at Lakeline HERE. It’s a relaxing way to spend a Saturday morning, so check it out.
Leander Flea Market
1291 E Woodview Dr, Leander, TX 78641
Do you have a collector in the family? The Leander Flea Market is a great place to scout out a unique find. They also have more than just antiques. Red Door Lane features one-of-a-kind vintage painted furniture, home decor and gift items. They also sell a full line of Pure Earth Paint and Chalk Ink Marker products.
If you are a local artisan, craftsperson or consultant and would like your name and products added to this list, please Contact Us.