Liberty is full of unique shops and eateries that are sure to make your holiday shopping a breeze. Make a fun girl’s day out of shopping to take the stress out of gift buying. Use this list to help you find just what you need for the special ladies in your life.
ANNA MARIE’S TEAS
Anna Marie’s is a tea lover's haven. With an array of premium loose-leaf teas, there's a blend for everyone and the expert staff always have great recommendations. Then, pick up a 345 Perfect Timer ($20) so that special someone can steep their tea to perfection.
Bittersweet carries a variety handmade soaps, skin and home care products that bring a dose of luxury to your self-care routine. But did you know that they also carry clothing and other boutique items? This gorgeous French Market Bag ($44) is so versatile, perfect for the farmer’s market or the beach, you might just want to get one for yourself too!
Amethyst Home is full of hidden gem pieces to add depth and individuality to your home. This Iridescent Glass Bird Ornament ($6.50) is a beautiful, sparkly addition to any tree. It’s perfectly priced to be a Secret Santa or hostess gift. The Black Stripe Basket ($55) can dress up a house plant, act as a storage caddy or it can bethe perfect gift basket to be filled with goodies.
HAND & STONE SPA
Pamper the lady in your life with a massage or facial at Hand & Stone Spa. Pro tip:
don’t forget to put a little extra on the gift card to tip the massage therapist.
EILEEN's COLOSSAL COOKIES
If you hate figuring out what to bring to holiday gatherings, Eileen's Colossal Cookies has you covered with their amazing cookies! Stop in the store and pick up a dozen of your favorite flavor on demand or call ahead to order a custom decorated dozen -- then pick them up on your way.
The sweet sister of T.J Maxx and Marshalls, Home Goods is stocked with fresh finds that won’t break the budget. The Liberty store is the only Home Goods north of the river! Shopping in store you’re sure to find great gifts, but if a gift card is more your giftee’s style, you can order it online. Pro tip:
this gift card can be used at any of Home Goods’ sister companies.
Bring the fresh scents of the outdoors to enjoy inside. Untamed Supply has a self proclaimed knack for "capturing nature's pheromones" in its candle scents. Try Aspen Trail or Sweater Weather ($20)! Not only are Untamed Supply's candles hand poured in Liberty, they also have a store, The Outpost, filled with all kinds of goodies that make great gifts. Plus they donate 3% of profits to National Parks.
BATH & BODY WORKS
Holiday scents like Winter Candy Apple and Vanilla Bean Noel from Bath & Body Works are seasonal specialties. With their fairly regular buy some get some deals, you can stock up and pick up gifts in one trip!
CATFISH & TATER
Catfish & Tater is an adorable boutique with cozy and stylish products. They have a full line of Kansas City apparel for every taste. Their regulars look forward to the winter wonderland atmosphere of the shop every year. We recommend heading in store and keeping an eye on their Facebook for the best finds.
PETALS & POTPOURRI
With beautiful home décor, florals, and gifts, Petals & Potpourri is a gift givers oasis. These door mats ($35 tray; $24 mat) are a fun touch to spice up the porch décor. Swap out the insert for each season.
Take the stress out of gift giving with a day trip to Liberty. Lots of the products in this guide can be found online, but many of these local shops offer an even larger product selection in store.