Poppy Barley Shoes

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by Alison on September 4, 2014

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


Pfeiffer Collection by Evernote

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by Alison on September 2, 2014

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 [...]


Parisian Picks

August 15, 2014
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Back at the blog after a fabulous extended stay in Paris with my lil family! Here are some of the favourite finds from our trip we gifted to friends and family: Something street from the arbiter of cool – Colette Tee, Buy Now Our favourite of all the macarons – Pierre Herme Macarons, Buy Now [...]

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Mysterious Package Co.

July 15, 2014
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When you’re really stumped on what to give the Mysterious Package Co. comes to the rescue with extremely unique gift experiences. I can’t say much more without spoiling the surprise, so you’ll just have to sign up to find out! Mysterious Package Co. Gift Experiences, price upon request. Sign Up Now Similar gift ideas:PosterJackBallet TicketsThemis [...]

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Father’s Day Gift Guide

June 9, 2014
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Great gifts for a great guy! Happy Father’s Day to all the dads…especially mine! Oliver Peoples Sheldrake Sunglasses, $365 at Holt Renfrew. Buy Now The Tie Bar Assorted Brushed Metal Tie Bars, $18.83 each at GILT. Buy Now Olliffe How-To Butcher Class, $120.  Sign Up Now Rudsak Danny Jacket, $275. Buy Now Luigi Bormioli Bellini [...]

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Pillow Fight Factory

June 5, 2014
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As my life gets busier and inbox gets more cluttered I’ve unsubscribed from most email newsletters but still keep Vitamin Daily for a daily dose what’s new in my city. This week they featured a cool new pillow company called Pillow Fight Factory. PFF creates throw cushions featuring inspirational graffiti from various spots around BC. [...]

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New Mama Care Package

May 21, 2014
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Since becoming a mom I’ve stopped giving other moms-to-be adorable and useless baby gifts and shifted towards the products I’ve found life-saving during the new parent days. I recently assembled a few of my must haves into a little gift basket for a friend about to give birth. Here are some of the items I [...]

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Learn to Sail

May 19, 2014
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This summer the Royal Canadian Yacht Club (RCYC) on Toronto Island offers adult learn to sail lessons for the first time to non-members. Sign up for weekly lessons (June 4 – 25) or an intensive weekend (July 5 – 6) and hit the water this summer! RCYC Adult Learn to Sail Lessons, $320 Sign Up [...]

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Gift Horse & Co. Gift Wrap Subscription

May 14, 2014
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Wrapping expert Corinna vanGerwen just launched Gift Horse & Co., a great little subscription service that will send you everything you need to beautifully gift wrap presents, right to your door. Each box contains a hand-picked selection of coordinated papers, ribbons and other materials that you can mix and match to create several different packages. Gift [...]

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Mother’s Day Gift Guide

May 8, 2014
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When I became a mother, the love for my own became even stronger as I truly realized all the things she had done for me over the years. Here are a few things to treat your favourite mama to: Wisteria Pillow, $39. Buy Now Rudsak Rihanna Hobo Bag, $165. Buy Now Porcelain Ring Dish, $25. [...]

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