5 Thrifty Things: Gifts Made in UT Under $50

by Shoestring Editors
December 5, 2012 - 2:18pm

From Salt Lake to Park City, there we're finding lots of cool makers in Utah — and we're pumped to share at least 5 locally made gift ideas under $50 right here in our first-ever Shop Local Guide to the Holidays.

Be sure to check out the rest of our 250 picks for made in USA holiday gifts under $50 on our new interactive US map, where you'll find our favorite locally made products by state for her, him, kids, the home, the host/hostess, stocking stuffers, even some for pets!

FOR HER
Shabby Apple Rosette Shoe Clips

Take your plain pumps and fab them up with Shabby Apple's shoe clips ($43). Available in 7 colors, it's easy to customize those kitten heels.

FOR HIM
F-Bomb Paperweight

Keep your desk and your mouth clean with this cheeky paperweight ($45) made from recycled steel.

FOR KIDS
Cade & Co. Sheepskin Booties

Made of all-natural sheepskin and soft shearling leather, these adorable booties ($36) are handmade in Park City.

FOR HOME
Mixed Mangos Wall Art

From chalkboard-covered callouts to Helvetica carved in poplar, we love the fresh feel of Mixed Mangos' 3D wall art.

FOR THE HOST
Beehive Cheese ACS Winners Party

Tasting party-ready, this sampler pack ($39.95) includes 6 American Cheese Society winning cheeses from Uintah-based Beehive Cheese.

FOR STOCKINGS
Sarah Jane Studios Embroidery Patterns & Paper Dolls

The simple crafty pleasures of paper dolls and embroidery can keep anyone occupied, and we love Sarah Jane Studio's playful style.

Did we miss your favorite locally made products from Utah? Definitely share them with us in the comments, we'd love to add them to our shopping lists!

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Melissa Massello is an editor, start-up junkie, entrepreneur, Swapaholic, and lifelong New England girl. As a sustainable style expert, Melissa has been featured on ABC, CBS, NBC, and FOX news station affiliates around the country and in US News & World Report, USA Today, The Boston Globe, The New York Post, The Denver Post, The LA Times, The Dallas Morning News, MSN Money, and WalletPop, among other fine media outlets. Melissa currently lives with her husband and their Whippet mix in Somerville, Mass. -- "the Brooklyn of Boston" -- where they strive each day to save money, save the planet, and live the dream for less.
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