Right now, you might be thinking, "It's only the beginning of December, so I have more than enough time to complete my holiday shopping." But, by the time the Southampton Soap Co. & Friends Holiday Gift Show rolls around, it'll be crunch time. Luckily for you, the shopping extravaganza will offer four consecutive days of handmade holiday shopping that showcases a myriad of talented local artisans.
"Southampton Soap Company is hosting four days of good, clean, locally made gifts for everyone on your list," noted Deborah L. O'Shaughnessy, Owner of Southampton Soap Co. "Join us for hassle-free holiday shopping, light refreshments and stellar company."
Foodies will adore Miss Amy's Jams. (Courtesy Photo)
On Thursday, December 15th and Friday, December 16th, the Holiday Gift Show will be open from 4 to 8 p.m., while it will be open from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday, December 17th and Sunday, December 18th.
The foodie, the fashionista, the spa lover, the art enthusiast, the sentimentalist - you'll be able to find something extraordinary for everyone on your list. This year's seasonal shop will include Altman's Needlearts, Bizzy Bee Designs, Canio's Books
, hot sauce and spiced nuts from Chef Giovanni (Thursday, Friday, and Saturday), Contemporary Artifacts Pottery, DBJ Jewelry (Saturday only), Designs By the Sea, Ditch Ink - Peter Spacek Art, local sights from Don Wilson Fine Art Cards, East End Light, Jean Raffel Ornaments and More, Miss Amy's Jams, delicious spring rolls from Le Fusion, Lora Lomuscio Studio Ceramics, Loretta Fay Artisan Bags, Southampton Soap Co., Talk Treats to Me (Saturday only), Vena Rico Designs (Thursday and Friday), fresh wreaths and much, much more.
Ditch Ink celebrates the lighter side of beach culture. (Photo: www.facebook.com)
"If you are coming for someone special please make sure they will be there on that day," advises O'Shaughnessy. "Shop early for best selection."
So, if you find yourself amongst last minute shoppers year after year, why not make the process a lot less stressful by finding something special for all your friends and family at once, as you support local artisans?
Southampton Soap Co. & Friends Holiday Gift Show will take place at 832 Scuttle Hole Road in Water Mill. For more information, call 631-613-6041 or visit www.southamptonsoapcompany.com.
Nicole is the Editor-in-Chief of Hamptons.com where she focuses on lifestyle, nightlife, and mixology. She grew up in the Hamptons and currently resides in Water Mill. www.hamptons.com