It’s the Love Month!

We know you love your locals, but show them your love this month and every month! These locals make it easy and fun to express your love to all those near and dear… and even those not so near.

People’s RX

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Forbidden Fruit
108 E. North Loop Blvd.
Forbidden Fruit, Austin's original erotic boutique, features one of a kind kink from local artisans. Just in time for Valentine's Day, check out locally made vegan leather good from local maker, Tammy Rose and many sexy surprises for your mate! Open everyday for in-store shopping and curbside pickup from 2-6pm, or anytime online at
Paper Place
4001 North Lamar, Suite 540
Paper Place is Austin’s original stationery and gift store, locally owned and operated by women. With an amazing selection of unique gifts, like their thoughtfully chosen selection of journals, pens, fine paper goods and accessories, they are the perfect way to delight the list maker/paper lover in your life. Stop by or go online and fall in love with your new happy place!
The Vortex Theater
2307 Manor Road
Leave those tired old romantic comedies behind and share your love of the theater with your partner this year at the Vortex Theater! Cozy up on the couch and watch Vortex's latest video on demand performance, La Raza Cósmica. A troupe of clowns explore Vasconcelos’ theory that traditional, exclusive concepts of "race" and nationality can be transcended in the name of humanity. Make it a great date night with take out from Patrizi's and curbside cocktails from the Butterfly Bar!
Sweet Ritual
4631 Airport Blvd.

Is there anything sweeter than sharing a sweet treat with someone you love? Sweet Ritual lets you have all the sweetness and love your tummy at the same time! Sweet Ritual vegan ice cream parlor specializes in dairy-free treats for lactose intolerant and ethical eaters. Curbside pickup available - heart eyes all around!

The Herb Bar
200 W. Mary St.
The Herb Bar features small batch, hand-crafted products for humans, their spaces and pets. We have tons of amazing items to gift to your loved ones including herbal teas, incense, body, bath & personal care support. Other offerings include supplements, extracts, essential oils, books, tarot & oracle decks, jewelry, singing bowls, statuary, and so much more. We spend our days assisting people, no matter where they are on their wellness path.
Restart CBD
2521 Rutlans Dr., Suite 150A
Shop RESTART CBD this Valentines day for your loved ones! CBD soaking salt and CBD chocolates make great gifts and help your loved one relax, unwind and feel loved. You can browse and shop all of our products online or visit us in person at our shop in North Austin. We also carry sublingual oils, topicals, edibles, smokable flower, vape products, pet products and more!
Clean Advocate
Love is in the air! Clean Advocate believes that clean indoor air quality is another way to show the love to your employees, your customers and yourself! An effective office or retail cleaning program is essential to clean indoor air quality. We use cleaning products and vacuums that reduce pollutants in your office or retail air. We’d LOVE what we do and would LOVE to give you a free cleaning quote!
Mariposas Spanish School for Kids
Give the gift of language and connection this February with classes at Mariposas Spanish School! Between online classes, music and in-person camps, we've got lots of Spanish fun for your family to enjoy this month! Customize a private or family/friend group class on zoom or in-person with your pod. Scheduling is flexible and can be customized to meet your group's needs.
Birds Barbershop
Birds Barbershop gift cards are amazing Valentine's Day gifts for the teens and young adults in your life. Let them choose their stylist and their style while encouraging them to keep things fresh. Haircuts, blowouts and color services at Birds Barbershop are available to book online. Make the gift super special with some Bird's swag! For more info, visit
Habitat Hunters
February is the month of love, and “we love you”! Habitat Hunters, one of Austin’s oldest boutique real estate firms, has experienced, knowledgeable, responsive agents here to help you buy, sell or lease residential or commercial property. Habitat Hunters will “show you the love” by guiding you through your next transaction, like thousands of our clients since 1972!
Dai Due
The way to the heart is through the stomach - show your loved ones how much they mean to you with a nutritious, delicious, locally-sourced meal. Dai Due is offering a special Valentine's Day meal available on their outdoor patio or as a heat and serve takeout meal. Visit them online at to reserve a table or a takeout meal.
Fuerte Fitness
4631 Airport Blvd., Suite 110A
Show yourself (or someone else) a little love, by giving your body the gift of exercise at Fuerte Fitness! Not only will you be elevating the heart’s beats per minute, but there may be a little sweat and heavy breathing associated with this gift. That sounds like a perfect Valentine’s gift to us! In-person outdoor classes come with kettlebells, dumbells, medicine balls, bands, BOSUs, provided just for sharing! First time visitors can try 2 Classes for $20! Online and on-demand classes available too.
Hatbox: A Modern Haberdashery
1205 Kinney Ave.
Hatbox: A Modern Haberdashery features exclusive women's and men's hats, whimsical fascinators, and practical caps from around the world. Our haberdashers are extensively trained in hat history and fit, and each is dedicated to advancing the art of hat-wearing. Treat your love to a professional fitting and shopping experience unlike any other!
Amy’s Ice Creams
All over town
It was love at first bite. Give a gift that says “I wanna eat you up.” Amy's Ice Creams covers fresh strawberries in Callebaut chocolate with a choice of white, ruby, or dark chocolate drizzle on top. They also have a wide array of other delightful gifts, like the "Love You S'more" gift set, inspired Amy's romantic ice cream flavors. Also - they deliver! Guarantee your order for February 13th or 14th by reserving your spot online.
El Alma
1025 Barton Springs Rd.
We made Valentine’s Day easy! Pre-order our Perfect Date Night Kit and have El Alma at home! Every kit includes: Ahi Tuna Tostadas, Duck Relleno, Chocolate Torte, Grand Marnier Chocolate Covered Strawberries, choice of the flaquita kit or a bottle of sparkling wine. Pick up available on the 12th, 13th, or 14!
Bloomers and Frocks
1628 S. 1st St.
Bloomers and Frocks has the best vintage lingerie for the most unique Valentine's style. We will have a bit of everything, from sweet to sexy. Thinks 1930s-40s rayon and silk nightgowns, silk pajama sets, lounge-wear, kimonos, mid-century slips, sheer gowns, teddies, a few corsets, bullet bras, half slips, petticoats, and more. Join the Galentine's Day Sale live on Instagram on Feb 4th or shop at your leisure all month.
Coco Coquette
2109 E. Cesar Chavez
It's no secret that love makes people act funny... so why not embrace your inner love-clown with a fun "Valentine Clown" virtual makeup workshop from Coco Coquette?! 20% of proceeds go to Out Youth. Thursday, February 11, 7pm. Details at