#LaunchIntoTheHolidays lineup will help you shop local this season

November 23, 2021

Make the greatest impact with your dollars this holiday season by shopping local and shopping small.

Launch Dayton’s partner organizations are again collaborating to run the online #LaunchIntoTheHolidays campaign to promote Dayton-region small businesses this holiday season.

Beginning Cyber Monday, Nov. 29, 2021, and running through Friday, Dec. 17, tune in every weekday at noon to the Launch Dayton Facebook page to connect live with local businesses offering consumer goods perfect for your holiday gift list. The lineup will feature a range of products including baked goods, clothes, jewelry, beauty products, housewares, fair trade goods, handcrafted items, restaurant giftcards, CBD products + more.

You can use this lineup as your go-to resource for your local Black Friday, Small Business Saturday and Cyber Monday shopping this holiday season, too!

Launch Dayton is a collaborative effort of entrepreneurial resource provider organizations across the region to support and promote all Daytonians building businesses. Launch Dayton partners believe everyone, regardless of their background, should have the opportunity to determine their own economic prosperity. Several Launch Dayton partner organizations including Aviatra Accelerators — Dayton, Downtown Dayton Partnership, Miami Valley Small Business Development Center, Parallax Advanced Research, and Entrepreneurs’ Center will also be sharing #LaunchIntoTheHolidays posts.

Confirmed in the lineup so far are:

Monday, Nov. 29

Third Perk Coffeehouse, the people’s coffeehouse;
Scattered Shop, curating art and decor from the African Diaspora;
Urban Bliss, bath, beauty and metaphysical boutique;
Heart Mercantile, offering handmade goods and one-of-a-kind gift items.

Tuesday, Nov. 30

Savorista Coffee, offering astonishingly delicious decaf and half caf coffees;
Baba Love Organics, offering plant powered beauty + body essentials;
Roberts Rockhounds, offering handmade, wire-wrapped crystal jewelry;
Undaunted Things, an inspirational apparel brand dedicated to encouraging people to live fearlessly.

Wednesday, Dec. 1

Loc’d N Scent Candle Co, providing luxuriously fragrant products;
Poppets Coffee, roasting beans for all characters;
Studio Regina Glass, offering one-of-a-kind fused glass art.

Thursday, Dec. 2

Skeleton Dust Records, Dayton’s newest indie record store;
TheScarvinArtist, offering fine arts and artisanal crochet;
Liv Naturally, providing eco-friendly, organic beauty and health products;
Gem City Laser, a custom laser-cut and engraved gift shop.

Friday, Dec. 3

Natural Livity, offering natural, handmade soaps and body care;
Hall Brothers Distillery, a small micro distillery using 100% local Ohio grown grain;
Ivy, full service florist + gift shop offering local goods made by Dayton artists.

Monday, Dec. 6

Twist Cupcakery, bakes your cupcake and custom cake dreams come true;
New Season Wellness, your source for alternative health + CBD products;
Charmed by Riss, offering handmade jewelry and crafts.

Tuesday, Dec. 7

PippengerART, offering fine art collages, jewelry and notecards.
Home Cooked Vibes, as good as Grandma’s…with a Chicago twist;
Home & Cozy Co, handmade gifts from our home to yours;
Handy Hats, offering hats with built in pockets to hold everyday items!

Wednesday, Dec. 8

Yetunde Rodriguez Design, offering products created with hand block-printed textiles.
Pachamama Market, your resource for fair trade products.

Thursday, Dec. 9

LynnJ Apparel & Customs, your supplier for vinyl and custom printing and design;
Lily’s Dayton, a tropical-inspired, budget conscious eatery & drinkery in the Oregon district;
Ceremony, offering ceremony boxes to help people honor, heal and celebrate the events of life.

Friday, Dec. 10

Wick Therapy Candle, specializing in traditional soy aromatherapy candles;
Wagtown, a Dayton-born nonprofit  that helps communities become dog friendly;
Style Encore, offering gently used apparel, handbags, shoes, and accessories;
What’s For Dessert Snacks, providing delicious sweet and salty treats for the snacker in your life.

Monday, Dec. 13

Pink Moon Goods, sourcing ethically made home goods that are sustainable, practical, and beautiful;
Theze Dealz, offering gently used clothing;
Lisse Beauty Bar, a full-service salon + clothing & accessories boutique;
Whitney Brewer Photography, offering an all-inclusive, powerful and transformational photography experience.

Tuesday, Dec. 14

My Sister Health, offering handmade soaps;
Just Like Me Presents, offering representative childrens’ books;
Discovery Tales, offering childrens’ books & games.

Wednesday, Dec. 15

House of Restoration Mental & Medical Oasis, offering transformational wellness services;
Lattation, offering products for the new mom in your life.

Thursday, Dec. 16

Grace Lane Boutique, offering ethical, sustainable and fair trade woman’s fashion;
Jars by Jas, a convenient and refreshing twist on classic dessert;
Vibez by SHE Candle Co, offering high quality candle and home fragrance items;
Gifted Hands Health Solutions, offering CPR courses + apparel for the healthcare worker in your life.

Friday, Dec. 17