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Shop Manotick - Local Gift Guide

Christmas is alive in Manotick and The Wright Team is excited to share some of our local gift ideas with you!

Manotick has an incredibly diverse selection of businesses, and while we’ve highlighted only a few, we encourage you to support local and explore all of the products and services available to you in the village!

The Gift of Indulgence

For the foodie on your list – give the gift of indulgence!

 

692 Coffee and Bar
692 Coffee and Bar‘s Community Shelf is full of gifts for everyone on your list; from bags of coffee beans and a diverse selection of teas, to jams and Scrummie Scones and a carefully curated selection of wines (which would pair perfectly with their Charcuterie To Go!).
Shop with them in person and online

 

Shop Manotick - Local Gift Guide

Mimi’s Donut & Dairy Barn
Indulge your sweet tooth with Mimi’s Donuts & Dairy Barn‘s hot cocoa bombs and decadent holiday donuts!
Browse their menu online and call to pre-order: 613-491-0003

 

Morning Owl Manotick
They have beautifully packaged Burundi holiday packs – perfect for the coffee lover on your list (and maybe one for you too!).
Shop with them in person.

 

Gingerbread Man
Get creative with Gingerbread Man and decorate deliciously with one of their custom Gingerbread Houses! Explore their other holiday treats to offer to others, or enjoy yourself!
Shop with them in person.

 

Shop Manotick - Local Gift Guide

Babbos Cucina Italiana
Is there anything better than Italian comfort food? Look no further than Babbos Cucina Italiana for Italian food with a twist.  Pick up a gift card to indulge your cravings or order your Italian cooking essentials through Babbos Market.
Shop with them in person and online.

 

Black Dog Bistro
Black Dog Bistro‘s dedication to providing locally sources ingredients with robust flavours, makes it a mainstay within the Manotick community. In addition to their timeless menu, did you know Black Dog Bistro offers a new line of bakery products? They offer fresh and frozen options for you to enjoy today or save for special occasion. Pick up a gift card or takeaway.
Shop with them in person and online.

 

Take Another Bite
Order premade meals to go with their Last Minute Chef offerings to enjoy at home or gift dinner to friends or family you can’t gather with this year. Take Another Bite is also offering Christmas dinner’s – be sure to order soon!
Shop with them in person or online.

 

Choice Vintners and Custom Cellars
It’s the perfect time to stock up your wine cellar or gift a wine kit to the budding sommelier on your list! 
Shop with them in person.

 

The Gift of Self Care/Pampering

For the wellness guru on your list – give the gift of self-care and pampering!

 

Shop Manotick - Local Gift Guide

Allure Hair Design and Medi Spa
Allure offers carefully curated spa packages, reiki massage and reflexology sessions – give the gift of relaxation and rejuvenation!
Shop with them in person (by appointment) or online.

 

Manotick Massage Therapy
Take good care of your mind, body, and spirit this Christmas, with advanced therapeutic and relaxation massage.
Purchase a gift card online or Book an appointment online.

 

Ashley Hair Design & Retail Therapy Boutique
offers holiday gift sets of premium hair products, must have hair accessories, a selection of jewelry and Pixie Mood purses!
Shop with them in person or online.  

 

Green Spirit
Green Spirit has everything you need to start your spiritual journey – with aromatherapy, crystals, incense, relaxation tools!
Shop with them in person or online.

 

Manotick Natural Market
Feel your best heading into the New Year with their diverse range of vitamins, homeopathic remedies, supplements, natural body care products and more!
Shop with them online or in person.

 

Gina’s Sugar Shack
Gina’s Sugar Shack offers body sugaring, organic facials, electrolysis and brow services!
Book your appointment online today!

 

Peppermint Organic Spa
Gift or share quality time with a loved one and experience a facial, hand or foot treatment side by side at Peppermint Organic Spa. They offer services for the ladies and gentlemen on your list!
Purchase a gift certificate online or book an appointment.

The Gift of Style

For the trendsetter on your list – elevate their look with the gift of style! 

Lindsay & McCaffrey
Lindsay & McCaffrey offers fine casual clothing for women, with many cold weather wardrobe staples – including Pleau toques and infinity scarves and made in Canada, Quartz Parkas!
Shop with them in person.

