Creatives That Rock: Shop Small Business Saturday

Small businesses are big business in our country. They provide 55% of all jobs and 66% of all new jobs since the 1970's (via $5.5 Billion was spent on Small Business Saturday last year alone(via )! This is great for our economy and our friends and neighbors!

Small Business Saturday is a response to the Black Friday push by big retailers. Many of your friends and family have small businesses. By purchasing from them you are not only pumping money back into the economy but you are supporting people to do what they love!

I have highlighted some great finds for your shopping pleasure and you don't even have to leave your home! Also, remember these come direct from the artist, so don't hesitate to request a special order! Time to find that holiday gift that is truly one-of-a-kind!

Looking for Pinterest Perfect Home Decor? Look no further! Kaija Lea Illustrations has something just for you! Visit her store for more wonderful creations!

Need a gift that makes a statement? IBTrav Illustrations has bright fun images that will look great on a shirt, tote, phone case, and more! CLICK HERE to check out his store for more funky finds!

Is the winter cold making you dream of summer sun? Add a little piece of paradise to your home with a photo from Dreams by Jewel Photography. CLICK HERE to visit her store, but I warn you... with a view like this you may never leave!

When you finally do find time to travel to paradise make sure you stay organized in style! Magpie Notions has adorable handmade travel organizers and much more! Visit her shop for beautiful creations that will keep everything in order!

Find that perfect gift for baby at Anchored Hope! You will find handmade toys for baby and perfect items to spoil mommy too! CLICK HERE to see more of her lovely creations!

Still can't find that perfect gift for someone who has everything? How about a Clown lessons or Tuba Music right at your doorstep? Support Carly Wicks by funding her Kickstarter project to take her one woman show 'Tragic Tonalities' overseas and you could get in on some great rewards! CLICK HERE to see the possibilities!

Last but not least check out my online store for fun upcycled gifts for the book lover or music lover on your list! Type in discount code SMALL25 and receive 25% off your order on Small Business Saturday! Visit for all my wonderful items!

If you don't find the perfect item here remember there are so many small businesses just waiting to be discovered! Great sites to check out are,, and many more. This year find a truly original gift for everyone on your list! Help support passion and find items that are as original Steven Tyler himself! Happy Shopping!