Gift Cards from Oakland Indies

Here's our list of Oakland independent businesses that offer gift cards. We like to recommend gift certificates to out-of-town family buying for their loved ones in Oakland. They are a also a great option when you are uncertain of exactly what someone may want. No matter your reason, it's far more meaningful to give a little local love - even in card format - than your big box generic alternatives.


T-Shirts, hoodies, outerwear, socks, hats, fan gear, and accessories for men, women, youth, and babies. 

Nathan & Co.

Gift shop with candles, kitchen items, home goods, decor, lighting, textiles, cards, jewelry, gadgets, and toys for everyone.


Local and regional handmade goods, clothing, jewelry, accessories, apothecary, and home goods. 

Dashe Cellars

Dashe’s have focused on producing exceptional, single-vineyard wines using a traditional, non-industrial approach to winemaking.


Furniture, pillows, throws, mirrors, rugs, desks, kids room, lighting, and art. 

Shoes on Solano Rockridge

Women's comfortable and fashionable shoes for most occasions, plus handbags and accessories. 

Awaken Cafe

Live music venue, espresso bar, organic restaurant, beer and wine bar, and gallery in the heart of the new downtown.

Breema Clinic

Drop concern, worry, and anxiety, which get replaced by a sense of comfort, support, relaxation and harmony. 

In Full Swing

Plus-size woman's boutique of hard-to-find contemporary styles, put together unique looks, and excellent personal service.

Laurel Book Store

A literary opportunity for everyone in the family at this full-service bookstore. 

Maple Street Denim

Quality denim and wearable everyday basics with personalized service to find the best fitting jeans. 

Pollinate Farm & Garden

High quality supplies for caring for the food you grow, animals you care for, and foods you preserve. 

Ali Golden

This women's boutique is the embodiment of the modern (and not too serious) ladies uniform.

Ruby's Garden Kidwear and Gift

New and gently used children's clothes and shoes, gifts, toys, and books.

Umami Mart

A lovely curation of bar tools and glassware from Japan, as well as a bottle shop dedicated to sake and Japanese beer.

Field Day

Timeless, impeccably-crafted clothing from completely conscious materials that transcend trendy.

Beast Mode Apparel

Active wear and accessories with NFL local legend Marshawn Lynch's popular brand.

A Verb for Keeping Warm

They offer classes in knitting, sewing, natural dyeing, weaving, and spinning. They sell yarn, fabric, natural dyes, and fiber. 

Tara's Organic Ice Cream

The best organic ingredients, hand crafted in small batches with only the purest organic ingredients, and using fresh herbs and freshly ground spices.

Local Food Tours

The best gift for anyone looking to discover one of the Bay Area’s hidden gems and enjoy a day filled with yummy food and tons of fun!

Oak Common

Men and women's clothing and accessories store.

Pretty Penny Clothing

A large and constantly changing collection of vintage and contemporary clothing, shoes, and accessories with a variety of local jewelry designers and clothing.

Bella Vita

They sell local and independent designers for women and kids with a splash of vintage thrown into the mix. 

Market Hall Foods

Their e-Gift cards are valid for online purchases on only and cannot be redeemed in the brick-and-mortar stores. 

Urban Indigo

A popular gift shop for all ages with cards, jewelry, clothes, decor, books, and more.

Tootsie's Boutique

Their full-service women's shoe boutique carries a well-edited selection of name-brands.

E.M. Wolfman Books

A general interest small bookstore and gallery in downtown Oakland.


Women's and men's shoes, sneakers, and accessories for the feet.

Wine on Piedmont

A great selection of hand-crafted wines, artisanal spirits, microbrewed and imported beers, premium sakes, accessories, gifts and more.

Flax Art + Design

Artists and crafts people love this store for all the products and inspiration they need.