Shop for the Snow Essentials: The Winter List

We're ready for winter with this list of snow essentials, while shopping with!

Baby it’s cold outside 🎵🎶 It’s winter in Canada and brrr – it’s getting cold up in here. Why not stay home and warm and cozy while get all your holiday shopping done from the couch?

This is the time when we love to stay in and get all warm and cozy. Frankly, it’s the only good part of winter. Here’s the Rakuten snow essentials list to stay warm and cozy indoors, while also preparing for the outdoors (because we can’t stay inside for 4 months).

Snow = Slopes

Preparing to the hit the slopes? Or any other snow-related outdoor activities? No problemo. Check out and for all your gear, as well as Sport Chek for more goodness.

Car Necessities

Whether you need winter tires, rotate your tires, or even just get a tune-up to make sure your car is road safe, visit Tire Rack and 4 Wheel Parts. You can also visit the Rakuten gift card shop and load up on Canadian Tire gift cards to help save more money.

Shovels and More

Clear the driveway of snow with proper shovels or a snow blower at Rona. You can also get pet-friendly salt so your driveway doesn’t freeze over (but don’t forget to be kind to paws!), and any other necessary outdoor needs.

Home Things

You might want to consider getting a humidifier to freshen up the air or small heaters from our friends at Dyson. These will help keep your home comfy and cozy all season long. If you need extra blankets, mugs for your favourite cup of hot chocolate, scented candles, or anything else, Hudson’s Bay has you covered.


Why not pamper yourself while you’re bunkering down? DIY a day at the spa, with your favourites from The Body Shop, Origins and Shoppers Drug Mart.

Head to Toe

Whether you choose to stay in or go out, be sure to outfit yourself accordingly. Get your favourite comfy PJs and slippers from La Vie en Rose, keep your feet warm and dry with UGG and Hunter Boots, and be sure to layer your clothes. Need to keep the cold out? Shop the outdoor essentials like coats, gloves, boots, and more at Land’s End and Patagonia.

Whether you’re bundling up to brave the great outdoors or stocking up to bunker down at home, has you covered with all your winter snow essentials!

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