5 Rooftops to Spend the Summer on

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We’re here to share a little secret with you: rooftops are in.

Nothing beats escaping the busy city streets, grabbing a drink, some sun, and kicking back with some friends after a long work week, or heck, after a long work day. Aside from basking in the heat of summer, whether it’s a rooftop patio or pool, 10 out of 10 times you’ll get a pretty sweet view of the city too. Continue reading…

Lace up! It’s Time for a Fun Run

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Who doesn’t like switching up their workout routine every once in a while?

Over the past few summers an influx of what people like to call ‘fun runs’ have taken over the world of marathon running, especially here in Toronto. They’re great for less experienced runners or people who just want to get a bit more entertainment out of their 5K. If this kind of thing sparks your interest, there are a ton of awesome fun runs happening this summer that you can still register for. Most of them take place just outside of the city, which is fine, because where else are you going to set up a 5K race full of obstacles, mud, foam, and other obscenities?

Here are five runs that are on our radar this year. Continue reading…

Fall Finds at the Drake General Store

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The Drake General Store is probably one of the coolest stores you’ll find around Toronto, so it makes total sense that they’ve got a location at Yonge and Eglinton. If you’ve ever popped into their shop before, you’ll know that they bring in some of the most funky, unique, and trendy products around that would make any new home look like a million bucks. Since fall is here now, we thought we’d pay the store a visit and see what sweet items they’ve got lined up for the season. These are a few of our faves. Continue reading…

Our Brand Spankin’ New Sales Centre Art!

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If you haven’t had the luxury of visiting our sales centre that’s currently decked out with some brand spankin’ new artwork, you’re missing out. We recently gave our model suite a revamp using artwork from PI Fine Art, a Toronto-based gallery whose artwork is out of this world awesome! The company was founded in 1976 and has been an industry leader in fine art products ever since, with their repertoire including original art, limited edition giclées, custom art, sculpture, wall decor and custom mirrors. Continue reading…

Small & Simple Living in our 395 sq ft Studio

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Looking to keep your living space small and simple?

Living in a studio apartment is great for people who don’t need a lot of “stuff”. Since your kitchen, living room and bedroom are in such close quarters, this kind of unit is perfect if you don’t plan on filling every inch of space with things. There are of course a few other perks to living in one of our studios that you might not have thought of right away too: Continue reading…

We’re Loving: Vortex Records

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You know those really old records your dad has stored in the basement?
Well, they’re cool again.

Although buying records has become trendy (hipsters love records!), there are some record stores that have stayed true to their musical roots over the years. One great example is Vortex Records, a music store that has been open in Toronto for several decades. Continue reading…