Finding unique, local holiday presents becomes a dilemma for those who don't enjoy crowds, parking, walking around in the cold or leaving their couch.
But online handmade and vintage market ETSY has the solution with just one handy tab.
Buyers can look for gifts specific to their towns -- and Malvern is no different. An assortment of locals are selling their crafts on ETSY.
Here's some of the notables:
Zoet Bathlatier -- This Malvern company makes hand-crafted candles, bath and products. They've got a couple holiday specials, and items cost anywhere from $10-30.
CharwynArts -- CharwynArts, of Malvern, makes various beautiful floot mats and quilts. They're a bit on the pricier side -- at a couple hundrud dollars each -- but have such unique and detailed looks.
Bella Celestina -- The creation of a Malvern resident, Bella Celestina, offers various handmade paper embellishments. This is a particularly good gift for someone who likes scrapbooking and crafting or could work for Christmas decor and package embellishments. The goods are reasonably priced too.
Midnight blu studio -- This ETSY seller, of Paoli, offers a variety of personalized plates, wine glasses and wooden signs for a steal -- between $8 and $23.
Javabags and JavaJewels -- Javabags and JavaJewels, of Malvern, offers various sized bags and cute little friendship bracelets. These would be the perfect gift for a fan of coffee or repurposing.
BeadSmyths -- In addition to little beads, BeadSmyths, of Paoli, offer unique watches, bracelets and like earrings.
Susie's Bowtique -- This Paoli-resident's creations are very affordable -- most bows are under $10 -- and make a good present for any little princess.