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Sonoma County Guide to Gifts for Valentines Day 

'Tis said that the greatest gift you can offer someone you love is your TIME. It cannot be bought - it cannot be created, but we certainly can offer it as a slice of our life and therefore as something fleeting, valuable, and irreplaceable. And even with that undeniable truth, we still enjoy giving and receiving tangible gifts. Here's a guide to locally-made gifts that never fail in their traditional role of expressing our love and appreciation.

Sonoma County Chocolatiers

Glen Ellen

Wine Country Chocolate & Truffles  
14301 Arnold Dr. 
707-996-1010
winecountrychocolates.com
We create a delicious selection of Chocolate Truffles inspired by local vineyards as well as fruits, coffees, and liqueurs.

Petaluma

The Sweet Zone
151 Petaluma Blvd. S. #113 
707-765-9866
thesweetzone.com 
Makes their own fudge from Clover Butter.  Comes in many flavors that rotate monthly. 

Santa Rosa

Recherche Du Plaisir  
3401 Cleveland Ave. #9 
707-843-3551
rdpsweets.com
All candy is made by hand on site. European Chocolate, Truffles, Caramels and Gourmet Bars.  

Rainy Day Chocolates
707-366-0420
rainydaychocolate.com
Locally made by Jennifer Daly and sold online and at Made Local 4th St. Santa Rosa, Pacific Market Sebastopol, Bad Ass Cafe Santa Rosa, Andy's Market, Sebastopol, Barrel Brother's Tap Room, Windsor

Sebastopol

Sonoma Chocolatiers inside Infusions Tea House
6988 McKinley St.
707-829-1181
sonomachocolatiers.com
David Gambill makes all his own chocolates of his own invention from dark chocolate.
You can taste your way to the perfect ones to fill a lovely heart.

Eye Candy Chocolatier
6761 Sebastopol Ave. Suite 400  
707-888-0568
eyecandychocolatier.com (website is down, but this is correct)
Our artisan truffles are handcrafted in small batches. Portion of the proceeds goes to glacama research.

Farm Chocolate
707-892-3299
Farmchocolate.com
Handcrafted in microbatches. We take special orders, allow Farm Chocolate to concoct the perfect flavor or dessert for your celebrants. Sold at all 5 Oliver's in the cheese dept, Healdsburg Shed, Andy's Market Sebastopol, Dahlia and Sage Community market in Cloverdale. 

Sonoma 

Chocolate Cow
452  1st St E.  
707-935-3564 
thechocolatecowsonoma.com
2 Generations of Chocolatiers on the Plaza

CocoaPlanet - Chocolate Factory and Tasting Room
921 Broadway 
707-343-7453
cocoaplanet.com
Limited factory tours are available by appointment for parties of 8 guests or fewer - please call for details. Patented innovation suspends drops of filling (or "Pearls of Flavor") within a chocolate disc. The result has only 15% filling versus the 60-80% of sugar-based filling found in most flavor-filled chocolates.

Wine Country Chocolate & Truffles  
414 E. 1st St.
707-996-1010 
winecountrychocolates.com
We create a delicious selection of Chocolate Truffles inspired by local vineyards as well as fruits, coffees, and liqueurs.

Windsor

Powell’s Sweet Shoppe
720 McClelland Dr.  
707-836-0808
www.powellsss.com/go/index.cfm/locations/california/windsor/
Features Local Chocolate from Healdsburg Toffee Co. and has an International Wall of Chocolate - Even a Chocolate Boyfriend. 

Firefly Chocolate
399 Business Park Ct.  
707-861-8504
fireflychocolate.com 
Visit the Studio on Business Park Ct Monday & Wednesday 10-5, call in advance.
Purchase online, or visit website for retail locations around Sonoma County
Firefly Chocolate is the first bean to bar chocolate factory in Sonoma County,
specializing in organic dark chocolate bars of many unique flavors, and also ceremonial drinking cacao. 

 


 

 

Sonoma County Florists

Cloverdale   

Annie’s Floral Express
129 N. Cloverdale Blvd. #8
707-894-4044
anniesfloralexpress.com
Award-winning florist specializing in European designs. Special occasion to décor. Custom arrangments available. Delivery in Cloverdale, Geyserville & Healdsburg.

