717 South Columbus Blvd. Philadelphia, PA 19147

The stretch of 13th Street from Locust to Chestnut Streets is home to some of the city’s best restaurants, nightspots and gift shops—many of which stay open late to accommodate last-minute purchases. Shoppers can pick up Philly-themed baby onesies, global jewelry, Japanese home essentials, the sophisticated note cards, perfectly scented soaps and so much more.
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Support your local artisans by doing some holiday shopping at these fantastic small businesses in Philly!


Jinxed sells vintage furniture at many locations throughout the city. Perusing their Instagram account will make you want to refurnish your place. You’ll find one-of-a-kind dressers, sofas, rugs, knick knacks and more. If you’re really on the hunt for furniture, you’ll have to act fast — once an item is posted on their feed, it’s first come first served!


According to their website, YOWIE is a home and life shop focused on curating small collections from independent artists, and designers. Their storefront is located at 716 S. 4th Street in Queen Village, however they are now taking online orders for curbside pickup and delivery. Click the link to peruse their amazing selection. 

Omoi Zakka 

Omoi Zakka Shop has two stationery & lifestyle stores located in downtown Philadelphia. Driven by thoughtful design, affordability, and a good sense of humor, Omoi Zakka selects items that they personally like, use, and believe in. Omoi Zakka Shop is a nod to the many amazing Japanese boutiques with evocative foreign names, which planted the seeds of inspiration that led to their existence. The shop’s name means thoughtful, useful sundry goods.

City Planter 

City Planter in Northern Liberties is open for curbside pickup and they offer a walk up window on the weekends. You can look through all the gorgeous plants they have to offer on their website. A great gift for anyone in your life. They also carry a wide selection of pots, planters and containers, from large fiberglass containers that can hold small trees to terra cotta pots for your tiny succulents. Check them out at the link above! 

Art Star 

Shop online at the Art Star Holiday Bazaar. Carrying items from local artists and creators, you’re sure to find something unique. 

We love our city! Help keep Philly small businesses thriving this holiday season.