A CO:made Christmas
Written by Felicia Ingram
These wonderful creators at theCO have all the gifts that will keep on giving year-round. We’ve got both essential and offbeat items for you and yours this holiday season. Want to make some of your own gifts? Get a month’s CO:membership to try out all our fun tools.
FINE COMPANY | fine-company.com
Custom designer Courtney Searcy knows how to create the perfect paper good for any season. Whether for a wedding, graduation, or a bad day, a Fine Company gift will be sure to wow the crowd and soothe the soul. We’re proud to have her using our laser cutter and etcher to make fun postcards like this one.
RANDOM PIECES OF WOOD | randompiecesofwood.com
Austin Thompson of Random Pieces of Wood has everything offbeat and a few essentials. Have you ever wanted to etch your favorite team into small wooden cufflinks? (Me neither.) But if for some reason you did, RPW is the place for you. The winning item for this season is a set of Tennessee coasters—or whatever custom design you can dream up.
GARNER BLUE | garnerblue.com
Garnish this Christmas with Lisa Garner’s hand-dyed indigo pieces of heaven. theCO’s Executive Director by day and craftsman by night, Lisa’s highlight for this Christmas is definitely her birch wood indigo llama ornament. Other items for gifting include napkins, scarves, earrings, pillows, and even kimonos.
OUR JACKSON HOME | ourjacksonhome.com
This Christmas, Our Jackson Home is offering deals of comfort and joy! Grab a magazine and t-shirt for only $20 at theCO or through their website. Get cozy with their new sweatshirts and baseball tees. Start the year off right with a one year subscription. There’s selections ranging from kid’s apparel to illustrated maps to the entire Vol. 2 magazine collection for just $36.
JACKSON ESCAPE ROOMS | jacksonescaperooms.com
For a thrill this Christmas, head on over to CO:member Lee Wilson’s Jackson Escape Rooms. They’ve got gift certificates starting at $15 and beautifully screenprinted shirts for $20 made right here at theCO. They also have annual passes for only $100. The deal gets you a JER t-shirt and a free pass to play all year!
PUZZLE NOOK | puzzlenook.com
Puzzle Nook is for the tinkerers and fidgeters of today. These custom puzzle boxes are build for naturally inquisitive minds. Jeremiah Marcellino uses only the best material to make his tailor-made puzzle boxes. Right now, Puzzle Nook is extending a 15% percent discount with the promotional code “Jackson Sun Puzzle Nook 2016.”