How to Shop for American-made: Our Favorite Tips & Sources

Big thanks to our loyal readers who follow us to find out about trends and products made in the USA. If you have been hanging around here for a while, you are not likely to be one of those people who says, “Nothing is made in America anymore.” You know that's not true. Every single day, we find more stuff we love, Made in the USA. But, BUT, in spite of our best efforts, it is still hard to find what you need. Here are our best strategies for everyday shopping, and finding great American made gifts: Search For It. This one seems so obvious, but sometimes we forget. Whatever it is you need, search on Google or on Amazon for it with “Made in USA”. Sometimes it pops right up. The other day, I was buying dog nail clippers (thrilling!) and sure enough, I easily found a pair. However, I also searched for a “Stapler Made in USA” and came up empty handed. Every purchase makes a difference to somebody's job, somebody's business, somebody's hometown, so it is worth a quick search. Check our Pinterest Boards. We don't always get a chance to write about every product we find, but when our editors want to remember or find out more about a cool American-made product, we pin it to our USA Love List VIP's board and eventually, those pins...

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