From the Gold Crest Distributing Family of Essential Brands, Gift Essentials is our line of Seasonal Gifts and Holiday Decor! Designed to delight right here in Mid-Missouri. Our Glass Christmas Trees are delightful gifts for seniors and teachers. Don’t miss the Cobane Glass ornaments which are all imagined and approved by renowned nature artist Margaret Cobane. Beautifully hand painted by skilled artisans, these ornaments are lovely collectibles that can fill your Christmas tree with all the birds in your back yard! We also manufacture Holiday Lanterns, Entertaining items and so much more! Support your local Mid-MO companies and choose Gift Essentials items this holiday season!
Based in Kansas, Sunflower Food & Spice Company creates delightful chocolates, candies and gourmet mixes. We carry Sunny Seeds, chocolate covered sunflower seeds with a colorful candy coating in adorable, giftable packaging. Perfect stocking stuffers!
Founded in 1985 in Quincy, Illinois Melrose International is a leading manufacturer of silk florals, giftware and home décor. We are proud to carry their high quality Lighted Swirling Water Globes that bring festive whimsy to any holiday décor.
Roeda creates vibrant Frames, Memo Boards and Metal Art Magnets all designed to work together so you can personalize each piece with your own creativity. Unleash your inner artist and brighten your life!
Mary Lake-Thompson, Ltd. is a large small company, employing up to 50 people. All off Mary Lake-Thompson Ltd.’s products are designed, printed, packaged and shipped in the USA. Mary designs the art and drives the vision of the company which creates an array of gift items including Christmas tea blends and signature flour sack towels.
Jabebo Earrings are crafted in Pennsylvania from cereal boxes- yes cereal boxes! Designs are fun, sophisticated and created with inspiration from nature! Pairs use surgical steel earring hangers and are finished with a clear coat of shellac and epoxy for longevity. We love that these earrings are not only gorgeous they repurpose common materials to create petite, wearable works of art.
Headquartered in Waukesha, WI, The LANG Companies, Inc. is an industry leader with over 40 years of experience producing art and design-driven gifts. We are in love with their 12 Days of Christmas Countdown Puzzle! Create one miniature puzzle each day for the 12 days before December 25th. Each mini puzzle assembles with the others to create a larger, finished piece! We stock a variety of LANG Puzzles and all make fabulous Christmas gifts!
Christian Ulbricht has been creating fine German wooden crafts since 1928. Each piece is unique and unmistakable. In a world where change is so fast and values often forgotten, their craftsmen create works of lasting value. Stop in and check out the Ulbricht Smokers, beautifully handmade incense holders that will warm your home and become family heirlooms to be loved for generations.
Known as the Happiest Elves in the World, we are proud to offer a selection of these beautifully crafted characters from the Whitehurst Company. “While elves are known to be magical, the Elves Themselves believe that nothing can replace the labor of love that comes from truly hand crafted workmanship. Elves are believed to be magical, however, they prefer to do their work with their hands.”
Many have an emotional attachment to the Byers’ Choice Carolers®, and tell us that when they take their Carolers® out during the holidays, it’s like having an old friend come to visit. The Byers’ Choice Caroler® figurines are widely collected throughout the United States and beyond. They are treasured not only as collectibles but for the way they represent a simpler time and way of life. Since 1986, Byers’ Choice Caroler Figurines have had a green felt ring and dated gold seal on the bottom of each base. Each figurine is also signed by a Byers’ Choice artisan. Every Caroler is created in our Pennsylvania workshop by the loving hands of a team of skilled artisans. Songbird Station carries a selection of these limited edition figures including the Christmas Cardinal Collection.