Designer Files: a gift guide for the design freak

Raw Crystals (prices vary) 

Add a little sparkle – and positive energy – to your gift list this year. Perfect as a hostess gift, a pretty  piece for your gal pals, or a little something special for yourself, enjoy the beauty and healing properties of natural rose quartz, amethyst, or geodes. Available at The Crystal Ark Cottage, 1496 Cartwright.


Ring of Fire wall décor set  ($239) 

The perfect gift for the decor-ista in your life, this three-piece wall hanging adds an unexpected touch of glam to any space; with a metallic finish, this set is right on trend for the season – luxe detailing and sophisticated lines make the Ring of Fire that chic statement piece gift. Available at Moe’s Home Furnishings, 1728 Glen Drive.

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Sena Acacia Servers, set of 2 ($19) 

Forgo the standard flowers and wine and up the ante at your next holiday affair with a hostess gift that boasts both flair and function. These mod utensils in a solid acacia wood with colour blocked white stems ensure your “thanks” will be remembered – and put to good use – long after the night is over. Available at Moe’s Home Furnishings, 1728 Glen.

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