Store Hours

Hours vary depending upon the season.
Call ahead to confirm to avoid disappointment
We have Extended hours closer to a holidays


Tuesday, 31 December 2013

Happy New Year

would like to wish you and your family a very
May you have a very sweet 2014. 

Tuesday, 24 December 2013

Christmas Eve hours

Sweet Distractions: Elora's Candy Boutique will be open today on Christmas Eve from 10 am until 4 pm for all of your last minute christmas gift ideas.
Candy makes great stocking stuffers. Candy cane and eggnog fudge, and season flavours of gelato make excellent dessert options for your holiday feast.
We still have many sweet gift baskets available for easy gift giving this Christmas.
Make their Christmas holiday a little sweeter, by picking up some sweet treats at Sweet Distractions candy store, located in the heart of Elora, Ontario at 16 west Mill st.

Monday, 23 December 2013

Last minute Christmas Gift Ideas

Still haven't found that perfect gift for your Hairdresser? Child's teacher? Veterinarian? Dog Walker? Babysitter? or your neighbour?
Come to Sweet Distractions: Elora's Candy Boutique in the heart of Elora, Ontario and check out the many amazing sweet treats we have in stock.
If you cannot decide on what to get, How about getting them a Sweet Distractions Gift Card, so they can come in and let their inner child out and be a Kid in a Candy Store - and pick out what they truly love.

Our Gift Cards can be purchased in any denomination, and come in an elegant and unique card holder.

Treat yourself to some of our holiday fudge while you are here - Eggnog and Candy Cane flavour.

Sunday, 22 December 2013

Fill their Stockings with Sweet Treats

This Christmas, you can stuff their Stockings full of wonderful treats, candies, and chocolates without breaking the budget.
Sweet Distractions: Elora's Candy Boutique has you covered with a huge assortment of candies and treats from around the world, some old favourites, vintage candies, and perhaps some new favourites.

Visit us at Sweet Distractions in the heart of the historic village of Elora, Ontario to get all of your Christmas Stocking items


Last minute Christmas Gifts

This Christmas, give the gift of Candy and Sweetness.
At Sweet Distractions: Elora's Candy Boutique, we still have many great gift ideas that are sure to please everyone on your list.
Eggnog and candy cane Fudge, Cashew Brittles, hand crafted Chocolate treats, and much more.
We also have many amazing Gift baskets all ready for your gift giving made easy.
Be sure to come to Elora, Ontario and visit Sweet Distractions to pick up amazing stocking stuffers and gifts for everyone on your Christmas list.

Saturday, 21 December 2013

Hand Made Christmas Cards

Every Christmas gift deserves a great Christmas Card, and at Sweet Distractions: Elora's Candy Boutique, we have some amazing cards in stock. 

We have a great selection of Hand made cards. Each one is unique and individual just like the person who is giving it. 

Make their Christmas extra special by giving one of these amazing and beautiful Christmas cards that they will cherish for many Christmases to come. 

Due to the one of a kind nature of these cards - supply is limited and availability cannot be guaranteed.

Christmas Shopping Hours

If you are planning on doing any Christmas shopping in Elora, Ontario over the next few days, be sure to stop in to Sweet Distractions for all of your last minute gift giving ideas and stocking stuffers.
We have many great sweet treats, candies, fresh fudge, gift baskets, and soda pop to finish off your Christmas lists.

We are open every day up until Christmas eve for your shopping convenience.

Holiday Shopping Hours

Tuesday, 17 December 2013

Hand Crafted Chocolates

Eva has been really honing her craft at Chocolate making.
She has been hard at work creating amazing and delicious chocolate treats for her customers at Sweet Distractions in Elora, Ontario.
If you have yet to sample her chocolate creations, be sure to come to Elora, and pick up some in time for Christmas.
Eva in Her Chocolate Kitchen
Whipping up a new batch of gourmet Chocolates

Chocolate treats cooling
just one of her Many finished Chocolate treats
 If you are looking for the Finest gourmet chocolates, look no further than Sweet Distractions: Elora's Candy Boutique at 16 Mill St West Elora, ON. Our hand crafted chocolates make perfect gifts for Christmas, stocking Stuffers, and Secret Santa gift exchanges.

Sunday, 15 December 2013

Sweet Stocking Stuffer Ideas

Their Stockings were hung by the chimney with care....

Every child loves to wake up on Christmas morning to find their stocking full of little gifts, sweets, candies, and treats.
Stocking stuffers are a great way to help make the magic of Christmas come alive, and at Sweet Distractions: Elora's Candy Boutique, we have a large assortment of great stocking stuffer ideas.
Wonka candy, hand made chocolates, gumballs, sponge toffee, taffy, and much more. 
Be sure to stop in and pick up all of your stocking stuffer ideas at Sweet Distractions - your Christmas Headquarters. 
various Stocking Stuffers

Wednesday, 11 December 2013

Gift Certificates - a Sweet Christmas Gift

Is there someone on your Christmas list that has you stumped on what to get them?
Take the guess work out of what to get them and get a Sweet Distractions gift certificate - available in any denomination. 
Give them the run of our store with one of our colourful and creative Gift Certificates - which always make a Sweet gift. 

Friday, 6 December 2013

Christmas Party Entertaining - Mooney's Curds & Whey

Mooney's "Curds & Whey" is a wonderful little gourmet cheese and specialty food shop in the heart of Elora, Ontario. Located in the Elora Mews shopping centre at 45 Mill St West, Mooney's Curds and Whey offers a huger variety flavourful cheeses from around the world.  

