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Valentine's Day 2021 Gift Guide

Posted on: February 04 2021

Though the origins of Valentine’s Day are vague, showing your love doesn’t have to be.

Let’s keep last year’s giving local trend going, and spread a little love to not only your dearest ones but to your local community of artists and makers as well.

 

Page Turners Bookshop Rose Bouquet

Page Turners is a mobile bookshop who stocks a large selection of books, as well, as book related products that are upcycled from old, damaged or extra pages.

Currently, Page Turners is offering a Custom Book Rose Bouquet for Valentine’s Day.

$3.00 per rose.

Contact pageturnersbookshopyeg@gmail.com to commission.

 

Hello Sunshine Cat Diorama in Support of Furget Me Not Animal Rescue

Jacilyn Blackwood of Hello Sunshine does custom portraits of your fluffy friends, but when she's not doing that, Jacilyn has been creating sweet little cat dioramas (sculpted out of real cat hair!!). Her Christmas Ornaments were a huge hit, so we were happy to see her adorable Valentine’s Day (and birthday) figures. 75% of proceeds will be donated to Furget Me Not Animal Rescue. 

$30 - $35

 

 

Homework Letterpress Cards

You can always count on Homework Letterpress to have the *perfect* card for any occasion. Valentine’s Day is no exception. Letterpress printed with care on an Original Heidelberg Windmill paper, there are many options for your lover, bestie, or anyone else you want to share a little of your heart with.

$3.50 - $7.00

 

 

Yummy Me!’s F*ck You! Anti-Valentine’s Day Bar


Do you hate Valentine’s Day? We know there's a few of you out there! This is for you.
Gift this limited edition Yummy Me! bar to yourself, or maybe some fellow haters.

Made with sustainable palm oil, coconut oil, shea butter, sweet almond oil, extra virgin olive oil,
ylang ylang essential oil, cedarwood texas essential oil, rosemary essential oil, bergamot essential oil,
tangerine essential oil, palmarosa essential oil, bronze mica, and activated bamboo charcoal powder.
This F*ck You bar is pretty darn luxurious.

F*ck You is a collector's edition bar with only 50 available. Get it now while quantities last!

$18.50

 

 

The Violet Chocolate Co. Chocolate Bars

“Roses are red

Violets are blue

Chocolate is sweet

And so are you!”

Chocolate is a Valentine’s Day given. So may as well give in...and pick up a few of Violet Chocolate Co.'s limited-edition bars.

The Valentine’s Collection features flavors such as Smoked Sea Salt, Spicy Pineapple, Watermelon Rose, and Strawberries & Cream.

$5.50 - $12

 

Things I Wish I Could Tell You Notecards

Designer Maaike-Lynn created the sweetest little note cards with the purpose of hoping we can all be a little braver, and a little better at telling people how we feel.  

Stop by TIX in the very near future to see our pre-spring window, featuring the words and art of one of her cards. Keep your eye on our socials for the install announcement!

$12

 

Personal Portraits by Yu-Chen Tseng

A delicate watercolor portrait for your loved one(s) is the gift to give for the person who has everything.

Contact Yu-Chen Tseng at hello@yuchentseng.com for commissions

$200

 

Prairie Poly Jewelry Surprise Bags

Marion is a prolific polymer clay jeweler. The designs and delicate intricacies she creates for her Prairie Poly line are magical.

For fun, she has put together some “Surprise Gift Bags” which include either three pairs of earrings, or two pairs of earrings and a hair clip.

These are $30.00 and are filled with the best!

This is a great gift to give yourself (we all do it), or to divide up between your pal-entines.

 

 

 

Tix on the Square is a not-for-profit retail gallery and box office, owned and operated by the Edmonton Arts Council.

We located on the SW Corner of Sir Winston Churchill Square (9930 102 Ave)

Our hours are:

Mon - Fri: 10AM-5PM

Sat: 11AM-4PM

Closed on Sundays & Holidays

 

Curbside pick-up is available.
Give us a call at 780-420-1757 for more information.