We’re back! Welcome to the 6th Annual Made in Canada Baby Event! Originally established by Celeste at Thinking About Cloth Diapers in 2011, Lindsay at Maman Loup’s Den and Olivia at This West Coast Mommy have been your fabulous hosts since 2015 for the year’s largest online event in the Canadian eco-friendly baby, natural parenting, babywearing, and cloth diapering world.
This year is extra special for Canadians as we celebrate 150 years since the colonies of Canada, Nova Scotia, and New Brunswick formed the Canadian Confederation on July 1st, 1867. It’s fitting then, that 2017 is our biggest year yet with almost $3000 in cash and prizes, and six huge prize packs showcasing 42 of the best Canadian cloth diaper, clothing, and baby gear manufacturers and family-owned retailers our wonderful country has to offer. This year we’ve also added a special $150 cash prize in honour of Canada’s 150th!
Put on your tuque and grab your maple syrup! We’re Made in Canada, Baby!
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Prize Pack #1: Fluff for All – RV $397
Cloth Diaper Kids is an online cloth diaper specialty boutique. Family-owned in Grande Prairie, Alberta, Stephanie offers a large selection of cloth diapers, cloth diapering accessories, and things for Mom too. They are offering one of their favorite diapers – A Bummis AIO, plus a cloth diaper safe Delish Yum Bum Butter ointment. Retail value $46.
Creations Etc is a baby boutique located in Brooks, Alberta, offering Funky Fluff and other great products for you and baby. Creations Etc is offering a Funky Fluff Hanging Pail and a pair of Infant Moccasins by JuDanzy. Retail value $35.00.
Les produits de MaYa is a natural skincare line made in Canada selling liniments, solid soap, whipped body butter and outdoor protective cream, all handcrafted with love in their workshop in Montréal. Les produits de Maya’s oleo-calcareous liniments are an ecological alternative to disposable wet wipes. Their liniments revolutionize diaper changing! Their products are natural and certified vegan, made with certified organic ingredients. Good for baby’s skin and for the whole family. Les produits de MaYa is offering a liniment, soap, and cream prize pack. Retail value $50.
Little Maples is an online cloth diaper store based out of Red Deer, Alberta. With a special focus on offering products made right here in Canada, shopping local has never been easier! They are offering one matching Bummis swim diaper and UV tee. Retail value $45.
Melissa’s Makes is an online etsy shop based in rural Ontario. Melissa offers many different items including cloth diapers, baby pants, soft-sole shoes, bandana bibs, big kid underwear, and women’s underwear. Melissa is offering a handmade set which includes cloth diaper & insert, pants, shoes, and bib. Retail value $99.
Bella Luna is a designer baby products company located in Niagara Ontario. They offer a wide range of products including cloth diapers, designer bibs, clothing, and natural mama items. They are offering an adorable “Made in Canada” Wrap Around, One-Size Pocket Diaper. Retail value $35.
The Baby Footprint is located in Central Alberta, with mega fast shipping all across Canada! Focusing on minimizing the footprint we leave here on earth, they offer a variety of amazing eco-friendly products for everyone. They carry an assortment of favourite items from brands such as AppleCheeks, GroVia, Smart Bottoms, Tula, Chimparoo, S’well and MANY more. They LOVE supporting local and are proud to have MANY Canadian brands! They’re offering an Applecheeks Exclusive Imprint Size 1 Sac, Minizip, and a $25 Gift Certificate. Retail value $52.50.
AppleCheeks Cloth Diapers make diapering fun and easy! Covers and inserts let you customize absorbency, fit and style – stuffed pocket or efficient all-in-two use. Come over to the ruffles side with their prize of a One-Size 150 cover plus bamboo insert. Retail value $34.25.
Prize Pack #2: Get Outside – RV $446
Make parenting easier with Lollypop Kids! Based out of Burlington, Ontario, Lollypop Kids is a family-operated online small business who offers you the sweetest selection in cloth diapers, baby carriers, mealtime solutions and everyday essentials. Protect those sweet little peepers this summer with a Lollypop Kids’ RoShamBo Baby Shades prize pack. Retail value $40.75.
