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Valentine’s Day gift guide: Great places to find something for your honey in Dayton

Love is in the air and Valentine's Day is approaching fast! If you’re looking to do some shopping for your Valentine, we have a few suggestions. Thanks to Dayton's unique local businesses, it's easy to stick with the tried and true traditional favorites, or you could try a new approach with gifts your sweetheart might not expect.

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Agnes & Orson

514 E 3rd St, Dayton 

From cards to mugs to sweet gifts for your one true love, Agnes & Orson has everything you need for your Valentine's shopping this year.

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Luna Gifts & Botanicals

261 Wayne Ave, Dayton 

If you love someone who loves plants, this is the perfect place! It's also great for tea lovers, fans of cute mugs, jewelry, and more. Plus, treat your love to a selection of crystals!

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Esther Price

1709 Wayne Ave, Dayton 

Of course chocolate is a traditional favorite Valentine's gift, but when you buy your sweetheart something sweet from local chocolatier Esther Price, you'll definitely be the best Valentine ever!  

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Hedges & Wolf

504 E 5th St, Dayton 

Shopping for a fashionista? You should definitely stop in Hedges & Wolf and pick out something pretty for your special someone. Featuring clothing, shoes, accessories, and jewelry, as well as men's grooming items, this is the perfect place to get a gorgeous gift. Plus, you're just in time to enjoy some serious savings as Hedges & Wolf makes room for the season. 

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Ed Smith Flowers & Gifts

209 W. Riverview Ave., Dayton 

What could be a better standard Valentine's gift than flowers? In the dark, cold winter nothing is lovelier than the colorful hint of spring days to come.  

Galentine's chocolates from Heart Mercantile. CONTRIBUTED

Heart Mercantile

438 E 5th St, Dayton 

Where else would you think to go for Valentine's shopping than the place with Heart in the name? Heart Mercantile has the Valentine's market cornered with both sweet gifts for your one and only, as well as gifts that range from funny to sexy and everything in between. Heart offers plenty of cards, shirts, books, jewelry, and keepsakes so it's easy to find the perfect gift. They even have Galentine's chocolates!  

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464 E. 5th St., Dayton 

Show your Valentine how warm your heart is by making sure their head is warm, too. Brim offers a wide selection of hats in all styles making this the perfect location for a non-traditional Valentine's gift. Pick up a pair of gloves or a stylish tie for your Valentine here as well!

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