Mother’s Day Gifts to Make Mom Shine


Mama, mom, mother, there’s dozens of names for this caring parental unit. No matter what you call them, you want to say thank you for all their care and sacrifice. Show them some love with beautifully made jewelry by designers who care about their craft, as if they were their own kin.



Now Trending… 6 Must-Have Tops for Spring


There’s thousands of indie designers and brands tearing up the fashion world with their distinctive detailing and innovative methods of creating ethical clothing. If you need help wading through the internets, I did all the dirty work for you and I’m reporting for duty.

Reporting the latest mens’/womens’ runway trends for spring, here are the must-have tops you need to blossom into spring (minus the florals).



Boi, Oh Boi! Gift Guide For Andro Underthings


If you’re shopping for your alluring lover who feels strong and sexy wearing lace and mesh, I got a gift guide for that. But what if your beau feels sexy in other ways? In the bedroom, gym, and beyond, they prefer their bootys with a bit more coverage (there’s no doubt they pull it off flawlessly). And when they strut their stuff in a sports bra (and looks damn good in it too!)

Lovingly made by indie designers that understand how to make your bae comfy, here are heyjustjei’s top Valentine’s Day picks for every andro’s underthings.

Valentine’s Day Gift Guide: Canadian-Made Lingerie


Canada is well-known for our love of poutine, hockey, and great manners (thanks for thinking of us). We may not be the first country you think of for sensual lingerie, but these designers will prove that our lingerie can be just as sweet as our maple syrup.

With Valentine’s Day around the corner, you still have some time to order some decadent lingerie for your someone special. Your beau might appreciate these beautifully made intimates by these skilled Canadian designers.

But romantic lingerie is one of those gifts you absolutely don’t buy without consulting your giftee! Picking out something together is just half the fun, sit down together and enjoy a feast for your eyes (and the senses).


DIY Ideas to Try For the New Year!


The New Year is often a time for people to self-reflect and grow. It’s a time for open minds to learn new things, crafty hands to practice a new skill, and maybe check a thing or two off the new bucket list.

If you need some ideas and inspiration, HJJ has 5 ideas to try for the New Year.

Top HJJ Posts in 2015


2015 was an absolutely crazy year for HJJ! Though we just started this summer,


Here are the top posts for 2015! Included in this best of is a combination of posts that are best received by you, most memorable to write, and most informative that could be referenced anytime.

What are some of your favs?

Gifts under $50 for the foodie fanatic


Chop, chop! The festive season is coming to it’s end soon, though it feels like it just begun. You’re here to thank that special foodie in your life, for all those fresh muffins they baked you when you were groggy, for those gourmet meals they slaved over, and who can forget those infamous biscuits they make when you’re feeling down. Now it’s your serve up some big thank you and love.

If you’re looking for last minute gifts that’ll WOW that special foodie in your life, here are my top 5 gifts under $50 that’ll surely impress them.


alternative gifts for the ethically inclined


It isn’t easy buying gifts for your socially conscious friends. You can’t run to the local mall any old gift with mysterious origins. I know these struggles. You both mean well, but wires can get crossed.

Communication is key, talk to your friends about what ethical direction they want to move into. Suggest any of these alternative gifts to them, and you’ll surely warm their hearts (without stepping on any toes).

6 unique gifts for the leather aficonado


Leather is a tough material, both metaphorically and physically. With it’s supple and versatile nature, designers all over the world are creating very distinct pieces coveted by fashion lovers everywhere.
If you’re shopping for a leather addict who lives for unique pieces to add to their collection, these 6 leathercraft designers will surely have their next fav piece in store.


5 gifts to improve their room (and mood!)


Whether you’re buying a gift for your boo, best friend, or cousin twice removed, the go-to gift to please anyone is a gadget or decor to improve their room. It makes sense, doesn’t it? When you’re not at work or out at play, you’re leisuring at home. And if you’re a homebody that enjoys your cozy life at home, your place to play is your home.

Here are 5 gifts to lift up the spirits of anyone on your gift list!