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JaMi Belles: Canadian-Made Accessories Perfect for Gifting


Time to take another little break from all the big themed gift guides and focus in again on another awesome brand. Today we’re looking at Lethbridge-based JaMi, a fashion accessory line that emphasizing style and sustainability in equal parts. Design Jaime Johnson upcycles materials, uses vintage fabrics, and does her best to minimize waste while creating pieces your giftees will truly love (and use, and wear). Today I’m highlighting a few of my fave gift ideas from JaMi – get your wish lists ready kids!

JaMi Fingerless Gloves

Fingerless Fleece-Lined Mitts – $45
I actually have a pair of these gorgeous mitts from JaMi, and they’re so smart! If you don’t want to have bulky gloves or mitts with you when you’re dashing through the snow, running errands, shopping, or even meeting a friend and need to text where you’re at, look no further. Coming in a dozen colours with two types of leather bands, these fleece-lined mitts ensure your hands are warm but leave your fingers free for any dexterous things you’re tackling.

JaMi Wallets

Wallets – $55 each
There’s so much more to these screen-printed wallets than meets the eye. I mean, first you’ve got your choice of a dozen different quirky prints on your choice of leather – mermaids, cactus, typewriters, and anchors are just a few of the designs you’ll find at Jami. Then you’ve got two zip pouches to stash your coins and other essentials. Finally snap open one of these beauties and you’ll see plenty of space for all your cards, set against a contrasting vintage fabric. It’s a way-cool choice for your daughter, sibling, or best friend!

JaMi Earrings

Earrings – $12 each or 2 for $20
I love the vintage vibe of these adorable earrings. Made from vintage fabric, these covered button-style earrings totally channel the 1950s while still feeling fresh and unique – wear ’em to set off a simple blouse or LBD. There are tons of styles available from JaMi and they are priced just right to stuff a stocking or gift a one of a kind pair to each of your best friends or nieces.

JaMi Printed Pouches

Printed Change Purses – $16.50 each
Consider these the mini version of JaMi’s chic wallets – ideal for stuffing a credit card and some cash for a night out, or to keep bits and bobs organized in your purse. With a ton of cool prints to choose from and a budget-friendly price point, I actually like the idea of these little pouches serving as the ‘gift wrap’ for whatever’s inside – makeup, gift cards, you name it!

JaMi Win It

For the record, JaMi takes custom orders (browse through the shop’s feedback on Etsy for some snaps of some of the gorgeous work!) if you want something a little more specific. They also carry more products than the ones I highlighted here – be sure to check out the adorable bow clutches that would make sweet bridesmaid gifts come Christmas, or the awesome tassel necklaces with fun vintage-y charms. And, JaMi has graciously agreed to give away two prize packages to two lucky winners – each consisting of a necklace and a wallet! Want to win one? Here’s how to enter:

1) IMPORTANT NOTE! You must be a Canadian Gift Guide subscriber to enter this giveaway. Just find the ‘Gift of Gab’ box on the righthand side of this page and either hit ‘Follow’ or enter your email address. Once you’ve done that, leave me a comment by December 4, 2017 with a link to the gift idea from the JaMi site you’d most love to see under the tree this holiday season!

2) Entries are limited to one per person / per email address / per household (or more if you score bonus entries). A random draw will be conducted on or around December 5, 2017 to select the winner(s), who will have 48 hours to respond before another winner is chosen in their place.

3) Entries are limited to Canadians that have reached the age of majority in their province. Quebec is not eligible for this promotion.

4) Bonus Entry: Follow JaMi on Instagram, then tag two friends on one of their posts that you think would dig their products. Link back to the Instagram post you commented on in a separate comment below, with your IG username.

5) Bonus Entry #2: Like JaMi on Facebook, then leave a wall post that tags a friend you think would be interested in their products. Link back to your wall post in a separate comment below.

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90 Responses to “JaMi Belles: Canadian-Made Accessories Perfect for Gifting”
  1. DebP says:

    I like the dark blue change purse with the retro typewriter print. https://www.etsy.com/ca/listing/574296003/vintage-typewriter-bag-vinyl-coin-purse?ref=shop_home_active_7 It caught my attention because my dad always like using an
    old typewriter like that. He could fuss with it for hours.

