I asked my sponsors to help me out with a little Scathingly Brilliant Gift Guide to get you started on your weekend Christmas shopping! :) I love what everyone came up with -- I already spotted a few things that are going on *my* wishlist too! :D Oh, and make sure to look carefully, there are quite a few exceptional coupon codes sprinkled throughout this post!! Just in time for Cyber Monday!! :)
Shop: Adventurer Vintage
Coupon code: Use code BRILLIANT for 20% off! Also, on Cyber Monday you can take 33% off with code CYBERM!
"Hi! My name is Alison-Claire and I run a vintage one-off shop on Etsy, Adventurer Vintage. I have been thrifting my whole life and last winter I decided to turn my passion for hunting down fun one-of-a-kind pieces into a business. I feel I have an excellent eye for on-trend unique vintage clothing, shoes, accessories, and housewares. I also blog over at alisonclaires.com -- come say hi! :)"
Shop: Gypsybeee Vintage
Coupon code: 15% off with code BRILLIANT
"GypsyBeee Vintage is a shop dedicated to all things mid century and kitsch! In my shop you can find fun housewares in bright colors and funky floral prints. I hand pick each item, making sure they are in amazing vintage condition before offering them up to my customers at a great price!"
Coupon code: 15% off through 11/26 with code SBRILLIANT15
"Jessamity sells an eclectic mix of vintage clothing, shoes, and accessories. You will also find my handmade bags, jewelry, and clothing. With the exception of the vintage items, everything is made by me from upcycled materials."
Shop: Flapper Girl
Coupon code: Use code BLACKFRIDAY for 25% off through 11/26
"I love all the leading actresses of the 1920s and 30s and
have always thought Marlene Dietrich looked sexy and cool in her
signature neck ties. Inspired by Dietrich's sassy and bold fashion
sense, I began making unique, feminine continental-style neck ties for
myself, and soon found friends and strangers alike asking about them.
I decided to share my inner Marlene Dietrich with the rest of the
world by making Lady Ties for everyone to wear."
Coupon code: 15% off with code SCATHB
"Motherland is a costume jewelry shop based out of Hollywood, CA. Each piece is made-to-order using a mix of vintage ad contemporary components."
Shop: Hand Over Your Fairy Cakes
"I'm Sally and I've been designing and making jewellery in the living room of my flat in Glasgow, much to my flatmate's annoyance, since 2006. I like to use bright colours and multiple layers of acrylic to make bright, unique jewellery with a retro feel."
Coupon code: Use code SCATHINGLY to take 15% off at Summerland until December 1st.
"Founded in 2010, Summerland began as a small selection of independent designers and has grown into a carefully curated emporium of all things pretty. From vintage frocks to party banners, the shop has everything you need for special celebrations as well as the everyday. Summerland loves lace, cats and anything with a dash of humor."
Shop: Nessavendetta Knits
Coupon code: During the month of November - Buy two knits get one knit free. Also use coupon code BRILLIANTBABY at checkout for 15% off your entire purchase. And for black friday, get free shipping plus 25% off with code FRIDAYKNITS through 11/26.
"NessavendettaKnits features cute and cozy knits that are all designed and hand made by me. I make each piece with lots of love and attention to detail. I like to design things that put a big smile across your face as soon as you put them on!"
Shop: Seven Devils Vintage
Coupon code: 15% off through 11/30 with code SCATHINGLY
"At Seven Devils we strive to bring stylish and affordable vintage to the modern day lady and gent. We carry a selection of mens and womens clothing, accessories and vintage eyeglasses. New stock is added almost every week so stop by often!"
Shop: Bubby and Bean Art
Coupon code: 15% off through 12/15 with code BRILLIANT
"Bubby & Bean is a remarkable little line of illustrations and greeting cards, created by designer Melissa Baswell Williams. Our work is inspired by spontaneous adventures, positive outlooks, and the memory of a rather extraordinary old dog."
Shop: Emma Wallace's music
Discount: $2.00 off. Make a purchase and put "Scathingly Brilliant" in the notes and Emma will refund the $2.00.
"A maker of songs for those wearing rose-colored glasses, those who love life and happy endings. For persons who prefer their artists tortured, I fear I am not your cup of vodka."
Shop: B.a.i.t. Footwear
Discount: All styles are currently on sale 40% off through Monday!
"B.a.i.t. Footwear is a vintage inspired line, created for today's modern girl."
