Need an ugly sweater for your dog? Or a Millennium Falcon waffle maker for the Star Wars fan on your list? For years, locals have flocked to family-owned Bartell’s for their unique gifts, many of which are made in our very own Pacific Northwest.
If you need some inspiration for that hard-to-buy person on your list, here are a few of our favorite quirky gifts, shopping brands, and present ideas—all of which can be found at Bartell’s.
Archie McPhee. Home of the rubber chicken museum, Archie McPhee is a Seattle icon known for their eclectic toys and collectibles. Because everything they make is designed in Mukilteo, there’s no limit to their imagination. Bartell’s has hand-picked from Archie’s stash for the holidays to bring you all of the weird must-haves. From unicorn squirrel feeders to Sasquatch air fresheners, crazy cat lady games and handerpants, you’re sure to win ALL of the white elephant parties.
Home for the holidays. From Apples & Cotlets to Portlock Salmon, there’s nothing more thoughtful than a care package from the Pacific Northwest. This region is home to some of the most creative artisans who craft everything from PNW themed socks to handblown glass ornaments. You can find a signed cookbook by local author Linda Nicholson, a mustard gift set from Chef Tom Douglas, Seattle skyline puzzles, a Washington State cutting board, and a soothing cup of Market Spice tea.
SEA-HAWKS! Everything for the Seahawks fan with exclusive items found only at Bartell’s. Pick up a Shaquille and Shaqueem Griffin bobblehead or a pair of socks to show your team spirit. Bartell’s has your tailgater covered from thermoses to throws, and in select locations, growlers filled with PNW-crafted microbrews!
Sweet Tidings. For 27 years, Seattle Chocolates has been crafting decadent treats from natural PNW ingredients. Bartell’s has stocked the shelves with Fremont’s Theo chocolate, Chukar Cherries limited edition holiday gift sets, and Almond Roca tinsall of which make perfect hosting gifts and stocking stuffers! And what pairs with gourmet chocolate? Don’t forget to pick up a bottle of Bartell’s wide selection of Washington wines.
Here comes Santa Claus. We’ll let you in on a little-known secret: Bartell’s transforms into a toy store over the holidays! They’ve brought in eco-friendly Green Toys, so that you can fire up your little one’s imagination with Playmobile and Lego building sets, and no-sew quilt and wooden loom crafting kits for the budding artist.
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To grab one of the appealing gifts above or to check out other thoughtful options, visit any of Bartell’s 66 convenient neighborhood locations. You can also browse gift ideas from the comfort of your couch at https://www.bartelldrugs.com/holiday-gift-guide/