• Holidays in Lincoln Square Ravenswood
  • 2020 Holiday Local Gift Guide

  • Give the gift of local this season!  Businesses throughout Lincoln Square Ravenswood are offering special promotions and discounts throughout the Holiday Season to help you check off your gift list.  Be sure to check back often as we update this list.

  • Tori Grace Outfitters Chicago-flag-hoodie
  • A Pretty Flower A Pretty Flower

    A Pretty Flower (offering local delivery and curbside pick-up)

    • Shop online or choose a custom arrangement to let local friends and family know you're thinking of them this holiday season.

    Click here to view the beautiful pieces designed by A Pretty Flower.

     

  • City Grange City Grange

    City Grange (delivery and curbside pick-up available)

    • Custom Candle Collab - Collaborating with BridgesBurnt was a lot of fun. City Grang came up with two candle scents for the 2020 holiday season: Fancy Forest and Cookie Party. Each 8oz candle is hand poured right here in Chicago by a woman-owned small business. Now that smells great!
    • "Oh, Deer..." Birch Box - Perfect on the mantle or as a centerpiece, this 12" birch box will be beautiful through the holidays and bring a smile to your face. You can keep the deer for next year to adorn your holiday tree.
    • Containers of JoyThese beautiful containers are designed with the most beautiful holiday greens and accents to make your home festive and full of good cheer
    • Holiday Masterpiece WreathThis 24" wreath features red berries and pine cones with evergreen foliage.
    • Custom Floral CenterpieceBrightens up the fall and winter like fresh, exuberant flowers. Our veteran designers are ready to create your custom design or order from our holiday collection.
  • Edgewater Candles Edgewater Candles

    Edgewater Candles (offers shipping)

    • Frasier Fir Soy Candle - Feel the snow crunch under your feet as your nose wanders in search of the perfect tree. Breathe easy with the crisp, comforting fragrance of a freshly cut Fraser fir. All the nostalgia, none of the needles to sweep up.
    • Winter Candle Collection - Cranberry Juniper: Wonderfully bright notes of cranberry, complimented by the woodsy freshness of juniper. This crisp and fruity blend is a festive, seasonal favorite. Woodsmoke: Close your eyes and take a journey through the crisp night air to seek refuge by a roaring fire. Smell everything from the burning wood sharp cedar, smoky hickory, and sweet balsam to the spicy glowing embers to the curls of smoke climbing through the air Mistletoe Evergreen: The woodsy scent of mistletoe, infused with the essence of fir needles evokes a lush evergreen forest.

    Click here to view all of the Edgewater Candle's seasonal candle scents.

  • ENJOY, AN URBAN GENERAL STORE ENJOY, AN URBAN GENERAL STORE

    ENJOY, AN URBAN GENERAL STORE (Offering private shopping, shipping, and curbside pick-up)

    • Chicago Reclaimed Wood Cityscape Sign - This hardwood city skyline sign is a perfect way to show your city pride in a minimalist way. Due to the organic nature of wood, color and grain will vary (wood will either have a gray or brown tone).
    • Flikr Personal Fireplace - The first personal fireplace fueled by rubbing alcohol. FLIKR Fire was born out of the desire for a simple indoor fireplace that could operate on clean burning, inexpensive, and readily available fuel.
  • Merz Apothecary Merz Apothecary

    Merz Apothecary (Offering shipping, delivery, and curbside pick-up)

    • Molton Brown Juniper Jazz Candle - Bring a stellar glow into your home with this single wick candle, an intriguing melody of juniper berries, metallic and woody notes.

     

    View Merz Apothecary's entire holiday gift guide online here

  • Old Town School Music Store Old Town School Music Store

    Old Town School Music Store (Offering private shopping, local delivery, shipping, and curbside pick-up)

    • Old Town School MugOur Old Town School mug has a great matte finish feel and is perfectly proportioned for a cup of your favorite winter warm up. Wether you live in the city or 1000 miles away, you can support your favorite music school with every sip.
    • Diamond Head UkuleleThis is one of our all time best selling items. Great for a beginner uke player! Our Diamond Head DU-100 ukes are available in a rainbow of beautiful colors—kids and grownups will love the mellow tone. The guitar style tuning machines make tuning easy for the novice or even the younger players in your home. Each one comes with its own durable, color matched gig bag.
    • 10 Key KalimbaOriginating in ancient Africa, the Kalimba (or thumb piano) is an instrument that creates both harmonic and rhythmic effects. It produces an unforgettable melodic and percussive sound that is rich and warm, playful and enchanting. Great for a budding musician or percussionist.
    • Chicago Skyline UkuleleWith an inspired Chicago Skyline illustration lovingly crafted by our in-house design team, this limited-run Old Town School of Folk Music Kala KA-15S-S Soprano Ukulele truly sings with a spruce top and resonant mahogany back and sides. Makes a great gift. Limited quantity, grab one for the musician or Old Town alum in your life!
    • Squier Electric GuitarsThe best value available today in electric guitar design, Squier Affinity Series guitars deliver solid sound with slick style. The Affinity Series Stratocaster combines the classic features that made the Stratocaster a rock 'n' roll favorite: sonic flexibility, authentic Fender sound, vintage style and eye-catching finishes.
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  • Planet Access Company Store Planet Access Company Store

