2015 Holiday Gift Guide: Women

Where in the world has 2015 gone?! 2016 is creeping up fast and that can only mean one thing: It's almost time to treat your family and friends (and yourself) to some well-deserved presents.

Not sure what gift to get your BFF? How to spoil your mom? How to treat your fave colleague? DON'T SWEAT IT! We're got you covered with these awesome ideas. The hardest part is going to be actually giving any of these goodies away! 

(Be sure to check out our 2015 Holiday Gift Guide: Men, too!) 


TOVA: Tussie Mussie Swarowski Ear Cuff ($100) 
Founded in 2000 by Michelle Luterman Alfonso, Tova is a Montreal brand offering bright, bold statement jewels crafted from Swarovski crystals, semi-precious stones and natural resins. Perfect for all the fashionistas on your list, TOVA offers both chic and edgy pieces to satisfy all styles. We're also in love with the Fantin Latour mini crawler earrings ($115).

COS: Metallic Sandals ($275)
“These high-heeled sandals are made from metallic leather with a contrast wooden sole” and their thick elastic straps ensure they’re classic, yet funky. Perfect for dresses and pants alike, these bad boys will transition from summer to winter in a snap.
FRENDS: Taylor Oil Slick Headphones ($199.95)  
These bold, bright, super statement piece headphones come in FRENDS' signature jewelry-inspired design and are “hand-crafted with genuine leather and matched with oil slick detailing and rich gold hardware.” They're collapsible, too, making travel super easy, especially when stowed in their cute zip-up vegan leather carrying case.
Reitmans: Rock and Shine Holliday Collection
Add a little sparkle to your own holiday wardrobe or surprise a fave girlfriend with THE perfect party staple from Reitmans’ Rock and Shine Holiday collection. We're especially in love with the statement-making gold pleated skirt ($50) and classic black fringe haltar top ($36).
NOIZE: Anastacia Jacket ($180) 
Stay warm and stylish with Noize's Anastacia jacket, which boasts the brand's signature attention to faux fur and faux leather touches. Founded in 1978, the Montreal brand offers outwear created to tackle Canadian winters while letting fashionistas maintain their style and femininity. Available in 7 colors, classic white is our top pick.
La Vie en Rose: Lumberjack Chic Collection 
Go Lumberjack Chic this season and embrace Canadiana to the max with La Vie en Rose’s latest collection of checkered items. The faux fur lined cardigan ($39.95) is soft and luxurious and sure to delight even the hardest people to shop for. Keep extra cozy and tight by pairing it with a black and red checkered blanket ($29.95). 

Neutrogena: Pink Grapefruit Gift Set ($15.99)
Featuring three pink grapefruit cleaners, this gift set is perfect for your sister, your BFF or even yourself. Enjoy the scent of grapefruit and the bubbly lather of the Body Clear Body Wash and two Oil-Free Acne Washes, which clear blemishes and are the perfect addition to any beauty routine. 

Bathorium: Limited Edition TannenBomb ($8.95)
This special holiday bath bomb blends “the rich and antioxidant potent organic cocoa butter, coconut oil and the ultra moisturising macadamia nut oil to nourish the skin's outer layer. Fresh pressed peppermint and clove essential oils cascade on your nose and juniper berry and pine oils make it truly feel like the holidays. Finishing this bomb off, there are cranberry seeds lightly sprinkled on top.” i.e. EVERYONE will love this.
Racinne: Ultimate Winter Hydrating Trio ($72) 
Winter is officially here, which means it’s time to start the yearly battle with dry skin. Racinne’s Winter Hydration trio can help with its three unique masks: Delicare Perfection (perfect for those with hyper-sensitive skin), Youth Power Anti-Aging Mask (known as “Botox in a Tube”) and Aqua Blanc Brightening Mask (which uses lotus flower callus and deep-sea pearl extracts to brighten the skin’s texture).
***FOOD & DRINK*** 

L.A. Burdick: Chocolate Penguins ($32) 
Who could resist receiving nine fine chocolate penguins adorably packaged in a little wooden box? NO ONE! "Combining charm with full flavor, these tuxedoed birds of Antarctica have a whipped dark chocolate and lemon ganache accented with limoncello. Finished with almond wings and dressed in dark chocolate with white chocolate accents, these delicious Chocolate Penguins are as entrancing as the real creatures." Yum!

Patisserie Petit Lapin: Holiday Sweet Boxes ($34.95)
You can't go wrong with treats and sweets this time of year, especially when they’re free of the top 10 allergens and gluten, giving you peace of mind that absolutely everyone can enjoy them. Indulge yourself or spoil party guests with one of these holiday sweet boxes, packed with 12 delicious treats of your choice. Good luck trying to pick between bite-sized desserts, like mini cupcakes, mini donuts, macarons! 
Flow: Socially Responsible Spring Water ($2.49) 
Perfect for the eco-conscious folks and sports buffs in your life, this local water brand is trying to do something truly great for your body, and the environment. “Flow’s naturally alkaline water is nurtured for thousands of years in a deep, artesian aquifer located on family-owned property in Southwestern Ontario. Packaged in a recyclable, non-PET, carton-based Tetra Pak that is free of BPA, Flow is the environmental leader in the premium enhanced water category.” 
Dean & DeLuca: Simply Snackable Gift Basket ($40)
Delivered in a signature gift tin, this is a gift basket from heaven. "Satisfy all cravings with this delightful gift that comes packed full of sweet, salty, and chocolate treats", including Sea Salt Popcorn, Sea Salt Potato Chips, Natural Sour Mix & Match, Milk Chocolate Raisins, Gummi Bears, and Red Licorice Wheels. WE WANT IT ALL.


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