27+ Places for Last Minute Gifts in Smithton, IL

    27+ Places for Last Minute Gifts in Smithton, IL

    Dec 22, 2020

    Don't Worry, We've Got 27+ Places in Smithton to Find Great Last-Minute Gifts
    by Raquel Vice Dec 19, 2020

    This year, the holidays are a lot different, and in most cases, harder than ever before. Shopping online has been the norm as we try to quarantine and avoid the crowds. So, getting ahold of a last-minute gift seems extra challenging. Whether you just a master procrastinator, you just realized you forgot someone on your list or you're still waiting for some packages that are lost in space, Smithton businesses have you covered with some thoughtful, practical last-minute gift offerings. Let's explore our options heading north to south on 159.


    1. House of Style

    Know someone who loves looking top-notch? Grab a gift card from House of Style, or pick up a new Paul Mitchell curling iron or flat iron for that special beauty in your life. Hair products such as Satin Pillowcases, Towel Scrunchies, Glitzy Bobby pins, Shower Turbans, shampoo and conditioner would make great gift sets or stocking stuffers. Gift cards can be easily purchased at www.styleinsmithton.com. Open Monday through Christmas Eve at noon!

    2. No Jacks Bar & Grill

    Everyone knows how hard the pandemic has been on small businesses, especially restaurants. No Jacks is no exception. Anyone who loves to eat would be ecstatic to receive a gift card from No Jacks. They offer carry-out, curb-side pick-up, and delivery. Need a party platter? The pretzel bites platter is ah-maze-ing!

    3. Dollar General

    Obviously this is a great place to grab some quick stocking stuffers for the kiddo's, or some small gifts to wrap up in the Saran Wrap Ball. You can also pick up a stash of essentials for your loved ones to save them a trip to the store next time they're out of toothpaste, deodorant or toilet paper. You get the idea. The gift of time is so priceless! They have lots of other gift ideas on their Facebook page.

    4. Meckfessel Tire & Auto

    Does someone on your list need new tires, an oil change, or some sort of repair? Help them pay for it with a Meckfessel's Gift Certificate. John and Kevin are ready and waiting to write them up!  Remember, they also offer valet service, so if your vehicle needs to stay with them, they will bring you home/work and pick you up when your vehicle is ready. Financing is available as well! Check out all of their services and contact info at their website.

    5. Wash n Go Car Wash

    Did you know?? All through the year, they have a buy 4 tokens get 1 FREE deal at the car wash! But in December, they sweeten the deal to buy 5 get 2 FREE! A token is good for a car wash. Car wash prices are $6, $7, $8 and $10 - you decide which wash you want. Call Richard at 618.300.2269 with any questions. Otherwise, he is there 7 days a week from 5am to 8am, and again at 10am for an hour or two. You can find him in the equipment room or working around the car wash.

    6. Casey's

    If that person you're buying for owns a vehicle, you can't go wrong with a gift card to Casey's. Good for gas, food or merchandise, the choices are many! Wouldn't it be nice to order a pizza to be delivered to the non-cook on your list?

    7. Smithton Liquor

    Become the host/hostess's favorite guest when you arrive with a good bottle of wine or a nice bottle of whiskey to that holiday event! Smithton Liquor has a special sale going on right now. Buy 1 bottle of wine, get 10% off the second bottle (excluding already on sale wine). They also have many gift sets available. In addition, Smithton Liquor has a nice selection of grocery items, so check them out for those last minute staples. They even have glass bottle milk!

    8. All Mart Wines & Spirits

    Who is the wine, beer, cocktail lover on your list? All Mart is offering a selection of gift sets, some sale items as well as gift certificates. They are always so friendly and they'll help you find what you need or offer suggestions if you have no idea what to get. If you're a fan of All Mart, go ahead and give them a quick Facebook Like!

    9. Advanced Vinyl & Engraving

    Dottie Woods at Advanced Vinyl & Engraving is your Go-To for some awesome personalized gifts, and YES, she can do last minute. Personalized engraved tumblers, ornaments and wooden wall hangings are super popular right now. For more ideas and contact info, click here.