    Planet Access Company Store (Offering private shopping and curbside pick-up)

    • Collins Guitar Glass - Design made by an artist from Search Inc's Visibility Arts Program, which provides hands-on studio and art classes for adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities in Chicagoland
    • Thorpe Scarf - Super Soft Yarn/Waffle Knit Scarf; Comes in 3 colors: Gray, Olive, Black

     

    Click here to view more gift ideas in theionline shop.

  • Ravensgoods Ravensgoods

    Ravensgoods (Offering private shopping, shipping, delivery, and curbside pick-up)

     

    Click here to view more gift ideas from Ravensgoods.

  • The Book Cellar The Book Cellar

    The Book Cellar (Offering private shopping, shipping, delivery, and curbside pick-up)

  • Tori Grace Outfitters Tori Grace Outfitters


  • Genevieve Sparkle-for-the-Soul
  • Genevieve Boutique Genevieve Boutique

    Genevieve Boutique (Offering private shopping, shipping, and curbside pick-up)

    • 100% organic cotton face masks - in 3 assorted patterns; blush tie dye, solid blush, and light leopard print
    • Lake & Skye 11 11 candle - 11 11 is a sheer, clean and uplifting fragrance with an ethereal vibe
    • Johnny Cash Walk the Line tour tee - Featuring a retro, 50s inspired graphic on an aged-white tour tee made of 100% cotton, this iconic hit comes to life
    • Sparkle for the Soul bracelets (in-store only)
    • Cashmere travel wrap (in-store only)

    Shop Genevieve's 2020 Gift Guide!

  • Hazel Hazel

    Hazel (Offering private shopping appointments, shipping, local delivery, and curbside pick-up)

    • Cozy Versatile Vest BundleWrap up in a stylish and versatile vest and light your holiday candle for the perfect cozy evening at home. This vest is a customer favorite for a reason. It is a one-size piece that can be worn many different ways. Available in multiple colors with a selection of different candle scents!
    • Velvet Cosmetic Bundle - Carry your essentials in style! This bundle includes a cosmetic pouch from Australian line, Elk, in beautiful jewel tone colors, is lined and is perfect to throw in your work or school bag. The bundle is available in multiple colors and includes a sparkly compact mirror, hand cream, and lip balm!
    • Adjustable Fie Necklace from Australian line, Elk - A contemporary design made from sculptural resin, the Fie Necklace is a striking look. This necklace comes in two color ways and is adjustable in length! The perfect piece to throw on everyday.
    • Rebel Leather Cuff Bracelet with Swarovski Crystals - The Rebel cuff bracelets may be our customer's favorite pieces from the line. This cuff has one large square with additional squares inside and is covered in black diamond Swarovski crystals. The leather is in vintage brown and there are two brass snaps to adjust the size.

    Shop more online at hazelchicago.com.

  • Mata Traders Mata Traders

    Mata Traders (Offering shipping and curbside pick-up)

    • Austen Ring, GoldThe textured star design adds some shimmer to a simple goldtone brass ring. Add to any outfit, and you're set for the day. Adjustable. Handcrafted at a fair trade artisan cooperative in India.
    • Match Cloche, SmokeHand blown in smoky grey glass, and fitted with a cork stopper, Skeem’s match cloche has a strike-on-bottle flint for easy lighting. Refill with match sticks, or repurpose to display a found object as part of your home decor.
    • Florence Necklace, GoldThis delicate chain necklace features a pendant with textured brass surrounding a druzy stone alongside brass and freshwater pearl charms.
    • Delilah Long Sleeve Dress Teal Tile - Long sleeves and comfortable organic cotton jersey fabric make this a must-have fit-and-flare dress. Add a chunky cardigan and call us cozy.
    • Global Trunk Erika ThrowThe Global Trunk’s wool blanket adds a pop of fun and color to any room in your house. Handcrafted from wool of locally raised sheep, woven on a loom, and finished with hand embroidery and tassels, this throw is a work of art. Enjoy as a wall hanging, accent piece, or the most stylish foot warmer around.

