Pomegranate Advent Calendar

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by Alison on November 24, 2014

I’m a big BIG fan of advent calendars, but less so of the so-so chocolate they are often filled with, which is why I was very pleased to see the Pomegranate advent calendar. These cute calendars can be customized for 8, 12, or 24-day countdowns to Christmas or Hanukkah with gifts of your choice. There [...]


#UnwrapEtsy Shopping Event

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by Alison on November 21, 2014

If you’re in Toronto this weekend check out #UnwrapEtsy for a curated selection of gifts Etsy artists starting today (November 21-26, 2014) at The Hunt Club at 709 College St W. There will be items from sonofawoodcutter, covensk, minouette, and handsomeandlace. #UnwrapEtsy Shopping Event RSVP Now Psst…If you can’t make it out (daaayam it’s cold out [...]


Love Winter Boots

November 19, 2014
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It can be very hard to love Canadian winters but these Love Winter boots will make it so much easier. The Valenki (pronounced va-LENG-kee) boot is made of warm wool felt with rubber galoshes that clip on top to protect your feet from the slush and snow. Love Winter Boots, $190 Buy Now Similar gift [...]

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Grey Pigeon Circus Pillow

November 17, 2014
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A bright burst of polkadots to help liven up a home. Loving this colourful pillow from home decor shop Grey Pigeon. Grey Pigeon Circus Pillow, $49.95. Buy Now Similar gift ideas:Sensitive Boyfriend Dream PillowHazel and Hunter Wall HangingPillow Fight FactoryCheers PrintTulip+I

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Paws for the Cause Calendar

November 11, 2014
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Go and order this awesomely adorable 2015 calendar NOW! And then hang it on your wall with pride because all of the proceeds go toward a scholarship for a veterinary student at the University of Guelph. The lovely humans behind Paws for the Cause always find a fun way to fundraise for their doggy friends. [...]

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Liquid Image Hydra Series Dive Mask with Underwater Camera

November 6, 2014
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I was recently talking to a friend about learning to dive and though it scares the heck out of me if you’re going to do it, make sure you get the photos to prove it. This cool dive mask lets you easily switch from photo to video mode to capture all the awesomeness under the [...]

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Dopper Bottle

November 4, 2014
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Check out The Dopper – it’s an awesome, eco alternative to regular water bottles. There are no shortage of eco options on the market but this one smartly transforms into a chic drinking glass too. The Dutch designed Dopper is produced with a net zero carbon footprint, free of BPA, and contributes to clean drinking [...]

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Hazel and Hunter Wall Hanging

October 29, 2014
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I’ve been told wall hangings are “so hip right now” and this one would certainly make any home lovelier. Hand-made out of cotton, linen, wood, and raw brass in Montreal, this art piece mixes modern with retro in the very hippest way. Hazel and Hunter Wall Hanging, $225. Buy Now Similar gift ideas:Cheers PrintGrey Pigeon [...]

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Poppy Barley Shoes

September 4, 2014
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Chic shoes with the perfect fit! Poppy Barley creates custom, made-to-measure shoes and boots in several classic styles like the ankle bootie pictured above. Poppy Barley Classic Ankle Bootie, $325 USD. Buy Now   Similar gift ideas:You Gifted – Custom ShoesBootRescue3D PrinterFlip Side Custom Message Flip FlopsGallant Bicycles

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Pfeiffer Collection by Evernote

September 2, 2014
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My favourite note-taking app, Evernote, has come up with a very cool collaboration that takes their online product offline. The Pfeiffer Collection by Evernote offers stylish desktop accessories designed by Eric Pfeiffer that help your gadgets work at work. Pfeiffer Collection by Evernote Tablet Dish, $53.95 USD. Buy Now Similar gift ideas:Balcony DeskDesigner DeskKate’s Papery [...]

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