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VERSACE Black Leather & Neoprene High-Top $1600.00 CAD SSENSE.COM The latest Versace Black Leather and Neoprene COMMONHigh PROJECTS Top Sneakers are a must-haveCLASSIC for this winter season. LACE-UP SNEAKERS Featuring perforated leather paneling, a customized $563.00 USD lace-up closure, twin Velcro straps embossed with the Versace logo, and a treaded black andCOMMONPROJECTS.COM white rubber sole, theseThese sneakers are comfortable and stylish. blue leather lace-up sneakers from Common
Projects are a bright and classic addition for your wardrobe this spring! The light blue leather style adds a bright and unique flare for any casual ensemble.
GROOMING ACQUA DI PARMA Blu Mediterraneo Italian Resort Purifying Facial Toner $80.46 CAD ACQUADIPARMA.COM The Blu Mediterraneo collection by Acqua di Parma will take you to the breath-taking beauty of Italy’s coast after just one spritz with the new Taormina fragrance. The fragrance is infused with fresh citrus, petitgrain, aromatic basil, and at the heart - black pepper and lavender for a spicy and sparkling experience.
MOLTON BROWN Deep Clean Face Scrub $35.40 CAD MOLTONBROWN.COM Crafted with African whitewood extract to tighten your pores and dissolve excess oils while jojoba wax beads get rid of dirt and target blackheads as well as ingrown hairs, Molton Brown’s Deep Clean Face Scrub is one thing that you’ll want a part of your daily routine.
ARMANI Code Colonia Eau De Toilette $89.00 CAD 1.69 oz, 50ml ARMANI-BEAUTY.CA Armani Code Colonia encompasses the elegance of a man who knows how to wear his clothes with a discreet, casual ease. It has a simple composition, and is easy to wear while exuding a rare elegance. The scent combines citrus and floral notes with sage, and orange blossom.
RITUALS Samurai Bath 13,50 EUR RITUALS.COM Enriched with natural extracts, this luxurious bath foam refreshes, cleans, and softens your skin while organic bamboo and wakame help keep you feeling relaxed.
H OARS +ALPS Natural Deodorant $12.00 USD Per 2.6 oz OARSANDALPS.COM Oars + Alpsâ€™ new natural deodorant will absorb all odors while maintaining a fresh, natural scent and nourishing the skin. This powerful natural deodorant is perfect and non-irritable for all skin types and is travel friendly.
ELYSIUM Basis Metabolic Repair & Optimization $40.00 USD ELYSIUMHEALTH.COM This supplement is designed for long-term use to promote healthy aging on the cellular level by increasing NAD+ levels, an important coenzyme that helps our bodyâ€™s function as we get older.
JOHN VARVATOS Artisan Blu Eau De Toilette $89.00 USD JOHNVARVATOS.COM Get lost in crystal blue waters under the warmth of the sun with John Varvatos Artisan Blu. The citrus fragrance will have you feeling like you’re on the saturated, vibrant seaside lost in the Mediterranean summer. Go on and plunge into the azure sea with this summer fragrance from John Varvatos.
Le Temps Perdu Eau De Parfum 190.00 EUR Per 100ml SALLE-PRIVEE.COM Salle Privée’s new Eau de Parfum, Le Temps Perdu is a beautifully layered combination of amber, musk, and a hint of ambrette seeds absolute. The fragrance holds warm notes that create a unique, alluring and addictive scent.
IMPERIAL BARBER GRADE PRODUCTS Freeform Cream $24.00 USD IMPERIALBARBERPRODUCTS.COM Get effortless summer hair with this Freeform Cream. This cream dries light and wonâ€™t weigh hair down while also strengthening and moisturizing hair follicles for a thicker, stronger appearance. This water-based product applies smoothly and rinses out easily for no product build-up which makes hair look heavy and greasy.
ACQUA DI PARMA Revitalizing Face Serum $145.00 USD ACQUADIPARMA.COM This non-greasy, fast absorbing, ultra lightface serum spreads onto skin evenly and allows the ingredients to get into the deepest layers of your skin to restore strength and thickness. Just a few drops of Acqua Di Parma Revitalizing Face Serum makes the complexion look smoother and firmer minimizing flaws, reducing wrinkles, and evening the texture of your skin for the look of incredibly revitalized and bright skin.
