It’s Official… Whistler Mountain Opens Friday!

The news is officially out that Whistler mountain is opening for skiing and snowboarding this Friday, Nov. 17th! 

In the past two days we’ve gotten over 45cm of snow on the mountain and that number is expected to double before the weekend. This Opening Day and weekend are shaping up to be unforgettable!

We’ve selected some fabulous pieces that will help get you in the mood so you can celebrate wherever you go, both on and off the snow. Pay your passion of skiing and snowboarding tribute by wearing one of these perfectly appropriate designs:

1) Ski and Snowflake Necklace

This is one of our all time Best Sellers – the iconic Ski & Snowflake necklace by Mimi & Marge!


This stunning sterling silver set of skis and a sterling silver snowflake both sit on an 18″ sterling silver chain. You can shop this timeless piece on our website here or come and try it on in our Whistler village store today!

2) Snowboard & Snowflake Necklace

If skiing isn’t quite your thing, perhaps the Snowboard & Snowflake necklace will better suit your passion.


This sterling silver snowboard and sterling silver snowflake by Mimi & Marge also sits on an 18″ sterling silver chain. Kill some time before the mountain opens by trying it on in our Whistler village store.

3) Whistler Mountain Bar Necklace

The Whistler Mountain Bar necklace is one of our all time favourite pieces by Justine Brooks.

Inspired by the epic Whistler Blackcomb mountain range, this bar necklace is sure to win the hearts of many locals and visitors. The hand carved pendant captures memories of the never ending evergreen trees against the snow capped mountains. The detail of carving is so clear, one can almost pick out there favourite ski run!

Bonus: The pendant can be worn two ways!

4) Chairlift Pendant

This adorable little Chairlift pendant by Sporty Jewels truly captures the spirit of skiing with friends!


It would certainly make for the perfect Christmas gift for each of your favourite ski buddies. Get one for yourself too and you’ll all have matching ski-friendship necklaces!

5) More Sporty Jewels

If riding with friends just isn’t your thing… check out these other ski and snowboard designs by Sporty Jewels.
With a Skier pendant, Snowboard pendant, Skis and Poles pendant, and amazing Ski Poles earrings, you’re sure to find something for everyone on your holiday shopping list… and maybe even a little treat for yourself! 😉

We hope everyone has the most fun, fantastic, powdery, and safe Opening Day. See you on the slopes!