Sweet Little Baby Cakes, located on Vancouver Island, BC, carries a variety of cute baby shower gifts including unique diaper cakes that can be assembled using cloth diapers. New beautiful nursery items are being added to their line including crib bedding and decor. Their prize is an Aspen Fawn Stroller Blanket and Maple Teething Ring Set. Retail value $70.
Omaïki is a Canadian cloth diaper manufacturer, based in Quebec, Canada, since 2007. Omaïki offers a large selection of reusable and practical items for babies and moms too. They are offering a one-size H2Ö swim diaper and matching swim shirt. Retail value $46.
Souris Verte celebrates health, family, imperfect situations, life! Based in Quebec, Souris Verte offers families a range of organic products that meet the needs of your daily life. Souris Verte takes care of quality, you take care of pampering. They are offering Eucalyptus Mist (Poush-Poush) and Organic Cream for Big Hurts. Retail value $32.48.
Quebec-based Petit Coulou is offering a mosquito net stroller cover to protect your little one from pesky mosquitoes, UV rays, wind and rain. Fits on most 3 and 4-wheel strollers! Retail value $80.
What will I do when my belly is too big for my jacket?!!” Let Montreal-based MakeMyBellyFit‘s award-winning jacket extenders “make your belly fit.” You can extend your jacket around a baby-carrier and rest assured your baby will stay protected too! Lovingly made in Canada and trusted by parents since 2010, they are offering a BellyFit, Zip Adapter and additional Warmth Layer as a prize. Retail value $102.
Named after the owner’s little ones, Momo and Sammy Clothing Co is a locally owned online store based in Dartmouth, Nova Scotia. Specializing in playful, modern apparel for the young and young and heart, their mission is simple – create feel-good clothing that makes people smile. They are offering a $50 store credit.
Funky Fluff is a Montreal-based cloth diaper brand with a focus on creating FUNKtional products in partnership with ethical manufacturers overseas. Funky Fluff makes bamboo and AWJ-inner one-size diapers, swim diapers, newborn diapers, hanging pails, wet bags and clutches in the most unique prints, like the print of the summer: Kumbaya! One lucky winner will receive the coveted Kumbaya Hanging Pail perfect for any kind of laundry! Retail value $24.45.
Prize Pack #3: Fashion for Fun – RV $437
Cozy Bums Diapers is a cloth diaper boutique in Prince George, BC. They’ve been proudly serving Canada for 10 years! They offer a large variety of cloth diapers and accessories, along with exclusive packages & rewards points. Cozy Bums is offering a $50 gift certificate.
Baby Bird Creations is a handmade shop run by sisters, Shannon and Stacey, from Edmonton, Alberta. Their shop creates modern and stylish accessories that accent, rather than over power, adorable little ones. Offerings include nylon headbands, hair clips, and hair elastics. Baby Bird Creations is offering a package of sweet accessories including two nylon headbands, two faux-leather hair clips, and one hair elastic. Retail value $36.50.
(mixed manufacturing)Wee Urban Ltd, based in Toronto, Canada, just launched a line of summer sleep bags, crib sheets, swaddles and so much more. Make the most of the summer and enter to win their Canadian Made Premium Sleep Bag, an Organic Cotton Crib Sheet and Swaddle Bundle pack. Winner can choose print and size offered in this awesome prize pack! Retail value $134.
Coton Vanille is a manufacturer of baby clothes in Quebec, Canada. They offer a large selection of trendy and urban style maxaloones, shortiloones, t-shirts and accesories. They’re offering a Coton Vanille kit including a pair of maxaloones, a t-shirt and an accessory. Retail value $75.
Portage and Main‘s quality wear is for families that live in the city and play in the mountains. Two lifestyles. One life. Easy movement for all. Based in Edmonton, Alberta, they’re giving away a Signature Canada 150 Graphic Tee made with Organic Cotton and printed in Canada. Retail value $28.
