Business, Local News

2022 Gift Guide

During the holiday shopping season, independent local businesses provide customers with unique gift options, friendly service, a welcoming atmosphere and an opportunity to invest in the businesses and people who contribute to the community all year round.

Members of the Homewood and Flossmoor business associations provided examples of products and services they are featuring this holiday season.

Homewood Business Association

Give someone the bike of their dreams Goodspeed Cycles
2125 183rd St.
www.goodspeedcycles.com
708-957-9888
[email protected]

Give someone the bike of their dreams with a 1,000 gift certificate available for $900 until Dec. 22. Good towards a new bike purchase with no expiration date.


14K Yellow Gold Ametrine and Diamond Pendant
Van Sipma Jewelers
2011 Ridge Road, Homewood
www.since1900.com
708-798-2232
[email protected]

Van Sipma Custom Design featuring a 14K Yellow Gold 19.45ct Ametrine with 10pttw Diamond Bail. Ametrine is a unique bicolor quartz gemstone that has zones of amethyst (purple) and citrine (golden yellow).


Nora Fleming – One Gift Every Occasion
The Villager Gift Shop Inc.
2007 Ridge Road
www.thevillagergiftshop.com
708-799-4844
[email protected]

Nora Fleming is a fun way to turn any occasion into a celebration. With kitchenware from Nora Fleming, you simply add Minis to platters and serving pieces for more fun every meal. Choose your base piece, then choose your mini. Entertain with style and simplicity.


Wobbly Whale
Papercraft Kit
Art Corner Frames
18703 Dixie Highway
708-798-8885
artcornerframes.com
[email protected]

These mini papercraft kits are the perfect size for tucking inside a stocking. Fold your own wobbly whale and play the included fishing game. No glue or scissors needed. Collect all her friends, like buzzy bee, wagging puppy and the bumper bots too.


Candle Classes
Blue Pearl Candles LLC
17538 Dixie Highway
773-370-4295
Bluepearlcandles.com
[email protected]

Experience the art of candle-making first-hand at our Candle Bar. In this workshop, we’ll teach you how to create your own soy wax candle featuring your signature fragrance from a blend of scented essential oils.


ZOOM In-office Whitening
Homewood Dental Studio
1924 Hickory Road, Homewood
www.HomewoodDentalStudio.com
708-798-0444
[email protected]

Want a bright smile for the holidays? At Homewood Dental Studio we are happy to offer same day ZOOM whitening. In just one visit you can leave with whiter teeth! Give us a call today to schedule your consult.


Affordable Fashions
Vickies Fashion Boutique & Jewelry
2025 Ridge Road
www.vickiesfashionjewelry.com
708-941-1108
[email protected]

Fashionable clothing for that comfort and casual look and feel.


Olivewood Appetizer Tray
Gaia’s Market & Refillery
1948 Ridge Road
gaiasmarket.com
708-654-8830
[email protected]

These beautiful olivewood pieces are all harvested sustainably from nonproducing olivewood trees in Tunisia and carved at a small, family studio.


Local Love
Loulou Belle
2049 Ridge Road
louloubellefinds.com
708-673-9040
[email protected]

Loulou Belle is proud to share the talents of over 35 local artists. Product lines include eco-friendly soy wax candles, handmade stationary, jewelry, pottery, bath and body, textiles and more. At Loulou Belle, we work hard to bring you the very best for gift giving! Thanks for keepin’ the cheer here! Dodi & Lisa


Flossmoor Business Association

Mink Section Bomber Jacket
Kluger Furs
3303 Vollmer Road
www.klugerfurs.com
708-799-5577
[email protected]

His & Hers Mink Section Bomber Jackets Original price $2,995 now $995. In fact, all our furs, leathers, shearlings, wool & cashmere items are all reduced this holiday season. Select new furs are up to 80% off original prices. Pre-owned items and all accessories are 20% off original prices! Kluger Furs, a full-service salon for over 60 years, offers cleaning, repairs and restyling. Open 7 days a week!


Wiley’s Grill gift cards
Wiley’s Grill
800 Kedzie Ave.
wileysgrill.com
708-957-0300 | 708-957-8774
[email protected]

Wiley’s Grill restaurant is offering a free $25 gift card to anyone who purchases $100 in gift cards through Dec. 23.


Vinyl Records Holiday Mystery Bundle
Conservatory Vintage & Vinyl
1042 Sterling Ave.
www.conservatoryvintageandvinyl.com
708-960-0231
[email protected]

Not sure what to gift your vinyl collector? Or, is vinyl record shopping your new hobby? If so, pick up a holiday wrapped Vinyl Record Mystery Bundle this season at Conservatory Vintage & Vinyl. Each bundle is gift wrapped and includes a curated bundle of vinyl albums chosen by our vinyl specialists. Mystery bundles are themed with Rock, Soul or Jazz albums!


Dial Up Hair Spray
Doyle Designed Salon
2630 Flossmoor Road Suite 104
www.doyledesigned.com
708-533-1023
[email protected]

We’re offering 20% off “Dial Up” Hair Spray.


Self serve wine & spirit bar
Cork Gaming & Wine Bar
19870 Kedzie Ave.
708-960-4926
[email protected]

Offer wine club, wide range of beer, wine and spirit. Also private video gaming room to win big money at Cork.


Enjoy the holidays with us!
The Bistro on Sterling
1040 Sterling Ave.
www.bistrosterling.com
708-957-7900
[email protected]

Host your holiday dinner with us among our beautiful holiday decorations! Call or email us to reserve your table. We will be open for NYE, 2 seatings, 6 p.m. and 9 p.m. Prepaid reservations only. Check our website periodically for more information on all upcoming events. Happy Holidays from all of us at The Bistro!

Winter events

Community Calendar

News by email

Subscribe to The Latest (daily headlines email)

* indicates required

View previous campaigns.

Free weekly newsletter

Subscribe to The Weeks (weekly newsletter)

* indicates required