Supporting local businesses is a great way to stimulate the Las Cruces economy and help small business owners succeed while spoiling yourself or those you love.
Austin’s Fine Jewelry has been blinging out Las Crucens for more than 34 years. Owner and gemologist Keith Austin is the “jewelry master” and will help you find the perfect statement piece for you or a special someone for any occasion. Austin’s has everything from engagement rings and watches to necklaces, brooches, and more. Plus, you can explore their ring museum!
A night at the Las Cruces Symphony Orchestra is a great experience to gift someone special. You can make it into a whole evening and have dinner at a local restaurant before the show.
Health and Wellness
Mesilla Valley Pharmacy (MVP) is Las Cruces’ newest health hub. MVP offers prescriptions, consultations, vaccines, CBD products, over-the-counter medication, snacks, beverages, and more. Have a friend or family member that is feeling under the weather? Stop by MVP and put together a get-well basket. MVP pharmacists are always available to discuss any questions or concerns you might have regarding your health, too!
Love birds and birding? Then Wild Birds Unlimited will be your heaven on earth. You can find everything you need to make your backyard a bird’s paradise. Wild Bird’s Unlimited offers a wide variety of feeders, food, baths, educational material, unique bird-themed gifts, wind chimes, and so much more. You can also shop online at order.wbu.com.
For the artist in you or your life, you can find great items to spark creativity at Mas Art. This locally women-owned art store has everything from art supplies and framing services to art classes. They also have a lovely art gallery you can peruse.
Hubbard’s Music-n-More has all a music junkie could ask for. From instruments, guitar, bass, or drum lessons to repairs and parts, they have it all.
Gardeners can find almost anything that their heart desires at Guzman’s Greenhouse and Color Your World. Create or add to your garden with new plants, trees, and more! They offer garden art, high-quality soils and fertilizers, tools, expert advice, and much more.
Supporting shops that support local artists is like a two-for-one deal. And who doesn’t like a deal?
Just off the Mesilla Plaza, visit Mesilla Valley Fine Arts Gallery. It’s a cooperative gallery showcasing the work of many local artists, including paintings, sculptures, photography, jewelry, and much more.
Café de Mesilla is full of handmade art, jewelry, and more made by local and indigenous artists that you can peruse while waiting for your cup of joe. The Bean de Mesilla and The Bean at Josefina’s both showcase local artists’ unique work bringing to life an atmosphere of creativity.
You can never go wrong with locally made spirits. Dry Point Distillery serves the Mesilla Valley New Mexico-made gin, vodka, whiskey, and bourbon and is dedicated to staying local. If an ingredient can’t be sourced in New Mexico, owner Chris Shaeffer always supports small farmers. Their motto “farm to liver” really rings true. A night of tasting handcrafted cocktails or a bottle for the house are great gift options.
Get a growler at Icebox Brewing or Blue Moon, pop a bow on it, and you have the perfect party-starting gift for any occasion.
NM Vintage Market showcases local beer and wine from vineyards and breweries all over New Mexico. Stop in and try something new or grab your favorite go-to. The selections don’t stop at just libations. You’ll find salsas, cigars, spices, sauces, jerky, and much more. You can easily build a New Mexico-inspired gift basket.
The time is always right to upgrade your space and make it, even more, your own. Rolling Stone Granite Countertops offers high-quality countertops made from the best granite, quartz, marble, butcher block, and solid surface options for any room.
In need of more closet space? Classy Closets has you covered. Its expert designers are known for transforming the smallest of spaces into efficient-storage-space works of art! The storage sorcery doesn’t just stop at just closets. Classy Closets can creatively add storage to any room in your home that needs it without having to sacrifice space and aesthetics.