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Looking for a personal, handcrafted gift for your partner, family, friends, or business associates this holiday season? Look no further than the Alumni Gift Guide! We are proud to feature Saint Rose alumni who offer everything from organic toiletries, handmade jewelry, and award-winning cheese to pet portraits, yoga lessons, and gourmet tea leaves.

Gift those you care about most with something special, support the Saint Rose alumni community, and don’t forget to choose a little something for yourself!

Compas Life

Calling all wilderness warriors, nature lovers, and design aficionados: Compas Life is calling. From graphic tees and sweatshirts, to candles and mugs, to hand-painted canoe paddles, you’ll find beautiful gifts for the outdoorsy types in your life.

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Bare Blends LLC

Bare Blends whips up luscious handmade, all-natural smoothies and bowls. Full of fresh fruits and veggies, plant milks, gluten-free grains, nut butters, and sweet and crunchy toppings, these offerings will satisfy the pickiest eater, fuel your day, a

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Delaware Supply

Delaware Supply is a great place to grab a drink before or after seeing a film. During the day, it can be a cozy atmosphere to get a snack and do some work. At night, bring some friends and hang out. Get your favorite drink sealed up to take home!

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Short and Stout Boutique

Tea is a perfect stocking stuffer that not only makes people happy but also keeps them healthy! Short and Stout Tea Company is all about great-tasting tea with a fun and educational experience.

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Four Fat Fowl

Their award-winning St. Stephen is a luscious triple cream soft-ripened cheese, handcrafted in Stephentown, New York using all natural, locally-sourced cow’s milk and cream.

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Urban Industrial Design

Spoil yourself with jaw-droppingly beautiful, custom-designed furniture in many different styles – from traditional to rustic to industrial. Urban Industrial handcrafts projects for residential and commercial clients all over the Northeast.

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Fused-glass Artwork, Jewelry, and Housewares

What about gifting a gorgeous, one-of-a-kind piece of jewelry or home décor featuring Emily Ohland’s fused-glass artwork? Choose from colorful, light-catching necklaces, earrings, suncatchers, garden sculptures, bud vases, or bowls.

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Yoga and Pilates Classes

This holiday season, give someone the gift of health and happiness. Yoga and pilates classes bestow a raft of physiological and emotional benefits – from de-stressing for the holidays, to weight management, relieving pain, and building muscle tone.

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Death Wish Coffee Company

Have the caffeine fiends in your life been nice this year? Reward them this holiday season with Death Wish Coffee. It’s potent, it’s delicious, and it’s the strongest coffee in the galaxy.

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Saratoga Botanicals Organic Spa and Store

Whether you want to find a special holiday gift or treat yourself, Saratoga Botanicals’ skincare, cosmetics, and bath-and-body goodies are perfect. They feature mouthwatering scents and skin-pampering benefits and are made for giving.

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BMT Hospitality

Know someone who loves fine dining (who doesn’t)? Here’s an excellent stocking stuffer for just about anyone: gift cards to some of the greatest Capital Region restaurants – many only a block away from Saint Rose.

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Supervek Super Wallets

They’re indispensable, durable, gorgeous, and completely cruelty free. This year, gift your friends with Supervek wallets. Made of Tyvek® and available in a variety of styles and a wide range of fun, eye-catching designs.

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Fort Orange General Store

Eclectic, homegrown, and gorgeous – that’s the selection of gifts you’ll find at Fort Orange General Store, which features household goods, small-batch apothecary items, stationery, and jewelry.

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Roosevelt Grooming Company

It’s your face, so why subject it to brutal, mass-produced drugstore toiletries? Anyone who shaves will appreciate a gift of these handmade, artisanal personal-care products – from oils and creams to deodorant and hair pomade.

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10 Little Rules

We all have to be reminded, from time to time, that bliss is a state of mind, and happiness is a choice. Give a "10 Little Rules" book to someone you love (or yourself!): Learn to listen to the whispers, chart a new path, and live the life of bliss.

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Cady School of Music

Looking for a personal gift for a beloved grandchild, niece, or nephew (or yourself)? Music lessons can open up a whole new world of learning and enjoyment for a special someone.

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Valley Botanicals

Know someone who deserves a skincare treat this season? Valley Botanicals Hydrate + Repair Face Cream is ideal and soothing for dry, damaged, or aging skin.

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Fort Orange Brewing

Brisk and hoppy, smooth and chocolatey, and everything in between – Fort Orange Brewing is home to some of the tastiest microbrews in New York State. Spend a relaxed afternoon or evening in good company at the taproom, or pick up a homebrewed gift!

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Are you a Saint Rose alum with a business and would like to be considered for next year’s Gift Guide? Please email with details about your business. Thanks, and happy holidays to all!