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    Find Something Special: Fig’s 2022 Gift Guide

    The holidays are full of celebrations and opportunities to show our appreciation to the ones we love. It may be through a simple note, a homemade baked good, or a thoughtfully selected gift. This year, as you hunt for the perfect present, the ultimate party dress, and the quintessential hostess gift, we ask you to make every choice deliberate and every dollar count. How can you do that? Make your holiday shopping list and hit the streets of the Lehigh Valley. We guarantee that not only will you find the most unique gifts, shopping for your friends and family will go from being an annual routine to an unforgettable experience.

     

    Scroll down and you’ll discover a curated collection of gifts sourced from local retailers. You’ll also see some of the smiling faces of the small business owners who make up our community. Take a look and be inspired!


     

    Wicksquisite Candles

    Quakertown Farmers Market: 201 Station Road, Booth 353A, Quakertown

    484.661.7281 | wicksquisitecandles.com

     

    Sustainable Soy Wax Candles are hand poured and ethically produced with sustainable materials, using candle safe fragrance oils and stored in reusable jars. There’s something for everyone—perfect for the holidays.


     

    Chocodiem

    325 Northampton Street, Easton

    973.518.2789 | chocodiem-us.com

     

    With their 10th holiday season, the creative team at Chocodiem knows how to celebrate! Using authentic Belgian recipes to make truffles, vegan pralines, customized hand painted chocolates, and exquisite chocolate sculptures—Chocodiem has something for everyone on the holiday list!

     

    Custom orders upon request.


     

    Taylor Made Polish

    60 North 4th Street, Easton

    484.548.0367 | makeyourownpolish.com

     

    Taylor Made nail polish kits have an artistic guide and all the tools you need to create your perfect shade. They also offer organic nail care products. Whether a nail polish novice or a mixing master, love is what is felt when the perfect shade is made.


     

    Fox Optical

    26 28 East 3rd Street, Bethlehem

    610.332.2400 | foxoptical.com

     

    Make a statement as you gather with family and friends this holiday season with a pair of frames that will pop from Fox Optical. Dr. Tim Fox takes the time to get to know you—your history, your habits, and your needs—to determine the best way to help you see clearly and stylishly


     

    Seasons

    508 Main Street, Bethlehem

    610.866.2615 | seasonstaproom.com

     

    Sample a few of the world’s freshest and healthiest award-winning olive oils and vinegars from renowned producer and importer, Seasons. They take everyday cooking to a new level. Seasons’ custom gift sets feature their best-selling oil and vinegar options at the taproom and make holiday shopping easy.


     

    Bethlehem House Gallery

    459 Main Street, Bethlehem

    610.419.6262

     

    At Bethlehem House Gallery, original, innovative works are displayed in a beautifully furnished “living space” where you can engage and have a great time interacting with art. The Team at Bethlehem House Gallery is a family—and they want you to feel as if you are visiting the home of a friend. Stop by, say hello, and bring home a beautiful piece of locally made art, for yourself or as a gift.


     

    Designer Consigner

    77 West Broad Street Unit 19, Bethlehem

    610.419.0913 | designerconsignerbethlehem.com

     

    The holiday season is all about indulging in luxury and there’s no better way to do that than by shopping at Designer Consigner. Find all the top brands like Luis Vuitton, Hermes, and Prada—all at a fraction of the cost—perfect gifts for every fashionista on your list! With great deals on unique finds, Designer Consigner savvy shoppers are sure to turn heads this holiday season.


     

    Bloc

    3650 Nazareth Pike, Bethlehem

    484.214.5400 | blocdispensary.com

     

    For all the medical marijuana cardholders in your circle, Bloc Dispensary is a one-stop shop that makes your holiday to-do list easier. With products in the form of flower, edibles, concentrates, vaporizers, and tinctures, they have a little something for everyone. Carrying trusted brands like Grassroots Cannabis, Calypso, Revel, Prime Wellness, and more, you know you’re getting the highest quality. And as always, they make your shopping experience even easier with online purchasing, in-shop kiosks, and curbside pickup.


     

    Midnight Gallery

    4315 Independence Drive, Schnecksville

    610.466.5538 | midnightgallerypa.com

     

    Midnight Gallery is a place to experience something unique, exciting, and deeply rooted in community. With a strong belief in the power of art to bring people together and inspire
    creativity, Midnight Gallery is committed to supporting the arts community in the Lehigh Valley and beyond.

     

    Artists included from left to right: Evan Stutts, Andi Grunberg, Cody Abrachinsky, Anthony Smith Jr., and Emily Strong


     

    Susan Bella Jewelry

    1746 West Allen Street, Allentown

    610.434.8001 | susanbellajewelry.com

     

    Give sparkle this season with a unique gift from Susan Bella Jewelry! They have something for everyone from classic and elegant, to edgy and cool. Who wouldn’t love one of these featured items?

    If you struggle with layering but love the look*, they have expert stylists to help build the perfect jewelry wardrobe that suits your lifestyle and budget. Their brick and mortar is small but mighty—they offer the best curated selection in the Lehigh Valley! Stop in (or shop online) to find the perfect gift for your favorite person or yourself, and see why they have a national following.

     

    *While SBJ doesn’t recommend layering this much, it sure does make for a sparkly, FUN photo


     

    Lara Bly

    202 East 3rd Street, Bethlehem

    484.935.1025 | larably.com

     

    Lara Bly Designs has everything you need to look and feel your best at your next event. From hostess gifts to sparking accessories to the perfect outfit that you will shine in—Lara Bly is your one-stop-shop for all of your event essentials.