Futurelight, The North Face. The North Face: Gearing up for Spring with Futurelight. Posted on Categories Apparel·Buying Guides·CityTags , Leave a comment on The North Face: Gearing up for Spring with Futurelight

The North Face: Gearing up for Spring with Futurelight

Back in October, we were introduced to the future of lightweight waterproof apparel with the Futurelight Collection from The North Face. After years spent trying to develop their own waterproof technology, The North Face finally found a way to rework their membrane to allow air to escape, while completely stopping rain and snow from entering. … Read more ›

The North Face. 90’s Retro Performance: The North Face Extreme Collection. Posted on Categories Apparel·Buying Guides·City·UncategorizedTags Leave a comment on 90’s Retro Performance: The North Face Extreme Collection

90’s Retro Performance: The North Face Extreme Collection

We wouldn’t be surprised if The North Face dug up their latest collection from a time capsule they buried deep underground back in the 90’s. Either that or they’ve found a way to time travel. Whether they’re releasing futuristic new waterproof membranes like FUTURELIGHT or going retro with the Nuptse, they’re travelling through space and time … Read more ›

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Osprey: the Arcane Collection

Urban Minimalism In the adventure backpack world, Osprey reigns supreme. Powerful long-haul carriers; light, technical trekking and hiking packs; transportation solutions of all kinds: Osprey is a sure bet for carrying comfort, functionality and durability.  A less known fact is that Osprey uses their quality materials and rich know-how to create beautiful urban lifestyle bags.  … Read more ›

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Discover Vintage Backpacks by Invicta

Growing up, I loved Invicta backpacks—the beautiful colours, the iconic branded patch on the lid, the overall classic look. I wore it with pride and so did many of my fellow high school students. Fast forward years later, I am thrilled to see that we now hold the Italian-designed packs!  Invicta Backpacks: Vintage Italian Classics … Read more ›

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Asics x Reigning Champ: RCxA Performance Streetwear Apparel

Seen on the feet of leisurely joggers and marathon runners alike, Asics is one of the first names that comes to mind when you hear running. They’ve established themselves as leaders in running apparel and intuitively designed running shoes. Vancouver-born Reigning Champ has been around for over a decade and in that time they’ve managed … Read more ›

Canada, fun, Kids, March break, winter activities. Unique March Break Activities for 6 Canadian Cities. Posted on Categories City·UncategorizedTags , , , , Leave a comment on Unique March Break Activities for 6 Canadian Cities

Unique March Break Activities for 6 Canadian Cities

Unique March break activities with kids is an annual puzzle that gets more complex with every passing season. It’s a dream come true for the little ones but it can stress out parents, especially when the kids go all zombie-mode with the consoles and social media. But as hard as it is to think up … Read more ›

. La Canadienne: Warm and Stylish Boots for Montreal Winters. Posted on Categories Apparel·City·UncategorizedLeave a comment on La Canadienne: Warm and Stylish Boots for Montreal Winters

La Canadienne: Warm and Stylish Boots for Montreal Winters

Born in Montreal, Canada’s fashion capital, La Canadienne pays tribute to its origins with its range of stylish winter boots. Elegant, sophisticated and most importantly warm, their selection has enough to please every woman’s taste. Discover some of our favourite boots to get you through winter in style. Elegant High Boots Nothing compliments a dress, … Read more ›

Arc’teryx, Canada Goose, Kanuk, Mackage, The North Face, Winter. Best Winter Jackets For Extreme Canadian Winters. Posted on Categories Apparel·Buying Guides·CityTags , , , , , 13 Comments on Best Winter Jackets For Extreme Canadian Winters

Best Winter Jackets For Extreme Canadian Winters

Winter is coming. Whether it’s trekking through the backcountry, or taking on snow-covered city streets, Canadians know how brutal winter can be. Ski jackets, winter parkas, bomber jackets, and puffer jackets – whatever the style, whatever the purpose, winter apparel has to keep you warm. Keeping that in mind, here’s our selection for men and … Read more ›

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Canada Goose vs Arc’teryx—the Showdown

What are more iconic Canadian brands than Canada Goose and Arc’teryx? Arc’teryx, born in the Coast Mountains, offers minimalist style and technical performance, answering the needs of athletes and urbanites alike. Canada Goose gives you powerfully-warm urban style forged from polar expeditions up north. Which one to choose? Canada Goose vs Arc’teryx will answer all … Read more ›

Canadian brand, environmental, FIG Clothing, made in Canada, Modal, sustainable, Travel. Sustainability, Comfort, Style—FIG Clothing’s LUG & BEY Modal Sweaters. Posted on Categories Apparel·CityTags , , , , , , Leave a comment on Sustainability, Comfort, Style—FIG Clothing’s LUG & BEY Modal Sweaters

Sustainability, Comfort, Style—FIG Clothing’s LUG & BEY Modal Sweaters

When it comes to eco-responsible clothing, do we really need to look further than FIG Clothing from Montreal? Their initiatives include building relationships with domestic Canadian manufacturers, finding international suppliers who meet their criteria of responsible business, and driving their production chain sustainably. The FIG Clothing Lug & Bey sweaters fit these criteria to a … Read more ›

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10 Best Matt & Nat Backpacks

For the student or the stylish professional, you can’t help but admire the elegance and timeless style of Matt & Nat’s backpacks. It goes without saying that they make beautiful bags, but most of all Matt & Nat is recognized for their vegan designs and use of recycled fabrics. Whether I’m heading into town, travelling … Read more ›

Barbour, Blundstone, Danner, Filson, Fjällräven, Patagonia, Red Wing Shoes, The North Face, Woolrich. 9 Heritage Brands You Need To Know. Posted on Categories Buying Guides·City·OutdoorsTags , , , , , , , , Leave a comment on 9 Heritage Brands You Need To Know

9 Heritage Brands You Need To Know

Heritage brands in the true sense are brands that have stood the test of time. Most have been around longer than anyone can remember and continue to uphold the values that have guided them from the very beginning. Words like craftsmanship and durability are often used to describe heritage gear and apparel because they’re built … Read more ›