It’s that time of year again – the holidays are upon us! Indianapolis Moms are 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. This year has been a hard year, so make an effort to buy local holiday gifts for friends and family! And 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, Lark & Lily Boutique along with the other amazing sponsors that made this guide possible!
Address: 6358 Guilford Ave, Indianapolis, IN 46220
The ultimate, highest-performing, and safe self-care around – Connie provides customized better beauty concierge services for you and those you love. Either by using Beautycounter products or one-on-one makeup or skincare consultations, she’s on a mission to educate others about Beautycounter’s mission to get safer products into the hands of everyone. Advocacy at its most flattering state: you get products and services that care ultimately about one thing – your health! Connie provides corporate gifting options (one-stop shop!), holiday event or shopping concierge services, or individualized skincare/makeup recommendations and personalized routines to help you feel your best on all levels. All you have to do is reach out; she’ll take care of the rest!
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
At Aqua-Tots North Indianapolis, children of all abilities from 4 Months – 12 Years old become safe and confident swimmers in our indoor, 90-degree pool. This year, give the special child in your life the gift of lifesaving skills! The Holiday Swim Bundles are the perfect gift to bring your family peace of mind. Purchase yours today by calling 317-559-3210.
Address: 4825 E 96th St, Indianapolis, IN 46240
State of Grace was created as a store intended to fill a gap in the fashion market: bringing women of all backgrounds, shapes and sizes together to celebrate each other. Founded by Indianapolis native, Libby Springer, State of Grace was designed to be a little different than your “typical” clothing store as a place founded on the belief that true success is found in empowering each other and giving back to the community.
Address: 11679 Olio Rd, Fishers, IN 46037
Dr. Doug originally created this company to help people that he’s encountered throughout his OCR (Obstacle Course Racing) journey. As the idea blossomed into the Dr. Doug’s Miracle Balms brand, Doug continued wanting to help people. Thus, he created different lines of balms with different ingredients to help achieve the three main goals of Dr. Doug’s Balms: Protect, Heal, & Restore.
Support Local Non-Profit Organizations
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!
More Local Shops for Friends and Family
Be sure to schedule your holiday pictures soon too! Check out our round up of local photographers who can help get the job done!