It’s the season of scouring shop after shop for the perfect, unique, and useful gift. Luckily, there’s lots of stops to be made right here in Surrey at independently owned, small businesses. Here are our top 5 stores that you’ll definitely want to check out while holiday shopping.
If you’ve got a chef or kitchen curator in the family, Greco’s Speciality Foods is the spot for your gift shopping. With a variety of speciality foods like imported cheeses and meats, as well as gourmet ingredients like olive oils and vinegar, this is truly a foodie’s fairy tale.
Not only is the Rustic Rooster a great place to pick up your morning coffee, or convenient lunch, but they also have beautiful displays of quirky and fun gifts. With everything from fun mugs to beautiful home decor items, you’re sure to find something totally unique.
You may know Potters as the spot to pick up your annuals or potting soil, but you don’t know Potters until you’ve visited during the holiday season. Potters is seriously serious about Christmas, we’re talking wall-to-wall decorations, as well as a plethora of fun gifts. If you know a hot sauce lover, they have encyclopedias of hot sauce, as well as trains, and themed decks of cards, among many other gift ideas.
For a truly one of a kind gift, head to the Loafing Glass Shed Studio, where artist Robert Gary Parkes creates beautifully crafted glass-blown treasures. From vases to platters, bowls to paperweights, and the most beautiful ornaments you’ve ever seen, these little masterpieces are a great personal gift to give.
One of the best parts of the holidays is all that decadent dessert. For something truly unique, Into Chocolate offers pretty much any kind of chocolate your heart could desire. From locally crafted Belgian chocolates to Cuban Lunch made in-house, there’s something for every kind of sweet tooth out there!