With Christmas just around the corner, make the West End your destination for gift shopping. With various budgets in mind, you will find treasures for those on your list in our boutiques and shops like Morden’s Chocolates, Closet Chick Boutique, Independent Jewellers, and many more. Remember that many shops, restaurants, cafes, specialty grocers, and services offer gift certificates for those that are hard to find the perfect gift for. 

For Foodies

Mordens’ Chocolates at 674 Sargent Ave 

If you are stuck on what to get someone, chocolate is always the answer.   if you are looking to bring a gift to the next get together, these will be a hit. 

De Luca’s at 942 Portage Ave. 

De Luca’s has been in the West End neighborhood for over ten years. They offer custom and prearrange holiday gift baskets.  

Melt Chocolate at 600 Cliffton St

Melt Chocolate creates one-of-a-kind chocolates by hand here in the West End. These artisan chocolates have the most unique flavours and are the perfect gift for anyone who loves chocolate. 

Barn Hammer Brewing Company at 595 Wall St

For the friend who enjoys delicious craft beer, grab them a few cans of Barn Hammer Beer that is brewed right here in the West End.  

For Fashion & Accessories Lovers

Sargent Blue jeans at 1136 Sargent Ave

Blue Jeans is a family clothing store that sells the latest in active, casual, and workwear fashion. Your one-stop shopping experience for all your denim needs. 

Closet Chick Boutique at 956 Portage Ave

The Closet Chick is a trendy upscale consignment thrift boutique. They carry major brands, one of a kind gems and authentic designer labels in sizes XS- XL.

Overseas Fashion & Fabrics at 829 Ellice Ave

Overseas Fashion & Fabrics is a well-known Fabric Store in Winnipeg with an amazing selection of well-priced fabrics.

Independent Jewellers at 493 Notre Dame Ave

Independent Jewellers is a 3rd generation family owned jewellery store in the West End, specializing in mid to high-end jewelry and watches.

Kohinoor Jewellers at 693 Sargent Ave

Kohinoor Jewellers is an independent jewelry store specializing in diverse and culturally inspired jewelry aesthetics. Check out their instagram to learn more.


For Home Decor Enthusiasts

Farmer’s Son Co. at 1079 Wellington Ave

Farmer’s Son Co. has a range of scents and sizes as well as unique home accessories that pair perfectly with candles. For the friend that loves candles, go all out with a new candle wick trimmer, candle snuffer, and one of their candles. 

Refill Market at 634 Notre Dame Ave

An eco-friendly refillery and a zero waste shop in Winnipeg  with sustainable and ethically-sourced bulk essentials for your home. 

The Old House Revival Company at 324 Young St

A vintage store with architectural salvaged items, antique furniture, lighting, and hardware from over 43 different antique dealers. 

Prairie Studio Glass at 587 Sargent Ave

At Prairie Studio Glass, you will find a variety of gift ideas that are both thoughtful and unique. This includes the available artworks or a variety of classes that are designed for all skill levels.  

For Gamers


Cobra Collectibles at 555 Sargent Ave 

Cobra Collectibles has been in the West End for over four years and has quickly made a name for themselves with their vintage collectible items. The collectible item shop sells vintage goods spanning the 70s, 80s and 90s, including, retro games, toys and comic books.  

A Muse n Games at 576 Wall St

A Muse n’ Games not only has a wide selection of board & card games available for purchase, but it is a great spot to go in person and play games. When the cold weather rolls in, there is nothing better than getting your friends and family together to play a board game. 

Last Minute Gifts for the Host

The Pourium at 942 Portage Ave

For wine lovers out there,  you will find a special wine that will make for the perfect gift. The shop also has tons of smaller gifts and fun items that pair perfectly with a nice bottle of wine. 

Gato Bakeshop at 819 Sargent Ave

Gato Bakery is known for its vegan and non-vegan pastries that are made to perfection. You will definitely be the family favourite if you show up to the next holiday party with a box full of pastries from them. 

Goodies Bake Shop at 1124 Ellice Ave

This family-owned bakery always has all the classic gourmet Italian desserts, a wide array to select from for your host with a sweet tooth.

We know that finding the perfect gift for someone can be hard, and that is why we have put together a local holiday gift guide! This gift guide will help you discover new spots in the West End and hopefully will help you find the perfect gift. 

On behalf of the West End BIZ, Happy Holidays and Happy Shopping!