Shop locally made with gift ideas from shops carrying McHenry County artisans' creations
Published: Sunday, Dec. 13, 2015 5:30 a.m. CST • Updated: Monday, Dec. 14, 2015 11:31 a.m. CST
By Lindsay Weber - firstname.lastname@example.org
"The lights are lit. The cookies are made. The stockings are hung by the chimney with care. But the base of the Christmas tree is looking a little bare. Haven’t quite found that holiday inspiration? Don’t worry, we found it for you – locally.
Shopping local is trendy, but it’s possible to take personalized gift buying a step further to buy items made locally, as well. Talented artists able to capture the eye of store owners can strike a deal to sell their crafts at the store, offering the artist more exposure, the store unique merchandise to bring in customers, and shoppers easy access to handmade items that reflect a bit of home.
We’ve compiled a few ideas for gifts made and sold in McHenry County, but many more can be found by venturing into area shops and asking to see ideas for locally made one-of-a-kind gifts."
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