March 16, 2022.

Celebrating their businesses + stories.

This past International Women’s Day, was a global day celebrating the achievements of women world-wide. There are several unique woman-owned and run businesses—right here in the Leduc region that we want to highlight. Be sure to stop by one (or all!) of these amazing, local gems and feel great about supporting women in business!  

Saradee Boutique 

Owner: Jessica Frank
Location: 4726 50 Ave, Leduc

Saradee Boutique is a lifestyle shop that brings a curated selection of modern apparel and stylish accessories to Leduc. From women’s clothing, gifts, and personal care items to bags and accessories, Saradee Boutique has everything the modern woman could ever need to live their most stylish life. The boutique offers two types of private shopping experiences for you and a few friends that will leave you all feeling pampered and dressed to the nines.

Farm Fresh Florals

Owner: Jen Gruninger
Location: 48446 Range Road 23, Sunnybrook

The farm, located in the Southwest of Leduc County, provides seasonal and local florals and a unique outdoor venue for events and photography. The flowers aren’t only grown with passion, but are harvested the day before or the same day of your event. When you visit the farm, you visit their home, where they have poured their hearts into creating a space for people to gather, learn and be inspired by the beauty and nature around them.

Owners: Bonnie-Jean McAllister, Coreena Kornel, Bonnie Belzevick, Sherry Allies
Location: 5013 50 St, Beaumont

The team is always excited to share their love of local, handmade artists, and artisans with you. They bring you an exceptional shopping experience, proudly connecting you to the Makers you love. With new products arriving weekly, you’ll find a variety of local, handmade items that would make great gifts. With a mindset of always giving back, they’re committed to the continued support of local charities & businesses.

Owner: Elizabeth Sousa
Location: 5210 50 Ave, Leduc

Freshly Baked Goodness You Can’t Resist! Prestigio Bakery & Bistro provides a delightful European bakery experience by inspiring a culture of pride and satisfaction in their workplace. You’ll find the tastiest baked goods in this delightful bakery such as the Tiramisu, carrot cake, or specialty donuts that are served fresh daily. From warm and fluffy to decadent and dreamy, you will find the most delicious treats imaginable!

The Whitewood Barn

Owner: Chris Ricke
Location: 25016 Twp. 483, Millet

The Whitewood Barn wants to help create a lasting memory for you and your guests. Their focus is on building community and recognizing the local talents. Whether it is a family reunion, wedding, or corporate event the Whitewood Barn is available to you. Just 10 minutes from the International Airport, this venue is created to be a one-stop shop. Whitewood features spacious views with acres of sprawling spruce trees, wood burning fireplaces, and an exclusive reception space. Your wedding day dream!

Urban Whyte

Owner: Karen Whyte
Location: 112-17 Athabasca Ave, Devon

Urban Whyte is spacious but charming and showcases over 40 talented artisans including home décor, bath & beauty, clothing, gift cards, and accessories. You’ll always find a workshop available to channel your inner creativity! There are several DIY supplies to choose from or you can subscribe and receive your Create@Home Kits. Join their Create@Home Facebook Group for weekly live videos full of tips & tutorials

Calmar Bakery

Owner: Heather Ridderikhoff
Location: Box 120, Calmar

Working with local suppliers to source the freshest and most authentic ingredients, their goal is to make your tastebuds happy! Dedicated to kickstart your morning with their warm, famous donuts, fresh bread, and a cup of hot coffee! Whether you’re craving savory or sweet, Calmar bakery will satisfy your need.


We are dedicated to uplifting women and honoring their achievements and businesses. Are you planning on visiting the area or wanting a day out to shop? Be sure to stop by one of these amazing, local gems and share your photos with us on social using #DiscoverLeducRegion + tell us about your experience!


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