COMME DES GARÇONS Blue Cedrat Eau De Parfum $131.00 USD Per 100ml COMME-DES-GARÇONS-PARFUM.COM The latest eau du parfum from Comme Des Garcons delivers a unique combination of Virginian cedar wood mixed with metallic rose and a zesty, bitter quinine accord.
JOHN ALLAN’S Matte, But Never Dull $25.00 CAD BARNEYS.COM Keep you hair in place all day with John Allan’s Matte, But Never Dull. This pomade is lightweight and water based, and will give your hair detail without the shine providing separation, direction, and a light, flexible hold.
BARNEYS NEW YORK DOUBLE-MONK-STRAP SHOES XO $405.00 USD BARNEYS.COM These classic suede double-monk-strap shoes are exclusively a Barney’s design and creation. This Barney’s New York design suede shoe comes in a brilliant navy blue or brown.
PHILIPP PLEIN’S WALLET “TIRANA” $356.00 USD PLEIN.COM
The “Tirana” Wallet by Philipp Plein comes in four colors: black, red, yellow and HAROLD’s personal favourite, blue. The blue leather wallet is designed with metallic silver on the inside to match the signature silver logo on the bottom right hand side of the wallet. If you’re looking for a new wallet this year look no further, this one is perfect.
STELLA MCCARTNEY BONDED TRENCH COAT $2,877.00 USD FARFETCH.COM Stella McCartneyâ€™s new cotton navy blue trench coat features a classic collar and is bonded across the front. The Bonded Trench Coat is a unique and stylish addition for your Spring/Summer wardrobe collection this year.
KOMONO WINSTON SUBS SILVER BLUE $119.95 USD KOMONO.COM
This watch is an update on the classic aesthetic of the Winston with a small sub dial, adding more function to the design and counts down every second. Its minimalist design is complimented by the navy blue and silver accents and makes it a great watch for everyday wear.
THOM BROWNE STRIPED COAT $5,094.00 USD THOMBROWNE.COM This navy cotton coat is embedded with Thom Browneâ€™s signature red, white and navy blue stripe. The classic stripe adds character and color to the basic navy overcoat, making it a perfect addition for their spring collection.
HENDERSON BARACCO SABATES SLIPPERS $395.00 USD LYST.COM These Henderson Baracco suede slippers are simple and elegant. The navy blue suede and leather Sabates slipper is a perfect addition to Henderson Baraccoâ€™s Spring/Summer 2017 collection, and a must have this year.
MAISON MARGIELA MEN’S REPLICA APPLIQUÉD-SUEDE SNEAKERS $609.00 USD LYST.COM The perfect combination of retro aesthetics and modern comfort, these Suede Sneakers are inspired by men’s sport shoes from the 70’s. Featuring the brand’s signature unconventional embellishments, the sneakers are crafted from bright blue suede and given an avant-garde touch with white duct tape.
JUNYA WATANBE COMME DE GARÇONS DENIM JACKET $1,295.00 USD FARFETCH.COM Junya Watanabe Comme Des Garçons men’s cotton denim jacket is stylish and comfortable. The dark denim and leather combination is fresh and stylish for this season.
LA ROSE PARIS NAVY PANAMA $220.00 USD LAROSEPARIS.COM Handmade in France, this classic Panama hat adds a touch of casual elegance to any vacation outfit. The hat is unlined, giving it a lightweight feel, and adds a little color with the navy ribbon. Pair the Panama hat with a short-sleeve printed shirt and casual shorts.
GLOBE TROTTER SUITCASE CRUISE 33 EXTRA DEEP SUITCASE $1,610.00 USD GLOBE-TROTTER.COM Travel in style with Globe Trotter’s Cruise 33” Extra Deep Suitcase. The suitcase is handcrafted from royal blue Vulcan Fiber and features navy leather handles, corners and straps. The contrasting shades of blue pair nicely together, creating a bright and stylish bag for your next adventure.
PHILIPP PLEIN BLAZER “SECRET” $1,785.00 USD PHILIPP-PLEIN.COM
Philippe Plein’s “Secret” blazer is the perfect pairing for your next outfit. The blazer is designed with contrasting inserts and the iconic brand’s signature across the back.
SALVATORE FERRAGAMO BACKPACK IN BLUE MARINE $2,500.00 USD FERRAGAMO.COM
Donâ€™t worry about not having enough space in your pockets to carry all your on-the-go essentials; this Backpack by Salvatore Ferragamo is perfect for that. The deep blue soft calf leather backpack not only features stylish black accents but also has a large main compartment along with a two smaller front pockets allowing you to keep your items organized.
