The Quad Cities is a great place to live, work and play. And it’s also an awesome place to SHOP and GIFT.
When you shop local, you can truly impact the community in a big way.
According to one study, when you buy from a locally-owned businesses, about 68 percent stays in the community (compared to 43 percent when spent with a national chain). And as a bonus, you get to connect with your community and support businesses we love right here in the Quad Cities.
Last weekend may have been Small Business Saturday (which we LOVE), but that doesn’t mean you can only shop local on the Saturday after Thanksgiving. There are tons of great gift ideas right here in the Quad Cities.
Here are a few of our favorite gift ideas for moms that you can grab right here in the QC –
We love this personalized month and year sign as a gift for almost anyone. It’s the perfect way to display special dates – anniversaries, birthdays and more. You won’t find a more personal gift this Christmas – and they are made right in the Quad Cities.
Michelle Silvera, $19.99/pack of three
These are the perfect addition to a pampering basket for a mom who deserves a little “me time.” These body cloths help cleanse skin and remove oils that cause breakouts. Grab them for stocking stuffers for kids, too – each family member can claim their own color cloth.
Nelson Chiropractic, $120 for four 30-minute massages
I don’t care who you are … you deserve a massage. And if you are stumped on a gift for any mom on your list, this is a great way to give the gift of relaxation. And our friend at Nelson have a special deal happening right now – you can buy four 30 minute massage gift certificates for only $120.
LuLaRoe with Ashlee and Megan, $25
These are our favorite leggings for any occasion. These buttery soft leggings are great for dressing up or down and come in hundreds of colors – solids and fun prints. There’s truly something for any mom.
Laser Hair Removal
SkinGym MedSpa QC
Give the gift of smooth and fuzz-free skin in the new year. SkinGym MedSpa is the only clinic in the Quad Cities to offer safe, effective and FDA-approved laser hair removal on face or body. As a bonus, unlimited packages are backed by a lifetime guarantee. Hair free momma, for life.
These two-toned boots are a must-have for winter. They are equally perfect with jeans or a dress, and they instantly elevate an entire outfit from “meh” to “WOW.” Check out all the BedStu boots at Flutter too find the perfect pair for the mom on your list.
KEEP Collective Danielle Schertz, $34.50
We love the new rose gold trend, and this is the perfect gift for moms who need to be on time for baseball practice, ballet and board meetings. It’s great dressed up or down, and you can even add other personalized charms to the band for a more customized look.
Do you want to be the hero of Christmas? Buy a gift certificate for family photos. This is an investment that moms can cherish forever. And family photos don’t have to only happen around the holidays.
Adler Theatre, $89/package (including three shows and drink tickets)