Last-Minute Brooklyn Gifts


We’re finally here–the last weekend of shopping before Christmas–and there are lots of last-minute gifts and deals in our local holiday gift guide. Already done shopping? Then it’s time to treat yourself. Check out our great ideas on the BB Blog, and or scan them all right here:
skinnyskinny: Delicious-smelling, all-organic bath and beauty products for gifts (and yourself), plus super cute terrariums, air plants and more, all 25% off through Monday with the code bb2012 online or in store. 
The Brooklyn Kitchen: For your favorite cook, how about a class? Or some cool kitchenware you didn’t even know you needed, like a pie bird.
Vine Wine: Small production, natural, organic and biodynamic wines, the best ever selection of bubbles, plus small batch booze you’ll buy as a gift and then want to keep for yourself.
The Brooklyn Based Bag and 2012 Sampler: Our sweet canvas tote filled with goodies from Tin House, MCMC Fragrances and Tumbador bars, which you can pick up at Vine Wine today and tomorrow!
Sweet DeliveranceAwesome holiday gift baskets with free shipping, plus jams and customizable cooking classes.
Hudson Made: Gorgeous artisan gifts made in New York State, perfect for stylish men, cooks, or both.
20×200: Affordable art for everyone–though we have 5 perfect prints handpicked here. And if you buy $100+ of gift certificates, you’ll get a free $24 gift cert for yourself with the code FORYOU, good through 12/23 at midnight. 
Haptic Lab: Modern keepsake city quilts, DIY Kits for the craftyheads on your list, and more memorable gifts. Get 15% off through Sunday with the code HAPTIC<3BK. Shipping won’t resume till the New Year, but they’ve got their Brooklyn quilts back in stock, so order now!
Old Hollywood: From wolf head shooter glasses to wish charms (so popular they always sell out), you’ll find distinctive gifts for the menfolk and the ladies.
Brooklyn Slate Company: Cheese boards, gift sets of delicious nibbles, and more ideas for every kind of foodie. Plus get 15% off anything at their booth at the Union Square Holiday Market when you mention BrooklynBased.
Artists and Fleas: Faux Fox jewelry, shirts custom tailored on the spot, and more one-of-a-kind gifts at the Williamsburg and Chelsea Market outposts of this long-running flea.
Life:Curated: Rad, original gifts, like ceramic safari animals that double as containers, an Acrylic Tie Clip in light blue for the guy who likes just a pop of color in his wardrobe, snow in a can, and more. Plus get 25% off in store through 12/23 or online through Christmas with code bkbased.
Babeland: Five sexy gifts that will heat up your winter. Plus get 15% off any purchase with the coupon code 40516, good through 12/31.
FurtherOn: Knit wool socks that just plain rock–seriously. You get a free 45 record with every purchase of these colorful socks, and save more with every pair you order.
Milly & Earl: Designer jewelry, housewares, accessories and apparel at affordable prices (with a few splurgey items to boot).
MCMC Fragrances: Handcrafted scents for men and women, plus, brand-new for the holidays: scented candles.
Miomia: Highly addictive beauty and grooming products for men and women, plus beautiful scents and amazing facials. We profiled these ladies last year and we still love them so. Get 10% off through Dec. 31 with the code BrooklynBased online or in store.
Brooklyn Victory Garden: Delicious foodie gifts like cheese-making kits and hot chocolate pops.
PeekBrooklyn: Cute stockings, tights, leggings and more make great stocking stuffers or the finishing touch to your holiday party outfit. Or throw a tights party at home!
MODULE R: Filled with customizable art and design objects like these five gifts, Module R is basically Brooklyn’s MoMA Store.
Owl and Thistle General Store: A green-minded shop (that also sells cheese and offers sewing classes!) filled with gifts that don’t read “Eco.” Check out their East River’s Finest carafe, lasercut bookmarks and more, all available online.
Happy local gifting!

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