A treasure trove of adorable collectibles and other whimsical gifts in Lombard
Courtesy of Fairy Tales
Awww . . . is a typical response when walking into Fairy Tales at 28 W. St. Charles Rd. in Lombard (800 495-6973).
The Wee Forest Folk miniature collectibles are fun to own or share. Dozens of mice and bunny ceramics, hand-crafted by the Peterson family in Massachusetts, are painted in exquisite detail. Also popular as gifts are the U.S.-made Meadowbrooke Gourds, all uniquely designed and hand-painted.
A great place to shop for men, there are over 200 fun pairs of socks and 500 specialty drinking tumblers, all with fun themes. Metal sculptures by Yardbirds are made to order from junkyard scrap. Clever conversation starters, they are styled as functional accessories like wine bottle stoppers, pet feeding bowls or key holders.
For the home, this spacious store with helpful staff offers hooked-wool pillows by Chandler 4 Corners, Nora Fleming table top accessories and 1803 premium soy candles and melts in scents like Good ole’ Apple Pie or Northwoods Cabin, made in Waterman, Illinois.Edit Module