About FAWN Gifts

FAWN Gifts is a lady owned, feminist business. We are focused on curating products from independent makers and artists with sustainable business practices.  We are committed to stocking books that share unique perspectives and marginalized voices.

FAWN focuses on how we give to ourselves and to others.

FAWN explores the meaning of community both near and far.

FAWN believes in empathy and its importance in making change.

About the Owner

Brea Hayes is committed to curating products by independent and local makers and elevating their stories. She is passionate about self-care, shopping local, creating community, intersectional feminism and her shop pup, Mazzy. She hosts the podcast River Town Life produced by Fox Valley Voice where she chats about living, running a business, and figuring out how to live a full and self-compassionate life. Before moving to Batavia with her (almost) husband two years ago Brea lived in Chicago for most of fourteen years focusing her time and energy working within the theater and social justice world.