It's officially February, and that means it's time to start thinking about Valentine's Day. Finding the perfect present for a loved one can be a difficult thing to do, but we're here to help. If you're not sure what to get, here are some local places that are perfect for Valentine's shopping!
Everyone knows that a box of chocolates is a Valentine's staple, but take your gift to the next level with a Cero's assortment. Cero's Candies is a Wichita tradition, and features some of the original recipes developed 130 years ago by the shop's original owner, "Candy Pete." The shop has added a variety of new candies over the years as well, providing a variety of chocolates, truffles and more that span the last century. Chocolates from Cero's are known around Wichita for their high quality and great taste. These candies are made from only the best ingredients. Take a unique approach to a classic gift this year with a box of chocolates from Cero's.
Sweetly Scrumptious specializes in gourmet cupcakes, cookies and cake balls. Using local ingredients and baking the sweet treats in small batches throughout the day, the cupcakery ensures that your order is as fresh as can be. The menu at Sweetly scrumptious features many whimsical, classic and elegant items and offers over 30 flavors. If you want to get really festive, you can order red velvet for the big day! For the valentine who has a sweet tooth, Sweetly Scrumptious has a variety of desserts that offer a sophisticated approach to regular bakery items, making them a great gift. All of the sweet treats are customizable, allowing you to choose colors, add monograms or logos that will make your Valentine's Day personal, memorable and delicious, too.
Wichita's Dean's Design offers the unique blend of a full-service floral shop and a home design store. At Dean's, you can pick up floral arrangements, home furnishings, gifts and more. With a wide variety of tropical flowers, silk and dried arrangements, Dean's had your floral needs taken care of. This unique shop has been serving the Wichita area for more than 50 years, and offers citywide delivery on purchases. If you're in need of flowers, or if you think a framed painting is perfect for your valentine, this shop is a great go-to. Featuring a variety of floral arrangements just for Valentine's, the shop has a gift for everyone. There is no cutoff period for major holiday orders, but the shop is closed on Sundays, so last minute orders can be made up until Feb. 13.
Massage Envy Spa
Treat your partner to a little bit of pampering at Massage Envy Spa this year, or go together for a relaxing date. This spa offers special massages that are designed to fit each individual customer's life, you you can count on a personalized experience. Offering a variety of price ranges, Massage Envy massages can fulfill your gifting needs, no matter how big or small. An hour massage is just $49, so make your appointment (or appointments!) today. Massages aren't all that the spa offers, a variety of facial treatments are also available! For a gift that rejuvenates, restores balance, and relieves aches and pains, visit Massage Envy.
For a gift that's a little more unique, pick up a piece of one-of-a-kind, handmade jewelry from Poema Creations. Highlighting jewelry made from polymer clay, the shop boasts an endless amounts of color and design options. As a result, Poema pieces are original works of art. Poema Creations pieces are inspired by natural stones, and the polymer clay duplication means that they offer the organic look, but come at a better price, and are lighter weight. Necklaces, rings, earrings and pendants are just a few of the things you'll find at Poema, as the shop also features repurposed furniture, hand sewn items, an all new soy candle line and more.
Burnell's Creative Gold
For a traditional and timeless approach to jewelry gifting, visit Burnell's Creative Gold. Staffed with some of Wichita's jewelry and diamond experts, the store boasts four gemologists as well as four master craftsmen. This allows you to be certain you're getting the finest pieces available within your gifting budget. Burnell's Creative Gold has been recognized nationally for its designs, and the location accepts designs from more than 140 well-known designers around the world. Burnell's is also known for offering the exclusive Star 129 diamond. This means that the stone features 129 facets, as opposed to older 50 or 80 facet stones. By utilizing more facets, the Star 129 diamond is brighter and more brilliant than any other diamond cut. For a gift that's breathtakingly beautiful, stop by Burnell's.
Hopping Gnome Brewery
Hopping Gnome Brewery is known around Wichita for offering unique and high-quality craft beers. Featuring American, British, Belgian and German ales, as well as a selection of seasonal ales, there's an option for every taste. Hopping Gnome serves the finest hand-crafted ales available, and promotes our community's Buy Local Movement. Hopping Gnome offers growler sets for just $18 that allow you to help support a local brewery and cross Valentine's Day shopping off of your list.
Intrust Bank Arena Event Tickets
If you're shopping for a music lover, concert tickets are perfect for any gift-giving occasion. Intrust Bank Arena will headline some big names this season. Brad Paisley, Barry Manilow, Fall Out Boy, Dave Matthews Band, Zac Brown Band, and Journey and the Doobie Brothers will all be at the arena in the coming months, so these tickets will be a great option for a variety of music fans. Concert tickets also come in a variety of price ranges, so they can fulfill any size of gift you need. Tickets can be purchased online, at the box office, or by phone at 855-755-SEAT.
If you're looking for gifts for your golfer, Golf Etc. has all you could possibly need. From small golf accessories like gloves and tees to larger gifts like apparel and clubs, you'll find it all at Golf Etc. With such a variance in products, Golf Etc. also accommodates almost any budget. Golf Etc. specialzes in custom golf club fittings that allow the golfer to play a better game. By using clubs that are properly fitted, immediate results are noticeable, including longer and straighter drives. A custom club fitting is another great gifting option offered at Golf Etc. Featuring brands like Callaway, PING, Taylormade, and Titleist, Golf Etc. Is a one-stop golf shop.