2022 Illinois Made Holiday Gift Guide

From custom-made pottery to small-batch spirits and handcrafted candles, discover the finest authentic products in Illinois — all while supporting local small businesses. 


The 2022 Illinois Made Gift guide features one-of-a-kind products and encourages shoppers and travelers to support businesses in every region of the state this holiday season.

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Gifts for the Home

Mississippi Mud Pottery, Alton

Purchase a wide array of ceramic ware like bowls, plates and mugs ($24–$28). Shop products online here.

Swoon Living, Chicago

Get cozy this season with The Ultimate Smores Kit ($165). Shop online here.

Eshelman Pottery, Elizabeth

Discover unique cups, plates and serving dishes. Low Cups ($55 each). Shop products online here.

McMahon Gallery, Lake Forest

Choose from an eclectic range of fanciful art including Franklin McMahon’s Chicago Collector Plates ($10). Shop products online here.

Wild Cherry Spoon Co., Moline

Reinvent pizza night with a Large Pizza Paddle, Herb and Vegetable Knife, and Wooden Tumblers ($55, $50, $20). Shop products online here.

John Boos & Co., Effingham

The Cherry Rustic Edge and Cherry Edge Grain ($139, $198) illustrate why top chefs choose John Boos. Shop products online here.

Brewpoint Coffee, Elmhurst

Brew up some holiday cheer with seasonal roasts and classic blends like The Stargazer ($16). Shop products online here.

Starved Rock Hot Glass, Ottawa

Take home a handcrafted vise like Blown Vessels ($90) or craft a custom-made creation of your own. Shop products online here.

Galena Cellars Vineyard, Galena

Stay merry with a medium-bodied Marquette ($21) featuring flavors of bramble fruit and anise. View products online here. Purchase in-store.

Gifts for Her

Hearth & Hammer General, Batavia

Browse unique, literary-themed candles including a Fine Print Literary Travel Soy Travel Candle ($14). Shop products online here.

Edgewater Candles, Chicago

Explore all 12 Zodiac fragrances and opt for a single ($32) or a box set. Shop products online here.

C’s Bees Honey & More, Anna

Un-bee-lievable! 100% local honey and goats' milk soap bars ($3-$6) make great stocking stuffers. Shop products online here.

Crown Brew Coffee Co., Marion

Help her savor every sip on the go with an Enamel Mug ($27). Shop products online here.

Rolling Oak Alpaca Ranch, Makanda

Get the Kumihimo Bracelet Braiding Kit ($25) so she can create her very own alpaca bracelet. Shop products online here.

Stumpy’s Spirits Distillery, Columbia

From grain to grass, discover small-batch spirits at their finest, like Unbroken Vodka ($25). Available for on-site purchase.

Bright Endeavors, Chicago

Illuminate the home with handcrafted soy candles like Bright Lights ($30). Shop products online here.

Illinois Sparkling Co., North Utica

Celebrate the most wine-derful time of the year with a bottle of Pét Nat Piquette ($8). Shop products online here.

Gifts for Him

KOVAL Distillery, Chicago

Give the gift of craft spirits and distilled deliciousness with The Whiskey Gift Pack ($51). Shop products online here.

Navarro Canoe, Rock Island

Surprise an outdoorsman with Beach and Deck Chairs ($185-$265) and other timeless crafts. Shop products online here

Optimo Hats, Chicago

Hats are the optimal gift for the stylish gentleman in your life. Try the Nashville ($1,395). Shop products online here.

Buffalo Bluff Hemp Farm, Shawnee Hills

Make it a peaceful holiday with Full Spectrum Tinctures ($30-$100) and other high-quality hemp products. Shop products online here.

Sangamon Reclaimed, Springfield

Furnish the home with beautiful, heirloom-quality furniture from American barns and buildings. Shop products online here.

DESTIHL Brewery, Bloomington

Elevate the holiday party with DESTIHL’s Wild Sour Series ($20) and other brews for every palate. Shop products online here.

Dearborn Denim, Chicago

Find the perfect pair of comfortable, durable jeans like the Tailored Fit ($75). Shop products online here.

17th Street BBQ, Murphysboro

Grill up some barbecue deliciousness with the Pig Pack (two sauce bottles & Magic Dust - $35). Shop products online here.

Gifts for the Holiday Host

Rare Bird Preserves, Oak Park

Spread holiday cheer with unique jams, spreads and more ($12–16). Shop products online here.

CBPB Popcorn Shop, Champaign

Amazing popcorn flavors in the CBPB Popcorn Mix make for the perfect holiday snack ($5-11). In-store purchase only.

River Bend Gallery, Galena

Find unique, framed prints and puzzles including the Breathing in Morning puzzle ($25). Shop products online here.

Prairie Fire Glass, Monticello

Stay glassy this holiday season with mesmerizing glass-blown holiday ornaments ($35–$45). Shop products online here.

Long Grove Confectionery Co., Long Grove

Indulge in sweet gift sets like the Chocolate Cube Box Trio, Snowflake Boxes or Classic English Toffee ($35–75). Shop products online here.

Danenberger Family Vineyard, New Berlin

Season’s tastings! Gift wrap a bottle of the refreshing, airy Blanc ($22) or another award-winning wine. Shop products online here.

Chocolate Factory, Inc., Golconda

Order irresistibly smooth gourmet chocolates in a variety of mouth-watering flavors. Shop products online here.

Justice of the Pies, Chicago

Give the gift of sweet and savory pies, quiches and tarts — made in-house and from scratch. Shop products online here.

Cocoa Blue Chocolates, Rochester

Send your loved one’s tastebuds on a flavor journey with delicious chocolates and truffles. Shop products online here.

Riley’s Vegan Sweets & Eats, Peoria

Choose from vegan cakes, donuts and cupcakes, all made with organic ingredients. Available in-store only.

Ropp Jersey Cheese Farm, Normal

Cheddar, Gouda, Colby Jack, Swiss — so many tasty cheeses to choose from! Shop products online here.

Fine Field Pottery Company, Streator

Decorative and functional, find one-of-a-kind pieces like the Soup Bowl, Handled Casserole ($22). Shop products online here.

Alto Vineyards, Champaign

The prospect of winter weather might be frightful, but the Norton ($28) is so delightful. Shop products online here.


To learn more about the Illinois Made program and how to support small businesses around Illinois, visit EnjoyIllinois.com/IllinoisMade.