Shop local, shop Pearl this Saturday

Small Business Saturday began in 2010 as way to encourage people across the country to support small businesses in their community. According to American Express. last year more than 88 million people turned out to show their support. It takes place every year on the Saturday after Thanksgiving and this year it falls on November 28, 2015.

The Pearl is a one-stop destination for shopping and this Saturday Pearl kicks off the holiday shopping season with 'Shop Local Shop Pearl.' With retail shops offering a wide range of unique gifts shoppers are sure to find the perfect gift for everyone on their list and to fit every budget. There are gifts for women, men, children special promotions and deals under $25 all intended to make shopping easier on everyone. Pearl even has put together a gift guide and its available online.

Gift ideas for women include a Leighelena Exotic Wide Jigsaw Bracelet from Leighelena, a Playbill Poncho from Niche Boutique or shoes and scarves from LeeLee Shoes. For men theres Zeal Optics Sunglasses from Bike World, Santa Fe Stone Works Pocket Knives from Leighelena, a guayabera from Dos Carolinas or a dress shirt from The Sporting District. Roo & Me has a wide selection of tees and onesies for children while The Tiny Finch has giant coloring posters and The Twig Book Shop has classic and award-winning childrens books. Gifts under $50 include a Fyxation Leather Wine Holder from Bike World and embellished handmade silk scarves from Niche Boutique. For shoppers on a budget, gifts under $25 include ornaments from Adelante, the Bell and Bead wind chime from Ten Thousand Villages and the Prospector Co Brummel Shave Cream from The Sporting District.

The shops at Pearl include:

The Sporting District

Roo & Me

Melissa Guerra Latin American Kitchen Store

The Twig Book Shop

The Tiny Finch

Adelante Boutique

Ten Thousand Villages

LeeLee Shoes

Dos Carolinas


Niche Boutique

The Synergy Studio

Bike World


303 Pearl Parkway

San Antonio, TX 78215

(210) 212-7260

Source: Kayla Williams/Giant Noise