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Your Guide to Dallas’ Most Unique Christmas Market: An Unconventional Shopping List

BY // 11.08.17

Get your Christmas shopping done early this year, and give back while you’re at it. The Chi Omega Christmas Market is coming to Dallas on November 15 to 18 with more than 180 unique vendors. The annual holiday marketplace, which donates all proceeds from ticket sales to local charities, is celebrating its 40th year.

The Chi Omega Christmas Market has raised more than $7.76 million for the Dallas community in its 39-year history.

The 2017 market will benefit 12 organizations including Callier Center For Communication Disorders, Collegiate Scholarships, Communities In Schools of the Dallas Region, The Family Place, Just Say Yes, The Magdalen House and Make-A-Wish North Texas.

Hundreds of vendors will bring an assortment of gifts, home goods, women’s, men’s and children’s apparel, jewelry, food, holiday items and more to Fair Park. 

Don’t know where to start? Take a cue from our shopping list for the 2017 Chi Omega Christmas Market.

For The Boho Babe

Akola Project — This Dallas-based jewelry brand helps women in poverty redesign their lives and provide a brighter future for their families. Each piece is handmade by one of 500 women in Uganda and Dallas. Check out the cute beaded necklaces, made with natural materials like hand-carved bone, wood, and stone.

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For The Rockstar

Geodes by Stacey — Gifting a glittering rock doesn’t have to cost a fortune! These pretty geodes are an unexpected pick that will add a little sparkle and color to any room.

Looking for unique holiday decor? The little geode place “cards” will bring something chic to the table at Christmas dinner.

For The Little Builder

Once Kids  — Year after year, Legos can be found under Christmas trees across the world. This holiday season, give your child’s toy box an eco-friendly upgrade with Once Kids’ Eco-bricks. The natural wood building blocks are compatible with other brands (like Lego), so there’s no need to start a new collection.

For The Man Who Doesn’t “Want” Anything

House of Jack Co.  — This guy is not making things easy for you. He claims he wants nothing, though he knows he’s going to get something. You’ve already bought him a watch, a tie, a nice wallet – now what?

Stick to the basics and buy him a canvas and leather travel kit from House of Jack Co. It’s practical, timeless, and you can engrave the tag. 

For the complete schedule and further details, visit the market’s website.

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