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Discover the beauty of Giving GIfts

Welcome to Giving Gifts!

Made up of 5 rooms and more than 100 local and fair trade artists, Giving Gifts is a beautiful shopping experience and inspiring gift boutique at 4570 Main Street in Vancouver, BC. We specialize in custom curated gifts, including gift boxes and Giving Crates. Every item we carry has a story and we guarantee that it will be a gift you'll love to give! Our gifts are local, created by artists, eco friendly and fair trade made. #givinggiftsca

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8 Years of Giving Gifts - Anniversary Reflections

8 Years of Giving Gifts - Anniversary Reflections

Giving Gifts started in a closet in my baby’s bedroom. One closet full of fair trade and eco friendly gifts that I loved. Ten years ago when online stores were just starting, I opened mine. I offered pick-up from my house and would sneak into her bedroom during nap time in order to grab what I needed. Now that baby is 11 years old and...

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Gifts that Give: Black Creatives Collection

Gifts that Give: Black Creatives Collection

When I started Giving Gifts almost 10 years ago, my goal was to carry brands that are changing the world. My vision for Giving Gifts has always been for it to be an inspiring collective of people and gifts that are making a difference. I want our customers to know that when they shop at Giving Gifts, their money is going towards making our world a better place.  

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Featured Artist: Annya of NaturalAnnie's Essentials

Featured Artist: Annya of NaturalAnnie's Essentials

Annya grew up in Jamaica and moved to the United States when she was about 18 years old. Annya is inspired by her Jamaican culture when it comes to what she creates and how her brand looks. Her candle line is very vibrant and very tropical. 

Annya started NaturalAnnie when her daughter was born in 2014 with spina bifida and hydrocephalus, and had to have a number of surgeries.

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Why You Should Shop Small & Shop Local!

Why You Should Shop Small & Shop Local!

Danielle Laporte just posted to Instagram that she has cancelled her Amazon Prime  membership. The post has 824 comments, including many from people saying they can't imagine life without the convenience of Amazon. I shop on Amazon but very rarely - once a year rarely. I actually very rarely shop outside my local community and hardly ever outside of small businesses. Here are ten of the reasons why: 

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