Holiday Gift Guide 2018

Shop these wares by local makers as an alternative to standard retail merch.

Still looking for something special for everyone on your list? Before you head to Target or Amazon, consider a few locally made options. We’ve rounded up a handful of enticing giftables, made by creatives right here in your own backyard.

Fast Snail penguin flasks, $20 (website photo)

Fast Snail

Arlington artist Liz Hutcheson’s whimsical illustrations of  landmarks, animals and flowers adorn everything from greeting cards and art prints to flasks. (Francophiles will especially love her various renditions of the Eiffel Tower.) You can find her stuff at Two the Moon in Arlington, the National Building Museum gift shop in D.C. and Politics & Prose in D.C.

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