‘Tis the season to shop local! As you all know, we’ve had our chic general store, ‘the edit’, open in the heart of Niagara-on-the-Lake, and wanted to shed a sparkling light on the amazing brands ‘popping up’ in our shop this holiday season. Take a look at some of the brands favourite holiday finds and be sure to stop by ‘the edit’ at 1-233 King Street in NOTL from Thurdsays to Monday 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. this holiday season for some wonderful local gifts.

Happy shopping!

We recognize the intent to support specific types of businesses, and so where applicable have noted on site if the business is Canadian, a Small Business, BIPOC or Female Run.

Bon Appetit Tea Towel Linen + Noir from Paperwhite Interiors

Shop Paperwhite Interiors is a home and lifestyle brand created by Meg Thomas. After her experience working in the design industry, Meg developed a great appreciation for quality goods and their ability to make our lives more beautiful. Made of 100% linen and woven in France, our Bon Appetit tea towels are a kitchen staple. They are exceptionally absorbent and extremely durable. Wrap it around one of your favourite bottles of wine for a unique holiday gift.

Canadian | Small Business | Female Run

Holiday Card Set from Paperscript

This boxed holiday collection from Paperscript, will help you share the warmth of the season. Whether you need something for your Secret Santa, a coworker or your family…capture the magic of Christmas with our Holiday Greeting Cards.

Canadian | Small Business | Female Run

The Ultimate Knife Set from KILNE

Kilne’s award-winning knife sets: the 6-Piece Knife Set and tSteak Knife Set, bundled together at the best price and ready to fully equip any kitchen. Now available in the new colourway, Sugar. Crafted from high-grade German steel, the blades are made to stay sharp for precision cutting. Kilne knives are designed with a full-tang blade—one piece of steel through the blade and handle—for strength, balance, and an ergonomic grip for a secure hold even when wet.

Palm Spear Candle from Maple + Love

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This Palm Spear Candle by Maple + Love is hand poured and 100% beeswax cadnle. It has a fun, geometric and minimalistic look and comes in various colours, including white, blush, caramel, charcoal and rasberry. 

Care Instructions: 

Please trim your candle wicks to 1/4″ before each burn.

Canadia / Small Business / Female Run 

Cairo Necklace from Two Cities

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This 18K gold dipped stainless steel  necklace from Two Cities is a thick rope style chain, perfect for an addition to your wardrobe staples! Two Cities names their jewelry items after cities they have been to taking inspiration from them to create their designs.

Canadian / Small Business / Female Run 

L-Space Quincey Pant and Echo Jacket from Whilimenia

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This butter soft vegan leather set in latte is a perfect combination for an edgy yet sophisticated look. With a custom seem above the knees and a soft flare at the bottom the pants will fit you like a glove. 

Washing Instructions: cold hand washed and lay flat to dry.

Canadian / Female Run 

Toothbrush from Nada

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The Nada toothbrush is a revolutionary toothbrush that’s better for the environment, using up to 90% less plastic than traditional brands. The replaceable brush heads have bristles made of tapered nylon that penetrate up to 17% deeper between your teeth and gums—giving you a superior cleaning. 

When you order a Nada toothbrush, it comes with a self-addressed envelope you can put your used toothbrush heads in and drop in the mail.

Canadian / Small Business 

Scarves from Hello Bonjour

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The Hello Bonjour Scarves come in variety of colours and styles ranging from solid colour to leopard print and from neutrals to hot pink. 

Canadian / Small Business / Female Run

Heart Sweater from Pink Martini

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The Pink Martini  Emily Sweater in Grey is the perfect sweater for winter with its cute heart print and oversize cut ribbed at the collar, sleeves and hem.

Canadian / Small Business / Female Run / BIPOC

Lola Bans Plastics Book by Melaina Gasbarrino

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Melaina Gasbarrino is the author of the children’s book Lola BansPlastics which follows Lola and her friends are on a mission to complete the task Maka Earth has given them: to get rid of all sticky, icky plastics on the magical island.

