Still have Valentine's Day shopping to do? Check out these gift ideas from local shops in the Tri-State.
Friendly Market's newest neighbor, Butcher Betties, is offering bouquets of a different variety in time for Valentine's Day: candied bacon chocolate roses. Owner Allison Hines is also serving up handmade beef pies in collaboration with Pie Birds.
This month Queen City Cookies is offering a special selection of Valentine's Day themed cookies. Their handmade sweets make the perfect gift for anyone on your Valentine's Day list. Two locations: Findlay Market and Northside at 1662 Blue Rock St.
Mica 12/v at 1201 Vine Street in Over-the-Rhine is a family-owned shop that focuses on local and indepentent artists so you'll be sure to find something truly unique for your signifiant other.
For those who want to give a traditional gift, then look no further than Poeme, located at 3446 Michigan Ave. in Hyde Park. This boutique offers an array of gifts from custom stationary to Valentine's Day cards you won't find anywhere else.
Northside's Fabricate (4037 Hamilton Avenue) has an array of quirky gifts made by local artists that range from organic cosmetics, jewelry, clothing and more. Whether you're shopping for the guy or gal in your life, there's something for everyone.
Freshly roasted coffee makes for a great gift anytime of the year and Valentine's Day is no exception.Check out Lookout Joe's, located at 3181 Linwood Ave. in Mount Lookout, for a variety of roasts to choose from.
If you're looking to switch it up this year, try swapping out a dozen roses for a dozen of Holtman's donuts. This long-time Tri-State favorite is is serving up special Valentine's Day themed pastries this year at all three locations.
Don't forget about the furry ones this Valentine's Day! Strasse Dog in MainStrasse Village, located at 605 Main St. in Covington, has a variety of pet toys that make for great gifts.
For the beer and wine lover in your life, Dutch's Bar in Hyde Park,3378 Erie Ave., offers more than 800 beers and 300 wines to choose from making it a one-stop shop for Valentine's Day gift.