If you are pressed for time, Gift Cards make great presents, especially for people who are a bit, uh….challenging to buy for. The recipient of your gift card will also enjoy being able to put it to good use while still having some choice in how to spend it. They will also appreciate that you put thought and effort into choosing an appropriate place to buy their gift card.
As Christmas draws closer and closer, we’ve compiled a list of some great last-minute gift card stops you may want to consider. Many of them provide online gift certificates. That’s the ultimate in convenience.
10 Last Minute Gift Card Stops
1. Fleet Feet Sports–If you are buying for a runner or walker this Christmas, Fleet Feet Sports is a must. It’s located at 330 Franklin Road in the Brentwood Place Shopping Center, adjacent to TJMaxx Home Goods. Fleet Feet carries the latest in shoes, apparel, accessories and nutrition. Click here for their website.
2. Southern Polished-Southern Polished provides professional shoe shining and shoe repair — a service everyone could use at one time or another. Located 7018 Church Street East in Brentwood next to Judge Beans, Southern Polished is a friendly, family owned and operated business — they also make their own line of high quality sandals. Click here for details about Southern Polished.
3.Wild Wing Cafe–It’s okay to lick your fingers at Wild Wing Cafe. Located at 545 Cool Springs Boulevard in in the Thoroughbred Village Shoppping Center, Wild Wing Cafe serves not only delicious wings, but specialty burgers, salads, sandwiches and more. Live music and other special events are held here too, and all the big sporting event are played on the many television screens. Families welcome. Click here to purchase a gift card.
4. A Moment’s Peace–Who couldn’t use some pampering, especially after the hectic holidays? A Moment’s Peace is an Award-winning Day Spa and Salon located at 9050 Carothers Parkway in Cool Springs. It’s THE place to relax and unwind while being indulged, through Hair, Massage, Nails and Skin Care from professionals who continually train in the latest products and techniques. Gift Certificates can be applied to any service offered at A Moment’s Peace – the only Day Spa & Salon that offers so many services all in one place. Click here for a full listing of services and for gift certificates.
5. Westhaven Golf Club–Unsure what to pick out for the golfer in your life? Westhaven Golf Club, located off Boyd Mill Pike in Franklin, carries the latest in golf gear . This includes the popular Scotty Cameron putters and clubs; Nextbelt – the newest and perhaps most fashionable golf belt on the market; Peter Millar shirts & tops — Westhaven is one of a select few to carry the line; and the Titleist NXT Tour 5 Golf Balls. Great brand, great performance golf ball. For more information about Westhaven Golf Club, click here.
6. Three Dog Bakery-For the pet lover in your life, this is a dream come true. Three Dog Bakery specializes in natural dog food made in the U.S.A., and freshly baked pastries made from scratch with no additives, preservatives, dyes or fillers. Three Dog Bakery also carries toys Fido will love. (Cat goodies too!). Three Dog Bakery is located adjacent to Whole Foods in the McEwen Shopping Center in Franklin. Click here for more information about Three Dog Bakery. To follow on FaceBook, click here.
7. Mellow Mushroom– A superb pizza place located on Main Street in downtown Franklin, Mellow Mushroom offers delicious pizza, calzone, hoagies, and more in a warm atmosphere. Vegetarian and gluten-free options available. Watch the games on the big screens and enjoy a nice cold beer too. A gift card to Mellow Mushroom would be the perfect gift for anyone. Click here for the Mellow Mushroom website.
8. MILES The Auto Spa– A gift card to MILES The Auto Spa, located at 100 Market Exchange Court (just off Bakers Bridge Avenue in Cool Springs) is the all-encompassing gift card for any automobile owner – male or female. Gift cards can be used for Auto Washing and Detailing, or one of the many other expert services MILES specializes in, like:
- Custom Wheels
- Garage Products
- Paint Touch-ups
- Headlight Restoration
- Interior Sterilization
- Driveway Sealing
For any amount over $10 that you spend, MILES will add another 10% bonus value to your purchase. How’s that for Merry Christmas! Click here to purchase a gift certificate online, or for more information. MILES Express coming soon to Cool Springs!
9. JJ’s Wine Bar– A great gift card for a night on the town. Located in an old historic home at 206 East Main in downtown Franklin , JJ’s is is unique, warm and inviting — with a bit of an edge. JJ’s offers 28 different wines by the glass at their “Wine Stations,” –dispensed in your choice of size. Beer and a wide variety of delicious lighter fare are also on the menu. Browse around and notice the eclectic art on the walls that’s also available for sale. Click here for more information.
10. Savory Spice Shop– The perfect gift for anyone on your list who likes to cook. Located in downtown Franklin at 324 Main Street, Savory Spice has over 400 spices and seasonings, offered in a a variety of quantities, as small as 1/2 ounce. They also let you taste and smell their products, so you know what you’re getting before you buy. For more information, click here.
Shop smart and quickly this holiday season and buy gift cards. It’s the gift your friends and family will truly appreciate.More Holiday Stories