By SHERI RADFORD
Show your love for the “true north strong and free” with an array of fun, patriotic souvenirs.
Mittens With the Sochi 2014 Olympic Winter Games fast approaching, it’s time to support the Canadian Olympic Foundation (COF) by purchasing a pair of the iconic Red Mittens at The Bay. For each pair purchased, $3.33 goes to the COF.
Coasters Looking for a guaranteed conversation starter? These quirky wooden coasters from Chapters/Indigo feature quotations such as this bon mot from Pierre Berton: “A true Canadian is one who can make love in a canoe without tipping.”
Doll Kids love to cuddle up with Maple, who wears a reimagined Royal Canadian Mounted Police uniform. The international designer dolls collection from Pottery Barn Kids also pays homage to Russia, China, Mexico, Africa and the Arctic.
Knife The Victorinox Swiss Army Sportsman Canadian Flag Knife shows off a love for Canada while offering the usefulness of a knife, nail file, corkscrew, bottle opener, screwdriver, tweezers and more. Visit www.victorinox.com to check retailer availability.