    10. Kunevich Chiropractic and Acupuncture

    Give the gift of HEALTH this Christmas! Check out the new chiropractor in town! Katie Kunevich isn't set up fur gift cards yet, but she has a nice selection of supplements priced from $3 to $50. Or go online and visit her virtual dispensary. www.kunevichchiro.com

    11. Delaney Therapy Innovations

    There's a new therapist in town. Jason Delaney has lined up some great offerings for our town - physical therapy, massage, acupuncture, yoga classes. Give the gift of relaxation or pain relief! Stop by and get a massage certificate. $50 for one half hour massage, $80 for a full hour. Call Jason for an appointment at 618-531-1539, or visit his web site: https://delaneytherapyinnovations.com

    12. Mikey's Pub

    Mikey's is always offering gift certificates for both their Main Street Pub and the Catholic War Vet's kitchen. Check out their Facebook page for specials.

    13. Subway

    For that sandwich lover on your list, a Subway gift card sounds perfect!

    14. Pure Chique Hair Salon

    Stop in and visit the girls at Pure Chique and check out their selection of hair care products and holiday gift sets, or grab a gift card good for any of their high-quality hair care services. Look at their Facebook page to see what's been going on there lately!

    15. Affordable Choice Insurance and AC License & Title Service

    Help someone on your list pay for their next vehicle sticker, license or title work with a gift certificate from AC License & Title Service. Owner, Kevin Nowak is also eager to help with any life insurance quotes should you consider a policy for yourself or a loved one. They broker/shop over 40 insurance carriers for Life insurance, not just one. Great gift idea! Contact Kevin at 618-236-1500 or visit his website.

    16. Smithton Library

    Our lovely little library has a few great gift ideas for you. They have second-hand books available in the vestibule - just exchange one of yours that you are finished with. So that's basically free, right? And right now they have a sweater gallery event going on. Go in and get a blank sweater, decorate it, and bring it back to get a free goodie bag. Don't forget, the gift of reading is a gift that lasts all year long. Get your loved one a library card this Christmas. Give them a Like on Facebook if you haven't yet!

    17. Clasquin Chiropractic

    Who do you know that suffers from back pain or poor posture? Perhaps they need a new pillow. Clasquin Chiropractic offers orthopedic pillows to improve sleep quality or a lumbar pillow to improve their low back pain and sitting posture. In addition to those, take a look at their line of supplements from Standard Process including nutrient and protein powders, and herbs from MediHerb. Open Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday this week. 618-235-4120

    18. Mi Jalapeno Mexican Restaurant

    Is there a Mexican food lover on your list? Mi Jalapeno has gift certificates available. Great stocking stuffers!

    19. Country Financial

    Believe it or not, this is a very clever place to grab a last minute gift! Deric Blaha has several offerings. With every commercial quote, he is giving away a free Yeti Koozie or Rambler. Throughout December if you refer a new client, you'll be entered into a contest for a $1000 Visa gift card. Beyond that, start thinking about opening a whole life insurance policy for your child or grandchild, or a 529 College Savings Plan! Whole life policies can start at as little as $0.50 per day! With a 529 college account you can open with as little as $20 and add to it whenever you want. For details or to schedule an appointment, call Deric at 618-235-6012, or visit him on Facebook.

    20. The Gilded Lily

    If you REALLY want to get in good with the in-laws or your sweetheart, consider giving a winter arrangement from The Gilded Lily. Mary has a talent like no other for creating stunning flower arrangements. She also has an amazing array of holiday decor items from ornaments, to pillow cases, signs, wreaths, wall decor, and more! Everyday items like candles, jewelry, garden stones, etc. are also available. To order your arrangement, call 681-233-3313. They will make same-day deliveries.

    21. Chinese Dragon

    Know someone on your list who plans to just hunker down at home on New Years Eve? Get them a gift certificate to Chinese Dragon to help them ring in the new year! Rosie is a sweetheart. She'll be happy to help. 618-233-3888

    22. Liberty Mutual

    Patrick Varnum is geared up to help you open a life insurance policy for your children or grandchildren. This is a gift that will last a lifetime! They start at just $12 per month. What a great way to protect their financial futures... and you never have to worry about cleaning up that gift! Contact Patrick via Facebook or at (314) 270-0960.

