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This small chocolate maker, based in Almonte, ON., surprised the chocolate cognoscenti by winning the prestigious 2016 Academy of Chocolate Awards in 2016. This collection of holiday treats showcases the best of what artisanal chocolate can taste like, and is sure to put you high on someone’s nice list.
The Epic Hydration Grip is perfect for fitness on the go. The zippered main compartment has an ear bud port to access music from your mobile device, and the sport mesh handle has an adjustable hook and loop strap for a perfect fit. The Epic Grip is adjustable to accommodate various sized water bottles.
It’s the cheeky acronym for Purple Urchin, a company that produces a natural line of bath and body products based in Ottawa. As the official supplier to the Andaz Hotel in the ByWard Market, the Turkish Fig soap is in every bathroom, and it smells heavenly. Luckily you can purchase it online, along with bath grenades, candle, lotions and skin care.
You’ll always know where you are with these city journals. These handsome handmade gifts come in a choice of four colours: tan, natural, light and dark brown leathers. The fold can either be the skyline or shoreline of the city. Cities include Chicago, Detroit, San Francisco, Washington DC and New Orleans to name a few. Any city that’s on a map can be featured, but the manufacturer needs about six weeks lead-time.
It’s soooooooooo hot outside! Cool down with this easy Ice Tea Press infuser from David’s Tea. The corporate gift division of this popular retail tea shop will be happy to create the right package for your event. Choose from a variety of summer flavours like Quince Charming, Caribbean Crush or Tropicalia.
Handmade in Montreal, this soap smells of mint and lavender. Essential oils of wild harvest pine resin acts as an antiseptic and crushed eggshells cleanse, exfoliate and moisturize. This bar is great for keeping in the kitchen—to fight garlic odours or to soften hands after gardening.