By Roxy Mazzarella-Reminick
Posted On: Nov 11, 2020
When it's the perfect time to spruce up your wardrobe, home or toy room, instead of ordering from the big retailers, try looking around locally. Check out these Ohio retailers during your next (virtual) shopping trip.
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Cat's Meow Village: Crafted wooden replicas of homes - both historic and festive - are a cute addition to any home. But it's the holiday ornaments from this Wooster store that add a real touch of charm.
Sunny Meadows Flower Farm: Aside from beautiful flowers and floral arrangements, this Columbus flower farm is making sure your home looks - and smells - amazing! Choose from several of their wreath designs this holiday season.
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Yellowcake Shop: Taking inspiration from the dessert, this Cleveland apparel company sweetly serves stylish and finely-crafted clothing. And with face masks made from floral to abstract and glittery patterns, you'll find one that's the perfect addition to any look.
Eco Raw Studio: Based in Cincinnati, you'll naturally find the perfect accessory here. Focusing on plant-based dyes, these face masks are handcrafted with a sustainable and nature-inspired appeal.
Rowe Boutique: Located in Columbus' Short North Arts District, an apparel company that also boasts a variety of stylish accessories. And nothing makes a better addition to an outfit than a mask chain.
Glenn Avenue Soap Company: Keep the germs away when you buy hand sanitizer from this Ohio shop. A collaboration with 451 Spirits distillery, this "Bandits Oil" scented sanitizer will leave you feeling fresh - along with the nice scents of cinnamon, clove, eucalyptus, rosemary and lemon.
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The Potted Edge: This Gallipolis store is a plant lovers delight, offering one-of-a-kind succulent arrangements, thoughtfully curated interior plants and a unique selection of handmade items and pottery.
Green Haven Living: A veteran-owned store, this Westerville spot specializes in sustainable and eco-friendly gifts and home furnishings.
Sparkle & Rust: Perfectly-imperfect nostalgic home goods and decor located in Lancaster.
Room Service: This Northeast Ohio store offers beautiful, artistic everyday goods.
Elm & Iron: Filled to the brim with unique home goods, from furnishings to wall decor. You'll find everything - and more - that you're looking for at this Columbus store.
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Shoppe Smitten: Shop easy, casual and breezy pieces that take the stress out of outfit planning when you check out this Springboro spot.
Ohio is Home: Deck yourself out in Ohio-inspired gear, thanks to this Athens store.
Small Talk Shop: Scratch that itch to shop from this Clintonville-based retailer.
Youngstown Clothing Co: Youngstown/Mahoning area folks can show off their hometown pride with t-shirts and accessories from this Northeast retailer.
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Passion Works: Find incredible art made by differently-abled artists that pepper Appalachia with their colorful pieces. Order yourself a little piece of Athens and support the artist directly through this unique studio.
Cuyahoga Collective: North coast Ohioans can look to Cuyahoga Collective for unique prints and gifts. They offer their own designs paired with a curated collection.
The Museum Store - The Toledo Museum of Art gift shop offers unique finds from ornaments, stationary, prints to books on artists.
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Entertainment & Kids
Hutch Baby: You’ll be impressed when your little one picks their own outfit with vibrant, fun, and modern styles from this Cincinnati children's outfitter.
Jamison & Bexley: Who says adults always get to be the stylish ones? This Ohio clothing company outfits your kiddos in pieces that will keep them fashionable and functional. As their tagline says, "adventurous clothes for adventurous kids."
The Spotted Goose: Check out this Cincinnati store for the kid that likes to stay in style or the parent that's looking to take infinitely cute pictures of their infant! Find handmade kids clothing and toys that are great for any learning stage.
Rubber City Comics: Because fun isn’t just for kids! Find a plethora of comic books at the store voted Akron's Best Comic Book Shop!
Cover to Cover: A Columbus bookstore committed to getting your kids excited about reading.
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Mutts & Co.: You'll find everything your pet could need at this central Ohio pet store.
The Cakehoud: Treat your pet with dog-friendly cookies, cupcakes and cakes from this Columbus baker.