As the holiday season approaches, many are beginning to think about what gifts to get loved ones. Luckily, there are plenty of gifts in Pearland and Friendswood small businesses including these seven local ideas. This list is not comprehensive and suggestions for other items can be left in the comments below.
For the super hero:
DC Icon Wonder Woman $100, Arkham Comics and Games
Love Wonder Woman? This collectible icon is sold at Arkham Comics on Broadway Street in Pearland. The store has a limited supply of this item but offers several other superhero icons as well.
Arkham also sells comic books and games. 5074 Broadway St., Pearland. 281-406-8899. www.arkhamcomicsandgames.com
For the coffee lover:
12 oz. bag of Black Star Coffee $14.50, Pearland Coffee Roasters
Pearland Coffee Roasters “Black Star” coffee blend is the house specialty. This house favorite is a dark blend of coffee and also sold as an espresso.
The locally owned coffee bar is located next to Central Texas Barbecue on West Broadway Street in Pearland. 4106 W. Broadway St., Pearland. 281-485-6670. www.pearlandcoffeeroasters.com
For the artist:
Jewelry making class (price ranges from $6-$100), One Glance Jewelry Supply and Design
One Glance sells jewelry and offers jewelry-making classes. Prices range from $6 for a miniclass to $100 for a class complete with beads and tools.
607 S. Friendswood Dr., Ste. 30, Friendswood. 832-569-5969. www.oneglancejewelry.net
For the craft beer enthusiast:
2-liter liquor barrels $60 each, Deep South Barrels
Buy liquor barrels in a variety of sizes from Deep South Barrels this Christmas. Liquor conoisseurs can distill their favorites at home with this gift.
2849 Miller Ranch Road, Ste. 533, Pearland. 713-436-3448. www.deepsouthbarrels.com
For the new baby:
Holiday layette $48, Le Papillon Children’s Boutique
Buy the new baby in your life layette, or, baby clothes, from Le Papillon. This holiday onesie is perfect for Christmas and comes in styles for boy and girl infants.
8325 Broadway St., Ste. 240, Pearland. 832-243-5543. www.facebook.com/lepapilloncb/
For the fashionista:
Initial necklace $98, Paisley Lane
This monogram necklace can be worn in a variety of ways, making it a versatile gift for anyone who loves jewelry. Along with jewelry, Paisley Lane sells for women and girls, and offers mommy-and-me options as well.
402 E. Edgewood Drive, Friendswood. 832-569-5176. www.paisleylanefriendswood.com
For the home decorator:
Rose Gold “Sweet Grace” candle $24, Luxie Plum
The “Sweet Grace” scent is one of Luxie Plum’s most popular scents right now. Plus, a portion of every candle bought goes to feed a child suffering from starvation.
Luxie Plum is a boutique in Friendswood, a little over a year old. The family-owned boutique sells home decor as well as fashionable clothing and jewelry.
632 S. Friendswood Drive, Friendswood. 832-481-9566. www.facebook.com/luxieplumboutique/