The Ultimate Guide to Finding the Perfect Gift

The holiday season is upon us. Looking for the perfect gift may seem impossible, but fear not! Our local shops in downtown Franklin will help you find exactly what you're looking for. This is the ultimate guide to finding the perfect gift for everyone on your list this year.

Franklin Jewelers. If you're looking for something extra special, Franklin Jeweler's has your back. Whether you're looking for a watch for him, earrings for her, or you're ready to pop the question, they have jewelry to fit any taste! Did you know they do on-site repairs that are usually completed within a day? They also offer to check and clean your jewelry for FREE. How awesome is that?

Salvage Sisters Antique Market. A place full of repurposed and salvaged antiques. There are over 31 vendors in the shop who offer one-of-a-kind items.

JP Parker Flowers. Are you looking for a gift that shows someone how much you care? JP Parker Flowers can create beautiful custom designs with a personal touch. You can add more than just flowers to your order to give it an extra special touch. They even offer delivery!

Madison Street Salvage. Is there someone on your list who loves antiques? Madison Street Salvage is the perfect place to go! Their mission is to preserve first, salvage second. 100% of their profits benefit 501c3 Non-Profit Franklin Heritage Inc. projects like The Historic Artcraft Theatre.

Elite Salon and Spa. Do you know someone who needs a day to relax? Treat them to a spa day at Elite Salon and Spa. They offer everything from massages, facials, manicures, pedicures, and more!

DJ's Sweet Retreat. Cookies are a perfect and delicious gift to give this holiday! DJ's Sweet Retreat goes above and beyond to create specialized cookies for any occasion. I would almost say they're too pretty to eat, but these cookies are just as tasty as they are pretty!

Wild Geese Bookshop. A perfect place for book lovers! Wild Geese Bookshop has books for everyone - Recipe books, novels, children's books, and more. Did you know they have giftboxes and gift wrapping too? It makes for the most perfect gifts.

Toodleydoo Toys. A place for all things kids. Whether you're looking for interactive toys, books, cars and trains, or dolls and dress up, Toodleydoo Toys has everything a kid would ever want and need.

Farm Girl Mercantile. A great place to find some home decor. Farm Girl Mercantile offers home decor both new and antique, furniture, boutique fashion, and more!

Middle Davids Artisan Candles. Do you have any candle lovers on your list? A candle is a simple gift that goes a long way. Middle Davids Artisan Candles are handcrafted in store. All of their candles are eco-friendly and hand poured with locally farmed soy wax. How cool is that!

Brick Street Boutique. A charming shop with a curated collection of quality styles. No matter what you need - sweaters, denim, accessories - Brick Street Boutique has anything and everything you'll want and need.

The Blackbird Nest. Another wonderful home decor place to shop for some holiday gifts. The Blackbird Nest has a wide variety of vintage, antique, modern farmhouse, rustic, industrial, boho, mid-century modern, eclectic and shabby chic home decor, gifts, and furniture. They also carry Annie Sloan Chalk Paint!

ByTavi Boutique. Another great boutique to shop at! The ByTavi line is produced under fair trade trade principles by a team of talented seamstresses in Cambodia where poverty is widespread. So while you're shopping, you're also helping others!

Gray Goat Bicycle Co. For those people on your list who love adventure. Gray Goat Bicycle Co. offers specialized bike fittings to help you find the perfect bike. They also offer repair services for those who just need tune up.

Vintage Whimsy. You will find a great selection of Antiques, Vintage, Primitives, and more at Vintage Whimsy! They specialize in furniture, home decor, garden relics, architecture pieces, re-purposed treasures, jewelry, & much-much more!

Eclectic Jade. Do you have someone on your list redecorating? Eclectic Jade has a colorful array of ever changing home decor, gifts, and all the vintage inspired things you will love! Bonus: They also offer rental furniture!

Thanks for the Thyme. Do you know someone that loves antiques, collectibles, garden decorations, quilts, primitives and one of a kind fun needful items?? Thanks for the Thyme is the perfect place for you to find a gift!

Downtown Franklin's Holiday Open House is happening now though Saturday, November 14th. Explore, eat, and shop while supporting our local businesses!

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