BRONXVILLE, N.Y. -- It's an annual dilemma -- what to get your special someone for Valentine's Day? For those short on time we've rounded up a list beyond the usual chocolate and flowers. Even better -- especially with the never-ending who-knows-if-it-will-snow-or-not forecast -- our list keeps you close to home.
Weezie D : Blush tones are the new up-and-coming color, though red wins hearts for Valenine's Day. At Weezie D, you'll find a riot of colors on a variety of women's wear, from T-shirts to dresses. Love it: 15 Park Place, (914) 337-1008, www.weezied.com/ .
Dobbs & Bishop : Get something sweet for your sweetie. Crown maple syrup is ideal for pancakes for the kids or even as a cocktaiil ingredient for the special gourmand in your life. Love it: 107 Pondfield Rd., (914) 361-1771, www.dobbsandbishop.com/ .
Kensington Paper : This intimate store always charms with its array of gift and stationary items. Choose among an "XOXO" pad, decadent candles and lotions, along with other "gotta have it" items. Love it: 82 Kraft Ave., (914) 793-2619.
The Silk Road: How can you not love something that gives back? Buy something from Ten Thousand Villages here and the retailer donates the profits back to the artisans who made them. This Valentine's Day, you'll find Two Hearts Candle Set from India and a Lovebirds Cinnamon Box made in Vietnam. Love it: 101 Pondfield Rd., www.thesilkroadny.com/ .
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