Celebrate Small Shops!

Our curated collection of brands have a host of amazing stories! Check them out here -- know the shops you're supporting and know why it's so important to shop small! 


About
Chouquette

#handmade #womanowned #smallbatch #socialgood

Gaithersburg, MD - est. 2010

Sarah Dwyer is a chocolate lover - from her first memories of making gingerbread houses with her mom in the early 70s, to the halloween hauls of the 1980s, truffle gorging in the 90s to finally creating her own inspired treats in 2010.
Making caramels in small batches, slowly cooking sugar to the perfect color, infusing cream with real and natural ingredients, Sarah and her team handcrafts delightful and beautiful treats from the inside out.
The Chouquette team of designers create art for all occasions, holidays and reasons. Stock and custom options ready for weddings, corporate events, parties, non-profit gifts, hotel amenities, museum gift shops, team celebrations and so much more!
Best Ingredients - Fair Trade and Rainforest Alliance-certified Chocolate Gluten Free, Soy Free, No Corn Syrup Cocoa Butter Colorants derived from Natural Sources. Best Taste - Handcrafted Caramel made in Small Batches 16 flavors made with Real Ingredients Decorated with Flavor Names - no squishing required Best People - We proudly employ individuals living with differing abilities. It's not charity, it's smart business!

 

About
Happy Little Flame

#handmade #womanowned #madeintheUSA #notsoldonAmazon

 

Libertyville, IL - est. 2018

Happy Little Flame is a premium home fragrance company that specializes in fragrant, non-toxic products with a fun, modern twist.
We offer candles, wax melts, and room sprays in a variety of scents - all vegan, eco-friendly, and 100% free of additives, dyes, phthalates, and parabens. 

About
Rusted Orange Craftworks Co.

#handmade #womanowned #madeintheusa

Ogden, Utah - est. 2014

When childhood best friends Matt and Joe needed an excuse to have a regular “Man’s Night Out”, Rusted Orange Craftworks Co. was born. Begun as a hobby in Joe's garage, it quickly blossomed into an exciting and challenging business (and a great excuse to buy tools and big machines). Now Matt and Joe's wives, Aubrey and Samantha, also work the business and love supporting and strengthening homes and families across the world. With their shop located in the beautiful mountains of Ogden, Utah, they enjoy making products that families love. They are passionate about helping people love their homes and celebrate the people in them with beautiful, personalized décor. They hope you’ll love it too!

About
Top Crate Clothing

#handmade #womanowned #notonAmazon #socialgood

Edgewood, WA - est. 2012

Top Crate Clothing is a family owned and operated small business in a little town in Edgewood, Washington. We specialize in the highest quality graphic tees. We love introducing new designs and try to make every season fresh and fun for you and your customers. All of our graphic tees are printed on Bella Canvas tees which are the softest most comfy tees we can find.


About
Type League Press

#handmade #womanowned #madeintheUSA

 

Chicago, IL - est. 2018

Sara Rokicki is the owner and operator of Type League Press. She specializes in ceramic coffee mugs featuring unique, custom and sometimes inappropriate designs-- tailored to your shop! What started in 2013 as a fun side-hustle to pursue her passion of design outside of my 9-5 quickly turned into a full-scale company on Etsy. Five years later in 2018, I began offering wholesale, and am now proud to have over 25 stockists representing my work. Her best-selling item, your shop's city and state on a mug, are completely unique and custom made.