Whether you’re seeking gifts for your Valentine or you’re in the market for a few new ways to treat yourself, we’ve got you covered this month with everything that delights — sweet treats, adornments, and little luxuries to brighten up your spaces. Check out these 12 FINDS from businesses in and around Memphis!
DELICIOUS WAYS TO SAY “I LOVE YOU”
Old-fashioned cherry cordials
The designer confections at Phillip Ashley Chocolates are renowned for their artistic presentation and unique flavors. These Maraschino cherries are soaked in Woodford Reserve Bourbon with orange zest and are fondant-infused with bitters. Yum! Get this 24-piece gift box for $99 at Phillip Ashley Chocolates.
Here’s to you, pie lovers! Opt for a three, six, or 12-month subscription to receive one of Muddy’s Bake Shop’s homemade, all-butter crust pies every month. Subscriptions start at $68 and include a classic favorite as well as a seasonal flavor. You can find additional information HERE.
Sweet, meet salty
Savory-sweet dessert lovers, step right up! Shotwell Candy Co., based in Memphis, offers a delicious gift set that is perfect for Valentine’s Day. The “You + Me” stamped boxes include eight ounces of individually wrapped caramels (about 32 pieces) that are available in all of their flavors. Find these treats for $19.95 HERE.
JEWELRY AND ACCESSORIES
Shelby Jewel is a treasure trove of chic clothing and accessories, and we’re obsessed with this velvet band hat! The fedora features a flat brim and an attached suede band, so it’s sure to pair perfectly with your favorite pair of jeans or a midi dress. Find the hat for $124 at Shelby Jewel.
A little sparkle
Whether you’re in the market for a gift or are looking to upgrade your own jewelry box, Oak Hall has a wide variety of unique choices, including this Ela Rae necklace. The stunning sterling silver-plated necklace in 14K yellow gold and white rhodium will be your new favorite accessory! Find it for $128 at Oak Hall.
Candy stripes headband
We love a good headband — especially when it’s fit for the season! Not only are these headbands known for sitting comfortably on your head all day long, but they are also handmade in Mississippi. You can find the design below for $45 at Pretty Happies. Plus, be sure to peruse the website to check out the rest of their headband collection!
SPRUCE UP YOUR SPACE
If fresh-cut stems are more your speed, consider a bouquet subscription! Everbloom Designs offers stunning floral bouquets like the one pictured below that are available for a one-time purchase or on a subscription basis. The best part? Arrangements are delivered right to your door so you can keep your space outfitted with fresh, seasonal blooms all year round. A three-month subscription is $195, and a one-time purchase starts at $65. More details can be found HERE.
Why not have a blanket that’s both comfy and stylish?! Throw this one on your bed, chair, or couch for an elevated look. Find it for $240 at Stock & Belle.
Add a little touch of elegance to your entryway table, dresser, or bar cart with these little bud vases! Pop in your favorite florals, and voila! Find this set of four for $82 at Social.
FOR YOUR GALENTINE
Conversation hearts earrings
Conversation hearts never go out of Valentine’s Day style! These earrings would be the perfect gift for your gal pal … or yourself. Find the fun accessory for $32 at Mimi Morton.
Candle making class
For the ultimate Galentine’s Day outing, head to Falling Into Place for a candle-making party! The class accommodates six to 10 people and is held on any day of the week at 6 p.m. and Sundays at 4 p.m. Admission is $65 per person, and each person gets to make three candles. All supplies are included, and there’s complimentary wine and light snacks, along with a 10% discount that’s good for any purchase in the store. For more information, visit fallingintoplace.net.
Nothing brings gals closer than a glass of wine and some Netflix binging! If you’re looking for a bit of happiness, these Estelle glasses will do the trick. Available in additional colors, we’re partial to the blush for Valentine’s Day, and you can grab multiple to make a collection. Find the glasses for $38 each at Truffle Pig.
Go ahead, Memphis! Treat yourselves!
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