Last Minute Holiday Shopping Guide

The holidays are quickly approaching and for all those procrastinators out there who have put off their holiday shopping until the very last minute we put together a list of our favorite local shops that offer plenty of gift ideas.

Here’s our guide to ensuring you gift items that are unique as the people receiving them, all while keeping it local!

One stop shops:

Albuquerque Museum Store

Find colorful and fun eclectic pieces that inspire a childlike wonder or an absorbing book about a favorite artist. Add a touch of glamour with a shimmer of silver from local jewelers plus NM produced food goods and local cravings for your out-of-town loved ones.

Address: 2000 Mountain Rd NW
Hours: Tuesday – Sunday 9am – 5pm

Blue Moon Marketplace

A small, woman-owned boutique in Historic Old Town. The shop specializes in local artists, fairtrade & select vintage. Offering quality products to enrich and adorn body & home, including jewelry, apparel and accessories.

Address: 400 San Felipe St NW #E
Hours: Thursday – Sunday 12pm – 5pm

& Stuff

A collective of local makers and vendors bringing you fine goods from NM and beyond. Find accessories, apparel, art prints, coffee & cocktail accessories, plants, jewelry, self care and more.

Address: 3123 Central Ave NE, Suite A
Hours: Tuesday – Friday 11am – 6pm, Saturday – Sunday 11am – 4pm

Duran’s Pharmacy

Browse a huge selection of unique gift ideas for just about anyone at the gift store at Duran’s Pharmacy. Find gag gifts, soft throw blankets & pillows, apparel, silly card games, kitchen gadgets and more.

Address: 1815 Central Ave NW
Hours: Monday & Tuesday 9am – 6:30pm, Wednesday – Sunday 9am – 8pm
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Spur Line Supply Co.

Carries unique fashion, homegoods, beauty products and children’s items, most of which originate from the Southwest. The shop is a highly curated space centered around a minimal, high desert aesthetic. Find unique potted houseplants, jewelry, art prints, eclectic books, apparel, children’s toys and more.

Address: 800 20th Street NW
Hours: Tuesday – Sunday 9am – 5pm

For the plant lover:

No Longer Wander

No Longer Wander is a stylish indoor nursery and gardening store featuring an impressive range of houseplants from succulents to trailing vines in a wide range of sizes and prices. You’ll also find a few modern homegoods and botanical beauty products among the greenery.

Address: 10301 Comanche Rd NE
Hours: Tuesday – Saturday 10am – 5pm, Sunday 12pm – 4pm, Monday closed
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Southwest Cactus

Southwest cactus offers small, potted cacti, succulents and palms perfect for windowsills & patio areas. Plus browse a small selection of southwestern homegoods and folk art perfect for gifting.

Two Locations: 2500 Central Ave SW, 1321 Eubank Blvd NE
Hours: Tuesday – Saturday 12pm – 6pm, Sunday 12pm – 5pm, Monday closed
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Osuna Nursery

Since 1980, Osuna has offered a wide selection of quality products and accurate advice leading to success in growing. Find a huge selection of houseplants in the greenhouse plus fun and quirky home goods, planters, and more.

Address: 501 Osuna Rd NE
Hours: Daily, 9am – 5pm

For the foodie:

New Mexico Tea Company

The emporium at New Mexico Tea Co. has tons of awesome gift ideas for beverage lovers of all types. In addition to carrying what appears to be every type of tea imaginable, the store also has a huge assortment of mugs plus tote bags, lots of fun kitchen gadgets and other unique novelty items.

Address: 1131 Mountain Rd NW
Hours: Tuesday – Sunday 10am – 6pm, closed Monday
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ABQ Olive Oil Company

Specializing in healthy, quality extra virgin olive oil and balsamic vinegars plus find other gourmet treats like cured olives, dried pasta, specialty spices and honey.

Address: 10700 Corrales Rd Suite E & 8001 Wyoming Blvd. NE Suite B-1
Hours: Monday – Saturday 10am – 6pm

New Nuevo

Curating at-home experiences and custom gift sets. Curated boxes feature craft food and handpicked artisanal products from local brands.


Skincare & Wellness:

La Bohemia Natural

A woman owned, launched and locally operated small business which specializes in natural and organic skin and beauty care products. Find traditional lotions, toners, oils, soaps and herbal mixtures.

Address: 1017A 4th St SW

Yes Organic Boutique and Spa

Apothecary-style boutique & spa offering all-organic facials, make-your-own lotions & potions, & perfume parties. Find bath salts, oils, scrubs, masques, lip balms and more.

Address: 3420 Lomas Blvd NE
Hours: Monday – Saturday 10:30am – 5:30pm

Los Poblanos Farm Shop

Located on the historic Los Poblanos Historic Inn & Organic Farm, the shop features artisan lavender products grown and produced from the organic lavender farm, along with the Farm Foods collection made fresh from the kitchen. Find a wide range of skincare goods plus an assortment of kitchen gadgets, and gourmet foods.

Address: 4803 Rio Grande Blvd NW
Hours: Daily, 9am – 6pm

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