7 Secret Santa & White Elephant Gifts at Pike Place Market

Our Market elves searched over 500+ independently-owned Market businesses for the best gift recommendations to bring to your Secret Santa exchanges or budget-friendly white elephant gatherings.

For one-of-a-kind holiday gifts that don’t break the bank, stop by Pike Place Market to shop for unique and special products.

View our full Holiday Gift Guide here.

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Seattle Skyline Holiday Mug (set of 2)
Brooke Westlund Studio & Gallery

What better gift of Seattle than a cup o’ joe with the city’s skyline adorning it! Shop this set of two 11-ounce coffee mugs drawn by local artist Brooke Westlund.

These mugs are great for a Seattleite or those who love Seattle. They are both microwave and dishwasher-safe.

Find Brooke’s studio and gallery on Western Avenue.

Gift Idea: Seattle Skyline Mug set of 2 for $20

Felt Art / Ornaments
Catshy Crafts

Show your gratitude with a handmade and heartfelt work of art from Catshy Crafts.

These sweet little festive keepsakes are made using felt and embroidery. They make a great daily affirmation desk accessory or wall hanging.

Or add a whimsical and heartfelt touch to the Christmas tree with their ornaments, from traditional designs to adorable, quirky food and animal-themed pieces.

Gift Idea: Felt Ornaments are $16, and Embroidered Hoop Art ranges from $30 to $50.

Oyster Santa Ornaments
Gone to Pot

These handmade Santa ornaments from Gone To Pot are made from oyster shells and polymer clay.

Each ornament is unique, from the shell to the personality of the Santa! Small and lightweight, make these the perfect gift for those traveling.

Bonus! Gone To Pot started making adorable Gnomes. Check them out on their tables in the Pike Place Market Crafts Market.

Gift Idea: Oyster Shell Santa ornaments for $46.

Printed Stockings
Gradient Art Gallery

You won’t find stockings like this anywhere else! Printed with original artist’s work, these fun mantle dressings are a one-of-a-kind, eclectic gift to mix up the pot at a Secret Santa exchange.

Beautiful woodland creatures and vibrant prints in six different designs are available to choose from at Gradient Art Gallery.

Each is sewn by hand in artist Mallory’s studio, giving it the perfect handmade touch!

Find Gradient Art Gallery on Level 3 of Pike Place Market’s DownUnder.

Gift Idea: Printed Stockings are $25

Copper Affirmation Bracelets
Hammering Girl

Choose from wholesome classic affirmations of gratitude or cheekier “swear wear” phrases stamped onto these handcrafted copper cuffs.

It’s perfect for a laugh upon reveal and is a comfortable and durable accessory for everyday wear!

Find Hammering Girl in the Pike Place Market Crafts Market.

Gift Idea: Copper Affirmation Bracelets are $40.

Cosplay & Eclectic Goods
Orange Dracula

Orange Dracula on Pike Place Market’s 3rd Level is a recreation of owner Chad Smith’s favorite shop when he was a teenager.

Shop punk rock, goth, kitschy, weird and absurd items here. You’ll find everything from hair dye to psychic chicken magnets (look it up on TikTok) and many more novelty items perfect for a surprise gift.

Gift Ideas: Manic Panic Hair Dye is $13.95, Ethereal Visions Illuminated Tarot Deck is $23.95, and Edward Gorey Sticker Book is $9.95.

Soaps with Silly Sayings
The Soap Box

Nothing beats a funny pun or prank gift at a white elephant party, and The Soap Box’s silly little soaps are sure to put a smile on the lucky recipient’s face.

Find products like “Soap for Dog People”, which claims to smell like unconditional love and drool!

Find The Soap Box on the north end of Pike Place Market near the First Starbucks.


Explore the 2022 Pike Place Market Holiday Gift

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