Saturday, December 3, 2011

Buy Local Holidays


Here are some Portland-themed shopping ideas for the holidays. Not all of the products are made in Portland, but they relate to it in someway. 
MECA Holiday Sale Support local artists and help them afford tuition. Open today, Saturday, 10-5.
Meca Holiday Sale
Portland, Maine Map Art  I like maps. This is an artistic map of Portland. Two thumbs up.
Portland Map Art
Creating Portland, By Joseph Conforti  An educational read about our city. Also available at your local library.
creating portland
2012 Portland, Maine Calendar, by Corey Templeton Can’t say enough good things about it. 
calendar
Portland, Maine Bike Map Makes a great stocking stuffer for the bicyclist in your life.
bike map
Rogue’s Gallery Sellers of trendy local fashion. Don’t forget to keep an eye out for their threads at local thrift shops, which sell their apparel used for about 98% off of retail price. 
Feel free to reply with your own ideas!