All posts tagged: November

One Of A Kind Spring 2011

After having so much fun at the One Of A Kind Christmas show last year I decided to attend the show this spring to find new artists and visit my favorites from last season. Here are some of my favorite new artists/brands, check out their websites for more information and products. Hilary Cosgrove Owls & Alphabet pillows  

One Of A Kind Show

Thanks to Susan Tyndall of O Live PR, I was invited for the media breakfast at this year’s One Of A Kind Show. The breakfast for this event was prepared by students at George Brown College Chef School. On the menu, Scottish eggs, cornflake crusted french toast and fresh fruit salads to just name a few. I loved the breakfast because it was freshly made and presented in a beautiful way and according to other media members “it’s the best media breakfast event”. I agree with them! If you guys have never been to the One Of A Kind Show, I absolutely recommend it. There are booths after booths of talented Canadian artists displaying and selling their beautiful handmade products. It’s the best place to go to find those little special pieces for you or your loved ones. I even loved walking around at the show because of all the beautiful displays I found it a very happy and visually stimulating environment. Tomorrow I’m going back to the show to revisit my favorite booths. Can’t …

PYA Sample Sale

I think I just got my first taste of a real sample sale. I checked out the PYA sample sale (15 Apex rd., Toronto) and I could not believe the craziness that was going on. The prices are great and the shoppers are shopping bags and bags of discounted designer wear such as Like Knitwear, Ted Baker and Earnest Sewn to name a few. Go early and be ready to be creative about parking space (I parked illegally and got a $40 ticket, but was worth it!) and leave plenty of time because the lineups are crazy! Here’s the info you gonna need: PYA Importer – 15 Apex Rd., Toronto M6A 2V6 November 23-25     12pm-9pm November 26          12pm-6pm November 27-28     11am-6pm All cards accepted! Here is the official poster for the sale, click on the image to make it larger! sa