If you’re anything like me, Christmas shopping is frequently a last-minute thing! Well, you’re in luck. We’ve got some great local clients with great products and services that are perfect for your friends and family! ‘Tis The Season to Shop Local!


That That Someone Special who Deserves a Good Pampering:

Smooth Waxing Lounge
With facials, waxing, nail art, makeup, spray tanning for men or women they’ll leave feeling pretty, pampered and all around amazing!
2345 Mission Street, Santa Cruz

The Sophisticated Ocean Lover:

Bella Mare Sea Glass
Adorn your loved one with jewelry that is handmade from natural sea glass found by a local artisan. Bella Mare even has a sale going on right now: $10 off your purchase with the coupon code “WOW10”!

For Your Fitness Buff, Ready to Take Their Workout to the Next Level:

Santa Cruz CORE
Their Nutritionists, Chiropractors and Trainers can get your loved one on the right track for better results, but don’t forget that massages make GREAT gifts too!
317 Potrero Street, Suite C, Santa Cruz

Get Your Runner High!:

Santa Cruz Running Company
Or at least hooked on the service and attention to detail the team at Santa Cruz Running Company offers. Get stocking stuffers and a gift certificate to help hook your runner up with the experts!
1664-B Soquel Drive, Santa Cruz

The Local History Buff:

Aptos Chamber of Commerce
Help Support the Aptos History Museum and purchase a copy of “Images of America: Aptos” at the Chamber. The Museum also has Memberships!
7605-A Old Dominion Court, Aptos


One-of-a-kind Functional Art for the Guitar Enthusiast:

Weaver Guitar Straps
The musician on your list should look as good, and unique as they sound. Each Weaver Guitar Strap is hand woven and no two are the same!

Play with color!

Weaver on Etsy

Sea-Fairing Adventure for the Fisherman or Diver You Love!:

Sea Sniper Baja
If you love a diver or fisherman, you know the thrill they will find in planning a trip to Baja! One quick browse through Sea Sniper Baja’s galleries and they will be hooked on the thrill of what can easily become the adventure of a life time.

For the Avid Surfer and the Ocean Lover:

Santa Cruz Waves
Get the gear, Live the Lifestyle!
Santa Cruz Waves is their best source for local lifestyle and media, and they will look great showing their connection to the community with a new Santa Cruz Waves hoodie, hat or shirt!

They Love You Enough To Visit:

Mission Inn
Love them enough to get them a room with a great location on the West Side. Mission Inn is located close to Natural Bridges, half a dozen wineries and the Boardwalk, it’s the perfect base for a fun holiday vacation!
800-895-5455 | 831-425-5455
2250 Mission Street, Santa Cruz

The Sports-Nut, Especially Baseball:

Jerry's SportsJerry’s has a huge showroom with tons of sporting equipment and apparel; but for a real stocking stuffer treat grab some tokens to the batting cages!
1148 Soquel Avenue, Santa Cruz

For the Ultimate Edge in Their Football Pool:

iPick Football
The Football season isn’t done yet! Get your super fan the app that will give them a massive edge in their pickem football pools, or better yet grab the app for yourself and show them some competitive love while you 1-up ’em.
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