7 Small Businesses You Need to Discover

I am excited to share my favorite products from emerging brands that I’ve had the pleasure of discovering & getting to know through my own business journey.
Everything on this list I own, LOVE and know would make a
perfect gift for you and yours.
The passion, story and quality behind a small business is unmatched so I encourage you to shop small this holiday season.
Even if you don‘t purchase, please give a follow, subscribe or a share.
It truly means the world.
I hope you find something you love.
Let’s make someone do a happy dance today! 
xo Jenn

Jenn's Favorite Things


Where fragrance meets global travel | Los Angeles, CA

 Terminal B Candle
Jenn’s Pick: DPS Bali Candle
$44 Full Size | $20 Travel Tin

Explore this collection of luxury scented candles & thank us later! They smell incredible, the packaging is luxe and they make the BEST gifts.  

Terminal B was born during COVID when the world shut down. Founders Fay & Chris created scents inspired by their favorite destinations around the world and named the brand after Terminal B in their home airport LAX.



Art meets Tradition & Fashion | Medellin, Colombia

 Amarpo Design Instagram

Jenn’s Pick: Denim Jacket

DM Ana to select or customize 

These one-of-a-kind designs will instantly become a cherished piece in your wardrobe.  

Based in Medellin, Colombia, Ana & 40 artisan women create the most intricate hand beaded and embroidered pieces. The collection consists of jackets, bags, sweaters, dresses + they can customize anything!


Luxury Sunglasses | Houston, TX  

Anea Hill Website 

Jenn’s Pick: The Manhattan Sunglasses 

Prices range $150-350

Looking for the perfect pair of sunglasses? ANEA HILL

AshLee’s classic designs will elevate any ensemble. Not only do I choose these daily, but they are the most comfortable sunglasses I’ve ever worn. Lightweight, adjustable fit and gorgeous materials. 


Place-based jewelry with a story | Aspen, CO

 Taylor and Tessier Necklace

Jenn’s Pick: Chain necklace with charm/pearl

 Designed in-house and handcrafted in their Aspen Valley atelier, raw materials have always been centerpiece and guide for Taylor & Tessier. Rough yet refined. It’s elegance, naturally hewn. 

Each piece is unique and can stand alone or be layered. My personal pieces I’ve collected over the past year are on a frequent rotation, if not daily wear.



Fresh handmade botanical skincare | Houston, TX

 Rosehip Essentials Website

Jenn’s Pick: Rosehip Seed Oil Facial Renewal Serum 

Bottle is $42

I’ve been using this serum for years and it is my “Things I Can’t Live Without” party pick. This all-natural serum is my nightly “spa” ritual - it feels luxe, works wonders and smells incredible. As Brittney says, “Allow yourself an essential moment every day to truly unwind.”



Hand drawn scarves that smile | Charleston, SC

 Wells modeling Swells Scarf

The Swells & The City Holiday Scarf

From game day to city chic to custom , the Swells collection of scarves is a special find!  

The founder, Wells, started designing game day scarves from her dorm at UGA. She mixes her love for all things vintage, silk scarves and colorful ensembles to design her vibrant collections and collaborations.



Natural everyday basics. #RootForChange | Houston, TX

two males modeling Livelihood Apperal 

Jenn’s Pick For Him: 

The Sweat Short | $42 

The T-Shirt | $56

Our gift pick for the men in your life. My husband LOVES the pieces I bought for him. High-quality basics for every day activity without synthetic materials. No shrinking, pilling or fading + extraordinary softness, durability, and breathability. 25% of the profits go towards restoring native habitats in America.





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