A gift purchased from a local, independent business is also a gift to your community. Browse through a selection of truly unique and fun gifts for your loved ones. When you purchase these gifts, it keeps our community truly unique and fun too! Warm fuzzy feelings are certain to follow.
12 Days of Planting Christmas Seed Ball Set/Advent Calendar
Give the gift of new beginnings with this fun assortment of seed planting balls. Seed balls are an amazing ancient technique for propagating plants that preserves and protects seeds while they germinate and grow roots. Simply plant in the garden or in your favorite pot or planting container after the last frost. Each seed ball is handmade with clay and recycled paper. Each set contains four seed types: Wild Flowers, Abundance Tea Flowers, Culinary Mix (Basil + Parsley), Spring Pollinator Mix.
Holiday Sugar Scrub
Sugar Scrub gets festive with Peppermint Vanilla Holiday Scent! A custom blend of essential oils lend this scrub an energizing and uplifting festive scent reminiscent of peppermint bark and warm sugar cookies. Skin is left feeling soft and silky smooth after each use with the help of organic, fair trade sugar crystals, and nourishing coconut and sweet almond oils.
Taste of Louisville Neighborhoods Gift
6 Organic Spices
We’re proud to have moved to Louisville KY in 2018. We’ve fallen in love with the city, its people and its vibrant neighborhoods. We’re honoring a few neighborhoods with this gift bag which includes a nice green burlap bag and handcrafted spice blends carefully selected to represent the feel and flavor of the wonderful neighborhood it’s named after (also comes with a card explaining each one): Butchertown: A versatile seasoning you’d find behind the counter at a local butcher shop. Great on burgers, steaks, pork chops, stews, chili, beans & as a mild taco seasoning. (aka Brisket Rub) Germantown: We added some eclectic rich flavors like fenugreek & coriander to this classic poultry seasoning. Excellent on chicken, roasted vegetables, soups & schnitzel. (aka Finger Lickin’ Chicken) The Highlands: A fusion of garlic, cumin, orange zest & pequin chilies to represents the diversity of the restaurants in this neighborhood. Use as a marinade, on beans, chili, shrimp & kabobs. (aka Texas Mojo) Old Louisville: This timeless salt blend exudes elegance with flavors of Herbs de Provence & Black Truffle Salt. Great on popcorn, dry-aged steaks, grilled fish and in compound butter. (aka Herbal Salt) Portland: Think of the original Port of Louisville and grab this blend inspired by Bay Seasoning. Ideal for grilled fish, crab boils, clam bakes, chowders and chip dips. (aka Bay Seasoning) Russel: This spice has a touch of sweet to compliment its Cajun roots, and is a nod to Russel’s beloved soul food restaurants. Great on chicken, pork chops, ribs and veggies. (aka Pinch Your Mama) If you want to include a gift message, just let us know and we’ll add a handwritten gift tag for free.
Organic BBQ Spices Gift Bag
For the Grillers & Carnivores in Your Life
A delicious gift of six rubs and blends made for Barbecue Masters: Sweet and Sassy Pork: It’s like eating smokey BBQ chips, sans the weird chemicals. Great on ribs, pork chops, potatoes, chicken and chickpeas. Carolina BBQ on My Mind: This dry rub is simple and tasty, relying on extremely high quality spices to produce authentic Carolina BBQ in your backyard. Honey Chipotle BBQ: With this magic spice, chicken wings will have the perfect flavor combination of sweet, smoky and spicy Sizzling Steak: A peppery and salty Montreal steak seasoning perfect for steak, potatoes, burgers, broccoli, pork chops and seitan. Memphis Rib Rub: A tribute to the great Memphis TN dry rib rib. It’s sweet and savory with a kick of mustard and ginger. Jamaican Jerk: A sweet, medium spicy and delicious Caribbean mix for traditional Jamaican Jerk chicken, fish or tofu.
Gourmet Salts Gift Bag
Gift for Foodies & Hosts
A gift that all home cooks can easily use and enjoy. A great mix of unique salts from the sea, ponds and glaciers. Any chef will enjoy trying out these new flavors and textures to put a new spin on their meals. The salt tins come in a nice burlap bag, with a card that explains one. If you want to include a gift message, just let us know and we’ll add a handwritten gift tag (at no extra charge). The salts include: Himalayan Pink Salt: Mined from under an ancient glacier in the Himalayas, it has high mineral content, giving it a pleasant mineral taste. It’s also softer than the average salt. French Grey Salt: The classic salt of French cuisine, its evaporated in clay ponds, which gives it a bluish hue, a briny flavor & an almost wet texture. A luxurious everyday salt. Porcini Salt: We use high quality organic porcini mushrooms to make this rich, umami nutty salt. Great on steak, eggs, burgers, popcorn, risotto & simple pasta with butter. Balsamic Salt: A luxurious salt made with high quality, locally sourced balsamic oil & fabulously silky Pacific sea salt. Great on salads & as a finishing salt for steak & chicken. Cherry Smoked Salt: Pacific sea salt evaporated in a smokehouse using cherry wood. A pleasant, intense salt for anything that could benefit from a smokey BBQ flavor. Hawaiian Black Lava Salt: Evaporated with activated charcoal derived from coconuts, it has a strong sea flavor with a touch of smokiness. A handsome & tasty finishing salt.
