Are you looking for a fun original gift? Maybe you want a gift for someone not from the Gallatin Valley. We found some local gift ideas that are sure to scream Bozeman and relieve you of some stress this Christmas.

Derek DeYoung Art

Derek DeYoung

Derek DeYoung is a local artist who draws inspiration from the color fish in our rivers and lakes. DeYoung sells traditional art you would hang on the wall but also so much more. He has iPhone covers (pictured), coasters, mugs, and more. You can browse the entire online store here.

Simply Montana

Simply Montana currently has two locations in Bozeman. One in the Gallatin Valley Mall and the other at 204 North 7th. They have great locally made products ranging from beanies and scarves to popcorn and jam. I was just at the mall location yesterday and snagged a really great beanie and my friend got some Buffalo Jerky to send to a friend overseas.

Antler Creek

Antler Creek has an assortment of products constructed of you guessed it -- antlers. They have lamps, candle holders, spatulas, dog toys, wine bottle holders and much more! They even make tables out of antlers!


2threads is a unique and hand made children's apparel line based here in Bozeman! You'll love their cute animal designs and fun colors.

Alpacas of Montana

Alpacas of Montana features products hand knit from Alpaca fiber. The Alpacas are naturally hyper allergenic and are extremely soft! They carry all sorts of products including socks, blankets, hats, baby clothes, yarn, mittens, slippers and much more. The local store is located at 8255 Cottonwood Road, Bozeman, MT.

Beetlekill Boards

Beetlekill Boards uses wood from trees that have been killed by the retched mountain pine beetle. Luckily the wood of the trees remains unharmed. The wood actually carries a stained blue tint to it making it look unique. Beetlekill offers custom made furniture and cabinets. They even offer to build sheds, barns and bunkhouses from your own trees!