    Shop online 24 hours a day at matatraders.com.

  • Merz Apothecary Merz Apothecary

    Merz Apothecary (Offering shipping, delivery, and curbside pick-up)

     

    View Merz Apothecary's entire holiday gift guide here.

  • Nomadic Ant Nomadic Ant

    Nomadic Ant (Offering private shopping, shipping, local delivery, and curbside pick-up)

    • Sterling Silver Turquoise Earrings - Perfect minimalist designed earrings in turquoise and sterling silver
    • Pure Silver Handmade Earrings - Sensitive ears need not fear! Pure silver means no nickel! Lightweight and versatile pure silver earrings are great gifts for everyone you love!
    • Contemporary Designs in Gold & Silver - Organic yet architectural, these designs are modern, unique and always make a statement. Lightweight and in brushed silver or brushed gold
    • Featured Holiday Collection from Argentina - Handmade by two sisters in Buenos Aires, this collection is the newest in the shop after a January visit to Argentina where I met the designers. All perfect for holidays via Zoom!
    • Gemstone Pendants and One of a Kind Designs - Handmade, one-of-a-kind pendants set in sterling silver are the gifts that keep giving. Artistic and unique, made from fossils, gemstones or unusual crystal these designs are always a perfect gift at the holidays

    Shop more online at nomadicant.com.

  • Planet Access Company Store Planet Access Company Store

    Planet Access Company Store (Offering private shopping and curbside pick-up)

     

    Click here to view Planet Access entire online store.

  • Ravensgoods Ravensgoods

    Ravensgoods (Offering private shopping, shipping, delivery, and curbside pick-up)

    Click here to view more gift ideas.


  • The Book Cellar Holly-Jolly-Gift-Set
  • ENJOY, AN URBAN GENERAL STORE ENJOY, AN URBAN GENERAL STORE

    ENJOY, AN URBAN GENERAL STORE (Offering private shopping, shipping, and curbside pick-up)

     

    Shop additional gift ideas at urbangeneralstore.com.

  • Hazel Hazel

    Hazel (Offering private shopping appointments, shipping, delivery, and curbside pick-up)

    • 1000 Piece I Love Chicago Puzzle - We are all looking for ways to fill time this year, what better gift than an I love Chicago puzzle. A way to love our city while staying safe and entertained.
  • On the Route On the Route

    On the Route 

    • Follow On the Route's Instagram page for the earliest look at new bikes coming in to the shops. 
    • Call the shop to place your order
    • Great items for kids include bikes, helmets, water bottles, locks, lights, and bells.

    Visit the On the Route website for even more gift ideas.

  • The Book Cellar The Book Cellar

    The Book Cellar (Offering private shopping, shipping, delivery, and curbside pick-up)

    • Holly Jolly Gift Sets - Treat your little ones with a festive picture book gift set paired with a chocolate filled advent calendar, their very own miniature Christmas tree and tree decorating kit all whimsically wrapped and ready to give.
  • Timeless Toys Timeless Toys

    Timeless Toys (offering private shopping, local delivery, and curbside pick-up)

    • CTA TrainsBring the CTA home with all your favorite lines. Compatible with most wooden train systems.
    • Pound and Tap Bench by Hape- Pound the balls and they drop on the xylophone, tinkling out a pleasant scale of notes as they spill out the side. OR, toddlers can pull out the xylophone and tap directly on the keys. 
    • Railway Starter Set - Everything you need to build and play with your first BRIO railway in an ultimate way. Start with a track layout formed like an eight, place the tunnel in the centre so you can go through it and over it. Use the stop and go signal to stop the train and let passengers board the train. If you want to extend your track layout get some extra tracks with the Starter Track Pack. And have more fun.
    • Toniebox Starter Set - Meet the Toniebox - the new audio system for children. Turn it on, pop a Tonie on and simply let the audio adventure begin. It's all in one box: a Toniebox in red, a Creative-Tonie in red with room for 90 minutes, so you can upload your MP3s, audiobooks or even narrate your own stories.
    • Chef's Kitchen The Melissa & Doug Wooden Chef’s Pretend Play Toy Kitchen includes oven, stove, microwave, sink, refrigerator with working “ice” dispenser, and freezer

     

    In the meantime, shop their entire collection online here. 

