Artisanal little luxuries, with big impact

We believe an object can elevate both beholder and maker. In a world of mass-produced goods, we offer artisan-made home and apparel crafted in fair-trade environments from around the globe. We strive to live fully, slow down to enjoy life’s little luxuries, and choose everyday to create a world connecting maker, owner and earth.

April 27, 2021 2 min read

APRIL 27, 2021

Stockist Spotlight - Stonewaters

Did you know you can find Pokoloko across North America? We’re proud to be supported by and to support small businesses as a small business. Our Stockist Spotlight is a place to share a little bit of their inspiring stories with you…

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Stonewaters

Founded by Mike Gordon and Tim Nokes


How long has your company been in business?

Stonewaters has been in businesssince 1999!

Where is your company located?

Stonewaters is locatedin Canmore, Alberta

What's your elevator pitch - your company summary in a nutshell?

Stonewaters is an always-evolving space that gathers a curated collection of goods, bringing unique, functional and timeless goods to our community and abroad.

 

It’s our goal to give our customers a unique experience and at the same time support independent artists and designers.

 

Locally owned and operated in Canmore, our store it’s a particular mix of antique mountain treasures and modern design objects. Oh, and don’t forget the artisan chocolate and the good tunes!


What inspires you for your product sourcing?

We find inspiration from our surroundings, supporting local makers and creating a unique collection of products.

What's your favourite Pokoloko product, and why?

We can't choose just one, we love them all, but all the team here is loving the socks, the towels and beanies right now.



How long have you been carrying Pokoloko?

We've been carrying Pokoloko since 2018!




What’s a memorable, hilarious or embarrassing shop moment?

Well, we are pet friendly, and we are not saying any names but let's just say that some people's dogs feel more than comfortable in our store to take a nap on the sofas or go to the bathroom when it's cold outside...

 

What style tip would you share for folk using a Pokoloko product?

The Pokoloko beanies and gloves have become the perfect (and necessary) mountain Canmore look during the winter.



Any other information you feel inspired to share about your shop?

We just launched our new Design Studio, in which we create interior design projects for our customers.

 

Furniture is a big part of Stonewaters and our plan for this year is to make it grow even more!


We’re so grateful for Stonewaters and the West Coast & mountain inspiration they share with us.

 

Click here to visit their website for some stunning home inspiration!