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


1. Must Love Cupcakes

Can we have them all, please? Must Love Cupcakes creates and designs the most beautiful cupcakes for any occasion and Christmas gifting is no exception. Gift a little (or a lot) of sweetness to anyone in your life. Be sure to snap a pic for the gram before you eat them… They are almost too pretty to eat… Almost.

2. The Practice Studios

A little bit of everything in one space, The Practice Studios is our go-to for our weekly sweat seshes. Multiple studios, no more - everything you need to feel your best self is here.

3. Smash + Tess

Rompin’ around the Christmas tree… Okay, but seriously, these rompers are the comfiest, cutest loungewear. Bonus? They are designed and ethically produced in North America. Gift your best gal pal one and maybe treat yourself to a matching one - twin emoji goals do come true.

4. Chelsea King

Every girl’s essential. Bringing back the days of our childhood, Chelsea King sells luxury, quality, locally handmade scrunchies. A beautiful accessory for every lady on your list.

5. The Skin Girls

Make her skin glow! Gift her a product she’ll use on the daily or when in doubt, buy a gift card. Now until December 24th, if you buy a gift card, you’ll get 25% back onto a GC for a service for yourself. Win win!

6. Brunette the Label

From their classics to their 2018 holiday collection to their cozy knits to their cheeky accessories, every babe needs a little BTL in their lives. Babes supporting babes, always.

7. Saje Wellness

Spread wellness with Saje this season. Their gift sets make holiday shopping easy peasy. Make sure the classic Peppermint Halo’s included in any set, this is our go-to for conquering those midday headaches.

8. Kismet Essentials

Float, soothe, chill. This cheeky brand offers self-love rituals that are too cute to pass up. From mist sprays to salt soaks, there’s a little something for everyone.

9. Union Swimwear

The perfect swimsuit exists! We love the one pieces at Union Swimwear, they make us feel confident and empowered in our own skin. Pass this feeling along to another lady in your life. Hint, hint: Are you a bridesmaid? They have white for your bride if you’re looking to do something near the water for the bachelorette.