S TOM FORD MID-LENGTH PRINTED SWIM SHORTS $750.00 USD TOMFORD.COM These mid-length swim shorts are retro-inspired with bold and gnarly tones. The Italian-made shorts are cut from a quick drying shell and feature adjustable waist tabs for a personalized feel. Rock them at the beach or poolside during your vacay.
LUIS MORAIS YELLOW GOLD SKULL OUTLINE DOUBLE WRAP CORD BRACELET $170.00 USD LUISMORAIS.COM This simple bracelet is the perfect accessory to any outfit. The navy blue cord gives it a little bit of color while still keeping it neutral and the gold accents with the skull outline add a little warmth and character to the simple piece.
RIVIERA SUNGLASSES $530.00 USD MODAOPERANDI.COM These vintage aviator style inspired Garrett Leight sunglasses are designed with the classic etched bridge and Southwestern pattern filigree. They have a tailored and rectangular fit perfect for medium to large sized faces.
THE 13 HOTEL
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The 13 Hotel is the perfect spot for those seeking the highest form of luxury travel. The Baroque-inspired palace is equipped with 200 spectacular villas, a 24-hour butler service, a one-of-a-kind, invitation-only L’Atelier boutique, a six to eight seats Roman Bath, and Rolls-Royce Phantom chauffeurs. The exclusive gold doors to this magnificent hotel will be opening Summer 2017, and ‘the refined and the remarkable’ that will test the hotel won’t regret their stay.
Located in Macau, China, guests will sleep under Baroque-style headboards of the velvet-canopied beds and bathe under art-covered ceilings lit by the breath-taking stained glass faĂ§ade that hides the rains shower. The invitation-only Lâ€™Atelier will give guests the chance to buy bespoke and limited-edition products from exclusive luxury brands. The 13 Hotel is the most luxurious and expensive Hotel. With villas measuring up to 30,000 square feet, your getaway at the 13 will truly be refined and remarkable.
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CERESIO 7 GYM & SPA
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The Ceresio 7 Gym & Spa is the most luxurious and exclusive gym imaginable. Located in Milan, Italy, the Ceresio 7 offers the most exclusive and rich athletic experience youâ€™ll ever have in one of the most luxurious cities in the world. Ceresio 7 is devoted in promoting wellbeing, positivity and balance training for members, all to ensure the best results in accordance with the memberâ€™s health. The Gym & Spa have introduced a new approach regarding fitness, inspiring both members and potential future members with a path of positivity, aesthetics and the psychophysical.
The Ceresio 7 offers a variety of programs that help prevent and deal with different sorts of pain, such as the Medical Area, offering physiotherapy and rehabilitation. Along with the Medical Area, Ceresio 7 offers a Metabolism & Nutrition area offering metabolic analysis and consultations for its members in order to help achieve a balanced state in the body and allowing for faster and more improved fitness recovery and performance. The Beauty Spa & Wellness are devoted for relaxation featuring a pool, whirlpool, Turkish bath, and sauna, as well as beauty and massage treatments. Join Ceresio 7 as a group or enjoy a private session with a professional trainer at one of the most glamorous and upper scale gyms.
BODYISMâ€™S CLEAN AND LEAN MALE TESTO POWERFUL DAILY FORMULA $83.00 USD MR.PORTER.COM
Packed with high protein ingredients, amino acids, and nutrient rich antioxidant extracts, the Male Testo Powerful Daily Formula helps repair and create lean muscle, improve bone density, raise the immune system, and optimize energy levels making it perfect for pre or post training.
APPLE WATCH NIKELAB $370.00 CAD NIKE.COM
The Apple Watch NikeLab offers the same features as the Apple Watch Series 2, such as the built-in GPS and water resistant technology but on a brighter and lighter form. The watch is equipped with the exclusive Nike watch face and is paired with a light bone/black band and Space Gray body. Itâ€™s the perfect gadget for the summer!
THE AAJA HOTEL
AAJA HOTEL IN OMAN JABAL-AKHDAR.ANANTARA.COM
Located in the rocky contours of the Saiq Plateau on Omanâ€™s Green Mountain, the Anantara Al Jabal Al Akhdar Resort sits 2000 metres above sea level; making it the highest five star resort in the Middle East. Omanâ€™s artistic culture, as well as the regions ancient forts and mountains, are captured through the architecture, which seamlessly blend the elements with world-class accommodation and facilities.
