Find the Perfect Valentine’s Gift in Culpeper, VA

February 7, 2024 Food & Drink Things to Do

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This Valentine’s Day, spread love not just to your special someone, but also to the community by choosing to shop at locally-owned businesses for gifts. To give you inspiration, we’ve put together a list of places you might start your visit to Culpeper.

Books, Pets, Hobbies & Toys

Consider these shops when searching for the perfect unique gift for that person in your life that is impossible to shop for.

Le Monkey House offers an eclectic array of apparel, gifts, and provisions. 

Hundred Acre Books is an independent bookstore specializing in a diverse collection of new and used books, along with literary merchandise and handmade gifts. 

Collector’s Den is your one-stop shop for collectibles, video games and consoles, trading cards, crystals and more! 

The Bear and the Blade is an outdoor and knife shop offering a wide range of high-quality knives, camping gear, and outdoor accessories to suit any adventurer’s needs. But that’s not all! They’re also an official seller of Charlie Bears, adorable teddy bears for those who prefer a softer touch.

Reining Cats and Dogs is a woman-owned and operated, pet-themed specialty boutique, focusing on providing eco-friendly and globally responsible products that make a big impact on the heart and mind, while minimizing the carbon paw print.  Find a special gift for both your pet AND human loved ones. 

Food & Drink

Everyone loves a great treat! Try these shops for a variety of specialty products.

Vinosity has a diverse selection of more than 500 wines from all over the world.  Stop in for a bottle, or two and be sure to check out their selection of gift baskets. 

Southside Coffee & Gifts has unique seasonal gifts, items for coffee lovers, artwork from local artists, and special presents for your furry companions.  While you’re there, grab yourself a special drink with festive latte art. 

The Frenchman’s Corner is an independent retailer of Neuhaus chocolates (one of Belgium’s oldest and most famous chocolate makers.)  They also offer high end American made chocolates and toffees, French pastries, as well as, a variety of fine coffees, teas and other gourmet items.  Stop by and grab a premade gift basket, box of chocolates, or build your own chocolate box. 

Craft Beer, Wine & Spirits – Pick up a growler, crowler, or bottle to gift, from any one of (or all of) Culpeper’s great breweries, wineries, or distilleries.

Miss Minerva’s Tea Room has a wide variety of tea sets, loose teas, and mugs.  You can even reserve and gift an Afternoon Tea. 

Beauty & Self-Care

Give the gift of relaxation, Culpeper, VA style!

Skintology offers facials, waxing, and a variety of other services.  Give the gift of self-care to your loved one.

Heavens Touch Spa & Wellness LLC is the ultimate destination for relaxation and wellbeing in Culpeper, VA. Enjoy a range of spa treatments to soothe your soul and invigorate your spirit!

Jewelry, Clothing, & Accessories

Try these shops for the hip fashionista is your life.

Green Roost is a unique gift shop, that specializes in kind-to-the-earth gifts. They aimed to prove that you can make socially-conscious choices in your gift buying, and not sacrifice style or quality. All goods sold are handpicked and carefully thought out with customers in mind. They aim to keep items unique, on-trend, and most importantly, earth-friendly. 

Pepperberries is a fabulous gift and fashion accessory destination in downtown Culpeper, VA.  They offer the latest gift and fashion accessories from Brighton, Pandora, and The Thymes.  In addition, Pepperberries also has a wonderful collection of other unique gifts and jewelry that will help you find either the perfect gift or a little special something for yourself. 

The Salted Lemon offers a wide range of men’s and women’s clothing.  This place is great for those who LOVE to shop, but don’t love the high dollar prices. From boho, chic, to athletic and comfy, they have it waiting for you. 

Fulton Found is a motorcycle themed boutique in Downtown Culpeper. They carry men’s clothing, mid to high end furniture, and gifts with quality being one of their main values. Think, leathers and clean wood lines with a bit of rugged yet refined masculinity. 

The Cameleer carries a wide variety of products from over 80 countries, to include jewelry, clothing for men and women, linens, tableware, housewares, stationary, and anything else that catches their fancy. 


If you’re looking for a specialty gift for the art connoisseur in your life, try these places.

Wine and Design Culpeper – Enjoy a fun night out with friends and family at Wine and Design Culpeper.  Bring your favorite bottle of wine and snacks, and get ready to paint your night away.  You’ll be taught step-by-step from one of our local artists and will leave with your own masterpiece, to keep or gift. 

JIMNI Custom Laser Engraving – If you think it, they can make it!  JIMNI Custom Laser Engraving specializes in wood and metal craft work, all made locally. 

Ines – Is a unique, one of a kind artist who creates jewelry incorporating her love of nature, oriental art, and art nouveau.  They offer shoppers a variety of treasures to choose from.

Quail-at-the-Wood Antiques and Fine Art is a locally-owned and -operated antique shop in Culpeper, VA. Since 1996, they have offered a wide range of authentic art and antiques, as well as professional appraisals and restoration services. Come explore their gallery of one-of-a-kind treasures and find something that speaks to you!

Oak Shade Farm Store offers handmade, fine wood workings made by MelloWood, weavings, hooked rugs, and fiber arts.  Oak Shade Farm Store is open by appointment only – call or text them at (540) 229-1943, or email them at [email protected]

Poppy + Chalk is a business committed to giving pieces of furniture new life.  They feature local artisans, premium DIY supplies, like Annie Sloan Chalk paint, custom furniture painting, and more. 

Floral, Home, and Garden

Find the perfect gift for the home décor and plant lovers on your list.

Botanical Dwellings is a friendly, on trend, and modern home decor + gift shop, in Culpeper, Virginia, inspiring the plant obsessed to create ”living ” spaces in everyday surroundings.  The brand offers a unique shopping experience grounded in their mission of creating pretty spaces where both plants and plant parents thrive. 

Gobbler Hill Farm is home to a 30’ x 48’ greenhouse full of flowering annuals, perennials, succulents, vegetables, houseplants, and more, perfect for the plant lover on your list. 

Homeconomics is a furniture and home goods store committed to bringing customers high quality furniture, home accents and gifts at affordable prices. Their largest and most popular product line is Rowe furniture, crafted in Virginia. In addition to the furniture, personally monogrammed items, glassware, travel bags and jewelry are available. 

Shenandoah Garden Spot offers a variety of home décor gifts including fresh flower arrangements, beautiful floral designs, plants, gift baskets and more. 

After you’re done shopping, grab a bite to eat, spend the night, or try a new, unique experience. Explore Places to Stay, Things to Do, Places to Eat & Drink, and upcoming Events to plan your itinerary.