I Love You, Mom!

There’s less than a week left to show your mom how much you care! We’ve got a large selection of gift ideas for her in store at M&L. You can find everything from candles and bath salts to clothing and shoes. Whether she wants to dress to impress or treat herself to some R&R, we’ve got you covered. Here a few gift ideas that we think would be sure to please her this Mother’s Day. But there’s so much more in the shop, so stop by and take a look. xx

 

Vibrant colours to go with the day. Sunshine yellow cotton top from Atelier Delphine, a painterly silk tank from Elk the Label, some sweet local jam and a Frankie mag for the creative mum.

Vibrant colours to go with the day. Sunshine yellow cotton top from Atelier Delphine, a painterly silk tank from Elk the Label, some sweet local jam and a Frankie mag for the creative mom.

 

An every tote bag from Herschel to carry life's essentials, an assortment of craft chocolate, and some good reads!

An every tote bag from Herschel to carry life’s essentials, an assortment of craft chocolate, and some good reads!

 

Classic nautically-inspired pullover from Harris Wilson, an addictive Sidney Hale candle and locally made bath salt from Kismet Essentials.

Classic nautically-inspired pullover from Harris Wilson, an addictive Sidney Hale candle and locally made bath salts from Kismet Essentials.

 

 

Pendleton saddle blanket, Corkcicle canteen, large enamel locket, and an addictive Sydney Hale candle.

Pendleton saddle blanket, Corkcicle canteen, large enamel locket, and a Sydney Hale candle in on of our best selling scents.

 

Linen top from Black Crane,  locally bath salts from Kismet, local caramels made by Candid Confectioner, enamel locket from Paris and a very handy tray for anything from jewelry to keys to cosmetics.

Linen top from Black Crane, locally made bath salts, local caramels made by Candid Confectioner, enamel locket from Paris and a very handy tray for anything from jewelry to keys to cosmetics.

 

Radical Women print and cards from Banquet Atelier

Radical Women print and cards from Banquet Atelier.

 

All Things Shiny & New!

Mugs, canteens, and all things shiny and new! Browse through our beautiful selection of various home goods in all their metallic glory. Don’t forget to stop by Much&Little for many more last minute gift ideas.

Exceptionally made canteens in a multitude of fun and metallic finishes. Hot, cold, whatever you'd like to drink! Perfect for carrying your holiday beverage on the go.

Exceptionally made canteens in a multitude of fun and metallic finishes. Hot, cold, whatever you’d like to drink! Perfect for carrying your holiday beverage on the go.

Calling all copper fans! Featured in the photo: copper plated stainless steel flask, United By Blue copper mule mug and shot glass.

Calling all copper fans! Featured in the photo: copper plated stainless steel flask, United By Blue copper mule mug and shot glass.

Roost moon phase shot glasses (set of 4) with attached leather carrier. Pick your favourite; stainless steel or brass. Pour your shots in style!

Roost moon phase shot glasses (set of 4) with attached leather carrier. Pick your favourite; stainless steel or brass. Pour your shots in style! Also featured in the photo: gold wine key/bottle opener and stainless steel jigger.

Carry on cocktail kits in a fun assortment of flavours and finishes. Compact and delicious!

Carry on cocktail kits in a fun assortment of flavours and finishes. Compact and delicious!

Celebrate the holidays and your loved ones in style with these elegant yet edgy photo frames from Roost. Available in a stainless steel or brass finish. Capture those special moments and keep them forever!

Celebrate the holidays and your loved ones in style with these elegant yet edgy photo frames from Roost. Available in a stainless steel or brass finish. Capture those special moments and keep them forever!

 

 

Local Love: Foodstuffs & More!

Who doesn’t love delicious artisanal goodies that are locally made? What about fun yet practical products for enjoying this holiday season and beyond? With Christmas fast approaching, don’t miss out on the chance to grab these unique and beautifully made products now in store at Much & Little. Browse through our eclectic selection of jams, chocolates, sauces, syrups, ceramics, and much more! Crafted with love and sure to be loved this winter as gifts!

BC-based Jonny Hetherington produces premium hot sauces and ketchups using natural ingredients. Can't go wrong with these essential condiments!

BC-based Jonny Hetherington produces premium hot sauces and ketchups using natural ingredients. Can’t go wrong with these essential condiments!

