This festive season, we wanted to curate something special for those of you who have a long list of people to buy for. With that in mind, we’ve hand-picked a selection of items from our retail space for you and yours, with the aim of making shopping for gifts as joyful as giving (and receiving) them!
So whether you’re shopping for the fashionista in your life, the new addition to your family or the good old-fashioned booklover, The Lobby by Heaps Estrin is here to help with the best holiday gifts for 2022. After all, ‘Tis the season for luxury, sustainable and timeless pieces that your loved ones are going to cherish for a lifetime.
Scroll down to see the full list of our hand-selected items…
FOR THE BOOKLOVER
Hermes: Heavenly Days Book (TYPE) – $57
Hermès: Heavenly Days brings together 300 of Charbin’s best drawings from the collaboration in a beautiful package that’s perfect for every bookshelf and coffee table.
Glass Fresh Coffee Press (Yield Design) – $110
The Glass French Press is an evolution of the classic press pot. The press brews a perfect full-bodied pot of coffee or tea in the traditional French Press method.
Gold Coral Gift Set (Ashley Botten Design) – $275
This delicate piece of natural coral has been cast in solid bronze. Its dimpled contours provide a spot for smouldering aromatic wood to rest at a gentle angle. Incense sticks can also be inserted into an existing organic cavity. This reflective and calming seasonal gift is paired with purifying Palo Santo and 50 artisanal incense sticks by Binu Binu Soap House.
FOR THE INTERIOR DESIGN ENTHUSIAST
White Bobble Vase (Montana Labelle) – $195
The Bobble vase is the perfect piece for your favourite plant or fresh flowers. It’s a coil built bowl, with hand-rolled and individually applied dots. Each vessel is completely one of a kind in terms or dots, shape and glaze.
All Wood Axel Table (Mary Ratcliffe) – $650
Designed to be the perfect, round accent to (almost) any room, the Axel Side Table is available as a solid wood or marble-topped piece.
Architectural Digest Book (TYPE) – $155
Architectural Digest at 100 celebrates the best from the pages of the international design authority. The editors have delved into the archives and culled years of rich material covering a range of subjects.
FOR THE HOST/HOSTESS
Copper Shake & Stirred Cocktail Set (Fifth & Vermouth) – $155
This set contains the essential tools you need to make amazing cocktails! Whether you are a professional or an at-home cocktail enthusiast, having the right tools is crucial to any drink. Each of these tools works together to add consistency and integrity to every cocktail you make.
Long Tablecloth Grid Green/Purple & Set of 4 Colour Block Embroidered Napkins (Misette) – $341 & $219
Set a bold backdrop to your meals with the high-contrast hues on this 100-percent linen tablecloth, offering a modern take on gingham. Hint: It also works perfectly to spruce up a buffet table when you’re hosting a more casual affair.
Your table deserves better than a boring paper napkin. The linen Color block Embroidered Napkins deliver instant (and eco-friendly!) style with playful pops of color that’ll perk up your whole room.
Linen Grey 41cm Taper Candles Pair & Matt Gold Candle Holder Pair (Ester & Erik) – $7.50 each/$15 for pair & $32 each/$64 for pair
The soft glow of the fire and of these candles will make you dream. Perfect accessory for a nice dinner party or a cozy night at home. Candle holder for Ester & Erick Taper Candles.
FOR THE LITTLE ONES
Grimms set of 15 Wooden Blocks (Advice from a caterpillar) – $55
Grimm’s is a German toymaker who makes wooden toys that focus on simplicity and beautiful colouring, making toys that are suitable for all ages.
Baby Article Vegan Shearling Booties (Advice from a caterpillar) – $60
Our inspiration comes from our Canadian geography; colours and textures that we see most days. Billion year old rock, rich and fertile earth, and cloud-filled horizons.
Grumpy Monkey Book (TYPE) – $11.99
The hilarious #1 New York Times bestselling picture book about a chimpanzee in a very bad mood–perfect for young children learning how to deal with confusing feelings, especially during the transition back to school.
FOR THE TEACHER
Healing through words Book (TYPE) – $29.99
#1 New York Times bestselling author Rupi Kaur presents guided poetry writing exercises of her own design to help you explore themes of trauma, loss, heartache, love, family, healing, and celebration of the self.
ONDE Vase White (Minimum Design) – $90
Bring a touch of originality to your interior with this Onde vase, printed in wood, which will enhance your interior decoration and highlight your dried flowers.Its pure lines and material will bring a natural, zen, Scandinavian and original side to your interior, but also makes it an original gift to offer to your loved ones!
The Lobby Chocolate Bar (The Lobby) – $11
Everyone enjoys a sweet treat in the form of Chocolate. Introducing The Lobby chocolate bar, perfect for gifting (and receiving!).
FOR THE TRENDSETTER
Remi Turtleneck (T.Line) – $325
Enter: the sweater you’ll live in from now till spring (and all over again next fall). This timeless turtleneck boasts thoughtful details that elevate the cozy style.
