Your Local 2019 Lancaster Holiday Gifting Guide

Explore this curated local 2019 Lancaster holiday gifting guide!

Share the joy.

The holidays are full of celebrations and opportunities to show our appreciation to the ones we love. It may be through a simple note, a homemade baked good, or a perfectly selected gift. This year, as you hunt for the perfect present, the ultimate party dress, and the thoughtful hostess gift, we ask you to make every choice deliberate and every dollar count.

How can you do that? Make your holiday shopping list and hit the streets of Lancaster City. We guarantee that not only will you find the most unique gifts, shopping for your friends and family will go from being an annual routine to an unforgettable experience.

Why shop local? It’s simple. You’ll find unique, quality gifts—many locally made—hand-selected by trusted business owners. Additionally, money spent in Lancaster stays in Lancaster which doesn’t only help our retailers, it makes our whole community stronger.

Thank you to our editorial sponsor—the High® companies: celebrating the City of Lancaster and committed to innovative community leadership, sustainable building practices, and advancement through the preservation of local heritage.

317 N Queen St.

Black Bear Leather & Home

Designed and crafted on site.

Founded in 2014, Black Bear is passionate about leather, how it’s made, and its environmental impact. Shop handmade leather belts, bags, wallets, accessories, and lamps. Crafted onsite. Leather craft classes held in studio. Sign up online today!

320 N Queen St, 717-945-5883

The Scarlet Willow

Same at it never was.

Offering a little bit of everything, their collection, curated by owner Jodi Pabon, includes a selection of vintage clothing, accessories, home decor, and much more. Find unique one-of-a-kind gifts from every decade for women, men, and children.

Visit the Scarlet Willow for more great gift ideas!

541 N Mulberry St, 717-295-4800

Barrick Candles

A warm winter glow.

Gifting Ideas | Autumn tone candles for the Thanksgiving table, for friends and lovers a favorite colored candle, bright red and green candles for the Christmas buffet, silver and blue candles for your New Year, and yellow and orange candles for those long winter nights.

For more warm and cozy candle gifts, visit Barrick Candles in-store or online!

246 W Orange St, 717-872-6966

AK Interiors

Smartly Appointed.

Gifting Ideas | Statement jewelry, high-end letterpress stationery, holiday decor, tabletop and giftware.

For more interior gifting ideas, visit AK Interiors in-store or online.

32 W King St, 717-569-2060

Charlotte Shoppe

Style that sets the stage.

Gifting Ideas | Joseph Ribkoff, Kendra Scott, Pelle Moda, Lyssé, Eileen Fisher Shoes, Krazy Larry, Vionic, Habitat, Nic and Zoe, Sorel, Hobo, Frye, Uno de 50, Clara Sunwoo, Pikolinos, L’Artiste, Naot, Fly London, Gretchen Scott, Brighton Model.

Make sure you stop in the Charlotte Shoppe to browse more wonderful gifts!

32 N Queen St, 717-509-5700


Baby, it’s cold outside!

Gifting Ideas | Maileg Hiking Mouse, Hazel Village Fox, Birkenstock Sandals, Brio train set, Herschel backpack, Pura Vida bracelet, Jellycat huge elephant and book, Ugg boots, Blabla Honey Bunny, Pehr storage totes, tabletop and giftware.

Visit Bellaboo in-store or online for more gifting ideas!

45 N Market St, 717-690-2505

Ellicott & Co.

Quality goods for the modern man.

Gifting Ideas | Heritage-inspired men’s apparel, handcrafted leather goods, accessories, gifts, and home decor.

Check out more great gifts from Ellicott & Co. in-store or online.

202 N Duke St, 717-299-2232

Festoon Boutique

Create your holiday story.

Gifting Ideas | Kevin Lehman candle tumblers, JALMODOVAR bags and totes, F&M hats, Brio exclusive personal care, and Christina Maser soy candles.

Visit Festoon Boutique for more fabulous gifting ideas!

190 W Ross St, 717-397-5264

Penn Stone

Cozy, inside and out.

Gifting Ideas | Indoor & outdoor fire features, nature-inspired home decor, cozy throws, unique totes, handbags, jewelry, and Fermob bistro sets.

For more great gifts stop in at Penn Stone, or visit online.

334 N Queen St, 717-621-2973

Telltale Dress

Some things just never go out of style.

Gifting Ideas | Vintage fashion, artisan jewelry & apothecary goods, antiques, decor, and one-of-a-kind gifts.

To shop more, check out Telltale Dress in-store or online.

50 N Queen St, 717-283-7389

Lush Bazaar

Living proof that art is alive.

Gifting Ideas | High-end fashion & accessories ethically made by women in India, custom garments, and bridal gowns.

Visit Lush Bazaar in-store or online today!

20 W Orange St, 717-394-4328

The Spice & Tea Exchange

The cure for a cold winter’s night.

Gifting Ideas | Unique seasoning, exotic teas, salts and sugars from around the world, accessories for tea lovers.

Check out The Spice & Tea Exchange for more great gifts!

58 N Queen St, 717-392-7305

Ream Jewelers

Gems for every season.

Gifting Ideas | Diamond studs starting at $295, Frieda Rothman starting at $125, Ladies & men’s Citizen Watches starting at $195, Marco Bicego starting at $550, Ladies 14k gold earrings starting at $59.

Visit Ream Jewelers in-store or online for more gifting ideas!

602 W King St, 717-947-7614

Rieker Bottle Works 

Give them what they really want.

Gifting Ideas | Grab a growler to share at the holiday party! Their beer advent calendar is sure to please even the hardest to gift person and several gift packages featuring glassware and reusable totes are available. Still not sure? Gift cards are available in any denomination.

Visit Rieker Bottle Works today for more gifting ideas!

398 Harrisburg Ave #150, 717-824-4129


RSVP with confidence.

Shop Taupe’s sophisticated style for all ages.

118 N Water St #102, 717-392-6011

Miesse Candies

A holiday tradition.

Gifting Ideas | Nonpareils, Hand-dipped chocolate, marshmallows, caramels, clusters, and cream-centered candy.

For more sweet gifting ideas, visit Miesse Candies in-store or online!

325 N Queen St b01, 717-617-4838

Nicole Taylor Boutique

Look good and do good.

Gifting Ideas | Ethical & sustainable fashion & accessories Jewelry from It’s All About You Amy & The Gilded Pear. Luxury spa products from Makes Scents & Inner Light Botanical.

Visit Nicole Taylor Boutique in-store or online!

1352 Harrisburg Pike, 717-288-1200 

Basset & Lab

Only the best for your pet.

Lancaster has a new destination for pampered pets. Basset and Lab is a pet boutique with the best healthy, chemical and GMO-free, non-processed, whole foods possible. There, you can find owner Alison whipping up favorite canine treats like shepard’s pie and parmesan nibbles or frosting a banana birthday cake or dried minnow cupcakes.

Pet Gifting Ideas | Apparel, toys, treats, harnesses, leashes, collars, and grooming care.

241 N Prince St, (717) 690-8477

David Lyall Home & Design

Elements of gifting for every season.

Visit their home gallery and design studio at 241 North Prince Street for inspirational room settings & interior design services.

For more gifting ideas, visit them here.

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