Shop Local: Summer Guide

Whether it’s for the beach, patio or barbecue, here’s a selection of some of the coolest summer essentials to help make your summer fun!

The Casual Gourmet, Hamilton

Quench your thirst on a hot summer’s day with a refreshing glass of iced tea, brewed to perfection in this CEYLON.

Iced Tea Pitcher

Centro Garden, Burlington

Enjoy a sweet and spicy summer with this trio of gourmet spreads: candied jalapeno relish, spicy tomato jam, and charcuterie mustard. These three spreads make the ultimate burger condiments and also work well on a fancy cheeseboard.

Gourmet Burger Spreads Collection

Rustic Daisy’s, Waterdown

Spicy ancho chile, applewood smoked, smashed peppercorn, caesar pleaser… take your dishes (and cocktails!) to another level with these gourmet sea salt blends from Saltwest Naturals. Made from smoked sea salts harvested from Vancouver Island and  infused with natural, mouth-watering flavours.

Gourmet Sea Salt Blends

Pure Boutique, Burlington

A  pineapple marble cheeseboard paired with an elegant antique-finish cheese knife – the perfect duo for a wine and cheese gathering on the patio!

Cheeseboard & Cheese Knife

Lakeside Livin’, Oakville

Dress up your salad with this ceramic bistro bowl set and toss it up with these charming wooden servers!

Bistro Bowl & Wood Servers

Oakville Home Leisure, Oakville

This classic Adirondack chair is a must-have for your outdoor patio or for lakefront or poolside lounging!

Adirondack Chair

Core 1, Oakville

Bring your summer soundtrack everywhere you go with the Sonos Roam! From a backyard patio party to a backwoods camping trip, stream directly via Wifi or Bluetooth, and enjoy all-day battery and waterproof durability.

Sonos Roam Speaker

Nicety’s, Oakville

Bring the bonfire with you! No wood, no embers, no soot! City Bonfires is a portable bonfire, handmade with non-toxic materials by two dads whose jobs were impacted by the pandemic.

City Bonfires

My Back Shed, Oakville

Illuminate your outdoor patio or late-evening picnic with this terra cotta citronella candle. A stylish way to add ambient lighting in the evening and keep the bugs away. Bonus: when the candle is finished these clay pots can be repurposed!

Citronella Candle

Burlington Beach Rentals, Burlington

Life is better at the beach! Float away your worries this summer with one of these fun inflatables, perfect for the lake or your pool!


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