The Shipyard’s District Gift Guide: Where To Shop For Last-Minute Holiday Gifts


If the holiday hustle and bustle is making you wonder how you’ll ever check off your gift list on time, here are some festive favourite gift stores in The Shipyards District to ensure you’ll have something special for everyone under the tree this year! 


1. Artisan Collective


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Offering curated and handcrafted home decor made from upcycled materials, you’ll find a little of everything at the Artisan Collective. From charcuterie boards and home accent pieces to vintage furniture and inspired lighting pieces, discover one-of-a-kind gift ideas that are made with love by local artisans.

121 East 1st St., North Vancouver, B.C. LOLO LANE


2. Collette’s Frocks


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No holiday is complete without fun, fancy and frills! Colette’s Frocks specializes in consignment and vintage clothing and accessories, and also carries new pieces by local designers as well. Get in there, and bring home a little sparkle to put under the tree.

109 1st St W, North Vancouver, BC V7M 1B1


3. Earth & Sol


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For the metaphysical and spiritual ones in your bunch, make their holidays merry and magical at Earth and Sol. Their collection of crystals, incense and candles will light up any dark winter’s night.

61 Lonsdale Ave, North Vancouver, BC V7M 2E5


4. Favourite Gifts


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The name says it all, and every unique piece you’ll find at Favourite Gifts also happens to be designed and made right here in Canada! Support North Vancouver artists when you give the gift of handcrafted art and jewellery that celebrates the majestic, natural beauty in our own backyard. 

123 Carrie Cates Court, North Vancouver, B.C. V7M 3K7


5. Hunter and Hare


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We love this consignment clothing boutique for the stylish brands, accessories and current trends they stock for affordable prices. A great place to hit up for stocking stuffers like books, earrings, face oils or scented candles, Hunter and Hare has options galore!

225 Lonsdale Ave., North Vancouver, V7M 2E9


6. Inuit Gallery


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Share the gift of art and Canadian history when you visit the Inuit Gallery. They not only showcase the masterworks of Inuit, Northwest Coast and aboriginal artists, but you’ll also find unique gifts like beaver fur hand warmers, colouring boxes, gorgeous poster prints and exquisite jewellery. 

120 Carrie Cates Ct, North Vancouver, BC V7M 3K7


7. Keith Jack Studio & Gallery


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A creative concept space in its own right, the Keith Jack gallery presents a rotating collection of fine art by local artists and stunning jewellery made by Keith Jack himself. Inspired by his Celtic roots, Keith Jack infuses the spirit of Scotland into his wearable art that combines ancient meaning with modern design. 

21 Lonsdale Ave., North Vancouver, B.C. V7M 2E4


8. Main Street Honey


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How about something sweet for your honey this year? Step into Main Street Honey for their farm-to-store approach, and you’ll likely be tempted to leave with more beeswax candles, body care products and jars of honey (they have over 30 different kinds!) than you can carry.

#180-125 Victory Ship Way, North Vancouver, B.C.

9. Mo’s General Store 


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When you’re not sure what to get for the ones you love, try spending some time wandering through Mo’s General Store. There’s a good chance you’ll find a little something for everyone on your list, from home and bar essentials and specialty snacks to baby gifts and themed gift boxes. They also have the widest selection of ornaments to adorn your tree!

51 Lonsdale Ave, North Vancouver, BC V7M 2E5


10. Makers


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If there’s one thing we love in The Shipyards District, it’s supporting our local Canadian artisans and businesses. What better way to celebrate these ideals than to shop at Makers, where 100% of every sale goes directly to the makers. The epitome of a “gift shop,” they offer handmade soaps, cosmetics, clothing and thoughtful mementos for everyone (even your pooch)! 

125 Victory Ship Way, #124 The Shipyards, North Vancouver, B.C. V7L 0B3


11. Stories By Swissbo


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Founded on the principles of innovation, quality and sustainability, Stories by Swissbo is the place to go for the discerning tastemakers in your life. They have gifts for every season that range from designer wallets, eyewear and home decor, to gorgeous catalytic lamps, and even an array of holiday ornaments

124 Carrie Cates Court, North Vancouver, B.C. V7M 0G7

#12. Wild Honey Goods


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If rock n’ roll style and hip, vintage fashion are your thing, look no further than Wild Honey Goods. Handpicked to make a scene, these looks are so much more than jackets, boots and jeans. Why not gift your loved ones with a statement piece for everyday wear, or help them ring in a fabulous New Year with style!

106 W 1st St unit 205, North Vancouver, BC V7P 3H2


As another year winds down to a close, how will you share a little extra love and joy this holiday season? When you support the local businesses and makers of The Shipyards District by shopping for your gifts in the neighbourhood, your generosity shines even further by celebrating our vibrant culture, and the community we call home.