The holidays may be a little different in 2020, but what better way to let someone know you’re thinking of them this year by sending some local love…Made in Maine!  

MCE members past and present have got you covered with some wonderful gift ideas, from delicious foods and beverages to high end clothing & accessories, to fun gadgets, DIY and recreation items.  Check out the variety of options below.  



Back40Camping kits for vacations made easyhttps://back40adventures.com/Portland
ChimaniMobile app to guide your national park adventureshttps://www.chimani.com/Portland
Northern VerticalIntegrative health climbing programhttps://www.northernvertical.com/Belfast
The Maine Brew BusTasting Tours of local breweries & winerieshttps://themainebrewbus.com/Portland
Victory ChimesMaine sailing adventureshttps://www.victorychimes.com/Rockland

Arts & Reading

ArtascopeArt classeshttp://bec.artascope.com/Yarmouth
Green & Healthy Maine HOMESGreen & Healthy Maine magazine subscriptionhttps://greenmainehomes.com/subscribeWestbrook
Kelly McClymer BooksBooks with an immerseve storyverse from romance to funhttps://kellymcclymerbooks.com/Bangor?
Midcoast Music AcademyA community music school, music instruction & campshttp://www.midcoastmusicacademy.com/Rockland
Queen City ArtsSchool/ Music Lessons/ Art workshopshttps://www.facebook.com/wearequeencityarts/Bangor
The Love CardCards to pass on to others to show you care:  a pay-it-forward project circling the globehttps://www.thelovecard.org/Penobscot

Beauty, Health & Wellness


Dulse & RugosaSeaweed based skin care & bath productshttps://www.dulseandrugosa.com/Gotts Island
Green with Envy SalonSalon for Hair, Skin & Body Carehttps://greenenvysalon.com/5 Locations
Planet BotanicalsNature based skincare productshttps://www.planetbotanicals.com/Westbrook
SeaME LLCLuxury locally sourced skin care productshttps://www.seame.online/Orono
Spa VoyageHawaiian immersion spa offering, hair & massage serviceshttps://spa.voyage/Kennebunk


The Armaid CompanyTherapy device helping to prevent & treat Tennis Elbow, Golfers Elbow, Tendinitis & DeQuervain’s syndromehttps://www.armaid.com/Blue Hill
UpbedWearable device that prevents falls and injury https://www.upbed.io/Portland


Avena BotanicalsSeed to bottle fresh, organic & biodynamic herbal extracts, teas and skincare products www.avenabotanicals.comRockport
Healing HarborsCBD based skincare & health supplements for people & petshttps://healingharbors.com/Brunswick
Herbal Revolution Farm & ApothecaryOrganic herbal wellness products including teas, tonics, elixirs & body productshttps://www.herbalrev.com/Union
Little Red SaunaA mobile wood-fired sauna rental experience & communityhttps://littleredsauna.com/Portland
Radiant Beginnings YogaYoga and Mindfulness for youthhttps://radiantbeginningsyoga.com/Portland
Wilcox Wellness & FitnessIndividual & group personal training via LIVEStream Training & in personhttps://www.wilcoxwellnessfitness.com/Bangor/Brunswick

Clothing & Accessories

Co·amplifyProducts designed for kids with cochlear implants https://www.coamplify.com/Portland
FlowfoldMinimalist wallets, backpacks, totes and other products https://www.flowfold.com/Gorham
JUDGED GearSnowmobile helmets, goggles, gloves and outerwearhttps://www.judgedgear.com/Bowdoinham
Maine ShellwareHandmade jewelry and homegoods made with reclaimed shellshttps://maineshellware.com/Bangor
MyBodyModelApp that makes custom fashion croquis templates with your body measurementshttps://www.mybodymodel.com/Portland


Cap N StemFruit at Home specialty mushroom blockswww.capnstem.comGardiner
Fyood KitchenMystery food baskets to your door, contact-free, for creative fun or online cooking competitionshttps://www.fyoodkitchen.com/Portland
Grounded LocalEducaton to grow your own healthy food & get the most out of your gardenhttps://www.groundedlocal.com/Camden 
North SporeGrow your own specialty Mushroom Kits & other mushroom inspired productswww.northspore.comWestbrook
Willow Moon VenturesLocal nursery offering plants, flowers & workshopshttps://www.willowmoonventures.com/Morrill

Home Goods & Services

LooHoo Wool dryer balls – a reusable, energy-saving alternative to dryer sheets https://www.loo-hoo.com/Camden
Maine CasualMaine made beach & deck chairswww.mainecasual.comSouth Portland
Sandra B. Dressage & DesignsEquestrian costuming, magazine and arthttp://beginthedance.com/Dover Foxcroft
TreeFreeHeatSustainable fire startershttps://www.treefreeheat.com/Waterville
Garbage to GardenCurbside compostinghttps://www.garbagetogarden.org/Portland
Green Clean MaineEnvironmentally friendly cleaning serviceshttps://www.greencleanmaine.com/Portland 

