‘Tis the season of gift giving and if you’re in the market for some alternatives to your standard run-of-the-mill gifting ideas then a visit to the One of a Kind Show is a must. Showcasing over 800 artists, this is the mecca for all things crafted. There are four shopping districts (flavours, fashion, green and rising stars) all packed with home-grown Canadian artisans selling their crafted wares. There is nothing more personal than giving handmade, so be sure to scoop up some handcrafted goodies for everyone on your list. Here are some of our stand-out gift picks.
Alisha Marie Boyd Jewel Metal: “Red Sun” copper enamel vessel $490, “Branch” copper enamel vessel $655
Erin Tracy Designs: Concrete wrapped rings $110 – $265
Wild Haliburton Elephant Weavers: Hand-woven mohair throw $385
Matter Company: Blush Collection, pampering products $19-$24
Studio K Home Décor: Pillows $45 each
The One of a Kind show runs in Toronto from Thursday, November 25th – Friday, December 3rd at The Direct Energy Center, Exhibition Place. Visit www.oneofakindshow.com to purchase tickets