Send your loved ones a piece of Connecticut pride from one of the many artisans and vendors in the state. Here are some of our favorite locally made gifts this season - And don't forget to send us your own - Tweet us @WantThisCT!
Holiday Bells Ring in the "Twelve Days of Christmas," hopefully in unison, with these festive bells handcrafted in Woodbury by Woodbury Pewter. $25 each, The Connecticut Store
Weightless Lotion Give this aloe and lavender packed clear lotion by Connecticut's ModSkin Labs to the beauty junkie in your life. It promises to illuminate and protect your complexion while keeping oil levels down and your loved one's rejuvenated. $46, Mod.Skin Labs
Starfish Convertible Gloves Greenwich's Vineyard Vines is cozying up with seaside spirit this season. Give these festive multi-wear mittens with starfish thick knit patterns to the seabird in your life! $55, Vineyard Vines.
Natural Kids and Toys
Mouse in House, No. 6 Connecticut-based Natural Kids and Toys' Etsy shop stocks lead-free products for your little ones, that just happen to be adorable as well. $16.95, Natural Kids and Toys.
Harney & Sons Holiday Gift Set Salisbury tea blenders Harney & Sons offers a well-stocked gift set for the holidays for only $39. (Save some Peppermint Bark for us!) $33, Harney & Sons
Deluxe Truffle Box Norwalk's Knipschildt Chocolates are a great way to indulge your "nice" list with a 32-piece box of their signature truffles. $55, Knipschildt.
Hoof Pick Belt Austin Jeffer's sturdy equestrian inspired belt comes from father company, Essex-based Leather Man LTD. $60, Austin Jeffers
Family Crest Earrings Etsy seller, Elisabeth Phillips, creates these raw brass earrings made from vintage finds and more from her Connecticut based workshop. $10, Elisabeth Phillips.
UConn Husky Chocolate Bars Bolton's Muson's Chocolates share their Connecticut pride with this UConn Husky 4-Pack of chocolates, with a portion of the profits going straight back to the school. Talk about school spirit! $7.98, Munsons Chocolates.
Long-Sleeve Tech Tee Connecticut brand SailFast donates 10 percent of all profits to For a Cure; even more of a reason to grab their stylish gear for the nautical lover in your life. $40, SailFast.