Ace’s Local Favourites: Edmonton's 2018 Gift Guide

“When you buy from a small business, an actual person does a little happy dance.”

Ain’t that the truth! To spread the #LocalLove this holiday season, we’re sharing our favourite local brands that make the perfect gift for every babe in your life. When checking off your list this year, make sure to spread the local cheer and support small businesses.

Here’s some of our local favourites in our Edmonton 2018 Gift Guide:


1. Poppy Barley

Give the gift of luxury this holiday season with Poppy Barley’s beautifully and ethically crafted leather goods. From their accessories to their swoon-worthy shoes, PB makes it easy to check off that special someone on your shopping list (or treat yourself, we don’t judge).

2. Baker’s Block

A little chocolate goes a long way. Did you know they had a charcuterie board full of chocolate?! The perfect gift for the holidays.

3. PURA Botanicals

Spread the love with clean beauty this year. PURA's plant-powered, celestial skincare products are the perfect gift for anyone on your list. Their curated gift sets make gifting easy.

4. SWISH Flowers

SWISH’s floral arrangements make for a graceful gift for any lady in your life. They have a gorgeous selection of fresh flowers and we’re especially swooning over their SWISH bowls, an arrangement of florals in a glass bowl.

5. Bamboo Ballroom / The Common

Shopping and dining go hand-in-hand. Owned by the same boss babe, Kyla Kazeil, Bamboo Ballroom and The Common make for the perfect dual gift. Bamboo curates a beautiful selection of fashionable accessories and clothing and The Common makes for the perfect night out, wearing said attire.

6. LUX Beauty Boutique

Cosmetic lovers rejoice! LUX Beauty Boutique has everything you need to shine bright this holiday season. Pick-up a gift set to get your babe started on her beauty routine.

7. Hansen Distillery

Fill your cup with Hansen Distillery. Creators and purveyors of fine quality spirits, their unique selection is sure to impress anyone on your list.

8. Prairie Couture

A “next generation” women’s mobile boutique, you’ve probably seen Prairie Couture around the community. These babes curate an amazing selection of accessories and fashion items to add to a bit of flare to your wardrobe.

9. Hillberg and Berk

Add a little sparkle to your shopping list. Hillberg and Berk is perfect for those special babes in your life. From necklaces to earrings, they’ve got you covered. We love this “Dream” ring in our gift guide for everyday wearing and stacking.

10. Fourpost (formerly RAAS)

Fourpost makes shopping local easy by connecting brands to people in a market-style format. From brands like Ye Old Soap Shoppe to Lamose, you can find a little something for everyone.