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Fashion & Style

10 under the radar home decor stores in Toronto

Posted by Natalia Manzocco / May 18, 2015

home decor torontoShopping for home decor in Toronto? Maybe you're planning to hit some of the major design districts - King East, Leslieville, the Castlefield Design District and Rosedale all come to mind - or pay a visit to old standbys like Elte, Umbra, or, uh, IKEA (meatballs = necessary shopping fuel). But if you're looking for a truly unusual piece - or just love to brag about where you bought stuff - then these lesser-known spots are worth checking out.

Here's a round-up of home decor stores in Toronto you might not know about.

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Fashion & Style

10 cheap eyewear and sunglasses stores in Toronto

Posted by Natalia Manzocco / May 17, 2015

cheap sunglasses torontoCheap eyewear and sunglasses in Toronto don't necessarily mean skimping on quality - though, as with anything involving your eyes, you want to exercise some caution. Still, there's often a good deal of markup at play in the optical world (especially where mass-produced Luxottica frames are involved) - and if you know where to go, you might be able to get good service and a cute, well-made pair of specs at a discount.

Here's a round-up of where to buy cheap eyewear and sunglasses in Toronto.

See also:

The Best Sunglasses in Toronto
The Best Eyeglasses in Toronto

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Fashion & Style

The top 10 wallpaper stores in Toronto

Posted by Hannah Greenwood / May 17, 2015

wallpaper torontoWallpaper stores in Toronto offer an array of brands, products, hues and patterns ranging is size and price options. Whether you're in search of simple and soft pastels, bright and bold patterns or customizable handmade wall murals we've got your walls covered.

Here are my picks for the top wallpaper stores in Toronto.

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Fashion & Style

10 fashion stores in Toronto to follow on Instagram

Posted by Natalia Manzocco / May 16, 2015

fashion instagram torontoThere's tons of amazing fashion inspiration to go around in Toronto - as our most gifted photographers, designers and bloggers prove. But Toronto boutiques might run some of the city's best Instagram accounts - after all, if you've got tons of awesome stuff in stock, why not stage a mid-afternoon photo-shoot montage? (I might only have a vague idea of what running a store is like.)

Here are my picks for the top Toronto fashion stores to follow on Instagram.

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Fashion & Style

The top 15 mattress, beds and bedding stores in Toronto

Posted by Hannah Greenwood / May 16, 2015

bedding torontoMattress, beds and bedding stores aren't in short supply in Toronto, but let's be honest, not everyone can be as lucky as Goldilocks when it comes to finding just the right bed. Tastes vary when it comes to finding the perfect place to rest your head at night. Luckily, the city has some great options whether you're on the market for a mattress, a bed frame or some new bedding.

Here are my picks for the top mattress, beds and bedding stores in Toronto.

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Fashion & Style

Party and event rentals and supplies in Toronto

Posted by Natalia Manzocco / May 10, 2015

party rentals torontoParty and event rentals and supplies might be just what you need to make your Toronto wedding, dinner party or blowout bash a roaring success. You might not have a 200-person tent, five dozen Ghost chairs, or a striking-yet-rustic barnwood table lying around, but for a fee, you can make your party as grand as your heart desires.

Here are my suggestions for where to get your party and event rentals and supplies in Toronto.

See also: The top 10 party supply stores in Toronto

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