Shop Local With These Small Businesses in the St. Louis Area [PHOTOS]


Whether you're looking for the perfect present to give or just looking to buy yourself something nice, St. Louis' local businesses are there for you. Where else could you find a St. Louis scented candle (available at Left Bank Books) or experience the thrill of looking through one of our excellent antique shops, knowing whatever you get will be one of a kind?

After an industry-wide hard hit from the COVID-19 pandemic, these local businesses have managed to stay afloat and keep serving the St. Louis community — and some even jumped into the mix during the pandemic. We've made a list of places where you can go to get a gift for everyone on your list, from the plant lovers to the antique collectors to the skincare gurus.

If we missed your favorite place to shop local, let us know.