BruceGreySimcoe Holiday Gifts You Can Buy Online

Posted by BruceGreySimcoe | Nov 12, 2020

 


The blanket of leaves on the ground and the first swirls of snowflakes in the air can only mean one thing: Winter is coming! And in these unprecedented times, it means many of us are starting our holiday shopping online, trying to beat the rush and meet shipping deadlines. As we continue to adhere to COVID-19 guidelines, we encourage you to support our local businesses, in person if you live locally, or online if you’re from further afield. We put together a list of some of the best of the best across Bruce, Grey and Simcoe Counties. Whether you’re looking to give local food, delicious craft beer or share the work of a local artist, this is locally-infused online shopping at its best.

Read on, and if we’ve missed your favourite, be sure to let us know at info@brucegreysimcoe.com

Order Online for Delivery Anywhere in Ontario

While you may not able to make the trip to BruceGreySimcoe right now, many of our businesses have adapted to offer online ordering and shipping across Ontario. You can have the best of #brucegreysimcoe delivered right to your door this holiday season.

 

Good Grief Specialty Coffee  

This quaint little coffee nook on the main street of Thornbury is a delight! During these crazy times, they quickly realized that folks needed their fresh-roasted coffee at home to power through things. You can order everything - small or jumbo bags shipped straight to your house - from their website.

After all, a steaming cup of morning java just may be the best gift you can give.
 

Bulbs of Fire Garlic

 


At Bulbs of Fire Garlic, they know garlic! The Nagel family grows dozens of varieties of garlic and will ship their 2020 crop right to your door. Choose from fresh garlic to unique preserves like smoked garlic jelly and black garlic jam. Place your order online and wait for your gift to spice up the holiday season. 
 

Beer, wine and spirits

BruceGreySimcoe is definitely a destination for beer, wine and cider. Now you can have your favourite vintage or craft beer shipped straight to your house. Why not gift your friends and family a cocktail kit from Beattie’s Distillers or sign them up for the wine of the month club from Coffin Ridge – it’s the gift that keeps on giving. You can also order online from Georgian Hills Vineyard, The Roost Winery, Heretic Spirits, Thornbury Cider, Windswept Cider as well as nearly all our local breweries. Find out more about Why Beer is Better in BruceGreySimcoe in our blog  and find out how to place your orders with our local breweries.  Visit our Beverages page to learn more about beer, wine and spirits across the region.

 

Artisan-inspired

If you’ve got a budding young scientist on your list, gift them a Zoom class with Art and Tech Explorers. Choose from 6 project classes to weeklong classes, with the electrical components and craft materials shipped right to your door. Those living locally can attend in-person classes at the Georgian Bay Centre for the Arts in Owen Sound.

Browse from a great selection of works by local artists from bath and body to jewellery and speciality foods at The Tiny Art Shack’s online store and have these unique gifts delivered to your door.

Thornbury’s gorgeous Loft Gallery now allows you to shop for the works of their various artists online or order one of their Art in a Box kits for the art lovers on your list. Choose from the work of local artists like Jennifer Woodburn, Brian Buckrell and Pat Ransom. From November 7 until December 31, shop the galleries annual Square Foot Show in its new online format.

The Saugeen Artist’s Guild has created an online store to allow you to purchase the works of their local artists more easily.

Infinite Glassworks in Eugenia offers some beautiful glassblowing pieces you can order online with free delivery within 50 kilometres of the studio or $12 flat rate shipping anywhere in Canada. From glasses to vases to ornaments and suncatchers, you can order it all here.

Create your own unique gift with Art On Stone by having your favourite photograph custom printed directly on stone. Design your own or choose from one of their unique designs online. Your gift can be shipped or picked up curbside in Horseshoe Valley.
 

Handcrafted and unique

If you’ve got folks on your list that are passionate about the Bruce Peninsula, The Bruce Shop online is the place for you. From a great collection of books about the area to arts and gifts and documentaries about The Bruce, there’s plenty of great gifts to choose from.

 


Does your family love to take the ChiCheemaun? Then these adorable ChiCheemaun boat models are the perfect gift for the kids on your list. Choose from The ‘Big’ Big Canoe or the Lil Cheech but hurry… quantities are limited!

In the spirit of Saugeen Shores, Gord’s Imprints has a great online store that sells #saugeenshoresstrong merchandise as well as Lake Life and other local-inspired clothing collections. Check out the online store.

The Dandy Lion in Lion's Head is a favourite shopping destination for locals and visitors alike. Peruse their online shop and have a taste of the Bruce shipped to someone on your list this year. Free shipping over $100 with curbside pickup options available too. Check their shop out here.

Looking for toys, games and more for the little ones on your list, check out Aunt Donkeys online selection. Send them something super fun from the comfort of your home, with free shipping over $100.

Gift them some true beach vibes with The Cabana’s online store. Ship a beach-inspired hoodie to your favourite cottage friends this year from this popular Sauble Beach and Port Elgin retail favourite.

Collingwood’s The Hive offers an eclectic range of clothing and gifts inspired by Georgian Bay. You can shop online for these unique gifts.

The Maker’s Outpost online store is a wealth of Canadian made goods and DIY supplies. Their online shop has something for everyone on your list.

Have an Owen Sound fan on your list? You can now shop for Scenic City merchandise online thanks to Owen Sound Tourism and Events.

Send a scented delight to your friends and family with a gift from the Lucious Lavender and Herb Farm in Allan Park. Place your order in their online store and get free shipping over $100.

Looking for something completely different? Keep an eye out for our upcoming blog post, "The Gift of Experience", with even more fun and unique gift ideas for those adventurous souls on your gift list!