Okay guys, so we know you don't love shopping and are prone to leaving Christmas shopping until the last minute. So to help you save time and still get kick ass gifts for everyone on your list, we've put together a list of our favourite local businesses, because when you shop local, you support your community! And the best part, you can shop online, but get your orders in soon, to ensure that your items get delivered in time for Christmas.
For the Cocktail aficionado, Sips Cocktail Emporium has a everything, but the booze, to help you find great gifts and socking suffers that will compliment any bar-cart. Visit their shop at 339 E Broadway in Vancouver or shop online.
For a great hostess gift, or for the person you just don't know what to get. You can never go wrong with a beautifully scented soy candle from the Vancouver Candle Co.
All of their scents are inspired by and named after popular Vancouver communities. And for you East Coasters, they just launched a Toronto inspired collection. Purchase on-line, or visit their site for a list of local Stockists
Give a gift that keeps on giving. The gift of mindfulness and presence, with a Moment Meditation pass. Purchase a personalized gift certificate online, or visit their studio located in Gastown at 310- 207 West Hastings Street.
Good skincare is a necessity for everyone, not just Women, that is why our friends at Di Morelli Skincare are on this list, not only are they a local skincare company, but their products have been developed by Dr. R.W. Morell, renowned skincare Physician.
Their Holiday gift packs make for a great stocking stuffer.
For the sock lover, check out our favourite local sock and accessories company, Wolf Clothing Co. Shop online and use promo code: Wolf to receive 15% off your order.
Not only do they have great products, but they also have big hearts. Thank you to Wolf Clothing Co. for donating a 100 pairs of socks on our behalf, to our friends at Mission Possible in the Downtown Eastside.
The Best Self Co. SELF Journal is by far one of the best gifts I've ever received and the reason it's on this list.
The SELF Journal helps organize and align your tactical day-to-day tasks with your larger life goals. And I guarantee whom ever you get this planner/journal for, they will love it and love you even more for it!
Last, but certainly not least, donations to local charities in the name of the person you're gifting, is such a beautiful way to give and give back at such a difficult time of year for so many.
A couple of charities that are near and dear to us, are the following:
We wish you and yours all the best for the holidays and for a prosperous 2017!