8 Shops To Explore This Holiday Season
December 14, 2020
The holidays are just around the corner and you might be scrambling to find the perfect gift. This year, why not get something special? We know it’s ridiculously easy to order something off amazon, but why not shop at some of the most unique small businesses in Seattle? Read below and explore some of the best shops to find gifts for music lovers, artists, foodies, and more.
FOR MUSIC & MOVIE LOVERS
Do you have a friend or family member that’s an avid musician? Trading Musician offers tons of gear from guitars, amps, drums, and keyboards to cellos, violins, horns, woodwind instruments and much more! Not sure what to get? Stop in to get help and recommendations by one of their trusted staff members.
Currently boasting over 138,000 titles, Scarecrow Video is the place to find all of your holiday favorites to buy or rent. There’s also a terrific ongoing sale including big discounts on Criterion, Arrow, and Shout! Factory titles. The tremendous staff are knowledgeable enough to find the perfect gift for your movie loving friends, family, or significant other.
FOR ANIMAL LOVERS
PAWS Cat City
Have a cat lover in your family? Give them a call at 206-782-1700 for an appointment to browse the various gifts made for cat lovers and their furry friends. Looking to adopt? Visit PAWS and browse the various animals that need a new home this Christmas!
If you’re looking for something truly unique, Gargoyles has got you covered. Introducing The Circle of Cats Candleholder ~ the coven of kitties gather and keep warm around the flame. Made of hydrostone & hand painted in Corvallis Oregon. Comes gift boxed and ready to amaze your cat loving friends for under $70!
FOR ARTISTS & BOOK LOVERS
Four Corners Art & Frame
Does your husband or wife love art? Four Corners Art & Frame is the perfect handcrafted shop to explore this holiday season. Boasting custom framing options and unique art pieces you won’t find anywhere else in Seattle. Stop in today and experience the magic of art!
12 days of Magus is sure to bring joy to any book lover. Featuring book specials on topics such as cooking, comics, history, and science – you’ll be sure to find the perfect gift for your book-loving family or friends.
Mark Homemade Thai
Have a friend who loves to cook? Uncle Mark is offering a culinary treat! A homemade guide to the best Thai Curry in Seattle! Pre-packaged and ready to deliver under your foodie friends Christmas Tree.
Craving something sweet? Well you might want to keep this gift in the freezer. Sweet Alchemy is known for their artisan and locally-sourced ice cream – and now you have the chance to experience a unique ice-cream sundae from home. Check out their DIY Sundae Party at home that will fill any ice cream lover with joy!