Whether you’re going “gnome for the holidays,” heading to the boss’ house for a holiday party, or searching for the perfect present for those who made your nice list, we’ve sourced some gifts from our favorite local shops, stores + vendors for you to choose from.
Happy gifting. 🎁
Kayla Weber Art
A print by LEX-native Kayla Weber Nord is a great gifting option. Pick from bourbon prints, abstracts, university prints, or gift an online workshop. 🎨 ($18-100)
Wixology Candle Company
From Barrel-Aged Cider to Bluegrass Mule, you’ve got plenty of candle choices at Wixology Candle Company for all your giftees who love a cozy home. 🕯 ($24-86)
Holiday lottery tickets
Kentucky Lottery’s Winner Wonderland holiday Scratch-offs make great gifts for any adult on your list, whether it’s a complement to a larger gift, a stocking stuffer, or a fun way to say “thanks” to the host of the latest holiday party you’re headed to.
Tickets range from $1 to $20 with top prizes up to $500,000. Bonus: Buying a Kentucky Lottery ticket helps fund educational programs across the state. 💰
Locally-made natural wood jewelry from M+H Beads make a great gift for gal pals, moms, grandmas, and coworkers. Choose from earrings, bracelets, necklaces, or a custom piece. 📿 ($18-70)
From books + bowties to cigars + games, Keeneland Mercantile’s goods showcase LEX’s region, tradition, and craftsmen. 📘 ($18-195)
A holiday tablecloth or napkin set makes a great hostess gift, and Pomegranate has a number of gorgeous hand-block printed options. 🎁 ($16-68)
Local-favorite shop Henry’s t-shirts are a closet staple. Gift a Derby Day or tiger tee to the statement-tee lovin’ friend on your holiday list. 🐯 ($24-49)
Bit Bundle Bow Tie
Hand sewn in Lexington, these bow ties from E.F. Meeks are adjustable and celebrate the Kentucky staples of horse racing + bourbon. 🎀 ($50-60)
Whether you’ve decided to gift some luck with a Kentucky Lottery holiday Scratch-off or are picking up something sweet or savory for those on your list, we hope you’ll spread some local love this season. 🎁 Ⓟ