Skip the Black Friday crowds and shop local on Small Business Saturday, November 25. We’ve scouted the Twin Cities’ hottest shopping districts for the chicest of holiday gifts.

50th & France

Special offer: There’s a little something for everyone at 50th & France this year: Receive discounts from participating shops, shop the winter market featuring local artists in the Edina 5-0 Mall and watch the annual tree lighting ceremony at 5 p.m.

Ampersand Shops

Special offer: Shoppers will receive a Juliska gift with their purchases now through November 26.
Our pick: Juliska Forest Pewter Serving Board

Bluebird Boutique

Our pick: Tatras Canina Jacket


Special offer: During Thanksgiving weekend, 10 percent of sales from Glassbaby colorful glass votive holders will benefit the Angel Foundation.
Our pick: Glassbaby Votive Holder

Golden Rule

Special offer: Coffee Cart Mpls will be in the house, and six different maker pop-ups (think Minny & Paul and Willful) will be taking place throughout the day.
Our pick: Holiday Virgin Leather Sneakers

Gray Home + Lifestyle

Special offer: The shop will be celebrating its second anniversary with a Bogart’s Doughnut Co. pop-up from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Our pick: Clare V. Simple Tote

Askov Finlayson

Our pick: North Hat

Martin Patrick 3

Our pick: Jack Mason leather goods

Queen Anna

Our pick: KES Wave Sleeve Velvet Slip Top

The Foundry Home Goods

Our pick: MacAusland Wool Blanket

Truce Juice

Our pick: Complete Cleanse


Special offer: Chocolate samples from around the world will be on offer, and shoppers can use the points they would normally earn for future purchases against their Small Business Saturday purchases.
Our pick: Carolina Bucci Twist Bracelet

44 North Boutique

Our pick: Kevyn Aucoin makeup

Highcroft Home

Our pick: The Laundress linen care products

L’More Chocolat

Our pick: Gourmet Drinking Chocolate

Merilou Boutique

Our pick: By Rosie Jane Leila Lou Holiday Trio