Top Spots For Last Minute Gifts In Houston

December 17, 2013 6:00 AM

Are you late for a very important date, like a Christmas party, gift exchange or Christmas Day? Never fear, help is here with five of the best places to pick up the perfect present on your last-minute shopping spree. Avoid the picked-over mall and department stores and head straight to these five locations in Houston to get the gift that will make your friend’s and family’s day.

Accessory Plaza
8000 Harwin Drive, Suite 410
Houston, TX 77036
(713) 975-6714

Here today and gone tomorrow may be the motto for the many amazing accessories that come in and go out the doors of Accessory Plaza. It’s perfect for a stocking stuffer, a last-minute gift or a little extra something to add to the scarf, sweater or items you have already purchased. But the gifts don’t stop at accessories from bangles and bracelets to hair bows and boots. Shoppers may also fine wine tags, handbags, scarves and more during their last-minute perfect present pick up.

Araya Artisan Chocolate
2013 W, Gray St.
HoustonTX 77019
(832) 967-7960

Gourmet sweet treats await at Araya Artisan Chocolate. With a wide variety of delicious delights available, from gift boxes, chocolate collections, bars and dried fruits, there is something for everyone. However, if you feel a visit to the shop may be too much temptation, you can also shop online and ship the perfect last-minute gift to friends and family.

Sensia Studio & Japanese Day Spa
1711 Post Oak Blvd.
Houston, TX 77056
(713) 627-0070

Sensia Studio and Japanese Day Spa provides last-minute shoppers with the opportunity to pick up the perfect gift for their friends and family. Pick up a gift certificate and treat someone special to a gift that lasts long after Christmas Day. After all the hustle and bustle of shopping, entertaining, cooking and decorating, there has got to be at least one person on your list that could use the gift of relaxation at one of Houston’s best day spas.

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Whiteflash Jewelers
2150 Town Square Place, #330
Sugar Land, TX 77479
(832) 2252-6770

You can definitely make a splash with a last-minute gift from Whiteflash Jewelers. One of the best jewelers in Houston, there is a broad selection of gift ideas from earrings to charms, bracelets and bangles, necklaces, rings and more. Conflict-free diamonds as well as more seasonal looking special stones in a variety of settings may make it hard to choose just one, but that is okay, Whiteflash has collections too. Whether you walk out the door with a great big present in a little box or have it shipped to a special someone, you are sure to find one of the best last-minute gifts available in Houston.
Whole Earth Provision Company
2934 S. Shepherd Drive
Houston, TX 77098
(713) 526-5226

There is a little bit of something for everyone at Whole Earth Provision Company. With the variety of gag gifts, greeting cards and children’s gifts, the unique and unusual people on your list will not be disappointed when they receive something from this shop. Think groovy gifts with organic cottons and hemp, clothing, jewelry and accessories. From camping gear to earrings, Whole Earth Provisions decks you from head to toe and provides unique gift ideas, as well as helps you decorate your home.

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Mother of four college to Kindergarten, Lisa Carey is a National and Local writer for Examiner. She brings with her 20 years experience in education, working with families and her enthusiasm for the Houston area. Her work can be found at