Shop Local: The Ultimate Chicago and Suburbs Shopping Guide for Black Friday, Small Business Saturday and Cyber Monday

‘Tis the holiday shopping season! Sure, it can be easy to hop on Amazon to do your holiday shopping, but we encourage you to remember to support your local shops whenever possible, especially during the holidays when competition is so high. We’ve made it easy for you with our list of Chicago small businesses to support both in person and online this weekend.

Athletic

The Runner’s Edge

1515 Sheridan Road, Wilmette

Beauty & Natural Health Products

Andreas Hogue Salon

Best of 2019 Winner – Men’s Haircut/Salon Services (Suburbs) | Women’s Haircut/Salon Services (Suburbs)

840 Willow Road, Northbrook; 901 N. Milwaukee Ave., Vernon Hills

Egea Spa

Best of 2019 Winner – Facial (Suburbs) | Massage (Suburbs) | Nail Salon (Suburbs) | Spa (Suburbs)

1521 Sherman Ave., Evanston

Egea Spa
Courtesy of Egea Spa

Elise Brill

Best of 2019 Winner – Makeup Artist

Online

Gordon Salon

Best of 2019 Winner – Men’s Haircut/Salon Services (City) | Women’s Haircut/Salon Services (City)

333 E. Benton Place, Chicago

Images Med Spa

Best of 2019 Winner – Facial (City)

1006 W. Armitage Ave., Chicago

Merz Apothecary

4716 N. Lincoln Ave., Chicago

Merz Apothecary
Courtesy of Merz Apothecary

Scratch Goods

847 W Randolph St, Chicago, IL 60607

Skinfo Skincare Boutique by Advanced Dermatology

Best of 2019 Winner – Cosmetic Dermatologist (Suburbs)

275 Parkway Dr #612, Lincolnshire

SpaDerma

Best of 2019 Winner – Med Spa (City)

1133 W. Armitage Ave., Chicago; 1048 W. Madison St., Chicago

The Med Spa at Northwestern Specialists in Plastic Surgery

Best of 2019 Winner – Med Spa (City)

676 N. Saint Clair St., Chicago

Trio Med Spa

Best of 2019 Winner – Med Spa (Suburbs)

200 Northfield Road, Northfield

Books

Book Bin

Best of 2019 Winner – Bookstore (Suburbs)

1151 Church St., Northbrook

Booked

506 Main St., Evanston

Booked Evanston
Courtesy of Booked Evanston

The Book Stall

811 Elm St., Winnetka

Women and Children First

Best of 2019 Winner – Bookstore (City)

5233 N. Clark St., Chicago

Clothing & Accessories

Alice and Wonder

956 W. Webster Ave, Chicago

Art Effect

934 W. Armitage Ave., Chicago

Gigi Bottega

612 Davis St., Evanston

Guys & Co Chicago
Courtesy of Guys & Co

Guys & Co.

Best of 2019 Winner – Men’s Clothing (Suburbs)

1855-B Deerfield Road, Highland Park

Hubba-Hubba

1105 Central Ave., Wilmette

Mattie M

990 Green Bay Road, Winnetka.

Milk Handmade

5137 N. Clark St., Chicago

North Shore Exchange

Best of 2019 Winner – Consignment/Thrift Shop (City)

900 N. Michigan, 4th floor, Chicago

Courtesy of Superior Optical

Superior Optical

Best of 2019 Winner – Eyewear (Suburbs)

2723 Pfingsten Road, Glenview

The Denim Lounge

2039 W. Roscoe St., Chicago

The Lake Forest Shop

Best of 2019 Winner – Evening Wear (Suburbs)

265 E. Market Square, Lake Forest

Transit Tees

1371 N. Milwaukee Ave., Chicago; 5226 N. Clark St., Chicago 

Winifred Grace

632 N Clark St, Chicago

Gifts, Home Goods & Jewelry

Bedside Manor Ltd.

Best of 2019 Winner – Home Furnishing/Home Accessories (City)

2048 N. Halsted St., Chicago

Bedside Manor Chicago
Courtesy of Bedside Manor

Christopher Duquet Fine Jewelry

Best of 2019 Winner – Local Jewelry Store (Suburbs)

1224 Chicago Ave. #102, Evanston

Enjoy, An Urban General Store

4723 N. Lincoln Ave., Chicago

Foursided

5061 N. Clark, Chicago; 2958 N. Clark, Chicago; 2939 N. Broadway, Chicago

Hazel Apparel & Gifts

Best of 2019 Winner – Gifts (City)

1835 W. Montrose, Chicago

Humboldt House

1045 N. California Ave., Chicago

La De Da

Best of 2019 Winner – Gifts (Suburbs)

1957 Cherry Lane, Northbrook

Mandarine

1820 Glenview Road, Glenview

Manual

Online

Maze Home Chicago
Courtesy of Maze Home

Maze Home

Best of 2019 Winner – Home Furnishing/Home Accessories (Suburbs)

735 Elm St., Winnetka

Neighborly

1909 W Division St, Chicago

Paperish Mess

1945 W. Chicago Ave., Chicago

Rahmanim’s Imports

Best of 2019 Winner – Local Jewelry Store (City)

5 S. Wabash Ave., Chicago

Sailor Chicago
Courtesy of Sailor

Sailor

4658 N. Damen Ave., Chicago

Steel Petal Press

2321 N. Milwaukee Ave., Chicago

Stumble & Relish

1312 Chicago Ave., Evanston

Village Treasure House

Best of 2019 Winner – Consignment/Thrift Shop (Suburbs)

1460 Paddock Drive, Northbrook

Kids & Motherhood

Greyboy

Online

Lilla Barn Clothing

Online 

Little Threads Chicago
Courtesy of Little Threads

Little Threads

Best of 2019 Winner – Kids Clothing (City) | Toy Store (City)

2033 W. Roscoe St., Chicago

Maya Papaya & Tony Macarony

Best of 2019 Winner – Kids Clothing (Suburbs)

1901 Central St., Evanston

Monica + Andy

2038 N. Halsted St., Chicago; 520 N. Michigan Ave., Chicago; 296 Oakbrook Center, Oak Brook

Pets

Wilmette Pet Center

Best of 2019 Winner – Pet Store (Suburbs)

625 Green Bay Road, Wilmette

Plants & Garden

Chalet Nursery
Courtesy of Chalet Nursery

Chalet Nursery

3132 Lake Ave., Wilmette

Plant Shop Chicago

4601 N. Elston Ave., Chicago

Toys, Collectibles & Games

Becky & Me Toys

Best of 2019 Winner – Toy Store (Suburbs)

620 Grove St., Evanston

Evanston Games & Cafe
Courtesy of Evanston Games & Cafe

Evanston Games & Cafe

1610 Maple Ave., Suite 1, Evanston

Rotofugi

2780 N. Lincoln Ave., Chicago