Great gift ideas: Valentine’s Day Edition

Valentine's Day Gift Idea - Spa Day Basket

Are you struggling to find the perfect Valentine’s Day gift for your special someone? Nothing says, “I love you,” more than a gift you created yourself. With a small amount of effort, you can put together a gift that brings hours of joy and relaxation to your Valentine: A spa day basket!

You’ll need:

  • A decorative basket (you can get these pretty affordably at your local craft store) or a sturdy gift bag.
  • A fluffy white washcloth to nestle the items in (or really customize the basket by making your own hanging soap pouch).
  • Fancy bath accessories such as a loofah, bath pouf, natural sponge and massaging tool.
  • Your favorite Emmet Street Creations products! Our Exfoliating Rosemary Mint,  Blue Agave and Eucalyptus, Lavender and Mint handcrafted soaps are perfect scents to create a spa day experience. Remember to use coupon code LOVE16 at checkout to save 15% off purchases of $15 or more in our Etsy store!

That’s it! You get the satisfaction of putting together a great gift and your love gets a ready-made way to relax!

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Valentine’s Day sale in the Emmet Street Creations Etsy store!

15% off $15 or more sale

 

Because we love ya, baby, we’re celebrating Valentine’s Day with a discount to products in the Emmet Street Creations Etsy store.

That’s right! Spend $15 or more in the Emmet Street Creations Etsy store and get a 15% discount. Simply enter code LOVE16 at checkout.

Even though we love you all year long, act soon–this discount is only around until February 29!

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Remembering Martin Luther King, Jr.

Martin Luther King, Jr Day

Image credit: Martin Luther King, Jr., Memorial – Washington (DC) March 2012, by Ron Cogswell on Flickr. CC BY 2.0.

Today is the day we pause to celebrate the life of one of the greatest leaders of the Civil Rights Movement in the United States, Martin Luther King, Jr.

On Wednesday, August 28, 1963, he gave one of the most powerful and well-known speeches of the century during the March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom. To understand the man and all he stood for, take a moment today to watch or read his speech, titled, “I Have a Dream…”