Pond Hopping

new look

The Canadian Gift Guide draws some overseas inspiration today, namely in the form of British retailers that allow us humble Canadians to bask in their wares through half-decent online shipping rates and AMAZING collections of stuff that’ll pretty much feel one of a kind. Jolly good.


Skeleton Crew

Skeleton Gifts

Today’s bone-chilling and Halloween-tinged gift idea feels like a refresh of a post from last year on the ever-ubiquitous skull trend…this time, we’re looking at how skeletons and X-rays have worked their way into home decor and fashion alike.

V is for Victor-ian

Victorian Shoes

We’re going retro, romantic, pretty, powderpuff, frilly, frivolous, and altogether very Victorian today. Check out these takes on one of society’s most dreamy, girly eras – from the literal to the inspired.

Fall Follies

maple syrup bath bubbles

Breathe in that cinnamon sweetness in dive into a guide for fall-themed gift picks.

Picnic Picking


I’m planning a late summer picnic y’all. If you’d like to buy some seasonably sunny gifts to savour those last days of summer with a loved one, read on.


Vampire Wines

The 13th seems like a fitting day to look into a few suggestions for Halloween gifts. Read on for some initial ideas…stay tuned for more over the coming month!

Find Of The Month: Olympic Gear

2012 olympics the bay

The 2012 Olympics are less than a year away, which means it’s time to restock your wardrobe with more Canadiana picks from The Bay, including of course, those legendary mittens – now in their third incarnation.

Bad To The Bones

It’s been a little quiet on the Canadian Gift Guide the last couple of weeks…but I promise to be back with renewed vim and vigor starting next week!