Eenvoudig – Simply Unique is based in Mindemoya, Ontario, and makes fun, functional clothing for babies and toddlers. Their prize is a handmade coverall romper. Retail value $32.
Underboo Clothing, a Vancouver-based company, carries super cute, ultra soft and comfortable bamboo underwear for toddlers (sizes 1T, 2T, 3T, 4T & 5T). Underboo underwear is extremely soft, hypoallergenic and breathable, made from eco-friendly and sustainable bamboo fiber. The owner is a West Coast mommy of boys who suffered irritated bums from store bought cotton underwear and started this venture to provide soft & luxurious underwear for toddlers that parents would want to wear. Underboo is giving away a set of Girls Toddler Bamboo Underwear. Retail value $25.
Nuggles offers eco-friendly reusable diapers and baby accessories. Designed by a Canadian mom in Kamloops, BC and ethically made. Baby tested and approved! Nuggles is giving away an “Outdoorable” On-the-Go Wet/Dry Bag, an “Outdoorable” Tuck-Wrap-Go Cover (Size 2), and a OS “Tree Frog” Swimsee Reusable Swim Diaper. Retail value $56.
Prize Pack #4: Sweet Dreams – RV $615
Tiny Teethers, based out of Courtenay, BC, designs silicone and wooden teething accessories for mamas and their babes. You can find their products at their online shop, as well as several baby boutiques and larger retail stores. Tiny Teethers is offering a $50 gift card to anything in their store.
Wee Woollies, based in Vancouver, BC, makes pure merino wool children’s clothing and sleepwear for little adventurers. They are offering a Merino PJ/Base Layer Set in size 1 year-8 years. Retail value $70.
Courtney Parker is a Certified Sleep Consultant and the founder of Guiding Night Sleep Consulting in Vancouver, BC. She can help you with all of your newborn, baby and toddler sleep issues using her gentle, effective and customized approach. Guiding Night Sleep Consulting is offering 1 Sleep Package. Retail value $495.00.
Prize Pack #5: Babywearing for the Win! – RV $401
Lil’ Monkey Cheeks is a Pickering, Ontario-based online mom & baby boutique. With the widest selection of natural-parenting brands in Canada, Renee prides herself on personalized service and fast shipping. You don’t have to be a babywearing fanatic or a cloth diaper addict to love Lil’ Monkey Cheeks: you’ll also find skincare products for moms and children, layette, and functional accessories. Lil’ Monkey Cheeks is giving away an AppleCheeks-exclusive doll sling for the junior babywearer in your life. Retail value $45.
Miss Molly Bowtique is an online hair accessory shop based out of Comox, BC. Krista started the shop in 2012 when she was pregnant with her second girl. She wanted to be able to create hair pieces for her girls and then began selling to friends and ventured to the online market. She has a huge variety of headbands and clips to select from. Krista is offering a Headband Pack with a random selection of 5 lacy shabby flowers in the new colour patterns (winner will choose sizing). Retail value $30.
Quebec-based Belly Bedaine offers a great selection of maternity and nursing clothing and their famous made-in-Canada baby carrying sweater. They are offering one Kangarooo or Kirooo sweater. Retail value $86.
Bummis is a made here company in Montreal, Quebec whose mission is to make cloth mainstream and fashionable while keeping production as local and ethical as possible! Bummis is giving away a one size swim diaper. Retail value $26.
Little Zen One is your source for baby carriers and babywearing accessories that are fair trade, organic, and local. Owned and operated in Toronto, Ontario by Allie, a certified Babywearing Consultant, their winner will receive a free online babywearing consultation. Carry your little one with comfort and confidence. Retail value $49.
Chimparoo baby carriers are 100% locally produced in Quebec and the most respectful of babies’ development & physiology, as well as the most versatile and user-friendly on the market. Chimparoo has won multiple awards such as the Mom Choice award for the Multi 2.0 baby carrier, Best in Family Products in America, and received the Gold Seal of Excellence. Their prize is a Jacquard Trek Baby Carrier. Retail value $165.
