GIFTING

Grad Gifts to Buy in the QC Shops

This is such a special time for families, everyone...

Enter to Win a Basket of Spring Scented Candles for Mother’s Day!

Throw open the windows (pollen be damned!) and have...

Mother’s Day Gifts to Shop at Local Boutiques

Blackhawk Hardware for the Mom Who Loves Her Home...

Last Minute Gifts for All the Valentines on Your List

February is typically associated with love, flowers, and gifts, but when your favorite team is in the Super Bowl (it was a great run, Panther nation!), we know your priorities have been elsewhere. Valentine's Day may have crept up on...

What to Buy Him for Valentine’s Day 2016

It's no secret; when it comes to gifting, MALES are the hardest to shop for. As soon as we've exhausted all of our gift options in December, the national day of love rolls around and it's time to gift again. While some insist...

Best Gifts for the Pets or Pet Lovers in Your House

  If the above photos are any indication, the fur children in my household take the holidays very seriously. Their stockings are hung by the chimney with care in hopes that St Nicholas will bring them lots of toys and...

Best Stocking Stuffers

Between holiday baking and gift shopping, it can be easy to forget about filling up the stockings for Christmas morning. Instead of buying a handful of trinkets, more thoughtful gifts will not only make the person you are gifting...

Unique “Experience” Gifts to Give this Year

Sometimes looking for a gift for someone can be tough, and we all know that one person that has everything. Here's a thought ~ find something out of the ordinary to do in Charlotte and give it away as a...

Holiday Gifts for your (Girl)Friends

Every year we are faced with the same dilemma. What gifts am I going to get my friends this year? If you have no idea where to begin, waiting until the last minute could make matters even more stressful....

Best Gifts for the Guys in Your Life

Picking gifts for women in your life is a piece of cake compared to finding the perfect present for your husband, dad, brother, or boyfriend.  Defaulting to a gift card just doesn't have the same meaning as a gift...

SWOOZIE’S For The All Around Gifting Win

'Twas a few weeks before Christmas and all through the house, not a creature was stirring except for some last minute gifters in need of hostess thank-yous, teacher sweets and under-the-tree toys. During the busy holiday season, the last thing you...

Easy ways to shop well & do good in Charlotte

It's the time of year where we're bombarded with sale after sale, long checkout lines and to make it worse, a countdown reminding us how many shopping days we have left. Avoid the hustle and bustle this year and...

Five Charlotte Bloggers’ Gift Picks for the Season

What do the Charlotte bloggers buy when gift shopping around town? We asked five veteran shoppers who publish some of the QC's popular blogs to share their holiday gifting picks with us. Just in case you need a little...

Charlotte Church Gift Shops You Should Know About.

The holiday season can always be a little chaotic and sometimes we forget a gift or two. One quick solution you might not think of is gift shopping at one of our local "church shops". Always affordable, cozy and...

Top 20 cookbooks for under the tree

This year, why not deviate from the traditional bottle of wine and hand that hostess (or grandma, or coworker) a gift that will keep giving all year round? The 2015 crop of cookbooks will impress everyone from your foodie friend to your...

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