15 Unisex Fashion Retailers from Toronto You Should Know About

15 Unisex Fashion Retailers from Toronto You Should Know About

Aug 30, 2012 | One Comment

When it comes to retail, appealing to a single gender seems like a daunting task enough. Although there is a ton of truth to the saying “Men are from Mars, Women are from Venus” there are nonetheless a select group of stores who seem to have mastered the art of pleasing both sexes.

10 Industrial Design Firms from Toronto You Should Know About

10 Industrial Design Firms from Toronto You Should Know About

Aug 30, 2012 | One Comment

Combine one part applied art, one part applied science, two parts aesthetics and ergonomics with a pinch of improved marketability and production and you’ve got the recipe for the fundamentals of industrial design.

21 Design Stores from Toronto You Should Know About

21 Design Stores from Toronto You Should Know About

Aug 29, 2012 | No Comments

Sick of plain and mundane home accessories? So are we. As design junkies, we sought out to find the most eclectic selection of design objects and accessories in Toronto. If you’ve got an eye for style and refined design, you’ll surely appreciate the quirky aesthetic found in each item and discover the unique utility in every object. 

27 Marketing & Advertising Firms from Toronto You Should Know About

27 Marketing & Advertising Firms from Toronto You Should Know About

Aug 29, 2012 | 5 Comments

In a consumer centric world, every company is vying for the attention of every customer. The use of design, marketing and advertising allows companies to differentiate themselves from their competitors and assists in establishing a successful brand.

12 Beautiful Boutique Hotels from Toronto You Should Know About

12 Beautiful Boutique Hotels from Toronto You Should Know About

Aug 28, 2012 | 2 Comments

Born in the 1980’s, boutique hotels gained popularity throughout North America and the United Kingdom with their intimate settings and luxurious facilities. Often referred to as design or lifestyle hotels and as “love hotels” in Japan, they offer exactly that- unique design and lifestyle elements that won’t be found in large hotel chains.

25 Vintage Retailers from Toronto You Should Know About

25 Vintage Retailers from Toronto You Should Know About

Aug 27, 2012 | 5 Comments

Vintage shopping is a resurfacing art and definitely not something enjoyed by everyone. Typically requiring big time commitments and an eye for the tasteful among the tacky, browsing past fashion trends and designer pieces can either be hugely rewarding or simply a huge waste of time.

23 Design Firms from Toronto You Should Know About

23 Design Firms from Toronto You Should Know About

Aug 23, 2012 | 6 Comments

The late Steve Jobs once said, “Design is a funny word. Some people think design means how it looks. But of course, if you dig deeper, it’s really how it works”.

30 Art Galleries in Toronto You Should Know About

30 Art Galleries in Toronto You Should Know About

Aug 14, 2012 | 2 Comments

With a multitude of events getting Toronto involved in the arts, such as Luminato, Nuit Blanche, The Toronto Outdoor Art Exhibit and The Artist Project, it is clear that there is absolutely no shortage of creativity is this city.