Duncans Mills

Anitquarian & Florabunda
Lisa Switzer
in the Log Cabin on B St.
707-865-9897  
http://www.sonomacountygazette.com/cms/pages/anfpage.html
Bodaciously beautiful Valentine flowers! Locally grown, clean and long-lasting.  Also featuring spectacular plant baskets, seasonal garden flowers and unusual niche plants. Wedding flowers are my specialty, as are arrangements in vintage vessels and locally grown protea. We deliver!

Healdsburg

Dragonfly Floral
Bonnie Z

425 Westside Rd.
707-433-3739
dragonflyfloral.com
Natural and uncontrived floral design. Complete floral services ranging from single stems to gala affairs. We grow our own plant material! Classes. Order by phone or online.

Uniquely Chic Floral & Home 
423 Healdsburg Ave.
707-433-6694 
uchichbg.com
In business for over 40 years, locally owned and operated, each piece custom made for you

Petaluma

Chalet Florist Inc.
311 Washington St.
707-762-7373
chaletflowers.com
Family owned for over 65 years. Flower arrangements and gift baskets. Same-day delivery to Petaluma and surrounding areas except during holiday rush. Online orders.

Rhapsody Foral Design 
707-765-1107
rhapsodyfloral.com
If you are having a group party or event, this is the place for you. Sherreh customizes each arrangement personally.  Works from her home and takes online orders

Second Street Flowers  
140 2nd St. 
707-559-5243
secondstreetflowers.com
Texture, shape and color. Nature serves as the best inspiration
for our seasonal and textural floral designs.

Rohnert Park

Grohe Florist
Brent and Loraie Wilson

101 Golf Course Dr. #C8
707-584-8940
Groheflorist.com
Family-owned since 1902. Traditional to European and high-style floral arrangements. Locally-grown green and blooming plants. FTD & Teleflora. Extensive local & international delivery.

Santa Rosa

City 205 Flowers
Jill Henry
205 Fifth St.
707-525-8318
city205flowers.com
Flower arrangements, orchids, green plants. Silk & dried flower arrangements. Phone orders. Same-day delivery.

Fleur De Vina
Lisa Holloway, Florist
174 Lark Center Dr.
707-322-8219
fleurdevina.com
Wedding & event florist. Valentines Special! With over 10 years of experience and countless award-winning designs, we will interpret your needs for your special event. 

Floreria Selena
Carlos Ortiz

1170 Sebastopol Rd.
707-579-4274
floriaselena.net
Family Business. Spanish/Latino-friendly. Same-day delivery to Santa Rosa, Sonoma, Cotati, Rohnert Park, Petaluma, Windsor, Healdsburg. FTD florist. Order online.

Francesca's Flowers & Gardens
415-609-0736
francescasflowersandgardens.carbonmade.com
Takes phone and online orders only. A blend of color and harmony for everyday flowers to special occasions & weddings.  

Grohe Florists 
1313 McDonald Ave.
707-545-3870 
Groheflorist.com
Family-owned since 1902. Traditional to European and high-style floral arrangements. Locally-grown green and blooming plants. FTD & Teleflora. Extensive local & international delivery.

Le Belle Fleur Designs
1425 Town & Country Dr.
707-542-6729 (800) 524-8551
labellefleurdesign.com 
Weddings & special events to everyday floral needs. Custom designs. Highest quality & unusual flowers. Locally grown roses. Plants & dish gardens. Fruit baskets. Teleflora florist. Local delivery.

Mel’s Flowers By Request 
Melinda Tubbs
707-849-2582
fourtubbs@sbcglobal.net 
Facebook: Mels Flowers By Request
Awarding winning floral designs in Sonoma County for special events such as weddings, anniversaries, corporate events, wineries, and funerals.  

Mirage Florist 
640 4th St.  
707-578-1466
Mirageflorist.com 
Mirage Florist specializes in creating unique, exotic, one-of-a-kind floral arrangements
using the freshest, most beautiful seasonal flowers available. 
 

Pedy's Petals
101 Montgomery Dr.  
707-595-4458
pedyspetals.com
Floral Design with you in mind! Adding personality and passion to flowers, one arrangement at a time!

Stems Floral Design 
864 4th St.
707-546-7522
stems-floral.com 
The concept behind Stems is to offer an artistic floral alternative to the people of Sonoma County, who were growing tired of the standardized floral designs that have captured so much of the American market

The Winding Rose Florist & Gift
52 Mission Circle Ste. 124 
707-539-6140
thewindingroseflorist.com 
Serving Sonoma County over thirty years, specializing in custom
floral arrangements, bridal packages, and unique gifts.
 

