The Perfect Gift for New Homeowners
We’ve curated a list of gifts that are sure to warm new houses this holiday season.
Best of all, these items can all be purchased from local Calgary businesses.
Welcome mats from Steeling Home
Set the tone with a festive welcome mat from Steeling Home. Located on 17th Avenue, this modern general store is home to a wide variety of home wares and treasures.
House plants from Plant
Add some joy with the gift of greenery! Plant, located in Inglewood, is known for offering a unique, well-curated selection of plants and accessories, along with friendly customer service.
Candles from Field Kit
Create a warm glow with stunning candles by Field Kit. These candles are made of soy and come in a reusable glass vessel. You can find Field Kit stocked at Purr, Recess, Plant, Luke’s Drug Mart, and many other Calgary businesses.
|Images from left to right: a welcome mat from Steeling Home; house plants on display at Plant; a candle by Field Kit|
Spirits from Bridgeland Distillery
Make spirits bright with delights from Bridgeland Distillery. Rooted in the community of Bridgeland-Riverside, this local distillery is connecting generations of tradition with innovation through a focus on Brandy, Whisky, and Eau de Vie.
Spice sets from The Silk Road Spice Merchant
Share your favourite holiday flavours with spices and herbs from The Silk Road Spice Merchant in Inglewood (or find them at the Calgary Farmer’s Market). This family business is inspired by the senses.
Board games from The Sentry Box
Bring the household together with a great game. For over 40 years, the Sentry Box has been Calgary's gaming destination of choice. Located on 10th Avenue SW, this store has over 13,000 square feet of display and gaming space.
|Images from left to right: a glass of spirit from Bridgeland Distillery; a box of spices from Silk Road Spice Merchant; a selection of games from The Sentry Box|
Custom cookies from Pretty Sweet Co.
Pretty Sweet Co. is a pre-order bakery in Calgary’s SW. They are all about making sweets look as good as they taste (and vice versa). Give a special sweet treat with custom pre-orders from this unique bakeshop!
Coffee and brewing essentials from Rosso Coffee Roasters
Warm up your homeowner’s morning with freshly roasted coffee. Rosso Coffee Roasters first opened its doors in Ramsay in 2007. Since then, it has expanded across several locations in the city. They are passionate about coffee and their producers. Plus, they have incredible baristas, some of whom have even won the Canadian Barista Championship.
|Images from left to right: a dozen holiday-themed sugar cookies from Pretty Sweet Co.; coffee from Rosso Coffee Roasters; a happy holidays tag in a Christmas wreath|
Where do you like to find local gifts? Wishing you and the new homeowners in your life a wonderful holiday season!
-The Jencor Team