How is it possible that the holidays are upon us? It’s never easy finding thoughtful, unique gifts and this year it seems like an even bigger challenge. Don’t worry, though—shopping is one of our strong points. This week The Newland Smith Team rounds up our fifteen favorite local spots to do some last minute holiday shopping—you’re welcome.
Bluemercury has stores in both Delray and Boca and it’s no surprise why–the chain is a haven for beauty lovers. Bluemercury stores not only offer the most innovative beauty products, but they also have in-house spa treatments such as facials and waxing–perfect for pampering yourself while picking up a gift for the beauty lover in your life.
The Boca Raton Museum of Art’s store is the place to go when you are looking for unique objects, contemporary design choices, toys for kids, handcrafted artisan gifts, and jewelry for him and her. Added bonus: every purchase at the store helps support the Museum’s mission to bring art to our community.
Brooke & Arrow in Delray Marketplace is a fun and trendy women’s boutique. This is the place to go when you’re buying for that Florida woman who is a mix of southern charm and beach babe.
C. Orrico has outposts in Delray, Palm Beach, and Jupiter so no matter where you are in Southeast Florida, you aren’t far from this pink and green mecca. The store sells brands like Lily Pulitzer, Trina Turk, and Tibi and is the perfect place to pick up a present for your favorite prepster.
Circe is a contemporary boutique in the heart of Delray specializing in fine men and women’s clothing accessories as well as beautiful home goods. This is our go-to when looking for gifts for our super stylish friends.
Elegant Child is a Boca staple. The distinctive children’s boutique is the perfect place to get a holiday gift for the little ones in your life–they offer gift wrapping, shipping, monogramming, and special orders.
ECJ Luxe’s Boca outpost is located in the heart of Mizner Park. The store is a purveyor of high-end luxury jewelry goods. Whether you are looking for jewelry, watches, accessories, fine art, or even a Lambourghini, ECJ Luxe has you covered. The showroom is a veritable candy store for adults–but instead of candy, they display diamonds and luxury sports cars.
Haystacks on East Atlantic Ave in Delray sells colorful clothing and accessories made from signature prints and specialty fabrics. The store also sells staple brands like Michael Stars, Three Dot, and Splendid.
Hoffman’s Chocolates in Delray Marketplace and Boca Center sells delicious hand crafted chocolates. This is the place to go for the person in your life with a sweet tooth–think truffles, milk & dark chocolate assortments, double-dipped pretzels, brittles, toffees, and custom orders.
Love Shack is one of our personal favorite places to shop. Located on E Atlantic Avenue in Delray, the store sells haute surfer chic clothing and accessories. The store is beautifully curated and we rarely leave empty handed–we bet you won’t either.
Periwinkle in Delray is the slightly more sophisticated older sister of Love Shack. The boutique offers classic and stylish women’s apparel and accessories and has a well curated selection of unique gifts and home goods.
Sugarboo‘s Mizner Park outpost is our go-to for unique home goods and accessories. The store’s artfully curated collection of treasures offers options for everyone–think barware alongside jewelry, home decor, and toys.
Surf District in Delray is the quintessential beach town surf shop. The store offers casual yet stylish clothing as well as everything you could ever want at the beach. From surfboards to ukuleles, Surf District has it all. They also offer rentals, lessons and birthday beach parties.
The Wine Wave on East Atlantic Avenue, because who (of legal drinking age) doesn’t love getting booze as a gift? The Wine Wave is by far our favorite wine boutique–they offer a well curated selection of wine, champagne, liquor, and beer–and the owners are some of our favorite people in Delray.
Wolf Gallery in Mizner Park is the stuff dreams are made of. The 7,500 offers vintage collectibles from jukeboxes to pinball machines and we are here for it. No matter who you are shopping for, you will be able to find something among the arcade games, toy cars, and life-sized mannequins.