Gift Guide for the Workaholic in Your Life

In a culture where we celebrate being busy and pursuing a career that fulfills your passion, it’s no wonder there are so many workaholics running around! I’m sure we can all think of a certain friend or family member that’s glued to her phone, taking work calls and answering emails at all hours of the day. I’ll be the first to admit that I admire their work ethic and dedication, so to show our appreciation to all the amazing workaholics this holiday season, we’ve put together a list of perfect gifts they’ll love.

T-clip Ballpoint Pen

Available at Tiffany’s

Price Point: $245.00 (CAD)

Make their every signature feel luxurious with this sterling silver ballpoint pen, complete with signature Tiffany blue accents. Signing deals never looked so chic!

Serious Business Woman Classic Tee

Available at Nordstrom

Price Point: $52.59 (CAD)

Just because she’s a workaholic, doesn’t mean her wardrobe can’t have a few playful items too. For days when she’s out of office, she can make it known that she’s one serious business woman with this graphic Ban.Do tee.

2019 12-Month Large Black Stripe Planner

Available at Indigo

Price Point: $42.00 (CAD)

Electronic devices are great, but there’s no feeling quite the same as crossing things off your to-do list with a pen and paper. This Kate Spade agenda has plenty of space for keeping track of daily tasks and appointments, and will look pretty sitting on any desktop.

Gloria Tote Bag

Available at Matt & Nat

Price Point: $165.00 (CAD)

With enough space to carry a 13” laptop and plenty of interior pockets, this tote from ethical Canadian designer Matt & Nat will help keep all your workaholics things organized while they're on the go. For added versatility, it comes with an adjustable strap to be worn either crossbody or as a top handled bag.

Apple Watch Series 4

Available at Apple

Price Point: From $519 (CAD)

Part personal assistant, part personal trainer, the Apple Watch Series 4 is a gift that any busy professional will love. I’m a big fan of the rose gold variation, but straps can be customized to suit any style.


Available at Amazon

Price Point: $24.75 (CAD)

One of the most highly anticipated books of the year, written by everyone’s favourite first lady Michelle Obama, is finally available. Her personal insights and stories of both triumph and defeat makes for an inspirational read that working professionals young and old alike will appreciate.

Catch:3 Charging Pad

Available at Courant

Price Point: $175 (USD)

Bulky charging stations and ugly cords be gone - there’s a new wave of accessories to keep that are stylish and functional, like this one from Courant. It’s got space for keeping desktop trinkets neatly in place, and its leather outer layer screams chic.

S’Well Stainless Steel Wide Mouth Bottle

Available at

Price Point: $45.00 (CAD)

Stay caffeinated throughout the day in this sleek travel tumbler from S’Well. It’s triple walled to insulate hot or iced drinks and maintain their temperature for hours.