Valentine’s Day Gift Ideas

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February 14th is quickly approaching and The Falling Rock Café and Bookstore has some great last-minute Valentine’s Day gift ideas for the special people in your life!

Jewelry Handcrafted in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula from Lake Superior Jewelry

Donna brought in some of her new pieces and they are so beautiful and unique! The earrings featured below are kiln-fired glass enamel on fine silver, with sterling silver ear wires. The necklaces are hand hammered sterling silver hearts with cubic zirconia accent stones. All necklaces are suspended on a 20-inch sterling silver chain through a double ring bail.

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Beautiful Hand Lettered and Illustrated Poetry Books and Children’s Books

We LOVE books and think there’s nothing more wonderful than sharing the joy of a book with your sweetheart or favorite little person! Some of the best gifts are the books that you also love and can read together. Here are some of our picks for Valentine’s Day available in our bookstore:

Sage Words
by Jet Widick (author) and Kimberly K. Taylor-Pestell (illustrator)

I Love You Just Enough
by Robbyn Smith van Frankenhuyzen (author) and Gijsbert van Frankenhuyzen (illustrator)

Mr. Goat’s Valentine
by Eve Bunting (Author), Kevin Zimmer (Illustrator)

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Falling Rock Café Mug Wall Membership

Does your special someone love coffee, bookstores, live music and trivia? Buy a mug wall membership! For a $50 lifetime membership, you can enjoy $1 unlimited coffee, hot tea or hot chocolate when you sit and sip (no to-go cups). A sweetheart of a deal!

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There are many more unique and creative gifts made by local Michigan artists in our store, as well as framed prints by Phyllis Northup, framed photographs by Kathryn Lund Johnson, and reclaimed wood frames by Greg Roll—all featured on our red art wall!


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When you’re thinking about gifts this Valentine’s Day, there’s no better way to share your love with your significant other and the entire community than by shopping local for Valentine’s Day. When you keep your dollars local, you create a stronger, more vibrant community, and isn’t that the best gift of all?

Falling Rock Cafe and Bookstore