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Local Love: Brave Leather has kept Toronto well-belted for 25 years

Tucked in a NoBlo industrial zone, Brave Leather has been around since back in 1992 when founder Scott Irvine got his start hawking belts on the city streets. Fast forward a few years and while Brave also turns out bags and jewellery (choker, anyone?), belts remain the label’s biggest pull.
January 16, 2017

Big Opening: Stole My Heart

A new intimates boutique with a special focus on collections designed by women
January 11, 2017

Local Love: A dress for dreary days that make you want to scream

This hand illustrated face dress is basically Munch’s The Scream in garment form and will tickle your soul during the dark winter months.
January 09, 2017

Big Opening: Avenue Girl

A stylish boutique targeted to adolescents
January 06, 2017

Jeanne has the new gear to get fit and fabulous in the new year

It’s the new year, so what better time to dive into a new athletic routine? Whether you look to Serena or Karen for fitspo, Jeanne’s done the heavy lifting and found some cool looks to get you off to a good start.
January 05, 2017

Shop Crawl: Queen and Spadina’s unique boutiques

Intersection of old and new eschews chain stores for indie shops with style.
January 02, 2017

A cut above: Forest Hill Barber Shop celebrates 85 years

The Forest Hill Barber Shop first opened in 1931, when Forest Hill was a proper village. But to this day, the 85-year-old shop still gives off that old school village vibe. Customers climb into the chair each morning on a first-come, first-served basis, while passersby often pop their heads in to say hello.
December 27, 2016

Upscale Lytton Park enclave means multiple offers

It’s very attractive for families because of the excellent schools that fall into the district, schools like Allenby Junior, Glenview Senior, Lawrence Park Collegiate, North Toronto and Northern. Plus it’s very close to private schools such as St. Clements School, Havergal and Upper Canada College.
December 20, 2016

The Markham model train shop that could

George Olieux first opened George’s Trains on June 6, 1962. Today, the shop is one of the largest and oldest stores in North America offering model trains.
December 19, 2016

Holiday gift guide for the winter runner in Toronto

Holiday gifts for the winter runner in Toronto
December 19, 2016

Gift guide: Give the gift of Toronto civic pride

Gifts that will inspire hometown, or at the very least, Canadian pride.
December 12, 2016

Shop Talk: Worthy of royalty

December 09, 2016

Deck the malls with nine super-stylish Torontonians

We asked eight super-stylish Torontonians to share what is on their gift lists this holiday season. From evocative artwork to jewellery from local designers, here are their picks.
December 08, 2016

Gift guide: What the beautiful people on your list really want this season

We have your holiday giving ideas covered with stylish pieces — many by our favourite local designers or in support of a good cause
December 07, 2016

T.O. Must-have: Zvelle shoes by local designer Elle AyoubZadeh

When it comes to her Zvelle shoes, local designer Elle AyoubZadeh is all about pairing comfort with style, while celebrating her Persian heritage.
December 06, 2016

Big Opening: Icebreaker brings NZ to Queen West

Icebreaker specializes in men’s and women’s performance wear made from merino wool, a natural fibre that provides comfort and durability.
November 28, 2016

Shop Talk: Toronto designer Ellie Mae’s line of fashion-forward jackets is getting buzz

Here the designer dishes on why she focuses on outerwear and what’s next for her line.
November 24, 2016

Big Opening: Maje Paris

On the heels of Yorkdale’s expansion comes Maje Paris.
November 16, 2016

Fashion: The top velvet finds this fall

November 10, 2016

Dream Homes: Midtown modern romance

November 09, 2016