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Gifts That Are Made in America

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Gifts That Are Made in America

Don't let the Fourth of July corner the market on holiday patriotism. Keep the USA pride flowing all year long by thinking beyond all the imports and putting American-made products first. We've found gifts proudly made in the USA to satisfy all interests — and budgets.


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Pendleton Yakima Camp Thick Warm Wool Indoor Outdoor Striped Throw Blanket, Mineral Umber
Amazon
Jelly Belly 40-Flavor Gift Box
Jelly Belly
Cobalt Creek Rugs Shoot Me Straight Rug, Gray
Cobalt Creek Rugs

'Shoot Me Straight' Cobalt Creek Rug

$125 and up from Cobalt Creek Rugs
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Cobalt Creek makes rugs using premium nylon to create designs that look modern while harkening back to frontier history with Native American-inspired patterns and forest scenery. This particular style comes in six sizes.

Claudia Pearson City Tote Bags
West Elm
Faribault Woolen Mill Vintage Vertical Stripe Wool Throw
Faribault Woolen Mill

Vintage Vertical Stripe Wool Throw

$150 from Faribault Woolen Mill
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Scratchy wool blankets are particularly miserable on summer nights. Faribault, which has been making wool products in Faribault, Minnesota, since 1865, uses a soft, 100% Merino wool fabric that makes a pleasant shield against the elements on a biting winter night. If cared for correctly, it should stay that way throughout this throw's lifetime.


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Stormy Kromer Original Kromer Cap
Amazon
Go Forth Goods Jane Leather Cross Body Bag
Go Forth Goods

Go Forth Goods Jane Leather Cross Body Bag

$300 from Go Forth Goods
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While the claim "they'll outlast you" is a bit ominous, you'll be glad the goods produced in this tiny shop in Marietta, Georgia, are guaranteed for at least your life. Should this baby duffel fail you, lose a strap, or otherwise come undone, Go Forth will set you up with a new one. Each bag is made to order and takes three to five days to produce.


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Creekside Farms Kitchen Herb Wreath
Creekside Farms
KettlePizza Deluxe Pizza Oven Kit for 22-Inch Charcoal Kettle Grills
Amazon
K'NEX Imagine Power and Play Motorized Building Set 529 Piece
Amazon

K'nex Imagine Power & Play Motorized Building Set

$60 from Amazon
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Made at a zero-waste factory in Pennsylvania, this K'nex set comes with 529 pieces and a motor to bring kids' 3D creations to life. Get creative or follow step-by-step instructions to build a variety of different models, from racecars to aircraft.

My Life Story - So Far
Uncommon Goods
Leatherman Wingman
Leatherman
Woodchuck Wooden Flask in Cedar, 3 oz.
Woodchuck USA
15" Pink Rose Bouquet Teddy Bear
Vermont Teddy Bear

Vermont Teddy Bear World's Softest Bear

$55 and up from Vermont Teddy Bear
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Skip that mass-produced teddy bear in favor of this heirloom-quality, New England-made toy. With a lifetime guarantee, it can be sent to the company's "Bear Hospital" in Vermont for repair or replacement. Personalize it by filling in a ''This Bear belongs to'' tag on the back.

The Original Slinky
Target

The Original Slinky

$4 from Target
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Naval engineer Richard James inadvertently invented the stair-descending spring during a failed attempt at making stabilizers for ships' instruments during World War II. After he sold a bunch to a department store in Philadelphia in 1945, demand became so great that James started mass-producing them there. Production eventually moved to Hollidaysburg, Pennsylvania, where more than 300 million have been made to date.


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Constitution and Declaration Glasses
Uncommon Goods
Artisan Series 5 Quart Tilt-Head Stand Mixer Pistachio
KitchenAid

KitchenAid Artisan Stand Mixer

$450 from KitchenAid
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The gold standard for any baker and a popular gift for newlyweds, the 325-watt Artisan stand mixer is assembled in Ohio. It features 10 speeds, a tilt-head design, and a 5-quart stainless-steel bowl. Although KitchenAid stand mixers are worth a splurge, they're also discounted every year around Black Friday. This one comes in dozens of colors and is compatible with attachments ranging from pasta makers to food processors.


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Fabric of our Family Blanket - Building Blocks
Uncommon Goods
Kiel James Patrick The Grand Old Flag Sweater, Men's
Kiel James Patrick
Ezra Arthur No. 6 Wallet, Malbec
Ezra Arthur

Ezra Arthur No. 6 Wallet

$125 from Ezra Arthur
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Made of leather tanned in Chicago, the No. 6 wallet is sleek enough to slip into the pockets of trendy slim-cut pants but still has a spot for everything. It's available in several colors and comes with a lifetime warranty on the stitching. Add a monogram for a gift-worthy flourish.

Mouth Bloody Mary Cocktail Kit
Mouth

Mouth Bloody Mary Cocktail Kit

$93 from Mouth
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This gift box will be perfect for the cocktail-lover on your list. It includes all the necessary fixins’ sourced exclusively from American producers — except the vodka, which is not part of the package.


