The holidays are a wonderful reason to refresh your home with some festive decor. And this year, more Canadians are interested in spending those dollars locally — Retail Insider reports that 81 per cent of Canadians plan to support small businesses with their holiday spending. So, to help add some winter sparkle to your home, we’ve rounded up 13 made-in-Canada holiday decorations to celebrate Christmas, Hanukkah and Kwanzaa.
A lovely way to celebrate the Jewish holiday season is with this illustrated menorah canvas print that’s handmade in Calgary.
Watercolor Menorah Canvas Wall Art, Etsy, From $51.
Kwanzaa in Miniature
The Pan-African celebration of Kwanzaa takes place from December 26 to January 1, and is a time to gather, give gifts and share memories over a holiday feast. For those who celebrate, why not add a touch of glitter to your celebrations with this sparkling miniature that features the traditional African symbols seen at Kwanzaa.
Kwanzaa Glitter House, Etsy, $63.
We love that you can customize the scent and colour of these handmade holiday tree candles. They’re handmade in Toronto using soy wax (yay, vegan-friendly!).
Elegant Christmas Tree Candle, Etsy, $18.
An Artful Dreidel
This decorative Hanukkah toy is so beautiful, it surely will become a family heirloom. It’s made of olive wood and hand painted in Canada before being carefully covered in three layers of varnish for durability.
Painted Hanukkah Dreidel, Etsy, $84.
Not only are these 3D red and green Christmas tree ornaments pretty to look at, they also come filled with assorted milk, white and dark chocolates which are handcrafted in Montreal. Christmas Day is about to get a little bit sweeter.
Galerie au Chocolat Holiday Tree and Star Ornaments, Well.ca, $8.
Candy Cane Countdown
Make counting down the days to Christmas that much more sweet with this custom engraved wood advent calendar that’s handmade in Canada. Just add candy canes!
Christmas Countdown Candy Cane Holder, Etsy, From $60.
This handmade macrame angel has a boho feel that’s also perfectly matched with minimalist designs. Hang it on a tree, door or wherever you please.
Macrame Angel, Etsy, $15.
The Cutest Custom Ornament
Personalize your holiday tree that much more with this ornament that celebrates every member of the family by bringing them together as the marshmallows in this mug of hot cocoa. We can’t think of anything sweeter for a tree.
Wooden Custom Family Ornament, Etsy, $30.
We’re obsessed with how elegant this tabletop holiday tree is. Handmade in Canada with pampa grass, this soft ornamental tree comes in a number of custom shades to suit your home’s holiday style.
Table Top Pampa Tree Christmas, Etsy, $380.