Ashley Chanel of Grato SB seems to encompass everything we love about small businesses here in Santa Barbara: integrity, beauty, and most importantly–a prevalent passion for her craft. Not only are these stunning luxury gift boxes stuffed with awesome and always local goodies ranging from Camarillo to the SY Valley…the love and care that goes into each bundle exudes instantly to any receiver. It is an honor to have Grato SB as one of our esteemed members and preferred gifting vendors. We know that there are BIG things to come for this fabulous local-loving company.
WHAT WOULD YOU SAY IS YOUR SPECIALTY?
“Creating luxe personal gift boxes. We stand for people. For grace. For giving. For loving. Grato is about loving. Loving our clients, our vendors, and even ourselves. We want to love our city, encouraging our fellow small businesses that pour their blood sweat and tears into what they do. It’s what we do.”
OVERALL STYLE IN 3 WORDS?
Chic . Local . Beautiful
WHAT INSPIRES YOU?
“Textiles, patterns, small local businesses who’s heart beats show through their craft/product, my kids…”
Give Grace . Eat Well . Love Hard.
WHAT ARE SOME OF THE COMPANIES & PRODUCTS YOU FEATURE IN YOUR BOXES?
- C_A Makes
- Twenty-Four Blackbirds Chocolates
- Mademoiselle Madeleines
- Refugio Roasting Company
- LEVO Wine
- Municipal Wine Makers
- Gage Huntley
- Jackson and Hyde
- il fustino Olive Oil
- Debbies Pretzels
- The Pasta Shoppe
- Santa Barbara Popcorn Co.
- Santa Barbara Pistachio Company
- Pacific Pickle Works
- Flagstone Pantry