For the discerning fan of shopping local, these five businesses offer a variety of option for holiday gifting, in a variety of price ranges. (Photo by Emily Maxwell, WCPO)
CINCINNATI - Delicious-smelling soaps? Candy and beer? If you are still seeking Christmas presents for the people on your list, check out these Cincinnati businesses.
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Located in Loveland, O’Bryan’s has been locally owned and operated for 24 years. As a family business, O’Bryan’s prides itself on exceptional customer service and a great selection of wine, craft & domestic beer and spirits.
More information: http://obryanswine.com
Holiday Hours: Friday: 9 a.m. to 10 p.m. Saturday: 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. Sunday: 12 p.m. to 6 p.m. Monday: 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. Tuesday: 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Located in Western Hills, Lou Lou’s Boutique is the only women’s fashion boutique on the West side of Cincinnati. You can find clothing, outerwear, accessories and local handmade jewelry at starting at just $18.00. Find the perfect gift hassle-free with superb customer service at a welcoming environment.
More information: http://www.shoploulous.com
Holiday Hours: Friday and Saturday: 10:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Sunday: 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. Monday: 10:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Tuesday: 10:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
Located in the historic district of Bellevue, Ky., Schneider’s has been serving the Greater Cincinnati and Northern Kentucky area since 1939. The adorable candy and ice cream shop can still be found in its original location, still using the same equipment, methods and time-tested recipes used by Robert Schneider Sr. handed down to his son Jack.
More information, visit: http://www.schneiderscandies.com/
Holiday Hours: Friday and Saturday: 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Sunday: 12 p.m. to 9 p.m. Monday: 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Tuesday: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Located off Edwards Rd. in Hyde Park, this newly opened boutique carries a wide selection of clothing and trendy accessories at many different price points.
More information: http://www.curateboutique.com
Holiday Hours: Friday and Saturday: 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Sunday: 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Monday: 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Tuesday: 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Miss Selby’s Soap now has three locations: downtown Waynesville, downtown Middletown and in the Middletown Mall. Find affordable and delicious smelling natural handmade soap, bath bombs, liquid soap and lotions.
More information: MissSelbysSoap.com
Holiday Hours: The Middletown Mall location is open 11 a.m. to 7 p.m., except on Sundays.
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