5 shops for last-minute gift ideas in The Woodlands area

Duette Gifts and Paper offers a wide selection of custom and designer paper lines for cards of every occasion that can be printed in-house or off-site.

Duette Gifts and Paper offers a wide selection of custom and designer paper lines for cards of every occasion that can be printed in-house or off-site.

Here are a few local businesses in The Woodlands area where residents can shop for last-minute gifts.


1. Cupcakes & Bubbles
This bar and bakery specializes in organic cupcakes, champagne and sparkling wine, available in gift boxes. Retail gift items are also available. 26400 Kuykendahl Road, Tomball. 832-559-7511. www.cupcakesandbubbles.com





2. Duette Gifts and Paper
This locally owned gift shop specializes in one-of-a-kind merchandise and personalized products for all ages in addition to customizable stationery and paper products.1201 Lake Woodlands Drive, Ste. 2196, The Woodlands. 281-419-0773. www.duettegiftsandpaper.com





3. Schakolad Chocolate Factory
Gift-givers can create their own gift box of signature truffles at this European-style retail chocolate boutique. 1500 Research Forest Drive, Shenandoah. 281-292-9900. www.schakolad.com





4. Tumbleweeds & Notions
Owned by mother-and-daughter team Caroline and Christy Powell, this boutique offers a selection of locally sourced home decor items, gifts, women’s clothing and accessories. 8021 Research Forest Drive, Ste. C-1, The Woodlands. 832-510-3585. www.facebook.com/tumbleweedsandnotions





5. Vomfass The Woodlands
This German-based, locally owned franchise boasts a selection of cold-pressed oils, flavored vinegars, spices, spirits and infused liquors, available in gift baskets. 1950 Hughes Landing Blvd., Ste. 1800, The Woodlands. 281-296-7102. https://thewoodlands.vomfassusa.com


By Hannah Zedaker

Editor, Spring/Klein & Lake Houston/Humble/Kingwood

Hannah joined Community Impact Newspaper as a reporter in May 2016 after graduating with a degree in journalism from Sam Houston State University in Huntsville, Texas. In March 2019, she transitioned to editor of the Spring/Klein edition and later became the editor of both the Spring/Klein and Lake Houston/Humble/Kingwood editions in June 2021. Hannah covers education, local government, transportation, business, real estate development and nonprofits in these communities. Prior to CI, Hannah served as associate editor of The Houstonian, interned with Community Impact Newspaper and spent time writing for the Sam Houston State University College of Fine Arts and Mass Communication and The Huntsville Item.