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Holiday gift guide

Holiday gift guide




HALIFOLKS BY JACK SCRINE A full-colour scrapbook of Haligonians with photographs and first-person stories, from the popular Facebook page, Halifolks. (Nimbus Publishing)

$12.98 – $99.98 Spread some holiday cheer with our best-selling gift baskets and boxes. We ship within Canada and the US. Our chocolates and sweets are handmade on PEI with a Happiness Guarantee! Use code GG10 for a 10% discount online. 902-370-2697

3 BROADSIDE: THE HEBRIDEAN SECRETS BY RICK GRANT $21.95 Amazing human story of harbour pilots in WWII. Real history that reads like a novel: sinking of pilot boat, Hebridean – disaster with lives lost and impact/resilience of Herring Cove families Effect on war effort & SS Esmond’s fate, a surprise ending for Allies.


PJ SALVAGE PAJAMA SET Snuggle up in this romantic black and white printed PJ set. A classic button-top with contrast pink piping & straight leg PJ pants.

5 NOËL & CO. CANDLES $28 Expertly crafted in small batches, and made with passion in Nova Scotia. Our purposely crafted candles use simple, quality ingredients - premium virgin coconut soy wax, natural wooden wicks and perfume-grade fragrance and essential oils. Two percent from every candle sold goes to the Kidney Foundation.

6 THE QUARTERDECK RESORT The Quarterdeck Resort is located on Summerville Beach and features 58 beautifully appointed guest rooms, each featuring a private deck facing the ocean. Pets welcome. 5 Willow Lane Summerville Centre, NS 1-800-565-1119

Holiday gift guide 7 GIFT BOX OF HANDMADE CHOCOLATES Starting at $14 Enjoy skillfully handcrafted chocolates made with the finest sustainable chocolate and many of Nova Scotia's natural resources! Handmade from wholesome ingredients, real fruits and free of any artificial preservatives. 5151 South Street, Halifax, NS



BEARLOOM TEDDIES Handcrafted Artist Teddy Bears Dartmouth, Nova Scotia 902-221-6716



$8.25 – $13.47 weekly Pick up or have mailed out the printed edition of the Saturday Globe and Mail and/or Sunday New York Times. Please call for details. Atlantic News 902-429-5468

Our uniquely designed and scented handmade artisan soap is the perfect gift for everyone on your list. Shubenacadie, NS


11 DAZZLING PENDANT Specially priced at $1499 (until December 24, 2022) Glacier Fire Canadian Diamond Pendant .40 carat glistening Canadian diamond pendant set in white gold.

13 WABANAKI MODERN $45 The untold story of the “Micmac Indian Craftsmen” of Elsipogtog, a ground-breaking co-operative of Indigenous modernist artists, whose work travelled around the world. Goose Lane Editions with Beaverbrook Art Gallery

12 ART 1274 HOLLIS GALLERY Make gift-giving easy with an inspiring array of Nova Scotian created fine art and fine craft. Paintings, jewellery, pottery, rug hooking, fused glass, felt art, and more...

Holiday gift guide 14 SIGMA LENSES $349.99 Sigma offers lenses for every use starting as low as $349.99. From wide angle to super telephoto choose a lens for your Canon, Nikon or Sony camera. Moncton, NB

15 LAB GROWN DIAMOND STUD EARRINGS Priced at $2499 Classic style 1.0 carat tw. lab grown diamond stud earrings set in white gold.

16 LOW ROAD FOREVER BY TARA THORNE A book of sharp, feminist essays covering #MeToo, pop culture, and LGBTQ+ topics, from the long-time arts-and-culture columnist. (Nimbus Publishing)





Local, handcrafted gifts and so much more! Visit LakeCity Works at 386 Windmill Rd, Dartmouth

Christmas is coming. You're sure to find something special with our unique collection of jewelry and accessories. Located in Sunnyside Mall, Bedford.

20 19 THE FIRST ACADIAN: A CONVERSATION WITH CHARLES DE ST ETIENNE DE LA TOUR $19.95 Founding of Port-Royal & Fort La Tour (St. John): Fascinating story — intrigue, love life, Mi’kmaq relationships, war with d’Aulnay. Arrived at age 14; became Governor of Acadié (Acadia).

ARIA – CECE $79.99 – $119.99 Air-pulse toys are all the rage and a great intimate gift! Reach new heights fast! Pleasures N’ Treasures

21 MEMORIES OF CHRISTMAS $19.95 Marlene Campbell’s charming and nostalgic stories will be sure to warm the hearts of even the biggest curmudgeon this holiday season. Acorn Press

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Get more warmth and comfort from 100% pure wool, with the unisex slipper from Glerups. No-itch wool. No-slip rubber. Perfect gift for this season.

