We’ve always got lots of customers in looking for fun gift ideas under $25 for office parties, secret Santa exchanges and stocking stuffers. We’ve got lots in the shop that fill that need! Here are some ideas.
Socks, socks, socks!! We have some hilarious styles in the shop. These ones from Blue Q have flown off the racks.. but don’t worry, we just got a huge shipment in today! Available for men and women they range from adorable to hilarious to slightly inappropriate 🙂 $12.95 – $15
Dalish cosmetics is a Toronto made natural make up line. We’ve gotten rid of all our unnatural makeup products at home and swapped it all for Dalish. These cheek/lip balms are great to toss in a stocking $16.
Happy Spritz aromatherapy sprays are handmade in Vancouver using wonderful blends of essential oils to help uplift, destress, relax or energize. Lots of unique blends no matter what your needs are. A little over budget, but so worth it, at $28/bottle
Pins, patches and key chains from Explorer’s Press are all under $10 and are made in Vancouver. Pictured left iron on patch and right a lapel pin, both $8
Speaking of tattoos, Tattly has done an AMAZING limited edition Sesame Street set of temporary tattoos just in time for Christmas. There is the classic set in black and white and this colourful set $18/set
We’re getting shipments every day trying to keep the shop nice and full for the last couple weeks before Christmas!
Here are some ideas to help you find that perfect gift!
We’ve still got some gorgeous Toronto made Westlake Design scarves in the shop, plus lots of other gorgeous outerwear; all made in Canada!
Bellroy iPhone 6 leather covers in both the one and three card styles are in the shop in all three colours! We’ve also got all slim wallet styles in plenty of colours. Bellroy wallets have been a very popular gift for men since we brought them in this Spring. They’ve mastered a stylish, functional wallet that doesn’t get bulky.
We love the simplicity of Kara Yoo’s designs. Available in 14k gold or sterling silver her bracelets, necklaces and earrings are all handmade in vancouver, BC.
Every Little Thing is a brand new colouring book that just arrived last week. We can’t keep our colouring books on the shelves, definitely one of the most popular items of 2015! Colouring isn’t just for the youngins anymore!
New to the shop!!! We were so happy to stumble across Baltic Club at the One of a Kind Show, and even HAPPIER to hear they would ship to us in time for the holidays. Their prints are on there way to the shop right now from Montreal and should be here this week. Gorgeous illustrated maps of Canada, the World and Toronto (pictured). Available in both 12″x18″ & 24″ x 36″ (frame not included).
Laura Berger has a wonderful soothing technique to help you through the holiday stress. This card and many more are in the shop!
Extended hours start this week!! From what we’ve heard and seen, lots of you are keeping your shopping close to home this year 🙂
We’re so grateful for that!
We had our first mini snowfall today! If the holidays haven’t been on your mind yet, they probably are now! SO many wonderful gifts in the shop. Here is a peek at what has arrived recently.
And for your hands, Cokluch leather mittens are back in the shop! These flew out last year so get in while they’re still here. Available in black, grey & tan; in sizes small, med, large. Popular with men & women for the holidays! Handmade in Montreal!
We’ve got lots to keep the little ones cozy too. Hats, neckwarmers and mittens from Noujica are in the shop.
Our Fall goodies from FluffyCo in San Francisco are here with lots of new designs! Wonderful cotton tees and sweaters for men & women.
Point Two Design is an architecture firm from Vancouver, BC. They’ve designed some beautiful city maps. We’ve got a selection of Canadian and US maps in the shop, including everyone’s favourite, Toronto!
We just received new stock from Lisbeth as her half moon necklaces sold out so quickly! Handmade in Toronto with 14k gold and a semi precious stone (Labradorite pictured), these would make any lady happy.
I hear there’s some interest in adults colouring these days 😉 We have PLENTY of colouring books in the shop waiting for your magic touch! Fantastic cities is illustrated by a Canadian artist and is full of lots of intricate cityscapes.
Of course, our card wall is full of wonderful holiday cards, both singles and boxed. We’ll be featuring a card a day on our instagram again this year, counting down to the 25th. Be sure to follow along @iheartscout
Hard to believe the Summer is coming to an end. I guess we say that every year, I’m grateful for this week of hot weather though!!! Here is a look at some things in the shop to help make your transition to school a little more fun.
Lots of stock from So Young Inc in the shop! Three styles of lunch boxes including new patterns. Removable liner makes it easy to clean and a shoulder strap makes it easy to carry 🙂
We love Bellroy! We are now stocking their elements phone pocket. This beauty is waterproof (great for cyclists) and has a home for your phone, a few cards, cash and a key. A great way to keep organized!
See you soon!
Father’s Day is Sunday June 21st! Later than usual, so there’s still time if you haven’t picked anything up for Dad just yet!
We’re so excited to be Bellroy’s newest Toronto stockist! This Australian company has designed the perfect slim wallets. Available in a variety of styles and colours, there’s something for everyone. These wallets are made with a thin leather and don’t include all that extra fabric that adds the bulk. They also come with a three year warranty!
Happy Spritz aromatherapy sprays come in 3 lovely scents for the gentlemen. Each spritz has a different purpose depending on the oils used to create the blend. Whether you’re looking to relax or to uplift, there’s a spray for that! Handcrafted naturally in Vancouver, BC.