     

  • Tori Grace Outfitters Tori Grace Outfitters

    Tori Grace Outfitters (Offering shipping)

     

    Click here to shop more Tori Grace Outfitters.

     


  • The Book Cellar Eat-Drink-and-Be-Merry-Gift-Set
  • Augusta Food & Wine Augusta Food & Wine

    Augusta Food & Wine - 2312 W Leland Avenue

    • Custom Gift Baskets - Call 773-784-2314 or e-mail shad@augustafoodandwine.com with direction, budget
    • Augusta Wine ClubOnce a month the folks at Augusta hand select two wines, sometimes highlighting a region, sometimes different styles of the same grape from different regions, but always interesting, delicious and relative to the season. A great gift for any wine lover in your lif
  • Savory Spice Shop Savory Spice Shop

    Savory Spice Shop (Offering private shopping, shipping, and curbside pick-up)

    • Get Poppin' Popcorn and Seasonings - Step up your popcorn game and snack in style with this set that's packed with essentials for those comfy nights cuddled on the couch with a good flick. With three varieties of popcorn kernels and four distinct seasonings you can enjoy a variety of flavor experiences
    • Low & Slow: Ultimate Pit Boss - This set is ideal for grilling aficionados who want to go big when it comes to flavor.
    • Licensed to Grill - "Just call me Master. Grill Master." That's what you'll be saying when you get your hands on this spice set that's got every seasoning you need to make the most flavorful, fired up food.
    • Perfect 10 - It doesn't get better than this set that's packed with our customers' all-time favorites.

    Click here to view more gift ideas from Savory Spice Shop.

  • The Book Cellar The Book Cellar

    The Book Cellar (Offering private shopping, shipping, delivery, and curbside pick-up)

    • Eat, Drink, and Be Merry Gift Set - Hand crafted culinary gift sets featuring some of our favorite things festively wrapped and ready for giving. (wine/coffee, herb topiary, and Handmade Chicago Mugs)

    Click here to view additional packages.

  • The Chopping Block The Chopping Block

    The Chopping Block 

    • Virtual Cooking Classes - TCB's virtual cooking programs are here to stay, and with that new channel for The Chopping Block to reach more people and to teach more of the country to cook, we’d appreciate your support in helping us do so. We will bring your colleagues, clients and even personal loved ones together to have an engaging experience learning to cook from any kitchen, in any time zone, literally anywhere yet all together!!
  • Vom Fass Lincoln Square Vom Fass Lincoln Square

    Vom Fass Lincoln Square (Offering private shopping, shipping, delivery, and curbside pick-up)

    • "Fred & Ginger" Gift Set - Two 100ml nesting bottles of your favorite fruit vinegar and infused olive oil
    • Engraved 250ml Gift Bottles - Make your gift unique and memorable with custom engraving. Prices vary depending on item, size and engraving
    • Custom engraved spirits and liqueurs - Make the Holiday special with a custom bottle that they will treasure for years to come! Prices vary depending on size and product chosen
    • Custom Gift Baskets - Let Vom Fass assemble a custom gift basket! Oils, Vinegars, Spices, Gourmet Foods, Liqueurs, Spirits, Wine - the perfect gift!
    • Cognac, Brandy, Scotch and Whiskey - For the connoisseur choose one of Vom Fass's truly rare spirits - you can have a custom engrave a message to make it even more memorable!

    Stop by Vom Fass, call 630-319-4870 or email mike.aldrich@vomfassusa.com to place your order!


  • Planet Access Co. Store telluride-sherpa-shirt-jacket
  • Merz Apothecary Merz Apothecary

    Merz Apothecary (Offering shipping, delivery, and curbside pick-up)

    • St. Johns Bay Rum Splash - St. Johns Bay Rum's renowned formula combines the finest Bay oil from the West Indian Bay tree with natural essences of eucalyptus, cinnamon, cloves, and other Caribbean spices.

     

    View their entire holiday gift guide here.

  • Planet Access Company Store Planet Access Company Store

    Planet Access Company Store (Offering private shopping and curbside pick-up)

    • Telluride Sherpa Shirtjac 
    • Collins Guitar Glass - Design made by an artist from Search Inc's Visibility Arts Program, which provides hands-on studio and art classes for adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities in Chicagoland.
    • Thorpe Scarf - Super Soft Yarn/Waffle Knit Scarf, Comes in 3 colors: Gray, Olive, Black

    Click here to shop more gift ideas online.


