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2018 Holiday Gift Guide!

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Shanty Town Design’s official 2018 holiday gift guide is here!

Grab all your holistic goods, quirky items, unique trinkets, useful doodads, powerful pieces, and elegant jewelry from small handmade businesses across the country this season 🙂

1. Don’t Tell Me to Smile 11 oz Mug

by Fiercely

Ethically made shirts & mugs
*A portion of each sale gets donated to an organization on your behalf

2. DIY Vial Necklace Kit

by The Terrorium Shop

Put your own creative twist on a vial necklaces!
Kit comes with:
1 1” glass cork vial
An assortment of dried flowers
A mix of ethically sourced rat bones
Tiny gold rocks
One long black chord necklace

3. Stranger Things Ornament

by Monkeytailz

Custom designed ornaments and goodies

4. Bash Blends ® | Palo Santo Bundle

by White Witch Level Up

Use to absorb and release outdated habits, a poor pattern of thinking, or anything no longer in service of your highest good and purpose. Utilize the energy by burning and wafting the smoke upon your Sacred Space or Self. Grounding, Cleansing, Clearing, Aura & Energetic tool.

5. Hand Woven Tote

by Color Cielo

Handwoven in Mexico City and alive with bright color and geometric flair.

6. Night Sky Necklace IV

by Darling Departed

A mouse incisor and cross-sectioned porcupine quills are arranged to look like a crescent moon and stars, while a single pearl represents Polaris.

. XenClip

by XenClip

XenClip is a revolutionary Hair Clip used for lifting hair up securely, comfortably, without the need for readjustment, and without damage or dents.

8. Pumpkin Chai Soy Cocktail Candle

by Craft Beer Babe

Each candle is handcrafted, using 100% soy wax and an ECO (cotton & paper) wick or crackling wooden wick.

9. Mala Beads for Peace & Stability

by Mountain Mod Creations

This 108 bead mala is made from beautiful, high-quality Rainbow Agate alongside Opalite, to enhance spiritual connection, peace and stability. The variety of colors balance the whole chakra system, and the addition of opalite adds an extra dose divine connection.

All malas are tied while chanting mantra and infused with reiki energy.

10. Bash Blends ® | Elemental Healing & Sacred Space Kits

by White Witch Level Up

Whether you are in need of a permanent Altar set-up or a temporary oasis of peace, Bash will design a kit specifically for you. Mystics of all experience levels can benefit from the contents received and the educational literature companion. Each item is intuitively selected per order, based upon the chosen theme, and to bring the ancient ways of knowing into the Modern Age.

11. The ColoRADo Box

by Ship Sunshine

Each item in this box was designed, printed, and/or handmade from a company owned by Colorado woman entrepreneur. A portion of the proceeds is being donated to the Women’s Bean Project, a nonprofit with the mission to change women’s lives by providing stepping stones to self-sufficiency through social enterprise.

12. Facial Serum

by The Post Home & Body

Their Facial Serum is formulated to nourish and refresh your skin. Use in the morning before your makeup or as a nightly treat right before bed.

13. Solstice Spice Coffee Blend

by Copper Door Coffee Roasters

Partnered with Savory Spice Shop to create this winter warmer! Nestled in with your beans (a lovely blend of Colombia, Sumatra, and Brazil), you will find a packet of aromatic and delicious spices to sprinkle on your grounds before brewing.

14. Staying in Bed Candle

by Never Skip Brunch

The Never Skip Brunch line is designed for women looking to become fearless with their style and create a beautifully lived-in life.

15. Cocoa + Honey Solid Body Mask

by 303 Face | Body

Allow 4 ounces of rich chocolate and sweet Arvada garden honey to soften and nourish your skin.

16. Silver Plated Crescent Moon Necklace

by Designs by Billie Jean

Swarovski crystal hanging element.

17. Glass Disc Ornament

by StoneFawx Studios

Clear glass disc ornaments are personally individually lettered for a unique, one-of-a-kind gift. Wording is completely customizable and written to order!

18. Beef & Chicken Dog Treats

by BareBones Barktique

Filled with fresh carrots, oats, peanut butter, brown rice, bullion, and rice flour, these are sure to fill your puppy’s tummy with hearty but healthy ingredients.

19. Fair Voyage Comic

by Andrea Bell Draws

A world that was once protected and governed by the Elven Royal family has fallen to the hands of renegades that occupy this land. Fay finds herself alone, in pain, with a dark cloud looming over her. No, really–someone has cursed a black rain cloud to follow her. Fay would never admit it, but she’s beginning to panic a little.

20. Sad & Restless Screen Printed Patch

by Second Banana

Approximately 5 x 3.5 inches, sew on patch.

21. Magic of the Zodiac Coloring Book

by Noble Lion Prints

The Magic of the Zodiac Coloring Book is designed with both adults and children in mind. Whether you love Astrology or only know your own sun sign, this book is for you! Enjoy relaxed coloring as you travel through all the signs of the zodiac.

22. Mountain Christmas Ornaments

by Simple and Sylvan

Great memento from your trip to the Rocky Mountains, gift item for your favorite Coloradian, or celebrate your new home.

23. Perdition Hot Sauce

by Soothsayer Hot Sauce

Settle in for your ride down The River Styx. Soothsayer’s all-orange habañero sauce packs a lasting burn that moves at the slow, lingering pace you would expect of a river of fire. Balanced with orange bell peppers and carrots, Perdition will leave you perpetually craving more.

24. Handwritten 2019 Year Planner

by Handwritten Paper Co

The base planner was designed to help you get organized and make 2019 your most productive year ever! The year begins with you getting focused, self-aware, and specific about what you need, and want out of 2019.

25. Wildflower Honey

by The Beekeeper’s Daughter

Wildflower comes from their Summer crop of honey. It’s light in color and has a mild flavor with a distinctive lingering finish. It’s fresh taste and pleasant scent pairs well with tea.

DID YOU KNOW: We also have an online shop! Check out our Etsy for a variety of hand drawn decals!


Samantha is the founder and creative director for Shanty Town Design. She spends much of her day discussing clients' brand and web strategies, directing and creating with team members to achieve design goals, and brainstorming business opportunities. She enjoys gardening, astrology, traveling, exploring everything strange & unusual, and spending time with her small pack of dogs.


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