442 McAdam Goes Compact for Fall 2010

The first thing I noticed about 442 McAdam‘s Fall 2010 collection was its compact sized bags, very different from previous collections.  Though the 100% cowhide is still intact, the smaller size intrigued me as a petite person – though I have a few totes, I prefer smaller bags which are more in proportion for smaller people.  The […]

442 McAdam Fall 2010 Launch Event

442 McAdam held its Fall 2010 launch event at Poor Little Rich Girl on Yonge, south of Eglinton on Saturday, July 17, 2010.  Pictured above are two bags from the collection (the Hobette (left) and Chappy (right)) on a table with some refreshments.  More information about 442 McAdam’s Fall 2010 collection coming soon!

Quince: Great for a Light Lunch or Tastey Dinner

It may have been around for a while, but Quince Restaurant on Yonge, south of Eglinton is a great place to relax for a nice delicious meal.  Just far south enough to be away from the buzz that is Yonge and Eglinton, dining at the restaurant will put you away from the crowd – a […]

Chimichanga Yorkville Now Open

Cynthia Cheng   Chimichanga Mexican Grill and Tequila Bar has opened its second Toronto location in Yorkville recently.  Though the location can be hard to find (it’s located at the lower level and can be easily missed without a sandwich board on the sidewalk).  My fiance and I went to the restaurant to test it […]

Blo Opens at the Four Seasons in Yorkville!

The Blo mini-bar opened at the Four Seasons on September 1, 2009

Hair's the Thing For This Mother-Daughter Duo

Blo, currently North America’s only blow dry bar without salon services was founded by a mother and daughter team, Judy and Devon Brooks.  First launched in Vancouver, British Columbia three years ago, the idea came due to the lack of quick, easy and affordable hair services for women (a blow out at Blo is $31). Both women […]

Cozy and Calm is the thing at Chakra

Sonia Minasian Upon stepping into the urban oasis that is Chakra, one of Yonge and Eglinton’s premier Indian restaurants, one immediately feels a sense of calm. The elegant gold and ruby toned décor is striking and the aroma of fresh, spicy fare being prepared in the open concept kitchen – interestingly nestled in the dining […]