We have now entered the holiday season and if you’re struggling with finding the right gifts for your friends and family, we’ve got a bunch of small and local businesses within Canada where you can find the cutest gifts!
All of these businesses can be contacted through their instagram profiles and/or websites and provide convenient pickup and delivery options!
JŪS By Oreya
For the girl (or guy) who’s obsessed with hair care, consider getting them JŪS By Oreya’s deep conditioning hair mask that is great for ALL hair types!
This all-natural hair refreshing mask is only $55 and is their top seller. They also have a bunch of other great products and offer gift cards, as well.
Check out their instagram to view all their products: @jusbyoreya
Mala The Brand
For your friend who’s obsessed with candles and the warm, yummy scents, this one’s for them! Mala The Brand, a sustainable brand located in Vancouver, has a variety of amazing scented candles, offered with cotton or wooden wicks. For every candle purchased, one tree is planted. These candles can be found on their website or in stores like Nordstrom, Indigo and many more!
My favourite scents are definitely silk and chai. The candles range from around $30; check them out on Instagram: @malathebrand
Here is a gift that anyone can enjoy: handmade, designer-inspired face masks proudly sewn in Canada by a mother-daughter duo at Maski Boutique! There are a bunch of colours and high-quality fabrics, featuring adjustable straps, not to mention, it’s washing machine safe. You can never have too many face masks nowadays.
The masks range from $5 to $60. Check out their instagram to view all their products: @maskiboutique
If you’re looking for affordable, luxury jewelry to give to a loved one, C&C Luxury has your back. This small business from Montreal has the cutest jewelry and accessories. They have styles in rings and bracelets, but my favourite is the initial necklace.
You can find some great quality rings, earrings, bracelets and necklaces starting at $30. Check out their instagram: @shopccluxury
The Silk Labs
If you want to stay on the luxurious side of things, The Silk Labs creates Toronto-made, luxury silk goods. They sell amazing hair scrunchies, hair combs, eye masks, and so many more goodies. The items sell from $12 and up.
I am definitely here for the silk pillow cases! Check them out on Instagram: @thesilklabs
With the current state of the world, it’s so important to support small and local businesses. Not only will it help out so many people who are struggling during these hard times, but it will also put smiles on the faces of your loved ones when they open really cool, unique, and unexpected gifts made with love! Support small businesses this holiday season and shop local!