The holiday season is upon us and with it the question that is both classic and cliche – “What do I get for so-and-so?” For the entrepreneur on your list who has their head in the clouds dreaming of the career they want to design, here’s a list of affordable gift ideas that will delight them on Christmas morning and help their dream jobs come true!
Cup of Good Cheer Mug | $10
Because no work can be done without a reliable jolt of caffeine. Plus, this perky little saying is an instant mood booster for those stressful work days that come along every so often.
Matt & Nat Vegan Back Pack | $145.00
Because entrepreneurs are notorious for having a million things to carry at any given time. This chic, comfortable and convenient back pack is stylish enough to bring into meetings, yet extremely practical for that on the go lifestyle. Plus it is from a sustainable and eco-friendly brand – bonus points!
The Rena’ dotty For Smithery Blazer | $285.00
Because having something pretty yet practical to wear to work is essential! This custom blazer is a collaboration between Toronto’s own Smithery Style and Dotty Dress Studio and the piece has seriously thought of everything! A longer flattering length, contrasting cuffs, slim lapel to elongate your figure and made in Toronto!
Kinfolk Entrepreneur | $35
This book which stands as a work of art thanks to its gorgeous photography, explores the business stories of over 40 creative entrepreneurs from all over the world. Is there anything quite like in-depth interviews of people successfully pursing their passions as a career to inspire? No, no there is not!
Worry Free Money | $21.99
Written by Toronto’s own Shannon Lee Simmons (money master mind, if you didn’t know) this book delivers fresh, informative and most importantly down-to-earth advice to help you make the most of your financial planning so you can start living. It covers everything from saving for vacations to planning for your retirement – a must-have for anyone who is or wants to be their own boss.
TEASE Glass Tea Tumbler with Infuser | $35.00
A clever and classy way to take your daily brew of loose-leaf out and about wherever you are. This tumbler is custom designed by the wonderful TEASE team in Ottawa (go Canada go!) and offers an elegant means to enjoy your favourite blends anytime, anywhere.
16 Month Agenda | $14.99
Because 12 months is never enough when you’re running/planning a business and while digital calendars are all well and good, there is nothing quite like jotting down appointments by hand in a colourful paper agenda. This imaginative beauty will dress up any meeting you may have!
Beats Solo Wireless Rose Gold Headphones | $329.95
Because the entrepreneur in your life will have a million podcasts they are dying to listen to! These on-ear headphones are a fantastic addition to any desk set up, offering a comfortable way to listen to hours of podcasts without getting sore ears! And rose gold – need I say more?