Gift Guide #3: For Homebodies

Though it could be argued that we’ve all been homebodies for the past while, everyone has that friend who understands that sometimes all it takes to make a house a home is that special touch here and there. These gifts are sure to spark joy into the New Year and beyond. Shop local this holiday season. Shop the Exchange.

Plant Lab

68 Albert St
Plants and local-made decor pieces

Shop owner Krystle will help you find the perfect plant for your home and teach you how to care for it. She also stocks lovely gifts and decor pieces from local vendors.

26 Market

670-70 Arthur St
Board Games and Puzzles – $4-$240

This thoughtfully curated shop has everything needed to make your day-to-day a little bit more beautiful.

Lot Ceramics

4th Floor, 290 McDermot
Serving Platters – $64

Having gained Winnipeg fame as the Ceramist behind deer + almond’s adored dinnerware, Lynne creates her signature mugs, kitchen things and dinnerware for all in a sunny 4th floor studio space.

Into the Music

245 McDermot Ave

This legendary shop carries the largest selection of new and used vinyl in the province.

Katie + Gunner

102-141 Bannatyne Ave
Biting Vases by Josh Divine – $275

This contemporary art gallery and shop showcases a mixture of Inuit art, photography, folk and textile art by local and international artists.

Interior Illusions

100 Princess St
Holiday Gift Bags

This furniture and design store has tons of perfectly curated stocking stuffer gifts sets for the modern home.

Rubia Darya Gallery

102-132 James Ave
Kilim Pillow Cover

This gallery focuses on rugs and textiles woven by women in traditional tribal groups of Central Asia in the 19th and 20th century.