Ladies – are you on the hunt for a special Valentine’s Day gift for the man in your life? There are some great ideas available close to home at local businesses here in Hamilton and Wenham.
Picture Frame: At , a silver Bamboo Jewel brand picture frame is a top seller.
“You can put your sweetheart’s picture in it,” said Joan Joslin, who works at the Bay Road store in Hamilton.
It sells for $34.
Tuxedo-themed box of chocolates: Everywhere you see red heart-shaped boxes of candy. But at in Hamilton, there’s heart-shaped boxes “dressed” in a tuxedo for the men.
Josette Stlinger, an employee at the store, said more than half the Railroad Avenue store is currently devoted to Valentine’s Day items, which is the store’s second busiest holiday behind Christmas.
The tuxedo boxes are $14.95.
Personalized stationery: The fine art of hand written notes is not lost, and many men enjoy sending those notes on personalized stationery, according to owner Amy Camerlin.
“You would be surprised at how many men in Hamilton come in and get stationery personalized,” said Camerlin inside her store in the Shoppes at Hamilton Crossing.
It’s a great gift for what might be a hard man to buy for at Valentine’s Day.
A box of Crane & Co. notes starts at $16.
Golf: The mild winter has allowed the golf season to continue at and the season will resume in eary April at . And we know how many men are passionate about golf, so give them a great way to get out on the links close to home. Drop in Lakeview, which is open daily. For Wenham Country Club, leave them a phone message or send them a message through their website and ask someone to get back to you.
Massage: Massages are not just for females – there are some great places to choose from in Hamilton and Wenham where you could get a gift certificate for your man. There’s , , and .