Handmade Stocking Stuffers

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Need some small items to add to your holiday gifts?  Block Party Handmade Boutique has the answer!  Here are some of our favorite gifts for around $5.

Cellar Door Chocolates Hot Chocolate Whisks – $4.50
Just add warm milk (or coconut, almond milk) and ta-da! You have a fresh cup of the most amazing hot chocolate.  Flavors include mexican hot chocolate, peppermint, dark chocolate, milk chocolate, and cinnamon!

Inappropriate Koozies from Valley Cruise Press – $6
Delightfully designed beer koozies for those who want to keep it classy – we have “Inappropriately drunk at my family gathering” and “inappropriately drunk at my work party” both perfect for stocking stuffers or secret santa gifts!

Lil’ readers Button Pack – $5
All wrapped up and ready to go in a cute package, these buttons are adorably designed by Greg Pizzoli and printed in the USA.  Perfect for your favorite book worm, big or small.  Also in the same vein, check out – Miss Happy Pink’s punny foods illustrated magnets $3 like “I don’t carrot all”.

Aromaholic Cocktail Lip Balms – $4 or 4/$15
Wonderful and delicious handmade lip balms in fun flavors like IPA, Bourbon, and Moscow Mule, you’re destined to find the perfect ones for your family and friends.

Gourmet Lollipops – 3/$5
These lollipops are no joke – made with fresh, real ingredients, and fun flavors, they are destined to delight.  My personal favorites are Basil Black Cherry and Blackberry Cheesecake, mmm.

Temporary Tattoos – 2/$5
Temporary Tattoos are fun and clever and you will have fun pretending to put them on your loved ones like you were a real tattoo artist.  My favorite on is the Party Time watch, because it’s always party time!  Also a Pro-Tip – adhere these to blank ornaments to create a fun DIY ornament!

Bath Bombs by Vintage Body Spa –  2/$5
Mix and match with flavors like South Pacific and Lemongrass and Ginger, these bath bombs are made with all natural ingredients and smell and feel fantastic.

Valentine’s Day Shopping Night

On Friday February 6, during the Republic Bank First Friday Trolley Hop, Block Party will host a Valentine’s Day shopping night from 5-9PM.

Specials that night include:

  • new art from Jordan Elise of Horrible Adorables, who creates beautiful faux taxidermy creatures that are perfect for Valentine’s Day
  • handmade Valentine’s Day gifts from Block Party artists including calligraphy, paintings, art prints and jewelry
  • 10% off all Valentine’s Day themed items
  • a typewriter poet who will create a custom poem for customers on the spot
  • DJ Shred/Destroy playing music
  • beverages and refreshments

About Jordan Elise:

Jordan Elise Perme is the creator of Horrible Adorables; a collection of faux taxidermy mounts featuring strange creatures and wonderful wonders! Jordan dreams up the creatures from the most peculiar part of her imagination and then sculpts each one-of-a-kind Horrible Adorable from foam, wool felt, and eerily realistic glass eyes. In 2009 Jordan graduated with a BFA in Fiber and Material Studies from The Cleveland Institute of Art. With a passion for novelty repeat patterns and silly objects, she also works as a freelance toy and textile designer. Jordan has proudly designed for companies such as Little Tikes, Hasbro and JoAnn Fabrics.

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Valentines Day

February 14 is just around the corner! Stop by the store to pick out the perfect gift for your special someone!

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