Canadian / Small Business / Female Run 

The Arielle Cardigan from Smithery

Smithery is an online shop founded by Mavis Huntley, where their mission is for you to feel more confident in your clothes, by offering style tips, shape and colour analysis, and curating seasonal collections of pieces that will have you feeling like a million bucks. The Arielle Cardigan is Smithery’s pick for our Gift Guide. Available in 4 statement colours that were designed to compliment your specific seasonal palette, this slouchy cardigan is super soft and perfect for dressing up or down this holiday season.

Canadian | Small Business | Female Run

The Everything Pan from KILNE

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The Kilne Everything Pan is the perfect non-stick homebase for any dish. Made with non-toxic materials so you can cook with peace of mind, the design is environmentally-conscious, cutting energy consumption in the manufacturing process. Our unique coating has the best non-stick performance ever achieved from a ceramic coating and makes both the cooking and cleaning process a breeze. The increased heating speed reduces cooking time, and you can cook confidently knowing that the interior coating has superior resistance to scratching.

Canadian / Small Business /Female Run

Curb Chain Ring from Monoxide

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Monoxide’s curb chain rings are 18K gold or rhodium over brass plated and are a perfect item to stack on for an elevated look.

Canadian | Small Business | Female Run | BIPOC

Freshwater Pearl Pendant Necklace from Autumn Ochre

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This is Autumn and Ochre’s Baroque Pearl Pendant Necklace. This freshwater pearl, locally sourced from the Niagar Escarpment, is used as a pendant on a 18k gold filled chain. 

Canadian / Small Business / Female Run / BIPOC

Lip Balm from Hope + Co

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This Poppy and Pout Lip Balm is all natural and packaged eco-friendly in a cardboard tube. It comes in five different flavours: pink garpefruit, blood orange mint, cinnamint, orange blossom, and lemon blossom and smell heavenly!

Canadian / Small Business / Female Run 

Organic Crinkle Toy - Noise Making Paper from Jenny & Andy

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The Crinkle Toy is designed to engage babies in sensory play from them to begin recognizing sound and texture.

The Jenny and Andy Crinkle Paper is made of high-quality CPSIA and EN71 compliant crinkle material stitched between two layers of 100% organic cotton in their custom prints. 

Canadian / Small Business / Female Run / BIPOC

NOTL Hats from Bloom & Co.

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Bloom and Co. NOTL are the perfect holiday gift for anyone! These hats are minimalistic and cute and come in navy, grey and black.

Canadian / Small Business / Female Run 

Artwork Prints from Sandra Iafrate

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Sandra Iafrate works with a bold colour palette creating moving compositions in her reflections ofnature, floral and figurative work. Her work is a mix of classical and contemporary and her method is diverse including oil, charcoal and pencil, acyrlic and mixed media collages. 

Her prints of 12″ x 12″ high quality giclee on print on archival paper of her most recent series of Women and Flowers is created with a rainbow of strong and colorful backrounds combined with charcoal drawings and vibrant meandering flower inspired by classical Dutch floral paintings.

Canadian / Small Business / Female Run 

Wreaths from Roses & Twine

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These Christmas Wreaths are insanely beautiful and we recommend everyone buy one for either themselves or a friend or both!

P.S. We are also doing wreath making classes during the month of November and December so grab your friends and  sign up to make these beautiful wreaths yourselves! Ou first class will be held on Tuesday, November 22nd. Register at link.

Canadian / Small Business / Female Run 

Brow Gel from Truvi Beauty

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Truvi Beauty™ Skincare is dye/colour free & does not use artifical fragrances. Their products are NOT tested on animals & have been formulated to help with helping many skin situations. 

Their Brow Gel comes in Blonde and Brunette to match any hair tone and 

Canadian / Small Business / Female Run 

Hair Clips from Gemm Jewellery

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These Gemm Hair clips comein different sizes, colours and style ranging from leopard print to solid colour white, pink, mustard and even stone frame. They are perfect to clip on any type of hair and very fashionable!

Canadian / Small Business / Female Run