Welcome to GFTD.

Empowering Women & Small Businesses Across Canada.

Welcome to GFTD, your one-stop-shop for finding and supporting women-owned businesses in your community & across Canada.

Our directory is dedicated to empowering female entrepreneurs and providing them with the visibility and resources they need to succeed.

Whether you’re searching for a local artisan, a unique boutique, or a professional service provider, our directory is the perfect place to start.

So why wait? Shop small and make a big impact. Explore our directory of women-owned businesses and help support the economy, one purchase at a time!

We help you CONNECT with amazing WOMEN-OWNED businesses in CANADA.

Everything you need, all in one place. These women-owned Canadian businesses offer everything from hand-poured candles to magazine-worthy cupcakes to fine jewelry, financial gurus, yoga instructors and life coaches, and the list, literally goes on!

“We’ve made GFTD simple. Easily search hundreds of businesses, save your favourites and visit them in a click!”

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Paperscript Greeting Cards Gift Wrap Art Prints Niagara Falls Ontario Canada

PAPERSCRIPT | Greeting Cards, Wrapping Paper, Art Prints | Niagara, Ontario


Carly is a creative at heart, she designs all her cards, gift wrap and art prints, prints them locally. She believes that snail mail is underrated and that happiness can be found in a heartfelt card. Paperscript is located in Niagara, Ontario. Visit Paperscript on GFTD | Visit paperscript.ca

ATELIER COCOTTE | Canadian Wood Veneer Lighting/Montréal, Québec


Atelier Cocotte’s designs reflect an appreciation for nature and inspire the collection’s silhouettes and structure. Canadian wood veneer is at the forefront of every piece and has become Isabelle’s undeniable creative signature. Made to order. Nature’s Lighting by Design. Atelier Cocotte is located in Montreal, Québec. Visit Atelier Cocotte on GFTD | Visit ateliercocotte.com

Soul Coast Creative, Brand and Web Designer, Vancouver BC

SOUL COAST CREATIVE | Branding & Web Design | Vancouver, British Columbia


Camille is a top-rated branding expert who has a deep passion for design. With a proven track record of helping female entrepreneurs, Camille’s mission is to empower women to fall in love with their brands and feel confident about their businesses. As a skilled strategist, she knows how to create brands that not only look amazing but also convert. Soul Coast Creative is located in Vancouver, British Columbia. Visit Soul Coast Creative on GFTD | Visit soulcoastcreative.com

Christy's Gourmet Gifts small batch shortbread, crunch and chocolate in Burlington, Ontario Canada

CHRISTY’S GOURMET GIFTS | Gourmet sweets, handmade cookies & chocolate
Burlington, Ontario


WHY WE christy’s gourmet gifts

Christy’s is truly delectable. Their seasonal goodies are delicious and adorable, and the shortbread is to die for, especially the Espresso shortbread (my personal favourite). If you are in the Burlington area, you must stop by this beautiful little shop. Shop in-store or online. Check their website for details. Visit Christy’s Gourmet Gifts on GFTD | Visit christygourmetgifts.com

matter company holistic skin care, all natural ingredients, rose hip, aloe, tumeric, baby skin care

MATTER COMPANY | Natural skincare products | Toronto, ON


Matter Company’s all-natural skincare products are gentle, effective, and free of harmful chemicals. They have a great online guide that matches your skincare needs to the right products. I have tried the Heat Rub on my hands when my joints are inflamed; it is so soothing. I love the smell too. 
Their slogan speaks volumes, “THE INGREDIENTS ARE THE PRODUCT.” It is synonymous with the commitment to purity and quality in their ingredients.
Visit Matter Company on GFTD | Visit mattercompany.com


What Friends & Neighbours Are Saying…

“I’ve always been passionate about shopping local and supporting small businesses, but it can be hard to know where to start. The GFTD Canadian Small Directory takes the guesswork out of the equation. I’ve discovered so many fantastic companies through the directory, and I love that I can read reviews and learn more about each business before making a purchase. It’s truly a game-changer for anyone who wants to shop small in Canada.”

– Janet M, Ottawa

“As a small business owner myself, I know how important it is to have exposure and support. That’s why I was thrilled to find the GFTD Canadian Small Directory. It’s a fantastic resource for discovering new companies and products, and I’ve even connected with other business owners through the directory”.

– Amanda W., Wright Consulting

“I stumbled upon the GFTD Canadian Small Directory while looking for local businesses, and I’m so glad I did. Not only was the directory incredibly easy to use, but I discovered several amazing companies that I never would have found otherwise. “

– Lisa D, Vancouver, BC

“Thanks to the GFTD Canadian Small Directory, I’ve discovered amazing local businesses that I never would have found otherwise. The directory is easy to use and constantly updated with new companies.”
– Lauren Levenson, Toronto, ON

Are you a small business owner in Canada?

Are a women-owned small business in Canada looking for ways to increase your company’s visibility and connect with other entrepreneurs?

The GFTD Canadian Small Business Directory is a multifaceted directory, built on 4 fundamental pillars; exposure, growth, education + community.

Whether you’re just starting out or looking to take your business to the next level, the Gftd Canadian Small Business Directory is a valuable tool for any small business owner in Canada.

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