Kes NYC is an independent women’s ready to wear brand and multi-line boutique with two locations in New York, one for on the Upper West Side and the other in South Hampton. Owner Lia Kes has carefully curated the brick and mortar shop to reflect her devotion to beautiful design and quality construction. Her childhood spent growing up in a pioneering community in Northern Israel significantly influenced her as a designer. The stunning orchards and wildlife of her childhood home, as well as the necessity for comfortable, practical clothing, are integral factors in her unique POV. Look for functional pieces with a quiet sense of luxury and beautiful fabrics.
Opening its first doors in Gastown back in 2004, Livestock was primarily known as a footwear store, but now with four brick and mortar locations between Toronto and Vancouver, it has evolved into one of Canada’s top apparel and footwear destinations. Both in-store and online, this is the place to find the latest and most sought-after shoes alongside a range of apparel which is inspired by their roots in art, fashion, music, skate and sport. They are always keeping things fresh and versatile and give customers first access to exclusive products and collaborations. Don’t be surprised when you see a long line of people waiting (even camping) outside the shop when an exclusive drops. So next time you’re on the hunt for some new kicks make sure Livestock is on your list of places to hit up, you won’t regret it.
Easy Tiger Goods
Easy Tiger Goods is a lifestyle concept store based in Toronto. They’ve created a space that connects customers with a cool selection of home goods, apothecary and women’s wear, all made with integrity. With brands like Hendrik Lou, Saint James and Steven Alan up for grabs, it's the kind of place to spend a Saturday drooling over stuff. Now you can do that right here, from your couch.