The holidays are upon us, and big-box retail lines are getting longer. If you have last-minute gifts to buy, consider shopping locally in Madeira. Not only will you bypass the hectic chain atmosphere, but more of your money will remain in the local economy.
Stop by any of the following local retailers to find that unique gift you’re looking for:
Just Add Embroidery
Just Add Embroidery offers monogramming and embroidery on hundreds of items. Stop by the store to peruse the store’s selection of apparel, bags, back packs, baby items and more. Or bring in your own item for a custom design!
The Mad Potter
The Mad Potter is a great place to create family memories all year round, and gift certificates are on sale through the end of the year. Choose from hundreds of pottery pieces, and The Mad Potter staff will help you design and paint your piece for yourself or as a gift!
Litwin’s helps create jewelry as unique as the person you’re buying for. There are dozens of pieces ready for sale, including gemstones, birthstones and one-of-a-kind stones from around the world. And if you have a specific idea in mind, Owner BJ Foreman will hand craft something just for you.
The Bookshelf offers the latest best-selling novels and new releases for every book reader in the family, including favorites from local authors with book signings throughout the year. The store also offers a frequent reader’s discount program, kids club program and a 15 percent discount for teachers!
Gilson’s Engraving & Elegant Gifts
Gilson’s offers a wide variety of gift ideas for any occasion; including baby gifts, frames, jewelry, serving trays, frames and more. Almost everything in the store can be engraved, so you can specialize your purchase for family and friends. An added bonus? The shop offers free off-street parking and free gift wrapping!
Once the holidays are over, Madeira service businesses are still here to help you in all aspects of your daily life. If you have a healthy New Year’s resolution, check out the fitness opportunities at Orangetheory Fitness, Camargo Fitness or Fitness Firm Yoga & Pilates.
Other Madiera businesses, like Jansen Heating & Cooling, Alterations By Toni and Madiera Pediatrics are here to serve you with the same local charm.