Small Businesses Perfect for Holiday Shopping in New York

Lauren Mack

Shop small and support neighborhood businesses this holiday season. From dog walkers to boutique gyms to charming shops, check out these small businesses in New York.

  • Michael’s

    This Italian bakery is worth the trek for some of the freshest, most authentic pastries and cookies - perfect for gift-giving, office parties, and holiday parties.

    December 10, 2021
  • Gooey on The Inside Cookies

    Giant freshly baked ooey-gooey chocolate chip cookies are my favorite at this small cookie spot but all their cookies and cookie jars are worth breaking your diet for. Be the most popular person at the holiday party by bringing a batch of Gooey on the Inside cookies.

    December 10, 2021
  • Vanity Projects

    This boutique nail salon specializes in Japanese nail art. From simple polka dots to recreations of Starry Night, the team here can make all your nail art fantasies come true.

    December 10, 2021
  • Greenpoint

    THAI BROOKLYN is the ultimate in self love in the form of healing Thai massages, somatic therapy and the most amazing small batch body products: https://www.thaibkny.com/

    December 10, 2021
  • The Floor

    Share the gift of self care with a gift certificate to classes at THE FLOOR. My favorite is the Self Care class, which is "A class designed to maintain a healthy balance in the body. fascia release, breathing techniques, supported postures and gentle toning make this class perfect for beginners to advance movers, who need to reset."

    December 10, 2021
  • Collier West

    From jewelry by local and international artists to candles and home decor, Collier West is a treasure trove of ideas for holiday shopping.

    December 10, 2021
  • cityWell

    Gift your loved ones (or yourself!) a spaliday at this boutique bath house in Gowanus, Brooklyb. Trust us – you'll love it!

    December 10, 2021
  • Stretch*d Upper East Side

    Too much sitting at your desk? The stretchers at Stretch*d will have you limber in no time. Melt away holiday stress and treat your loved ones to dynamic stretch sessions.

    December 10, 2021
  • HOT FIT NYC

    Whether you want to train for that next obstacle course (think Tough Mudder), box out some stress or tone up with small group strength training, Coach Thor and Coach Jamie have you covered.

    December 10, 2021