Small Business Saturday, an annual celebration, champions support for local businesses and communities, emphasizing the heart and soul of neighborhoods—the small, independent stores that bring character to cities. The Meatpacking District embodies this ethos, fostering a rich array of charming and distinctive shops. Our vibrant community actively encourages and sustains small businesses not only on this special day but throughout the year, making the Meatpacking District a destination for those seeking one-of-a-kind experiences and products. Take a look below for a short list of businesses to support on this Small Business Saturday that can all be found along 8th Avenue:
The Old Yew: Among the hidden gems in this district, this plant shop and landscape design company collaborates with the finest growers to offer high-quality, fresh plants delivered weekly to their shop. Shopping here not only brings the beauty of nature into your home but also supports a business deeply rooted in craftsmanship and horticultural expertise.
Caserta Eye: A standout establishment in the Meatpacking District, this eyewear shop specializes in a curated selections from local and top brands. Your eyewear becomes a statement piece that tells a story of style and community.
The Picnic Day: This unique kid's boutique stands out for its collection of printed, colorful clothes that are not only gentle to the skin but also kind to our planet. Dive into their world of organic cotton with the Mommy&Me Collection, a delightful array of matching outfits that add a touch of whimsy to parent-child ensembles.
Soapology: Handmade in New York with natural ingredients, combining the refreshing and healing properties of essential oils, flora, natural minerals and salts, as well as the finest scents sourced from all around the world, Soapology provides a haven for those seeking all-natural bath and body products. Each item is crafted with care, emphasizing the use of high-quality ingredients and makes for the perfect gift or self-care treat.
These small businesses highlighted above represent just a fraction of the diverse entrepreneurial landscape within the district. To further champion local enterprises, explore establishments like Artists and Fleas, Lucky Selectism, Posman Books, and more. Happy Shopping!