The details

Please apply via the link. You will select which “level” you would like to participate in within the form. 

 

This is a curated list, so we will be selective with our choices. Applications are rolling so you will be contacted by GGC staff within 7-10 days of your application with an application status update. If accepted you will be sent an invoice to complete. You must complete payment by 10/30 to participate, although we suggest paying the invoice as soon as you receive it. 

 

The GGC Gift Guide will be live from November 12 to January 12. 

 

We will post all social posts + newsletter mentions before December 20.

GGC stats:

IG: 23.2k followers

Newsletter: 3000 subscribers 

 

We will also be doing a PR push to get the guide into as many hands and publications as possible. 

 

We ask that you also participate in spreading the word about the guide.

See the examples below for insight into how the directory will look. 

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Opt-in levels

  • $60

    Level one

    Listing on the site

    (one picture w/ link to site + city)

  • $75

    Level two

    Listing on the site

      + Social media feed post

  • $100

    LEvel Three

    Listing on the site

      + Social media feed post 

      + Social Media Story with             swipe-up

      + Newsletter Mention                   (link to site)

  • $165

    Level four

    Listing on the site

      + Social media feed post 

      + Social Media Story with 

         swipe-up

      + Feature, Big photo on 

         the site + mini bio.

      + Feature on the newsletter

         (picture + link)

Accesories

Accesories

ade dream

San Leandro, CA

Ade dream offers a line of artisanal bags and accessories, designed with love in the Bay Area and made with pride in Senegal. Using ankara, bogolan, and leather ade dream has curated a line of products that captures the beauty of African culture. A portion of the brands proceeds goes towards a scholarship and mentor ship program for students in The Gambia, West Africa.

Shop our GGC favorites

 

Accesories

Accesories

Show & Tell Concept Shop

Oakland, CA/ Raleigh, NC

needs some copy for this

Accesories

Accesories

Panna.design

Berkeley, CA

Hand-crafted leather bags and purses, made from the remnants pieces of my family furniture design workshop.

Accesories

Accesories

Apparel

Apparel

Oakland Craft Company

Arlington, VA

Ally Jacqueline creates custom wearable art & disco balls ✨ (but she'll add a little extra personality to anything she can get her hands on 😜)!! The idea that you should never settle for something that doesn’t reflect who you are is built into every piece she creates. Whether it's a bridal accessory, Lady Gaga themed jacket, disco ball ornament, or anything in between - you can guarantee it'll be made with love. 🙌 Her one-woman show aspires to empower others to celebrate the beauty of their individuality. Join her in this journey by wearing your personality on your sleeve! ❤️

Screen reader support enabled.

 

Apparel

Apparel

cheeky paper co

Los Angeles, CA

cheeky paper co is a collection of whimsy. cheeky offers plush beanies, fun accessories like pins and patches, notebooks, and stickers! their quirky designs exist to put a smile on your face.

Apparel

Apparel

Art

Art

The Blk Alien

Oakland, CA

The Blk Alien is an illustration and clothing brand celebrating the misfits of the world as well as promoting mental health awareness, existentialism, POC and womxn liberation.

 

Art

Art

The Designing Chica

Walnut Creek, CA

Susana Sanchez-Young’s creates feelings on paper. At her site, she sells prints and cards, posters and coffee mugs inspired by her culture and current events.

Art

Art

Retro Roadside Photography

Stockton, NC

Retro Roadside Photography is a passion project 10+ years in the making. A nomadic sign geek, photographer Stefanie Poteet has traveled more than 300,000 miles chasing neon signs. She loves old neon, light bulb arrows, and mid-century flair. Signs with personality speak to her; it’s like they call her name.

Art

Art

Kwento by Nica

Half Moon Bay, CA

Kwento by Nica is the only place in the world where you can find the the Little Bitch Pillow®. It's home to thoughtful gifts and short stories that will make you laugh, cry, and smile. Make sure to hangout with the artist, Nica, on instagram stories to uncover secrets and learn new things. You'll be charmed!

Art

Art

Nature photography

Bath + Body

Bath + Body 

IYOBA

Oakland, ca

IYOBA is an Oakland based beauty company that specializes in handcrafted organic products for the body and home

 

Bath + Body

Bath + Body

Just FACE

Camarillo, CA

We create 100% all natural and vegan facial care products. Our Lip Balms, Lip Scrubs and invigorating essential oil Facial Towelettes are available in a wide range of scents. Pamper yourself with the best facial care has to offer and feel good knowing a portion of all sales are donated to causes that perform cleft lip and palate surgeries for children in developing countries.

Bath + Body

Bath + Body 

Soap Cauldron

Petaluma, CA

Artisan Handcrafted Bath and Skincare

Bath + Body

Bath + Body

SKIN + STONE

San Francisco, CA

SKIN + STONE is a self care brand offering luxury recovery tools and skincare. Owned and operated by Kali Perry a San Francisco based Personal Trainer to Elite Athletes. Kali blends ancient healing modalities with modern day science, bringing you a one of a kind experience.

Bath + Body

Bath + Body 

SULH

Sacramento, CA

Sulh is an online store created to offer natural plant-based herbal wellness and beauty products that consist of a few locally sourced ingredients. The company has made it their mission to promote self care not just physically but also mentally and spiritually.

Bath + Body

Bath + Body 

Beverages

Beverages

Nati x Pretty Metal Clay

San Francisco, CA

Wine should be fun. Nati has partnered with Pretty Metal Clay to bring you everything you need to send your long-distance bestie this holiday season: a can of craft natural wine; a pair of earrings handmade in Oakland, California; and some holographic nail polish.