Classic White ‘Things’ Tote Bag (Fluf) – $25
Classic, effortless, everyday tote. Small interior, drop-down pocket for phone / keys. Sustainably and ethically handmade in India with 100% GOTS-certified organic cotton. Machine Washable.
Morandi X Small Vase (DA Ceramics) – $25
Each piece, whether it be stoneware or porcelain, is thoughtfully handcrafted using unconventional tools and inventive techniques. No two pieces are exactly alike as every work is individually executed, hand painted and handled at least 20 times before completion.
FOR THE JEWELRY LOVER
Longbeach Square Catchall (Montanna Labelle) – $345
Crafted from Viola Marble. The Hollister is the perfect accessory everyone needs in their home. Use it as a catchall for your jewelry, in your bathroom for cosmetics or on a console table or coffee table.
Beta 2-Tone Gold & Silver Ring (Beaufille) – $635
A 10mm sphere sits atop a chunky rounded band. 10k Yellow Gold & 925 Sterling Silver.
Mini Flora Silver Hoop Earrings (Beaufille) – $250
Chunky yet subtle huggie hoop earrings. 925 sterling silver.
FOR THE ART APPRECIATOR
Ice Hut/Village Artwork (Richard Johnson) – Prices start at $2,300
Pictured: Ice Hut Grid #1. 20 X20 Edition 25. Various Locations, Canada, Coast to coast, 2017.
Great Women Painters Book (TYPE) – $89.95
Great Women Painters is a groundbreaking book that reveals a richer and more varied telling of the story of painting. Featuring more than 300 artists from around the world, it includes both well-known women painters from history and today’s most exciting rising stars.
Pebble Beach Bowl (Mati Ceramics) – $160
Handmade at home. Stoneware. Food safe.
FOR THE SPA ENTHUSIAST
Icán Napped Wool Throw (Meso Goods) – $475
The Icán Throw is hand-loomed in an artisan community in the Momostenango region of the Guatemalan highlands. The natural brush wool gives it a lush luxurious feel. Each piece is crafted by hand, one at a time, so there will be slight variations in size and colour.
Ae Gi Super Mild Soap & Dish (Binu Binu) – $28 & $110
Our mildest, fragrance-free, 100% natural soap formulation.The Korean word for baby; a reference to the mildness of this formulation. Super Mild Soap contains soothing rice milk and skin softening shea butter, gently lathering to cleanse and comfort the most delicate, sensitive skin.
A hand-polished marble, sculptural soap dish, designed as a platform to partner with our natural bar soaps.
Room & Linen Spray in No. 11 Amber & Moss (P.F Candle Co.) – $22
The Room & Linen Sprays offer an effortless, fine mist with a light fragrance! Use daily on your bedsheets, pillows, couches – anywhere in the home that needs a bit of a boost.
Room & Linen Sprays last the longest when sprayed directly onto fabrics. Fragrance typically lasts longer when spraying onto fabrics with a thicker weave.
FOR THE FOODIE
Sculpt Medium Serving Set (Tina Frey) – $105
The Medium Serving Set is perfect for serving up a dish at your next dinner party. They pair best with our Medium Tapered Bowl. Handmade with care using food safe, lead free and BPA free resin. Dimensions: 10″ x 2.25″
Walnut Wooden Board (Ashley Botten Design) – $355
With 1.25-inch dowelled feet and soft contours on all four sides, the board enables hands to naturally grip the edges, turning the act of serving into an elegant and seamless event.
The Four Piece Cheese Knife Set (Obakki) – $85
Made from upcycled horn, this set includes everything you need to serve your favourite cheeses and spreads.
FOR THE GLOBETROTTER
OTR Metal Pink Radio and Bluetooth Speaker (Muzen) – $170
Even outdoors, benefit from Muzen’s latest sound production and processing audio tech, and do not worry about sound distortion and low volume.
Assouline Book Stack (TYPE) – $124 each
Linen hardcover books. Travel series including Palm Beach, Tulum, Hamptons, Miami and Bali.
The Original Petite Jumpsuit No 1.2 (Luxton) – $900
Diamond quilted body finished with Rib trim.
FOR THE LOCAL
Lake Ontario Blankets (Jaxx & Marbles) – $195
Ontario Lake District Map. 55” X 60”.
Mushrooming: The joy of the quiet hunt (TYPE) – $28.95
Foraging for wild mushrooms is an increasingly popular pursuit and this beautifully produced volume—filled with insights, anecdotes and details about more than 120 common and charismatic fungi from across the northern hemisphere—will appeal to everyone from beginner mushroomers to advanced mycophiles.
My New Table Magwood Cookbook & Maple Syrup (Trish Magwood) – $35 + $30
A beautiful cookbook of fresh, simple, and seasonally inspired recipes for every table, from the bestselling and award winning author of dish entertains and In My Mother’s Kitchen.
Maple Syrup – Local. Pure. Limited run. Produced in small batches by farming neighbours in Badjeros Ontario a stone’s throw from Four Wheel Farm, Creemore.