The 2023 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.
Learn the best practices for making a quilt and craft your very own wall hanging or table runner ($100). Give the gift of quilt-crafting.
Discover the fundamentals of candle making as you create your own candle and sip wine with friends in this fun-filled experience ($50). Book an experience here.
For something special that lasts a lifetime, gift a one-of-a-kind tattoo by an expert artist this holiday season (prices vary). Learn more about Funky Rooster Tattoo.
Take a railroad spike, apply heat, sweat and craftsmanship to forge a knife in this edgy bladesmith class ($175). View class details and unleash your inner blacksmith.
Spend a night out at the Norwegian, offering a tasty Nordic-themed rotating menu to enjoy while listening to captivating live music (gift cards available starting at $25). Shop gift cards here.
Give the gift of exfoliation with the Berry Blast Sugar Scrub that’ll leave skin feeling silky smooth ($24.99). Shop their Sugar Scrub & more.
The Eight Nights of Whimsy Tea Set is the perfect Hanukkah gift for tea lovers. The package includes eight samples of teas with a six-pack of delicious shortbread cookies ($20.99). Browse products and start steeping.
Remind loved ones how special they are with a heartfelt inspirational sign ($34). Browse signs here.
The ‘Be Jolly’ candle fills the room with the scent of baked cookies for the holiday season ($29.50). All proceeds from purchased items go toward helping the women in the program gain valuable and empowering work experience and heal from lives of poverty and addiction. Shop candles for a good cause.
These essential oil blends offer an array of aromas, from sweet and spicy to fresh and calming ($15). Shop aromatic oils.
Try a dozen exciting flavors jam-packed into a 12-pack of delectably sweet macarons ($28). Explore their range of confections.
Give seven jars of different dips, sauces and high quality home-cooked flavors that you can find only in Galena – all in one Taste of Galena gift basket ($69.99). Browse gift baskets & more.
Gift a hand-carved serving platter that’s perfect for plating charcuterie at a dinner party ($35). Shop hand-carved platters & more.
You can never go wrong with the gift of a well-balanced wine, especially this medium-bodied 2019 Bull Headed Red Wine ($21.50). Shop Sleepy Creek wines.
Grill masters will be eternally grateful for the LBS Holiday Box featuring andouille beef sausage, “The Ultimate” BBQ seasoning and savory BBQ sauce ($69.99). Explore sauce sets & more.
Any dog would be lucky to sink their teeth into all the natural treats in the Monthly Bite Box, offering flavors like chicken, beef and pumpkin ($39). Shop for Bite Boxes & more.
Help any furry friend feel pampered with Paw Balm - a luxurious and healing formula to nourish and protect paws ($9). Peruse products to pamper your pup.
Fore! From beginner to expert, custom golf clubs are a great way to up one’s game and lower the score (starting at $100, prices vary). Browse custom clubs.
Pick up a specialized baseball bat that’s a best seller for players transitioning from metal to wood ($125, prices vary). Create a custom bat.
Don’t let aches and pains stop your loved one from playing the game. The Joint & Muscle CBD topical ointment is 100% organic and made with shea and cocoa butters, beeswax, coconut oil and essential oils known for anti-inflammatory properties ($40). Shop Hempstock Pharms products.
*Asterisks indicate minority-owned businesses
To learn more about the Illinois Made program and how to support small businesses around Illinois, visit EnjoyIllinois.com/IllinoisMade.