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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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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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Ebby Rane Luggage

January 29, 2014
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Smart and chic, Canadian-designed luggage for those on the go by Sonja M Salmon. Each Ebby Rane Quartermaster carry-on comes with 10 carryalls (for shoes, knickers, etc…) to assist with packing and a leather clutch. Ebby Rane Carry-On Luggage, $1,145. Buy Now Similar gift ideas:Grid-ItTravel TunesLiquid Image Hydra Series Dive Mask with Underwater CameraHoliday 2013 [...]

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Holiday 2013 – For Him

December 4, 2013
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What to give a great guy? Here are Gifted’s top 5 picks for him this Holiday: 1. Bartek Design Bowtie, $35 USD. Buy Now 2. Filson Travel Dop Kit, $98 at Harry Rosen and select stores across Canada. Buy Now 3. Victorinox Swiss Army Bike Tool, $50. Buy Now 4. IL Ceppo 2 Piece Travel [...]

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BUM stools by UM Project x BAGGU

September 5, 2013
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The BUM stool by UM Project and fave Brooklyn bag company BAGGU, allow you to bring a sweet little seat with you where ever you go. A great gift for the artist, traveler, or concert go-er. Plus all proceeds of this sale will go to the Brooklyn Recovery Fund for local Hurricane Sandy relief efforts. BUM stools [...]

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Alex Folzi Suitcases

November 19, 2012
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I spotted these bright and bold bags on VitaminDaily and had to share. Vancouver-based Alex Folzi designs classic leather suitcases in vibrant colours. Alex Folzi Suitcases, $395. Buy Now Similar gift ideas:Cambie Design BlanketLuxembourg Armchair by FermobMindfulness Colouring BookLiquid Image Hydra Series Dive Mask with Underwater CameraEbby Rane Luggage

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National Geographic Artisan Gifts

December 6, 2011
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National Geographic has launched an artisan boutique with unique finds from around the world from Shona sculptures from Zimbabwe to exquisite cameo jewelry from a remote village in Italy to hand-painted ceramic ornaments from Usbek (above). The sale of each item supports local craftsmen in small communities and developing countries. Uzbek Ceramic Hand-painted Ornaments, Set [...]

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Red Canoe CBC Toiletry Bag

December 5, 2011
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I love that Red Canoe celebrates Canadian icons like the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation. This multi-pocket travel bag features the much loved ’70s CBC logo. Red Canoe CBC 70′s Logo Toiletry Bag, $44.99. Buy Now Similar gift ideas:Ted Baker ClutchCambridge SachelKate Spade Essex BagLiquid Image Hydra Series Dive Mask with Underwater CameraEbby Rane Luggage

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Louis Vuitton Travel Guides

November 24, 2011
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Louis Vuitton’s 2012 City Guide Collection, which incorporates new cities such as Hong Kong and Macau for the first time, along with Bari, Birmingham, Odessa, Salzburg, and Zagreb within the European Box Set. A great gift for the jet set. Louis Vuitton Travel Guides, $30 each ($120 box set). Buy Now Similar gift ideas:Parisian PicksClayoquot [...]

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Clayoquot Wilderness Resort

August 25, 2011
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I used to love camping. But these days the thought of setting up a tent and sleeping on the ground has prevented me from heading out to the woods – I think “glamping” might be a little more my speed. And the Clayoquot Wilderness Resort in BC offers just about the loveliest setting and accommodations [...]

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