Buying from small businesses has never been more important. Ditch the big brands and cookie-cutter items for these companies that offer the most unique and well-crafted products. From skincare and apparel to refreshments and sweets you’re sure to tick a few names off your list with these gift ideas. 

The Human Being Journal by Mahara – $48

A brand new product, the Human Being Journal is crafted with wellbeing and happy life in mind. Perfect for anyone looking to incorporate mindfulness into a busy schedule, the guided questions that reflect all aspects of life aim to help individuals bridge everyday life with the true essence of what we are. 

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Thigh Society Shorts – $39

A leading Canadian and size-inclusive brand that proudly represents women of all body types, the Thigh Society’s slip shorts are breathable, lightweight, ultra stretchy, and meant for any body. Shop Thigh Society here

Angel Baby Necklace by Unsalted Honey – $34  

Beautifully crafted, this Mother of Pearl pendant with gold plating is a gorgeous addition to a necklace collection. No two are the same as the Pearl tones differ, making every necklace beautifully unique. This necklace is perfect for layering with your favourite pieces or wearing it on its own. 

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Green Goddess Glow Oil by Sarisha Beauty – $75 (30 ml) 

A high-performance facial oil made up of a blend of natural and organic ingredients that are carefully chosen so that they won’t clog pores. Green Goddess is the last step in one’s skin care routine that works to even the skin tone, heal breakouts, fade scars and calm the skin with continuous use. This game-changing product is packed with nourishing vitamins and antioxidants to help to keep skin looking renewed and refreshed. 

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Barrel Aged Bourbon Maple Syrup by Wabanaki Maple – $19 (200 ml) 

A marshmallow aroma and a sophisticated blend of pure natural flavours which include vanilla, caramel, butter, oak, and sweet maple, are what to expect from this decadent syrup. Crafted with time and care, the maple is slowly aged in only the finest award-winning Kentucky Bourbon barrels for a golden buttery taste that’s rich with a storied flavour.
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Cup of Té Luxe Organic Tea Set – $119 

On Oprah’s list of Favourite Things of this year is a curated set of six organic and ethically sourced teas that is the perfect gift. Over 120 servings packaged in gold and luxe silver tins include decaf blends like the Noms Berry Delight, Zesty Lemon Ginger, and Peppermint Devotion, as well as the caffeinated Cream of Earl Grey, English Breakfast Cha Cha Chai. 

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Sleeping Beauty Gel Mask by Vo Beauty – $18 (1oz) or $35 (2oz) 

An innovative product, Vo Beauty’s Sleeping Beauty Gel Mask is multi-purpose and versatile. This mask can be used as an overnight mask, a moisturizer, or a makeup primer. The effect is fresh, soft, and hydrated skin that everyone can appreciate. 

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Daydream’s 6-pack Sampler – $33.99 

This sampler pack is a mix of the brand’s 3 flagship flavours, Peach Ginger, Blackberry Chai, and Cucumber Lime. The hemp and adaptogenic sparkling water inject calm into your day, can contribute to kicking cravings, and can help cut down on coffee. Each flavour is a mix of powerful adaptogens such as hemp, moringa, schisandra and ginseng. 

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Mulberry Silk Scrunchies by Awai Swim – $36

Handmade in Canada, the Vino Collection, a set of three luxurious silk scrunchies includes three colours: Blanc, Rosé and Merlot. Made from 100% Mulberry Silk that minimizes hair breakage, friction, tension, and creasing, these are a seamless design with a reinforced elastic that won’t snap with use. 

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Karma by Sets Art – Ranges from $15 – $1000

Handmade with love and passion, Karma by Sets Art offers truly unique and one of a kind customized home accessories and personalized gifts. From gorgeous agate coasters to diverse trays and dishes, every piece is designed to be a masterpiece that makes a strong statement. 

By crafting all products using high-end material with premium quality and finishes this shop guarantees client satisfaction. 

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