Valentine’s Day is one of the best days of the year. It’s a day filled with love, appreciation and of course- chocolate! Although everyone spends this holiday differently, a romantic dinner and a night out with your loved one is usually the go-to. Unfortunately, Valentine’s Day celebrations may be unpredictable this year due to COVID-19 restrictions. However, one activity that can be planned in advance is gift-giving! After the difficult year that we have all been through, your loved ones deserve to be spoiled with some amazing goodies from our local merchants. 

Wicked Valley

Treat your partner with a gift from Wicked Valley. Wicked Valley offers apparel and beard, lip, body and hair products at a very affordable price. For Valentine’s Day, Wicked Valley has created a variety of gift sets featuring some of their most popular products. Many of these items and gift sets are currently being offered at a discounted price, so make sure you take advantage of these deals before they are over!

Orders can be placed on Wicked Valley’s website here.

 

 

 

Bonnechere Bakery & Bistro

The Bonnechere Bakery & Bistro has introduced their Valentine’s Day Sweetheart Box! The Sweetheart Box includes many delicious treats such as:

  • Chocolate dipped pretzels
  • White chocolate cranberry & almond bark
  • Vanilla and chocolate cupcakes
  • Jam Jam cookies
  • Sugar cookies topped with buttercream icing
  • Heart-shaped brownies
You will receive all of these treats for only $20!
Please call the Bonnechere Bakery & Bistro at (613) 431-1602 or email bonnecherefinefoods@gmail.com to place your order. The pick-up dates are Thursday, February 11th, Friday, February 12th and Saturday, February 13th.

 

The Shoe Lounge

Calling all shoe lovers! The Shoe Lounge is introducing fun virtual shopping events that are just in time for Valentine’s Day. Every Tuesday and Thursday evening at 7 pm The Shoe Lounge will host a Facebook Live Shopping Event. If you see something you like, send a message to The Shoe Lounge stating your size, colour, and how you wish to pay. Supplies are limited so make sure to claim your favourite items as soon as possible. These goodies will make the perfect Valentine’s Day Gift for your significant other and for yourself because let’s be real, new shoes are never a bad idea!

 

 

 

A Sense of Country

If you are looking for a gift that incorporates your own personal spin, A Sense of Country is offering Custom Gift Baskets for Valentine’s Day. There are a variety of items that can be included in the gift baskets, which allows them to be created for any age, interest and budget. In addition to this great deal, A Sense of Country is selling $50 gift certificates for only $40! You do not want to miss out on these great gifts.

Please email A Sense of Country at info@asenseofcountry or call 613 433-9925 to arrange your Custom Gift Baskets. The store will be providing curbside pickup or free in-town delivery for your items.

 

 

Pick-It Fence

Pick-It Fence has launched its own Sweetheart Box filled with amazing products for only $50! Inside of the box, you will discover:

  • A metal heart chain lariat necklace 15 1/2 “ (choice of gold or silver) with matching heart stud earrings. ($30 value)⁣
  • A rose gold dual-action facial brush & headband set. ($15 value)⁣
  • A metallic rose gold Wet-N-Dry detangling hairbrush. ($15 value)⁣
  • Adorable jewellery storage case in blush ($25 value)⁣
  • 2 Truffles from J&J’s Chocolate Sensations ($5 value)⁣

Yes, you read that right, $90 worth of products for only $50! This box can be purchased on their website here.

Pick-It Fence is offering free in-town delivery or curbside pickup for the Sweetheart Box. Be sure to order your box right away as the numbers are limited.

Click this link to view the items: https://fb.watch/3qRr_8FPSa/

 

 

J&J’s Chocolate Sensations

This gift is for all of the chocolate lovers out there! J&J’s Chocolate Sensations is bringing back their famous Valentine’s Day chocolates. Some of these treats include chocolate-covered strawberries, caramel-filled heart-shaped chocolates, chocolate roses, and more! On their website, you will also see a variety of gift baskets.

You can browse their entire selection here.

 

Carrot Top Soap Shop

Carrot Top Soap Shop’s Valentine’s Day Soak Box is finally here! This gift set is currently on sale for only $33. The Soak Box includes 6 different bath bombs, such as:

  • Be Mine (Cotton Candy)
  • LOVE (Black Raspberry Vanilla)
  • ASL Love Sign (Black Cherry Merlot)
  • Heart (Mermaid Magic)
  • Purple Cloud (Love Spell)
  • Heart Gumdrops (Black Raspberry Vanilla)

Bath bombs are a great gift for those in need of some relaxation. Just place them into your bath water and enjoy!

Please order these gift baskets by February 5th to be guaranteed delivery before Valentine’s Day. More information about the products and orders can be found on Carrot Top Soap Shop’s website here.

 

 

All of these options would make great gifts for your loved ones. Whether you are celebrating with a partner, child, friend, or parent, our local merchants offer gifts for all. Make sure to check out the websites and social media pages for other local stores as they will be offering a variety of potential Valentine’s Day gifts as well. 

To make the day even more fun, order take out from your favourite local restaurant too.

It is important to support local now more than ever!

 

Written by Makenna Moran

Marketing & Communications Student for the Corporation of The Town of Renfrew