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All for LOVE: Valentine's Gift Guide 2019

All for LOVE: Valentine's Gift Guide 2019

Valentine's Day is our favourite day at Giving Gifts! It's a time to celebrate LOVE - for your partner, your kids and, yes - love for yourself. We truly believe in self love as much (or even more) for yourself as love for others. Read on for our love-filled gift guide.

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Artist Story: Clara of C Yarn Hut

Artist Story: Clara of C Yarn Hut

I have huge passion for knitting and crocheting. Every free moment I have, I pick up my needles and a ball of yarn to create something that I love.  I am fascinated by the limitless possibilities that a strand of yarn can create. It's like the needle is my wand and before I know it, I am under the magic spell of this art. 

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Artist Story: Cheryl of A Paper Life

Artist Story: Cheryl of A Paper Life

My dad worked in a paper mill while I was growing up so there was never a shortage of paper in our house. I have always been a creative person and I soon realized I loved the tools and medium of scrapbooking better than making scrapbooks, so I migrated to card making and stumbled on the technique of quilling.

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Artist Story - Craftedvan

Artist Story - Craftedvan

Craftedvan is made up of two of us, Erica and Diana. We specialize in magnetic bookmarks, locally made from Vancouver which resulted from our obsession with creating. Our company has been able to grow because of our addiction to bringing smiles to customers’ faces when they open up a book. 

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Artist Story: Janelle Anakotta

Artist Story: Janelle Anakotta

Nature art was always a too but I was never confident enough to try and sell them. When I finally started to sell online and one person bought one, I was so excited that someone out there loved my art enough to purchase. Then it just went from there. I love making people happy with my art. I get energized from it.

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