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Lake Topography Art
Uncommon Goods

Lake Topography Art

$119 and up at Uncommon Goods
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Laser-cut, assembled, and framed in Michigan, these made-to-order wood topographical maps are perfect for the person who just can't wait to get back out on the water. More than 4,000 lakes and coastal regions are available, and some maps show up to eight layers of 3D depth and detail.


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Literary Scarf
Uncommon Goods
Louisville Slugger Series 3X Ash Bat
Louisville Slugger

Louisville Slugger Series 3 Ash Bat

$35 from Louisville Slugger
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Keep this in mind if you’re shopping for an aspiring A-Rod. The lumber that sends Costa Rica-made Rawlings baseballs into the bleachers continues to be produced in Kentucky. Louisville Slugger supplies 60% of the bats used in Major League Baseball. It also hands out the Silver Slugger award to the best offensive players in the American and National leagues and has its own museum in Louisville.

Frye Harness 8R Women's Boots
Frye

Frye Harness 8R Women's Boots

$398 from the Frye
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Frye, well known for its long-lasting boots, has a large collection of made-in-America men's and women's styles. This cavalry-inspired pair is crafted from oiled leather and should be in your closet for years to come.

Uncle Goose Classic ABC Blocks
Amazon
Step2 Lifestyle Custom Play Kitchen with 20 Piece Accessory Play Set in Multicolor
Walmart

Step2 Lifestyle Play Kitchen

$118 from Walmart
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A guaranteed hit with toddlers and preschoolers, this play kitchen features frying and boiling sounds; a pull-out drawer and recycle bin; and several plates, cups, and utensils. Step2, which also makes outdoor toys such as wagons and water tables, manufactures everything in Northeast Ohio.

Alex and Ani Path of Life Necklace
Alex and Ani
Green Toys Dump Truck in Yellow and Red
Amazon
Wilson NFL Limited Football
Wilson
KeySmart Compact Minimalist Pocket-Sized Key Holder and Key Organizer
Amazon
Soda Bottle Bird Feeder
Amazon
Vitamix E310 Explorian Blender
Amazon
Stetson Men's Bozeman Outdoor Hat
Stetson

Stetson Bozeman Wool Felt Cowboy Hat

$105 from Stetson
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One of the most iconic and enduring symbols of the American West, Stetson hats were first manufactured by John B. Stetson in Philadelphia beginning in 1865. While the company's 9-acre Philadelphia factory closed in 1970, the beloved Western-style cowboy hats are now produced in Garland, Texas, by the company Hatco under license from Stetson for customers in North America. This style, water-repellent and totally crushable, is ideal for taking on outdoor adventures.

Fisher Space Pen AG7 Original Astronaut Space Pen
Amazon

Fisher Space Pen Original Astronaut Space Pen

$67 from Amazon
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Here's a stocking stuffer that's got a little more oomph than socks. The chrome-plated, pressurized Original Astronaut Space Pen was used on the Apollo 7 mission, and has been used on manned space flights ever since. Made in Nevada, like all Fisher pens, it also comes with a line of complimentary engraving.

All-Clad 5-Piece Stainless Steel Cookware Set
Amazon

All-Clad 5-Piece Stainless Steel Cookware Set

$500 from Amazon
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Most cooks will tell you that All-Clad cookware lasts a lifetime if cared for properly. Made with American steel in Pennsylvania, this stick-resistant stainless-steel five-piece set features tri-ply construction and contoured handles. The pieces can be nested for convenient storage in small spaces. The set is dishwasher- and oven-safe and can be used on induction cooktops.


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Lincoln Logs 100th Anniversary Tin
Amazon
Zippo American Flag Lighter
Amazon
L.L.Bean Boat and Tote, Open-Top
L.L.Bean

L.L.Bean Boat & Tote Bags

$30 from L.L.Bean
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This retailer's line of simple yet effective Boat & Tote bags has been made in Maine from rugged 24-ounce canvas since first introduced in 1944. The Freeport-based company makes some of its other products abroad, but its online store has a convenient "Made in the USA" category that includes footwear and outdoor gear in addition to the bags.

Anchor Hocking Drinking Glasses, Finlandia
Wayfair

Anchor Hocking 16-Piece Glassware

$38 from Amazon
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Anchor Hocking has been producing its glassware in the USA since the company's founding in 1905. It employs more than 1,500 associates across the nation, most of them concentrated around its manufacturing plants in Ohio and Pennsylvania. Anchor Hocking has plenty of products between $10 to $40 marked with a "Made in the USA" label, except for a select few collections that are sourced internationally. This set includes 12- and 16-ounce drinking glass tumblers.


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J.W. Hulme Co. Weekend Duffle
J.W. Hulme Co.

J.W. Hulme Co. Weekend Bag

$995 from J.W. Hulme Co.
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John Willis Hulme started his baggage company in St. Paul, Minnesota, back in 1905, designing reinforced duffel bags for early hunters and fishers. Its more modern products are similarly durable, but its leathers now fit smartphones and tablets, as well as bottles. Not only is every product guaranteed for life, but even small leather goods are eligible for $10 monogramming.