Wisteria Florist
513 E St. Santa Rosa (By Appointment Only) 
707-829-0406 
Santa Rosa, CA 95404
www.wisteriaflorist.com  
Handcrafted Floral Design 

Sebastopol

California Sister Floral Design & Supply
6790 McKinley St. #190
707-827-8090
californiasister.com 
Local flowers for weddings & events. Floral and plant-based gifts. Workshops. Local delivery.

Flower Song Florist
307 N. Main St.
707-829-1075
flowersongflorist.com
Locally grown fresh cut flowers for special occasions & every day. Custom arrangements. Premium orchids, unusual houseplants, succulents, and dish gardens. Shop online.

Sonoma 

Sonoma Flowers by Susan and Sally Blue
20680 Broadway 
707-996-1696
sonomaflowers.com  
Transform any event into a glorious celebration of life and love when you turn
to Sonoma Flowers by Susan & Sally Blue
 - Cuts flowers from their garden and supports local growers. 

Spring Flowers & Gifts
711 Broadway
707-933-8562
sonomaspringflowers.com 
Large inventory of fresh flowers · Tropicals · Plants · European/dish gardens  
Contemporary and traditional arrangements · High-style floral arrangements - ALSO sells Local Artists gifts: Stained Glass, Cards and Jewelry

Tesoro Flowers
23566 Arnold Dr.  
tesoroflowers.com
The shop is filled with an array of decorative items, antiques and of course fresh flowers.

Windsor

Atrellis Flowers & Gifts
816 N. McClelland Dr.
707-837-8080
atrellis.com
Fresh hand-tied bouquet to take on the go to stunning vase arrangements made to order. Daily deliveries to Windsor, Healdsburg, Santa Rosa and the surrounding areas.

 


 

 

Sonoma County Jewelers

Cotati

Cotati Jewelers
554 E Cotati Ave.  
707-793-9939
cotatijewelers.com
Jeweler on-site - repairs - gems - buys gold - watch batteries

Healdsburg

Hilton Gray Art of Jewelry
122 Matheson St.
707-756-5070
hiltongray.com
Custom Design - on-site jeweler - repairs - free cleaning & inspection – appraisals

Petaluma

Gold-n-Time Jewelers
283 N. McDowell Blvd.
707-778-1422
goldntimepetaluma.com
Designer collections - on-site jeweler - repairs - appraisals - consignment - layaways

Gold Rush Jewelers
385 So. McDowell Blvd.
707-765-2111
goldrushjewelers.com
Custom Design - on-site jeweler - repairs - gems - watch repair - appraisals

Hollingsworth Jewelers Gallery
5 Petaluma Blvd N.
707-763-6053
hollingsworthjewelers.com
Designer & Estate Jewelry - on-site jeweler – repairs - watch batteries & repair

Rocklin Jewelry
5 Western Ave.
707-762-8305
rocklinjewelry.com
Custom designs - goldsmith - antique jewelry

Rohnert Park 

Gold Rush Jewelers
6372 Commerce Blvd.
707-586-2101
goldrushjewelers.com
Custom Design - on-site jeweler - repairs - gems - watch repair - appraisals

Santa Rosa

Bennett Valley Jewelers
2700 Yulupa Ave.  
707-523-1333
bennettvalleyjewelers.com
Custom designs - designer jewelry - on-site jeweler - repairs - appraisals - watches & watch repair - appraisals - free inspection & cleaning

Darcy's Fine Jewelers
50 Courthouse Square, Ste 301  
707-545-3957
darcysfinejewelers.com
Custom designs -  repairs, watches & watch repairs – appraisals – polishing & engraving - buy & sell gold 

Design Jewelers of Santa Rosa
2420 Magowan Dr.
707-569-1314
hiltongray.com
Custom Design - on-site jeweler - repairs - free cleaning & inspection – appraisals

ER Sawyer Fine Jewelry, est. 1879
638 4th St.
707-546-0372
ersawyer.com
Designer collections - goldsmith - gemologist - on-site jeweler - repair - restoration - watches - appraisals

Gold Rush Jewelers
2240 Mendocino Ave.
707-545-2101
goldrushjewelers.com
Custom Design - on-site jeweler - repairs - gems - watch repair - appraisals

Hilton Gray Art of Jewelry 
2420 Magowan Dr
707- 569-1314
hiltongray.com
Custom jewelry - on-site jeweler - repairs - free cleaning & inspection - appraisals

Larry Conover Jewelers
532 College Ave.
707-523-1968
Custom jewelry - goldsmith - on-site jeweler  - repair - gems - buys gold & platinum

