The Best Locally Made Gift Ideas in Windsor Essex
Elaine Sia | December 7, 2017
Looking for inspiration from a holiday gift guide? Don’t worry, you won’t have to search far and wide for the perfect present this holiday season. We’re here to help with the launch of our new W.E Made It: Holiday Edition where you’ll even get a chance to win some fantastic prizes along with advice on a variety of holiday gift markets & bazaars filled with fabulous original items, handcrafted gifts and mouthwatering holiday treats.
How about getting something with a local flare that is guaranteed to make even the pickiest person on your list happy? The W.E Made It: Holiday Edition is your incentive to buy locally made gifts this year! This year we’re featuring locally crafted, curated and cultured items daily that would make a perfect gift for someone that you care about this holiday season. You can give the gift of delicious whimsy in the shape of magical Belgian chocolate birds, dogs, or butterflies from Old Dutch Guys Chocolate in Kingsville. Make life healthier, easier and more delicious for the busy person in your life with bi-weekly local food deliveries from Lee & Maria’s. Or pick up exceptional Craft Spirits at Wolfhead Distillery for that discerning person who will appreciate premium spirits that offer a unique twist on traditional flavours.
Join other shoppers out on the hunt for a wide selection of tastefully curates, handmade items produced by talented local artisans along with distinctive gifts for everyone on their lists in a fun, festive atmosphere at one of our region’s many holiday gift shows and traditional craft bazaars. Every Friday in December, shoppers are invited to Christkindlemarkt (Dec 1, 8, 15 & 22) for a traditional German indoor & outdoor Christmas market – complete with Gluhwein, hot chocolate & live music. With a selection of gifts from over 100 small business vendors, the Christmas Gift Show (Dec 9) is a fantastic place to shop for that perfect present, and maybe grab a little something for yourself. Freebie-lovers should head to the 3rd Annual Wanderlust Holiday Market (Dec 16) where lucky shoppers will win some gifts for free and early birds will receive free swag bags. No matter where you go, you’re sure to find plenty of opportunities to buy local.