Once again Christmas seems to have arrived all too quickly.
With just about a week left to finish your Holiday shopping, many Woodstock residents are feeling the pinch, wondering where to find last-minute Christmas gifts here in town—besides the local Wal Mart!?
Don’t fret! Here are five great (local) Woodstock businesses where you can find great gifts this Holiday Season that are sure to please anyone who’s still on your list.
Perfect for: New homeowners, Parents, In-laws
If you’ve ever driven through downtown Woodstock you’ve likely done a double take while passing the cleverly named “Well Hung” Home Decor shop located on the southwest corner of Dundas and Wellington.
Inside you’ll find a refreshing selection of home decor items that are sure to please even the toughest person on your Christmas list.
Perfect for: Partner/spouse, Parents, In-laws
For over 15 years local florist Erik Wesseling has been providing Woodstock residents with some of the most stunning, unique and original Christmas gifts for the special women in your life – be it your mother, wife or daughter.
Order online from a wide selection of beautiful floral arrangements, or stop by the shop and tell Erik or his team of designers what you’re thinking, and let them work their “Holiday Magic”.
Perfect for: Partner/spouse, children
If there’s ever a time to give someone chocolate, it’s at Christmas, right? Which is why Woodstock’s very own Habitual Chocolate is on our list of places to get great last minute gifts this Holiday season.
Not only does this local chocolatier offer delectable treats made from the very best cocoa beans, their Facebook page shows a selection of gift packs, customizable packaging, and even Habitual Chocolate apparel for the chocolate lover in your family!
So don’t be a shmuck and give someone you love a box of Turtles (again). Give them something they’ll remember!
Perfect for: New parents, expectant parents
Do you have a set of “new or expecting parents” on your Christmas list this year?
If so, be sure to stop into Woodstock’s one and only baby shop where you’ll find some of the newest, coolest and most sought after “parenting tools” at unbeatable prices!
I know what you’re thinking. “I don’t know the first thing about baby stuff” and that’s okay! The Baby Bumpz staff are extremely knowledgeable and more than happy to help you choose a gift that has the potential to make you look like a hero and a saint at the same time!
Perfect for: Wife, girlfriend, mother, daughter, co-worker
For all you guys out there who still haven’t bought your significant other a gift this Christmas, luckily there’s Scotch and Lace.
Browse their extensive (and affordable) selection of women’s clothing, outerwear, and accessories online where they’ll provide free local delivery. Or check out one of their “pop-up shops” around Woodstock this Holiday season.
From what I’ve seen, you’d really have to try hard to pick something your mother, wife or girlfriend wouldn’t love from Scotch and Lace, so no excuses guys!
There you go Woodstock! Five totally local businesses where you can still get great Christmas gifts for those on your list this Holiday season.
What’s your favourite Woodstock shop? Share it with us in the comments or on our Facebook page.