Le Tablier Blanc

December 4, 2014
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A new gift shop has opened up in Toronto’s College St W. Le Tablier Blanc sells unique items from wildlife dishwear to floral bath bubbles and burger socks. They’ve got a little something for everyone. Le Tablier Blanc Shop Now Psst…Little Italy is becoming Toronto’s gift shop hot spot! Le Tablier Blanc joins staples Ziggy’s [...]

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July 10, 2013
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There is something so summery about enamelware. This powder-coated steel tabletop staple is both durable and practical making it perfect for the outdoor table. Bring it to a picnic or give it to your host after a weekend away. West Elm Enamel Dinnerware, from $25. Buy Now Similar gift ideas:MENU Carving and Serving SetLe Tablier [...]

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Reiko Kaneko Pottery

September 9, 2011
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Normally you’d avoid a mug with a lipstick stain on it but this one is so pretty and golden everyone will be grabbing for it. Reiko Kaneko is a London-based ceramist with a unique eye. Also love her heart and gold drop teacups and dishes. And come Christmas I definitely want one of these fish-eye [...]

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Hugo Didier at OOAK

March 30, 2011
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One of my favourite places to find gifts is the One of a Kind Show! Another one starts today in Toronto and you’ll be sure to find amazing and unique gifts for everyone you know. I love this whimsical cup by Montreal ceramacist Hugo Didier. One of a Kind Spring Show DATE: March 30–April 3, [...]

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Just Noey Alphabet Plates

January 17, 2011
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Give a set of illustrated plates that spell our their love for food. A is for asparagus, B is for breakfast, C is for cake…and the list goes on. A great gift for a foodie. Just Noey Alphabet Plates, £22.50. Buy Now Similar gift ideas:Gifted Picks from the OOAK ShowFiesta DinnerwareFornasetti PlatesLe Tablier Blanc#UnwrapEtsy Shopping [...]

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Fiesta Dinnerware

August 11, 2010
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Oh Pioneer Woman, you make me want to move to the country and cook all day. A recent contest on this popular city-girl-moves-to-country-and-raises-adorable-family blog gave away a set of colourful Fiesta dinnerware. What a fun way to add colour to the table. I’ve got my eye on the lemongrass. How fun are the tangerine? And [...]

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Fornasetti Plates

July 12, 2010
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One day I aspire to have a wall like this of these whimsical plates hanging in my home. With over 100 takes on this classical woman’s face, Tema e Variazioni plates designed by Piero Fornasetti have become a cool collectors item. Start someone off with just one plate – there is a design for every [...]

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Nine Piece Entertainment Set

November 19, 2009
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A great gift for those who like entertaining. This clean, modern all-white ceramic set comes complete with 1 rectangular platter, 1 square bowl, 1 rectangular long tray, 4 small square dishes and 2 oil and vinegar bottles. Decora 9 Piece Entertainment Set, $29.99. Buy Now Similar gift ideas:Le Tablier BlancEnamelwareFishs EddyFiesta DinnerwareDopper Bottle

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PC Home Popcorn Bowls

September 16, 2009
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If your way of celebrating the Toronto International Film Festival is by cuddling up and watching a movie at home, I’ve found the gift for you. Fill with a bag of popcorn and a flick and give these adorable (and inexpensive) bowls to your favourite film-buff. PC Home Popcorn Bowls, $2.99, $5.99. Buy Now Similar [...]

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Legs Up Teacup

July 7, 2009
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Turn staid and stuffy dishes on their head with this amazing find from London’s Undergrowth Designs – legs will literally fly in the air. Part of the wildly wacky Blaue Blume Teaset. Makes an adorable shower gift that definitely wont be confused with grandma’s tea set! Undergrowth Designs Legs Up Teacup, £32.90. Buy Now Similar [...]

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