Today the Internet is buzzing with previews and purchases in honor of Cyber Monday. To boost the shop local philosophy, we thought we’d reinterpret that idea with an Emory twist. Let’s all support our Emory family. This holiday season, “shop Emory” and support your fellow alumni businesses!
Ready for some unique holiday shopping ideas? Let’s revisit some of our Emory friends featured this past year in EmoryWire.
All about the jewels! Beautiful jewelry is always a great gift for the loved one in your life. Revisit with Alexandra Samit 09B, founder of Alexandra Beth Designs to find out why so many celebrities are in love with her finely detailed work.
Pamper yourself and treat your body well! Sally B’s Skin Yummies wants to take care of you this holiday season. Founder Sally Larsen 75B knows that taking care of your skin with all-natural and organic products is a great way to make great beauty choices and feel healthy day-in and day-out.
Chairs, chairs, and more chairs! Sean Belnick 09B of Bizchair.com stocks every kind of chair you could possibly imagine – funky, classic, retro, modern, conservative, and downright imaginative. Check it out!
Stylish watches for everyone and every budget! The guys at Rumba Time know how that the watch you wear makes a statement. Drew Deters 02C, Jay Hartington 01B, and Joe Anto 00B have developed a winning formula for personal style.
Don’t forget fun for your furry friends!
Varsity Pets caters to our beloved pooches, with human-free play ideas. For “indestructible” canine fun and healthy Drool Fuel, check out the array of great products designed for all breeds of dogs by founders Dan Schulof 04C 07L, Michael D’Amico 04C, and Nathan Mostow 04C.
Capture your family’s legacy for generations to come! As you no doubt learned over the Thanksgiving holiday, every family member has a story to tell. Why not capture them for future generations? Alok Deshpande 99C founded Umenta to preserve the stories, photographs, and moments from families in custom-made hardcover books.
And don’t forget that every party needs ice cream! Ari Fleischer 06B and Aly Moler 09B of Frozen Pints know what it takes to rock a holiday party. Craft beer ice cream! Available at locations throughout the Southeast.
Fitness fun for the whole family! Don’t forget to exercise during the holidays, and while you’re at it, play! Playout: The Game founder Eddie Kovel 13B gives staying in shape a family-fun twist with an engaging card game for all ages and fitness levels.
When you are holiday shopping online in the next few weeks, keep these fantastic alumni businesses in mind to “shop Emory.”
Stay tuned to The Post for more great gift ideas. . .