If the leather Burberry gift box ($78, Holt Renfrew , 50 Bloor West, 416-922-2333) looks this good, the present inside better be spectacular.
Store your jewellery stash in a ceramic-tile-topped box ($53, Token , 888 Queen West, 416-516-9586).
Coyuchi 's organic cotton waffle robe ($69.95, Organic Lifestyle , Hazelton Lanes, 87 Avenue Road, 416-921-7317) is big enough to wrap you both but not so expensive that buying two is out of line.
Stash this Williams-Sonoma dipping oil set ($62, 100 Bloor West, 416-962-9455, and others) in your cupboard to spice up snacks for surprise holiday drop-ins.
Lampe Berger 's Lacrima Onyx oil lamp ($68, Ziggy's at Home , 794 College, 416-535-8728) neutralizes messy odours in swinging smoked-glass style.
Foodies with a passion for the planet will love this gift basket crammed with organic crackers, fair trade chocolate, pesticide-free antipasto, maple syrup, jam, teas, fresh oranges and more ($60 or $100, Green Earth Organics , www.greenearthorganics.com, 416-285-5300).
Bundle up you little buddy in this denim doggie jacket ($60, Timmie Doggie Outfitters , 867 Queen West, 416-203-6789).
Rin Tanaka 's My Freedamn! fashion book series features special editions on style trends and clothing cults. The fourth volume ($98, Lileo , 55 Mill, building #35, 416-413-1410) reviews Grateful Dead T-shirts and 70s hippie duds.
Keep those yoga-stretched muscles burning in B Green 's zip jacket ($74.95, Organic Lifestyle , Hazelton Lanes, 87 Avenue Road, 416-921-7317) after class.
Serve up a delicious dish on Lindsay Montgomery 's earthenware plate ($65, Distill , 55 Mill, building #56, 416-304-0033).
An Automoblox building-block car ($54, Wash Up & Brush Co. , 107 Danforth, 416-484-8592) is a trendy toy find.
If your apartment has enough mirrors and paintings, fill an empty space with Kenneth Wingard 's gunmetal-grey wall sculpture ($99, Eye Spy , 1100 Queen East, 416-461-4061).
Outfit a pacifist bedfellow in Roots ' peace-sign-print nightshirt ($75, 100 Bloor West, 416-323-3289, and others, www.roots.ca).
If everything else in her life is hyper-designed, shouldn’t her LayaSpot vibrator ($56.98, Lovecraft, 27 Yorkville, 416-923-7331) look swishy, too?
Why let the position of the nearest electrical outlet limit your masturbatory locale? Ideal 's cordless massage wand ($68, Come as You Are , 701 Queen West, 416-504-7934) lets you get your auto freak on here, there and everywhere.
Overstitched line drawings are popping up on clothing, pillows and K Studio 's slip-covered journals ($78, Type , 883 Queen West, 416-366-8973).
Blow that special stoner's mind with this Pyrex bubbler ($79.95, Friendly Stranger , 241 Queen West, 416-591-1570).
The medium is the message. And in this case, the medium is Dad's old ties ($50, Model Citizen , 913 Dundas West, 416-553-6632).
Send a sweet-toothed beauty junky Laura Mercier 's Crème Brûlée trio ($75, Holt Renfrew , 50 Bloor West, 416-922-2333) of bubble bath, moisturizing cream and a candle .
Simple forms and ink-blot-style nature silhouettes make Coe and Waito 's vases ($80 for large cylinder, MADE , 867 Dundas West, 416-607-6384, www.coeandwaito.com) stand out from the porcelain pack.