Working on your holiday list? You don’t have to go far to find unique gifts perfect for everyone on your list. Here’s where to find gifts from Fort Worth’s best.
FOR THE FOODIE
Since 1870 Pendery’s Spices has been king of spices, seasonings and gourmet foods in Fort Worth. Buy your favorite chef an assorted seasoning gift set or Pendery's famous Fire Hall Chile Batch; their culinary creations are our gift to you!
Vending Nut Co. has served the Fort Worth community since 1968 as the leader in assorted nuts, snack mixes and chocolate covered goodies. Get a gift tin for your office or to munch on with the family throughout the holidays.
Lovely Lindsey at Sweet Lucy’s Pies bakes up the sweetest pies from seasonal ingredients. Order for “oven to your door” this holiday season or pick one up at a local farmers market and you will be the hit of the party.
Meyer & Sage is your dinner party go-to. Chef Salls' artfully crafted charcuterie boards will win over your guests in an instance; however, her customized weekly meal plans will win over the not so cooking-inclined in your life. Think of this as your upscale, yet locally made, Blue Apron.
The Best Maid Pickle Emporium recently opened on Vickery Boulevard in the Near Southside, selling not only pickle-related souvenirs but food and drink products infused with Best Maid's famous flavors.
BOOZE + MORE
TX Whiskey is not only distilled at Fort Worth’s first artisanal bourbon and whiskey distillery, but also the largest whiskey distillery west of the Mississippi. Bottles are available for purchase around the state and perfect for the whiskey connoisseur. Make sure to shop their online store for a one-of-a-kind, TX Whiskey-inspired gifts. You can also pick up 375ml bottles (perfect for stockings) or a bottle of the newly released TX Barrel Proof Bourbon or TX Barrel Finish (available in Sherry or Port).
Acre Distillery and Coffeehouse crafts batches of vodka, gin, bourbon, whiskey and more from downtown Fort Worth in the former area known as Hell’s Half Acre. Pick up a gift truly steeped in history!
Rahr & Sons Brewing Company is considered one of the leaders in North Texas’ craft beer movement and is known for hosting some legendary community events. Grab a six pack of your favorite brew and crack one open with your crew.
Get your hands dirty at Ephemera Terrariums! This adorable shop in the Near Southside lets customers make their own terrarium and plant craft. Decorate your creation with plastic figurines (think dinosaurs and tigers), colored rocks and so much more.
Fort Worth Locals has grown from popular blog-and-Instagram account to a full-blown store on Magnolia Ave. The shops includes Fort Worth-branded mugs, shirts, hats and stickers.
Cowtown Made is a local line of Fort Worth- and Texas-inspired clothing, home decor, stationery and gifts.
Morgan Mercantile is a funky find in the Near Southside's South Main District selling Fort Worth merch including tees, hats, candles and their in-house label, Panther City Provisions.
Gifted is a lifestyle shop for the well-curated that highlights design-conscious home and personal gifts for the creative individual made by local makers and small businesses. Think dainty jewelry, abstract cards, gift boxes and more!
Your gift to a loved one benefits more than just them when you shop Worthy Co. This Near Southside artisan shop sells candles, jewelry, clothing and more with 100% of EVERY PURCHASE benefiting local trafficking, prostitution and addiction survivors.
The Dock Bookshop is easily one of the largest independent, African-American owned bookstores in Fort Worth (and the Southwest). Browse the great selection of books for adults, teens and children for the reader in your life. The bookstore also has a nice selection of journals, jewelry and gifts that make perfect stocking stuffers.
M.L. Leddy's has truly been a leader in the handmade boot and saddle industry since 1922. Order a pair of custom-made, handmade boots to last a lifetime for the special cowboy or cowgirl in your life. Prefer something more grand? Perhaps a high-end belt buckle or hand-tooled saddle will do the trick.
The Justin Boot Company has made its home in Fort Worth since 1925. Browse the selection of boots online or visit the Outlet store to try on before you buy.
Dickies is a brand known well by individuals seeking durable workwear. This iconic label has worked its way to mainstream fashion and is all the rage to perfect that trendy hipster look. Check out the Outlet or shop online.
MUSEUM GIFT SHOPS
The museums of the Cultural District have re-opened and you can shop their gift shops in-person or online. The Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth sells prints, clothing, books and postcards through its online portal. The National Cowgirl Museum and Hall of Fame has some of the coolest western jewelry, clothing and trinkets around. The Amon Carter Museum of American Art and the Sid Richardson Museum also have lovely shops worthy of a browse.