UpMarket: The Love Edit, open at The Oval until February 16, is your one-stop shop for seasonal treats and stylish gifts for your loved ones—including your best friends. After all, this month is not just about romantic love; Galentine’s Day on February 13 is the perfect occasion to celebrate all the amazing women and friendships in your life. Plus, while you’re there selecting something sweet for your besties, you can always pick up a little midwinter treat for yourself, too!
Fashion meets function with this stunning vegan-leather crossbody belt bag by Toronto-based label ai. For a personalized touch, you can also get it custom-monogramed at The Love Edit for an extra fee.
ai Cross X Belt bag, from $120
Who wouldn’t love to receive a little something that’s timelessly chic? This 14-karat-gold-filled bracelet is handmade in Toronto using sustainable, organic pearls. Plus, each purchase supports girls’ education through Camfed.
Clara Lifestyle River pearl bracelet, $115
Great pyjamas are an essential part of any woman’s wardrobe. This luxurious nightshirt is made from 100% cotton and features mother-of-pearl buttons and silky piping.
KIP Birds of a Feather Nightshirt, $149
Gourmet chocolate is always a good idea, especially when it’s handcrafted locally in small batches by a pastry chef as talented as Karalee LaRochelle.
LaRochelle Confections Joie de Vivre! chocolate bar, $12 each
These simple potted plants are a low maintenance way to add a pretty, natural touch to any space. Better still, you can choose among a number of fun painted messages and plant types!
Bolt & Rally Budds For Life plant, $24
For the friend who’s gaga for green beauty, this organic face oil by ROSÉ Toronto features a fragrant blend of rosehip, pomegranate and jojoba oils.
ROSÉ Toronto Organic Face Oil, from $32
Toronto’s newest must-have fine-jewelry label might just be Gemmie, and we’re definitely coveting the brand’s bold little 10-karat hoop earrings.
Gemmie Chubbie Hoops, from $240