Big Gifting Ideas from Canadian Small Businesses

Local shops play a huge role in keeping our communities as strong, vibrant, and diverse as possible. As proud supporters of Canadian small businesses, we’re always looking for ways to connect people to the best their neighbourhoods have to offer. We are so excited to share this 2022 gift guide, full of some of the wonderful partners we’ve had the pleasure of working with.

The 2022 Small Business Gift Guide:

Gifts for Your Fashionable Friends

House of Hayla

Toronto, ON

House of Hayla creates vibrant, vegan footwear inspired by bold Pantone colour palettes that is 100% PETA approved.

Item: HOH Patent Low – Black

Price: $125.00 




Friday Sock Co.

Calgary, AB

Looking for fun, responsibly made socks, designed in Canada and ethically made in Italy? Look no further. 

Item: Holiday Edition Bear & Tree Socks

Price: $16.95 







Toronto, ON

Threads creates high-quality and luxurious tights made in Italy, delivering them directly to your doorstep for an affordable price.

Item: Sheer Contour (Black)

Price: $24.00





Make Way

Toronto, ON

The fearless women behind Make Way are disrupting the male-dominated sneaker scene, making a space in Canada for female sneakerheads.

Item: ACG Therma-Fit ‘Tuff Knit’ Fleece Hoodie

Price: $140.00 


Gifts for the Cozy Connoisseur

Land of Daughters

Calgary, AB

A Métis + female founded love letter to the world, Land of Daughters creates unique scents for candles, aroma sprays, and solid perfumes.

Item: Homebody Solid Perfume

Price: $30.00





Cup of Té


Cup of Té is an Ontario-based loose leaf organic tea retailer enriching lives with their aromatic, organic blends.

Item: Gold Holiday Luxe Tree Mug

Price: $18.99 







London, ON

Os & oakes creates comfortable unisex children’s clothing that is fun & fashionale. Made from a sustainable bamboo-blend, os & oakes clothing is as ethical as it is durable.

Item: Knit Beanie

Price: $28.00






Sḵwálwen Botanicals

The Unceded Territories of the Skwxẃu7mesh (Squamish) First Nation

As a luxury indigenous brand, Sḵwálwen Botanicals honours traditional Skwxwú7mesh (Squamish) plant knowledge, creating luxury botanical skin care products.

Item: Mimts’ Restorative Hand Balm (With Usnea and Shea Butter)

Price: $38.00




Gifts for Gourmands


Port Coquitlam, BC

Munch makes 100% vegan, 100% natural, stone ground nut butters.

Item: Chocolate Hazelnut Butter

Price: $13.99



Token Bitters

Edmonton, AB

Inspired by the craft distillery community in Alberta, Token Bitters create their bitters from organic, locally sourced ingredients.

Item: Muskoka Smoke

Price: $23.00




Mary’s Brigadeiro

Toronto, ON

A Black woman led business, Mary’s Brigadeiro creates moments of happiness, joy, and connection through chocolate creations.

Item: Holiday Gift Tin with 12 Brigadeiros

Price: $38.00



Lignum Honey


Lignum Honey is the best on earth. Their 100% natural raw honey, from the finest apiaries in Jamaica, elevates any food.

Item: Summer Blossom (Multifloral) Honey

Price: $20.00


Gifts for the Homebody

Grumpy Kid Studio

Montréal, QC

Grumpy Kid Studio makes playful ceramics by hand in Montréal. Their quirky bowls, vases and mugs all have their own unique expressions.

Item: Holiday Dinner Mug

Price: $121.00




Toronto, ON

Hacienda carry a curated selection of unique pieces carefully picked for each room of your home.

Item: Bath Bomb Gift Box

Price: $28.00





Edmonton, AB

Thoughtfully designed to deliver carefully created experiences, Setsuna’s low-smoke, long burning incense enhances small, everyday moments.

Item: HA KO Paper Incense

Price: $11.00



Milk Jar

Calgary, AB

Milk Jar Candle Company makes natural, hand poured candles with double-ply wooden wicks with beautiful scents ranging from fruity to earthy to smoky and everything in between.

Item: Sweather Weather 10 Oz Candle

Price: $33.00