Take one look at our interactive map (pictured right) of Macomb County’s independently owned and operated retailers and you’ll quickly realize that there are endless opportunities for shopping local this holiday season. More than 1,600 small businesses are featured on the digital resource, and their offerings range from clothing and tools to books and wine. With just a few simple clicks, you can find shops with gifts for everyone on your list!
Today’s MMYH blog features several of these local stores, places where you can buy gifts for family, friends and co-workers. And the good news: most are giving away discounts and offering specials for the holiday season! Check out the options below and make sure to visit our offer portal, which is updated every day with new deals and sales. Happy shopping!
- All Around the House Interiors
Join All Around the House Interiors for a holiday open house on Friday, Nov. 16 from Noon – 8 p.m. and on Saturday Nov. 17 from 11 a.m. – 4 p.m. Find unique home decor for holiday gifts and gorgeous Christmas decorations for your own home. Located at 111 South Main St., Romeo, MI
- Dealers Discount Crafts & Florals
Shoppers that use promo code “shop local” at Discount Crafts will receive 10% off their order Nov. 12 through Nov. 17 (clearance, Black Friday specials and after x-mas tree sale excluded). Located at 8199 10 Mile Rd. Center Line, MI
- Evola Music Shelby Twp.
Interested in gifting music lessons? Evola Music in Shelby Township has 10- week Play-For-Fun Adult Keyboard Classes available for $49! Located at 12745 23 Mile Road, Shelby Twp., MI
- Forefathers Grooming
Forefathers is offering 20% off Detroit Grooming products in November and $5 off for all new clients. Please note – police, fire and military always receive $5 off. Located at 43536 Van Dyke Ave, Sterling Heights, MI
- Landslide Skate Park
Landslide is offering 20% off a party room rental and 10% off clothing. Located at 44621 Morley Drive, Clinton Twp., MI
- Party Cakes
Party Cakes is celebrating its 10 year anniversary on Small Business Saturday by giving away a free gift with every purchase. Shoppers can also enter to win a gift basket valued at $100. Cake and candy will be available for sampling! Located at 48919 Hayes Road, Shelby Township, MI
- Pure Beauty & Wellness Center Schipper
Pure Beauty and Wellness Center is offering the following special savings: Vitamin Therapy (B12/Lipo C) 50% off at $10 per injection; Restylane Dermal Filler: 2 mL for $900 (up to $300 savings); Versa Dermal Filler: $350 per 1 mL; Latisse 5 mL $165 (reg: $179), Dysport /toxin/ wrinkle relaxer $3 unit (reg: $3.50). Located at 36397 Harper Ave, Clinton Twp., MI
- Pure Essence Resale Boutique, LLC
Shop Pure Essence every Saturday in November and December from 1 p.m. – 6 p.m. Located at 11443 E 13 Mile Rd, Ste 302, Warren, MI
- Rock and Roll Prep School Macomb
Visit Rock and Roll Prep School for half off clothing (t-shirts and hoodies) and 20% off party packages. Located at 17917 Hall Rd., Macomb, MI
- Simple Computer Repair Shelby Twp
Stocking stuffers galore at Simple Computer Repair! Wireless speakers are only $15 and cell phone accessories start at $5. Located at 50480 Schoenherr Rd, Shelby Charter Twp., MI
- Starkweather Arts Center
Starkweather’s annual holiday show will open November 16 with a Ladies’ Night Out from 6 p.m. – 9 p.m. Shop for hand crafted gifts and art and enjoy a lovely appetizer table. Regular holiday hours are Thursday through Saturday 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. and Sundays Noon – 4 p.m. Located at 219 N. Main, Romeo, MI
- Sycamore Hills Golf Club and Pro Shop
Sycamore Hills Golf Club offers a popular gift basket for the holiday season. It costs $125 and includes two 18-hole rounds of golf with cart, a Detroit Tigers golf glove, a bottle of wine, a bag of tees, a logo ball and a dozen Titleist ProV1 golf balls (all valued at $185). The club also has pre-paid 18-hole rounds of golf with cart available for $29. Located at 48787 North Ave., Macomb, MI
- Tech City Electronics Romeo
Tech City has great deals on desktop and laptop computers and offers quality computer repair. Located at 121 South Main St., Romeo, MI
- Totally U Boutique Eastpointe
Totally U Boutique will celebrate Small Business Saturday by giving shoppers 10% off a purchase. Located at 24450 Gratiot, Eastpointe, MI
- TSK BOUTIQUE EASTPOINTE
TSK is giving customers 10% off a total purchase. Located at 22220 Gratiot, Eastpointe, MI
Don’t forget! When you shop local this holiday season, you can enter for a chance to win one of five $500 gift cards (donated by First State Bank)! To be considered, snap a photo of your shopping, submit it and share using #ShopLocalMacomb between Nov. 23 and Dec. 2. Five lucky winners will be randomly selected during a live Facebook drawing at noon on Monday, Dec. 3. For details visit makemacombyourhome.com/shoplocal.
Shop Local Macomb is coordinated by the Macomb County Department of Planning and Economic Development with support from area chambers, including the Sterling Heights Regional Chamber of Commerce, the Macomb County Chamber of Commerce, the Eastpointe-Roseville Chamber of Commerce and the Romeo-Washington Chamber of Commerce. First State Bank is the generous sponsor of the $500 gift cards.
Megan Ochmanek is a communications specialist for the Macomb County Department of Planning and Economic Development.