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Top Spots In Connecticut To Shop For Wedding Gifts

June 10, 2014 8:00 AM

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What do you get the happy new couple in celebration of their nuptials? Hopefully the following shopping suggestions will help guide you. There are unique gifts that are one-of-a-kind works of art to a small electric kitchen appliance that is practical to start their new life together. Whatever you decide, you will find something in your price range.

Simon Pearce
125 E. Putnam Ave.
Greenwich, CT 06830
(203) 861-0780
www.simonpearce.com

Simon Pearce creates beautifully designed pieces that are produced using premium quality materials. His personal style as well as his team of glassblowers and potters use traditional techniques that are intended to withstand a lifetime of everyday use. The shop has different price ranges of gifts for you to choose from. You will find glassware and pottery for eating and dining to home accents. Some items can be engraved as well.

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Cloud 9 Living
(866) 525-6839
www.cloud9living.com

If you are looking for a one-of-a-kind gift that the bride and groom are sure to remember, you will find it here. Your gift will create a memory as well as an experience. Purchase a lobster dinner cruise aboard the tall ship Mystic Whaler. Or maybe they would rather experience a romantic dinner and aerial tour by a FAA certified pilot while sipping champagne. See what other gifts are available with this unique site. If they don’t live in Connecticut, see what is available were they do live.

LCR Westport
615 Post Road E.
Westport, CT 06880
(203) 221-8131
www.lcrwestport.com

LCR is an independent boutique of tableware, gift and home decor. Need some assistance? A personal shopper will be happy to help you. The shop carries higher-end manufacturers, as well as, many independent individual artists. You will find brass and silver, dining and entertaining, garden and outdoor accessories as well as frames, kitchen items and more. The shop has gift certificates and free gift-wrapping. LCR will also mail your gift.

Stonewall Kitchen
400 Evergreen Way, Suite 408
South Windsor, CT 06074
(860) 648-9215
www.stonewallkitchen.com

Maybe the gift best suited for the bride and groom are cooking classes. Area chefs at Stonewall Kitchen demonstrate their cooking skills, sharing tips and creating wonderful dishes for you to sample. If they enjoy cooking, you will find kitchen gadgets and appliances. There is an assortment of dinnerware, flatware, glassware and linens to browse. A set of knives are a quality and long-lasting gift along with a sharpener.

Celebrations
330 Pomfret St.
Pomfret Center, CT 06259
(860) 928-5492
www.celebrationsshoppes.com

Celebrations is a gallery as well as a gift shop. It is housed in an 1885 Queen Anne Victorian and has 10 rooms over two floors to browse. You can find original artwork, pottery, hand-blown glassware as well as fused glass, photography, woodworking and sculptures. You will find gifts in all price ranges. Gift wrapping is complimentary.

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Paula Moliver is a noted designer with a specialty in all things related to fiber. She spins and dyes her own yarn and is skilled in weaving and needle arts. She has been widely published in noted magazines including Arts & Crafts, Better Homes & Gardens and the Decorative Painter. Paula is a regular educator at New Pond Farm. She resides in Connecticut. Her work can be found at Examiner.com.

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