Neighborhoods across Baltimore are enriched by the vibrant, diverse collection of small businesses that call the city home. With Small Business Saturday coming up on November 26, now is the perfect time to show your support, do some holiday shopping, and discover all of the amazing things produced in Baltimore by Baltimore residents every day. Our real estate agents have the details on six of the many Made in Baltimore small businesses that are more than worth visiting when you celebrate Small Business Saturday.
- B. Willow – 220 W. 27th St., Baltimore, MD 21211
When you're shopping for indoor gardening supplies, it's tough to top the experience at the B. Willow gardening shop. The team here strives to bring more nature into every customer's life, starting with their eclectic collection of potted plants and fragrant flowers. They also stock all the gear you'll need to bring your indoor garden to life, like soil, decorative flower pots, baskets, and specially designed plant nutrients.
- Charm City Chocolate – 809 W. 36th St., Baltimore, MD 21211
With a focus on creating decadent confections in small batches using classic family recipes, Charm City Chocolate brings the best of gourmet chocolate to Baltimore. The chocolate used in each treat is sourced from sustainable chocolate makers from around the world, while all other ingredients are sourced locally when possible. The result is an outstanding lineup of confections for every occasion.
- 228 Grant Street Candle Co. – 1 N. Haven St., Baltimore, MD 21224
Inspired by the work of his grandmother, 228 Grant Street Candle Co. owner Kendal Brown creates handcrafted soy candles and other lovely scents to be used around the home. Each candle is richly fragranced, with unique scents you simply won't find at every candle shop. There are also some excellent candle-making workshops that will teach you how to create your own scented candles at home.
- The Wine Collective – 1700 W. 41st St., Ste. 490, Baltimore, MD 21211
Did you know that Baltimore has its very own urban winery? The Wine Collective is the first winery to open in the city, earning a loyal following thanks to its premium, small-batch wines and unique experiences. Stop by the tasting room/wine bar to sample the latest vintages, visit the Pintxos Bar for wine paired with a Spanish-style tapas menu, or simply purchase a bottle from the shop to enjoy at home.
- Bird in Hand Cafe & Bookstore – 11 E. 33rd St., Baltimore, MD 21218
If you're feeling hungry after all that shopping, why not stop by Bird in Hand Cafe & Bookstore to refuel and recharge? The menu is short, sweet, and delicious, highlighted by fresh ingredients infused into diverse culinary styles from around the world. While you're there, be sure to check out the bookstore featuring a great selection of books by both local and international authors.
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