Made in the Wasatch: Local Goods You Can Gift This Year

*Photo courtesy of Big Bratt Boutique

With the holiday season now underway, it’s time to tackle all those last-minute items on your list, from buying ingredients so you can whip up wintery treats to finding the perfect presents for each of your loved ones. Instead of heading to a big box store, why not spread the holiday cheer by shopping local? At Summit Creek, we’re lucky to have a wealth of locally-owned shops and boutiques in our backyard, which means you can easily find a gift for even the pickiest person on your list. Here are four shops that should definitely be on your holiday shopping list.

Morris Quilting (Payson, Utah)

Founded in 1987 by Bill and Grace Morris, Morris Quilting is a family-owned and operated business that manufactures everything from blankets and quilts to swimwear and dresses. Whether you want custom stockings for each family member or red-and-green quilts to make the season even more festive, you can find it all here.

Confetti Antiques & Books (Spanish Fork, Utah)

Established in 1994, Confetti Antiques & Books offers a large selection of antiques, collectibles, rare and out-of-print books and artwork. It’s a must-visit place if you’re looking for a historic treasure or one-of-a-kind tome to give to a friend or family member.

Gary’s Gourmet Caramel Corn (Springville, Utah)

Make the season a little sweeter by giving your loved ones a confectionary surprise from Gary’s Gourmet Caramel Corn, a family-owned business that has been selling ooey-gooey, chewy caramel popcorn balls since 1991. All of the caramel is cooked in small batches over open gas flames and packaged immediately to guarantee freshness. Available in most convenience and grocery stores around the state, the popcorn balls are sure to satisfy any sweet tooth.

Big Bratt Boutique (Spanish Fork, Utah)

After years of perusing online stores and online magazines to find fashion they loved, three friends decided to bring their favorite styles to their own backyard. Big Bratt Boutique features Western-style hats, belts, rings, and other accessories with a hint of glamorous Gypsy flare…making it the ideal place to find something for the fashionista in your life.

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