We love a good sale (I mean, who doesn't, really?), but we don't necessarily like sifting through a mismatched sale rack of the season's leftovers. This is where Garmentory comes perfectly into play: shop sale items directly from the independent boutiques and designers that you love—without the hassle of feeling like you're digging through a bargain bin. 


We love it when we find shops that are gems off of the beaten path. Located in the quaint neighbourhood of Summerhill/Rosedale area in Toronto, Room 2046 is a multi-disciplinary lifestyle brand comprising of a shop, cafe, and studio. Shopping, caffeine, and culture—what more could we ask for.

ION SHOP SERIES | Lifetime Collective Little Mountain Workshop

Take one of our favourite lifestyle brands and pair it with one of our favourite neighbourhoods, mix in fashion, art and culture, and you have the Lifetime Collective Little Mountain Workshop

TODΔY | Online Shop

Our friends over at TODΔY You Are Special, an independent boutique in Vancouver specializing in contemporary fashion for women, has just launched their online shop and we couldn't be more excited for them.

Drake General Store x Hudson’s Bay

Today, Drake General Store launches their new pop-up store in Hudson's Bay downtown Toronto flagship location at Younge and Queen. Found on Hudson’s Bay’s lower level, the new space will be Drake General Store’s first downtown venture—they already have three other locat

ION SHOP SERIES | Cabin Fever Collective

When Robyn and Alex Harrison first moved to High Park, they would return from long walks with their puppy, Emmet, craving a nice spot to listen to awesome tunes and admire original art with a cup of artisanal tea or coffee in hand. And when they couldn’t find anywhere suitable, they opened their own hybrid retail, gallery, tea/coffee lounge, the Cabin Fever Collective.

ION SHOP SERIES | Lavish&Squalor

Born and raised on inspiring and edgy street fashions, vintage finds, and authentic heritage brand followings, Lavish&Squalor is one of our favourite stores to shop at in Toronto.


Having the notion of launching a new store just four months ago and only two weeks to build, the BOARD OF TRADE CO. crept into the heart of Gastown, Vancouver this past weekend. A concept clothing boutique which offers a platform for creatives around the globe to collectively showcase their work, Eunice Quan, David Lin, and Armin Tehrani open up their second location with the aesthetic of futuristic minimalism.

1: Face Watch

Now here’s something we like: fashion with a heart. Cue 1:Face Watch, the humanitarian project created by branding firm, Mirza Minds, who have designed a unisex modern, sleek and minimal watch, with a difference. Available in in six different colours, these raise funds for six different charities. Buy it in white help fight hunger, black to support cancer patients, pink to help fund breast cancer treatment, blue to help developing countries with environmental issues, red to help children with AIDS and yellow to build wells and provide clean water.

Sitka X Folk X Jesse Williams

Nice little video from Sitka that features artwork by Jesse ION Magazine contributor.

Sitka X Folk X Jesse Williams Skate Decks from Sitka on Vimeo.


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