Handmade Alpaca Blankets at Board of Trade Co

Need something to keep you cozy during the cold Autumn season? Board of Trade Co is now carrying handmade Alpaca blankets! Check out their selection of new Fall items at 206 Carrall Street.

New Arrivals at Neighbour

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Neighbour has connected with knit specialists, Harley of Scotland, to reproduce original Neighbour items with a selection of Shetland Wool and Merino Cashmere sweaters. Neighbour is also carrying Our Legacy’s latest collection ‘Official’ and a handpicked selection from Acne studios – a new addition to Neighbour’s brand list this season. Visit Neighbour at 12 Water Street to view all of their new arrivals for Fall.


New Stanley & Sons Fall 2013 at Old Faithful Shop

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Stanley & Sons Fall 2013 items have arrived at Old Faithful! Based out of New York, Stanley & Sons creates American made products that are tough, durable and intended for daily use. View more of their collection here.

Rodney’s Oyster House Sauces now available to take home

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Big news for those who are fans of Rodney’s famous sauces – they are now available for you to take home! Their popular sauces are now selling individually, so you can pick one (or a handful) of your favourites at Rodney’s Oyster House located on 52 Powell Street.


My Big Sister’s Jams at the Portside Pub

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The Portside is introducing a new monthly event ‘My Big Sister’s Favourite Jams,’ bringing some of the 90s’ best and worst dance music. Channel your inner Kelly Kapowski, lace up your Reebok pumps and get ready to dance! DJ Bles-Sed and DJ She will bring you the best of New Jack Swing, R&B and rap girls like from that bygone era. See more details at The Portside’s event page.

Carlo Lio at Shine Nightclub

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Toronto’s very own and Rawthentic label head, Carlo Lio, will be at Shine Nightclub Friday October 11. For those who wish to see the Tech House and Beatport favourite, visit Shine Nightclub’s website to purchase your advance tickets. 


Live Music at Guilt & Co

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Our friends over at Guilt & Co have an exciting lineup of live performances for each day this week. Here’s a snapshot of who’s playing this week:

Monday October 7 – The Resurrection of Folk featuring Bob Sumner & Elliot C. Way

Tuesday October 8 – Pandora & The Locksmiths (Live Burlesque Jazz)

Wedesday October 9 – Jen Hodge & The All Stars

Thursday October 10 ­– The Foundation (Improv Edition)

Friday October 11 – Bella Monde 

Saturday October 12 – Brown Paper Bag

Sunday October 13 – Devon Cayote

For more event listings visit our Events Calendar.