Valentine’s Day is around the corner. Perhaps your sweetheart is also your favorite hiking partner. Maybe you’re both all about the Asheville music scene. Or maybe you find true romance while exploring the trails of Western North Carolina. This year, show your significant other that you love local. We’ve been helping our WNC friends and neighbors give perfect gifts since 1964.

Stop by our stores on 1378 Hendersonville Road in Parkway Center or downtown on 53 Biltmore Avenue in the Aloft Hotel (free parking for the first hour) to chat with one of our expert team members. You can also browse items online for in-store pick-up or give the whole store with a DBO gift card. Here are some of our suggestions.

Couples Who Hit the Town


Belt by Bison Design ($12-$22), Handbag by SakRoots ($29-$59), Trucker Hat by Patagonia ($29), Ribbon Wrap Bracelet by Bronwen ($36)

Couples Who Camp


True Pint by Hydroflask ($21.99), DoubleNest Hammock by ENO ($69.95), Compressible Pillow by Therm-a-rest ($19.95-$34.95), Hopper 20 by YETI ($299.99)

Couples Who Stay In


Socks by Smartwool ($19-$34), Lowball Rambler by YETI ($24.99), Candle by Opal & Wonder ($7.50-$20), Underwear by ExOfficio ($9-$29)

Couples Who Explore


Riviera Tandem Two-Seater by Jackson Kayak (SALE $655, was $819), Hats and Gloves by MaxLove ($16-$40), Merino Arm Warmers by Toad&Co. ($49), Wildlife Hatchet by Grand Forest ($111)