With over 100 local and independently spirited artists, chefs, farmers, makers and collectors, Basilica Farm & Flea has everything you need to give unique, personal gifts this holiday season. Join us Friday, November 24 – Sunday, November 26, and read on for our Gift Guide picks.
PM Reed Carry Goods Leather Workman’s Apron or Utility Bag, Hillrock Distillery Whiskey combined with a Hudson Standard cocktail bitters, Hudson Valley Seed Library’s heirloom seeds to plant next season, or a cutting board from Germantown-based NYWoodWorx.
Margot Handwoven heirloom quality and elegant scarves made of farm-sourced fiber, a handmade wreath or flower arrangement from Petals & Moss, a Grant House Press “Best Mom” card, Whispering Woods Farm Sheep Hide to drape over a favorite lounge chair.
FOR THE KID IN YOUR LIFE
Going Gnome, Noni Bee, Mexican Crafts , So Handmade, and they won’t say no to a bag of Maple Syrup Cotton Candy from Maple Leaf Sugaring.
FOR YOUR ROMANCE
Write a heartfelt letter on Paper Wolf’s gorgeous stationery, give a printed B&W portrait of yourself taken in the Afghan Photo Booth, The Village Common’s Aromatic Candles or Dancing Bare Soaps for their next hot bath.
FOR FAMILY DINNER
Goat cheese and fresh breads from Acorn Hill Farm, hard cider or apple pie from Breezy Hill Orchard
FOR THE ESTRANGED COUSIN
You can’t go wrong with some wild ceramics from Camphill Village Copake, Honey & Bee’s Wax Candles from Anarchy Apiaries, or a growler of beer from Hudson Brewing Co.
FOR THE ART LOVER
Open Studio Catskill prints & ceramic sculptures, Whimsical Jackson found object sculpture, a hilarious, hand-painted tee from JIMBO’S AIRBRUSH SHACK, Basilica Hudson Art Shop goodies with work from local artists including Bill Stone, Elise McMahon, Jack Walls, Brett Miller, Annie Bielski & Simeon Amstutz.
AND OF COURSE, DON’T FORGET TO TREAT YOURSELF
Get a one of a kind, artful denim jacket or jumpsuit from CMYLOOK, some chic leather clogs from Nina Z, A bar of artisanal Fruition Chocolates, beautiful jewelry from Tiny Anvil or a self care kit from Good Fight Herb Co.