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Holiday Gift-Giving Guide: What to Buy & Where to Find It in Columbus, OH


UNCOMMON Columbus has your back this holiday season with gift ideas for all your friends and loved ones. Columbus, Ohio, is full of awesome shops that make it easy to support local businesses and find unique presents for everyone on your list.

Where’s the Best Book Store near Ohio State?

For the ultimate book worm, nothing says “I love you” like a stack of fresh pages to read. The Book Loft is a vibrant local bookstore in Columbus with every kind of book from every genre. And since they deck out the cozy shop for the holidays, the shopping experience is half the fun.

Where Can You Find Local Foodie Gifts?

If you have a foodie on your gift list, the North Market is your haven. This indoor farmers market in the Flytown neighborhood has everything from vibrant spice shops to delicious balsamic vinegar and olive oil selections. Everything is sourced from farmers and local businesses around Columbus, so you can feel good about shopping local this year.

Where’s the Number One Antique Mall in Columbus?

Looking for unique, one-of-a-kind gifts? Lucky for you the Heritage Square Antique Mall is arguably one of the best antique malls in the country. With over 50,000-square feet of space, you could get lost in vintage paradise all day. Here you’ll find sports collectibles, farmhouse-inspired decor, unique artwork, and so much more.

Give the Gift of Awesome

Now you’re ready to get out there and find your friends and loved ones some awesome gifts this holiday season. Take a peek at our Neighborhood page for more great Columbus shopping options near The Ohio State University.


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