Behind the Scenes at the DAM

Valentine’s Day Gift Ideas from The Shop Staff

Note: Visit the online shop and receive 15% off your entire purchase with the promotion code LOVE2SAVE. Offer is valid through February 15, 2014.

The team at The Shop at the Denver Art Museum is ready to offer Valentine’s Day gift ideas to help you find the perfect gift for that special someone. The Shop specializes in an array of products, many of which are handmade by local Colorado artists. Here are some examples of unique, artistic gifts to help you show love this year, courtesy of The Shop staff:

Denver Art Museum gifts 

Gifts for Women

  • beaded clutches and purses
  • silk and hand-woven scarves
  • hand-blown art glass pieces
  • reading glasses by Eye-Bobs
  • an array of art umbrellas
  • jewelry travel bags
  • boxed note card sets
  • beautiful jewelry

Women’s fashion

  • silk/linen/wool hand woven neck scarves
  • elegant silk scarves
  • reading glasses by Eye-Bobs
  • totes, handbags, and clutch bags
  • artistic umbrellas

 Gifts for Men

  • sand pictures, perfect for home and office
  • Makin’ Time computer art clocks
  • art and coffee table books (The Shop is offering a book sale with selections up to 50% off)
  • recycled tire wallets, belts, and laptop cases
  • wind-up mechanical toys
  • cuff links and money clips
  • LED lights for bicycle wheels
  • Hammond’s candy
  • Mexican chocolate

Gifts for Home, Kitchen, and BBQ

  • silicone lilypad and banana leaf lids, drink covers, and strainers
  • stylish garlic presses and kitchen accessories
  • creatively designed cookie cutters
  • artistic coasters and placemats
  • humorous artistic mugs such as Van Gogh’s disappearing ear mug

Gifts for Coworkers

  • desk organizers, clocks, and calendars
  • recycled tire laptop cases
  • leather-bound journals
  • art print mouse pads
  • iPhone and iPad accessories
  • tape dispensers, staplers, and radios

Gifts for under $20

  • Denver Art Museum branded magnets, pins, and buttons
  • boxed note card sets and postcard books
  • recycled wallets and identity cases
  • iPhone accessories
  • beaded jewelry

Shop favorites

Note: Your purchase helps to support the Denver Art Museum collections and educational programs. Members receive a 10% discount on all Shop merchandise. Visit the online shop for more great merchandise. 

Katelyn McArdle works in the Museum Shop at the Denver Art Museum. Katelyn has been at the DAM since October 2012 and her favorite exhibitions that have been on view here are Becoming Van Gogh and El Anatsui: When I Last Wrote to You about Africa.