Festive Suggestions (Holiday Gift Guide 2016)

Mat Carry Strap, $15

If you like to celebrate this time of year by gifting friends and family with tokens of your care and affection, stop by Queen Street Yoga for a few gifts. You might leave with some sweet-smelling beeswax candles or a gift certificate to treat someone to a yoga workshop or class.


Get 15% off all retail items at QSY between Nov 27-Dec 24. If you want a product in a different colour or pattern, we can also special order any props from Halfmoon for you. Our last order will go out in time to have all items arrive before Christmas.

Please check out shophalfmoon.com and email us by Dec 4th with any requests you have.


Gifts under $10 – SHOP THE ULTRA LOCAL

Lavender & Flax Eye Pillows by Pauline ($10) 

Pauline is a long time Queen Street Yoga student and avid maker of all things fabric and fun. Her lavender and flax eye pillows are the perfect weight to soothe tired eyes and encourage deeper rest – in a restorative pose, or simply on the couch!

Elephant Earrings by Emma ($10)

Sweet and simple earrings put together by Emma, one of Queen Street Yoga’s directors.

Beeswax Tea-lights by Carol & Your Time Boutique ($1.25 each)

We love Carol’s candles. We can’t get enough of them. She makes them out of the purest beeswax, and they burn clean and long. A perfect add-on to a card or gift!



Yoga Strap by Half Moon ($14) & Mat Carry Strap by Half Moon ($15)

Sling your mat over your shoulder with the simply designed Mat Carry Strap from Half Moon (pictured at the start of this post). Support your practice with an 8-foot yoga strap from Half Moon. Both straps are available in gray, blue and magenta.

3 pack of Beeswax Votives ($11) & 12 pack of Beeswax Tea-lights ($14)

Add some warm twinkly light to your home practice or any room in your house! Beeswax candles can help purify the air in your home, and they smell subtle and delicious.


Gifts under $25 — REVEL, ROLL & RENEW

Revel – New Year’s Eve Yoga ($25)

Join Emma for a reflective and fun yoga practice that will have you acknowledging the past year and anticipating the coming year with movement, reflection and ritual. Sat Dec 31, 10am-12pm Basics Level OR 2pm-4pm Intermediate Level

Massage Balls! Yoga Tune-up therapy balls w/tote ($20) & Yoga Tune up alpha ball ($20) & Mini Acu-ball ($20)

Roll out your shoulders, hips, back, legs with our variously textured and sized massage balls.

Loop strap by Half Moon ($18)

A wonderful prop that turns any door into a personal assistant for your downward dog. Check out our blog post about uses for the Loop Strap.

Candlelit Rest & Renew – New Year’s Day Yoga ($20)

Join Monica for an extra-long restorative yoga practice on Jan 1. 7:15-9pm. Luxuriate in resting poses, lit by beeswax candlelight.


Gifts under $40 — SPREAD JOY (and your toes!)

Joy-A-Toes Toe Spreaders ($38)

Re-align the bones and tissues of your feet with these specially designed toe spreaders. Can help with foot pain, bunions and balance!

Set of 2 cork blocks ($18 ea)

Support your home practice with some lovely cork blocks. Can also be used for ergonomic desk stations. See our blog post for tips about hacking your work station. 

Studio Mat by Half Moon ($32)

Lightweight with medium amount of cushion, this is a great starter mat for any yogi. Available in navy, eggplant, magenta, dark teal and dark gray. We also have a variety of other mats available, check out our Mat Guide written by QSY Director Leena


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