Valentine’s Day Gift Ideas

“Love is in the air” and as we approach Valentine’s Day, here are some fun facts about this annual celebration.

  • Approximately 141 million Valentine’s Day cards are exchanged worldwide every year, making it the second most popular greeting card–giving occasion, after Christmas.
  • The first Valentine’s Day box of chocolates was introduced by Richard Cadbury in 1868.
  • Every Valentine’s Day the city of Verona, Italy, is flooded with letters addressed to the fictional “Juliet” from William Shakespeare’s “Romeo and Juliet.”
  • The greatest structure built in the name of love: the Taj Mahal in India. The building was created by Emperor Shah Jahan in memory of his late wife.
  • In Finland Valentine’s Day is called Ystävänpäivä, which translates into “Friend’s Day”. It’s more about remembering your buddies than your loved ones.

And our final fact is that Kingsway Mall retailers’ are ready for Valentine’s Day with an impressive array of gift ideas that your loved one(s) will fall in love with.

 

Valentine’s Day Gift Ideas

“Love is in the air” and as we approach Valentine’s Day, here are some fun facts about this annual celebration.

  • Approximately 141 million Valentine’s Day cards are exchanged worldwide every year, making it the second most popular greeting card–giving occasion, after Christmas.
  • The first Valentine’s Day box of chocolates was introduced by Richard Cadbury in 1868.
  • Every Valentine’s Day the city of Verona, Italy, is flooded with letters addressed to the fictional “Juliet” from William Shakespeare’s “Romeo and Juliet.”
  • The greatest structure built in the name of love: the Taj Mahal in India. The building was created by Emperor Shah Jahan in memory of his late wife.
  • In Finland Valentine’s Day is called Ystävänpäivä, which translates into “Friend’s Day”. It’s more about remembering your buddies than your loved ones.

And our final fact is that Kingsway Mall retailers’ are ready for Valentine’s Day with an impressive array of gift ideas that your loved one(s) will fall in love with.

 

Gift Ideas Under $100

We’re in the home stretch, Christmas is only a week away! Here’s our final post on gift ideas…these one are $100 & under.  At this price point, there’s lots to choose from. For kids, there’s the very popular Hatchimals Surprise, available at Hudson’s Bay or a skate board from Zumiez.  If you saw Star War’s this weekend, The Disney Store has Lego Star Wars sets or if you prefer the movie, Coco, they have a Miguel fashion backpack. There’s lots of jewelry choices at this price point from Pandora, Fossil, Peoples, Ben Moss and Micheal Hill. If someone on your list loves chocolate, how about a pail full from Purdy’s.

No time to wrap your gifts? Visit Kingsway’s Wrap & Roll Gift Wrapping Centre located beside Sephora. They’ll beautifully wrap your gifts for a donation with 100% of the proceeds donated to the Edmonton Public Schools Foundation.

Gift Ideas Under $75

In two weeks it will be Christmas! How’s your shopping coming along? We’ve been busy looking for unique gift ideas for you that are under $75. In this price range there are a great selection of items including gift sets for the beauty lover from Sephora, LUSH and Shoppers Drug Mart. The Think & Learn Teach ‘n Tag Movi, an interactive toy from Mattel’s Fisher Price division, is one of the top toys for kids this Christmas. And who wouldn’t love a cozy pair of slippers or plush robe to take off the chill. There’s lots more ideas here so have a look.

Gift Ideas Under $50

Only 21days til Christmas! How’s your shopping coming along? To help you, we’ve put together some really fabulous gift ideas that cost $50 or under. One of the items is Hudson, Hudson’s Bay limited- edition, annual Charity Bear.  Through the HBC Foundation’s HEADFIRST program, 100% of the net proceeds will be donated to ‘Bring Change to Mind’, a nonprofit organization dedicated to encouraging dialogue about mental health, and to raising awareness. What a ‘WIN-WIN’… a gift that gives back to a great cause.

Gift Ideas Under $20

The holiday spirit is in full swing at Kingway mall. Santa has arrived and our stores are filled with great gift ideas.  Here’s just a sampling at what’s available for $20 or less.  And remember, a photo with Kingsway’s Santa would make a wonderful keepsake gift for family members. 

Holiday Gifts Under $10

Can you believe it, only 33 days til Christmas.  Have you started your shoppingyet? Well there’s no need to panic because  in the coming weeks, we’ll help make the task easier for you by highlighting some really interesting gift ideas available at Kingway Mall retailers. Take a look at what you can purchase for $10 or under. Amazing isn’t it! They’re perfect to use as stocking stuffers or for ‘Secret Santa’ gift exchanges at office parties.