Ho ho ho, and a bottle of eggnog! Merry festivus to all you super pals in the community and beyond. The season of giving is upon us and as we reflect back on the past months, tidings of joy, comfort and relaxation await us in the coming weeks ahead. Whether it’s ugly sweaters, candy canes and mistle-toe, reuniting long-distance friendships, or arguing with your ultra-conservative relatives at family gatherings, everyone has a host of experiences to indulge in this December holiday season. Nevertheless, you can count on Inglewood as your one-stop-shop for gifts and more. From bits, bites, goodies, boozies, gifties and everything in between, our local roster of premium shops have just what you need to ensure your days are merry and bright. Now hang those stockings by the chimney with care and read our holiday guide for sweet local fare.
Is beer the source of holiday cheer?! Just ask any of the fine folks at our local breweries. From Highline, Cold Garden, Ol’ Beautiful, Revival Brewcade and more, there’s no shortage of tasty craft pints #InInglewood. Stop by any of their locations and grab some take-home cans for the perfect stocking stuffer or fill up a growler or two to take your holiday dinner to the next level.
Fearlously feminist and unapolagetic in their branding, the Madame Premier ethos incorporates an inclusive and open ambiance. They carry a variety of garments, clothes, accessories and stationary for feminine presenting individuals and anyone throughout the spectrum. Visit their location #InInglewood today or shop their online store for a host of fantastic holiday season gifts.
If you’re looking for presents or domestic decor, then Lemonceillo is your one-stop-shop. Specializing in gifts and home ornamentation, Lemonceillo brandishes an extensive catalogue of scents, soaps, trinkets, furnishings and literally anything in between. Specifically, they have a wonderful collection of holiday inspired goodies to elevate your living space this December and make the perfect stocking stuffer.
The Livery Shop
‘The children were nestled all snug in their beds, while visions of Milk Jar candles and Camp Brand crewnecks danced in their heads.’ Seriously though, The Livery Shop spares no expense in keeping their coffers stocked with a well curated selection of local brands and goodies. Just make sure to grab a little something for yourself when you do your gift shopping there this holiday season.
The Next Page
There’s something so cozy about cuddling up with a good book in a warm space while flurries fall from the sky and dance on the ground below outside your window. If it’s books you’re seeking, then head to The Next Page – one of Inglewood’s premier independent bookstores. Reading is knowledge and knowledge is power, so a proper paperback really is the gift that keeps on giving.
Poor David’s #InInglewood knows how to have cheeky fun and at the same time takes their gift selection quite seriously. Whether you’re looking for saucy stationary, some playful plush, or a provocative enamel coffee mug, the good folks at Poor David’s have a little something to spice up your holiday gift bag.
Kent of Inglewood/ Knifewear
Neighboured cozily next to each other off 9th Ave lies sibling shops Kent of Inglewood and Knifewear – the local authorities on all things blades, suds and shaving. Whether you’re looking to introduce a loved one to the wonderful world of wet shaving, picking up a trusty new blade for your lumberjack relative, or searching for a new soap scent for the winter, Kent of Inglewood and Knifewear encompass a wide variety of thoughtful and practical gifts this holiday season.
Inglewood’s number one purveyor of Indigenous goods, Moonstone Creation was founded by Woodland Cree/Métis from Treaty 8 practicing traditional beading and leatherwork as an art form. Their shops feature a beautiful collection of traditional Indigenous inspired clothing, garments, art and accessories. Support local Indigenous artists and choose Moonstone Creation for your holiday gifts this season.