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Shop local with this perfect Christmas gift guide

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If you’re tired of racking your brain trying to think of unique Xmas gifts, don’t worry– you’re not alone. We, too, are tired of the panicked gift search… so we went ahead and compiled a list of resources to find the best local Christmas/holiday gifts you can find in and around Vancouver! Pick up that Mastercard, here we go!

RYU

This Vancouver brand has been our fave place for urban athletic gear since they opened their doors a few years back. Why do we love them? Well, they make us look like we actually work out…. And we’re sure whoever is on your gift list will also be grateful for those instant athletic chic vibes.

Where: Various Locations In Vancouver
When: Hours Vary By Store

 

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Prep Beauty Parlour

Prep Beauty Parlour is an iconic Vancouverite beauty parlour experience. From the hanging white birdcage chair to the glamorous pedi experience, it’s the perfect holiday gift to give your girlfriends. Where: 1305 Burrard Street When: Monday-Sunday Time: Monday – Tuesday: 10 am – 7:30 pm, Wednesday – Friday: 9 am – 8 pm, Saturday: 9:30 am – 6 pm, Sunday: 11 am – 6 pm

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Earrings and Stuff

When you receive the Secret Santa invite and you need to think of a beautiful gift under $25, this is the place to go. Earrings and Stuff is founded by a lovely Vancouverite, Sarah, who handcrafts glam jewelry to elevate any outfit… so don’t worry, Debbie from accounting will definitely be on board.

Where: Online
When: Anytime

 

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Dipped Donuts

Can you think of a more Vancouverite gift than a 100% vegan doughnut delivery, all made locally by founders that are sweeter than the doughnuts they create? We couldn’t either. Hit up Dipped for some pastries you won’t forget. Where: Delivery Anywhere In Vancouver! When: Tues – Sat Time: 9 am – 3 pm

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Scandinave Spa

If you could find a way to wrap the gift of relaxation and bliss and put it under the tree, a Scandinave Spa Whistler gift card would be the way to do it. With hydrotherapy pools, massage rooms, eucalyptus steam rooms, and Finnish saunas tucked into a mountain Whistler retreat, it’s a truly BC-approved gift. Where: 8010 Mons Road, Whistler, BC When: Mon-Sun Time: 10 am – 9 pm Daily

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Baskits

Baskits is a Canadian company who took the gift of basket giving to a new level. With a huge selection of perfectly curated gift baskets for everyone n your list, you’ll find the most unique gift without any hassle (baby baskets, for her, for him, for foodies, and so much more).

Where: Online
Time: Anytime


Brunette the Label

You’ve definitely seen those “Babes Supporting Babes” and “Brunette” sweaters around town, right? Not only is this brand the definition of comfy chic, but their mission is to support and uplift business local business women (which makes their apparel the perfect gift!). We call that a win-win.

Where: Online
Time: Anytime

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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That’s it, Van! We promise none of these presents will get regifted… and if they do, well, fingers crossed we get ‘em!

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