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BELL FCX HELICOPTER
Finally thereâ€™s a new concept helicopter for the future incorporating cutting edge technologies, making it a safer and more efficient way to fly. The new technologies include a new hybrid propulsion system, an anti-torque system, and quieter, rotating rotor blades. The fully individualized systems in the cabin make it easy for passengers to catch on daily news, take a video conference call, chat with other passengers, or relax with a movie or music. The use of new materials make this helicopter lightweight which cuts down on fuel costs making it a more efficient way to travel. To learn more about the FCX-001 make sure to visit their website for more details and updated production details.
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CEMENT FACTORY RICARDOBOFILL.COM
Spanish architect Ricardo Bofill has outdone himself with this Cement Factory Conversion. Who would have thought that the ruins of a run-down 19th century Catalan factory could be transformed into a beautiful space for leisure and work? The large estate is made of four parts, Ricardoâ€™s studio, La Cathedral, the gardens, and the residence, and each space has been converted to host a new function while maintaining the authentic concrete exterior of the building.
The direct contrast between the interior’s soft, modern design against the exterior’s original brutality has created a work of art. The Cement Factory has been transformed into a beautiful and leisurely residence, the vastly open spaces offer a welcoming touch and the soft décor creates a sense of security and comfort.
YABU PUSHELBERG RUA IPANEMA LOUNGE CHAIR PRICE MAY VERY AVENUE-ROAD.COM
Take a seat in the Rua Ipanema lounge chair designed by Yabu Pushelberg. With a walnut veneer base, this swivel chair available in fabric or leather is comfy and stylish enough to be a part of the office or home.
SIMON FORGACS MONO LAMP 119 EUR MONOLAMP.HU The vivid colors and geometric shapes of the Mono Lamp were inspired from the test cards on TV screens. The test card design of the Mono Lamp adds a nostalgic feel to the product and the era of TV history. The Mono Lamp is a great inclusion for your home, place it anywhere and see how it adds wistfulness to your life.
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SUPERHOUSE BY MAGNUS STROM CONCEPT SUPERHOUSE.ME
There are no better words to describe this jaw dropping home concept by Magnus Strom; the Superhouse name does it enough justice already. The Superhouse will be your safe haven. The architectural simplicity and elegance of the Superhouse is only part of the appeal and the unique house will connect you with the contemporary environment. The Superhouse is curating a lifestyle, and frames it as your own. Only 30 Superhouses will be created around the world as a means to entice clients with the exclusivity of the home.
This fictional house is set in the Mediterranean and does feature a large swimming pool, outdoor fireplace, and a descending spiral staircase from the main floor to the semi-outdoor ground floor. The Superhouseâ€™s interior is designed and decorated with a circular theme, and the spiral staircases cascades down from the center of the home through a large circular opening. Magnus Strom has developed the true guide to luxurious living with the Superhouse. With your own private dock and magnificent views, the Superhouse will leave you speechless.
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BMW NINE T RACER
BMW.CA Inspired by the 70â€™s motorsports, the BMW R nine T Racer lets you relive the era of legendary superbikes. Combining retro with modern, the R nine T Racer features white body parts contrasting the darker driving parts, a distinctive half-shell framing, and a slim silhouette. The long wheelbase and low slung handlebars make for a sporty seating position while the high-set, far back footrests make you lean in, ready for an aggressive ride. Meant to be a solo ride, the retrofittable rear frame also gives you the ability to add a passenger, making this motorcycle just as versatile as it is stylish.
NEW YORK SWEETS
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Established in 1986 in Lefkosia, Cyprus, New York Sweets has grown from a small store to the sweet organization with seven stores across Cyprus that it is 31 years later. The pastry shop specializes in various exceptional recipes for homemade cookies, cakes brownies, baked cheesecakes walnut tarts, ice creams and many more sweet delights. Only the best ingredients are used, the unique combinations will leave you wanting more with every bite. Like the unique design and impeccable taste of New York Sweets, the design of the Lefkosia location is breathtaking. The large marble mural of the New York City skyline is displayed behind the sweets counter is perfectly suited for the stores name and design. The modern patisserie has been newly refurbished by Minas Kasmidis, who was inspired by New York Cityâ€™s urban and industrial character. The baked sweets are displayed on a heavy, dark marble counter, offering a direct contrast against the boutiques soft, brown and light pink floors, columns and walls. Photos courtesy of: New York Sweets
GHIBLI S Q4 M A S E R AT I
MASERATIUSA.COM The Maserati Ghibli delivers dynamic performance combined with driving exhilaration in a stunning Italian design featuring clean lines, sculpted forms, and sleek contours that will capture your eyes and captivate your imagination. Truly offering the luxury and exclusivity Maserati is known for, the sedan is also customizable, giving its driver three different leather colors to choose from for the interior as well as having the option of extending the leather to the side panels and armrests. The Maserati Ghibli delivers high performance and driver enjoyment every step of the way.
