The holidays may look a bit different this year, but that doesn’t mean gift giving has to be any less fun and memorable! You can still support local businesses in the Short North Arts District by shopping online for any of your last minute gifting needs. There are a number of businesses in the District offering unique items that are perfect for those special people in your life. Browse this gift guide for some helpful ideas.

Jolie Occasions

Give the gift of coziness with a scarf from Jolie Occasions, starting at $20.00. They come in a variety of styles, colors, and prints, and would be a cute, comfy addition to any winter outfit.






Global Gifts

A leather world map journal from Global Gifts, featuring an embossed map of the world and the phrase “miles to go…” on the cover, is the perfect gift for the adventurous writer in your life. It contains 72 refillable cotton rag pages and is listed for $39.00.





Red Giraffe Designs

Not only is a stamped bar necklace from Red Giraffe Designs cute and great for layering, but you can also add a personal touch to it as well. The necklace is customizable, so you can stamp it with meaningful names, dates, coordinates, etc. It comes in gold, rose gold, and sterling silver, and is listed for $45.00.





Happy Go Lucky

A Kobo filament candle from Happy Go Lucky, listed for $40.00, is a great gift idea for the candle fanatic in your life. Each pure soy candle has an 80-hour burn time, and comes with an extinguishing lid and a custom-designed box of wooden matches. The candles also come in seven different unique scents.



Samson…A Men’s Emporium

Get him a brand new winter essential that will last with Samuel leather gloves from Samson…A Men’s Emporium, listed for $140.00. They come in different colors, and the high quality leather and wool lining make this item the perfect gift to give during the chilly winter months.





Heartfelt Yoga Studio

What gift could possibly sum up this crazy year better than a virtual yoga session? Heartfelt Yoga is offering 1 virtual drop-in for $11.00 or 5 virtual drop-ins for $44.00.






Macaron Bar

Macaron Bar lets you build your own box of 12, 24, or 36 delicious French macarons, making it a great gift for someone who loves sweet treats. All of their macarons are gluten free and made with premium ingredients. Price will vary based on quantity.






phia salon

Give someone the gift of great hair with a gift card from phia salon. You can easily customize the amount you want on the gift card and order it online.




For a full list of businesses with online stores and gift cards available, check out the Holidays on High guide to give local gifts for everyone on your list.

Check back next week for Part II of our Holidays on High Gift Guide!

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