    23. Scentsy

    If you have not heard of Scentsy before, you should check this out. They offer all things "SMELLY GOOD" from wax, warmers, and diffusers to room sprays, laundry products, body products and more. We have three Scentsy reps in town who can help with last-minute gifts. Call Angela Flake at 618-223-9767 or visit her of Facebook. Call Kim Simburger at 618-530-0724 or via Facebook. Call Alyssa Jade Holcomb at 618.971.9145 or visit her website

    24. Color Street Nails

    For the person on your list who loves having their nails painted, but hates going to the nail salon, or needs something to tide them over between appointments, you need to explore Color Street Nails. These are REAL polish that you stick on your nails. Done in 20 minutes. No dry time. And there are SO many designs and colors to choose from. Call Jennifer Huber for help with some pretty stocking stuffers. 618-719-6006. Prices start at $11 per set.  Take a look at some of her sets on Facebook.

    25. Shaggy Dog Pet Grooming

    Does the fur-baby in your family need a haircut? Kim Simburger is offering gift certificates for grooming services. Prices range from $25 to $75. Contact her at 618-530-0724 or visit her Facebook Page for more information.

    26. Smithton Pharmacy

    Owners, Frances and Brian, are excited to help you fill those stockings! As you may or may not know, they are also the proud owners of Freeburg Pharmacy since 2017! The Freeburg Pharmacy has some excellent choices for those last minute gifts. They have a lot of crafty home decor items like signs and mantle decorations, candles, warmies (stuffed animals that get warm in the microwave), German-Made smokers, German-Made wind mills, a large line of essential oils from Now Foods and lots more. And no need to go inside! Just ask for it at the drive up! Can't get much easier than that! Or grab a gift card for that hard-to-shop-for person!

    27., 28., 29. Our Local Banks

    Have you considered opening a savings account for your children, grandchildren, nieces or nephews? Teach them the habit of saving for their future. Surely our lovely bankers at Regions, Midland States Bank and First National Bank of Waterloo will be eager to help.

    30. DoTERRA

    Essential oils have quite a wide range of day-to-day uses and offer some amazing health benefits. They have uses in cooking, cleaning, personal hygene, sleep, boosting immunity, emotional health, weight management and so many more. Contact Kalysa Santos at Kalysa.santos@gmail.com for help with essential oil last minute gifts. View her website for more information.

    31. Tastefully Simple

    Laura Able is our local Tastefully Simple rep offering last-minute gifts that sound TASTY! She has spices, boxed mixes of soups, beer bread and desserts that can be made into lovely gift sets. Call Laura at 618-623-8173.

    32. Avon

    Perfume, lotion, bubble bath, eyeliner, mascara and more are up for grabs from Laura Able as well! Call Laura at 618-623-8173.


    33. Grape Ape Auto Detailing

    This is a mobile auto detailing company serving our area. Gift certificates are available. Prices range from $70 - $140 depending on the size of the job. Contact them and/or place your gift certificate order via Facebook, email gboyer78@yahoo.com or call 618-580-7601. Gift certificates will be customized and delivered to your email!

    34. Commitment Coffee

    Do you have a coffee drinker on your list? Do you have a tender place in your heart for our fallen and wounded service members? This gift will check off both of those! This coffee is craft-roasted coffee sourced from the world's leading coffee regions and estates. They donate half of all profits, with no limit, to provide educational scholarships to the children and dependents of fallen and severely wounded service men & women. They are still able to serve local customers with last minute gifts. Contact them via Facebook.

    35. Sheri's Country Charm

    Looking for a unique piece or know someone who needs some furniture refurbished? Sheri is your lady! She refurbishes old and new furniture. Gift certificates are available! Contact her via Facebook.

    36. BeeBuster Wood Carving Creations

    If you're searching for a beautiful, quality, made-with-love type of creation, you need to check out what BeeBuster has to offer. Contact via Facebook. Gift certificates are available.

    37. Tangled Salon

    Tangled Salon carries KMS and Alterna brand hair products for managing your hair in between appointments, as well as some hot tools such as blow dryers, curling irons, 5-in-1 stylers and more! Gift Cards are also an option! For hours and phone number, see their Facebook Page.

    38. Lush

    With Lush's extensive list of products and services, you're sure to find something for lots of people on your list. Cuts, Color, Extensions, Hair Care Products as well as a small women's boutique offering affordable boutique clothing in all sizes, jewelry and accessories. Check out their Facebook page for contact info.

    39. Mary Kay

    Cathy Obernuefemann has nearly everything in stock and ready for purchase for those needing last minute gifts. Mary Kay offers cosmetics, skin care, body care and fragrance products for the whole family. Shop her website or contact her via Facebook.