Say these words out loud: lavender, sweet wild grape, ginger, rosemary, hibiscus and rose hips. Now close your eyes. Do you feel relaxed?!
Our “R&R” 5 under $50 shopping list of New York makers’ products will bring that sweet-smelling paradise to life. Enjoy!
Hand poured in Rochester by Trim Candles using a repurposed and hand-cut New York wine bottle and 100% American-grown (sweet wild grape and blackberry smelling) soy wax. Like experiencing a Finger Lakes vineyard without leaving your home! Perfect for: Bath tub ambiance, while reading a book and/or a romantic evening!
$35 (includes shipping). Click here to purchase.
BOTANICAL BAR BITTERS TRIO
Handcrafted in Hudson by The Hudson Standard (our June Maker of the Month), this set contains three 1 oz. size bottles of Ginger, Spruce Shoot and Catskill Masala bitters that add depth and flavor to drinks and cooking. Pour yourself a soda or cocktail -- spike with any of the Botanical Bar Bitters -- and relax in your outdoor space. Perfect for: A night of doing nothing except watching the sunset.
$31.95 (includes shipping). Click here to purchase.
MAPLE SYRUP PETITE TRIO (50 ML)
Made in Dover Plains by Crown Maple, this organic maple syrup sampler contains three varieties: Rich, Robust and Strong flavors, made to New York’s most exacting maple grading standards. Perfect for: Saturday morning pancakes with a pot of Irving Farm coffee.
$15.95 (includes shipping). Click here to purchase.
LAVENDER SOAP SAMPLER
Made in Bloomfield by Chicory Farm Soap, these lavender-infused goat milk soaps are made with natural ingredients and essential oils. The sampler includes three bars: Lavender, Lemon & Clary Sage, Classic Lavender and Lavender Rosemary. Perfect for: The most aromatic shower you will ever experience!
$30 (includes shipping). Click here to purchase.
FRUIT TEA SAMPLER BOX & INFUSER
Made in Manhasset by SerendipiTea, this small batch tea and tisane sampler offers six sweet tea flavors, perfect served hot or iced. Flavors included in the sampler: Magnificent Mango, Lili'uokalani, Passion & Envy, Little Green Apples, Ruby Sipper and Strictly Strawberry. Perfect for: Decompressing after a long day.
$47.50 (includes shipping). Click here to purchase.