Men—they're notoriously tough to shop for. That's why we've compiled a list of 11 great stocking stuffers for the guys in your life, all sourced from small, local (Lower Mainland) businesses. —Codi Lynn
sriracha revolver hot sauce. Available in four different flavours, this small-batch hot sauce is made in Vancouver.
locomotive clothing & supply craft beer tee. Are you even supporting local if your shirt doesn’t say so?
cabin wooden cufflinks. Whether your man is a sometimes-suit kinda guy or wears them daily, you can’t go wrong with gorgeous handmade wooden cufflinks.
cpc woodcraft bottle opener. This handmade wood-and-metal bottle opener can be wall-mounted for easy access.
vitruvi sleep roll-on. If all your partner wants for Christmas is a good night’s sleep, he’ll be ecstatic to find this roll-on in his stocking. It's the perfect essential oil blend to help him kick back, relax and catch some zzzs.
mala the brand date night candle. Spend a night in with a cosy and warm clove-orange-and-moss-scented candle. This makes for the perfect addition to a gift of quality time.
k’pure naturals fix it repair balm. Winters are rough on everyone’s skin; this balm works to moisturize and even helps with eczema, with no added scents.
atelier eli two-fold leather wallet. This beautiful leather wallet can be ordered with or without a coin pouch, and comes in a few different colourways.
smoking gun coffee. Imagine waking up to the smell of locally roasted beans wafting from your stocking on Christmas Day. Who could say no to that?
printed socks from sock mafia. Help the man in your life “step up his sock game” with a cool printed pair.
strange fellows brewing craft beer. One of East Van’s best breweries makes beers with seasonal fruits and both old-world and modern brewing traditions.