Food and Beverages for Gifting or Your Table


Ass over TeakettleSpecialty bloody mary mixers and hot sauceshttps://www.assoverteakettle.net/Cornville
Baxter BrewingCraft Beer – The spirit of Maine in a canwww.baxterbrewing.comLewiston
Bigelow BrewingMaine Craft Beer made with local ingredientswww.bigelowbrewing.comSkowhegan
Blue Barren DistillerySmall batch distillery of Gin, Rum and Eau de Viewww.bluebarrendistillery.comCamden
Coffee HoundFresh small batch premium coffeehttps://www.coffeehoundcoffeeco.com/Brewer
Eighteen Twenty WinesSophisticated rhubarb wines from Maine-grown rhubarbhttps://www.eighteentwentywines.com/Portland
Foulmouthed BrewingUnique rotating variety of Craft Beerwww.foulmouthedbrewing.comSouth Portland
Lincoln & Main Handcrafted, locally sourced Vermouthwww.lincolnandmain.netSouth Portland
Maine Mead WorksDistinctive mead fermented canned and bottled beverageshttps://www.mainemeadworks.com/Portland
New England DistillingPremium Spirits – Rye Whiskey, Bourbon, Gin & Rumhttps://newenglanddistilling.com/Portland
NU BreweryLighter tasting Maine craft brewnubrewery.comNew Gloucester
Rwanda Bean CoffeeSpecialty coffee made with authentic Rwanda Africa farm grown coffee beans https://rwandabean.com/Portland
Tempest in a TeapotGourmet teas from around the globe with locally harvested fruits and herbshttps://www.tempestinateapot.me/Stonington
Twenty2 VodkaAward winning micro distilled vodkahttp://twenty2vodka.com/22/Brewer
Unrest Roasting Co.Small batch, specialty coffee roasted in the heart of Mainehttps://unrestcoffee.com/Hampden
Vena’s Fizz HouseSpecialty cocktail and mocktail ingredients and DIY kitswww.venasfizzhouse.comPortland
Victorieux ChampagneLimited-production grower champagne imported from France to Maine https://vchampagne.com/Portland
Zen Bear Honey TeaGently infused herb, spice honey tea and cocoawww.zenbearhoneytea.comBrunswick    

Desserts, Sweets and Snacks

Bixby & Co.Craft chocolates & confectionswww.bixbyco.comRockland
Crooked Face CreamerySmall batch cheeses & specialty meatshttp://www.crookedfacecreamery.comSkowhegan
Gelato FiascoAll natural, Italy inspired gelatowww.gelatofiasco.comBrunswick & Portland
Gorgeous GelatoAuthentic Italian Gelatowww.gorgeousgelato.comPortland
Grandy OatsSmall batch organic granola & nutswww.grandyoats.comHiram
Lorraine’s Cakes Gluten free, soy free & Vegan dessertshttps://lorrainescakesllc.com/Scarborough
Maine GrainsLocally grown stone milled flour & grains www.mainegrains.comSkowhegan
MugBuddyCookiesWhimsical hand crafted cookies that sit on your mughttps://mugbuddycookies.com/Biddeford
Oats Any TimeHome milled & fresh baked organic & gluten free oat tarts and treatshttps://www.oatsanytime.com/Palmyra
R.E.D.D.Plant-based, good for you protein barshttps://www.reddbar.com/Portland
Ragged Coast Chocolates Gourmet hand made chocolates, hot chocolate & cookbookshttps://raggedcoastchocolates.com/Westbrook
Shovel and SpoonMiddle East Coast brand specialty Hummus & Tahini https://www.shovelandspoon-me.com/Limington
Sticky SweetMade from scratch plant-based natural ice creamhttps://www.stickysweetmaine.com/Portland
Stone Fox Farm CreameryPremium all-natural homemade Maine ice creamhttp://stonefoxfarmcreamery.com/Monroe
Two Fat Cats BakeryHand crafted specialty pies, cakes & treatswww.twofatcatsbakery.comPortland & South Portland
Wilbur’s of Maine ChocolateSpecialty Chocolates & Confectionswww.wilburs.comFreeport
Wyman’sPremium fresh, frozen fruitwww.wymans.comMilbridge

