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Mother's Day May 10th, 2020 - Facts You Didn't Know About Mother's Day April 24 2020

Mother's Day May 10th, 2020
Facts You Didn't Know About Mother's Day

Mother's Day is a yearly observance which takes place across the world in celebration of mothers, maternal bonds, motherhood, and the impact mothers have in the world. Mother's Day is observed on different days in many cities and countries around the globe, mostly in March, April, or May. Mother's Day correlates with other observances such as Siblings Day, Father's Day, and Grandparent's Day, which celebrate other family members.

Valentine's Day 2019 - How to chose a gift for Valentine's 2019 February 04 2019

Here at Givopoly we have set to solve this problem by offering multiple types of gifts from numerous local Ottawa vendors covering  multitude of  gift types as well as gift certificates from local restaurants, local producers and suppliers.

Some of our best sellers are the ones that speak from the heart and support the local community by offering a platform to small business to  distribute home made craft products and gifts to Ottawa and Ottawa residents.

Givopoly featured on Ottawa CTV Morning Show January 04 2019

Givopoly was honored to be invited by our local Ottawa CTV station in the morning show to showcase numerous local gifts by our valued partners. It was a great experience as well as a chance to announce some future plans for expansion and development.

Ottawa's most popular summer gift July 12 2018

“Cheers to You! Gift Basket” is a great summer gift! Complete with cocktail mix, lemons, and limes, this zingy gift is ideal for summer activities. A perfect thank you gift for the cottage, celebratory gift for a coworker, or even a summer birthday! This is a fun local Ottawa gift that is best enjoyed in our summer months. Including festive martini glasses, a cocktail shaker, a drink mixer and more,...

FRIDAY's FEATURED ARTISAN - Dreamweaver July 04 2018

Meet Dreamweaver! Our Friday featured artisan, this Ottawa local gift company strives to find and share the most luxurious goods to create the best gifts. With this artisan you can expect a focus on local Ontarian products along with Canadian collections! Dreamweaver takes pride in personally knowing the faces behind the brands that they carry, and embraces the #shoplocal movement.  

STAFF'S PICK OF THE WEEK - Coffee Connoisseur July 04 2018

Start your morning off right with the “Coffee Connoisseur” gift! Experience top quality artisan coffee from around the world with the pleasures of four ½ lb (228 g) bags of whole bean coffee. Guaranteed to be fresh with pops of flavor!

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Located in the heart of Ottawa, Ottawa Florist is the perfect go-to floral professionals for beautiful arrangements that will satisfy your flower needs! This local florist receives shipments of fair-trade flowers from all over the world, to ensure Ottawa with the largest selection of fresh cut flowers. Looking for a summer gift? The seasonal peonies placed throughout the ‘Hand Tied Bouquet in Soft Tones’ provide a soft refreshing color palette...

The ultimate Father's Day gift guide for Ottawa folks June 13 2018

Bucket of Beer

Liven up this weekend for Dad with this amazing and lively assortment of munchies which includes lots of snack items as well as 6 tall boy cans of 4 domestic and 2 imported beers.

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Ottawa's Fruit Couture tells you how to celebrate Mother's Day May 02 2018

"I Love You Mom" Berries

How will you say Happy Mother's Day this year? We know mom will love this box of I LOVE YOU MOM monogrammed chocolate covered strawberries! It is a sweet gift that is sure to make her day.

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Top 10 birthday gifts in Ottawa April 13 2018

Say Happy Birthday with our birthday box

The birthday box from Cupcake Lounge comes with 12 beautifully decorated and delicious cupcakes in 4 flavors: chocolate, vanilla, vanilla chocolate and red velvet.  

Unique local Ottawa gifts for your loved ones April 11 2018

Do you have friends and family in Ottawa? Want to send them amazing local gifts? Givopoly has it all: whatever be the occasion, we have a gift for every reason and season! Take a look at our local Ottawa gift collections and pick the best ones for your loved ones.

The ultimate Mother's Day gift guide for Ottawa folks April 02 2018

Moms deserve everything and so much more! Mother’s Day is coming up next month. If you are looking for awesome gift ideas, you’ve come to the right place. We have rounded up some of our best local products and experiences in Ottawa. Whether you want to treat her to a delicious meal or gift her a relaxing day at the spa, or you want to enhance her accessory collection, we’ve...