Guide to Gwinnett

The Best Locally Made Gifts and Favors

Supporting locally owned businesses is a trend that we hope will stick around. Next time you need a special gift or small wedding favors consider supporting these Gwinnett owned handmade businesses.

Self-Care

Give the gift of self-care to your loved ones at your wedding or party.

Holistic Self: Give the gift of self-care with locally made bath salts, body butters, incense, body oil and candles. All products are 100% natural and organic.

Black Mermaid Soaps: Body butters, soaps and sanitizers for men and women.

Sincerely Roots: Handcrafted soap and skincare products made with natural ingredients. Try to geode soap or the sugar scrub cubes. Subscription boxes coming soon.

Photo credit: Uncle Renz's Popcorn FB page

Foodie

Everyone eats to an edible gift is always a hit!

Wawa Sauce: Wawa Sauce is a habanero sauce with a hint of sweet and hot flavor that you are sure to love! The name WaWa Sauce originated from creator Carol Brown's native language of Chichewa.

A & H Provisions: Former chef turned local spice merchant, David Humphrey, has sourced the freshest spices and seasonings possible.

P.S. Sweets: Frosted cookies make the best favors and gifts! Try these customizable cookies by local pastry chef, Gretchen.

Zoom Coffee Roasters: Family owned small batch coffee roaster and coffeehouse located in Suwanee.

Phoenix Coffee: With the mission to create local and global change, Duluth-based, Phoenix Roasters uses direct trade and the top ranked coffee in the world to provide dignified and empowering work for those in underdeveloped communities.

Uncle Renz's Popcorn: With unforgettable popcorn flavors like lemon cheesecake and caramel with spice (NOLA Fire) your wedding favors will be sure to be memorable!

Don't forget to check out local distilleries, breweries and farmer's markets too!

Just For Fun

Who doesn't like to get a "fun" gift. Choose one of these companies for gender-neutral, "everybody could use one" gifts.

Glorious Glow Candle Co.: Locally poured candles and wax melts with nostalgic smells like Mama's Cornbread and Georgia Summer. Special sizes available for wedding favors.

Candle Alchemy: Peachtree Corners based luxury, vegan, intuitive candle company.

Custom cutting boards: No matter if you are gifting your charcuterie-loving mother or an out of town wedding guest, the Cutting Board Company in Norcross can work with you to create a custom cutting board for a friend or family member.