There is no better time than now to support our local businesses. The Fitzpatrick Team Small Business Holiday Gift Guide is a list of local small businesses that we all love and want to support this holiday season. Each company can be found on Aquidneck island or online – Happy Shopping!
Tyler Bernadyn’s Pick: MIRABELLE SELECTS
Mirabelle Selects is a Rhode Island based marketing agency that curates a monthly wine selection on behalf of its retail partners. You must be 21 years old or older to order or receive any shipments via our retail partners. Our partners ship everywhere in the United States except MI,IL,TX and NH some additional shipping cost may apply to states west of the Rockies. All alcohol shipments must be signed for on delivery by an individual over the age of 21 yrs
Allow us to give you the chance to share the same glass of wine with your people virtually while we all stay safe at home. By joining Mirabelle Selects discovery club your support goes to two local businesses, and takes you on a new adventure discovering new wines from different parts of France and Spain.
Use the Code “FITZPATRICK” when signing up a loved one or friend for a Mirabelle Selects “More The Merrier” subscription and receive a $25 dollar gift card to shop at our retail partner The Point Wine and Spirits.
Hilary Marshall’s Pick: LILY + LION SALON
This warm & inviting salon culture Jeovanna has created is the common thread of all the L+L team & what sets them apart from all others, it is not just a salon, it’s a whole vibe where you leave feeling empowered. Everyone’s favorite miracle working product is finally on sale – and if you know OPAPLEX this rarely happens! Right now all Olaplex products are 2 for $50 normally $28 each! All you have to do is contact Lily + Lion. This sale ends Friday, but orders are UNLIMITED. Stop by Lily + Lion for a freshen up this holiday season!
Devin Sheehan’s Pick: ISLAND WELLNESS
Island Wellness is not an exclusive day spa. Island Wellness is an inclusive wellness center. Our mission is to make the best natural wellness treatments accessible to everyone regardless of socioeconomic status. The only requirement to be a client is to be kind. It is for these reasons that we keep our prices low and our spirits high.
Use code “FITZPATRICK” to receive 15% off your total!
Marial Maher’s Pick: FARM AND FLORA COLLECTIVE
We are very excited to announce that the former Maher Garden Center is the new home for three women-owned green industry businesses! Brigid Finn Fine Gardening, Little State Flower Company, and Wild Season Florals have set up shop in this Aquidneck Island treasure and plans for revitalizing the space, training programs with the Maher Center and community/educational involvement are in the works. We are honored and very grateful for this opportunity to grow each of our businesses and share our skills and knowledge in gardening, flower farming, and floral design with our community. Use code “FITZPATRICK” to receive 10% off for online purchases of gift cards from Farm and Flora Collective.
Tyler Meegan’s Pick; CALEB & BROAD
If you have visited Caleb & Broad, you know the owner, Rich Willis. Everyday, he can be seen working behind the bar, waiting tables, or just extending a helping hand for his staff. Born & raised in Newport, Rich is deeply rooted in the community — well versed in the restaurant & hospitality business for more than 10 years. The name Caleb & Broad originated from the two streets that intersect in front of the restaurant: Caleb Earl Street & Broadway. Stop by for local art, chill vibes, delicious entrees and a banging brunch! Dine-in, take out or Doordash delivery! Right now if you purchase a $100 get $20 extra. Purchase a $200 gift card get $50 extra!
Joe Fitzpatrick’s Pick: PORT LE FREJ
Local to Newport, RI, Anna Hattendorf has created a small business for her passion of sewing clothing for her children. She says they inspired her to take her skillset a step further and create custom capes for other children as well! She can now be found on Etsy for online purchases, Instagram and Facebook. Port Le Frej will be at Fifth Element December 19th for a local vendor Pop Up. Stop by for last minute gifts!
Justine Tarlton’s Pick; WALD AND SEA
Wald & Sea, a curation of gorgeous global finds for the home and unique little somethings for the perfect gift.
Kim Wald brings her decades long background in fashion, home decor, and textiles together with her personal California-meets-New England style for the best of both worlds. Whether its a thoughtful gesture for your favorite host or hostess, or revisions to your own décor, Wald & Sea has beautiful things for any budget. Their online store if coming soon, so just pop by their store at 107 Spring Street.
Rhys Huntley’s Pick: MERCHANT COFFEE
Simple Merchant Coffee is a multi-roaster specialty coffee shop on Broadway in Newport, Rhode Island. Come check out our shop inside the front door of the beautifully rebuilt Sheffield School, now home to Innovate Newport, a community co-working space. Make your way down and have a coffee and conversation with Owner and Head Barista, Jordan Durand. You can now order online + pick up at shop! 513 Broadway Newport,RI.
Julie Blumel’s Pick: THE KINGS LENS AND FRIENDS
The Kings Lens And Friends was founded in 2016 by Water Photographer Patrick Murphy. As what started as place for Patrick to showcase his art as well as the talented artist in his circle, It has quickly become a premier Pop Up mecca located on the North East. In four years the shop has showcased over 60 artist instillations, sponsored and hosted music and art festivals, housed farm to table dinners, and connected the community. Taking home at 7 Carroll Ave in Newport Rhode Island, the shop is connected in Co-Op style to The Harvest Market and The Coffee Guy. Together they make a perfect combination to feel inspired and connect to local roots. You can showcase your artwork, host a pop up or just stop by!
Clare Simpson Daniel’s Pick; SHORE SOAP CO.
A handcrafted bath and body brand, established in 2013 in Newport, Rhode Island by husband and wife duo Jake and Steph Kopper. Shore Soap Co. channels their inspiration from the sea to create quality products that portray nature and simplicity. With a wide range of natural nutrient-packed products to chose from, there’s something for everyone. Free shipping $50+, $5 otherwise. Thank you for supporting small businesses!
Justin Keleher’s Pick: THE BODHI SPA
Hydrotherapy is the art of healing through the application of water in any form; hot, cold, steam or ice. Hydrotherapy has been used by cultures around the world for thousands of years. Many historians believe Egyptian royalty were the first to indulge in its health benefits, while others believe it dates back even earlier to Asia, where therapeutic waters were used to cleanse the body and soul of impurities. The Bodhi Spa is having “12 days to save“, December 5th – 16th, select days have discounted items from their spa, check out their website and follow along on social media to grab some deals!
Ashley Machon’s Pick: BOHEMIAN BIAS
Inspired by music, art and the laid back vibes of the West Coast, Bohemian Bias was founded in Newport, RI during the winter of 2017. Our lifestyle boutique offers a merchandise assortment consisting of apparel, unique vintage finds, housewares and handmade items . Our focus is on building long lasting customer relationships by hosting in-store events, creating captivating visuals and offering an inviting retail space. Walk-ins with limited capacity, masks & kindness required. Bohemian Bias are hosting an ongoing Artisan holiday pop up going now through the new year! Two doors down from BB!
Caroline Leitao’s Pick: EMILY PERKINS AESTHETICS