Your Shape Revealed DR. PETER BRAY MD, MSC, FRCS(C), BOARD-CERTIFIED PLASTIC SURGEON. SURGICAL AND NON-SURGICAL REJUVINATION OF THE FACE AND BODY. DRBRAYPLASTICSURGERY.COM 66 AVENUE RD, TORONTO 416 323 1330
SIR ADAM HOTEL
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Amsterdam has quickly become one of the top places to visit in 2017. With fabulous sights and unique hotels and restaurants, it’s no kidding this historic city has sneaked to the top of Harold’s travel list. On your next visit, be sure to book your stay at Sir Adam Hotel, located on the first eight floors of the city’s ADAM Toren landmark. The urban boutique hotel overlooks the City’s IJ-river and Amsterdam’s city centre, their colorful industrial chic interiors evoke a playful and bright atmosphere.
Sir Adam Hotel contains 108 rooms, a diverse food and beverage options and multi-dimensional public and event spaces. Guests have access to the hotelâ€™s private gym, Studio Boardroom, and The Hub - Sir Adamâ€™s co-working space-meets-concept store and Music Library. Guests can choose from a variety of room and suite options that feature floor-toceiling windows, a personal Crosley Cruiser record player, artwork, and DEAD CLEAN bathroom and spa body amenities.
H TEQUILA MOJITO 4 Mint Leaves 2 oz Tequila 1 oz Agave Nectar 1 oz Lime Juice 2 oz Club Soda 1/4 Lime Put a twist on your classic Mojito and turn it into a Tequila Mojito by switching up the rum to tequila. Itâ€™s super easy to make, requires minimal ingredients, and tastes delicious every time. Grab your glasses and get ready to sip on the drink thatâ€™ll leave you wanting more. LIQUOR.COM Start by muddling the mint leaves in a shaker. Add in the tequila, lime juice, and agave nectar, fill the shaker with ice and shake. Strain the drink into a glass filled with ice, and top it with club soda. For an extra kick, add in some fresh lime slices.
VOLCAN TEQUILA $40.00 USD Per 750 oz. Get out some limes because Volcan Tequila is here and worth every drop! This authentic Tequila is grown in the shadow of a volcano in Tequila Mexico.; the terrain gives the drink a richer and more herbal flavour. The agave Volcan harvest combines the unique flavours of the highland and lowland regions to ensure a rich texture and flavour with every sip. Use it when mixing a cocktail or as a shot, either way will leave you wanting more.
WITTMORE SHOPWITTMORE.COM Wittmore has recently opened its second Los Angeles location in the Arts District of Downtown LA. You can find HAROLD strolling through the modern, new community of shops, restaurants, and living spaces that make up the longest building in Los Angeles and browsing through Wittmoreâ€™s extensive collection of products and brands. Large floor to ceiling glass storefronts welcome in the natural light that floods Santa Fe Avenue and the boutique is designed with monochromatic shades of grey, ultra white, matte black and natural wood, evoking a natural and welcoming aspect to the store.
THE NUE CO. MILK PROTEIN + GUT FOOD, 200G $62.00 USD THENUECO.COM
Made from pure whey protein, Milk Protein + Gut contains all nine essential amino acids and is high in Cysteine which helps improve the appearance of skin and fight the signs of ageing. It is also fortified with probiotics and prebiotic Inulin that help with digestion.
MAVIC Cosmic Ultimate II Carbon-Sole Road Cycling Shoes $340.00 USD MRPORTER.COM The Cosmic Ultimate II shoes by Mavic are designed to make sure all your power goes to the pedals. The shoes are exceptionally lightweight with mesh panels for breathability, arch support insoles help with comfort and stability, and adjustable dials ensure a locked in fit while the heel locks provide maximum hold. Best of all, the shoes come in Mavicâ€™s signature bold yellow.
