When it comes to holiday shopping, we spend loads of time finding meaningful, affordable, ethically and locally sourced gifts that will delight friends and family. So let’s be honest here. By the time it comes to wrapping said gifts, we’re all a little too exhausted to channel what’s left of our inner Martha Stewarts to add that extra touch. We often wind up burying those thoughtful gifts under disposable, predictable—and often boring—dime-store wrap. Read more about Tips for Locally Sourced Gift-Wrapping Materials That Will Give Each Gift a Special Something—Without Breaking the Bank!
Have you ever reached the point in the flurry of holiday gift shopping where you start to feel overwhelmed, wishing you could stay in the comfort of your home and make those last few gifts? Or do you ever have difficulty finding a gift that has a personal touch? If so, shops in the St. Croix Valley have a multitude of ideas for you to make a gift (or more) by hand. As many do-it-yourselfers (DIYers) know, making the perfect gift can be as much fun as giving it to someone you care about. Read more about Local Shops, Studios and Artisans Offer DIY Gift Ideas