Loren O. Hovland
1400 Guerneville Rd. #B-6
707-575-8635
lorenohovland.com
Goldsmith - lapidary - custom design - design & facet gem stones

Mara Shephard Designer Jewelry
350 Coddingtown Mall
707-575-5700
marasheparddesignerjewelry.com
Designer Collections - custom design - repair - restringing - on-site jeweler - gems – appraisals

Mark Allen Jewelers
611 4th St.
707-544-2635
markallenjewelers.com
Designer collections –repairs – gems

Michael & Company Jewelers
90 Mark West Springs Rd. #120
707-546-6873
mcojewelers.com
Designer Collections  - custom designs - repairs - appraisals

Olde Towne Jewelers
110 Calistoga Rd.
707 539 7002
oldetownejewelers.com
Custom design - repairs & restorations - buys gold - estate jewelry -  watches & watch repair - collectables – appraisals

Sebastopol

David Allen Designs
139 N Main St.
707-861-9119
davidallendesigns.com
Designer Collections - custom design – gems – restorations

Sonoma

Vineyard Jewelers
201 W Napa St. # 4
707-996-2184
vineyardjewelers.com
Custom & Estate jewelry - on-site jeweler - repairs - gems - bead stringing - watch repair - appraisals

Windsor 

Devlin Design Studio
8911 Lakewood Dr. Ste 22C
707-836-3029
devlindesignstudio.com
Goldsmith - custom design

Mark Shimizu Design
9070 Windsor Rd.
707-836-1840
markshimizudesign.com
Designer Collections – custom designs - on-site jeweler - repairs - gems - appraisals – watches

Vintage Jewelers & Gifts
8796 Lakewood Dr. 
707-838-1661
vintagejewelersandgifts.com
Custom design – repairs – gemologist – restorations - watch repair - bead & pearl restringing - appraisals

 

Special Valentine Events

Feb 3 ~ Glassfusion & Pottery Too - Ladies Night - Death by Chocolate -Calling all Chocoalics! Don’t miss this night!  We will have all kinds of chocolate desserts to enjoy while you create the night away! Bring 4 or more people in your group and when everyone’s creating, everyone will get 20% off! $10 - 6p - 9p - Glassfusion and Pottery Too -  

Feb 10 ~ The Man with the Portable Love Room and Other Stray Thoughts by Andrea Granahan - Bring your Valentine to a special evening of poetry, enhanced by some surprise musical talent. Q&A, book sales, and signing to follow. Champagne and chocolate will be available - Free - donations gratefully accepted.  7p -  Occidental Center for the Arts’ Book launch series: 3850 Doris Murphy Way, Occidental - occidentalcenterforthearts.org or 707-874-9392.

Feb 10 ~ Senior Ballroom Dance ~ Tom Shader Trio - Valentines Dance - $8 - 1-4p - Finley Community Center, 2060 West College Ave, Santa Rosa. 707-543-3737 

Feb 11-13 Tales of Love with Alessio Bax presented by Santa Rosa Symphony Valentine’s weekend - featuring two works inspired by William Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet and Alessio Bax playing the epic Brahms Piano Concerto No. 2. This Valentine’s weekend program, conducted by Bruno Ferrandis, begins with Hector Berlioz’s Introduction to Roméo et Juliette, his “dramatic symphony” written in 1839. This short piece (about five minutes long) begins with the clashing on the streets between the Montagues and the Capulets, building until the Duke’s arrival, signaled by horns and trombones sounding out a demand to cease, which when repeated is heeded.  Single tickets $20-$85 - Free tickets for youth, ages 7-17. Patrons may request ONE FREE ticket for a youth 7-17 with each paid adult ticket to a Classical Series concert. This offer is not available online; please contact Patron Services by phone or in person. ForEventTimes: srsymphony.org - Performances are at Weill Hall, Green Music Center, Sonoma State University -1801 E Cotati Ave, Rohnert Park

Feb 18 ~ Farmers Guild-Raising & Agrarian Lovers Ball - Shone Farm 7450 Steve Olson Lane Forestville, CA   GUILD-RAISING: Doors open 8:30am, Workshops & Activities 9am - 5:30pm, lunch at Noon AGRARIAN LOVERS BALL: Dinner & music 5:30pm - 11pm, Awards at 7pm General admission gets you access to the Farmers Guild-Raising and/or the Agrarian Lovers Ball.  $20 - $45 Tickets and more info click here

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