Winning Wilmington NC Valentine’s Day Gifts

This Valentine’s Day, make the holiday easy on yourself. Just head to one of these amazing stores that make the Cape Fear region their home. Not only are you guaranteed to get a creative, sure-to-be-a-winner gift, but you will also be supporting a locally owned business.

Here are some gift ideas we love:

A room full of hand made candlelight with candles from Candles, Etc

Estate Jewelry from  Ivy Cottage

A gift certificate for hair, makeup, or waxing at Joseph Zell and Company

A couples massage with roses, champagne and local chocolates from Coastal Massage & Spa

Get a little special something for the home at Niche by Custom Home

Monogrammed jewelry pieces, scarves, and unique handbags from Bumblebee Market in Surf City

A unique gift from Blue Moon Gift Shops or one-of-a-kind artwork from Eclipse Artisan Boutique

A box of delicious, quality chocolates from Kilwins in Downtown Wilmington

Tea, spices and recipes from Cape Fear Spice Merchants in Downtown Wilmington

A delicious assortment of olive oils, balsamic’s, martini mixes and spreads from The Olive Shoppe in the Cotton Exchange

Where should you dine on Valentine’s Day?

Reservations for two at at Port Land Grille

Hops Supply Co’s Entree & Dessert Special 

Share Sushi (or not!) at Yosake

Dip and Sip at The Little Dipper

Pre-set Valentine’s Day Menu from Platypus & Gnome

Pre-set Valentine’s Day Dinner for 2 at Smoke on the Water

Romantic Pre-set Valentines Day Dinner at Ruth’s Chris

Panamanian dishes to share at Ceviche’s

Waterfront dining and a special menu from Bluewater Grille