The Southern Coterie Valentine Gift Guide
Buttery crunch meets velvety chocolate with Dottie’s Toffee, a hand-made treat for all ages! This family recipe toffee has been passed down for generations, and makes the perfect gift for friends, family, or yourself. Enjoy the taste of South Carolina’s finest candy.
Caroline Ceramics is known around the southeast for her creamy colors and unique flowers. Each handmade piece of pottery is thrown on the potter’s wheel and adorned with the most delicate of roses, gardenias, and dogwoods. The perfect addition to any Southern home!
Olive & Sinclair Valentine’s Day Heart
Our sweet & spicy Mexican-style chocolate with huge floral notes of Ceylon cinnamon, molded and packaged in a vintage-style heart. Perfect for your Valentine and makes 2 cups of the best hot chocolate you’ve ever tried! Available at Olive & Sinclair’s factory retail store at 1628 Fatherland St., Nashville, TN 37206 and online.
Original Art or Paint and Play offered by Golden Isles artist Cathie Parmelee
Give the gift of original art! Select a bright and beautiful painting for your sweetie by beloved St. Simons Island painter Cathie Parmelee. Or give the art experience and select a gift certificate to one of her popular Paint and Plays. You do not have to be an artist to be a part of this fun and creative Girl’s Night Out! All you have to do is show up and paint and play! Local Artist Cathie Parmelee will provide step-by-step instructions and you will leave with your own version of a Cathie Parmelee original.
Ex Voto Vintage
Who wouldn’t be thrilled to open a gift with this gorgeous necklace inside? Featuring hand-wrapped, rough-cut, smoky quartz stones and an open-work finding which has been cast from an antique belt link, this piece is will get garner lots of favor for the giver. Ex Voto jewelry designer Elizabeth Adams grew up surrounded by art and each piece of jewelry she creates in her Montgomery, AL, studio is indeed a work of art. She finds much of her inspiration from the past and uses vintage pendants, keys, medals and lockets to create these timeless pieces.