Your guide to the best local gifts in Dayton

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Want to support local and get some shopping done? We have you and everyone on your list covered.

Explore8 ways to give the gift of experience in Dayton

Whether it's tickets to a big show at the Schuster, an elegant performance by Dayton Ballet, or membership to one of Dayton's best museums, there's something for everyone. This kind of gift is personal, and perfect for those who value experiences over stuff.

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The Dayton Contemporary Dance Company (DCDC). Submitted photo.

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The Dayton Contemporary Dance Company (DCDC). Submitted photo.

Credit: HANDOUT

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The Dayton Contemporary Dance Company (DCDC). Submitted photo.

Credit: HANDOUT

Credit: HANDOUT

Explore17 of the best local beauty gifts in Dayton

Dayton is home to several beauty and skincare brands, including cult favorite Skin Food by AB and Naturecraft beeswax goods. Whether you're looking for some of the best in skincare (detox mask, scrub and facial oil, anyone?) to luxury bath supplies (salts, scrubs and more), there's something for everyone. Even the guys, because they deserve pampering too.

>> PHOTOS: 17 of the best beauty gifts in Dayton 

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Explore8 great gifts from Dayton boutiques (that you'll want to keep yourself)

From Dayton-themed postcards and ornaments to artisan candles to cured meats and a bottle of bubbly, here's the stuff you'll want to keep for yourself. One of our writers picked her faves from Agnes & Orson and Crafted & Cured, so you know there's something for everyone (yes, even you).

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PHOTO / LIBBY BALLENGEE

PHOTO / LIBBY BALLENGEE

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PHOTO / LIBBY BALLENGEE

Explore10 of the best Dayton food gifts for the holidays

Try not to drool on your keyboard: these gifts will make your mouth water. Perfect for your foodie friends and fam near or far, you can give everyone a taste of Dayton this year -- whether it's beer from a local brewery, Mamma DiSalvo's Italian sauce, a bottle of locally-crafted vodka or Dorothy Lane Market's infamous Killer Brownies (you had to know THAT was coming).

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A DLM Killer Brownie. FILE PHOTO

A DLM Killer Brownie. FILE PHOTO

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A DLM Killer Brownie. FILE PHOTO

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