If you're still working on your Christmas shopping list, don't forget to consider buying handmade for the holidays. Everyone wins when you buy handmade--not only are you giving quality, unique presents to your loved ones, but you're also supporting the work of independent artists and crafters. There's still time to order online if you buy presents from artisans near you using Etsy's Shop Local feature. Check out a few of the great things you can find made right here in Orange County, most of which can ship out to you in plenty of time for the holidays.
This iPod case dresses up and protects your technology while evoking a simpler time in music.
Have a tea drinker on your Christmas shopping list? How about picking up a handmade teapot to support their habit?
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The bike lover on your gift-giving list is covered with a whole selection of bike-centric gifts in the One Gear Clothing shop. They are partial to the fixed-gear variety, but have a little something bikey for everyone available.
An adorable dog-themed makeup bag may be just the thing for the animal lover in your life. Finish this present up with a couple of dog biscuits for the recipient's pooch tucked inside and you'll be named top dog for remembering her furry friend.