  2. Deanna Barkley says:

    I’d like to see the fingerless gloves. They would be great for shovelling.

  3. Linda says:

    I love the bike wallet.

  4. Linda Webster says:

    I love the gorgeous purple bow bag and hopefully someone will give it to me for Christmas!
    https://www.etsy.com/ca/listing/534004619/bow-bag-bow-wallet-bow-clutch-small?ref=shop_home_active_6

  5. spacey says:

    Commented here: https://www.instagram.com/p/BadO9jMBmV7/ (@honest_reviews)

  6. janicour says:

    https://www.etsy.com/ca/listing/548356360/cactus-print-cactus-plant-cactus-pot?ref=shop_home_active_13 My favourite Perfect gift for a friend who winters down in the southern states.

  7. Alison K says:

    I’m a Canadian Gift Guide subscriber. The gift idea from the JaMi site I’d most love to see under the tree this holiday season would be their Bike Wallet https://www.etsy.com/ca/listing/539550086/bike-accessories-bike-wallet-bicycle?ref=shop_home_active_16

  8. Susan says:

    Since I need a new change purse and love to cruise I chose this one as my favourite! https://www.etsy.com/ca/listing/237631050/nautical-anchor-purse-screen-printed?ref=shop_home_active_72

  9. Marlene J says:

    I’d most love to see under the tree this holiday season is Pineapple, Pineapple Print, Pineapple Art, Pineapple Accessories, Pineapple Wallet, Travel Wallet, Travel Wallet Organizer, Vegan Wallet
    https://www.etsy.com/ca/listing/542188474/pineapple-pineapple-print-pineapple-art?ref=shop_home_active_44

  10. LS MOORE says:

    I have a special woman in mind for this, whether I win it or not!

    Just let me know in time to go buy, should I not be the lucky winner, ok?

  11. gloria konelsky says:

    I could use a new Wallet.

  12. Melissa says:

    Like the earrings

  13. tova says:

    I love the fleece-lined mitts. They would be wonderful on those bitterly cold winter days!

  14. KellyPC says:

    I love the wallets & change purses! I’d be happy with any of the prints but my favs are the swallow, cacti, key & mermaid!
    https://www.etsy.com/ca/listing/574301743/vegan-leather-pouch-vinyl-coin-purse?ref=shop_home_active_4

  15. Mary Jaglowitz says:

    I like the earrings because they are bright and colourful.

  16. Shelley N says:

    I really like the nautical change purse in red with the white anchor. https://www.etsy.com/ca/listing/560422988/nautical-change-purse-vegan-leather?ref=shop_home_active_9 it is what I would most like to see under the tree this year.

  17. Erin N says:

    followed, liked, tagged, commented (erinenewhouse) https://www.instagram.com/p/Bbfnq9Sh9tQ/?taken-by=handmadejami

  18. Julie Bolduc says:

    I do like the Vintage Typewriter Bag, Vinyl Coin Purse, Screen Printed, Retro Typewriter, Small Purple Change Purse, Screen Printed Bag, Vegan Leather

  19. Edith Rennes says:

    I sure would like to see a Dali work under my tree
    //www.etsy.com/ca/listing/194655966/salvador-dali-persee-clot-sculpture?ga_order=most_relevant&ga_search_type=all&ga_view_type=gallery&ga_search_query=&ref=sc_gallery_8&plkey=c030f3ea87011c6c326479a82659b7351e412859:194655966

  20. Nicole Aben says:

    I love the bridesmaid bow clutch because it can double as a wallet and a clutch for fancier fare: https://www.etsy.com/ca/listing/525215895/clutch-bag-clutch-bridesmaid-clutch?ref=shop_home_active_5

  21. Nicole Aben says:

    Liked/tagged on IG with username @navanthey here: https://www.instagram.com/p/Baof_zjhl6t/?taken-by=handmadejami

  22. tiffanycho15 says:

    followed on instagram @ttlytiff and tagged my besties on this post https://www.instagram.com/p/Bbj79Wrh0Yp/?taken-by=handmadejami

  23. Victoria Ess says:

    instagram: victoriaess2 -https://www.instagram.com/p/BblVR4dB4le/?taken-by=handmadejami

  24. Crystal Porter says:

    I would love this for one of my besties!

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