  • Geraldine's Mini-Pies
  • Amy's Candy Bar Amy's Candy Bar

    Amy's Candy Bar (Offers shipping and curbside pick up)

    • Holiday Chocolate Collection
    • Holiday Gift Box ($35 - $50 Choose your store favorites or let us create a custom box just for you. Gift message included. In-store only

    Click here to view more gift ideas from Amy's Candy Bar.

     

     

  • Cafe Selmarie Cafe Selmarie

    Cafe Selmarie (Items are available via shipping and delivery)

    Click here to view Cafe Selmarie's full holiday menu

     

  • Davis Theater Davis Theater

    Davis Theater (available for instore pick-up or shipping)

    • Popcorn tins - Each 2 gallon tin is a third Kerry Gold Butter, Cheddar & Caramel.
  • Geraldine's Geraldine's

    Geraldine's (Offering curbside pick-up)

    • Holiday Fudge - Peppermint Fudge with White or Milk chocolate.
    • White Chocolate Cranberry Scones - Deliciously homemade scones with white chocolate and cranberries.
    • Homemade Mini Pies - cherry, blueberry, pecan or pumpkin

    Call 773-516-4054 to place orders

     

  • L&M Fine Foods L&M Fine Foods

    L&M Fine Foods (Offering local delivery and curbside pick-up)

    • The Butcher Counter - $50 Includes a trio of house-made charcuterie from our butchers, house-made jam, mustard, cornichons & crostini.
    • The European -$65 Includes a trio of European cheeses, a sweet spread, salty olives, and savory nuts with crackers.
    • The Chef - $100 This gift has a variety of high-end pantry products to elevate meals with. It includes dried morels, truffle salt, olive oil, vinegar, and pasta.
    • The Billy Costigan - $110 This cocktail kit includes aged rum, house-made cranberry shrub cocktail syrup, amaro, and dried orange peel.

    Place all orders by emailing catering@lmfinefoods.com, all are packaged in an enclosed box.


  • 4Legs Petal-Bed
  • 4Legs 4Legs

    4Legs (Offering shipping, delivery, and curbside pick-up)

    • Crunchy Kale Catnip Toy - Crunchy handmade catnip toy
    • Gold Paw Double Fleece - Double fleece coat comes in many sizes
    • Petal Bed - Comes in 14 inch and 20 inch and multiple colors
  • Urban Pooch Canine Life Center Urban Pooch Canine Life Center

    Urban Pooch Canine Life Center (Offering delivery and curbside pick-up)

    • Kitt the Flamingo Holiday ToyKitt Flamingo hasn't flown south for the winter -- she's right here spreading holiday cheer. Kitt enjoys flocking to festivities to delight dogs and humans alike. Pups will love her long legs, which are perfect for tossing and tugging -- and dancing! Made by Fluff & Tuff with the quality of a baby toy!
    • Jax and Bones Arctic Shag Bed - The Jax & Bones Arctic Shag Napper Bed is incredibly comfortable and provides hours of deep sleep. This bed is overstuffed and is Ohhh so comfy, using a superior quality, soft & furry fabric that is soft, luxurious and durable

     

    Click here to shop more pet products online, and click here to check out the Urban Pooch Gift Guide.


  • Sacred Art Schubas-Tied-House-print
  • Chicago Printmakers Collaborative Chicago Printmakers Collaborative

    Chicago Printmakers Collaborative (Offering private shopping, shipping, and curbside pick-up)

    • Printmaking Care Package - For only $75, pick one print out of a selection of 15 and CPC will ship it, along with a limited edition sticker by Safe Perrott, a screenprinted cloth patch by Carl Voss, a coloring book zine by 6 CPC artists, a card by Painted Tongue Press, and a pre -stamped thank you note to anyone in the U.S. who might need a little pick me up.

     

  • Lillstreet Art Center Lillstreet Art Center

    Lillstreet Art Center (Offering shipping)

    • Lillstreet Gift Card - Get someone the gift of creativity this holiday season! Lillstreet Gift certificates can be used for classes, workshops, gallery purchases, and tools/materials at Lillstreet Art Center.
  • Sacred Art Sacred Art

    Sacred Art (Offering private shopping, shipping, local delivery and curbside pick-up)

    Click here to view additional gift ideas from Sacred Art.


  • LSR Community Gift Card

    Help keep local dollars LOCAL with the new LSR Community Card!  Redeemable at businesses throughout participating businesses in Lincoln Square and Ravenswood, the Community Card allows you to give the gift of local this holiday season.

    How it Works.  Select the value of your LSR Community eGift Card. Choose your recipient (family, friends, team members) and send via email or text message. The recipient can use that value to make purchases at any participating locations!

    Purchase A Community Gift Card Today!

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