Top left from Dear Hancock and Dani Press on the right.
Above Left from Egg Press and Hello Lucky on the right
See you soon!
Mother’s Day isn’t too far away, Sunday May 10th is the special day. We have lots of ideas for her in the shop this Spring 🙂
Beautiful Spring bags from Noujica are in the shop! We love this denim one with the veggie tan leather accents and think your mom would too! Handmade in Montreal.
If bracelets are more her thing, we love these simple, classic cuff bangles from Kara Yoo, also from Vancouver. Available in sterling silver or 14K Gold fill.
Beautiful handmade glass boxes from Here & Now in Kingston are a perfect place for her to put her special pieces.
Coin purses from Avril Loreti are handmade in Toronto! Polished grain leather on the back will give this accessory a long life (we also have the matching tote bag)!
Beautiful handmade ceramic planters from Cathy Terepocki are such a lovely complement to any home. We have an assortment of colours and designs.
We have gorgeous wood recipe boxes from One Canoe Two. They come with all the recipe cards and dividers you need to start getting organized.
Sometimes all it takes is a thoughtfully written card for her on Mother’s Day. We have a lovely collection of cards for Mom.
card on the left from Ferme A Papier and on the right from Dear Hancock
Card on the left from Rifle Paper Co and on the right from Hello Lucky.
see you soon
After what felt like the most painstaking Winter, Spring is finally here!! We’ve been filling up the shop with lots of new lines as well as replenishing some of your favourites.
Thanks to everyone that braved the cold, bitter days to pay us a visit, we appreciate it!! Happy to see the layers being shed and the faces looking less frozen these days.
Surely you’ve heard by now that Falconwright is no longer 🙁 Sandi and Danielle have decided to go separate ways creatively. Sandi has started up Tough Luck, and how happy are we to be her first stockist! Wonderful prints, cards, totes and t-shirts are now in the shop!
Spring colours from Minimoc are stocked in the shop! Pictured above are Robin’s Egg and Canary.
Fiona of Wolf Circus has introduced a new higher end line called Creatures of Desire. Sterling and bronze pieces are all handcrafted in Vancouver, BC. We love their simplistic, architectural design.
Come in for a visit!
Valentine’s Day is just a little ways away now! A day you either love, or hate. Whether you celebrate or not, we’ve got some great new things in the shop that would be perfect as a gift for your love, or yourself!
FOR THE BOYS!
FOR THE GIRLS!
we are expecting our order of Foe and Dear this week and are so excited to welcome this beautiful line into the shop. Rings, earrings and necklaces handmade with gold, silver and semi precious are all handmade in Vancouver, BC. Pictured above is a sparkling gunmetal druzy, measuring 8mm, set in a handcrafted claw setting.
THINGS WE LOVE FOR EVERYONE!
We’ve been long time admirers of Hannah’s wonderful collection of handmade brooch boyfriends. I’m so happy to welcome her into the shop! We’ve got a great selection including the guys pictured above as well as a selection of wonderful bearded boyfriends. She also does custom!
On to one of our favourite things in the shop at Valentine’s day, cards!!!! Here’s a small selection of some of our favourites.
Card on the left from Greenwich Letterpress and the right Hello Lucky.
Card on the left from Gotamago and the right Ferme A Papier.
Card on the left from Laura Berger and the right, for the girlfriends, Dani press.
Christmas is just a few days away!!! We’re so happy to see all the faces out supporting us and the other small businesses in the neighborhood this season!
We’ve got some great smaller, lower price point gift ideas in the shop to stuff those stockings with!
Little Canoe in Portland illustrates the most adorable prints and cards. We brought her magnets in this season because we couldn’t resist them! Also available in fruit & veggie themed sets.
Henderson Dry Goods laser cut ornaments are handmade in Vancouver. We’ve been carrying her line since we opened and are always excited to see which new designs are added to the ornament line each season. We’ve got lanterns, tents & skiis this season along with the usual favourites.
Neighborwoods has introduced an ornament to their line of handmade wood city home goods!
Tattly temporary tattoos come in sets or singles. A perfect stocking stuffer for adults or kids!
BlueQ always amazes me with their clever product designs! The latest in their line of natural room/lavatory sprays, Marie Antoilette!
Living royal ankle and knee high socks are made in Chicago. Available in a plethora of delicious sweets, snacks and hilarious animals these are great little gifts or stocking stuffers.
Pure Green Magazine is a Canadian based magazine full of such beautiful thoughtful articles, photos and recipes. Their latest edition seems fitting for the holidays!
A lot of guys don’t want to carry a bulky wallet around. Izola’s money clips are available with 4 different sayings on them. A great under $30 gift idea.
These might be a bit big for a stocking, but we haven’t had a chance to post these as we can’t seem to keep them in stock! A shipment just arrived yesterday though so we are fully stocked with all four beautiful Puffin in Bloom classics. Anna Bond, the creative mind behind Rifle Paper Co. has created these beautiful covers giving these classics an updated look. A beautiful heirloom gift for the young and old.
Now all that’s left is the gift wrapping, and we’ve got plenty! Knot and bow make it so easy with festive twine, gifts tags and their gift wrap courtesy of a collaboration with Hartland Brooklyn.
Lots more in the shop!!
Christmas is less than a week away! Just a reminder we are open until 8pm (7pm Sunday)! See you soon!