Maine Dish

American UnagiResponsibly sourced & raised fresh live eelswww.americanunagi.comThomaston
Amolitta PastaSmall batch artisan dried pastawww.amolittapasta.comPortland
Bangs Island MusselsHand raised fresh Maine musselshttps://bangsislandmussels.com/Portland
Basket Island Oyster CompanyFresh Maine oysters from Casco Bayhttps://basketislandoysters.com/Portland
BP’s OystersFresh mid-coast Maine oystershttps://www.bpsoystersmaine.com/Newcastle
Bristol SeafoodQuality fresh scallops, haddock and codwww.bristolseafood.comPortland
Commonwealth PoultryCut to order fresh chickenwww.commonwealthpoultry.comGardiner
Cozy Harbor SeafoodFresh frozen lobster meat and tailshttps://www.cozyharbor.com/Portland
Downeast Day BoatSmall-catch fresh Maine scallopshttps://www.downeastdayboat.com/Bremen
Eros Oyster of Robinhood CoveFresh oysters from Robinhood Cove on Georgetown Islandhttps://www.erosoyster.com/Georgetown
Glidden Point Oyster FarmPremium fresh oysters from the Damariscotta Riverhttps://www.gliddenpoint.com/Edgecomb
Love Point Oysters Pure Maine oysters harvested in Harpswellhttps://www.lovepointoysters.com/Harpswell
Luke’s LobsterLive Lobster, Lobster Tails, Meat, Rolls, Dishes & other seafood offeringshttps://www.lukeslobster.com/Portland
Misty Brook FarmOrganic farm raised beef, veal, chicken, lamb and porkhttps://mistybrook.com/Albion
Nonesuch OystersFresh oysters to oyster based skin care productshttps://www.nonesuchoysters.com/Scarborough
Pineland Farms Natural MeatsNatural antibiotic free farm raised meatshttps://pinelandnaturalmeats.com/New Gloucester
The Maine MealQuick & Easy gourmet meal solutions featuring local Maine high quality ingredientshttps://themainemeal.com/Skowhegan
Butterfield ShellfishMaine Oysters, Holiday Gifts & MerchandiseButterfieldshellfish.comRaymond
Maine Ocean Farms, LLCOysters grown resourcefully & responsibly www.maineoceanfarms.comFreeport
Mere Point Oyster Co.Fresh Maine Oysters, clams, scallops & musselshttp://www.merepointoyster.com/Brunswick
Winnegance Oyster FarmFresh Maine Oysters grown in New Meadows River https://www.winneganceoysterfarm.comWest Bath

Sides, Sauces and Spices

Atlantic Sea FarmsSea fresh fermented & frozen kelp https://atlanticseafarms.com/Saco
Bub ‘n Mutha’sLocally sourced BBQ dry rubwww.bubnmuthas.comWinter Harbor
Dandelion Spring FarmOrganic farm grown herbs https://dandelionspringfarm.com/Bowdoinham
Gryffon Ridge Spice MerchantsOrganic spices and hand crafted culinary spice blendswww.gryffonridge.comDresden
Heiwa TofuHandcrafted, small batch organic tofu made from non-GMO soybeans grown in Maine and New Englandhttps://www.heiwatofu.com/Rockport
Mousam Valley MushroomsFresh organic specialty mushroomshttps://mousamvalleymushrooms.com/Springvale
Pemberton’s Gourmet FoodsGourmet pasta sauces, salsas and marinadeswww.pembertonsgourmetfoods.comGray
Raye’s MustardGourmet small batch stone ground mustardswww.rayesmustard.comEastport
Simply ServedNatural pasta sauces & salsas and hatch chiles hot sauce www.simplyserved.comPortland
Springworks FarmOrganic aquaponic grown lettuce & greenshttps://www.springworksfarm.com/Lisbon
Thirty Acre FarmFarm to Jar organic fermented krauts, vegetables & hot sauceshttps://thirtyacrefarm.com/Bremen

Marine & Water Products

Gemini Marine ProductsSuperior bespoke canvas for boats, homes and businesshttps://www.geminiproducts.net/Rockland
Hornet Water SportsCustom paddles for dragon boating & stand up paddle boardhttps://www.hornetwatersports.com/Biddeford
Portland PudgyA rugged, unsinkable dinghy you can row, motor, sail, & even use as a lifeboathttps://portlandpudgy.com/Portland


Bella Luna ToysWaldorf toys & dolls and other wood and natural toyshttps://www.bellalunatoys.com/Rockland
Buoy LocalLocal gift card with point rewards that support local businesseshttps://buoylocal.com/Portland


Dog-a-holickProfessional dog grooming www.dogaholick.comWestbrook
The Loyal Biscuit Co.Healthy pet food, products & self-serve dog washhttps://www.loyalbiscuit.com/Rockland