7 Local Businesses to Support During Stay at Home

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     As we have all been stuck at home for a month now due to Covid-19, here are a few small businesses in the Shreveport-Bosier Area that are not only open, but even providing special services during this Stay at Home order! All of these businesses can be found listed with the Great Shreveport Chamber of Commerce here There are many more businesses than those listed still serving the area during this time. Check out the Chamber of Commerce website to see some of those. All of the photos in this post belong to the businesses, and the websites linked to each. 


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1. 318 Art & Garden

     •750 Southfield Road, Shreveport
     •Instagram- @318artandgarden
318 Art & Garden prides itself on being an “art and garden gift gallery with the intention to promote Louisiana Artists”. Everything sold in the store is purchased from a business based in Louisiana. Their inventory includes pieces from over 50 Louisiana artists/artisans. Currently, their online store is open, with free shipping on all orders. 


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2. Tease Boutique 

     •4428 Youree Drive, Shreveport
     Tease Boutique in Shreveport has a wide variety of unique purses and accessories. Currently, deliveries are available in the Shreveport-Bossier area with a $5 travel fee. They are also offering free shipping on orders over $100. 


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3. Great Raft Brewing 

     •1251 Dalzell Street, Shreveport 
     •Tap Room Pick Up Hours
       Monday- Saturday Noon to 7pm
       Sunday- 3pm to 5pm
     Great Raft Brewing Company has a wide variety of unique brews on tap, but during this time, they are available for pick up pre-packaged. They have many different flavor profiles ranging from key lime and melon, to peanut butter stouts. They are sold in 6 packs, 12 packs, cases, and kegs- depending on the beer you choose. You can also purchase merch! There are tons of hats, stickers, wall-hangers, growlers, and much more!

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4. Blossoms Fine Flowers and Gifts

     • 4019 Fern Ave, Ste 600, Shreveport

    • https://www.blossomsfineflowers.com/ 

     • Instagram- @debbie.tindall


     Blossom's Fine Flowers is currently open, and doing business as usual. They are doing daily disinfections on the store and delivery vehicles. It is no longer required that a person has to personally accept a floral delivery. They have changed their policy during the pandemic to allow the arrangements to be dropped off at door steps. 


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5. Down Home Meats 


     •5236 State Highway 3276, Stonewall

     • Hours: Monday to Thursday 7a-2p

Down Home Meats is known for their delicious pork sausage. It comes in 4 popular flavors- Original, Hot, Jalepeño, and Green Onion. You can find their products at grocery stores within a 250 mile radius of Stonewall, or you can order online. They are currently available at lacrawfish.com, and if ordered by 4pm, it can be shipped same day!


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6. Bea Destined Designs


Bea Destined Designs is an etsy shop based out of Shreveport, LA. Bea Destined Designs has been around since 2007, and sell a variety of homemade goodies, such as hand soap, coasters, and more! They are very highly reviewed and accept a wide range of payment options. 


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     • 6936 Buncombe Road, Shreveport



     On Cloud Wine is a winery located in Shreveport. They are known for their unique blends, including a White Wine fermented with peaches, a Red wine fermented with Blueberry, as well as a Red Wine and Sunset Rouge. Look on their website for a full list of retailers. You can also visit the winery, and purchase wine there. Though the tastings are cancelled for now, the store hours are Thursday-Sat Noon to 6pm. They also have an option for customers to call ahead to have custom wine baskets prepared for pick up.