TUJU.COM.BR Tuju Restaurant in São Paulo has taken the farm-to-table concept to a whole new level. With ingredients from their personal greenhouse garden, Tuju Restaurant has redesigned the concept of local eating. Chef Ivan Raslton Bielawski’s menu is succinct and colourful, with a gracious blend of traditional Brazilian recipes with global tinges. The restaurants design is as unique as Chef Bielawski’s dishes, Vapor 324 Design Studio have created an environment for diners to step right into an open kitchen upon entering the restaurant. Tuju Restaurant celebrates a new generation of the Brazilian culinary experience. With the greenhouse garden just outside the Restaurant, Chef Bielawski is able to incorporate fresh and local ingredients into every dish. One thing’s for sure; the Tuju Restaurant is a must to visit during you’re your stay in the beautiful São Paulo.
BLT SANDWICH STOCKYARDS SMOKEHOUSE & LARDER THESTOCKYARDS.CA Who doesn’t appreciate a good BLT once in a while? Stockyards Smokehouse and Lager in Toronto is home to some of the best BLT’s around.
NUNI 6-SLOT TORTILLA TOASTER $79.99 USD NUNITOASTER.COM Giving you the ability to heat up 6 tortillas in less than one minute without any flipping, the Nuni 6-Slot Tortilla Toaster is everything you want and need. Using the same method as a flat heat source, this toaster will give you the ability to have the same authentic tortilla taste right at home.
RZLBD.COM Located just outside Toronto, local architect Reza Aliabadi designed the ultimate dream house for Julia Francisco Design, her husband and newborn baby. The 6,400-square-foot home is simple and modern on the outside with a luxurious, white, open-concept interior. The south side of the house is covered in 10-foot-tall glass walls overlooking the gorgeous lawn and Lake Ontario waters. Photos courtesy of: rzlbd.com
The house consists of 4 bedrooms, a master suite and guest suite located at either end of the Miesian House, and two small bedrooms hugging the windowless north wall. The floor cascades downward to form stairs leading to the partial basement and also serves as a glam expanse of shag-carpeted stepped seating. But thatâ€™s not all, at the main level, a two-sided fireplace divides the living and dining areas. The kitchen however, is the Miesian Houseâ€™s master showpiece containing an elegant L-shaped Carrara marble counter. The luxurious and simple style of the Miesian House combined with a beautiful view of one of Canadaâ€™s great lakes makes it a real-life dream house.
NOMAD.COM Toronto is running high with high-end restaurants, bars, and menâ€™s clothing boutiques. Located on Queen Street West, Nomad is a refined and aspirational clothing boutique sandwiched between a pub and music school in Toronto. The concrete floors, brick pillars and wood walls are nicely juxtaposed with clean, white drywall. The store itself looks like a piece of artwork, and the store is filled with stacks of designer brands, shaving supplies, footwear and fragrances for Torontonians and visitors alike to explore. The store carries both local and worldwide designer brand names.
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ALO ALORESTAURANT.COM Great food and great service go hand in hand, and that’s exactly what you’ll get at ALO Restaurant in Toronto. Enjoy classically prepared, carefully thought out French food and service with a no-nonsense approach to fine dining. At ALO, the intention is to get back to the roots of hospitality, and make each and every guest feel welcome into the restaurant. With a combined team of experienced chefs from some of the world’s best restaurants, ALO welcomes you.
MENâ€™S GURU Dr. Peter Bray
COSMETICPLASTICSURGERYTORONTO.CA The go-to surgeon for men in the city, Dr. Peter Bray provides a wide range of cosmetic plastic surgery and non-surgical services for men. He offers the most innovative, leading edge and sophisticated surgical techniques and technologies available today. Dr.Brayâ€™s commitment to the safety and wellbeing of his patients, as well as his personal touch separates him in the fied of cosmetic services for men.
HOUSE OF DALLA
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THESETHESERPENTINE.NET The Serpentine was founded in August of 2009 by the innovative Paul Mailing and Stephan George and set its home in Yorkville, Toronto. This concept boutique is a combination of Avant Garde, Rock and Roll, and vintage motorcycle cultures as well as from the ownerâ€™s unique rugged aesthetic. The Serpentine offers a diverse range of products creating a unique shopping experience for the customer with industrial era antiques, custom art murals and fixtures that represents the edgier and darker side of fashion offered in the boutique. The Serpentine carries a variety of designer options from France, Italy and Spain for your choosing. This is a boutique to stop at when visiting Toronto for the weekend.
