Vancouver Local Gift Guide 2020 – Best Presents Ideas For Mom, Dad, Foodies and more.

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Tis the season to be jolly! It is also the season for all that gift buying and gift giving. What to get the special people in your life can be taxing. But, worry not. We have put together a dazzling Christmas Gift Guide for you, so you can get right to shopping for the perfect present, no matter your budget, and with no stress at all.

From those special gifts for Mom or Dad, your significant other, friends, and all the little munchkins in your life. Browse our Christmas Gift Guide, and have a wonderful time.

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For Foodies

For Mom

For Dad

For Her

For Him

For Anyone

For Foodies

Who doesn’t know a self-professed foodie? And, what do you buy that special gourmet king or queen for Christmas? We have just the right spots you can shop at for some fantastic holiday buys for that beloved foodie in your life.

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Whisk Matcha – competition grade matcha

For friends and family crazy for matcha. An award-winning organic matcha. First harvest.


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2 Pack Reusable Bubble Tea Cups

Bubble tea is every foodie’s go-to drink. Make their addiction more eco-friendly with these reusable bbt cups.  


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The Mochi Set

Everything a foodie needs to make their mochi dreams a reality with this set from Paragon Tearoom


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BBT Face Mask

The face mask that represents a foodie.

$12 USD

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Milk and Sugar Candle by Mala

What’s one thing better than the smell of freshly baked cookies? Nothing. So this candle is the best.


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Holiday gift box from Commissary Connect

Filled with goodies from Vancouver food businesses. Perfect to support and discover new local bites.


For Mom 

Shopping for Mom is always a treat, and finding that perfect gift you totally want her to LOVE can be fun. We all want Mom to have the best right? Here’s our list of gorgeous gift ideas that will warm your Mom’s heart on Christmas morning.

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Stone Diffuser by Vitruvi

Making mom’s room smell divine while looking extra good.


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Cafe Medina Waffle Lover’s Box

Cause mom deserves the best waffles in the city in bed.


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Beeswax Wrap Sheets

Help mom protect food from any germs that god forbid might be looming in the kitchen.


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The Unwind Bundle by Blume

For the mom that is hella stressed and needs to unwind. This 4 pack of superfood blends will do the trick.


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Kinto Day Off Tumbler

It’s simple, it’s sleek. A tumbler for on the go and at the home.



Bown 7 Bead Necklace by Marlowe Jewelry

Beautiful handmade bead necklace that will speak to mom’s artsy side. A percentage of every sale is also donated to B.C. Women’s Health Foundation!


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Lush Relax Set

If mom enjoys long calming baths to unwind, this will be perfect pick for her.


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Monday Romper by Smash + Tees

Whether it is for work or lounging around at home, it’s important to be comfy. This romper will make your mom’s day.


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The “Sleigh” Mug by Brunette

A mug worthy of all the hardwork and headache a mom goes through each day. 


For Dad

Get your Dad something unique and special this Christmas. We have a ton of fabulous gift ideas for Dads that are fun, and not the same old boring stuff.

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Sasawashi Room Shoes from Old Faithful Shop

So dad can lounge around the house with these comfy and cozy Japanese room shoes.


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Freeze Whiskey Cups

Upgrade dad’s home bar with this fancy pair of whisky cups, designed to keep drinks cold for at least two hours. 


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Rad Dad Mug by Baun Bon

A mug suitable for the dad who has a masters in dad jokes.


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Crunchy Salted Caramel Peanut Butter by FATSO

It’s healthier and more divine. Perfect addition for dad’s morning coffee or breakfast snack.


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Kombucha Starter Kit by Hoochy Booch

Give dad a new yummy project to work on in 2021. Just don’t tell him you’ll be taking 70% of the kombucha he makes.


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Guy Romper by Smash + Tees

Let’s be real, men are deep down jealous of women’s rompers. But once they try it, they’ll be hooked. That’s dad this year.


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The Juice Truck Cookbook

A not-so cheeky way of telling dad to be more healthy…


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Casper Pillow

Dad is complaining of bad sleep or pain in the neck? You just might save the day by buying him this soft, supportive pillow. 


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Cold Brew Bears by Sugarfina

One cup of coffee not enough for dad? These will keep him going for the rest of the day.


For Her

Planning to wow that special woman in your life this Christmas? If you’re looking for the ideal gift for your sweetheart, then just browse our specially curated outlets selling unique and special items and shop your heart out for your beloved.

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Sugarfina Rose all day bears

Enticing treat infused with real Rosé wine from Provence. Yummy. Delicious. A candy wish coming true. 


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The Mochi Set

The one thing she’ll LOVE baking. Just don’t expect her to share with you…


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Custom Dacquoise Box by Earthling Foods

Get her something even BETTER than macarons.  


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Fried Chicken Embroidered Sweater by Pajeon Pals

If she lives for the fried chicken life, this sweater is the “badge” of honour she needs.


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Blooms and Baking By Amy Ho

Give her the confidence to level up from chocolate chip cookies and banana bread with this gem of a baking book.


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Tayto Potato USB Heated Slippers

This may get you in trouble or be a good laugh for her…either way the opportunity to see what happens is a once in a life time chance! 

$39.00 USD

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8 Pack Duchess Cosmos

Can’t head to a cocktail bar? No worries. This cosmopolitan in a bottle will do the trick 😉


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Immunity Bundle by Blume

Immune boosters for the GF that keeps getting sick every 3 months 🙁


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Founder Faves Gift Set by Supercrush

They’re cute, they’re fashionable, they’re useful. Scrunchies are hella underrated.


For Him

He’s super special, and you want him to know just how much he means to you. What better way than to say it with a really romantic Christmas present? Follow our list for the perfect purchase for that gorgeous man in your life.

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3 Day Juice Cleanse

2020 was tough on the body. This Juice Truck 3 Day Cleanse will make sure he’s in tip top shape for 2021


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Sourdough Starter Kit

Deep down head baker was his calling. He just didn’t know. But this sourdough starter kit from Nelson The Seagull will wake him up.


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Bob Ross No Mistakes Mug by Baun Bon

There’s no such thing as mistakes. Just happy little accidents and happy trees all around.


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The Unwind Bundle by Blume

For the mom that is hella stressed and needs to unwind. This 4 pack of superfood blends will do the trick.


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The Ultimate Package by Caphe

Everything he’ll need to make some darn strong Vietnamese coffee.


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Cup of Noodles Sweatshirt by Too

A sweater to match is love for noods 😉 


For Anyone

From neighbors to friends, your kids’ teachers, or even yourself. Get your gifts on this Christmas by choosing from this amazing list of outlets that offer great stuff for any and everyone you need to shop for.

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Custom Dacquoise Box by Earthling Foods

A box of chocolate is so 2000’s. This dacquoise box is something better than a colour box of macarons. Trust us.


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Champagne bears

Perfect delights made with Dom Pérignon Champagne. Dubbed as “the perfect party favor” by Cosmopolitan magazine.


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Hawksworth: The Cookbook

It’s a statement when you gift a cookbook from one of the top restaurant in the city. (hint: a good one)


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Starbucks gift card

If you’re really really stuck on what to get… 

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Miku/Minami Group Gift card

Who would say no to this?


Hedgehogs from Purdy’s

Unique chocolate flavour and captivating shape. 100% sustainable cocoa used for each hedgehog. Has creamy, extra-nutty hazelnut gianduja. Mouth-melting.


We hope our Christmas Gift Guide serves you well, and that you shop your heart out this year and snag some memorable presents for all those beautiful people in your life.

From all of us here at Noms, we wish you a Holly Jolly Christmas and a Smashing New Year!