‘Tis the season of giving (and getting!). We’ve put together a list of local gift picks for yourself and everyone else on your list. Whether you’re looking for ideas for the homebody, decorator, local-lover or foodie, we’ve got you covered! Check out even more gift ideas below or watch for the printed Wish Book in the mail! By the end of November, the printed Wish Books will also be available at your local library in December. Show us how you’re supporting local this holiday! Tag us on Instagram @TourismHaldimand.
Find the perfect artwork gifts including Cards, Paddles, Original Artwork, and Prints.
Give something unique and bespoke that will be cherished for years to come.
Back Country Creations
Back Country Creations specializes in live-edge products. We offer handcrafted wood and epoxy home decor and tables. You can choose from the inventory on our website or place custom orders for your specific needs.
Fifty Shades of Clay
Offering one-of-a-kind pottery pieces. Want to experience how pottery is glazed? Come do a workshop and take home a functional beautiful piece of pottery you glazed! Check out some of the beautiful bowls created in the workshop you get to take home. Contact Deb through Instagram for more details.
Gina Wilson-McIntee Designs – Gina’s Joys
Painted hand drums in various sizes. Hand drums crafted by Jackie Labonte & Oliver Nobosin and painted by artist Gina. Hand-painted, made in Haldimand, Paddles of the Grand are also available in various sizes.
Locally grown Hazelnuts make a great gift! A perfectly unique gift for a teacher, school bus driver, friends or family. Serve as a healthy snack, as part of your charcuterie board, or use in your holiday baking. Order by text or email. Nut crackers also available.
Caledonia Candy Company was started in 1936 and has carried on for four generations. Delicious, high-quality chocolates – chocolate pretzels and peanut clusters. Purchase online for pick-up at the Haldimand House or visit them in-store!
Haldimand Wax Works
Handmade candles, incense and lip balm. Seasonal scents that will make your home smell festive. Available at The Minga in Dunnville and The Cabin Tuck and Gift Shop in Fisherville.
Welcome to Loop’d Designs where you will find contemporary, handmade hats, accessories, and home decor pieces with a focus on quality and style. Looking for the perfect gift? Products are available for women, men and children.
Made By Waves
Beautiful handcrafted ornaments made from sliced wood with with glass, brick and ceramic hand collected from our Lake Erie shoreline. Beach glass artworks including winter and holiday scenes on glass panel, acrylic and quality artist canvas. Add to your holiday seasonal decor with local made, local sourced and meaningful pieces of art to last a lifetime.
Moyaa Shea Products
Shea butter is the best all natural total body moisturizer made from organic Shea fruit from East Africa. Imported using a Fair Trade framework Moyaa creates luxurious skin care right here in Haldimand County that’s safe for families and pets. Excellent for dry skin, eczema, sunburn, diaper rash, and poison ivy.
Purple Haven Lavender Farm
All-natural Lavender creams, soaps, and body care products for the whole family, including the family dog! Try culinary lavender products, jams, chutneys, infused vinegars, seasonings, and more. Collect all the handmade Scents of Haldimand candles. Visit their on-farm store or shop online!
Rustic & Reclaimed
Handmade Wooden Charcuterie Boards – personal Laser Engraving available. Wooden wine racks from reclaimed barn material.
Reclaimed pallet wood transformed into unique beautiful art – mountain scenes, wood quilts, rustic serving trays and more. Custom requests welcome and free delivery within the local area.
Specializing in handmade crocheted items for all seasons, jewelry, and wall decor. Shop online or visit The Minga in Dunnville.
Tonya Cartmell – Author
Keep the kids entertained with stories for the 4-7 and 8-12 year-old age groups. The book “Twelve Days of Rescue” has hidden hearts to find and can be sung to a popular Christmas song. The book “Pa’s Hockey Sweater” includes; a lucky hockey jersey, family support, and the power of teamwork. Discover family secrets, forgotten magic, and a hidden realm in “Second-Hand Witch”. Give the gift of adventure through reading.
Triple AAA Crafts
Handmade customizable marble tile coasters. Covered with a top coat of resin and felt pads on the bottom to prevent scratches. Each coaster is unique with its marble pattern, and the wide range of vinyl designs that can be added in a variety of colours.
Wildwood Art Gallery and Studio
2023 Calendar by Canadian Landscape Artist Kerry Walford, fine art prints (various sizes available on paper & stretched canvas), and original works of art. Check the website for information on online paint tutorials, painting classes, and events.
Glow Studio & Co.
Your local spa for all things beauty and more. Gift sets are an easy choice and appreciated by all ages – pick up a Stone Crop Revitalizing Gift Set or the Essential Serum Trio Gift Set to give the gift of beautiful skin.
Haldimand Hands On Health
This multi-disciplinary health care facility offers a one stop shop for all your healthcare needs. What better gift for your loved one than a 45 min massage with 15 min infra-red sauna to warm up your soul on a cold day!
Haldimand Physiotherapy Centre
Providing exceptional physiotherapy, massage therapy, pilates, and yoga services. Massage Therapy Gift Certificates make a great present available in 60 minute, 45 minute, 30 minute increments.
Products and services to guide you in relaxing, rejuvenating and rebalancing including: Aromatherapy, Reiki, Reflexology, Crystal Therapy, Massage, Readings and more! Helping people heal from the inside out.
Healing Journey Naturopathic Clinic
Experience 30 minutes of pure alone-time bliss with the Infrared Sauna experience – it is almost like sitting on a hot beach while simultaneously detoxing and cleansing your body.
