Lynnfield Gift Guide: Some Local Ideas
Stuck doing some last minute Christmas Shopping? Avoid the mall, shop in town
As Christmas Day approaches Lynnfield residents are among the many out finishing last minute holiday shopping. Instead of getting stuck in mall traffic as you finish your Christmas shopping, check out some great local businesses that have a lot to offer for fantastic holiday gifts.
1. Spa Gift Certificate from Venezia Day Spa: A gift certificate to the spa will please a variety of people on your shopping list. Gift certificates can be purchased in any amount and redeemed for a variety of spa services. Current specials that can be enjoyed are 20% off a facial with Renee (regular price is $80 and up), a manicure/pedicure combination for $40 and a 60 minute massage for $60. Venezia also offers a Spa Card program, so as customers return they can receive points and receive complimentary services.
2. Jewelry from Baubles Fine Jewelry: Baubles offers a variety of jewelry at any price. Popular choices this holiday season have been pieces from the Angel Wing Collection, which range in price from $99 and up. Another popular choice has been the Dazzle earrings, which range in price from $26-$36. At Baubles you are sure to find something to make that special person on your list smile. Additionally, once you make your purchase, you can have it gift wrapped in store so it's ready to go under the tree as soon as you get it home.
3. Floral Arrangements, Christmas Centerpieces and more from Flowers by Botticelli: At Botticelli's you can find gifts for friends, relatives or the host of a holiday party you are attending. Centerpieces, vases, wreaths, boxwoods, trees, poinsettias and floral arrangements are all available. Orders need to be placed by Thursday in order to be ready for Christmas day, but the options are limitless. Baskets start at $35 and can take a variety of forms. If you have some items you have picked up and want arranged in a basket with a floral design, you can bring it down and a basket can be created. These baskets are especially great when centered around gift certificates.
4. Gift Certificate to Bostonville Grille: A gift certificate to Bostonville Grille will please a variety of people this holiday. Gift cards can be used in the restaurant, arcade, billiard room or bar, so it's perfect for almost anyone. Especially great for any sports fan, the gift certificate provides the opportunity for anyone to come on down and enjoy a drink and meal while watching the big game on one of the 200 plasma TVs.
5. Chocolate from the Chocolate Truffle: The Chocolate Truffle offers a variety of options for the sweet tooth on your Christmas list. From the chocolate pizza to their signature truffles, you are sure to find something to bring home for under the Christmas tree.
Editor's Note: One more idea for a Lynnfield-based last minute gift is a membership in the town historical society. Annual memberships are $35, while a lifetime one is $100. Send name, address, phone, email, of giftee and check to LHS, Box 274, Lynnfield, Ma 01940.