Our annual holiday gift guide, the 30 Days of NoHo Cheer, is back and better than ever. This year, we’re featuring 30 gifts that you can buy right in the neighborhood from local businesses. We’ll be sharing gifts every day on social media feeds and highlighting many of the neighborhood’s holiday happenings and special events this holiday season.
We’ve got a huge selection of gifts this year, from last minute options, to big-ticket-items, stocking stuffers and so much more. There’s truly something for everybody on your shopping list here in NoHo, and the best part is, you’ll be supporting local businesses and spending money in the community.
For the Friend Who Needs a Reset: Shop the Holiday Specials at ORA – This NoHo acupuncture studio is a lovely space, with treatments and products designed to soothe and restore.
For the DIY Friend on Small Business Saturday: Buy from Shapiro Hardware and Get a Free Shop Your City Tote Bag – This Small Business Saturday, we partnered with this beloved hardware store to give out free Shop Your City tote bags! They have anything and everything for your friend who is always tackling a new project.
For the Friend Who Has It All: A Scientific Specimen from The Evolution Store – Truly a one-of-a-kind spot, The Evolution Store has all kinds of interesting finds that we can promise can’t be found anywhere else.
For the Fitness Fanatic: Shop the Sales at Bar Method NoHo – NoHo’s fan-favorite barre studio has all kinds of deals, discounts, and other specials all holiday season long.
For the Foodie Friend: A Gift Box from il Buco – Perfect for foodies, the famed il Buco is offering gift boxes featuring some of the most beloved pantry products stocked in the restaurant, including olive oil, salts, and more.
For the Sneaker Fiend: Hard-to-Find Kicks from A Sneaker City – This Broadway newcomer has a huge selection of new and used shoes from iconic streetwear brands.
For the Design-Lover: A New Book or Two from Dashwood Books – This local favorite design + arts focused bookshop has a sprawling selection of titles from contemporary artists working in visual mediums.
For the Artist: Canvas on Sale from Blick on Bond – All November and December this art supply store is offering canvas on sale for the holiday shopping season. With a huge number of shapes and sizes, you’ll find something for every artist on your list.
For the Friend with Flawless Skin: A Rejuvenating Treatment from Great Jones Spa – Great skin doesn’t come easy, and takes a lot of time and treatments. If they care about beauty, make sure to book a treatment from this beloved NoHo spa.
For the Baby and Their New Parent: The Chair from Lalo – Just in time for the holiday season, Lalo opened their first ever flagship in NoHo. The brand’s iconic Chair is a fantastic gift for friends and family with a little one around.
For the Pets: Treats, Toys, and a New ‘Do from Happy Paws – This independent pet shop has a large selection of all things pets, with tons of toys, canned foods, treats, and more. However, the real move is to gift a grooming session that’s sure to impress.
For the Last Minute Gift: Something Special from Showfields – For the holiday season, Showfields is offering free gift wrapping! Stop in to shop their sprawling selection of products from fan-favorite online brands, and leave minutes later with a perfectly-wrapped gift. It’s a fantastic choice for picking up that gift you’ve been putting off on the way to a holiday party.
For the Bourbon Aficionado: A Bottle from Great Jones Distillery – A new classic, Great Jones Distillery has house-made bottles of their namesake bourbon for sale in store.
For the NoHo Neighbor: The Evolution of a Neighborhood by NoHo Resident Joan Melnick – A true love letter to the neighborhood, this new book chronicles NoHo’s history and features hand-created renderings of the neighborhood. To learn more and get info on how to order, check out our Spotlight on Joan and her book here.
For the Planet-Friendly Pal: A Gift Kit from Arcadia Earth – For this holiday season, Arcadia Earth is offering special gift boxes that feature eco-friendly products you’ll use everyday.
For the Stockings: Candy from the Sour Patch Kids Store – These beloved candies come in all shapes, sizes, and styles at the flagship NYC store.
For the Beach Bum: A Stylish Swimsuit from Solid & Striped – The NYC flagship of this beloved swimwear brand has a chic collection of swim suits for both men and women available in-store.
For the Runner: Shoes from ON – ON, a Swiss brand, makes some of the best shoes out there. They’re amazingly comfortable, and the runner in your life will huge selection that has something for every kind of runner.
For the Home Bartender: A Bottle from Warehouse Wines and Spirits – With a mammoth selection in-store, there’s truly an almost limitless supply of options here. Our pick? Stop by on Saturday, December 11th and get free personalization and bottle-etching on select brands.
For the Sweet Tooth: Cookies from Levain Bakery – NYC’s most famous cookie is beloved for a reason, it’s gooey, delicious, and absolutely perfect for those with a sweet tooth. Make sure to take advantage of their holiday wrapping this year!
For the History Lover: A Membership to the Merchant’s House Museum – This historic house museum has events all year long, and is full of living history, for the history-lover, a membership will truly be the gift that keeps on giving.
For the One Who Pays Attention to Every Detail: Perfume from Bond No. 9 – Perfume is the sort of subtle attention to detail that stands out, and the holiday gift boxes from Bond No. 9 make a fabulous gift this year.
For the Holiday Host: New Kitchenware from Crate and Barrel – From new serving dishes to tabletop decor, festive oven mitts, and so much more, the holiday host will love kitchen goods from the City’s only Crate and Barrel.
For the Coolest Kids You Know: Designer Duds from KITH Kids – With a huge selection of sneakers, clothes, and toys from hot brands, kids of all ages will find something exciting inside this NoHo boutique.
For the Easy-Going Guys and Gals: The Namesake Shoe from Sabah – Sabah’s a beloved brand, with comfortable, stylish shoes that dress up or down for the occasion. Their new Fort Worth Babas go with just about any outfit, just slip them on.
For the Color-Loving Friend: The New Capsule Collection and the Art That Inspired It from Zero + Maria Cornejo: The new collection at this NoHo boutique is inspired by the colorful, crocheted works of local artist Magda Sayeg. Stop in and shop the new clothes and the art that led to their creation.
For the One Who Spends All Their Time Outside: New Shades from Heywear – Price transparency is key at Heywear, and their simple, timeless selection of frames are available as prescription or regular sunglasses.
For the Coffee Connoisseur: A Coffee Subscription from Think Coffee – This is truly the gift that will keep on giving. Just in time for the holidays, Think Coffee has a special gifting option for the subscription, give the coffee connoisseur a monthly treat they’ll always love, bags of coffee once a month.
For the Cinema Buff: A Gift Card to Angelika – NoHo’s beloved arthouse cinema is a cult favorite for a reason, it’s one of the few multi-screen cinemas showing independent, foreign, and arts films left in Lower Manhattan. This gift lets them see the movies they can’t anywhere else.
For the Really Last Minute Gift: A Restaurant Gift Card – If you’ve forgotten a gift or otherwise put things off a little too late, a restaurant gift card is the perfect option, and many NoHo restaurants offer them. See a list here.