Hoppes Pool and Spa
Spa fragrances make the perfect stocking stuffers! Immerse yourself in aromas that evoke calm and tranquility! Using scents in your hot tub increases relaxation during spa use. Fizzing therapeutic bath bombs, crystals & spa liquid scents! Specially formulated not to cloud, foam, bubble, color the water, or leave any unwanted oily residue.
Luxe and Company
Luxe and Company is a one stop shop for all of your personal needs. Offering 17 businesses including most services from head to toe with talented technicians / stylists, as well as a licensed cafe that offers in-house made cheesecake and delicious food.
The Cabin Wellness Clinic
Give the gift of Health and Wellness this holiday season. Chiropractic care, Naturopathic Care, Acupuncture, Social Work Counseling, Registered Massage Therapy, Thermography, Reflexology, Reiki and Orthotic Services.
Triple AAA Crafts
Add some flair to your home decor this holiday season Handmade customizable marble coasters with a variety of unique designs are available- there is something for everyone on your list!
Each coaster has a top coat of resin and felt bottoms to prevent scratching. Handmade customizable monogram marble tile coasters. Felt bottom and resin topcoat to prevent scratches. Great as a stocking stuffer, or a unique gift!
Bella & Coop
Handcrafted Glow bracelet is a part of a collection from Little Words Project and Bella & Coop is one of the only Canadian retailers to carry these bracelets in store! Pick up Weekend reed diffusers to make your home smell amazing this holiday. Shop in store on online.
Blue Barn Furnishing
Family-run local business with lots more in store than just furniture, discover lots of prints and home decor that make great unique gift ideas!
Scattered Blessings Gift Shop
Looking for the perfect customized gift? Look no further than Scattered Blessings. Offering YETI / BruMate Tumblers along with many other options for this Holiday Season. All products can be found online or in-store. Shop around for other gifts, while they engrave your personalized cup.
Engraved and custom engraved gifts. Mugs and travel cups engraved with names or saying’s are very popular.
Shop for leather jackets, vests, chaps, gloves, t-shirts and kevlar jackets! This season find genuine Cow Split Suede Leather Fringe Shoulder Bag with Handmade Beading available in Black, Brown and Tan.
Bluewater Flower Farm
Spring CSA 5 Week Flower Share makes an excellent holiday gift for the flower lover to enjoy in warmer weather. Holiday workshops for small groups, in an intimate setting with a relaxed atmosphere. Shop on-line.
Doughty & Williamson (D & W Group)
CIH & JCB Clothing & Toys – get that classic farm toy that your kids will treasure for a lifetime.
Dunnville Inn Bed & Breakfast
The perfect getaway! Cozy up next to the fireplace and enjoy this hidden gem that feels like a resort without the crowds. Gift certificates make a great gift. Also can be an option for visiting family and friends to stay, when you don’t have the room to spare.
Erica Riewald Photography
Capture memories of your holiday with photography services (studio located in Cayuga). Offering family photography, as well as newborn and holiday mini sessions.
For the Love of Bling
This women’s clothing boutique carries brand-name fashions, as well as Hand-poured Organic Vegan Soaps from local artisans. Leopard and Tie-Dye capes with Faux Fur trim are the perfect gift for all the women on your list.
Lad & Haddie
Offering trendy and affordable children’s clothing right from the heart of Hagersville. The best seller this season is their pre-made baby bundles – including a swaddle set or blanket, onesie, a blanket card and beautifully wrapped.
Lenny and Lou’s Lakehouse
Lenny and Lou welcome you to their Lake Erie lakehouse. Read their story on their website to learn more about them. Cottage vacation rental and rental space for photography and small events. Come relax and unwind.
Politically Incorrect Pets!
Specializing in fun and unique products for cats dogs and Pawrents, they have over 600 products to choose from. Offering free local delivery in Haldimand County with coupon code “pets”.
Sandusk Golf Club
Pick-up a gift certificate for the golf lover on your list. Purchase an 18 Hole Round of Golf for One Golfer and use of 1/2 Power Cart or an 18 Hole Round of Golf for Two and use of Power Cart.
Shoes on the Grand
For all your footwear needs! Always something on sale. Offering shoes that are comfortable, reliable and fashionable!
The Cabin Tuck and Gift Shop
Home to local crafters, artisans, and vendors of all things holiday gifting! From stunning floral wreaths to locally made chocolate bars and treats to wooden creations and charcuterie boards. Handmade cards and beaded jewellery, paintings from local artists, metal art, and crystals and teas.
The Haldimand Press
Looking for a gift that gives all year long? Gift a subscription to The Haldimand Press! Locally owned and community-driven, The Haldimand Press highlights news and happenings across the community. The Haldimand Press keeps readers informed and entertained every Thursday, mailed right to your mailbox.
The Reeve Bed & Breakfast
Leave the hustle and bustle behind for a few days and enjoy your home away from home. This elegant redbrick home dating from 1869, is the historic home of the former Reeve and now provides a comfortable contemporary atmosphere. This informal, cozy B&B is just a short walk from the Grand River.
The Slumber Fairy
Creating the most magical moments & most memorable slumber parties by taking care of every detail from setup to loot and even clean up! Select a custom theme or choose from some favourite themes. Tents are big enough to accommodate adults who are really just big kids!
Toronto Motorsports Park
Give an exhilarating gift that will get their engine running – The Exotic Dream Car Experience – drive a Lamborghini, Ferrari, Porsche Turbo or Nissan GT-R on a real racetrack. Rated one of the best Hands-On Experiences in Canada! Or choose The F-2000 Driving Experience – driving one of their single seated, open-wheeled formula racing cars on a challenging road course.