The holiday season may look different this year, but one thing is certain: we have taken all the necessary measures to offer you the safest environment for your Christmas gift shopping. But that's not all! To make your holiday shopping experience even easier, we've put together some of the best gift suggestions you can find at the Rockland Centre.
Finding the perfect gift for your spouse can sometimes represent a major challenge. Of course, you can find something that will meet their passions and interests. Is your lover a winter sports enthusiast? You'll find something to please them at Sports Experts & Atmosphere. Do they prefer working behind the stove? You'll find great finds in Linen Chest’s kitchen section. Just in time for the holidays, The Bay and Sephora offer an incredible selection of beauty gift sets. A new fragrance would surely charm your significant other. If you’d rather surprise her with a special gift, consider beautiful jewellery pieces. The Swarovski and Pandora boutiques as well as Bijouterie Genève are full of treasures. Will you dare to propose on New Year's Eve?
Smartwool merino men’s base layer, $149.99 at Sports Experts
The North Face ThermoBall Traction Mule V men’s slippers, $69.99 at Sports Experts
Yves Saint Laurent Libre eau de parfum gift set, $96 at Sephora
Créoles Coeurs et pavé earrings, $100 at Pandora
She spoils you all year round… think of returning the favour by putting something impressive under the tree for her. Your mission – offer her some comfort this season. Why not choose a beautiful scarf in hues to match her jackets? Your mom will surely wear this accessory proudly knowing that you’ve chosen it especially for her. You can also look for the perfect gift by shopping at Banana Republic, Zara or H&M. Or how about this – a cozy bathrobe and a great book to enjoy under the duvet. Stop at La Vie en Rose and Renaud-Bray to create the perfect combo. Maybe your mother loves makeup and great-smelling bath products? You’ll find great sets at Fruits & Passion, L’Occitane and Yves Rocher for a night of pampering.
Oversized colour-block fuzzy scarf, $79.50 at Banana Republic
Plush grey bathrobe, $69.95 at La Vie en Rose
Em from Kim Thuy, $24.95 at Renaud-Bray
Almond gift set, $89 at L’Occitane
For every time he helped you with chores around the house or to move, your dad’s dedication deserves to be recognized. Thank him by finding a gift that fits his style. Is your dad a gin lover? Nothing could be easier! Stop at the SAQ and buy him a bottle of Quebec gin to complete his collection. If your dad is a technology enthusiast, go to The Source to find the latest gadgets. He's always the first to go outside to clear the snow from the driveway? A new pair of gloves should make him happy. You'll find great accessories to keep him warm at Sports Experts & Atmosphere and The Bay.
St. Laurent Gin Vieux, $58,75 at the SAQ
Google Nest Audio smart speaker, $130.24 at The Source
Auclair men’s leather gloves, $69.99 at Sports Experts
Chances are, the kids have already made their list for Santa and can't wait to see the presents under the tree! If you want to choose games and toys that will make them bounce with joy on Christmas morning, go to the Griffon shop. Part of your Christmas traditions is giving them a new pair of pyjamas every year? No doubt you'll find cute outfits at Clement, Miss Dainty's and The Bay. And don't forget to give them a book! Your toddlers will be delighted to be told a new story before they go to bed.
Geo-block box set, $49.99 at Griffon
12-24 month tree pyjamas, $35,99 at Clement
La Grève des câlins by Simon Boulerice, $12.95 at Renaud-Bray
Dazzle your teenagers with fashionable gifts. Between homeschooling, confinement and going back to class, the last few months haven’t been easy. Aldo, American Eagle Outfitters, Little Burgundy and H&M boutiques offer a wide range of trendy accessories such as jewellery, scarves, caps and pretty slippers. Your teen has been casually mentioning AirPods for weeks? You can buy them at The Source. For your niece or your best friend's daughter, stop by Sephora or MAC and stock up on beauty and makeup products. These gifts should put a smile on their faces!
Birkenstock women’s Arizona slippers, $190 at Little Burgundy
Apple® AirPods avwith charging case, $220.24 at The Source
Surefire Hit set of 12 mini lipsticks, $92 at M·A·C
2020 has been particularly difficult for all family members, but even more so for seniors who, in some cases, have seriously suffered from isolation. Ask your little ones to choose something special for their grandparents to spoil them a little. A box of Laura Secord chocolates, a wool blanket from The Bay, or a new album from Renaud-Bray should warm their hearts.
GlucksteinHome lambswool throw, $149.99 at The Bay
You don't have a lot of time for your Christmas shopping and you don't know what to give to some of your loved ones? Choose the Cominar gift card and let them choose what they really want. You don't have to go anywhere, you can buy it from the comfort of your own home!