Check out our list of some of the best places to shop local just in time for Christmas!
1. Heather Hill Farms
Address: 5255 N. 17th St, Ozark
Family owned and operated, Heather Hill Farms offers a wide assortment of quality products. They have a great selection of meats and cheeses, old fashion canned goods, Amish foods, jams and jellies, candies, a large variety of wines, unique gifts and so much more. When you visit the store, you will be greeted with a warm, relaxing atmosphere and very friendly people. While you are browsing their products, feel free to try one of the many daily samples they have available. This is the perfect place to get something to treat yourself and your loved ones.
2. The Attic
Address: 404 S. Massey, Nixa
Known for their friendly staff and affordable prices, The Attic is just the place to find all kinds of unique items. They have antiques, new furniture, collectables, clothing and so much more. There are so many fun and interesting items here that you could spend hours just browsing through everything without even realizing it! If you are looking for special gifts that will be treasured by those you love, this is a place you need to make sure you check out!
3. Deadeye Gun & Pawn
Address: 7483 Main St, Sparta
Deadeye Gun & Pawn is a locally owned Class 3 firearms dealer and pawn shop. Being a Class 3 dealer means they can legally sell and do all of the paperwork for silencers, full-auto machine guns and short barreled shotguns and rifles. They offer a wide variety of firearms and accessories, as well as many other different items including 4-wheelers, gold and silver, tools and more. They have one of the biggest supplies of AR-15 parts in Southwest Missouri and carry a huge range of ammo. This is the perfect place to find a gift for the firearm enthusiast or hunter in your life, or to find something at a better price than you would in a big chain store.
4. Hometown Sports Printhouse
Address: 202 E. Brick St, Ozark
Located just off the square in downtown Ozark, Hometown Sports & Printhouse offers a huge selection of ready to wear gear for local schools, special made items and custom made t-shirt printing for any kind of group or individual. You can design a shirt using their online design studio or stop in to browse their large selection of items that are available for purchase. They also offer embroidery! This is the perfect place to get everything you need to show your school spirit, find unique gear to wear and get clothing that you can personalize.
5. Askinosie Chocolate
Address: 514 E. Commercial, Springfield
Askinosie Chocolate was voted one for Forbes’ 25 Best Small Companies in America and has been featured in several well-known magazines. They offer holiday gifts, chocolate bars, chocolate beverages, malt balls, baking chocolate and so many more options. While you are picking up gifts for your loved ones, you can also purchase one of their “A Product Of Change” items, which helps provide sustainable lunches to malnourished children in Tanzania and the Phillipines. Be sure to check them out for that chocolate lover you know!
6. Hip Chick Boutique
Address: 703 McCroskey St, Suite 2, Nixa
If you are looking for a place that offers trendy designer fashion for women, then Hip Chick Boutique is the place to go! They have so much to choose from and the staff will be glad to help you find the perfect outfit! They offer sizes from small to 3x, so they have something for everyone! They also carry lots of accessories that would make great gifts and would go great with that cute new top you picked out. This is a great place to get a gift for a special woman in your life or for yourself!
7. Dapper Barber
Address: 312 Park Central East, Springfield
Dapper Barber is known as “A Fine Gentlemen’s Barber Club” and is anything but your typical barber shop. When you visit Dapper, you will step back in time circa 1887 when a good close shave and a shoe shine were expected. They offer a menu of different experiences for that special man in your life as well as a membership to make sure his style is on point and other perks for him to enjoy. This is the perfect gift for that guy who deserves some special treatment! Check them out and all the services they offer!
8. The Hive
Address: 109 N. 2nd St, Ozark
If you are wondering what to get a special lady in your life, consider a gift certificate to The Hive! Who doesn’t love to get pampered and walk away from an experience feeling confident and amazing? Nestled on the historic square in Ozark, this salon and spa does more than just a hair cut and color for you. They also offer hair and lash extensions, waxing, makeup, massage, spray tans, manicures, pedicures and much more. You can’t go wrong with making sure that wonderful woman you know gets treated like a queen (bee) for a day!
9. Torn Boutique
Address: 206 E, Brick St, Ozark
This cute bungalow style house is home to one of the best places to get current trends and styles in clothing – Torn Boutique! This shop has been a favorite destination of many since opening its doors in 2012. They have such a great variety of unique items to choose from and pride themselves on making sure that everyone who walks through that teal door feels special and enjoys being there. Be sure to check them out and see all the great things they have to offer!
10. Boomland Square Gifts & Home Decor
Address: 1996 W. Elm St, Ozark
Boomland Square is such a neat place! They have unique home decor, clothing, vintage and repurposed items, food and many special gifts that you can’t find anywhere else. While you are enjoying looking through everything they have to offer, they encourage you to relax, have a cup of coffee and make yourself feel at home. You will be inspired on new ways to decorate your home and will be amazed at all the great things they have to offer. This is just the place to find exactly what you are looking for during Christmas and any season!