Riverfront Activities

Paper Gifts and Keepsakes in Fort Wayne

I don't care how attached to my computer and other electronics I am - nothing feels as thoughtful as whensomething is given to me on a piece of paper. A card, an invitation, etc... call me a romantic. There's just SOMETHING about it that makes it more meaningful.  Luckily, I can get plenty of whatever I'm looking for in this department right here in Fort Wayne. Whether you're looking for general paper keepsakes or Fort Wayne specific items, you're guaranteed to find what you're looking for at one of these shops…

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Think Fort Wayne's local shops for novelties and gifts

There's no reason to shop at a big box store when Fort Wayne has plenty of locally owned treasures. From olive oil to stationary, these local retailers know how to create memorable and one-of-a kind items. Here's an overview of a few of my favorite locally owned destinations: Poptique…

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Shop til you drop at Fort Wayne's locally owned shops

If you're anything like me, you enjoy bringing back gifts from your travels. You won't leave empty-handed after a visit to Fort Wayne. If you're looking to find a memorable gift, look no further than this post. Here are a few Fort Wayne stores you should make a point to visit: The Olive…

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Hedgehog Press Artistic Print Shop

Each time I drive home from downtown, I pass a charming little place on Columbia called Hedgehog Press. I'm sure I'd passed it many times before deciding to stop by and check it out... and I wish I had done so earlier! A unique, specialty print shop like this definitely deserves some…

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I <3 Fort Wayne - Holiday Gift Guide

Do you love Fort Wayne as much as I do? If so, listen up! I enjoy buying my out-of-town family and friends gifts unique to Fort Wayne. Our city is blessed with a plethora of creative entrepreneurs, so it’s not hard to find these gifts, but it is hard to choose just a few. I want to buy them…

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Holly Pop: Pop Up Shopping Downtown

Downtown Fort Wayne comes alive during the holidays thanks to the Downtown Improvement District’s Holidayfest activities. From the Night of Lights to the Holly Trolley Shopping experience, there is something for everyone. My favorite event during Holidayfest is Holly Pop, a three-day pop-up…

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