50 Maine-Made Holiday Gift Ideas: A Guide to Buying Local
‘Tis the season of giving!
Shopping during the holidays can get a wee bit stressful. We’re bombarded with advertisements, making a list of what to buy for who, and wondering how the heck Santa does it all. It can be hard to truly enjoy the season when time is ticking and you still have your shopping to get done.
The best gifts are ones that are unique and special to the person you’re giving them to. Maybe they love the ocean so you give them a piece of art made of sea glass. Or perhaps they're ski bums so you want to give them a beanie from a mountain in Maine.
What could be more memorable than a unique gift, specific to the person you love, that was made and crafted right here in Maine, by Mainers?
Our state is filled with incredibly talented individuals and local businesses who have the perfect gift for everyone on your list, regardless of their distinctive interests and tastes.
Whether you feel like you've got it figured out or you're scrambling for those last-minute ideas, this list should ease the shopping burden so you can finally relax by the fire, sip your cocoa, and enjoy the countdown to Christmas.
Here are 50 Maine-made holiday gift ideas so you can find the right present for the right person while buying local and supporting our fellow Mainers - because that’s a gift in itself.