Here is your 2011 Holiday Shopping Gift Guide! Enjoy a variety of suggestions varying in price for Men, Women, and Kids! Happy Shopping!
1 The Ambassador watch by Meister, a brand from Southern California. Full Stainless steel (with 100 meters water resistant), not to mention super sleek. See Boys’ Co website for pricing: www.boysco.com
2 iPad2. Need I say more? Starting at $449. www.apple.com
3 Cypress Mountain snowshoeing day trip. Enjoy a Hollyburn Mountain tour for two hours which includes a cookie and a hot drink for $38/per person! www.cypressmountain.com
4 Mountain Equipment Co-op gift card. Let your man go wild in the best store for outdoor sporting gear! www.mec.ca
5 Art of Fielding book. “At Westish College, a small school on the shore of Lake Michigan, baseball star Henry Skrimshander seems destined for big league stardom. But when a routine throw goes disastrously off course, the fates of five people are upended”. A magnificent read for baseball lovers and those who enjoy exquisite writing. $20 www.amazon.ca
1 A Pashley “Sonnet Bliss” bicycle. I used to own this bike and loved it dearly. If you ask any of my friends, it was my favorite ride ever! Any girl would be happy to receive this English cruiser for Christmas. The BLISS model features the luxury of five gears, dynamo lighting and a frame fitting lock, making it the perfect bicycle for those longer seawall journeys. Sold in a variety of bike shops in Victoria and Vancouver. $800 roughly.
2 For your special someone this Christmas, surprise her with an absolutely gorgeous Tiffany’s toggle pearl bracelet. Magnificent, classic, and chic. Bracelet of cultured freshwater pearls with sterling silver toggle. $580 www.tiffany.ca
3 The Classic Q Lil Ukita handbag by Marc (by Marc Jacobs). My personal favorite! This 100% cow leather handbag features a top handle with a detachable cross-body strap. Perfect for everyday use. $428 www.marcjacobs.com
4 Ruby & Ed slippers.$68 www.holtrenfew.com
5 Things I Wish My Mother Had Told Me by Lucia van der Post. One of the best life guides for Women! A very light and fun read, Things I Wish My Mother Had Told Me is filled with tips for living stylishly through personal elegance, grace, and glamor. From the best non-surgical face-lift, to dine etiquette, this book has got you covered ladies. $15 www.amazon.ca
1 Lego architecture. What a great gift for bringing out creativity and ingenuity for young boys and girls. Kids can build anything from the Guggenheim Museum to the Seattle space needle. Prices range. www.lego.com
2 Hunter Boots for Girls. Adorable! The boots featured below are the Hunter “Original Gloss” rain boot (available for toddlers, little children, and big kids too!). $65. Available at most brand name shoe stores in Vancouver. Or www.nordstrom.com