Cucumber Aloe Margarita Mix
Cool. Crisp. Refreshing. One bottle makes 10 cocktails. Just 35 calories per serving. Known for their detoxifying and hydrating properties, cucumber and aloe vera mix with orange essence to elevate the traditional margarita and make a more modern, better-for-you marg. Perfect for pitchers by the pool, taco night and your next Zoom happy hour. Pairs with tequila or gin. Make it a mocktail with club soda.
Turmeric Ginger Mule Mix
Earthy. Spicy. Bright. One bottle makes 10 cocktails. Just 35 calories per serving. Known for their anti-inflammatory properties, turmeric and ginger reimagine this classic cocktail to make a mule that’s vivid and vibrant. Great for easy evenings on the patio or your next living room cocktail party. Pairs with vodka for a traditional mule, or make it a Kentucky Mule with bourbon (our suggestion). Make it a mocktail with club soda.
Warm. Smooth. Intriguing. One bottle makes 32 cocktails. Just 30 calories per serving. Known for its antioxidant properties, tart cherry juice mixes with allspice, cinnamon, orange peel and bitters to make this full-bodied and better-for-you Old Fashioned. Enjoy beside a fire with friends, or sink deep into the couch and catch up on your shows. Pairs with bourbon or dark rum. For seasoned whiskey drinkers, try with your favorite 100 proof for a bourbon-forward cocktail. Make it a mocktail with club soda.
Keep Louisville Weird T-shirt
This is what we’re all about! Featuring our original, simple black and white slogan that ear X-Tacy’s John Timmons erected on a Bardstown Rd. billboard in 2005, our signature shirt gives you the chance to embrace LIBA’s mission and to share it with the world. Black, short-sleeved.
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Handmade Blue Black Reptile Purse
Hand beaded Christmas Sweater in your size or color.
Crosley C62 Turntable System
We love Louisville based Crosley's C62 as an upgrade or a first household turntable. A little Louisville trivia: this turntable can also be found in Omni Louisville's suites! Here is more on the turntable direct from Crosley:Crosley C62B Turntable System - Walnut The Crosley C62 was designed to be a ready-to-go-sounds-damn-good-straight-out-of-the-box turntable system that doesn’t break the bank. This fully manual two-speed (33 1/3 & 45 RPM) turntable sports an MDF plinth wrapped in a faux walnut veneer that would fool the best of lumberjacks. Unit (L x W x H) = 14.25 x 30 x 9.75
You're in a cult, call your cat. (IYKYK) Make a bold statement with these murderous cat dangles. Made from 1/8 inch baltic birch with hypoallergenic posts, these earrings are proudly handmade in Southern Indiana. Due to the nature of handmade products, some variations in color and appearance may occur. Earrings are 3 inches long from top of hook to bottom most point of earring.
Leg Lamp Dangles
These Leg Lamp earrings will have you feeling like you’ve won a major award! Made with laser cut and engraved birch with hypo allergenic iron ear wire hooks. Earring fronts feature engraved accents and yellow acrylic painted accents. Earring backs are blank. Due to the nature of handmade items, some slight variations in size, shape, and color may occur. Length - 2 inches. Proudly made in Southern Indiana.
Immaculate fall vibes are on display with these mushroom dangles. Made from 1/8 inch baltic birch with hypoallergenic posts and walnut stain, these earrings are proudly handmade in Southern Indiana. Dimensions 1.87 inches X 1.15 inches Due to the nature of handmade products, some variations in color and appearance may occur.
Cards for Remembering 2nd Edition
This 48-card deck with art and messages by Cory Lockhart helps you to connect more deeply with yourself and Spirit, so that you cultivate greater self-compassion and self-care. As you Re-member yourself- practicing acceptance and integration of your various parts- you are also Re-membering our world because you are a part of the world. The 2nd edition deck also includes a digital guidebook for further reflection.
Heart Sketch Gift Certificate
Looking for a truly one-of-a-kind gift? Give a Heart Sketch gift certificate! A Heart Sketch is an artistic way of offering insights and affirmations of the state of one’s heart and life. The colors, textures, and forms of each heart sketch provide insights into a person, the relationships, joys and pains, energy within, and/or context surrounding the person. Heart Sketches are created and interpreted in the actual or virtual presence of the recipient. The recipient receives the original 4” x 6” sketch. Every heart is unique. Every heart is beautiful.
Peppermint Julep Candle
A fun and refreshing holiday fusion- blending sweet peppermint with fresh garden mint with notes of sweet vanilla, mocha, and Kentucky bourbon. Lendenwood candles are hand poured in small batches in Louisville, Kentucky and served in a reusable Christmas tin. Top Notes: sweet peppermint + fresh mint Base Notes: vanilla + mocha + bourbon White Metal Tin with Lid = 12 ounce pour + 60 hour burn time.
Mint Julep Aqua Candle
Our Top Shelf Double Mint Julep candle serves up invigorating notes of fresh mint infused with old Kentucky bourbon balanced with the sweetness of sugary syrup and creamy vanilla. Enjoy the slow burning and soothing sound of the large crackling wooden wick and savor the refreshing scents of a classic derby day cocktail served up in a bold aqua glass vessel with an elegant silver rim. This pop of color makes the perfect hostess gift! Top Notes: mint + bourbon Base Notes: sugar + vanilla Aqua Tumbler = 14 ounce pour + 80 hour burn time.
Personalized Bourbon Stave
Made from authentic reclaimed Kentucky Bourbon Barrel Staves and personalized with laser engraved precision. This unique-to-you piece makes the perfect gift for a bourbon lover who has everything. Choose from a large half stave or a shorter quarter stave. Every stave sits confidently on a desk or shelf on its own. Personalize with a name or name and title.