I have heard a people state that they want to purchase more locally-produced items this year. Kamloops has a plethora of uniquely created items that showcase some of the fabulously talented people in Kamloops. If you are looking for a birthday gift, a special gesture to show appreciation or to commemorate an event, Kamloops has a lot to offer. Investing in our community is a step in the right direction! Here is a selection of gifts that are Kamloops’ own!
There is a growing community of local Moms in business, here in Kamloops!
KamloopsMompreneurs.Ca shares a number of these terrific local businesses; connecting these entrepreneurs and showcasing them within Kamloops. The site boasts some incredible women that are working hard to develop our community and support their families.
Spark Your Imagination Games to fuel imaginations and help build creative kids and connected families. Tamara Vukusic & Erin Brule (info@SparkYourImagination.ca)
SpinLex Creations Crafts for kids and vinyl record coasters made from old 78’s 33’s etc. Elexis Walker (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Bitsy Boutique Hand knit baby items and photography props. Amanda Hill (email@example.com)
Little Block Company Personalized handmade blocks made just for you. Sue Lissel (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Pure Cuisine Raw food restaurant and un-cooking school. Julie Bayman (email@example.com)
The Monkey Tree Sock Monkeys handmade and personalized. Marie LeBlond (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Angela’s Flowers N Things Handmade Kanzashi and Silk Flower Accessories. Angela Dunn (email@example.com)
Sugar Shack Gourmet Hot Chocolate Sugar Shack offers four flavours of locally made hot chocolate mixes. Amanda Bartel (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Theresa Leigh Photography Fine art photography and photography on canvas. Theresa Tahara (theresaLeighPhotography@shaw.ca)
Little Ladybugz Headbands, hair clips and crocheted hats. Lisa Kronebusch (email@example.com)
Loops in Loops High quality crocheted items for the whole family. From hats and slippers, coffee cozies and produce bags, mittens and wash cloths, booties and totes and more! Merissa Prior (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Michelle Finlayson Pottery Local handmade pottery. Michelle Finlayson (email@example.com)
Plush Off – Cute whimsical plush for all ages. Jacki Gallagher (firstname.lastname@example.org)
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Elizabeth is a Kamloops lifer. Born at RIH, she is happy to be raising her family here. Married with four wonderful children, Elizabeth is also teacher and enjoys working with parents as she learns more about this “Mommy gig”. Elizabeth is passionate about parenting and enjoys networking with other parents.