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Gardner Village Blog Get Completely Easter Ready in One Stop
Wednesday Apr 10 2019

It’s a regular spring scene around here. From brand new baby animals at The Farm (sooo cute!) to fresh spring decor in nearly every store, a trip to Gardner Village is a surefire way to cure even the worst case of spring fever. 

simply flowers at gardner village

With spring comes Easter prep. Whether you’re planning something special to do on Easter weekend or you simply need help setting the stage for your celebration, the shops at Gardner Village are ready to hop to it and lend a hand. 

EASTER DECOR TO ADORE

Fill your house with fresh flowers and add a new holiday decoration or two. You’ll find plenty of pretty options in nearly every Village shop. Here are just a few highlights: 

DECORATE THE CF HOME WAY

CF Home deals in the business of bunnies. Well, bunnies, spring greens, and other seasonal touches. This is just a tiny peek of the new items in bloom for your home. 

CF Home

 Easter home decor

FIND THE FRESH AT SIMPLY FLOWERS

Simply Flowers will help you set the prettiest table in town with their assortment of spring centerpieces. With both fresh and artificial flower options, as well as numerous decor items in store, it’s easy to make a statement your friends and family will appreciate. 

easter dinner center pieces

The top-down view of this one can't be beat. Wow! 

simply flowers at gardner village

 

THE BUSINESS OF BASKET BUILDING

While we aren’t actually weaving baskets, there are plenty of basket-filling options to be found that will help you assemble an impressive Easter surprise. You know, should Mr. Cottontail need a hand. 

get easter ready in one stop

EGG FILLERS AT STORYBOOK NOOK

Finding tiny toys that you aren’t going to want to toss out in a day or two can seem impossible, but plenty of quality options have hatched at Storybook Nook

 easter egg filler ideas

hair accessories from Spoiled Rotten; toys and charms from Storybook Nook

The charms and charm bracelets and necklaces are new to the store, and they are beyond adorable. The details are impressive, and at only $4.99 a charm, this could make a unique egg hunt addition. 

charm it! charms 

Take your basket beyond the eggs with a stuffed friend. From the ultra soft and furry to the sequin-adorned, there are numerous Easter critters to choose from. 

Ty stuffed animals 2019 

Of course, an Easter basket is made extra special with a storybook. Discover some of the best picks in town. Every book in this charming shop has been hand selected by the owner, so you know whatever you get will be a winner. 

 

BATHY BASKET FILLERS AT M SOAPS

Kids LOVE bath bombs. And parents love the natural ingredients found in the M Soaps assortment. 

bath bombs 

M Soaps

If you’re making a basket for an older child or an adult, shower steamers are always a hit. 

shower steamers 

SOME SERIOUS YUM AT CHOCOLATE COVERED WAGON

The Easter Bunny himself can’t compete with the handmade chocolate, caramels, salt water taffy, and other decadent treats at Chocolate Covered Wagon. You can even order personalized chocolate eggs. Simply walk in or call ahead to get yours made. 801.938.1963

 chocolate covered wagon easter candy 

YOU'VE GOT THE LOOK

At Gardner Village, you'll find fine Easter attire for young and old alike. You'll also find the best photo studio in town. Lucky for you, this is the prime opportunity to get the kids dolled up and have photos of their darling Easter perfection captured before it gets wind blown and played in. You know? Kids being kids and all!  

DRESSING THE PART AT SPOILED ROTTEN

Get dressed in your Easter best at Spoiled Rotten. Their assortment of dresses, rompers, shoes, bonnets, and accessories are like a garden of gorgeous in full bloom. 

Spoiled Rotten Children's Boutique

girls easter outfits

easter fashion for tweens 

CAPTURE THE CUTE AT CAMERA SHY

Before your little chicks run free, set them in front of a camera for a quick pic of their Easter elegance. Spring photos are a wonderful tradition that you'll love looking back on years from now. Plus, any photo shoot that includes loveable little animals is impossible to resist. 

camera shy

Photo courtesy of Camera Shy

Call Camera Shy at 801.566.2127 or visit their website to schedule your spring shoot. 

easter photo shoots in Utah

Photo courtesy of Camera Shy

 

CELEBRATE IN STYLE

Whether you want a casual outing or a more formal affair, there are things happening on Easter Weekend at The Village.  

BABY ANIMALS AT THE FARM

Let your Easter weekend (or spring break) kick off in a seriously precious way with a trip to The Farm to see the baby animals. There are baby bunnies, chicks, goats… even a donkey! The Farm isn’t open on Sunday, but you can start your celebrating with a Saturday visit or come any time this spring to get your sweet baby fix.

baby animal petting zoo in utah

Of course, babies aren't the only furry friends awaiting your visit. There's a full range of sweethearts ready to see you, and each is a rescue animal, making the experience all the more worthwhile. Plus, there's nothing quite like a pony ride through The Village this time of year! 

 pony rides in salt lake area

EASTER TREATS AT NABORHOOD BAKERY

Follow up your Farm fun with a stop in at Naborhood Bakery for some of the tastiest in spring treats. Of course, a to-go order on Saturday is also a good idea for your Easter Sunday celebrating. Might as well let someone else do the work for a change.  

best utah bakery 

EASTER BRUNCH AT THE GATHERING PLACE

Brunch at this beautiful buffet is a favorite tradition for Utah families. With both breakfast and lunch dishes available, there’s something for every taste and time of day.

Utah Easter Brunch

Of course, the pièce de résistance is the impressive dessert bar that beckons with its chocolate fondue, macarons, and many other heavenly delights. Reservations aren’t accepted, so you’ll want to arrive early to ensure a seat. 

The Gathering Place

easter buffet 

With Easter finally upon us, things are really hoppening! No matter how you choose to celebrate, we hope you and yours have a happy and healthy time together. Thanks for including Gardner Village in your memory making! 

gardner village 

Cheers!
Megan Hoeppner

 




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