The holiday season is upon us, and what better way to spread joy than with unique and thoughtful gifts? This year, we’ve curated a diverse selection of items that not only make for perfect presents but also support local artists, creators, and businesses. From entertainment and treats to books and household items, there’s something for everyone on your list.

Entertainment

Ben Simcoe Live!

Dive into a laughter-filled adventure with Ben Simcoe’s live comedy and impressions across the Lower Mainland.

Website: www.BenSimcoe.ca
Email: [email protected]
Call: 604-746-8478

Experienced Hotel Pianist at your Service

Manuel, a talented pianist, can bring the charm of live music to any event with a repertoire that includes Disney, pop, and classics.

Email: [email protected]
Call: 778-320-7488 (Mary)

Holiday Cards

Assorted Cards from Alternatives Gallery and Studio

Send heartfelt wishes with unique holiday cards—crafted with love and filled with holiday spirit.

Price: $4/card or $25 for a box of 10 cards
Website: www.alternativesart.ca
Email: [email protected]
Call: 604-322-0585

Treats and Snacks

The Granola Kid

Meet Zamaan Jivraj, the creator behind ‘The Granola Kid.’ His granola is pure, additive-free, and perfect for a wholesome breakfast or a quick, satisfying snack. Explore Zamaan’s delicious creations here: www.thegranolakid.com

Ruff, Ruff Homemade Dog Biscuits

Johnson’s dog biscuits: crafted with love, devoured with joy! Pumpkin, peanut butter, and a sprinkle of tail-wagging happiness.

Price: $5/bag for 20 large, 40 medium, or 60 small
To Order: Call 778-865-9964 or Email [email protected]

Free delivery within Burnaby and surrounding communities. Refrigerate or freeze for freshness!

Books

Don’t Forget You’re Beautiful by Roshni Kashyap

Coquitlam author Roshni Kashyap’s book of poems is a beautiful expression of feelings through poetry and art. You can find “Don’t Forget You’re Beautiful” on Roshin’s dedicated Amazon page here.

Household Items

Simon’s Soapbox

Elevate your bath game with artisanal soaps featuring carefully chosen ingredients such as shea butter, olive oil, and essential oils. Explore the full range of Simon’s Soapbox creations at www.SimonsSoapbox.com

Products by Sienna

Sienna’s creative range includes stress balls, bibs with dignity, and cloth napkins.

To order, email: [email protected] or phone: 604-319-3783

PotteryWorks

Unique pottery items, from mugs and plates to bowls and beyond. Explore the collection at potteryworksonlineshop.ca

Studio 73

Discover beautiful glassware, decorative pieces, and wearable art. Explore their unique collection here.

Retrophiliac

Discover an array of unique items, from empowering neurodiversity pride pieces to eye-catching enamel pins, patches, and stickers. Shop at shopretrophiliac.com

Handcrafted Wine Charms and Glasses Chains by Mikaela Zitron

Elevate your style with Mikaela’s handcrafted creations. With a passion for flow acrylics and a keen eye for natural beauty, each piece is a celebration of life and artistry.

Price: Glasses Chains – $15 each / Wine charms – $2 each
Email: [email protected] | Phone: (778) 835-0030

And there you have it—your holiday shopping just got a whole lot merrier! Here’s to a holiday season filled with warmth, connection, and the kind of memories that glitter brighter than the twinkling lights on the tree. Happy holidays!