Local places to shop for holiday gifts in Spring and Klein

Check out the gifts some Spring and Klein small businesses are offering—just in time for this year’s holiday season.







The Perfect Piece: Wine barrel serving trays


2016 Holiday Gift Guide The Perfect Piece: Wine barrel serving trays[/caption]

A selection of unique decorative serving items made from wine barrels includes a wine glass and bottle display, a cheese serving tray and Lazy Susan trays in several sizes. The store offers an eclectic mix of industrial and rustic furnishings as well as clothing and accessories.


20423 Kuykendahl Road, Ste. 500, spring
832-698-4619
www.theperfectpiecespring.com







2016 Holiday Gift Guide Glow Worm Books: “The Hound of the Baskervilles: another adventure of Sherlock Holmes”[/caption]

Glow Worm Books: “The Hound of the Baskervilles: another adventure of Sherlock Holmes”


The used collectible book, printed in 1902, includes an inscription from 1905. The book is in excellent condition. Glow Worm Books is a new and used bookstore and sells literary accessories.


311 ½ Main St., spring
281-253-0782
www.glowwormusedbooks.com







2016 Holiday Gift Guide Firehouse Music: Fender Acoustic T-bucket 400 CE[/caption]

Firehouse Music: Fender Acoustic T-bucket 400 CE


The electric and acoustic guitar features a flame-mapled top, back and sides, with an inlayed mother-of-pearl sound hole. It was constructed by a professional technician and includes a Fishman preamp. Firehouse Music designs and installs sound, lighting and video for venues and offers lessons and minor repairs.


8320 Louetta Road, Ste. 180, Spring
281-251-8100
www.firehousemusic.net







2016 Holiday Gift Guide Licorice and Lace: Cherry Blossom dress[/caption]

Licorice and Lace: Cherry Blossom dress


The Cherry Blossom dress by Doe a Deer is a bright red dress for children ages 2-6 and features a pattern of rabbits and deer. The store offers items with Christmas colors and patterns as the holidays approach. The store, which offers children’s clothing and accessories, opened in Vintage Park in 2014.


138 Vintage Park Blvd., Ste. K, Houston
832-559-7948
www.licoriceandlace.net







2016 Holiday Gift Guide Texas Star Grill Shop:
Traeger Wood Pellet Grill, Pro Series 22[/caption]

Texas Star Grill Shop: Traeger Wood Pellet Grill, Pro Series 22


The wood-burning grill can smoke, grill, bake, braise and barbecue. It includes a convection fan and digital thermostat. Texas Star Grill Shop sells everything related to barbecue, including accessories. It also offers all-prime meats, including Akaushi beef.


8905 Louetta Road, Spring
346-808-5693
www.texasgrillshop.com







2016 Holiday Gift Guide Space City Audio: Dali Zensor 1[/caption]

Space City Audio: Dali Zensor 1


The speaker is a compact bookshelf speaker, which can be mounted on bookshelves or the wall. It comes in the colors of black ash, light walnut and white. The store is a new and used record store that also sells audio equipment and installs home theaters.


123 main st., Spring
713-366-9472
www.spacecityaudio.com







2016 Holiday Gift Guide Blu Ivory: Holiday bath and home accessories[/caption]

Blu Ivory: Holiday bath and home accessories


Christmas-themed bath and home items, such as scented soaps, candles and lotions by Michel Design Works, are popular holiday gifts. This store sells a range of home decor, accessories and seasonal items.


138 Vintage Park Blvd., Ste. H, Houston
832-559-7029
www.bluivorydecor.com







2016 Holiday Gift Guide Heather’s Peace of Cakes: White Chocolate Wonderland[/caption]

Heather’s Peace of Cakes: White Chocolate Wonderland


The White Chocolate Wonderland is a top seller at Heather’s Peace of Cakes during the holidays. It is white chocolate cake, filled with fudge ganache filling, and includes peppermint frosting, fudge drizzle and is topped with a mini-York Peppermint Patty. Heather’s Peace of Cakes offers pies and eight different flavors of freshly baked cupcakes every day. Everything at the bakery is baked fresh daily.


4711 Louetta Road,  Spring
281-719-8871
www.peaceofcakes.net







2016 Holiday Gift Guide Avenue J Collections:
Assorted gift box sets[/caption]

Avenue J Collections: Assorted gift box sets


Customized and premade gift boxes are available at the store containing a variety of personalizable items. A typical gift box could include a customized wine glass, coffee mug, shirt, a Sarahjane’s oilcloth zipper pouch, Lollia brand lotion, shower gel and bubble bath. Jackie Edwards opened Avenue J Collections on Louetta Road this year after many years in business online selling customized apparel and items.


8220 Louetta Road, Ste. 140, Spring
281-205-7480
www.avenuejcollections.com







2016 Holiday Gift Guide Shannon Fine Jewelry: Vahan stackable sterling silver bangles[/caption]

Shannon Fine Jewelry: Vahan stackable sterling silver bangles


Vahan stackable sterling silver bangles can be worn individually or as a set. Each features a gemstone, such as citrine, onyx or blue topaz, in an ornate setting. Family-owned since 1979, this store specializes in engagement rings, Swiss watches, custom design and full-service jewelry repairs as well as offering a wide range of silver, gold, precious and semiprecious gem jewelry.


6944 FM 1960 W., Houston
281-893-1175
www.shannonfj.com






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By Julie Butterfield
Julie began freelancing with Community Impact in the summer of 2014. She became a full time reporter for The Woodlands in Oct. 2014. In April 2015 she was promoted to Senior Reporter for The Woodlands. Her coverage area, in additional to The Woodlands, is Shenandoah and Conroe ISD.


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