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Surprise Your Sweet One this Valentine’s Day with Unique, Local Gifts

Valentine’s Day is fast approaching. Ditch the apps and online shopping. NEPA’s got tons of locally-owned shops and boutiques just teeming with special treats to surprise your sweetheart. And, if you think about it, when you buy local, you’re spreading even more love in your community.

We recently stopped by a handful of local shops in search of that perfect Valentine’s Day gift. Lucky for you, we happen to love shopping. So yeah, we found about 30!

Win the hearts and minds of the ones you love with this handy local gift guide.

Bella Faccias

Old Forge, PA

This unique, gourmet chocolate company prints messages, photos, logos or even business cards directly onto their chocolates. Bella Faccias also offers delicately designed gift baskets, Belgian truffles, chocolate covered fruit platters and so much more.

Indulge your sweetheart’s sweet tooth with festive chocolate bars, assorted brownie pops and signature assorted chocolates.


Shavertown, PA

This small and cozy boutique in Shavertown offers high-end, luxurious merchandise for women looking to elevate their wardrobe. Buka offers the optimal shopping experience with a personal touch and a knowledgeable, professional staff.

Surprise your special lady with western-chic bags and clutches, Lilla P sweaters or go classic with comfy, designer denim.

Drasdis & Son

Pottsville, PA

Drasdis & Son has everything from men’s formalwear to casual everyday staples. Whether it’s a sharp, refined suit for a special event or a cool hoodie and tee for the weekend, they’ve got you covered. And when you spend $100 or more, you’ll get 10% off with our exclusive DiscoverNEPA Deal.

Elevate your man’s style with a new pair of Devil Dog jeans, a new outfit from LINKSOUL, and fresh shirts from The Normal Brand.

The Haberdashery

Forty Fort, PA

The Haberdashery is a men’s clothing shop located in the 900 Rutter complex in Forty Fort. “Dress for Life,” is their motto. And bringing high-end men’s fashion to NEPA is their calling.

Spoil the studs in your life with shirts from Maceoo, a variety of ties and cufflinks from Stefano Milano, and a custom scent from Perfumery 77. A stylish Barbour flask is also a nice touch.

Michael Mootz

Wilkes-Barre, PA

For over 40 years, Michael Mootz Candies & Creamery has been a beloved NEPA stop for all things chocolate. Their delicious treats include classic chocolate molds, decadent fudge, and their famous peanut butter Meltaways to name just a few. 

Win your Valentine over with milk chocolate pops, an assorted box of chocolates, and minty Meltaways.

Monzie's Floral Design

Tunkhannock, PA

Nothing says Valentine’s Day like a beautiful bouquet of flowers. You’ll find just that and more at Monzie’s in Tunkhannock. This full-service flower shop offers fresh, vibrant blooms from local and regional farms.

Sweep your partner off their feet with picture-perfect arrangements of everything from delightful daisies to bold red roses and then some.


Clarks Summit & Scranton, PA

Noteology is a one-stop-shop for self care items. They have a huge selection of perfumes, soaps, body cremes, and candles to browse and sample. They even offer a custom perfume studio where you can create your very own scent.

Give that most beloved gift of “treat-yo-self” with delightful scents, candies, bath bombs, soaps and custom gift sets.

Scranton Running Company

Scranton, PA

Scranton Running Company is a one-stop shop for local runners, walkers and fitness enthusiasts. The shop features an experienced, helpful staff along with a wide selection of footwear, apparel, accessories and nutritional items. Use the exclusive DiscoverNEPA Deal when you spend $100 or more at checkout and receive $15 off. There are limited quantities available and this cannot be combined with any other offer.

Keep the runner in your life on the move with a new Scranton Running pullover, gloves, headbands and sunglasses.

Studio M

Kingston, PA

Find that “just right” piece of jewelry at this family-owned shop in Kingston. Studio M carries hundreds of unique pieces from some of the world’s most popular jewelry lines. The store also specializes in custom-designed jewelry for everyday wear and special occasions.

Bling out your Boo with a unique piece from Firefly, Sea Lily, or Lotus & Luna.

Valentine's Jewelry

Dallas, PA

Make this a February to remember with a special piece from this popular Back Mountain jewelry shop. Valentine’s Jewelry offers an extensive selection of necklaces, rings, bracelets, earrings, watches and more. And you’ll save when you use our exclusive DiscoverNEPA Deal.

Make your sweet one stand out with pieces from Charles Garnier, Shy Creations, Hearts on Fire and Gems 1.

Article Updated from its Original Version Published on 1/28/22.