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PATRIATORONTO.COM If you’re looking for authentic Spanish tapas in the city, we’ve got the perfect place for you! Located on King Street West, Patria offers traditional Spanish cuisine featuring a rotating selection of fresh fish and local ingredients. To pair with their ever-changing menu, the restaurant’s wine list features an extensive number of exclusively chosen Spanish labels.
Executive Chef, Stuart Cameron is the true mastermind behind Patria’s mouthwatering dishes from his specialty tapas like the Pan Con Tomate, to the rich pasta and rice dishes made to share. Patria’s décor also adds to the restaurant’s authenticity, with traditional Spanish paintings and the open-concept design welcomes you in and submerges you into the culture.
THE GROOMED SOCIETY If you need to get your groom on in Toronto Mikka Gia is one of the top barbers to check out at the The Grooming Society! Mikka earned her stripes at the prestigious Toni&Guy studio in Yorkville Toronto, and Original Grooming Experts where her expertise with clippers, scissors, and razor blade have earned her a loyal customer base that followed her into her upscale loft studio, The Groomed Society.
â€œWhen I started flirting with the hustle, failure became my ex. Now engaged to the game and married to success.â€? THEGROOMEDSOCIETY.COM
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HAVEN HAVENSHOP.COM Haven has settled in Corktown, the third location of this Canadian open-concept store is bright and inviting. The clothing in the store is organized by brand, with racks and racks of designer clothing filling the stores two floors. The store is structured with big paneled windows with industrial style, exposed air ducts and pipes creating a loft-like design. Haven is also decorated with various artwork and sculptures by New York-based designer KAWS, giving the store a unique and contemporary style. Aside from menâ€™s clothing, Haven also carries a variety of shoes and accessories such as unique finds by Comme des Garcons and Play x Converse Chuck Taylors. Get lost in Haven and spend an afternoon exploring Torontoâ€™s very own Corktown.
An all new boutique style facility, CrossFit YKV, provides strength and conditioning programs with a dedication to the intensity and commitment of CrossFit to help optimize your fitness potential. Located in Yorkville, the elite, high-level space offers members a retreat full of natural light and the highest quality equipment to train like never before. The space also includes luxurious amenities like separate personal training areas, male and female showers/change rooms, towel service, and private treatment rooms for physical therapy. CrossFit YKV is designed to deliver the fastest, strongest, and healthiest version of you â€“ making it perfect for an elite athlete or someone new to training.
CHRISTIAN LOUBOUTIN YORKVILLE
CHRISTIANLOUBOUTIN.COM Christian Louboutin has taken over Yorkville with a bang! The French luxury brand has recently opened its first freestanding Canadian location in Yorkville’s upscale shopping district. The Toronto flagship location features two floors, with men’s products located on the bottom floor and women’s on the second floor. The brands signature rouge and the architecture of the surrounding area inspired the stores design. The location is another gem added to the upscale retail stores found in Yorkville. The boutique has been a success among luxury shoe lovers in Toronto. Treat yourself to a peak inside Canada’s first freestanding Christian Louboutin boutique and add another pair to your collection.
TNT THE NEW TREND
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TNT THE NEW TREND TNTFASHION.CA TNT The New Trend was founded in 1992 by Arie Assaraf and Carrie Richmond in 1,200 square feet on Eglinton Avenue West in Toronto. Today, they have multiple locations over the city. This store has plenty of upscale and cutting edge fashion for men with over 350 designer labels available including Acne, DSquared2, and Comme Des Garcons. Their Toronto locations are massive with thousands of square feet of urban luxury clothing and accessories. Spanning Toronto and Montreal, TNT The New Trend is the go-to destination for menâ€™s fashions and is well worth a visit when you are in the city.
EXPLORE EAST A REFRESHINGLY EXOTIC TWIST
BOMBAY SAPPHIRE® EAST GIN, INFUSED WITH CRISP THAI LEMONGRASS AND SPICY VIETNAMESE BLACK PEPPERCORN, WILL TAKE YOUR SENSES ON A JOURNEY UNLIKE ANY OTHER.
BE BRILLIANT AND INSPIRED. PLEASE DRINK RESPONSIBLY. BOMBAY SAPPHIRE EAST IS A REGISTERED TRADEMARK. GIN – 42% ALC. BY VOL.