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Holiday Guide: Part 1 – Shops

December has arrived and the holiday countdown has officially begun. Luckily, West Broadway can be the one stop for all your shopping needs – with over 300 merchants there is sure to be something for everyone on your list! To get you started, we have rounded up some ideas from our neighbourhood retailers – stay tuned for more inspiration from our local services and eateries. Now, ready, set…. shop!



From games and books, to toys and clothes, West Broadway has everything that Santa’s workshop could dream up! What better place to start than the Toybox? After all, it’s designed after a toy factory and bursting with playful choices that will let your little ones’ imaginations run wild. Just down the street, Kidsbooks is stocked with crafts, toys and of course books, that will keep them busy for hours. You can even find Kitsilano’s own author and illustrator Kari Rust’s Tricky on the shelves. But, you can’t have the holidays with out a little sparkle – and frills, and bows! Good thing Aunt Em’s, Babes on Fourth, Lola’s Kids Clothes and Sparkle & Junebug are nearby to keep them dressed to impress.


Home Decor


Pick up one of a kind items to help make their house a home. Find luxurious linens, bath accessories and candles at Rothman & Co., or pick up some funky, bright, hand-made bedding at Bed. Choose some contemporary art or decor including dishes, pillows and throws from Stock Home Design or hunt down some eclectic and vintage goods from the constantly rotating collection of furniture, posters and mementos at Stepback. Discover the full list of gifts, furniture and home decor shops.




Wrap up looks they’ll love. Spoil her with trendy jewellery, accessories and clothes from one of our many ladies wear boutiques. From coveted designer finds at Turnabout and Immersion, to unique local and international brands at Branches & Knots and Plenty, there are styles to fit every fashionista. You can also suit him up in classic pieces from West Broadway staple, Finn’s on Broadway and cap it off his look with a lid from I Love Hats. View our full list of fashion retailers.



Holiday Accents


Bring a bit of nature indoors and deck your halls with greenery and cheer! Whether you’re looking for a Christmas tree, wreath, centrepiece, or the little touches that will complete your holiday decor, or the perfect hostess gift, there are a variety of options to find just what you need. Explore our floral and garden stores.


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