Eva-Katalin via Getty Images. The top 10 runway trends from New York Fashion Week. If an online store falls into any of these categories, or all of them, consider your time wasted — you may as well just go to the mall.
Online shopping has changed the game. With anything and everything suddenly at our fingertips, and delivered directly to our doors, instant gratification is only a quick click away. Now it becomes more about which sites and where to shop.
New Canadian-based e-tailers have been popping up giving us a uniquely Canuk perspective on the digital boutique. Whether it means saving on shipping and duty cross-border costs, finding unique and local treasures or just not having to do mental currency conversions, our list of the best homegrown web stores check off your every need from beauty and baby to home and fashion. A new skincare line offering custom-blended beauty products crafted with organic ingredients and blessed by Canadian Shaman and founder, Mimi Young to help enhance the experience of every user.
A wide range of skincare products including facial cleansers, toners, serums and moisturizers. Founded in , Desiree Girlato is a self-taught jewellery designer and conceptual artist who creates beautiful statement jewellery, featuring cool Arizona sourced stones, for everyday wear.
Statement-making brass and sterling silver necklaces, bracelets, rings and body chains that feature beautiful gem stones. Started by Toronto-based Nicki Podvalej, Curriculum is focused on directional, young designers including some North American exclusives. The shop only sells brands that are relatively new to the scene, moderately priced and have cool factor. Think exaggeratedly long sleeves, sliced skirts and grommet laden mini dresses.
Not only do they design and produce high-quality pieces for men, but also have personal shoppers on standby to answer questions, offer tips and select pieces that adhere to your taste. Modern day men looking for quality and tailored garments at reasonable prices. Embracing the slow fashion movement, Alyssa Lau founded New Classics to bring light to environmental issues and social responsibility often left out of the fashion conversation.
Not Just A Label Based in: Perusing the looks and lookbooks of hidden gem-designers emerging onto the fashion scene out of every corner of the globe. New York; prices listed in U. The curated runway shopping site-cum-nouveau fashion editorial outlet, Net-a-Porter has revolutionized the online shopping experience to the refined prestige and ease of perusing an art gallery. Must-have designer pieces each season, striking gold cuffs this spring, in particular and workout tips for fitting into your splashy denim jeans , apparently.
Kendall Jenner's top runway moments. London; prices listed in Pounds Sterling and ships to Canada. Match the wardrobes of your favourite shoppers by peeking into their finds, then making a few edits to your outfit. A truly social network of shoppers. Plus guest posts by Anna Dello Russo and regular runway livestreaming. Read on for our favourite online outlet and vintage shops Sourced from all over the globe; prices listed in Canadian dollars and ships to Canada.
An oldie but goodie, EBay has been an early online stand-in for that fabulous great aunt who nonchalantly showers us with vintage Chanel that we all wish we could have. The thrill of the hunt and the exhilaration of bidding on vintage designer duds. As with any worthwhile online find, patience and lighting-fast clicking are virtues.
The Outnet Based in: Likely the most vibrant and heady collection of discounted designer goods around. The history of our obsession with denim Online shopping site: K; prices listed in U. A stylish blast from the past, Byronesque curates vintage finds from top fashionable locales and arranges them in delectable editorial spreads, including one inspired by the flamboyant look of Boy George.
Online shopping warriors will know exactly who offers the best shipping and easiest returns. If you're not already in the know, we've compiled some of the best online fashion retailers that offer low-cost or free shipping and hassle-free returns for Canadian shoppers. Online shopping site: AHAlife Based in: New York; prices listed in Canadian dollars and ships to Canada. Our web editor Noah Lehava’s previously well-kept secret, AHAlife is a curated art, fashion and lifestyle e-commerce site curated by global “tastemakers” (the likes of Diane von Furstenberg and Tim Gunn) from all walks of style. Who: Well known fashion blogger Gracie Carroll founded the site dedicated to all things Canadian. Supporting local businesses and homegrown brands, every item hails from the true north. Where: Toronto. For: Patriotic lovers of “Made in Canada”.