Spreading some love for Canada today!
Canada Tee, Joe Fresh
Canada hoodie, Joe Fresh
Province of Canada everything tote
Province of Canada tank
Canada mason jar mug, Drake General Store
Canadian maple syrup, Drake General Store
Canada baseball cap, Hudson’s Bay
I’m wishing all my Canadian readers a very Happy Canada Day!
Still on the hunt for a cool Christmas gift for (insert the name of your favourite person who you haven’t yet bought for)? If you’re in Toronto then it’ll be worth your while to visit Drake General Store. The shop is full of quirky, interesting, amusing, and Canadiana products that are sure to fulfill your favourite (insert person)’s wish list.
ceramic cactus, $22
p’tite poutine bowl, $24
hidden owl mug, $32
countdown clock, $135
I was recently introduced to the lovely Heyday Design, owned by Vancouver artist Claire Madill and I’m impressed (thanks Christine!). These white porcelain creations are all about modern Canadiana!
Large beaver jar, $85, Heyday Design by Claire Madill
Detail of Beaver jar, $85, Heyday Design by Claire Madill
Small Canadian jewel jar, $36 each, Heyday Design by Claire Madill
Nursette jar, $18, Heyday Design by Claire Madill
Extra large Imperial Crown jar, $125, Heyday Design by Claire Madill
I have a growing collection of glass Imperial crown jars so I’m definitely a fan of the white version above. Claire creates these jars from a slipcast using a mold made in-studio from the original glass version (some courtesy of her nanna – sweetness!). And the fun doesn’t stop there – Claire has a line of accessories as well. Have a look at these earrings:
Wing earrings, $52, Heyday Design by Claire Madill
Images courtesy of Heyday Design.