ssc holiday gift guide

We are so excited for this holiday gift guide! We are passionate about supporting small brands and individuals, and we’ve compiled a varied list so you are sure to find something for everyone. Included are items for the home & kitchen, subscription services, clean beauty brands, and fashion & jewelry.


Home + Kitchen


Dining In: Highly Cookable Recipes by Alison Roman

It is no secret we are huge fans of this cookbook. It is the perfect gift for the home chef in your life, whether they are just venturing into the realm of cooking or have been practicing their kitchen skills for decades.


8” Chef’s Knife by Material

Affordable. High Quality. Utilitarian. All that you want in a knife.


Pottery by Lauren Sievers

Lauren is a local Denver ceramicist. We love her handmade tumblers, which can be found at Tri Vintage. (Definitely check out Tri if you are in the area!)


Cedar + Hyde Candle

Cedar + Hyde is a boutique in Boulder, CO. Their namesake candle in the Bixby Creek scent is the perfect winter candle.


Pink rose mug by Sylvan Clayworks

A great idea for the tea or coffee lover in your life.


This local Denver apothecary has such lovely products, and we are obsessed with their atmosphere mists! (Juniper & Sage is our favorite scent.)


Print by Archie’s Press

Grab a minimalist letterpress print of different cities and other cool designs including outer space and zodiac prints.




Kait Hurley’s Move & Meditate Program

Kait is an exercise goddess who combines movement and mediation for a workout that is both energizing and restorative. Her classes are $19.99 per month.


sheepskin fur from Hygge Life

Hygge (pronounce hoo-ga) Life is located in Avon, Colorado, but we became familiar with them when we visited their booth at the quarterly Denver Flea. Hygge is the Danish art of cultivating an atmosphere of contentment and coziness. Their shop is full of cozy blankets and slippers, candles, and plush pillows & furs. They currently have a pop-up in Denver’s The Source Market Hall.


Basically anything at Meek Vintage

Another not-so-well-kept secret around here is our unadulterated love for Meek Vintage, a well curated shop in Denver with the perfect mix of vintage & modern. They have a myriad of perfect gift items: candles, plants, home decor, beauty products, and vintage clothing.


Klettersack from Topo Designs

This pack is great for all sorts of outdoor activities and travel.


Utility Tool Roll from Winter Session

This tool roll is very versatile and unisex!




Art of Organics clean beauty subscription

The monthly Clean Beauty Box is perfect for that friend / loved one who wants to discover all the cool new clean beauty brands. It is $40/month, but is discounted if you by multiple months together.


West Third Brand perfume

Their Band of Outlaws scent is particularly amazing.


Beard Care Kit by Cliff Original

Organic & natural products for that bearded fellow we all have.


Clothing + jewelry


This Pullover by Suunday

We are pining over this cozy sweater by Suunday, and it is the perfect gift for the slow fashion lover in your life. Their items are handmade and ethically-crafted.


Hex Earrings by FourEyesCeramics

We love these earrings in terra cotta via Meek Vintage. You can find more FourEyesCeramics at her etsy shop!


Lillian Bamboo Robe by Violet Hour Fashion

Ethical sleepwear made by a fellow Denver dweller!