Don't let holiday shopping stress you out – we've got your back with the perfect handmade gift ideas from makers in Augusta's River Region!

Explore the ultimate holiday shopping experience at Augusta & Co., your go-to destination in Augusta. Our Experience Center serves as a vibrant storefront for local vendors, acting as a springboard for those without a physical store.

Discover unique and festive gifts from top-notch brands such as Tire City Potters, Freshwater Design Co., Augusta Training Shop, and WataNut

We have highlighted a few of our favorite items above, but we absolutely recommend these local shops below for gift items, goodies, homemade snacks and Christmas decor. Don't forget purchasing gift cards to any local restaurant also makes for a great gift while helping out your community!

  • The Earth Pantry | Find sustainable personal care and home alternatives in a convenient & life-friendly way that doesn't break your bank account.
  • Augusta Candle Co. | Give the gift of scents with a variety of candles that can have any custom name.
  • Grantski Records | A curated collection of vinyl gems await, promising timeless music treasures for every audiophile on your list.
  • FIELD Botanicals | Bath bombs are cool, but have you tried shower bombs?
  • The Book Tavern | Find a treasure trove of unique and heartfelt literary gifts for every book lover on your list.
  • Fireside Kitchens + Grills | Explore our local kitchen and grills store, where a diverse selection of top-quality cookware and grilling essentials await.
  • Bedford Greenhouses ​​ | Every green thumb will appreciate the plant babies and gardening gifts found at this wonderful local oasis.
  • Shoppe 3130 & Sweet Fig Market | Adorable clothing and jewelry and cute home gifts galore.
  • The Swank Co. | Grab a fuzzy sweater for that favorite person on your shopping list, Swank will even gift wrap this for you and save you the work. 
  • Augusta Training Shop | Lovely handmade gifts created by adults with physical and mental disabilities. Home decor products have been featured at Disney World and in Draper James stores.

Don't see your favorite store? With so many great local shopping options, make sure you check out the full listings on our website.