Local Businesses to Support on Black Friday!

Skwalwen

Before heading over to the big box stores to shop Black Friday deals, check out these smaller local brands. These companies produce cool and unique products, and they would surely appreciate your business!

Sisters Sage 

Amazing bath and body products made with traditional indigenous ingredients.

Scarlett J Designs

Non-medical masks with Indigenous inspired prints. 

Dorothy Grant Studio

Internationally renowned fashion designer and traditional Haida artist Dorothy Grant merges Haida art and fashion in her unique pieces.

 

Ay Lelum – The Good House of Design

Sisters Aunalee and Sophia have taken the teachings of being raised in an art studio and launched the now acclaimed fashion brand.

Satya Organic Skin Care

Plant based, fragrance and steroid free natural skincare.

Sḵwálwen Botanicals 

Honouring traditional Skwxwú7mesh (Squamish) plant knowledge, this business creates small batch botanical skin care products.

Shoprong

The East Van shop consists of many disciplines of art, including metalwork, graffiti, textile art, green thumbery, jewelry making, and leatherwork.

Kasandy

Boutique and online shop specializing in handmade, fair trade products & gifts made by artisans primarily from East Africa.

De Almeida Illustrations 

Locally made artwork and prints from Nadine De Almeida. Check out the Black Friday sale offering 20% off.

Knot Theory

Stylish and practical silicone rings meant to be worn to protect your more expensive rings.

Pretty Warm Designs 

Pretty Warm Designs offers a wide variety including ring markers with charms, wire pendant beaded stitch markers and locking stitch holders useful to both knitters and crocheters.

Seeding Square

Colour coded seeding spacer optimizing and organizing garden space!

You + Me Candles

Small batch, hand-poured aromatic candles crafted by hand in Vancouver.

The Bad Academy

Edgy clothing brand that gives back to the community by hosting workshops by women for women.

Mitani Designs

Modern textiles and hand embroidery. Currently featuring chic Christmas stockings.  

The Well-Known Brands:

Herschel Supply Co.

Backpacks and other gear you know and love!

Vessi

Never have wet socks again! Waterproof shoes, needed for Rain-couver!

Duer

Comfortable and stylish day-to-day clothes. Offering up to 50% off for Black Friday.

Native Shoes

Locally founded shoe company with options for kids and adults. Offering up to 50% off on their website.

Vancity Original

Vancouver’s premiere all-city men’s and women’s streetwear brand.

 Brunette The Label

Stylish women’s fashion brand striving to create a community of #BabessupportingBabes.

It’s the most popular shopping day of the year, but as you shop on Black Friday, don’t forget about local businesses! They help make our community vibrant and create amazing and unique products. Please consider buying local if you can! For more local retail options, click here