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Wanted: these Alexandra Wang sandals from Jonathan + Olivia

07/28/14

Wanted: these Alexandra Wang sandals from Jonathan + Olivia

For fashionable and thrifty consumers, you no longer have to wait an entire season to cop that must-have piece, which is a huge relief. What's the fun in buying a pair of half-priced sandals in September?

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Retail Therapy: Mala Go-Tique

07/23/14

Retail Therapy: Mala Go-Tique

Although the Mala Go-Tique only launched last May, owner Lauren Wise and stylist Jordana Belillti have always kicked around the idea of taking their collection of kids and adult clothing on the road.

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Wanted: this Gore-Tex jacket from wings + horns

07/21/14

Wanted: this Gore-Tex jacket from wings + horns

For its tenth anniversary on the local fashion scene, Canadian menswear brand wings + horns collaborates with Japanese outerwear label nanamica for a special, robust, Gore-Tex trimmed capsule piece.

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Retail Therapy: Tucci Armadio

07/17/14

Retail Therapy: Tucci Armadio

There are few destination shops that fashionistas can identify outside of Toronto, but Tucci Armadio in Unionville is quickly gaining a reputation of being the hidden gem outside of Toronto. Owner Lucia Tucci has created a warm and welcoming atmosphere backed by a strong list of brands that she not only promotes, but personally loves.

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Toronto Home of the Week: A grand residence on Arnold Avenue

07/15/14

Toronto Home of the Week: A grand residence on Arnold Avenue

With a grand, two-storey foyer to greet you, as soon as one steps into 124 Arnold Avenue you know you are stepping into sheer elegance.

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Wanted: this embroidered white dress from Band of Outsiders

07/14/14

Wanted: this embroidered white dress from Band of Outsiders

Few things go better together than sunshine and white cotton dresses. Band of Outsiders is a label that knows a thing or two about classic and effortless clothing. Starting out in L.A. as a menswear line, Band of Outsiders soon branched out into womenswear, with a focus on well-made, classic American apparel with a twist.

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Retail Therapy: Wish List YYZ

07/10/14

Retail Therapy: Wish List YYZ

Ramy Sellouk, owner of Mount Plesasant’s Wish List YYZ, admittedly has more of a love toward women’s fashion than men’s.

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Home of the Week: The holy grail of horse farms

07/08/14

Home of the Week: The holy grail of horse farms

The 155th running and first event of the Canadian Triple Crown series, the Queen’s Plate, was just held at Woodbine Racetrack last weekend. If you were suitably impressed, and are now clamouring for a career in the ponies, one way to get there is to buy a horse; one way to increase those odds is to buy a horse farm and have many.

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Wanted: this summer-ready oxford shirt from General Assembly

07/07/14

Wanted: this summer-ready oxford shirt from General Assembly

Dressing for the office in the summer is a huge headache. Try as you might, there’s just no easy way of maintaining decorum in the workplace and not be drenched in sweat in the hot summer heat, but that’s where Brooklyn’s General Assembly comes in.

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Retail Therapy: Gilding the Lily

07/03/14

Retail Therapy: Gilding the Lily

Los Angeles–based celebrity stylist Annie Jagger has found her life’s work in taking things that are beautiful and making them striking. Jagger’s clients include Bradley Cooper, January Jones, Vanessa Hudgens and Anna Faris. Instead of opening a shop in Los Angeles, Jagger decided on Toronto’s Distillery District.

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