2013 One of a Kind Christmas Show

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More than 800 artisans from across Canada are showcasing their wares and some very fine fare for the annual One of a Kind Christmas Show at the Direct Energy Centre, Exhibition Place, Toronto from Nov. 28 to Dec. 8. Handcrafted but far from crafty, here’s a sneak peak at just some of the goods and goodies. And don’t miss Zoomer Day on Dec. 3 with a special Festive Best presentation by contributing editor Charmaine Gooden.

Put ’em in water with some whimsy with this squirrel motif white ceramic vase by Alexx Boisjoli of rcboisjoli ($40).


Take the TTC every wear with Anu Raina’s Subway silk scarf ($150).

Not just for bottles … porcelain message cups by April Gates of Blackbird Pottery ($36 each).

Distinctive dolls. Meet Ginger Gerry, Curly Connie and Copper Chloe by Cayla and Rayelle Hache of The Mefits by Usus ($20 each).

For the love of suds, try Beer brittle by Christy and Bernard Mueller of Christy’s Gourmet Gifts ($10).

Find it all, from head to toe. Polka Dot shoes by Denis Lapointe and Catherine Gineste of A.T.A.C. Funky Footwear ($239).

Make sure to button up. Notebooks by Evann Frisque ($32-$40).

Stuff these stockings by Laura Benini and Michelle Jack of Sew Hip It’s Chic ($45-$48).

Going green never looked so good with recycled resin cuffs by Lisa Pointon-Reico and Sean Reico of dconstruct Jewelry ($30-$35).

Clear the air with anything-but-boring beeswax candles by Randy Loewen of Circa Candles ($8-$45).

Vintage reins, even in the playroom. Retro wooden toy kitchen set by Mike Collier of KID-CHEN CO. ($1,100).