Holiday gift ideas that support local Toronto businesses

Holiday gift ideas that support local businesses in Toronto are a great way to find unique and original gifts for your loved ones, while also giving small business owners a valuable source of revenue this holiday season.
Here are our top picks that will bring a smile to your loved ones.

Sleepwear from Beestung Lingerie

Give the gift of soft and cozy sleepwear, loungewear or lingerie from Beestung Lingerie. A great selection from lines including Eberjey, Hanro, PJ Salvage, Marie Jo, Chantelle, Hanky Panky and more are available.

Unique gifts and stocking stuffers at Helene Clarkson

Helene Clarkson has unique gifts for everyone on your list including the cutest stocking stuffers. Clockwise from top: Fiji Earrings $49, Stitch Map Canvas Tote $49, Air Frame Luggage Tag $12, The Cocktail Box Co. $25, Lingo Playing Cards $18, Homesick Candle $45, Rollasoles $40, Skyline Mini Wallet Emergency Kit $35.

Canvas tote bags from Paola Di Boutique

Make a solid statement the next time you head to the grocery store or any other shopping destination with the cheekiest canvas jute bag totes from Paola Di Boutique. A variety of market bags in black and white, water proof lining with a pocket in the inside and genuine leather handles for $110. The perfect gift for any designer label lover.

Cozy slippers from Sloan Shoes

These gorgeous sheepskin slippers from Sloan Shoes are handcrafted in Canada to keep you warm all winter. Choose from open back or closed back in many colours for both men and ladies. Each sheepskin slipper is a work of foot art, featuring beautiful materials and excellent craftsmanship. The Garneau Shearling Slippers (photo on the right) range from $84.95 to $110 and the boiled wool slippers from Haflinger (photo on the left) come in all designs from dogs, cats, owls, and pandas or a unique coffee design.

Intimate Apparel from Linea Intima

This Sophora black set by Prima Donna $162 for the bra and $84 for the brief at Linea Intima. Shop from the best brands around the globe. This local shop’s mission is to “improve women’s lives one bra at a time!”

Silk Shawls at Mad-dasH

A unique,  colourful collection of handmade luxurious silk shawls, tunics and kaftans all travelling light and bright. Executed ethically, in a small private studio by skilled old world artisans paying great attention to detail, thus making each an original, a work of art. Mad-DasH offers the option of transforming the priceless piece of art crated by your child into a family treasured customized scarf.

Yoga Membership at Stay Balanced with Betty

Give someone a gift that keeps on giving! Stay Balanced with Betty is offering yoga memberships for online classes. Holiday special: 50% off first month of a membership. Use code: holidaygift2020 throughout December and January.

Face masks from Rock ‘N Karma

‘Social Distance in Style with Canadian fashion label Rock ‘N Karma. Known for their ICONIC Miracle Fabric & the best black pants ever; so Comfortable you can live in them.  Unique gift ideas – Free pop-art mask with any purchase of a mask-chain.

Skin rejuvenation at Gidon Aesthetics & Medispa

Gift cards are available for an array of skin rejuvenation options that improve early signs of sagging and hooding for a more youthful appearance. Options include radio frequency skin tightening. Naturally produced collagen firms the eyelids, softens lines and elevates the brow. The long lasting results are suitable for all skin types. Price upon request.

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