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June Birthstones

June Birthstones

To all the June babies: Happy birthday! June is one of the few months that has three very special stones attached to it. Varying in price, rarity, and look, anyone born in June will fall in love with at least one of their birthstones. PEARL This is the only gemstone created by living creatures! By depositing layers of calcium carbonate around tiny irritants stuck in their shells. Only two types of mollusks can produce the rare lustrous pearls we all love. Known for its healing properties in traditional Asian medicine, the pearl is said to provide a sense of calm...

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Why We Love Lola Hats

Why We Love Lola Hats

The bright sun is out to play and that means we’ve got to be very careful. Sun damage is no joke and although we could never complain about the warmth of its rays, we have to remain protected throughout the summer months. Be smart but make it FASHION. Am I right? Lola Hats is one of our best-selling designers when it comes to fashionable yet practical hats. Most being completely packable and fuss-free, this summer you won’t have anything tying you down… Besides some of Lola’s gorgeous ribbons! With a creative upbringing in Paris and her venture out into New...

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Fragile Beauty

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Fragile Beauty

In Japanese culture, the cherry blossom tree symbolizes life’s fragile beauty. It is overwhelmingly beautiful yet ruthfully short. As the seasons change we wonder how we could have spent months layered under cashmere and wool, gloves and hats, scarves and thermals. It seems like a lifetime ago but so did summer a few months back.  Here we are, the time speeding by and the cherry blossoms already expiring.  It seems like hibernation was a state of being just a few days ago and now the birds are louder, the air is warmer, and the days are brighter.  A sense of...

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Spring Must-Haves

Spring Must-Haves

Although it is inevitable that we would be excited for spring for its mild weather… The truth is, our excitement truly sparks once spring collections start trickling into our storefront. Our best-selling hats begin to flood our store windows, our sunglasses become larger and brighter, and our assortment of hand-picked pieces tend to glimmer a bit brighter in the sunlight, which is seeping beautifully through our windows. Manager and assistant buyer Eden Mitelman selected a few pieces she is most excited about for the warmer weather. “A hat is a must! This season we are seeing bigger brims, luscious ribbons,...

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IZIPIZI Studio Party

IZIPIZI Party Sunglasses Toronto Trunkshow

IZIPIZI Studio Party

The worldwide launch of IZIPIZI Studio featuring the L’Amiral sunglasses, hosted at Archives. Being one of the first retailers to bring IZIPIZI, formerly known as See Concept, to North America, we were honored and happy to host the worldwide launch of IZIPIZI Studio on April 17th. With the first release being the “L’Amiral” line of sunglasses, the brand remains loyal to its comfort, style, and quality. Very limited edition! Get them here Alongside the Export Sales Manager, our team, various influencers, and our loyal clients, we were able to celebrate the fast success of IZIPIZI and our collaboration with them....

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