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Oyster w/ Glacier Bay & Navy Stripe Rope Basket
The Rope Co.

The Rope Co. Tall Rope Basket

$145 and up from The Rope Co.
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Handwoven in Maine, this eye-catching storage basket has a hundred possible around-the-house uses. It resists mold and mildew, comes with a wood-bottom insert for carrying heavy loads, and is backed by a lifetime warranty.

Case Large Amber Bone CV Stockman Pocket Knife
Amazon

Case Knife

$66 from Amazon
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Founded in 1889, W.R. Case & Sons Cutlery Co. employs more than 350 people in Bradford, Pennsylvania, where it produces legendary handcrafted pocket knives, as well as cooking, hunting, and specialty knives. For many folks, these knives have become family heirlooms, passed down for generations. This knife features clip point, sheepfoot, and spey blades made of chrome-vanadium steel.


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Red Wing Heritage Line Classic Moc Boots, Oro Legacy
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Red Wing Heritage Line Classic Moc Boots

$270 and up from Amazon
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Red Wing Shoes not only still makes its heritage line by hand in Red Wing, Minnesota, but uses leather from the same tannery it bought in 1987. While it's known for oil-tanned work boots, the company's been making women's boots for more than 90 years. The Classic Moc, a men's boot, comes in eight different options.


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Merle Norman Knockout Nudes Eye Shadow
Merle Norman

Merle Norman Knockout Nudes Eye Shadow

$67 from Merle Norman
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This well-known makeup company has kept its research and manufacturing facilities in Los Angeles County since 1931. Although it expanded beyond the original Santa Monica studio, Merle Norman remains family-owned and committed to producing superior cosmetics, which are sold in individually managed "try before you buy" studios around the nation. This shadow kit includes 10 neutral shades that'll make any makeup buff happy.


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Authenticity 50 Essential Cotton Towels
Authenticity 50
Yankee Candle Poolside Oasis Scented, Classic 22oz Large Jar
Yankee Candle
American Giant Women's Premium Slub Crew Tee
American Giant

American Giant Women's Premium Slub Crew Tee

$50 from American Giant
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American Giant has made a big splash with its Los Angeles-made classics, including T-shirts, sweatshirts, and leggings. This figure-flattering basic is made of 100% Supima cotton. It is machine washable and backed by a lifetime guarantee.

Todd Shelton Pro Original Mid Jeans
Todd Shelton
Philosophy Purity Made Simple Facial Cleanser
Philosophy
Burt's Bees Gift Set, 5 Essential Products
Amazon
Bee Hive Beeswax Votive Candles
Bee Hive

Bee Hive Votive Candles

$18 from Bee Hive
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Bee Hive Candles is based in Maple Falls, Washington, and it handcrafts 100% beeswax candles available in votive, pillar, tea light, taper, and honeycomb versions. This six-pack set of votives features a light honey scent, and each candle has a burn time of 15 hours.

Pyrex Glass Measuring Cup Set, 3-Piece
Amazon

Pyrex Measuring Cup Set

$22 from Amazon
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Pyrex was founded in 1915 and sold to Corning Inc. in 1998, but the new ownership avoided transferring American manufacturing operations overseas. Although Pyrex's metal bakeware is now manufactured abroad, its glassware is still made at the factory in Charleroi, Pennsylvania. This stackable set is preheated oven-, microwave-, fridge-, freezer- and dishwasher-safe.

Allen Edmonds Park Avenue Oxford Sneaker
Allen Edmonds
Wiggy's Sleeping Bag
Wiggy's

Wiggy's Sleeping Bag

$160 from Wiggy's
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Based in Colorado with another retail store in Anchorage, Wiggy's makes sleeping bags to withstand frigid conditions with contoured hoods and its own method of insulation called Lamilite. No matter the details, every one of its durable sleeping bags is made at a Grand Junction-located factory.

Mini Mag-Lite Pro
Amazon
Polarmax Men's Double Layer Crewneck
Polarmax

Polarmax Men's Double Layer Crewneck

$30 from Polarmax
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Polarmax specializes in providing comfortable base-layer clothing for any condition, and devotes considerable resources to developing breathable, moisture-proof performance fabrics. Its vertical business structure means all manufacturing and shipping activities take place within a 30-mile radius of its headquarters in West End and Candor, North Carolina, partnering with numerous outdoor retailers to sell its products across the nation. This mid-weight, double black base-layered tee comes in five sizes.


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360 Cookware 6-Piece Cookware Set
360 Cookware
Wikki Stix Triple Play Pack
Amazon

Wikki Stix Triple Play Pack

$18 from Amazon
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Wikki Stix are a molding toy made from knitting yarn and non-toxic wax that can be shaped into just about anything. Bendable and stickable without any special tools, they're made in Phoenix from U.S.-sourced materials. This set includes 96 primary and neon pieces for mess-free fun.


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