Business + Services

Holiday Gifts: Your Holiday Shopping Hot List

‘Tis the season! We invite you to carry the spirit of Small Business Saturday throughout December by shopping locally this holiday season. Whether you’re on the hunt for a loved one or yourself (we’ll never tell!) DUMBO’s 100+ retailers a selection of goods that fit a range of budgets and aesthetics.

A handful of picks to jumpstart your neighborhood shopping is below; visit DUMBO.is/Places for our comprehensive directory of local businesses. Happy holidays and happy shopping!

  • Aegir Boardworks (99 Water Street). Arbor Poparazzi 144. A lively rockered snowboard that delivers real all-mountain fun. $345
  • Berl’s Brooklyn Poetry Shop (126A Front Street) – Winter Poetry Care Package. A whole season of selections delivered right to your home. $150.
  • BioLite – KettlePot. This hand device pours like a kettle and cooks like a pot. (Created by the DUMBO startup behind last year’s DUMBO FirePit.) $49.95
  • Blanc & Rouge (81 Washington Street) – 2001 Fantino Barolo “Vigna Dei Dardi”. A gem of Piedmont – tarry and intense. $41.99
  • BoConcept (79 Front Street) – Reef Vase. A vibrant pop of color. $49
  • Brooklyn Industries (70 Front Street) – Intel Glove. Special conductive yarn tips designed for use on all touch screen devices. $19
  • Brooklyn Roasting Company (25 Jay Street). Coffee of the Month. Two cans of sustainable coffee each month for 12 months. $250
  • Dabney Lee (45 Washington Street): DUMBO Ice Bucket. Festive for the neighborhood hostess. And so on-brand. $60
  • Dewey’s Candy (141 Front Street) – Blast from the Past Gift Bucket. Pop Rocks. Nerds. Big League Chew. Razzles. Enough said. $65
  • Egg (72 Jay Street) – Honey Bear. Who wouldn’t want to cuddle with this? $49
  • Ehvonnae (145 Front) – Keds Champion Red Felt. A fashionable way to navigate uneven cobblestone streets. $50
  • Foragers Market (56 Adams Street) – EXO Protein Bars. Made from cricket(!) flour. $5.50
  • Gramercy Park Flowers (32 Adams Street) – Posh Winter. Seasonal arrangement with Amaryllis and Pine Cones. $125
  • Halcyon The Shop (57 Pearl Street) 808 Giant Beanbag. Beanbags for adults are always a win. $219.99
  • Half Pint Citizens (41 Washington Street) – Wooden Zylophone. For DUMBO’s budding musicians. $15
  • Jacques Torres (66 Water Street) – Classic Hot Chocolate. A best-seller. $18
  • Journey (72 Front Street) – Gold Bowls. Just the right amount of bling.
  • Melville House (145 Plymouth Street) – Tote bag. Black, all-cotton bag with Bartleby the Scrivener’s “I would prefer not to” quote.  $15
  • Mel et Stel (145 Front) – Alfred Stadler Naturi Bag. Clean lines and an architectural cut make this bag popular. $262
  • Modern Anthology (68 Jay Street) – Delfonics Graph Lined Notebook. Japanese stationary masters nail it with study, no-fuss design. $14
  • Mouth – Picklepalooza. Perfect for vinegar and vegetable loves alike. $115
  • Mouth Indie Spirits & Wine Gallery (192 Water Street) – Industry City Technical Reserve. For the DIY mixologist, this “azeotrope” contains the highest percentage possible of alcohol that can be produced. $33.
  • Nos Boutique (81 Front Street) – Woolrich Women’s Artic Parka. Because it’s 10 degrees colder near the Brooklyn waterfront. $650
  • One Girl Cookies (33 Main Street) – One Girl Cookies Cookbook. Learn how to make the beloved whoopie pies in your own kitchen! $22.50
  • PowerHouse (37 Main Street) – Eating Delancey: A Celebration of Jewish Food. Knishes, bagels, lox, egg creams, and much more. $35
  • PS Bookshop (76 Front Street) – Playtime Rhymes for Little People. A perennial favorite for budding readers. $9
  • Recycle-A-Bicycle (35 Pearl Street) – Stop in to check out the latest equipment and gear.
  • Redbeard Bikes (69 Jay Street) – Redbeard Purist Water Bottle. Stay hydrated on your two-wheeled commute. $10 (Bonus: Check out Redbeard’s full gift list here!)
  • Shibui (38 Washington) – Vintage Silk Blend Kimono. A $55 (Bonus: Take 25% off through the holidays)
  • Singularity & Co (19 Bridge Street) – Lasers Tee. Everyone loves lasers! $25
  • Sinotique (70 John Street) – Stop in for antiques, fine art and more. Bonus: 25% off when you mention “DUMBO.is”
  • Stewart/Stand. Whisky Stones – Milled in Vermont by the oldest soapstone workshop in the US. Bottom’s up! $22
  • St. Ann’s Warehouse (29 Jay Street) – Glass Brick. Help raise the roof (literally!) at the theater’s new home in the Tobacco Warehouse. $500
  • Trunk (68 Jay Street) – Leather accessories. All made in NYC. Prices vary.
  • Two Kids and a Dog (65 Pearl Street) – Rainbow Rattle. Shake up baby’s playtime with this colorful toy. $12
  • West Elm (75 Front Street) – Bias Plaid Throw. Cozy and monogrammable! $39
  • West Elm Market (50 Washington Street) – Large Zipper Case. Festive colors, classic stripes. $14.99 (sale!)
  • Zoe (66 Washington Street) – Moncler Pom Pom Beanie. Grey virgin wool blend beanie  featuring a ribbed design. $375