How to Support Local Retailers During the COVID-19 Crisis

With all non-essential businesses ordered closed, small and local retailers are among the to feel the consequences in times of uncertainty. You don’t need to leave the safety of your home to support these local businesses; many are now offering modified services and virtual services.  We also encourage you to purchase gift cards directly from the business, for use at a later date.


Alton Lane
91 Newbury Street

Special Offers: Offering promotions through the end of March. Spend $750, get 15% off Spend $1000, get 25% off Spend $2000, get 30% off.

Virtual Services: Order on the website and work with a Custom Specialist via email. 

Gift cards are available here.

Bauer Wine& Spirits
Small and locally-owned business.

330 Newbury Street

Gift cards are available by calling 617.262.0363.

Cynthia Britt Custom Jewelry
Small and locally-owned business
45 Newbury Street

Special Services:  Cynthia is still available to design and produce your custom engagement ring or piece of fine jewelry.  The process is simple and fun and clients who choose to work with Cynthia at this time will still enjoy the full breadth of her carefully cultivated, bespoke experience.  

E-mail Cynthia for a consultation or to purchase a gift card.

Dover Rug & Home 
Small and locally-owned business
390 Stuart Street

Special Services: The Dover Rug website remains open 24/7 and design associates are available to work with you on the phone and via e-mail and virtual appointments.

Eataly Boston
800 Boylston Street
As a food market, Eataly is considered an essential business and is open.
Market currently open; grocery delivery available on
Market Hours: 9 a.m. – 8 p.m.
Wine Shop Hours: 10 a.m. – 8 p.m.

Special Offer: Starting March 20, the Prudential Center Garage is validating up to one hour of free parking for Eataly grocery shoppers.

Gift cards available here.

Flour Bakery
131 Clarendon Street and 30 Dalton Street
Online shop is still open and 100% of proceeds from the shop will go to support Flour Bakery staff.
Gift cards available here.

Marathon Sports
671 Boylston Street

Gift cards are available here.

140 Newbury Street

Gift cards are available here.

Neiman Marcus
5 Copley Place

Special Services: Virtual styling, virtual closet clean-out with a stylist, virtual skin care consultations. 

Gift cards available here.

Pageo Fine Jewelers
Small and locally owned business.
33 Newbury Street

Special Services: If you would like to place an order, please send a message to and someone will assist you as soon as possible.

Revolve Boutiques
Small and locally-owned business.
262 Newbury Street

Special Services:  Digital shopping experiences are available on Revolve’s website.

Shreve Crump & Low
Small and locally-owned business.
39 Newbury Street

Gift cards are available here.

Tea Forte
Locally-owned business
91 Newbury Street

Gift card are available here.

Winston Flowers
Small and locally-owned business.
131 Newbury Street

Special Services: Starting at noon on March 24, you can send a virtual bouquet to your loved ones. Once the temporary ban has been lifted, they’ll deliver the actual arrangement at no additional charge. Use the code VIRTUAL for a 20% discount.

Gift cards can be purchased via phone at: (800) 457-4901