Happening this weekend from December 15 to 17, Skypark Weekend Market promises delicious discoveries and gift selections to choose from! Aside from yummy food and pantry-fillers, the market will also showcase inspiring art, local handicrafts, natural made products, unique purveyors, and other gift ideas fit for this festive season.
To get you started with your gift checklist, here are 5 local merchants you can expect at SM Aura's 5th level.
1. Amber Lights Laguna
For those who love sleek scents that come in good packaging, Amber Lights is your gift of choice this season, with their selection of premium organic home fragrances,hand-poured organic soy candles, and other mists, sprays and fresheners that make breathing in air a relaxing thing. They already have gifts sets to make your gift-giving fuss free -- you can get a Trio of 2oz Soy Candle (P660) or a Duo Body Room & Linen Mists (P790) in assorted scents.
2. GMCS Farms
For your favorite vegetarian or resident healthy foodie in the fam, GMCS Farms will delight the tastebuds with their selection of organic goodies that feature mushrooms and chili! Spice up your home recipes with their bottles of Chili Mushroom Paste in Olive Oil and Pickled Oyster Mushrooms, and for pescetarians, use their Tinapa and Tuyo with Mushroom in Olive Oil to make a lipsmacking oil-based pasta, topped with some grated cheese!
If you want something unique to give as a gift and is also all-natural and sustainable, how about an awesome DIY garden kit that could fit even small condo units? Qubo's design and size is minimalist and is a perfect fit for those wanting to grow their own herbs without dealing with all the 'messy' stuff -- gardening is possible even with a tiny space! Each Qubo garden kit (P200 each) comes with easy to read instructions, difficulty level of growing the plant, and the plant's germination, light requirement, maturity, and harvest.
4. Hiraya Bakery
Delicious carbs in all sorts of forms are still a top pick for food giveaways this Christmas, and Hiraya Bakery will serve you their very best selection unique pastries and treats! The folks behind this local bakery love to combine sweet, savory, and seasonal local flavors to create unique baked products. The local love is strong, with products featuring endemic ingredients and fruits that they source locally by connecting with local growers and food artisans. Some of their popular sweets include Chocolate Cerveza Cake, Banana Walnut Cake, Kamias Brownies, Rosemary Caramel Shortbread, Salted Dulce de Leche Alfajores, and Chocolate Mint Crinkles.
5. Super Snacks
You know you've got a bunch of friends who are already beginning to make promises for the upcoming year that they'll start to eat better and healthier -- help them fulfill this resolution by swapping their usual junk food with these healthy and delicious trail mix they can also eat on the go (no excuses)! Super Snacks is perfect too for the outdoorsy person who needs to bring snacks along for their hiking and biking adventures. Choose among 100g trail mixes in Anti Oxidant, Super Energy, Tropical, and Everything-in-it variants.
The Skypark Weekend Market will open from 11AM – 8PM from December 15 to 17 at Level 5 Skypark, SM Aura Premiere, Taguig.