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Top Places To Buy Handmade Gifts In Denver

May 22, 2012 6:00 AM

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Photo Credit: Pandora on the Hill via Facebook

Photo Credit: Pandora on the Hill via Facebook

Handmade gifts are perfect for people who like to express their uniqueness. They are one-of-a-kind items that can be integrated with anyone’s individual style and personality. Handmade gifts are also versatile and can be for the home, the body or the wardrobe. If you’ve got a person in your life who would appreciate a handmade gift, let your imagination run wild, and visit one of the following stores.
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Caboodle Gifts
1515 S. Holly St.
Denver, CO 80222
(303) 759-3966
www.caboodlegifts.net

At Caboodle Gifts, you can find handmade gifts of all types. Caboodle was founded as a way in which stay-at-home moms could sell their handmade items without having to mass produce them. The store offers an eclectic mix of gifts, featuring everything from handmade soap to stained glass. This store is the perfect one-stop shop for people of all tastes. Caboodle Gifts also offers classes for people looking to tap in to their own creativity; recent classes have included workshops on creating jewelry out of recycled items, working with polymer clay and creating stamped cards.

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MegaFauna
2701 Larimer St.
Denver, CO 80205
(303) 717-9079
www.megafaunastore.com

MegaFauna offers a retail outlet for local artists to sell their art. With apparel, art and accessories that are all locally made, this store is great for a unique gift for someone with a more edgy side. Featuring work from Denver artists such as Kelly Creative, Knotty Gal Creations, Craig Nice, Blue Sky Above, and many, many others, this store features work that is bright, fun and perfect for people with personality. MegaFauna also offers events and promotions with local musicians. As an added bonus, you get to support the local art community while finding a great gift.

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Photo Credit: Pandora on the Hill via Facebook


Pandora on the Hill
220 East 13th Ave.
Denver, CO 80203
(303) 832-7073
www.pandorajewelrydenver.com

This Capitol Hill boutique has been selling unique, hand-crafted jewelry and other gifts to residents of Denver since 1994. Family owned and operated, this boutique features trendy accessories, picture frames, note papers, embroidery kits, aprons, bath and body products and other items like jewelry and quirky gifts (pick up your Jesus action figures here). With a staff that is friendly and helpful, you can have them assist you in finding gifts for anyone. Stop by if you’re in Capitol Hill and pick up a gift for a special someone.

Related: Top Jewelry Stores in Denver

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Polkadot
1577 Pearl St.
Denver, CO 80210
(303) 282-4307
www.polkadotdenver.com

Located in Denver’s South Pearl neighborhood, this store features cute, girly gifts from local artists. At Polkadot, you can find jewelry, purses, cookbooks, wine accessories and much more. This store features gifts that are great for bridal showers, birthday parties and just because. One of Polkadot’s specialties is its custom made gift baskets. Baskets can be made for almost any occasion–have one created as an engagement gift or bring one to a dinner party with some wine. They can even be themed for your own special creation.

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Photo Credit: Talulah Jones via Facebook


Talulah Jones
1122 E. 17th Ave.
Denver, CO 80218
(303) 832-1230
www.talulahonline.com

Talulah Jones offers unique, hand-crafted pieces for anyone of any age. A certified green business, all of the one-of-a-kind gifts sold here are eco-friendly. The store features jewelry, home furnishings, candles, glassware and much more for adults. Those shopping for littles one can also find items such as clothing, toys, books and other items for children. Talulah Jones is a great place to pick up a gift for a baby shower, a kids’ birthday or any other occasion where you’d like a gift for both mom and baby.

Alaina Brandenburger is a freelance writer living in Denver. Her work can be found at Examiner.com.

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