Cocoa lovers won't be able to stay away from these sweet treats!

Cacao lovers won’t be able to stay away from these sweet treats!

Dick Taylor specializes in single origin two ingredient craft chocolate. This is the good stuff!

Dick Taylor specializes in single origin two ingredient craft chocolate. This is the good stuff!

Raaka provides artisanl bean-to-bar chocolate. This Brooklyn-based company sure knows how to put a creative spin on a delicious treat.

Raaka provides artisanal bean-to-bar chocolate. This Brooklyn-based company sure knows how to put a creative spin on a delicious treat.

Omnom offers award winning chocolate from Iceland. Stunning visuals and tantalizing flavours!

Omnom offers award-winning chocolate from Iceland. Stunning visuals and tantalizing flavours!

You can't go wrong with these goodies from Wellington Chocolate Factory. Organic, ethically sourced and traded, and high quality artisanal chocolate based in New Zealand. An assortment of delicious flavours, yum!

You can’t go wrong with these goodies from Wellington Chocolate Factory. Organic, ethically sourced and traded, and high quality artisanal chocolate based in New Zealand. An assortment of delicious flavours, yum!

Find joy this holiday season with these beautifully handcrafted pottery pieces by BC-based designer Kalika Bowlby. Simple yet timeless aesthetic.

Find joy this holiday season with these beautifully handcrafted pottery pieces by BC-based designer Kalika Bowlby. A simple yet timeless aesthetic.

Coastal Craftwork is another local gem. Hand constructed rope storage baskets and much more! Functionality, simplicity, and a great attention to detail.

Coastal Craftwork is another local gem. Hand constructed rope storage baskets and much more! Functionality, simplicity, and great attention to detail.

Harvested from the mountains of the Pacific Northwest, taste some west coast nature in this selection of teas from Juniper Ridge.

Harvested from the mountains of the Pacific Northwest, taste some west coast nature in this selection of teas from Juniper Ridge.

Cahoots! Try this selection of all natural simple syrup mixes for cocktails. Available in multiple collaborative flavours!

Cahoots! Try this selection of all natural simple syrup mixes for cocktails. Available in multiple flavours!

Dillon's offers handcrafted small batch bitters in a variety of flavours. Perfect stocking stuffers!

Dillon’s offers handcrafted small batch bitters in a variety of flavours. Perfect stocking stuffers!

Gourmet sea salt sourced from Vancouver Island. Award-winning flavours, a kitchen staple!

Gourmet sea salt sourced from Vancouver Island. Award-winning tastes and a kitchen staple!

Make room for East Van Jam. More love, less sugar! Inspired by the uniqueness of East Van, share the love with this local selection of spreads. Also featured in the photo: Vancouver-based Livia Sweets caramelized sweet onion jam.

Make room for East Van Jam. More love, less sugar! Inspired by the uniqueness of East Van, share the love with this local selection of spreads. Also featured in the photo: Vancouver-based Livia Sweets caramelized sweet onion jam.

You can count on the Candid Confectioner and Batch to deliver deliciously sweet goodies time after time! Also featured in the photo: felted scenic stockings to carry all your gifts in style!

You can count on the Candid Confectioner and Batch to deliver deliciously sweet goodies time after time! Also featured in the photo: felted scenic stockings to display all your gifts in style!

High quality handcrafted honey infusions by Mellifera Bees are the perfect gift! A great way to sweeten up your life!

Finally, some high quality handcrafted honey infusions by Mellifera Bees. A great way to sweeten up your life and of course the perfect gift!

 

 

 

 

 

 

Celebrating Life: Magazines Galore

Lula, flow, Frankie, CEREAL, the gentlewoman, and more! Visit M&L for our diversified selection of magazines celebrating women, travel, style, and life in general. Find inspiration with interesting visuals and captivating stories. Gift your loved ones a great read for the holidays. They won’t wanna put these down!

