Holiday Discounts and Deals from the Propeller Community

This holiday, give gifts that do good without breaking the bank! Shop deals from Propeller Fellows and friends.

11 December 2014

Where Y'Art


One-of-a-Kind "Gifts Under $100" from 75 local artists on Support local artists this holiday season.  Jewlery, Paintings, Home Decor and much more!

Gets yours today at



Capstone Farms


Capstone Farms will be selling Lower 9th Ward Raw Honey at Propeller on Monday, December 15th, 10:00am - 2:00pm. 

4 oz. net weight gift jar with a holiday bow - $3.00
10 oz. net weight -  $5.00
20 oz. net weight - $10 - Sold Out!

All money from the honey sales goes towards expenses for the produce that Capstone grows and gives away to those in need and local community projects.

Since November 8th of this year, Capstone has sold over 350 gift jars of honey and have about 150 still available. Buy one for the perfect local, all natural, inexpensive gift. 

Where to buy:

  • Propeller: Monday, December 15th, 2014, 10:00am - 2:00pm.
  • Urban Roots Garden Center: 2375 Tchoupitoulas. Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday 9:00am - 5:00pm. Sunday 11:00am - 5:00pm. Closed Wednesday.
  • Lower 9th Ward Farmers Market: 1st & 3rd Saturday of the month (Next date: December 15th). Moving to St. Claude & Alabo.
  • Direct from David Young: or 260-229-8284



Pelican Bomb


Limited Edition Works from Local Artists 

Pelican Bomb is committed to making New Orleans a viable and supportive place for artists to live and work. One way we’re helping to do this is through our Community Supported Art program. Pelican Bomb works directly with the city’s most exciting artists to create limited edition works of art that are then made available to the public for just $80. Whether you’re a seasoned art collector or just starting your collection, the Community Supported Art program is a unique opportunity to affordably access high-quality, limited edition works made exclusively for us by New Orleans-based artists.

Shop local art at 

Only $80! Use discount code PROPELLER for free shipping!



Matter Inc.


BirdProject Soap

As seen in People Magazine, GOOD, and Treehugger, each black, bird shaped soap contains a white, ceramic bird, handmade from Louisiana Clay, which remains as a keepsake once the soap has washed away. All ingredients are all natural and locally sourced. 50% of proceeds are donated to to environmental cleanup and care for affected animals of the BP Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill Disaster.

"for gifting! In particular your friend whom prove difficult to shop for....I have ordered for gifting and still hear about the birdies months later. A truly treasured gift. Definitely purchase as appreciation proves two-fold....the recipient and you do something so marvelous for the environment. Makes your heart lighter! "

 Use code ‘GivingGifts’ for free shipping on orders over $25 through December 15th!


Birthmark Doulas


Baby Love Baby Blankets

Made in partnership with Matter, Inc., these amazingly soft baby blankets are a perfect gift for the parents and expecting parents in your life! Made out of 100% egyptian cotton and knit locally in North Caroline, they form a heart on baby's chest when swaddled correctly. All proceeds go towards opening the NOLA Birth Center.

Thrive Journals

These journals were created in partnership with Matter, Inc. 100% of the proceeds from the sale of the notebooks go towards opening New Orleans' first independent birth center. These 5" x 7" notebooks have beautiful letterpress covers handmade in New Orleans by John Fitzgerald. Made out of 100% recycled paper and soy inks, and printed and bound locally.


Greenlight New Orleans


Membership donation

Give the gift of giving this holiday season! You can help make spirits bright (and gardens grow!) by giving a Green Light membership to somebody you love. Your membership donation in their honor will help bring peace, love, and GREENS to a New Orleans family this winter. Green Light New Orleans helps build a more sustainable, energy efficient city by installing free energy efficient light bulbs and backyard vegetable gardens in person, one New Orleans household at a time.

Visit to learn more about membership.

Ventures mentioned in this post

Birthmark Doula Collective

Birthmark Doula Collective

Latona Giwa & Dana Keren

Areas of focus: Health
Goods that Matter

Goods that Matter

Tippy Tippens

Areas of focus: Water
Pelican Bomb

Pelican Bomb

Amanda Brinkman & Cameron Shaw

Areas of focus: Economic & Workforce Development
Where Y’Art LLC

Where Y’Art LLC

Catherine Todd & Collin Ferguson

Areas of focus: Economic & Workforce Development
Greenlight New Orleans

Greenlight New Orleans

Andreas Hoffmann

Areas of focus: Water