Holiday Gift Guide: Support your neighbours and buy local this season

Sponsored: With shops like these, you can spoil anyone on your list while feeling good about where your money is going


1 Sloth Pendant, $74 — 2 Dandelion Wish Pendant, $45 — 3 Toronto Harbour Island Key Chain, $295
4 Beaded Ring, $73 — 5 Watch Part Cufflinks, $98 — 6 Pop Tart Earrings, $36 — 7 Molten Coin Pendant, $82

Made You Look

Toronto’s #1 destination for unique handmade jewellery. Representing over 100 local designers. Offering a diverse selection of high-end precious jewellery and an eclectic collection of fashion, costume and wearable art pieces. 20 in-house designers create on-site, specializing in custom work and repair & alteration services.
Made You Looks Jewellery, madeyoulook.ca

Instagram @madeyoulookjewellery
@madeyoulookmarried
Facebook Made You Look Jewellery


Products to nourish you inside & out! Treat yourself and your loved ones this winter to clean, quality body care and cozy home essentials. Shop here!

The Big Carrot

Committed to local, organic, non-GMO and sustainable food systems since 1983, The Big Carrot offers organic produce, bulk, natural body care & make up as well as professional grade supplements. The juice & smoothie bars and kitchen serve up hundreds of healthy dishes and drinks daily. Building community is at the core of their vision, which they deliver through education, outreach and giving.
The Big Carrot Community Market, shop.thebigcarrot.ca

Instagram @thebigcarrot
Facebook TheBigCarrotNaturalFoodMarket


2020 Rating Ornament. Shop here!

Outer Layer

Looking for unique and fun gifts to brighten up this dumpster fire of a year? Find this and other gems online or at our Queen St West store!
Outer Layer, outerlayer.com

Instagram @outerlayer
Twitter @outerlayer
Facebook Outer Layer

Australian Boot Co.

Australian Boot Company makes the buying experience as comfortable as the wearing experience. Shop the largest range of Blundstone, R.M. Williams boots and Glerups in Canada. More styles, more colours, more knowledgeable boot fitters. Shop online or in person for the most comfortable shopping experience you and your feet have ever shared.
Australian Boot Co., australianboot.com

Instagram @australianbootco
Twitter @austboot
Facebook australianboot

Black Market

Toronto’s Best Vintage Clothing store. Visit our new location at 347 Queen St. West or shop online!
Black Market, blackmarkettoronto.com

Instagram @blackmarketvintage & @347queenwest

imagineNATIVE is the world’s largest presenter of Indigenous screen content. The organization is recognized locally, nationally, and internationally for excellence and innovation in programming and as the global centre for Indigenous media arts. imagineNATIVE is a registered charity committed to creating a greater understanding of Indigenous peoples and cultures. Shop here!

ImagineNATIVE

The film lover on your holiday shopping list will love our beautiful hoodies, blankets, and even cardboard VR headsets for a movie night at home. Celebrate Indigenous work on-the-go with our water bottles and tote bags! For your holiday reading you can purchase our stunning commemorative Artbook from this year’s Festival with lenticular holographic cover. Whatever you decide, your purchase will continue to help us with our efforts in supporting Indigenous creatives from all over the world.
ImagineNATIVE, imaginenative.org

Instagram @imagineNATIVE
Twitter @imagineNATIVE
Facebook imagineNATIVE

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Comments (1)

  • vicki November 10, 2020 11:55 PM

    This is it? There are 5 companies listed in your holiday gift guide? Am I missing something???

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