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"The best things happen when you dare to follow your heart." Flow is a Dutch-based magazine focusing on ingenuity and creative ideas for living. The choices we make, the lives we lead, and finding beauty in imperfection. Check them out at: https://www.flowmagazine.com/

“The best things happen when you dare to follow your heart.”
Flow is a Dutch-based magazine focusing on ingenuity and creative ideas for living. The choices we make, the lives we lead, and finding beauty in imperfection. Check them out at: https://www.flowmagazine.com/

 

Lula is a London-based magazine that's whimsical and contains lots of fashion inspiration! The quirky nature of this one is sure to provide an interesting read.  http://www.lulamag.com/

Lula is a London-based magazine that’s whimsical and contains lots of fashion inspiration! The quirky nature of this one is sure to provide an interesting read. http://www.lulamag.com/

 

Cereal celebrates travel and style. It features a bi-annual publication of stories, guides, and special exclusives. Based in the UK, find them at: https://readcereal.com/

CEREAL celebrates travel and style. It features a biannual publication of stories, guides, and special exclusives. Based in the UK, find them at: https://readcereal.com/     Also in the photo: ceramic stone pipe/one hitter, pliers-shaped bottle opener

 

Talk about inspirational! Highlight the special women in your life through exemplary stories from around the world. 200 Women illustrates life through the female lens, with interviews from the likes of Jane Goodall and Margaret Atwood. In The Company Of Women details powerful makers, artists, and entrepreneurs. Perfect gifts for the wonder women in your life!

Talk about inspirational! Highlight the special women in your life through exemplary stories from around the world. 200 Women illustrates life through the female lens, with interviews from the likes of Jane Goodall and Margaret Atwood. In The Company Of Women details powerful makers, artists, and entrepreneurs. Perfect gifts for the wonder women in your life!

 

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The Gentlewoman is a UK-based biannual magazine that provides a fresh perspective on personal style. Creative journalism and photography define these publications. Explore more at: http://thegentlewoman.co.uk/

The Gentlewoman is a UK-based biannual magazine that provides a fresh perspective on personal style. Creative journalism and photography define these publications. Explore more at: http://thegentlewoman.co.uk/     Also featured: Mosser Glass bathing beauty soap dish

 

Frankie is an Australian fashion magazine that'll definitely bring some colour into your life. Visually interesting and of course a great read! Find out more at: http://www.frankie.com.au/

Frankie is an Australian fashion magazine that’ll definitely bring some colour into your life. Visually interesting and of course a great read! Find out more at: http://www.frankie.com.au/

Fantastic Cookbooks & Where To Find Them

Heads up! We’ve got quite the selection of fabulous cookbooks now in store at M&L. Another perfect gift giving option, these beautiful books are not only great to look at but practical in the kitchen and beyond. Impress your guests this holiday season with creative, delicious, and healthy recipes that are sure to satisfy the palette and bring joy to your gathering or special occasion.

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This is nacho average cookbook! Buenos Nachos! is a colourful collection of traditional and new and exciting Mexican nacho recipes sourced from top chefs and celebrities. Not to mention it’s a great vibrant addition to any coffee table! Also featured: silicone baking mats, mini recipe books, cheese grater, handmade cutting board/bowl/spoon.

 

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A great pairing with our colourful pom pom decorative garland for any themed party.

 

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Bright and fun non-stick baking blankets can be used to make those delicious nachos and much much more!

 

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You really can’t go wrong with a golden cheese grater. Shred that cheese in style!

 

This first of its kind Short Stack Editions cookbook contains 150 recipes that are categorized by ingredient. Pick your favourite ingredient and cook up a storm!

This first of its kind Short Stack Editions cookbook contains 150 recipes that are categorized by ingredient. Pick your favourite ingredient and cook up a storm!

 

There's a plethora of Short Stack Editions ingredient-based mini recipe books in store as well! Apples, peaches, pears, brown sugar, you name it!

There’s a plethora of Short Stack Editions ingredient-based mini recipe books in store as well! Apples, peaches, pears, brown sugar, you name it!

 

The Kinfolk Table provides recipes for simplistic gatherings and the comfort of shared meals.

The Kinfolk Table provides recipes for simplistic gatherings and the comfort of shared meals.

 

At Home With Umami explores the wonders of 'savoury deliciousness', the translation for the Japanese word umami. Interesting flavour combinations to excite your palette and guests!

At Home With Umami explores the wonders of ‘savoury deliciousness’, the translation for the Japanese word umami. Interesting flavour combinations to excite your palette and guests!

 

Balaboosta contains 140 recipes for Middle Eastern home cooking. Add a delicious kick to your next dinner party!