In addition to gourmet cheeses, they also have a large selection of delectable treats such as Gourmet Olive Oils and Vinegars, jams and jellies, coffee and tea, and so much more. 

Owner Carmen Mooney is happy to create amazing platters of cheese, crackers, jams, and other gourmet treats perfect for all of your Christmas entertaining or gift baskets for Holiday gift giving. Be sure to call to place your order today to ensure you have it in time for your Christmas party.

 Mooney’s Curds and Whey can be reached at 226-384-1941 

Mooney’s Curds and Whey can be reached at 


Thursday, 5 December 2013

Christmas Party Hostess Gifts

Have you been invited to Christmas Parties and not sure what to bring?
Check out our boxes of mixed sweets - they are perfect for Hostess gifts for every party.
These boxes can be filled with your personal selection of treats, and then have them elegantly prepared for gift giving.
At Sweet Distractions, we are happy to work with you to make your Christmas extra special.
Call us today, or visit our shoppe in the heart of Elora, Ontario. A short drive from most cities and towns in southern Ontario.
16 mill St West Elora Ontario 519-846-9918

Tuesday, 3 December 2013

Office Christmas Gifts

If you are having an office Christmas Party or Secret Santa gift exchange, let Sweet Distractions be your first choice for wonderful and unique gifts.
We offer custom made gift baskets in any size to suit your needs. Order ahead and we can handle larger orders as well.
Let us help you make this Christmas one your staff will not soon forget by giving them gifts of distinction and beauty.


Sweet Distractions is Located in ELORA, Ontario - a short drive from Fergus, Guelph, Wellington, Kitchener, Waterloo, Cambridge, Hamilton. and Toronto. 

Monday, 2 December 2013

Twas the Night Before Christmas

The popular Christmas tale of the Night Before Christmas has been given a Sweet twist.
Come to Sweet Distractions: Elora's Candy Boutique and pick up one of these sweet Chocolate gift sets - perfect for the chocolate lover on your Christmas Shopping list.

Sweet Distractions
16 Mill St. West
Elora, ON

Sunday, 1 December 2013

Christmas in Elora, Ontario

Whimsical and fun Christmas decorations available at Sweet Distractions: Elora's Christmas Boutique.
These wonderful little items are perfect for decorating your home for the Holidays.

Come to Elora, Ontario for a truly memorable Christmas experience.

Sweet Distractions
16 Mill St West 
Elora, ON

Tuesday, 26 November 2013

Christmas Gift Cards

Are you looking for the perfect Christmas gift for someone on your list but not quite sure what to get?
Look no further than Sweet Distractions: Elora's Candy Boutique.
We offer a large selection of sweet treats from all over the world which are sure to please anyone on your list. 
If you can't decide on what they would like - why not get them a Sweet Distractions Gift Card - available in any denomination? 
Our Gift Cards are available with handmade Christmas cards to add that extra personal touch. 
Call or come in today to get your gift card today.

Friday, 22 November 2013

Advent Calendars

Count down the days with these amazing and adorable Advent Calendars from Sweet Distractions: Elora's Candy Boutique.
Make Elora your Christmas Shopping destination and create some new holiday traditions with your family.

Advent Calendar

Advent Calendars @SweetDElora
Sweet Distractions: Elora's Christmas Boutique
16 Mill St West
Elora, ON

Tuesday, 19 November 2013

Starlight Shopping Event in ELORA

This Thursday and Friday November 21st & 22nd, get a head start on your Christmas shopping by visiting the Historic Village of Elora, Ontario
Between 5-9 pm on both nights, the shops and restaurants of Elora will be holding their annual Starlight Shopping Event. There will be great discounts, give-aways, treats, and events to delight everyone in your family. 
Elora has an amazing blend of distinctive shops that carry a variety of unique and one of a kind items that are sure to be a hit with everyone on your Christmas list. 

This radio commercial was made by Elora BIA member Terri - owner of Sweet Trash Vintage Salon - at 65 Metcalfe St in Elora, Ontario

Sunday, 17 November 2013

Starlight Shopping in Elora

Get ready for Christmas with Starlight Shopping in Elora, Ontario.  
Thursday November 21 and Friday November 22nd, the shops of Elora will be open late with many great deals, discounts, treats, and special events to get you in the Christmas spirit. 

Fred from the Elora, BIA  and owner of Pariscope & Provence Soleil made this great radio commercial to show the benefits of doing your holiday shopping in the shops of the Historic Village of Elora

With so many unique stores, galleries, and artisans  located all in one village, you are sure to find something for everyone on your Christmas list.

Friday, 15 November 2013

Corporate Gift Giving this Christmas

This Christmas, reward your staff for all of their hard work this year, by giving them a unique gift basket from Sweet Distractions: Elora's Candy Boutique.

What better way to show your staff how much you appreciate all they do for your company throughout the year than with a sweet treat that they can share with their family and friends? 

Whether you have a staff of 2 or 2000, let the staff of Sweet Distractions create special gifts that show you care. 

We can work with you to match a corporate look, colour scheme, a mix of classic items, or particular favourites. Let us help you design the perfect Christmas gift for everyone in your company. 

mini gift baskets

Stocking Stuffers

* Gift Certificates to Sweet Distractions are also available in any denomination.