Shop local and support these Hatch Detroit alumni this holiday season
Whether you’re shopping for a fashionista or coffee enthusiast, looking to treat someone to some self-care or need to cater a holiday party or stock your bar, we’ve got you covered! Explore the Hatch Detroit 2023 Holiday Shopping Guide and find a variety of metro Detroit small businesses to support this season. All the businesses listed are alumni of the Comerica Hatch Detroit Contest by TechTown, and you can shop with them either online or in-person at their brick-and-mortar storefront.
APPAREL & ACCESSORIES
Ash & Erie – Perfectly crafted and tailored clothes made for men under 5’9”
Bird Bee – Clothing, accessories and home goods for expressive and edgy souls
Busted Bra Shop – Inclusive, LGBTQ+-friendly boutique offering lingerie in accessible sizing
Mature – Timeless, classic menswear available in-store and online
1701 Bespoke – Custom menswear boutique, offering personalized fittings in-person and virtually
K. Walker Collective – Elevated streetwear for the young professional
Old Soul Vintage – Curated vintage shop for clothing, accessories and more
BEAUTY, HEALTH & WELLNESS
Ilera Apothecary – African-inspired and plant-based skincare
Meta Physica Wellness Center – Wellness services including massages, saunas, bodywork and more
Skin Bar VII – Premier facial spa offering facials, massages, acupuncture and waxing services
The Lip Bar – A vegan and cruelty-free beauty brand offering makeup, skincare, cosmetic accessories and more
BOOKS, JEWELRY & HOME GOODS
27th Letter Books – Core City’s only bookstore, offering a place for community and curiosity
Corbé – Ceramic design studio handcrafting porcelain wares that are ready to ship
Next Chapter Books – General interest new and second bookstore serving Detroit’s east side
Rebel Nell – One-of-a-kind jewelry made from chipped graffiti found in spaces around Detroit
RECREATION & ACTIVITIES
Detroit River Sports – A kayak and paddleboard tour company and retail store — purchase a gift card to look forward to once the weather warms up!
Pong Detroit – Enjoy community ping pong nights Tuesdays–Thursdays in Detroit’s Eastern Market
Third Wave Music – Detroit’s premier one-stop music shop for all your instrument accessories
HOLIDAY DRINKS & PARTY SUPPLIES
Anthology Coffee – Upgrade your morning ritual with their monthly coffee subscription
Batch Brewing Co. – Shop curbside for hand-crafted beer and merchandise
Bouncing Around The Motor City – A local events company specializing in balloons, decor, event planning, and party rentals
Brix Wine – Wine shop specializing in natural and unique wines from around the world
Bumbo’s Bar – Neighborhood bar offering cordial mixers, carryout drinks and apparel for sale
Craig’s Coffee – Specialty coffee sourced and roasted in Detroit. Gift cards, holiday boxes and subscriptions are available.
House of Pure Vin – A retail and tasting room destination for wine lovers and future connoisseurs. Individual wine bottles and club memberships are available for purchase.
The Sepia Coffee Project – A small batch roastery in Detroit’s North End offering a variety of coffee and tea, as well as beverage equipment
The Royce – A wine shop and wine bar with a wide selection of small production, nature wines
FOOD & HOLIDAY CATERING
Alma Kitchen – New American cuisine with Mexican and Asian influences
Baobab Fare – Burundi coffee grown, harvested and imported with love from East Africa. (Great for a stocking stuffer!)
Detroit Vegan Soul – Detroit’s first 100% vegan soul food restaurant
The Kitchen by Cooking with Que – Order their Holiday Meal or come back from the holiday indulgence with their meal prep plans. (Or both!)
Coriander Kitchen & Farm – Farm-to-table food and catering in Detroit’s Canal District
Gajiza Dumplins – A pop-up restaurant offering frozen handmade dumplings and other authentic Southeast Asian cuisine
JP Makes & Bakes – Authentic and modern Filipino baked goods for your holiday table. Choose from various cakes, cookies, brownies and more.
Konjo Me – A pop-up restaurant serving up authentic Ethiopian cuisine. The business is selling its coffee, spices, Ethiopian art and home goods at the Downtown Detroit Markets, open now through Jan. 7, 2024.
La Feria – A tapas bar and restaurant located in Midtown.
Little Liberia – A pop-up restaurant offering authentic Liberian meals and beverages, with African, Caribbean and southern Black influences.
Rocco’s Italian Deli – A local restaurant offering grab-and-go meals, as well as Italian groceries, wine and beer.
The French Cow – Located at Eastern Market, this food pop-up offers sweet and savory crepes.
Sister Pie – Based in Detroit’s West Village neighborhood, this bakery serves up pies and cookies, as well as breakfast and lunch. Pre-order your holiday pies or sign up a loved one for a virtual baking demo.
Shell Shocked Tacos – This pop-up offers Detroit-style, Latin-inspired street food.
Warda Patisserie – This bakery offers seasonal Algerian- and French-inspired desserts. The business accepts weekly orders. (We recommend the honey cake!)