You want to know my favourite holiday tradition? SHOPPING LOCAL.

It's the best way to make sure you are getting truly unique gifts for everyone on your list. This curated Gift Guide will help you get ideas and jump start your holiday shopping. 

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#1. Mini Tipi has developed a unique line of goods that are as practical and useful as they are stylish and beautiful. Each print is designed by an Indigenous artist and all products are cut and and sewn in Quebec.

#2. DYP Refillery is supplying ways to live consciously and sustainably. They offer as many minimal waste household, bath, body, travel and daily-used products as they can!

#3. With Nini wire art is a gorgeous addition to any home. What starts as quick doodle by Jennifer, is cleaned up and transformed into a minimal single line design that utilizes loops, bends, twists and lots of white space.

copious holiday gift guide

#4. Samatia Art and Design makes gorgeous leather travel bags that are very high quality. Additionally there is an option to personalize your gift which I always love, making the item extra special.

#5. The Copious Clare Poncho is a fan favourite this time of year. It is perfect for all your activities from Fall and apple picking to Summer and camp fire vibes. 

#6. Gift an Experience!  Each Christmas I come up with an experience for my nieces and nephews. Last year we went skiing and they adored it. I highly recommend putting money towards a day they will remember forever.

#7. Namaste Jewelry is made for the modern minimalist, who loves everything simple and chic. Each piece is more beautiful than the last, you will have a hard time choosing which piece to give and which one to buy for yourself. 

copious holiday gift guide

#8. Wolf Den are the perfect family gift. Keep busy with these beautiful jigsaw puzzles featuring images by iconic Indigenous artists.

#9. DG Vintage is the perfect place to shop for that thrifted fashion lover on your list. You can shop in person or online and Dayna has a great eye for high quality unisex pieces. From Tees, to Sweaters, to Jeans and Accessories, you can pull a whole outfit together for a great price. 

#10. Mini Geeks quirky goods are perfect for you favourite mini humans. From superheroes to space, anime to video games, their prints spark nostalgia for your inner nerd. 

Don't forget this Holiday Season when you Shop Local you supporting someone's dream!


Written by Carissa McCaig

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