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MP Local: Holiday Gift Guide

It’s the most wonderful time of the year! Can you believe there’s only 13 days until Christmas? We know there are some last-minute shoppers out there still trying to find the perfect gift, so we thought we would help you out.

As true local lovers and supporters, we reached out to a few businesses asking to share some great holiday gift ideas. Shopping local is the only way to go! Not only are you supporting your neighbour but everything you buy is so unique and comes from passion and love for that product. Your gift getter will love it!

Truth Beauty Company

We are obsessed with everything TBC offers. They are an eco-friendly, clean and safe, one stop beauty shop! They offer tons of Canadian-made brands and were so kind to share a few favourites with us!

  • Pai Holiday Gift Set $45.95 - great for a skincare, self-care or beauty lover. Unique to each of the astrological signs! So fun and personal. Each set includes the Rosehip BioRegenerate item and one other item.

  • Cardea Auset Sea Mineral Soak $40.95 - perfect bath soak for the busy bee who could use a break.

  • Happy spritz Be Happy Mini Set $59.95 - a set of 5 essential oil sprays for the face, body or room. Perfect for a new homeowner, a wellness guru, a best friend or a host/hostess gift!



Koko Cards

There’s nothing quite as special as receiving a personalized gift. Koko Cards offers custom illustrations that are hand drawn originals and can easily be framed. The example below is a family portrait, how sweet! They are 6 X 4” for $45.00.



GoKotta Wellness co.

Okay, this brand just speaks wellness! Their products are made of all-natural, plant based ingredients. Each item is handcrafted with passion and pride, and all happen to be vegan, environmentally friendly and cruelty free. They live by the mantra of “Be Free and Live Simply”. Not only are these great gifts for others, but for yourself!

  • Bath & Body Oil 125ml $35.00 - Nourish your skin with their luxurious bath and body oils. Revitalize and repair with a collection of their purest oils for deep hydration.

  • Artisan Body Butter 250ml $20 and 500ml $35.00 - Indulge all of your senses and melt your stress away by replenishing your body, mind and soul with their decadent body butters. Enrich your skin with all-natural shea butter and coconut oil for an all over glow from head to toe.




This boutique speaks all things fashion and lifestyle. They carry a variety of carefully curated products from apparel and accessories, to beauty, to home décor. The shop itself is so warm and welcoming and invites everyone to try out what works for their #Unik brand. The babes at Uni-Koncept shared some beautiful jewelry with us, all by Adamar Diamonds from Toronto. Each gorgeous piece is .925 sterling silver and made with Swarovski gemstones!

  • Knot rings - $68

  • Leopard Ring - $92

  • Black & White Oval Ring - $60

  • Circle Ring - $104

  • Clover Bracelet - $90

  • Oval with Gems Bracelet - $83



Lush Woodcraft

Everyone is looking for that unique gift to brighten someone’s home. Lush Woodcraft makes custom solid wood and metal/steel furniture perfect for a home or cottage. Most of their lumber is reclaimed wood from local, Canadian barns over 150 years old – giving it the kind of character that only time can create.

  • Live Edge Cutting Board - 21 x 9” - $30.00

  • Wine Rack – 21 x 10” - $45.00



There are so many local gift ideas out there, that you won’t have any trouble finding the perfect present for someone special this holiday season.

Remember that gift giving isn’t always the most important thing and doesn’t need to be in physical form. There are many ways you can give back to people in your local community that is just as thoughtful and important. Local charities are always looking for donations and items to help those in need, especially around the holidays.

For more information on how you can help, we’ve linked their websites for more information.

Happy Holidays babes! We hope this little holiday gift guide helps you on your hunt. If you need help sourcing the perfect gift, send us a DM or an email at and we’d be happy to help.

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