Local Love Giveaways
Show some love.
No matter what season it is, shopping locally is one of the most powerful individual actions we can take to support the communities we love. Spending money in local shops and buying locally made products is a revolutionary act.
To support this effort, we are giving away over $600 in gift cards to local stores that have been recommended to us by Vibemap users over the last year.
Tell us your favorite local shop, and why it’s so special to you, for a chance to win a ‘Buy Local’ Vibemap Care Package. This month we’re giving away gift cards to 3 locally-owned businesses in each of the cities Vibemap is located in. Learn more about the businesses in each city below.
Enter to win by January 31st, 2021.
How to Enter:
1. Sign up through the form and let us know your favorite local business and why you love them.
2. Download the Vibemap Beta App to be entered into the giveaway a second time (double the chances to win!)
Enter to win by January 31st, 2021.
** 1 entry per email signup and/or app download. Winners will be chosen at random and notified by email to coordinate shipping their prizes. For more information about this giveaway, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
$50 to spend at The Perish Trust: Unique, local, authentic – The Perish Trust is a quentessential California botique. Handmade cermics, books that matter and home decor items that will make you want to blow your paycheck. Make sure to reserve enough time for yourself when you visit to get lost in this cozy shop. The vibe: #modern, #unique, #authentic
$25 to spend at Tantrum Plushies, dollhouses, putty and dough – Tantrum is an emporium of high quality toys and household gems. Are you looking for a set of animal themed melamine bowls and plates? Then this local gem is totally your vibe! The vibe: #playful, #family, #fun
$25 to spend at Socola Chocolates Chocolate lovers unite! Specialty chocolates, truffles, chocolate Bars, caramels, nuts and more! Whatever your guilty pleasure, Socola is the place to satisfy your sweet tooth or pick something up for your sweetheart.” The vibe: #sweet, #colorful, #family
$50 to spend at Marisa Mason Float into this magically warm and friendly Oakland essential. Marisa Mason is as authentic as Temescal Alley where this locally owned jewelry and home décor boutique is located. From once in a lifetime pieces of jewelry to hand crafted ceramic mugs, this is the place to go to buy a special gift for someone you love – even if that someone is you. The vibe: #inspired, #popular, #local
$50 to spend at Oakland Supply Company We swear, this store is hella vibey! Socks, ties, wallets, backpacks – get fitted at the Oakland Supply Company. Support this local shop while enjoying a day exploring the Jack London Waterfront. The vibe: #love, #popular, #cool
$30 to spend at 1-2-3-4 Go! Records Hidden gems, vintage vinyl, indie records. 1-2-3-3 Go! Records is one of the best local record shops around. With an incredible variety of records, CDs, and cassettes – you’re bound to find what you’re looking for here. Metal, punk, sub-pop and more. The vibe: #jazzy #indie #funky
$50 to spend at Glasswing Dress up your dreamy lifestyle at Glasswing. From house plants, to clothes, to body oils that bring serenity with style – get inspired by this local gem. The vibe: #stylish #cool #generous
$25 to spend at Prism Cozy up in a warm sweater, pamper yourself with essential oils, read a story to a child. Find your vibe in the magical Ballard boutique, Prism. And everyone knows, you can never have too many warm pairs of socks. The vibe: #sweet #floral #artisanal
$25 to spend at Fair Trade Winds Spending our money ethically is one of the most important direct actions we can take. Handmade and verified fair trade is a guarantee with products bought here. From socks to jewelry, each product at Fair Trade Winds gives back to a worthy cause! The vibe: #savvy #popular #craft
$50 to spend at Bird on a Wire Creations Support your local artist at Bird on a Wire Creations. With a mission to shift the paradigm from starving artists to thriving artists, this fun shop offers up some of Vancouver’s best art and artisanal objects – all handmade locally and through a mixture of established and emerging artists. The vibe: #creative, #whimsical, #artsy
$25 to spend at Harlow Skin Care Self care vibes abound. Look towards Harlow to source healthy products for your next glo-up. All made in Canada with pure + whole ingredients. We love the Original Face Elixir, but would also recommend the Build a Box subscription, where you can have products delivered to you that match your skin. The vibe: #dreamy, #craft, #nice
$25 to spend at Stil Classics Stay motivated. Work on yourself. Crush your goals. That’s what Stil Classics helps you with. Their one-of-a-kind planners help you to consider what you want to achieve and then keep you on track to get it done without becoming overwhelmed. This helps give you more time to focus on being your best self! The vibe: #casual, #positive, #motivated
$50 to spend at EcoVibe Step into a world of calm at Ecovibe. Think giant jute plant baskets, minimalist clothing, all sourced sustainably and ethically, and bright pops of green Asplenium nidus. All set against a living wall of ferns with bright natural light shining in. Sigh. Happiness. The vibe: #stylish #cool #generous
$25 to spend at The Meadow Sweet, chocolatey, community goodness. Get it at The Meadow, your local chocolatier. We suggest the Mystery Box where you describe a bit about what you like and dislike and they’ll package up a custom box that is sure to be a hit. The vibe: #sweet #floral #artisanal
$25 to spend at MadeHerePDX Support your local Portland maker! All goods sold at MadeHerePDX are made in Portland and the Pacific Northwest. Find anything from small tchotchkes to snack foods to items for the kitchen and home. The vibe: #savvy #popular #craft
$50 to spend at Koraa Find that small town indie vibe at Koraa! Here you’ll wander through artisan goods of all shapes and sizes from bright and colorful earrings designed locally to beautiful handwoven ikat fabric from South India. The vibe: #colorful, #handmade, #design
$25 to spend at Amoeba Music This legendary music store is at the center of the site of the historic free speach, civil rights and anti-war protest movements. Soak in the old-school vibes at Amoeba Music while browsing through the wide variety of new and used records, CDs and posters. The vibe: #indie, #music, #cool
$25 to spend at Moe’s Books Supporting local, independent bookstores is down right revolutionary. Rest assured that your time wandering the aisles of Moe’s Books will uncover hidden gems. So, say goodbye to online recommendation engines and hello to old fashioned serendipity. The vibe: #savvy #popular #craft