19 Dec 2019

Time 4 minutes

Christmas gift ideas for any price range

Christmas gift ideas for any price range

If you’ve got an uncle, a niece, or perhaps just a friend that you need to find a gift for, search through this catalog of eclectic and charming gifts for everyone on your list, no matter your price range!

Bagnoles et Bobinette – Childhood Wonders

If you’re looking to spend some quality time with your children and get them looking away from the screens for a while, Bagnoles et Bobinette suggests its finger puppet theater! Ideal for encouraging children to exercise their imagination, this magnificent wooden theater with four different scenes will doubtlessly be the best place to bring your child’s stories to life during their winter vacation!

Off the Hook - urban chic and connected

Did you pick a teen for your gift exchange? Or maybe you’re looking for the perfect present for a friend with a real sense of style? No problem, the OTH shop on rue Saint-Vincent has an entire selection of “streetwear” brands that will definitely make for a well-appreciated present! Depending on the budget you have in mind, from socks to jackets, whatever you pick up from this shop will surely make someone happy. Our favorite find from this shop was the “Vieux-Montréal” T-shirt, indispensable for all the #gensduvieux among us!

Naïf – delicate and feminine

The boutique Naïf is like a treasure chest, offering little items that get cuter the more you search! Clothing, jewellery, artwork, and above all, don’t miss their pretty “face” pottery that will please fashionistas, artisanal style fans, plant ladies, artists, hipsters… in short, pretty much everyone! This artsy-adorable look is sure to be a big success!

ImpresArt – top-of-the-line artisanal works

Wrap up the ones you love in a little bit of multi-coloured, multi-appealing sweetness. Our gift idea: the practical and versatile alpaca scarf. And luckily, ImpresArt has a whole collection! Intense blue, Christmas red, vibrant fuchsia, or deep black… Believe us: the hardest part is only buying one!

Camtec Photo - expertise and style

For your photography and gadget-loving friends, check out what Camtec Photo has to offer! The Billingham Hadley digital bag is a real gem in and of itself! Finally, a bag for your camera and accessories that doesn’t detract from your carefully crafted style (be it more urban or more country), and will ensure that your camera is well protected! This back is slick all the way to the very end of its strap!

Lambert – a vegan and unisex gift

One of the strong points of Lambert is its ability to marry style and practicality! Over the past few years, this leatherwork brand has established itself, and their vegan leather bags and accessories have become invaluable to rushed moms and busy dads! Our favorite – the Charles backpack. Its unisex look unanimously cements its design as timeless and classic.

Salmo Nature – outdoorsy and clever design

Hunting for the perfect gift for a retired dad or an uncle who likes to fish? You’ll definitely find what you’re looking for at Salmo Nature, a boutique specialized in fly fishing, and an Old Montreal staple for 25 years! The selection of clothing, fly rods, travel bags, reels, and fishing boots is amazing. This place has everything one could need and the helpful staff will be able to help you find THE perfect gift for that outdoorsy person in your life!

L’Affichiste - retro and unique

For a simple gift that will bring joy without being too cumbersome, you might think about a vintage poster from L’Affichiste! Ideal for injecting some personality to a space, or adding a touch of nostalgia into a very modern décor, all retro fans will adore these beautifully coloured gallery posters. And as a plus, Gens du Vieux will receive a 15% discount on anything in the entire store!

Boutique Bonjour Montréal – small treasures and little interests

Need some inspiration for your holiday shopping? Bonjour Montréal is a gift shop offering several Quebec-based items and great accessories that can help you spoil a friend, a sister, or a mother who has really earned it during these end-of-year holidays. From mugs and posters to candles or jewellery, this beautiful store is packed with potential gift ideas of all kinds!

F1 Boutique Fanabox - sports and more

The family shop F1 Boutique Fanabox is, without a doubt, a veritable treasure mine for sports and Formula 1 fans of all kinds! From a Wayne Gretzky jersey, to a Raptors helmet – and not to mention the miniature Ferrari models – there are so many perfect gifts here that are impossible to pass up!

Impact Galerie - art and objects

Situated on rue Saint-Paul Ouest, Impact Galerie is a store that carries jewellery and accessories imagined up by local and international talent, a wide range of furniture, paintings, prints, and ceramics, and a superb collection of handmade spa products and accessories. For the holidays, Impact Gallery is also offering new spinning rings, inspired by Tibetan prayer rings which help to ease anxiety. The perfect gift for anyone to help along their meditation practices!