Chicago & Beyond
Einnim Candle Bar + Apothecary | Oak Park
For couples looking to create something this Valentine’s Day, the Chicago-based Illinois Made Maker, Einnim in Oak Park, offers a Private Date-Night Candle Making Session where you can hand-make a candle.
Scratchboard Kitchen | Arlington Heights
For a delicious Valentine's Day dinner, Scratchboard Kitchen is offering a special five course dining experience from Executive Chef Grace Goudie, featuring ingredients that make the perfect pair!
Aracely's Bakery | Cicero, Melrose Park, Franklin Park
In a celebration of sweets and baked goods, Aracely's Bakery serves up cupcakes, doughnuts with sprinkles, cannolis, bread puddings and so much more, using authentic Mexican recipes.
Brown Sugar Bakery | Chicago
Chicagoans (and even politicians like Vice President Kamala Harris) agree that Stephanie Hart’s Brown Sugar Bakery serves up the tastiest treats—including their iconic caramel cake.
Vintrendi Wine Company | Park Forest
Old-world wine-making meets today’s taste buds at Vintrendi Wine Company in Park Forest—including unique varieties like blackberry wine and honey rosé.
Anderson’s Candy Shop | Richmond
Shower your Valentine with some sweets made by one of the best candymakers in the country. At Anderson’s Candy Shop, you’ll find truffles, hand-dipped chocolate-covered strawberries, a heart-shaped box of chocolates and more!
Noir d’Ébène Chocolat et Pâtisserie | Evanston
Indulge in an edible gift from Evanston’s Noir d’Ébène Chocolat et Pâtisserie and be transported to Europe. These tasty treats are made with fresh ingredients like Madagascar Bourbon vanilla bean paste and French sea salt.
Edgewater Candles | Evanston
Brighten your special someone’s day with a freshly made, all-natural candle from Edgewater Candles—available in scents like orchid neroli, tomato leaf and rosemary grapefruit.
Justice of the Pies | Chicago
A Chicago bakery that specializes in sweet and savory pies, tarts and quiches, Justice of the Pies was started by owner Maya-Camille Broussard to honor her late father, a criminal defense attorney with a passion for baking and eating anything made with a crust!
MASHALLAH | Chicago
Since 2011, MASHALLAH has crafted jewelry using recycled semi-precious metals derived from electronic waste—meaning your loved one can sparkle without harming the planet.
Hollingworth Candies | Lockport
Satisfy your sweet tooth with Hollingworth Candies' signature toffee, caramel apple, molded chocolates and more!
Black Dog Gelato | Chicago
One taste of silky and flavorful gelato from Chicago’s Black Dog Gelato, and you will temporarily fade away to the cobblestones of Italy.
Katherine Anne Confections | Chicago
Using farm fresh ingredients from local farms in Illinois, there is something for everyone at Katherine Anne Confections, whether it’s homemade marshmallows, handmade caramels or their famed thick hot chocolate.
Hearth & Hammer General | Batavia
Find all of your Valentine’s Day gift needs under one roof at Hearth & Hammer General—including stationary, fragrance sets, face masks, tea blends and jewelry.