Balaboosta contains 140 recipes for Middle Eastern home cooking. Add a delicious kick to your next dinner party!

 

Perfect the art of hosting with this modern guide to throwing the best dinner party. Perfectly paired with our selection of boxed games to keep the fun going!

Perfect the art of hosting with this modern guide to throwing the best dinner party. Perfectly paired with our selection of boxed games to keep the fun going!

 

Eat & Make highlights hearty breakfast, lunch, and dinner meal options combined with entertaining craft projects.

Eat & Make highlights hearty breakfast, lunch, and dinner meal options combined with entertaining craft projects.

 

Celebrate women and food with Cherry Bombe. We've also got a great selection of cheeky cherry-themed accessories that pair well with this page turner!

Celebrate women and food with Cherry Bombe. We’ve also got a great selection of cheeky cherry-themed accessories that pair well with this page turner!

 

This one's for the movie buff! Forty classic and cult films are portrayed through the recreation of iconic food scenes.

This one’s for the movie buff! Forty classic and cult films are portrayed through the recreation of iconic food scenes.

 

Become a brew master with this guide to coffee making at home. As a gift, our kitty cat espresso mug and reusable glass cup are great add ons.

Become a brew master with this guide to coffee making at home. As gifts, our kitty cat espresso mug and reusable glass cup are great add ons.

 

This visually appealing cookbook focuses on natural ingredients and recipes derived from the  popular Hartwood restaurant in Tulum, Mexico.

This visually appealing cookbook focuses on natural ingredients and recipes derived from the popular Hartwood restaurant in Tulum, Mexico.

 

Forage for wild mushrooms with this pocket guide full of photographs and descriptions. A must have for the mushroom lover!

Forage for wild mushrooms with this pocket guide full of detailed photographs and descriptions. A must have for the mushroom lover!

 

Savor beautifully illustrates the joys of rustic cooking and natural ingredients. Forage away!

Savor beautifully illustrates the joys of rustic cooking and natural ingredients. Forage away!

‘Tis The Season!

Ho ho ho! It’s December 1st and we’ve prepared a number of personalized gift boxes here at Much & Little just for you! These eye catching wooden crates full of assorted goodies are perfect for the holiday gift giving season. Whether you’re inspired by the artisan, man, woman, or lovely human in your life, we’ve got you covered. These thoughtfully chosen creations are sure to go fast!

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Curated Artisanal Gift Box

This beautiful gift box contains products that are characteristic of traditional methods of artisan-based production. Ideal for the kitchen and home!

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Price: $145.00     (Full retail value: $162.00)

 

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Contents:

  1.  Linen Tea Towel
  2.  Copper Cloth Set
  3.  Local Honey
  4.  Ceramic Honey Dipper
  5.  Palo Santo Wood Incense
  6.  Beeswax Candle
  7.  Local Caramelized Onion Jam
  8.  Gold Storage Tin
  9.  Honey Short Stack Recipe Book
  10.  Vancouver Island Fleur de Sel
  11.  Wooden Nail Brush
  12.  Sampling of Local Caramels
  13.  Wooden Crate

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Curated Gift Box for Guys

We’ve done the work for you! Come grab a versatile bundle of products suitable for that hard-to-shop-for man in your life.

Sale price: $110.00     Full retail price: $130.00

Price: $110.00     (Full retail value: $130.00)

 

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Contents:

  1.  Black Toque
  2.  Donut crew socks
  3.  Locally Made Pretzels
  4.  Small Batch Bitters
  5.  Log Cabin Burner + Incense
  6.  Stain Remover Stick
  7.  Locally Made Soap
  8.  Sports Quiz Game
  9.  Wooden Crate

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Curated Gift Box for Gals

She’ll love this gift box, we promise! It’s got everything a woman needs to indulge in some self care this holiday season and be ready to tackle the new year.

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Price: $145.00     (Full retail value: $162.00)

 

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Contents:

  1.  Cozy Wool Camp Socks
  2.  Silver Storage Tin
  3.  Sampling of Local Caramels
  4.  Craft Chocolate Bar
  5.  Local Coffee Body Scrub
  6.  Local Essential Oil Towelettes
  7.  Scented Soy Candle
  8.  Local Lip Balm
  9.  Local Small Batch Soap
  10.  Wooden Crate

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