At this time of year, holiday-gift guides are a dime a dozen. And you’ve probably noticed that not all guides are created equal. When you’re in search of presents that put design, sustainability and festive spirit at the forefront, head to Holt Renfrew—Canada’s leading destination for elevated luxury and lifestyle gifting—for its curated picks across the fashion, beauty and home domains. Beyond the luxe-leaning selection of designer names and wares, Holt Renfrew is also home to a bevy of thoughtful stocking stuffers and more affordable gift ideas. Whether you’re perusing online or in-store, Holt Renfrew truly makes the shopping experience joyful and effortless. Here, we share a special selection of the store’s countless holiday-gift options—a curated guide with something to surprise and delight everyone on your list. 

Crafted from a sumptuously soft wool-cashmere blend, this modern bolero is made for the style chameleon with an of-the-moment wardrobe. 

Ribbed Wool and Cashmere Bolero, Vince ($405)


Spanning the luxury fragrance, skincare, makeup and hair-care categories, Holt Renfrew’s hotly anticipated Beauty Advent Calendar is truly the gift that keeps on giving. Without spoiling the surprise, we can tell you to expect minis from top-shelf brands like Armani Beauty, Augustinus Bader, Valmont and more. 

Holt Renfrew Beauty Advent Calendar 2023 ($595)


Up his knitwear game with one of Robert Barakett’s classic-meets-cozy crewnecks. With its timeless design codes, this Montreal-based menswear brand offers an easy way to introduce him to a streamlined style approach.  




For the art collectors and frequent flyers among us, this can’t-miss coffee-table book is the perfect gift pick. A celebration of Miami’s unmatched vibrancy, it also lends a welcome pop of colour to any abode. 

Miami Beach, Assouline ($140) 


Everyone knows a dedicated dog mom who loves her pup like it’s her own child. Help her gear up her fur baby for winter walks with this weather-protective onesie, which also happens to have major street-style appeal.

The Slush Suit, Canada Pooch (FROM $75)


This TikTok-approved hair-dryer set comes splashed in a limited-edition cobalt hue just in time for the holiday season. With its multiple attachments and heat-damage-preventing technology, it’s guaranteed to spoil the beauty buff in your life. 

Special Edition SupersonicTM Hair Dryer Gift Set, Dyson ($580)


Cut from a one-of-a-kind slab of Porto Gold marble, this Canadian-designed decorative footed dish—ideal for holding keys or coins or simply to sit atop a stack of books—is a stunning addition to the modern-leaning home.  

LUCAS Footed MARBLE Dish, Montana Labelle Lifestyle ($425)


The ease and comfiness of pyjamas but made for the nine-to-five: That’s what you’re gifting when you wrap up this chic and sustainable Sleeper set, which comes in a muted olive colour with faux-leather piping.