Holiday Gift Guide | Winter 2019
The holidays are near and the turn of a decade is coming — without further ado comes one of our favourite + most anticipated articles of the year: the third annual Aisle 9 Holiday Gift Guide. This year’s is special — why? Our team has grown [and then some], and each face behind Aisle 9 pulled thoughtful gift ideas straight from their own wishlists. This time of year is all about crossing every person off your list, which we know can be many different types of people: your foodie friend, the girlfriend who’s on a wellness kick, that one who has everything, etc. We did the work of discovery to create a one-stop shop for you + your people.
Because nothing says “homebody” like curling up with a cozy read. We love this one from poet Emmy Marucci. Wrap yourself up in this beautiful book of poems.
Parachute Waffle Robe | $119
For that person at the tip top of your list. This lightweight x softly textured choice mimics resort quality, but you won’t have to sneak this one in your suitcase.
Palo Santo | $12
The new year is peeking through + you deserve a space free of negative energy. Palo Santo smudge sticks help clear the air — simply light the wood for 30 seconds, blow out the flame, and walk around the room while gently waving the woodsmoke.
Happy Socks | $18
Durable, fashionable, and so soft. And that color block is just so tasteful.
Beneficial for hair, skin, nails, joints + ligaments, and tendon health, some of us take collagen on the daily. This cutie starter pack is a perfect way to get your hands on a flavor you like — plus, they’re easily stashable for weekend getaways or rushed mornings to the office.
Golde Tonic Blends | $29
A quick sub for coffee loaded with a power blend of 7 essential superfoods including matcha, turmeric, and coconut. We’ll be snagging this for that new year cleanse, because sometimes our bodies need a little extra love.
Jade Roller | $10
Steadily the talk of the last two years in beauty, but she’s here to stay. We love the jade roller for rolling that puffy morning face away.
Onyx Coffee | $18
A foolproof stocking stuff for anyone. Our favourite is the Framily Blend.
We get it, you’re a latte connoisseur on a house blend budget. This handheld milk frother gives you the lightweight, latte froth you love from the comfort + convenience of your own home.
Porter Bowl | $25
Finally, a durable x reuseable container in a sleek, easy-to-pack bowl. Go ahead, be the girl that brought her own lunch.
Tate’s Cookies | $6
Seriously — these crispy thin cookies are heavily addictive. The best for a last-minute stocking stuffer or late-night snack for Santa.
A friend told us about these and I’ve been hooked ever since — soothing for the undereyes + make a huge difference in my morning puffiness. Pro Tip: stash these in your carry-on for a pick-me-up mid flight.
Hanacure Facial Kit | $29
We’re all about attainable over aspirational — Hanacure gets that and gets us. This one’s our go-to for an at-home facial kit that actually works. Not sold yet? go forth + check out @hanacureeffect, at your own risk. . .
OUAI Anti-Frizz Sheets | $18
A perfect solve for that winter static. Simply wipe the sheet through your hair + toss for an effortless solve to your frizz.
Can’t emphasize it enough — this smells divine. Infused with antioxidants x vitamin E — luxe without breaking the bank. Bonus: A little goes a long way, making this stuff last forever.
NOTO Beauty Stain Pot | $28
An incredible stain for a natural flush in a flash — looks so good on both lip and check.
Bauhaus Puzzle | $20
We never knew a puzzle could be so inspiring + tasteful. This one features an original Bauhaus design — a style emphasizing the harmony between function x design. Plus, at an apartment-friendly 18×18, this one is perfect for cozying up.
More than a coffee table book, the captivating design of this read is one you + all your guests will want to flip through.
Sheertex Tights | $59
Alas, sheer tights that don’t rip or run. We tugged. We pulled. And they held up every time.
Gold Pen Set | $14
For the writer in your life — everyone needs a chic, gold pen for their desk or home office. In fact, you can find one in the hands of every A9 team member.
BAGGU Duck Bag | $34
We can’t stop talking about BAGGU — but this everyday tote outdid itself.
Ember Coffee Mug | $80
Designed with slow sippers in mind, the Ember mug keeps heat for up to 80 minutes via bluetooth. No more unnecessary trips to the microwave.
AirPods | $144
They speak for themselves, but these are a favourite for the everyday tasks — tunes x podcasts enqueue while working out, cooking, cleaning, or running your next errand.
Rocketbook | $30
A digitally accessible notebook with the familiarity of pen to paper + the reliability of storing your work in the cloud. You’ll never misplace your notes again.
LuminAid PackLite | $20
An inflatable x compact solar lantern for his next adventure.
Toothpaste Wringer | $26
No toothpaste left behind. Bonus: Can be used on toothpaste, paint, and caulk alike.
Sneaker Cleaning Kit | $21
Say goodbye to that obnoxious tumble dry. . . Here’s a compact cleaning kit to keep the heat on his feet.
Scalp Massager | $6
All we can say is if you know, you know.
For your cookbook collection, but meant for display — full of cocktail recipes for celebrations + holidays both old and new.
Bartender’s Knife | $35
Cocktail garnishes have never been so easy to prepare — this knife will make your guy look like a pro behind the bar.
Sphere Cube Tray | $17
Elevate his whiskey game with perfectly sphered ice cubes, every time. Ideal for the slow dilution of stiff cocktails.
Craft Cocktail Syrup Set | $35
We heard cocktails go good in threes . . .
Have you heard? We’re crossing all the people off your list by giving this entire lineup away to one lucky winner. Head over to Instagram to enter + read up on the deets. Bonne Chance!
Find the giveaway rules + regulations here.