Prize Pack #6: Treat Yo’ Self – RV $526
Quebec-based and family-owned Öko Creations manufactures luxurious, organic textile products for women and children, with a focus on ethical and sustainable business practices. They are giving away a pack of organic cotton handkerchiefs and reusable make up pads to help you meet your zero-waste goals! Retail value $28.
Gentle Nest in an online natural family boutique based in Manotick, Ontario, Canada; Ottawa’s historic waterfront village. Melanie specializes in luxury green items for women, babies & families. Gentle Nest is giving away a $50 gift certificate for their online store.
Blessed Grove Keepsakes creates tangible memories using your very own DNA inclusions. Inclusions include but are not limited to breast milk, hair, ash, and umbilical cord. Keepsakes created by hand and are set with sterling silver. Blessed Grove is offering a $65 shop credit.
Mama May I is an online-based but locally rooted natural parenting boutique. They specialize in babywearing gear, cloth diapers and eco-friendly baby items. Based in St. Johns, Newfoundland, and shipping all over North America! Mama May I is offering a $50 store credit.
Box of Joy offers more than 30 themes of 365 messages in a can, the best gift idea to share love and joy for every day of the year. For this giveaway, you can choose your 3 favorites. Retail value $60.
Lagoon Baby is a natural baby boutique based in Maple Ridge, BC. They ship for free all over Canada on orders over $99 and have a much-loved reward program. They carry a huge range products from cloth diapers to clothing to toys. Their winner will receive a $50 shop credit.
Megan’s Piñatas is an online shop based in Moose Jaw, Saskatchewan. Megan specializes in custom piñatas to fit any theme or occasion. She prides herself in making piñatas that can really take a beating and that are much cooler and durable than the ones you buy at the big box stores. She is offering one custom piñata valued at $75 or less.
Nature’s Baby Basket is a locally owned shop in Calgary, AB. They focus on providing natural, green, and local products with a focus on accessibility, education, and support. They are giving away a Colibri bag filled with Canadian-made goodies for mom and babe. Retail value $48.
True North Slings are high quality linen baby carriers made by Canadian parents. With a modern and minimalist aesthetic, True North Slings are designed to fit with your personal style while keeping your baby cool, safe and close. From newborns to toddlers our ring slings are perfect for parents who want to create a special bond with their little one while having their hands free. Our ring slings are compliant with both Canadian and American safety laws. True North Slings is offering one standard weight single linen sling in any of our three lengths. Retail value up to $99.99.
Prize #7: $150 in PayPal Cash
Our final prize is $150 CAD in hard, cold PayPal cash to put towards anything your heart desires. That’s just how we celebrate Canada150!
Win a Made in Canada Prize Package!
Please join us in thanking all our wonderful sponsors. These talented and generous Canadian businesses deserve your support!
Enter to win one of these six amazing prize packages in the giveaway widget below. With all these wonderfully generous sponsors, please understand that there are a lot of entries here. We’ve attempted to organize them and split them into smaller groups to make it easier for you to enter. There are no mandatory follows. All entries after the info-gathering questions are optional. You are not required to do any of them to be entered, but of course the more you do the better your chances of winning. You may win only one prize. Please note that we will verify every entry claimed by the winners. Potential winners will be emailed and will have 48 hours to respond before another winner is drawn.
This giveaway is open to residents of the US and Canada, 18+, and will end on July 10, 2016 at 11:59 pm Eastern. You’ll have two weeks, so feel free to take your time and spread out your entries over the entire time period. Come back daily for your secret word entries, sponsor visits, and tweet entries!
We’ve also given bonus points to anyone who completes all the entries in any one group. It’s our way of saying thank you for supporting us and the amazing Canadian companies who are participating in this year’s event. Have fun learning about all the wonderful natural and eco-friendly businesses here in Canada, and good luck!