Alaina Brandenburger


Hate it or love it, Valentine’s Day is almost here, and it’s all about showing that special someone how much you care about them. With just a few days left, there is still time to get a thoughtful and meaningful gift to show your love. Whether you’ve already got a good idea about what you want to get or still need help deciding on that perfect gift, you have several options. Check out one of these stores and find a sexy and romantic gift or a sweet and sentimental gift. Whatever you choose, your Valentine is sure to love it.

Peppercorn Gourmet Gifts
1235 Pearl St.
Boulder, CO 80302
(303) 449-5847

With a plethora of gifts from which to choose, you’ll be sure to find the perfect one for your Valentine. With fine linens, bath and body products, accessories and more, there is something for everyone. Spice up the bedroom for Valentine’s Day with an elegant new duvet cover, or buy some new cookware and make a great meal for that special someone. This store not only offers a varied selection of merchandise, it also sells Colorado-specific products, so you can support the local economy while shopping for a gift. Gift cards and gift baskets are also available.

248 Detroit St.
Denver, CO 80206
(303) 394-1060

SOL is one of the most well-known lingerie stores in the Denver area. It carries products from Andres Sarda, Marie Jo and more. This shop offers a wide selection of merchandise ranging from flirty and innocent to spicy and naughty but all the products are sophisticated and sexy. Your Valentine will love anything from this store, whether it’s a chemise, a nightie or anything else. The sales people know their stuff, too, so this is a good resource for the flummoxed. Stop in and talk about your lady’s personality so you can choose something that is sure to be a hit.

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Voila Spa And Parfumeria
2150 Curtis St.
Denver, CO 80205
(303) 292-2728

This full-service salon and spa is a great place to treat your loved one to a day of pampering. You can choose a gift package and send your special someone out for a day of rest and relaxation. This salon also features a custom Parfumerie run by Michelle Roark. Steal your sweetie’s favorite scent and bring it in to create a custom fragrance for your Valentine. You can also choose from a variety of spa products to recreate the spa experience in your home if you prefer a night in.

Hammond’s Candies
5375 Washington St.
Denver, CO 80216
(303) 333-5588

Since 1920, Hammond’s has treated Denverites to sweet confections of all types. In addition to a variety of candy and gift options, you can also tour the factory – a fun and interesting Valentine’s date option. Hammond’s offers several Valentine-specific options from gift boxes to heart-shaped lollipops that add a finishing touch to any gift. Guests also have the option of customizing their own gifts so if you have a Valentine with food allergies or discerning taste, this shop is an excellent resource.

Pandora On The Hill
220 East 13th Ave.
Denver, CO 80203
(303) 832-7073

Sometimes even a silly gift can be one of the most meaningful. The wide variety of eclectic jewelry and knick knacks to be found at Pandora On The Hill are just the right blend of fun and sentimental to let your valentine know how in tune you are. Pick up an interesting necklace or bracelet, or move beyond accessories and select the perfect picture frame, bath and body product, or unique niche-gift that represents just what makes your romance unique.