Shop: Pulp Sushi
Coupon code: 15% off with code SBSUSHI15
"Pulp Sushi is the name of my retro-infused handmade jewelry Etsy shop. It is also the name of blog - a small business & lifestyle blog where I share my passion for handmade, cute & stylish things, coffee & sweets and my life."
Shop: Bamboo Blossom
Coupon code: Use code KATE2012 for free shipping through Dec. 31
"Hi, my name is Natasha. I sew handbags from from upcycled fabrics. This includes worn clothes, vintage fabrics and sometimes even brand new fabrics from thrift stores or family donations. I also make other accessories and storage items for accessories. Happy Holidays!"
Shop: Studio 34 - Photography & Things by Tracey Tilley
Coupon code: 20% off with code scathinglybrilliant
"I'm Tracey, a photographer, design enthusiast, cat fancier, thrift store queen, and the girl behind Studio 34. I can often be found out & about Detroit, exploring and photographing the city I love so hard. I photograph whatever happens to catch my eye, but particularly love to photograph interesting characters, urban ruins, the outdoors, and anything creepy (but not too creepy)."
Coupon code: scabrill15 for a 15% off discount
"Yeye vintage clothing and handmade is curated by Izzy from laviecestyeye.com located in the heart of beautiful Montreal,Canada. We offer hand made accessories like our signature leather peter pan collars and vintage inspired clothing with a twist of whimsy. We update our etsy shop with vintage treasures every day!"
Shop: My Hideaway
Coupon code: Coupon code: BRILLIANT for 15% off
"Handmade felt animal brooches, flower brooches, vintage earrings, garlands, illustrated journals & one of a kind accessories."
Shop: Emerging Thoughts
Coupon code: Take 15% off with code Brilliant
"My shop is an online boutique comprised of emerging and independent designers."
Shop: The Paraders
Coupon code: SCATHING20 for 20% off through 12/26
"The Paraders is a Chicago-based vintage resource to shop vintage and
learn about vintage. We carry 1900s-1970s garments and accessories
and curate a blog dedicated to vintage. This year we created our very
first collection of 'Paraders Originals' - vintage style garments with
a modern fit."
Shop: Papercut Art & Jewelry by Tina Tarnoff
Coupon code: 10% off with code DISC10OFFTINATARNOFF
"Hand-Cut Sillhouete Papercuts and handmade jewelry based on my papercut designs."
Shop: Floating Thru Fields
"Hello, I'm Kim and I started Floating Thru Fields to share happy cute creations, whether it's drawing with paper or interpreting my sketches into fabric creatures. I very much enjoy the process of creating: from initial sketches to first prototypes. My favorite part is seeing the complete end result and sharing it with others."
Shop: Jen's Closet
Coupon code: Use code "BRILLIANT" for 15% off
"Happy Holidays, Scathingly Brilliant readers! My name is Jen and I'm a college student living in California. I recently opened Jen's Closet to help alleviate my overflowing closet of all the pretty dresses that I've accumulated over the past year. They are brand new, mostly from Modcloth (my main source of addiction) with brands like BB Dakota and Ark & Co. I've been holding onto these items in the hopes I would one day wear them, but it's time to pass them on to good homes! I think some of these dresses would work great for holiday parties or just as little presents to yourself :) I hope you stop by and find something that you love!"
Shop: Modern Girl Blitz
Coupon code: 10% off with the code howbrilliant
"Modern Girl Blitz is a shop for the outspoken, crafty, and quirky beings who have a soft spot for things like cats and all things bright and glittery, and feminist! From zines to brooches and tote bags, theres something for everyone. All items are based off the art of shop owner Midge Blitz."
Shop: Unicorn Mermaid Vintage
Coupon code: 20% off with code COLDOUTSIDE
"A handpicked variety of clothing, shoes and accessories for women and kids that reflect a unicorn mermaid lifestyle."
Shop: Mooey and Friends
Coupon code: 20% off with code 20OFF through 11/26.
"Mooeyandfriends is my etsy shop where I crochet cute animal themed items like sleep masks, rings, earmuffs, etc."
+ Take 20% off in my etsy shop with code "BLACKFRIDAY"
+ Modcloth is having a 50% off sale!
+ Use code "BLACKFRIDAYBONUS" for 20% off everything at ASOS
+ Everything is 25% off at Dear Golden Vintage
+ Take 20% off at Susannahbean with code "MASHEDPOTATOES"
+ Everything at Le Bomb Shop is marked down 15%
+ Romwe has discounts up to 70% off