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    23 Small Businesses BuzzFeed Employees Are Shopping From For The Holidays

    From great new reads, to pamper-worthy beauty items, to gorgeous accessories, here are the small businesses we're supporting and think you should too.

    1. Bookshop donates a portion of all purchases to indie bookshops and the best part? You get to pick the store the donation from your purchase goes to!

    stack of books including titles like from bad to cursed and the very secret society of irregular witches

    2. Blue Bone Jewelry makes super pretty earrings, bracelets, necklaces, and more perfect for all of your accessorizing needs.

    3. Art By Michelle offers an assortment of drinkware, candles, apparel, and stickers featuring darling screen printed designs you'll absolutely adore.

    4. Otherwild sells a unique mix of all sorts of gift-worthy items. From apparel and accessories, to housewares, to apothecary, to zero waste goods, there really is something for everyone here.

    5. Propr Lifestyle brings you a wide selection of top-notch Kbeauty skincare products like cleansers, face creams, and serums so you can give your skin the pampering it deserves.

    6. Candy With A Twist delivers a mouthwatering selection of sweet treats like marshmallows, hot chocolate, graham crackers, and cotton candy cakes. So many of these goodies have fun themes (like holidays) or can be personalized for gifts!

    7. Lonely Kids Club offers cool + comfy accessories and graphic apparel you'll wanna wear 24/7.

    8. Hereafter creates timeless wooden pieces like gorgeous picture frames, pins, cards, and journals — just to name a few.

    9. HOME brings a little something for all tastes — whether you're looking for decor to bring a pop of color to your kitchenware, aromatherapy items to help you relax, or clothing to bring your outfits to the next level, they've got it all.

    10. Fanesha Fabre creates handmade lapel pins and beautifully illustrated prints, stickers, stationary, and more fab gifts.

    11. Black Sunrise offers satin-lined hoodies, beanies, and accessories that are cute, comfy, and help protect natural hair.

    12. Ecovibe Home Goods sells an awesome array of houseplants, candles, kitchenware, pottery, and more!

    13. Amor Y Flor is your one-stop shop for all of your candle needs. Cozy szn is here, ppl! No better way to spend the winter months than with lighting a scented candle.

    14. Crowns & Hops offers super refreshing craft brews you'll be eager to sip on the second they arrive at your door.

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    15. Monday Eve & Co. brings you products like candles and room sprays to make your home smell delicious and feel extra cozy. A win-win.

    16. Rosebud Plant Based HomeGoods sells all sorts of great planters, vases, and goods any plant parent will marvel at.

    17. Brooklyn Warmi makes beautiful jewelry, apparel, totes, and accessories you'll love so much, you'll truly want to buy everything.

    18. Hella Awkward, as its name implies, is an ~awkward~ card game featuring 140 questions across four topics (real talk, dating, relationships, and sex) that might make for some, well, awk moments, but are also really great for starting deep and meaningful conversations.

    the hella awkward box surrounded by cards

    19. Enso Apothecary sells just what you need to help turn your home into the luxurious spa of your dreams thanks to handmade soaps, body butters, bath salts, and more!

    20. LaRayia's Bodega is a plant-based market boasting a wide assortment of goods from patches and pins, to jewelry and accessories, to crystals and spiritual goods — the hardest part will be figuring out which category to shop first!

    21. The Plant Chica sells what they refer to as "wishlist plants" — these include plants you may not typically find in a store or ones that are only available in warm climates.

    22. Kiya Cosmetics delivers beauty products designed with darker skin tones and textured hair in mind and are formulated with raw organic ingredients vs. chemicals.

    23. Space creates indoor fragrances that smell so divine, you may never want to leave your house again.