Christmas Things Category

A Day @ Commonwealth Collectors Club

This past Sunday I spent the day at Commonwealth Bar & Stage for the Holiday edition of the Collectors Club. For the $3 entry you are able to listen to tunes being spun by 2 awesome local female DJ’s and shop for the rest of your holiday gifts. And if you’re feeling it you can […]

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Our Favourite Christmas Flicks

Every weekend starting around November we start watching Christmas movies. There are of course classics and lots of different ones available now that Netflix and online streaming is more popular. But we have a few that we watch without fault! SCROOGED This is probably my most favourite out of all the movies. Bill Murray does […]

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DIY Christmas Cards & Gift Tags

A tradition we have been doing for years is making homemade Christmas cards + Gift tags. We listen to Christmas Tunes, burn Christmas smelling candles and eat snacks as we turn this activity into another way we come together for the holidays. This year our supplies included; different kinds of crafting tape, string, cardstock in […]

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Market Collective 311

I have been attending Market Collective since 2008 and it has been amazing to see it grow with every market. If you have never been you are either,  a) scared of crowds or crafts b) crazy c) just don’t know! I am not here to judge and whatever the reason MC is back this weekend […]

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The Livery Shop Soft Opening

A couple of friends and I went down to the opening of the Livery Shop earlier this evening. It’s another great local store located in Inglewood where I am sure I will spend all of the monies. This is the new home & creative space for Camp Brand Goods, Coutu Kitsch and more local creators.

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Favourite Christmas Tunes

Some might think that it is still too early, but I have started listening to Christmas music already. To be honest, it started on October 30th! My playlist is extensive as there are many songs that have been redone by many people a million times over. And when you start listening to music in October you […]

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Christmas Gifts Ideas: Pt II – Buy Local

For the Accessory Lover  Custom Necklaces by Tribes Society  ($45) + Cinder & Sage ($45)    

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Christmas Markets

I am a strong believer in supporting local business, and 1 thing YYC is not short on are entrepreneurs. There is a great mix of people making and selling their art all over the city. And now is the prime time to hit up a Christmas fair. NOVEMBER

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