Need a one-of-a-kind gift? Shop Noble to fulfill those Christmas wish lists!
Our Christmas in the Country partners have gift shops with unique choices for gift-giving, with the added benefit of supporting local businesses and attractions.
Annie Oakley Perfumery: The gift shop’s holiday hours are Monday through Friday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the perfumery, 300 Johnson St., Ligonier. Schedule your “Spirit of Christmas” office party with refreshments and special treats on weekdays during December. Call 260-894-7219 or 1-800-652-6642, or email tours@AnnieOakley.com for reservations and information.
Black Pine Animal Sanctuary: Wolf Den Gifts & Things gift shop, 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays, Dec., 5-20, W. 300 N., Albion; 260-636-7383; www.blackpine.org . Shop a wide selection of animal-themes and eco-friendly merchandise including jewelry, home décor, apparel, books, movies, stuffed animals, toys and more. Clearance sale is Dec. 26. Call to inquire about tour options by appointment.
Kimmell House Inn: 1397 N. U.S. 33, Kimmell. Book your Holiday Victorian Tea, featuring seasonal flavored teas by the fire, holiday décor, and delicious scones, sandwiches and desserts in the 1860 inn. Traditional harvest dinners and holiday feasts are available by reservation in November and December. The annual Thanksgiving buffet, also by reservation, is a traditional turkey dinner and sides, made from scratch from heirloom recipes. Order delicious pies, cakes, cupcakes, scones and cookies made to order with a minimum 24-hour notice. Go to www.kimmellhouseinn.com for information, menu and pricing details. Call 260-635-2193 for reservations.
The Lavender Lane: gift shop, Tuesday through Saturday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., 2258 E. Northport Road, Rome City; 260-854-4494; email firstname.lastname@example.org . Year-round shop has fresh and dried lavender bundles, buds and sachets, potpourris, soaps, essential oils, candles, linen sprays, diffuser oils, honey, dry herbal mixes, wooden shelves, outdoor furniture and other gifts made by local artisans.
Moose Lake Christian Craft Village: 11330 E. 500 S., LaOtto; 260-637-2372; email@example.com . An Old Time Country Christmas Festival of Lights, Nov. 28 through Dec. 24. Shop for handcrafted gifts and Amish foods, do photos with Santa, visit the tin-type photo studio, walk around the light display and enjoy children singing carols.
Noble Art Gallery: Shop and browse 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Fridays and Saturdays, Nov. 27-Dec. 20, 100 E. Main St., Albion; 260-564-4283. Find a variety of affordable fine art works, home décor and books, all by local artists, artisans and authors.