Gift ideas & marketplace

Christmas, birthdays, baptisms, and just-because … we’ve got you covered! Check these out from the Sancta Nomina community:

A baby name consultation for your favorite expectant parents!

My Amazon affiliate link, for all your Amazon shopping 🙂

All the name books you could possibly want!

The Adventures of Finney the Leprechaun

Finney loves God and our faith and shares lessons and stories in rhyme.

Proprietor: Susie (my mom 🙂 )
BookFinney Hides the Pot o’ Gold (book #1 in the Adventures of Finney the Leprechaun series)
Instagramirishnannie (daily rhymes and photo evidence of Finney the Leprechaun)
Web siteThe Adventures of Finney the Leprechaun (“an online treasury of Irishness for the whole Family!”)

Annunciation Designs

“Catholic greeting cards & goods, hand-lettered designs”

Proprietor: Elayne (giveaway post here)
Etsy: AnnunciationDesigns
Instagram: annunciationdesigns

Brass & Mint Co.

“Hand drawn illustrations & lettering”

Proprietor: Carolyn (name consultation here)
Etsy: BrassAndMintCo
Instagram 1: brass_and_mint_co
Instagram 2: carolyn_svellerella
Blog: Svellerella
Facebook: Svellerella

At the Post Paperie & Gifts

Proprietor: Natalie (special offers here and here)

Baby My Love

“Knit bonnets and hats, leather moccasins, diapers, wool covers, blankets, lovey’s, burp cloths, wipes, bibs, nursing covers, boppy covers, headbands, knit animals, and everything in between”

Proprietor: Sharon (guest post here)
Etsy: BabyMyLove
Facebook: Baby My Love
Instagram: babymylove.etsy

Chews Life

“Mama Necklaces, Nursing Bracelets, Rosary Bracelets, ChewsLife Rosaries, &lots of goodies for busy Mamas!”

Proprietor: Shannon (name consultation here and birth announcement here)
Facebook: ChewsLife
Instagram: chewslifeshop
Web site: Chews Life

Happy Nest Home Goods

“Playful, practical handmade items made with love for you!”

Proprietor: Theresa (charity auction partnership post here and name consultation here)
Etsy: HappyNestHomeGoods
Instagram: happynesthomegoods

Hatch Prints

“A hand lettering print shop based in South Bend, Indiana”

Proprietor: Katrina (name spotlight here)
Etsy: HatchPrintsShop
Facebook: hatchprints
Instagram: hatchprints

Hope and Justin

“Chemistry, dynamics, and fun are what signature this Southern California band, as they bring the best of folk, gospel, and roots music to a modern place with their stellar song-writing, upbeat instrumentals, and anthemic and soulful melodies”

Frontlady: Hope (guest post here)
Web site: Hope and Justin
Facebook: Hope and Justin
Instagram: hopeandjustin

Juniper Plum

Gorgeous icons and other beautiful things for children

Proprietor: Katheryn (guest post here)
Etsy: juniperplum
Facebook: juniperplum
Instagram: juniper_plum

Lilla Rose

Proprietor: Mandi (names for miscarried babies post here, name consultation here, birth announcement here)
Web site
Blog: A Blog About Miscarriage

Petite Fleur Studio

“Hand painted saints peg dolls”

Proprietor: Theresa (name consultation here and birth announcement here)
Etsy: PetiteFleurStudio
Facebook: Petite Fleur Studio

Robin’s Soap Shoppe

Homemade goat milk soap — nourishing and luxurious, made by  an Army veteran and single mom who struggles with debilitating anxiety and arthritis

Proprietor: Robin (giveaway post here)
Etsy: RobinsOwn

Saintly Heart

“Small business. Sharing the love of Christ via the Saints. Saintly Heart peg dolls & book-can be purchased from our website”

Proprietor: Maggie (guest post here)
Etsy: SaintlyHeart
Web site
Facebook: Saintly Heart Page
Instagram: saintly_heart

Studio Senn

“Studio Senn is a watercolor and hand lettering small business specializing in wedding paper, watercolor maps and Catholic goods for families and children.”

Proprietor: Kortnee (giveaway post [including her boys’ names!] here)
Etsy: StudioSenn
Web site
Facebook: Studio Senn
Instagram: studio_senn

The Sinner’s Guide to Natural Family Planning

“An easy and lively read, thoroughly grounded in orthodox Catholic theology, this book is packed with refreshingly frank insights about sex, love, and marriage. The next time you ask yourself, “If NFP is wonderful, why am I so miserable?” – don’t panic. The Sinner’s Guide to NFP is here to help.”

Author: Simcha (name consultation here and birth announcement here)
Buy the book: Here
Facebook: Simcha Fisher – writer
Web site: Simcha Fisher
Twitter: SimchaFisher

Twisted River Woodworks

“Twisted River Woodworks builds furniture that is custom made and one of a kind.”

Proprietor: Colleen (frequent commenter)
Web site
Facebook: Twisted River Woodworks

Usborne Books & More

“Discover fiction and non-fiction, award-winning titles that will stir the imagination and make children say, ‘Read it again, please!'”

Proprietor: Jessica (name consultation here and birth announcement here)
Web site

Other gift ideas

Baby showers and baptisms

Father’s Day: The dads in your life will thank you

For kids:

Best introduction to the names of our faith

Sophie the Giraffe is Catholic

Papal paraphernalia (for the Pope’s US visit and more)