Shopping for cards and stationery items?
Hoodline crunched the numbers to find the top cards and stationery spots around Pittsburgh, using both Yelp data and our own secret sauce to produce a ranked list of where to venture next time you're in the market for cards and stationery.
People in the Pittsburgh area historically spend more in December at retail and wholesale businesses than any other month of the year, according to data on local business transactions from Womply, a provider of online reputation management and marketing automation for small businesses. Estimated daily customers at Pittsburgh-area retail and wholesale businesses climbed to 16 per business in December of last year, 18% higher than the average for the rest of the year.
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1. Wild Card
First on the list is Wild Card. Located at 4209 Butler St. in Central Lawrenceville, the cards and stationery spot is the highest-rated spot of its kind in Pittsburgh, boasting 4.5 stars out of 88 reviews on Yelp.
2. Kards Unlimited
Next up is Shadyside's Kards Unlimited, situated at 5522 Walnut St. With 4.5 stars out of 59 reviews on Yelp, the bookstore, cards and stationery spot has proven to be a local favorite.
3. Love, Pittsburgh
Mount Washington's Love, Pittsburgh, located at 301 Shiloh St., is another top choice, with Yelpers giving the gift shop and cards and stationery spot five stars out of 19 reviews.
4. Ten Thousand Villages
And finally, a location of the chain Ten Thousand Villages, another cards and stationery spot, is another much-loved go-to, with five stars out of 12 Yelp reviews. Head over to 5820 Forbes Ave. to see for yourself.