the Muncie Digest

Experience Muncie Through Gift Giving

Stumped on what to snag for your loved ones this holiday season? Muncie has many gems like local artists, shops, and experiences that scream “perfect gift.” Does that special someone in your life have a sweet tooth? Find special treats at Lowery’s Candies. They’ve been locally owned since 1941! Talk about sweet expertise. Visit their candy showroom for holiday-themed goodies like candy ornaments, Santa suckers, and more. Give the gift of irresistible scents from Debbie’s Handmade Soap & Co. Bath bombs, body butter, lotion – they’ve got the whole self-care package. Pamper your friends or family and get them a BubbleBox, a monthly subscription to all the goodies that they have to offer. If you’re looking for a personalized gift, Gordy’s Fine Art & Framing will help you print your important family photos. They specialize in photo enlargement, large-scale photo printing, canvas printing, and so much more. Also, look over their local display of artwork, you may just find a unique stocking stuffer. And for those moments when you’re hunting for the elusive “perfect gift”, consider gifting an experience. Muncie has its very own dance studio called Harmony Movement Studio. Buy beginner dance lessons for you and your loved one! If you’re not so good with your feet, try crafting pottery with your hands at Made in Muncie. Book an hour-long private pottery class for 1-2 people. This session includes forming clay on the pottery wheel and bisque firing your creation. If your loved one is up for a challenge, get them a gift card to The Aerial Annex, a recreational silks studio. They’ll teach you the ropes (literally) in a beginner lesson, making it an unforgettable experience for the thrill-seekers in your life. Whether you plan to gift local art, delicious treats, or a one-of-a-kind experience, Muncie has everything you need to find that perfect gift. Happy shopping!