Holiday Gift Guide

It’s the most wonderful time of the year… the tree is decorated, the lights are glowing, and there is a sense of cheer in the air. To make it more wonderful, South Edmonton Common wants to help you find the perfect gift for everyone on your wish list… including yourself! Take a look at South Edmonton Common’s Holiday Gift Guide organized by interest that includes budget-friendly options in each category.

For The Fashion & Beauty Gurus


With a well-versed selection of products and beloved brands, Sephora is THE stop for that someone on your list who appreciates the latest trends of makeup and skincare. Bonus? Ask a Sephora team member in store for gift giving tips!

Pictured: FENTY BEAUTY by Rihanna: Glossy Posse Mini

Banana Republic Factory

When your fashionista friend has everything, what do you get them? The solution is accessories that are both stylish and tasteful and Banana Republic Factory is the answer. While leopard print fabrics have always been a trend-setting statement, it has become a popular staple and you can never go wrong with having more than just one!

Pictured: Leopard Print Scarf

Guess Factory

Guess Factory has a dedicated following and for good reason! This store offers the latest “it item” for a fraction of the price! You can find the best men’s and women’s belts, purses, backpacks, wallets and so much more.

Pictured: Watches for Him

For The Cozy Lover


Indigo does books the best with every book for every reader. If you’re looking to gift a book lover, pick among the best sellers of 2020 which will be sure to please. Don’t worry, if they have the book already, they can easily exchange it for another.

Pictured: Best Selling Books

Bath and Body Works

It’s hard to deny the holiday spirit that greets you at the entrance of  Bath & Body Works. Their holiday scents are wonderfully fun and would delight your senses whether you choose candles, lotions, or soaps! *Budget-friendly option 

Pictured: Peppermint Sugar Cookie Candle

La Vie En Rose

With the holiday spirit in tow, pajama sets are a classic gift giving item! With staying at home being the thing to do in 2020, pajamas bring more than just comfort on a cold winter day.

Pictured: Soft Knit Raglan Sleeves Shirt


Along with home decor, HomeSense champions an impressive selection of games and puzzles! You’ll be sure to find memorable favourites to minted games all in one place!

Pictured: Selection of puzzles arriving daily

For The Techie

Canadian Tire

Wondering what the “hot ticket item” of 2020 is? Here it is! The air fryer is a kitchen appliance that fries your meals with less oil, saving you money while benefitting your health! We’re almost certain that if they don’t have it, they want it.

Pictured: Ninja Digital Air Fryer

Best Buy

Give the gift that they didn’t know they needed! A digital assistant like a Google Nest helps streamline devices and make every day tasks like checking the weather or playing a song easy and fun. Plus, who doesn’t want to learn interesting facts by simply asking a device? *Budget-friendly option

Pictured: Google Nest Mini (2nd Gen)


For the fitness and tech lovers combined in one! Smart watches are able to track fitness activity including hikes, bike rides, and walks. Most devices can also monitor your heart rate! Help your loved one stay on top of their health goals with a stylish and multi-functional gadget like this.

Pictured: FitBit Versa 2

For The Kid (At Heart)

Nordstrom Rack

There certainly is no shortage of Star Wars fans. And with the debut of the Mandalorian, the desire to have of a Baby Yoda has exploded! Get it while you can. *Budget-friendly option.

Pictured: Baby Yoda Toy

London Drugs

Capture memories on film that develop right in front of your eyes. London Drugs has an array of children’s-themed cameras to adult-friendly designs too! This is a fun, can’t-go-wrong gift!

Pictured: Fujifilm Instax Mini 9

Buybuy Baby

If you’re shopping for someone that has a little one, then visiting Buybuy Baby is a must! This store offers exceptional products that are tried-and-true. They also have the latest educational toys that make great gifts for that parent on your wish list.

Pictured: LeapFrog Scoop and Learn Ice Cream Cart

Canadian Tire 

Get outdoors and enjoy winter! Canadian Tire has the equipment you need– no sports experience required!

Pictured: Stiga GT King for 2 Snowracer

For the Hard-To-Shop-Fors 

Gift Cards

Let that hard-to-shop for loved one on your list choose their own experience with a gift card from restaurants like Milestones, Earls, Famoso or enjoy a night out at The Rec Room or Cineplex!

Pictured: Earls gift card and Bonus Card

Lindt Chocolate Boutique

Nothing says “happy holidays” quite like gourmet chocolates. Whether chocolates is on the list for your loved one or for yourself, a box of quality chocolates like from Lindt is a chocolate fan’s love language.


Pictured: Lindt Advent Calendar

Cineplex Odeon 

Go for a Christmas classic or indulge in a new film, Cineplex, with strict social distancing measures in place is fun way to make an experience out of a gift. Plus, quality time with a loved one is second to none. Until December 13th buy one movie ticket get one free with promo code 2020241 (for more details visit: *Budget-friendly option.

Pictured: Elf (playing in Cineplex South Edmonton Common)

Need more inspiration? Check out the Promotions page for deals!

South Edmonton Common wishes you a safe and happy holidays!