 

Mansfield Shoes
Mansfield Shoes has your footwear needs covered; from cute and cozy moccasins to functional yet stylish winter boots – there is something for everyone!
Shop with them in person or online.

 

NIN Collection Boutique
Whether you’re looking for a complete makeover or a statement piece to complete your outfit – NIN Collection Boutique has you covered! Did you know NIN Collection Boutique offers one-on-one private shopping appointments?
Shop with them in person

 

Matt Robinson Golf
Matt’s store is so much more than just golf!  Amazing athletic wear from Vuori or lululemon will keep your favourite golfer, or non golfer, happy throughout the holidays.
Shop with them online.

 

Pet Valu Manotick
Don’t forget your 4-legged family members! Pet Valu Manotick has some adorable Holiday Fashions for your pets. And since your pet may appreciate an edible/chewable gift instead, check out their treat selection!
Shop with them in store.

 

The Gift of Creativity & Design

For the person who has everything – here are a few unique options to help!

 

Salvaged on Mill Street
Salvaged on Mill Street carries a variety of antiques, vintage collectables and pieces created by local artisans; from antique arch top steamer trunks and vintage arm chairs, amber bottles and vintage crates. Give the gift of nostalgia with a vintage find from Salvaged on Mill Street.
Shop with them in person or online.

 

April Coleman Photography
Specializing in newborn photography, April McColeman Photography memorializes these precious moments. The perfect gift for the expectant parents on your list!
Contact April for more information via her website.

 

Terra Plants and Flowers
Choose from a variety of unique indoor plants and succulent planters – perfect for the green thumb or plant enthusiast on your list!
Shop with them in person and online.

 

Manotick Office Pro
Everything you need to make a Home Office complete! From furniture to printing supplies and storage, they can make your work-from-home space functional and beautiful. But they are more than just Office Supplies! They also offer sewing/knitting necessities, holiday napkins and cards, and a variety of other beautiful gift ideas.
Shop with them in store or online.

 

Rebel Petal
With a variety of home decor, Hinza Bags, Blue Q Socks and more – there is something for everyone on your list! One of our favourite gift ideas is the monthly floral subscription.
Shop with them online.

 

Lasting Impressions
From luxury throws and cashmere blanket scarves, to woodwick candles and decadent preserves – it’s a perfect place to find that “certain” gift.
Shop with them in person or online.

 

The Gift of Giving Back

Give the gift of giving back this holiday season by donating to or volunteering for a cause of your choice!

Magic of Lights Ottawa
Experience a holiday family outing, from the comfort and safety of your own vehicle! Every ticket sold benefits the CHEO Foundation.
Visit them online for hours of operation and to order tickets.

 

Ottawa Food Bank
Help support by checking out the upcoming Food Drive events such as the OC Transpo/Loblaw Annual Food Drive on December 19th from 9am-5pm at participating Loblaw, Real Canadian Superstore, Your Independent Grocer and No Frills across the city.
Visit them online for full details or click to donate here.

 

Youth of Manotick Association
YOMA is a community youth organization in Manotick offering extremely valuable programming and services for our youth. You can learn more about donating on their website.
Visit them online for full details.

 

Kiwanis Club of Manotick
Check out the Kiwanis Club of Manotick’s Christmas Tree Sale, where proceeds go to help projects in our community!
For full details and to learn more about the Kiwanis Club of Manotick, visit them online.

 

Canadian Guide Dogs for the Blind
With the National Office and Training Centre right here in Manotick, you can donate or volunteer to help provide mobility and independence to those in need.
For more information, visit them online.

 

Rural Ottawa South Support Services (ROSSS)
Support Ottawa’s rural seniors, people with disabilities & caregivers. Check out their website and learn about how to donate to their incredible list of helpful services including their Meals on Wheels program, Transportation servives and ‘A Friendly Voice’ phone line.
Visit them online for more details.

Donating your time or money to a worthy cause is a gift that keeps on giving. While this is only a small list, there are many others that would appreciate your generosity this season.

What are your favourite places to shop in Manotick? What are some worthy causes that you will be donating to?

Use #findthewrightgift and show us!

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