Monthly Newsletter
November 30, 2020 | In This Issue
Buy Local This Holiday Season - The Choose Framingham Holiday Shopping Guide
As you begin your shopping this holiday season, make sure to buy local and support Framingham businesses. From clothing stores to sweets shops, and even dog toy stores, Framingham’s local businesses have everything you need to check off your holiday shopping list this year. Choose Framingham has put together a holiday shopping guide to help make it easier for you to support local businesses and entrepreneurs – you can find that guide at our websiteAnd below, we offer more detail on some of Framingham’s shopping spots:
If you’re looking for unique artwork, Avenue C Design is the place to go. The retail artisan goods shop and graphic design studio offers a variety of original artisan pieces as well as consignment pieces. The team at Avenue C Design has gathered several items that are available for porch pickup. You can view all of the products available for pickup here.

Avenue C Design is open from Thursday through Sunday from 10 am to 5 pm and has extended holiday shopping days from December 17 through December 23 and will be open from 10 am to 5 pm. It is located at 1062 Edmands Road. For more information, visit their website and Facebook and be sure to follow them on Instagram (@youravenuec) and Twitter (@youravenuec).
Looking for a sweet treat this holiday season? From bars, barks, specialties goods, gift collections, and even build-your-own products, Chocolate Therapy has just the thing for you. If you’re a fan of truffles, find your perfect one at the truffle gallery here.

Chocolate Therapy takes orders for delivery and curbside pickup. Make sure you place your order ahead of time as orders are being processed within 3 to 7 days due to the pandemic.

For more information visit their website, and be sure to follow them on Facebook and Instagram (@therapychocolate).

This holiday season, don’t forget to treat your pet. Knots of Fun offers handcrafted braided fleece toys. From soft to thick and from large to mini, there are durable rope toys for all dogs.

To learn more about Knots of Fun and to order online, visit their website, and make sure to follow them on Instagram (@happyhandshappydogs) and Facebook for more updates.

Having trouble looking for the perfect gift? No matter the occasion, Bravo Baskets has you covered. Bravo Baskets offers a customizable gifting experience designed for each specific gifting need. To place your order, all you have to do is fill out an online form (with no obligation), then Bravo Baskets will contact you to follow up on all your ideas for the gift basket to ensure the perfect basket for you.

For more information visit their website, and follow them on Facebook and Instagram (@bravobaskets).

For our full holiday shopping guide, please visit our website at and be sure to check each store’s delivery and pickup options. If you are shopping in person, we encourage you to follow the COVID-19 social distancing and mask guidelines to ensure everyone’s safety.

Looking for more ideas? For an additional gift guide for this holiday season, visit, an effort put together by City Councilor Adam Steiner in a personal capacity to help spread the word about Framingham’s great local options.