Gifts & Treats

St Ives & Villages Local Shops

If you would like to find a present for a loved one, or buy yourself a treat, this page lists the local businesses offering a range of products and services. There has never been a better time to support your local businesses.

This new website was created as an urgent initiative to provide support to the community and local businesses of St Ives (Cambridgeshire) and surrounding villages. We are aiming to list businesses within 10 miles of St Ives. If you are a local business that would like to be listed, please fill out the contact form.

Dolly’s Occasions are a local gift shop that stock all kinds of lovely gift ideas, house decor, balloons and have an onsite florist. They stock items from local artists & craft people.

They have a small selection of items and cards available in the BP station in Bluntisham, and are selling items via their website that can be delivered locally or left in the Budgens in Bluntimahm for collection.

They do have lots of items available that aren’t yet on their website, so if you want some help finding something specific you can contact them via their Facebook page below.

They are happy to wrap presents and drop them to loved ones. Social distancing measures are in place, and they are taking card or BACS payments only.

Currently delivering to:

  • Bluntisham
  • Earith
  • Somersham
  • Needingworth
  • St Ives
  • Woodhurst
  • Hemingfords
  • Wyton
  • Houghton


VK Gallery are a St Ives based art & craft shop, selling handmade items made by artists from around the country. They also sell greetings cards and wrapping paper, starting from £2.

They are offering free delivery within St Ives, or free postage outside of St Ives for greetings cards orders and orders over £30. There is a £4-£8 postage charge for Special Delivery.

You can view their products and order on their website using the details above.

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Just Cards

07711 075470 / 01480 462083

14 Bridge Street, St Ives PE27 5EG

Just Cards are based in St Ives and offer a range of top quality greeting cards, gifts, chocolates, confectionery, helium balloons and other associated products.

Call them to discuss your order and make payment over the phone. You can also contact them via their Facebook page using the link below.

They are offering a delivery service for orders over £10 to St Ives and a 5km radius, including:

  • Houghton
  • Wyton
  • Holywell
  • Needingworth
  • Bluntisham
  • Fenstanton
  • The Hemingfords


Optimum Beauty, based in St Ives, offer a range of body, facial and spa treatments. They are currently closed, but are offering gift vouchers to purchase from their website. Ideal gifts, and an opportunity to support local business.

If you do not have access to the internet they are happy to take payment over the phone and hand deliver a voucher within 5 miles of St Ives town centre.