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    441 – 100 Innovation Drive
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    President: Shane Li

    24 Aberdeen Avenue
    Pinawa, Manitoba R0E 1L0 • P: 204-753-5170

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    Vice-President: Marney Stapley

    125 Adelaide Street
    Winnipeg, Manitoba R3A 0W4 • P: 204-799-2033

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    436-7th Street East, The Pas, Manitoba R9A 1M7
    (204) 623-0311

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Local Holiday Gift Ideas For 2021

North Forge Holiday Gift Guide 2021

Looking for a locally made gift to give this holiday season?

We have curated 20 local businesses that have unique gift ideas perfect for your special person.


Portal BotsPortal Bots
What could be more festive than inviting your friends and family to an online robot war?! Race and battle Real robots from the comfort of your own computer!

Pew Pew!

Lead time: Email Certificate. Physical Gift Cards are available for postage.

Get your Robot War today

 


Chokecherry KitchenChokecherry Kitchen
Homemade local hot sauces that are sure to bring the heat to your holidays! Available in a sizzling variety of different flavours. Shop our gift cards and treat your loved ones to pure deliciousness.

Lead time: Please allow one week’s notice for your order. All orders are delivered to your home.

Get your hot sauce today

 


TinyMakerMindTiny Maker mind
We create intricate, heirloom-quality, alphabet blocks made of solid Canadian wood. Offering three designs and custom name options, you are sure to find the perfect gift for any little one in your life.

Lead time: 3 to 5 business days. Free local pickup

Order your alphabet blocks here

 

 


Fehr ForgeworksFehr Forgeworks
Looking for something different for your outdoor or culinary person in your life? This Canadian Bladesmith’s high-quality custom blades and handles are made right here at the FabLab™.

Availability:
WM Dyck in Niverville
Mainly Manitoba in the Brandon Mall

 

 


Botany by BikeBotany by Bike
Bike part jewelry & dried floral bouquets. Bike delivery is available on weekends, everything except whole bouquets may be ordered for shipping by mail. All my products are handmade and all recycled parts and botanicals are locally grown or reclaimed, even the peacock feathers.

Lead Time: jewelry = 2 days but may increase if the season gets busy. Bouquets can be on the same day on weekends only, for bike delivery only.

Order your local gift here

 


Fresh EmblemFresh Emblem
This gift will keep your vehicle smelling fresh for up to 4 months, and when you’re done you can simply re-scent it. These make a fantastic stocking stuffer, so order now!

Shop here

 

 

 


FabLab Membership Gift CertificatesFabLab Gift Cards
Give an entrepreneur the gift of creating with a membership to the North Forge Fabrication Lab.

Learn more about the FabLab

Email Marney for your gift certificate

 

 

 


Go VenYouGo VenYou
Give the give of live music! With Go VenYou, you can order performers to play or sing for family or friends in-home, at your business, or online. Private performances are typically 60 minutes.

Email to book your performer

 

 

 


Sew PerksSew Perks
Looking for an effective way of extending the working surface for your sewing?

We manufacture custom tables for any brand or age of sewing machine. The common size is 18×24 inches and can be ordered with or without a shelf to hold your pattern.

Order from the website or email audrey@sewperks.ca 

 

 


Alt MiddleALT Middle
Unique t-shirt designs and beautiful fashion accessories for adults that are childish at heart, Alt Middle Apparel is appropriately inappropriate in the most magnificent way!

Lead Time: Shipping/pick up on in-stock products available within 24 hours, restocking/new items once per week. Local pick up available or ship via Canada Post.

Check out the styles

 

 


Looking for more local holiday gift ideas? Check these out:

Anishinaanbe Girl
Bothwell Cheese
Butter Believe It
Chaeban Ice Cream
Clear Water Local
Cornelia Bean
Daddy D’s Ice Creamery
Domesticated Men
Ferment For You
Frescolio
GoodLocal
Indigenous Box
Jacked Up Jill Coffee
LDB Designs
Lennard Taylor Design Studio
Nunavut Gallery
Peg City Dots
Rio Style
Sarah Sue Designs
Tomahawk Chips

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PCL Construction Inc.

From small renovations to complex billion dollar projects; from modular construction, to advanced digital technologies, to cutting-edge sustainability, PCL has you covered.

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6P Marketing is your collaborative marketing agency, working with you to achieve your goals.

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Bell MTS

Bell MTS is part of Canada’s largest telecommunications company, providing Manitobans with Mobile phone, TV, high speed Internet, and Home phone service.

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Thompson Dorfman Sweatman

At Thompson Dorfman Sweatman LLP (TDS), we are devoted to serving our valued clients. Our collegial workplace fosters greater teamwork, responsiveness and communication, providing better results for clients. TDS is Manitoba’s largest independent law firm.

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Bit Space Development

Bit Space Development Ltd. is an interactive digital media studio that specializes in creating innovative learning experiences for the classroom and workplace. We work with educators and industry professionals from around the world to develop effective solutions for education and training using cutting edge digital media technologies.

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Princess Auto

For more than 85 years, Princess Auto has been supplying trade professionals, home mechanics or people who simply love building things with the tools and equipment they need to figure it out – whatever that “it” may be. With a unique assortment of tools, equipment and products, ranging from hydraulics to welding, Princess Auto complements the home improvement sector rather than competing with it.

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Bockstael

For over 100 years the Bockstael name has been synonymous with construction in Manitoba. From the humble beginnings of a Belgian carpenter, to the fourth generation of family ownership, building is in our blood. We pride ourselves on world-class innovation and a client-first approach to doing business. This is our commitment to serving the province we choose to call home for the next 100 years — and beyond.

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Stu Clark Centre for Entreprenuership

The Stu Clark Centre for Entrepreneurship (SCCE) is here to support entrepreneurial activities across the entire University of Manitoba campus. In addition to supporting students at the I.H. Asper School of Business we also support students from ALL faculties across the University of Manitoba – Fort Garry and Bannatyne Campus including: Faculty of Engineering, Faculty of Agriculture and Food Sciences, Faculty of Science, Faculty of Medicine, Faculty of Education and more!

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SevenOaks School Division

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Maples Met School

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LGD Pinawa

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North Forge Technology Exchange

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SEED - Altona

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Portage Regional Economic Development

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Morden & District Chamber of Commerce

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Morden Community Development Corp

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Community Futures Heartland

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Access Credit Union

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North Forge East

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Community Futures Winnipeg Rivers

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Barkman Concrete Ltd.

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Pinawa Community Development Corporation

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Prairies Economic Development Canada

Prairie Economic Development Canada

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Government of Canada

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University of Manitoba

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Fabbaloo

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Red River College

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Manitoba Government

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