It’s beginning to look a lot like…the season of shopping for everyone on your list! Whether you’re looking for gifts for mom, brother, grandpa, or the kids, there’s something for everyone at your local Acadiana stores.

We’ve put together the perfect guide for your holiday gift shopping, so you can find the perfect items without breaking a sweat. You can find each of these local shops on Towny – the free app that makes it easy to choose local + get rewarded for doing so.

So, get out there, get shopping, and have a happy holiday!

For Him

Delicious food from Blue Apache Mexican Restaurant

Delicious food from Blue Apache Mexican Restaurant

  1. Take your man out for an Italian and seafood dinner from one of the finest restaurants in Acadiana. Nash’s Restaurant serves amazingly tasty dishes like a stuffed salmon fillet, baby veal marsala, shrimp + eggplant parmigiana, and soooo much more. Yum! A happy man is a man with a full stomach, so give the gift of joy when you go out for a meal at Nash’s.

  2. Are your guy’s shirts or pants falling apart? Take his fave clothing to Breaux's Cleaners and gift him with perfectly starched shirts, repaired zippers and buttons, or any alterations he might need. Breaux’s Cleaners is known for their friendly and fast service so you can sit back and relax while they take good care of your clothing.

  3. This holiday season when you buy $100 in gift cards to Blue Apache Mexican Restaurant, you get a free $30 gift card! With delicious house margaritas, fresh tacos, nachos and other Mexican delights, a gift card to Blue Apache is a gift any guy in your life is sure to love. In addition to crazy-good food, Blue Apache often hosts live entertainment turning a night out to eat into an evening of fun all around.

For Her

(Ring from Armentor Jewelers)

(Ring from Armentor Jewelers)

  1. Give the jewel in your life a jewel of her own with a gift from Armentor Jewelers. Shop rose gold rings, diamond stud earrings, and other gorgeous pieces that will make your gal smile. Not sure where to begin? The staff at Armentor is there to help you find the perfect piece of jewelry that expresses how you feel and fits her tastes.

  2. A special memory is a gift that will last a lifetime. Have a family portrait taken or a portrait of the kids and gift it to mom this holiday season. She’ll love having that sweet reminder of her loved ones all year round. Nouveau Photeau is the local portrait studio offering high-quality photography services based on your needs. Be sure to call ahead to set up an appointment!

  3. The stylish girl in your life deserves a stylin’ gift. Shop for trendy women’s clothing and accessories from Beau Lane Boutique this holiday season. They’re offering cute holiday jewelry sets, patterned sweaters, warm blanket scarves, and other seasonal treats. If you don’t trust yourself to get something she’ll like, purchase a Beau Lane Boutique gift card so she can shop for herself.

For Friends

(Clothing and jewelry from Little Town Boutique)

(Clothing and jewelry from Little Town Boutique)

  1. If you have no idea what to get for your friends, head to Vivian’s Decor and Gifts where you’ll find a variety of gift items. If you’ve got a pal who likes to decorate, consider some unique home decor items. If you know someone who likes a glass of wine at the end of a long day, consider a cute decorative wine glass or wine tumbler. If your friends are Ragin’ Cajuns fans, some fun ULL memorabilia is in order. No matter what your friends are into, you’ll find something for them at Vivian’s.

  2. Help your fashion-forward gal pals stay fabulous during the chilly season with furs, sweaters, scarves, gloves, and other winter items from Little Town Boutique. Little Town has the latest trends in clothing for both juniors and ladies, so pick up a gift for your friends of all ages or consider a gift card so your girls can do a little shopping of their own.

  3. Give your friends the gift of relaxation this year with handmade aromatherapy products from Cajun Creations Gifts & More. Their collection of artisan bath soaps, bath salts, bath bombs, lotions, and other aromatherapy items are both luxurious and relaxing for women and men alike. In addition to the bath collection, Cajun Creations sells other gift items like personalized mugs, t-shirts, and even some cute baby clothing and toys for your pals with newborns. Shop around, enjoy the rejuvenating smells, and find something for every friend on your list.

For Kids

(Computer repair services at Doghouse Computers)

(Computer repair services at Doghouse Computers)

  1. Has your child been begging you for the chance to learn a new instrument? Make their dreams come true with a musical instrument from Prof Erny's Music. Shop guitars, band instruments, percussion sets, and more for the music-loving child in your life. Prof Erny’s is also selling Christmas and holiday music books for 30 percent off so you can fill your home with the joyous sounds of holiday music all season long.

  2. If you’ve got a teen who’s into fashion, you know they’re always looking for the newest styles to wear. Get your teen a gift from Pink Paparatzi Couture – the boutique selling clothing, shoes, and accessories from the forefront of fashion trends. If you’re hesitant to pick out clothing for your teen, shop through their selection of purses and jewelry which make simple yet cherished gifts.

  3. Kids + their games equals an unbreakable bond. If your child is into gaming you’ll definitely want to get them a gift from Play N Trade. Right now, Play N Trade is offering tons of holiday deals on games, gaming consoles, gaming accessories, and movies. We guarantee your little gamer will be SUPER pleased.

For Grandparents

Gift items from The Interior Fabric Shoppe

Gift items from The Interior Fabric Shoppe

  1. There’s nothing a grandparent loves more than something to remind them of their beloved fam. Head to Robby Bishop Photography and get a professional portrait of the family so grandma and grandpa can enjoy those precious faces all year round.

  2. You’ve got your professional family photo, but do you have something nice to showcase those smiling faces? The Frame Shop Gallery 912 provides custom framing with high-quality frames, shadow boxes, and other framing products. Their expert staff can also help you out with professional hanging tips. Also, if the grandparents have any fine art or other works they’d like to frame, The Frame Shop Gallery 912 is your place.  

  3. Our grandparents always take the time to think so fondly of us, so this year let’s think fondly of them when picking out the perfect gift. When you shop at The Silver Suitcase, you’ll find gorgeous jewelry, decorative socks, candles, and other treats to gift grandma and grandpa this holiday season. The Silver Suitcase has a wonderful selection of gift items to help you show just how much you care.

  4. You probably have already made a trip The Interior Fabric Shoppe for your holiday home decor, but have you considered this fabric shop for your holiday gift shopping? In addition to a display space full of high-quality fabrics, The Interior Fabric Shoppe has a marketplace stocked with unique gifts and accessories which complement any interior.

You can find all of these local Acadiana treasures on Towny – the app that makes it easy to choose local + rewards you for doing so! Don’t like apps? No problem. Connect app-lessly right here. Happy holidays!