We are firm believers that local makers are what make our community unique and vibrant. The Shop Local Marketplace has been stocked by local artisans with handmade goods you won’t find in big box stores. We have so many amazing finds in our shop that have been carefully selected to suit your family’s needs. From teething accessories to kids’ clothing to toys, home decor, gift cards and more. Find gifts for every occasion at our Shop Local Marketplace.
Our current marketplace vendors are:
Cove is our go-to source for super stylish baby accessories that are both gender neutral and made with quality materials. We stock Cove’s car seat canopies, fleece blankets, and teethers. All products are made in Canada.
Grace & Parker
We love Grace & Parker’s modern and stylish teething acessories and rattles. Made from safe, food grade, eco-friendly materials, these children’s teething accessories come in fun shapes, perfect for little hands, allowing kids to explore their senses while easing teething pain and discomfort.
Serious cuteness overload over here thanks to Heathers Handknitz. These colourful quality hand-knit plushies make a perfect baby shower, birthday, or holiday gift for your little one. Come check out the variety of animals in stock. Every animal is handmade by Heather right here in Burlington, Ontario.
Hidden Gems by Raquel
Handmade by a Milton mama of two, these beautiful bracelets hold hidden meaning. Each stone is selected for its healing properties. Check out Raquel’s stone meaning chart to find the one best suited for your needs. Some stones even allow you to drop a few drops of your favourite essential oils to make your jewelry diffuser. Raquel even makes matching mom and child bracelets!
Jenny’s Jars make baking so easy, even kids can do it! All the ingredients you need to make your favourite cookies, muffins and granola are packed in one convenient jar. Just add your wet ingredients, mix and bake!
Looking for the perfect rainy day activity? Created by a Milton mama, these Kindermini kits from Kindercrates are little bags full of fun for kids ages 3+. Hands-on STEM-based activities make learning about science fun. Activity kits are seasonal and change each month.
Little Bow Peeps
Accessorize your little prince and princess with these adorable suspenders, hair bows and hair clips from Little Bow Peeps Boutique. Perfect for those adorable photo shoots and special occasions. And the best part about these accessories? They are made of a stretch material that means they’ll still fit your toddler when she/he is 7 years old, so you can get multiple uses out of them! #momwin, right?
Little Fox Sews Lots
We just love the eco friendly products made by Little Fox Sews Lots. Reusable snack bags and sandwich bags are made with washable, BPA-free, food grade liner, creating the perfect little snack packs. She also makes adorable kids’ aprons, pencil cases and over the shoulder bags that are also available in our marketplace in the cutest kid prints.
Liz and Lottie
Made with natural ingredients to aid breast-feeding moms in enhancing and maintaining their milk flow, these cookies are so delish, you’ll want to devour them even if you aren’t trying to boost your milk supply!
Lovely Lady Krafts
This lovely Burlington lady and mom of 3 uses nails and string to create stunning 3-D artwork for your home. Plus she has some fun DIY string art kits to keep the kiddos entertained on weekends and vacays.
This local company sources the best natural ingredients to make skin care products that not only smell delish but are good for you.
Sweet Paper Studios
There’s no better way to celebrate a special occasion than with a beautiful gift card. We love these beautiful hand-crafted cards made in Hamilton, Ontario by Sweet Paper Studios. They just radiate love! You’ll find something for every occasion on our marketplace shelf!
Sweet Pea Clothing Company
Keep your babe super cozy in these adorable rompers by Sweet Pea Clothing. Shorts coming soon for the summer! Handcrafted by a local mama of 2, these rompers and matching booties are made with soft absorbent materials to keep your babe dry and comfortable. This mama designs all of her patterns, so your baby will be wearing something truly original and made with LOVE!
Sweet Villa Creations
Just go ahead and try to walk past this shelf without getting a wift of a heart-warming scent. These gorgeous handcrafted soy wax candles make a great gift item, or something special just for you.
Say it with … your feet! We love these super cozy socks perfect for lounging at the house or cottage. Put your feet up and make a statement!
Two Bears Co.
Being little is all about havingn fun! These quilted play mats are made with premium 100% cotton and can be used at home or taken with your babe to the park; making sure the youngest members of your family are able to play and relax safely.
The Urban Sign & Design Co.
Add some laughter and warmth to your home with these custom wood signs from Urban Sign & Design Co. Check back in as new signs arrive and be sure to watch our calendar for sign making workshops as well!