$13.95 Vehicle loving children will fill up their tanks reading this vibrantly illustrated, zany ride-along tale by Doretta Groenendyk. Acorn Press

24 APPLETON CHOCOLATES Home of the world's first Maple & Wild Blueberry Truffle. Located in Tatamagouche, NS



CHOOSE YOUR OWN COLLECTION $75 Bundle three candles and save! With 28 scents to choose from, you’re sure to find the perfect candle for everyone on your list! Fashioned from clean burning coconut soy wax and natural wooden wicks, every Noël & Co. candle is carefully hand poured and crafted in Nova Scotia.


GENERATIONS: THE SOBEY FAMILY & CANADIAN ART $55 One family, stewarding three generations of Canadian Art. The ultimate gift for art lovers. Goose Lane Editions with McMichael Canadian Art Collection




$62.55 Matured in new oak barrels, Hennessy V.S is bold and fragrant. Its rich character is uniquely Hennessy, a timeless choice with an intensity all its own. Available at NSLC

$599.99 Unleash the power of your smart phone and take a tour of the night sky. No telescope experience required. Moncton, NB

Holiday gift guide 29 NORTHERN WATTERS KNITWEAR & TARTAN SHOP The “Home” of the 100% British Wool sweaters and accessories. Supporting over 250 Canadian artisans with their crafts, Scottish/ Irish items and First Nations. Open year round. 1869 Upper Water Street, Halifax, NS 902-405-0488 150 Richmond St, Charlottetown, PEI 800-565-9665 Pier 20, 1209 Marginal Rd Suite 115, Halifax, NS 902-406-2050


30 SHADOWS AND LIGHT: A PHYSICIAN’S LENS ON COVID Heather Patterson, MD $40 Peer through the lens of one emergency physician in this illuminating, behind-the-scenes view of the real impact of the pandemic. Goose Lane Editions

ADULT GAMES S14.99 – $59.99 Adding some spice has never been easier with intimate board games! Enjoy, connect and grow closer! Pleasures N’ Treasures

32 THE LITTLE SHOP BOX from $65 Gifting made easy. Curated collections of luxury items from small businesses in Canada. Shop local. Shop small.

34 BUSINESS THE NHL WAY Hardcover $32.95 Appeals to both casual and passionate hockey fans, as well as anyone eager to follow in the footsteps of a successful professional sports organization.

33 POSH! A thoughtfully curated shop filled with unusual goodies from over 50 Canadian creators. Find that unique gift that no one else will find! Drop in for the holiday season! Historic Properties, Halifax Sunnyside Mall, Bedford Peake’s Quay, Charlottetown 902-425-3134


LIMITED HOLIDAY EDITION ARTISAN BARS $7.95 each These irresistible bars are sure to awaken your inner child! Confected using sustainable chocolate and premium ingredients. Available in two nostalgic flavours: Gingerbread Caramel & Eggnog Caramel. 5151 South Street, Halifax, NS

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GLENMORANGIE ORIGINAL $69.12 First released more than 175 years ago by our founders, Glenmorangie Original is known for its mellow tones and delicacy of flavour. Available at NSLC

$12.99 – $38.99 Enjoyment for the whole family or just yourself! We carry The New York Puzzle Company, Ravensburger, Cavallini, Pomegranate, Galison and lots of others. Atlantic News 902-429-5468 @atlanticnews





Quilted coats are the trend now. Soft padding inside and special quilt pattern. Ilse Jacobsen quilt coat is a perfect gift for Fall-Winter.

$22.95 Raymond Biesinger & Alex Bozikovic A National Bestseller! Fully illustrated, full of history, this book is the perfect gift for history buffs. Goose Lane Editions


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Wrap up the beach with White Point gift cards. Thoughtful and versatile – you can tuck joy, nature, golf, getaways, pickleball, romance, surf, turf, and relaxation in a Christmas stocking! Good things really do come in small packages. 1-800-565-5068

41 HOLIDAY SPARKLER Specially priced at $3999 (until December 24, 2022) 2 carats of diamonds set in white gold.

43 42 ISLANDS OF NOVA SCOTIA: A PHOTOGRAPHIC TOUR BY ADAM CORNICK A photographic exploration of Nova Scotia’s diverse islands from the celebrated photographer and author of Coastal Nova Scotia. (Nimbus Publishing)

PETITE PATRIE CHOCOLATE $38 A perfect gift that lasts 25 days! Last year, San Francisco based TasteTV listed Petite Patrie Chocolate as having the top 20 best chocolate advent calendar gift on Instagram. Order yours