Here at UNATION, we believe that local businesses are the fabric of our city. This holiday season we encourage you to shop local and support small businesses in Tampa Bay! From boutiques to salons and spas to unique experiences, our city is full of incredible entrepreneurs.
Keep scrolling to discover small businesses in Tampa Bay that we love!
As the seasons change, your closet is need of a refresh! Shop local and head to one of these small businesses. From resale to boho chic to men’s clothing, there are lots of locally owned boutiques around Tampa Bay.
📷 Nirie Collection
Founded in the summer of 2020 by three sisters, the Nirie Collection stays on top of the trends and offers some of the cutest boutique wear. Shop online or check them out at a local market in Tampa Bay!
If you or someone you know is obsessed with shoes, we suggest you pick up a pair of sneakers from a local veteran-owned business! SMC Kreations designs truly one-of-a-kind shoes. The designer, Shawn McNair, gives his spin on pop culture references and uses a wide variety of materials to tell the story through shoes. Pick up a pair of his new limited edition Wakanda Forever sneakers!
As the holidays approach, treat the kiddos in your life to something unique from small businesses in Tampa Bay. From unique beachwear to clothing to DIY experiences, there is so much fun to be had.
Support small businesses in Tampa Bay while treating yourself! These spas, salons, and work out methods will leave you looking and feeling your best.
All across Tampa Bay there are amazing minority-owned businesses. From art prints to coffee to clothes to candles, check out these black-owned small businesses in Tampa Bay.
📷 Hogg Batch Coffee Roasters
📷 Eshay’s Boutique
From comfort wear to denim to dress, shop Eshay’s Boutique specializes in providing fashionable wear for all women. You can shop online and receive your items in 2-4 days!
‘Tis the season for hostess gifts, teacher gifts, and so much more! Head to these local gift shops to pick up something special this holiday season.
From drinkware and candles to jewelry and holiday home decor – located on the second floor of the Rollin’ Oats Market in St. Pete! Shop brands like Voluspa, Rifle Paper Co., Handed By Bags, Bella Tunno, Michel Design Works, and many more.
Pro tip: Grab a smoothie at Rollin’ Oats Market before or after. We recommend browsing for self-care products and their delicious grab-and-go meals!
From DIY desserts to floral arranging workshops, we are lucky to have small businesses in Tampa Bay that offer unique experiences. Support these local shops and have fun while doing it!
📷 Members Only Cocktails
Cheers! 🥂 Members Only offers the opportunity to learn the art of making craft cocktails from shaker to garnish. Everything you need for this unique experience is included and the Members Only bartender will guide you through each recipe.
Roses, daises, and lilies, oh my! The Roaming Petal brings flower design workshops right to your door. This holiday season, they are hosting a variety of workshops all across Tampa Bay. Sign up today to create your unique arrangement!
Calling all plant moms and dads! 🙋♀️🙋♂️ You can never have to many plants so head to one of these local plant shops and bring home something green.
Part walk-in plant shop and mobile greenhouse. Flora is a retro, groovy plant-loving camper. She is the first of her kind to hit the streets of Tampa Bay! The owners of this adorable shop travel all over so check out their website to see where you can find Plante La Vie next!
Located in the heart of Hyde Park, Yura Vine is a family owned plant shop specializing in indoor houseplants. This bungalow style plant shop is sure to have the perfect green baby for you in one of the many rooms. One could simply spend forever looking at all the cute plant babies. You can even get plant delivered!
📷 Book and Bottle
Bookstore + wine = 😍 Book and Bottle is the ultimate spot to hang out. Whether you’re looking for a spot to get work done or enjoy happy hour with friends, this is it. They have coffee and snacks too, like seriously how could it get better?!
We hope that we inspired you to start checking out some small businesses in Tampa. Small businesses rely on people like you to support them, and who knows- you might just find your new favorite shop!
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