Local gifts to give this holiday season

Just in time for holiday gift giving, many small, local companies are launching new products. So if you like to give the latest and greatest, you’re in luck. Mpls.St.Paul Magazine style editor Allison Kaplan came by the studio to show off some goods.

American Refugee Committee’s Annual Makers Collection
Custom-made goods from local makers including Willful and Fringe & Fettle. Each purchase benefits a local company and helps refugees worldwide.
Launching Friday

Solid Kids by Solid Manufacturing Co.
The local leather and wood manufacturer is about to launch its first kids collection including swords, sling shots, shields and blocks.
Launching Dec. 7

Cozy Campers by Senn & Sons
From local designer Kimberly Senn, a new campfire inspired collection of blankets, pillows and nursery items.
Popping up Saturday-Sunday at Ridgedale Center

Vestiges Calendar 2017 Towel
Annual collectible by the local textile company, which works with student artists from the Minneapolis College of Art and Design.
$15, www.shop.vestigesinc.com

Nelli Designs new MN Mutt Series
A local candle and gift company for animal lovers. Just launched “Home is Where Your Dog Is” candles and ornaments
Candle, $28; matchsticks, $11

Northwestern Knitting Co.
North Loop retailer Wilson & Willy’s has revived this old Minnesota brand and is applying their Dual Cloth merino wool/cotton design to a new line of luxury basics for men.
Wilson & Willy’s, 211 Washington Ave. N. Mpls., 612.315.2280