Christmas gifts for men from local artisans 2021

Are you looking for the perfect gift for your dad, brother, boyfriend, husband, or any other guy in your life?

We know that the men in your life can be hard to shop for, but Glow is here to make it a little easier.  

We’ve narrowed down some of our favourite artisans to help check those guy gifts off your list. The best part is that you can visit them all in the same place at our Merry Makers Market which features over 60 local artisans.

Check out our suggestions for the hard to buy for man in your life.

Unique Gifts:

Stay warm with handmade toques, scarves, and headbands from Monkey Business.

Visit Eyemazy Iris Photo Lab as their unique technology captures the beauty of your iris and turns it into a one of a kind, amazing piece of art – ready to take with you in just a few minutes!

Shop for various hoodies, t-shirts, dog bandanas, leashes, and collars from Big Toy Shop. Or perhaps one of the many custom made wood creations by Woodnt it be nice if.

For the man who loves to cook, check out Cheryl’s Cozy Kitchen for a variety of kitchen supplies to make your kitchen experience the best it can be. Reusable microwave heat/cold packs from Green Stitches make a great gift and these stay warm for 30-40 minutes at a time. These could also be used as a cold compresses.


For the gentleman with a love of libations we recommend one of the following local artisans:

A perfect gift for any gin lover.Lone Pine Distilling gives you a unique local take on craft distilling, featuring one-of-a-kind recipes alongside traditional flavours. 

Hello Wolf Vodka Sodas believes people get more enjoyment from an experience that was designed especially for them. One that fits their lifestyle, that “gets them”, and just feels better. Hello Wolf Vodka Sodas are made with you in mind.

SYC Brewing has made every single beer on the same belief: that a beer should be more than just a combination of ingredients. Above all, a beer should be absolutely tasteful, familiar, and magical to drink.  

For something unique visit The Crabbie Goat and sample some of the finest moonshine!

From rich fortified dessert wines to subtle dry table wines, Field Stone Fruit Wines are a refreshingly flavourful alternative to accompany your favourite foods. 

For the coffee lover on your list be sure to visit Aspen Coffee Roasters and Roots of Colombia.

Food Cravings:

For any red-blooded Albertan man, beef jerky is a guaranteed score. Visit  Jerky Jerky for the finest jerky products with 100% Alberta beef. 

After dinner, enjoy fresh baking by Happy Bear Baking. They aim to bring the joy of fresh baking to everyone with a variety of ‘just add water’ baking kits each made by hand in Edmonton Alberta.

For more information about our Merry Makers Market visit

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