NKPR’S 2016 Last minute Holiday Gift Guide

December 16, 2016, 10:29 pm

We’ve all been there… A few days before the holidays and you still don’t have gifts for your loved ones. This can be stressful and overwhelming but don’t fret! We’re here to make things a little easier for you. From outdoor apparel to beauty products, we’ve rounded up some of our top picks for those last minute shoppers!


12 Days of Wellness Advent Calendar— $89.95

Your true love can stop the search for the perfect present! Count down to wellness with the curated kit of Saje essentials with truly something for everybody!


The Head Duo—$19.95

The perfect give for soothing away stress into the New Year (or after a fun NYE). Saje’s signature Peppermint Halo headache remedy is coupled with a soothing head massager for an ultra-relaxing experience.



The Perfect Shave Kit—$76.00

While Santa may pull off ‘A beard so snowy white’ Anthony’s Perfect Shave Kit is the ideal gift for the man in your life with 4 steps for a clean shave free of bumps, burns and irritation.

Includes: Glycolic Facial Cleanser, Pre-Shave Oil, Shave Cream, After Shave Balm


Thompson Toronto

Say goodbye to 2016 and countdown to the New Year overlooking panoramic city views at the Rooftop Lounge with signature cocktails from Grey Goose Vodka. Tickets are $80/guest and room packages are also available a with two ticket purchase. There will be party favours, Rooftop and Lobby Bar access, passed canapés between 9PM – 11PM and a midnight champagne toast! One can reserve a table with NYE packages at rooftopto@thompsonhotels.com / 416.601.3554 



The Gold Collection – For someone who’s been really, really nice this year. This sparkling gift set is complete with a Gold Perfect Spoon, Gold Dip Nordic Mug and a tin of Glitter & Gold Tea. $60 each.

Available at DAVIDsTEA stores across canada and online at davidstea.com



MEC Get Down Bootie – Lightweight, insulated booties perfect for stuffing in the bottom of your pack to reward hard-working feet. 

Price: $79 CAD 

Availability: MEC stores and MEC.ca

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MEC Enthuse Gym Tote – Unisex – Water resistant, durable, ventilated and fitted with shoe pockets and side straps for toting a yoga mat too! 

Price: $95 CAD

Availability:  MEC.com and MEC stores



Square One Shopping Centre 

Even that hard to shop for person will love a gift card to shop Square One – the new South Expansion features aspirational retailers Holt Renfrew, Harry Rosen, Salvatore Ferragamo, Marc Cain, Wolford, kate spade new york and many more. Plus the shopping centre recently welcomed the first Simons in Ontario!



Canada’s first on-demand beauty service gives each Torontonian celeb-style access to their own personal beauty team. With just a few taps professional hair and makeup artists can be arranged to the home office, hotel, etc. to provide anything from a blow-out to full glam NYE look. The beautiful gift cards available from beGlammed make lovely last–minute experiential gifts that pamper!


Scotch & Soda

Knitwear for him – The Amsterdam-based brand has some great cozy knits and collection of toques — The perfect gift for the fashionable guy. 

Touque, $65, Available online and in Scotch & Soda stores.
Sweater, $229, Available online and in Scotch & Soda stores.


Leather accessories for him — Scotch & Soda has some sleek leather accessories this season that are a great fit for the man who is always on-the-go or simply needs a new wallet. 

Leather Card Holder, $49, Available online and in Scotch & Soda stores.
Leather Bi-fold Wallet, $129, Available online and in Scotch & Soda stores.
Leather iPhone Case, $49, Available online and in Scotch & Soda stores.
Leather Toiletry Bag, $129, Available online and in Scotch & Soda stores.

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Winter accessories for her — Scotch & Soda’s FW16 collection is full of fun printed accessories, perfect for adding a little something different to your winter wardrobe. 

Star-Printed Scarf, $95, Available online and in Scotch & Soda stores.
Leopard Print Gloves, $115, Available online and in Scotch & Soda stores.
Star-Printed Wallet, $259, Available online and in Scotch & Soda stores.
Leopard Print Scarf, $115, Available online and in Scotch & Soda stores.

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Last-minute glamour for her — We love these sparkly gifts by Scotch & Soda, just in time for all your holiday and New Year’s parties. 

Gold Tuxedo Blazer, $259, Available online and in Scotch & Soda stores.
Sequinned Clutch, $299, Available online and in Scotch & Soda stores.



Holiday dressing with Esprit – Esprit has some great gifts this season, perfect for the fashion-lover who doesn’t want to sacrifice style for warmth and likes to get dolled up for the holidays.

Statement Yellow Jacket, $229, Available at Esprit locations across Canada.
Brown Shearling Jacket $169.95, Available at Esprit locations across Canada.
Tule Skirt, $99, Available at Esprit locations across Canada.
Suede Dress: $119.95. Available at Esprit locations across Canada. 

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What are some of your go-to last minute gifts? Tweet us @natashankpr and let us know!