Toronto's Best Shopping Districts

Local favourites in T-dot’s hottest districts 

Queen West

East of Spadina along Queen West you’ll find more mainstream brands; wander west toward Trinity Bellwoods Park for more of an indie feel.

Jacob & Sebastian

This mecca for beauty addicts stocks international and hard-to-find products from brands like Rahua, Tata Harper and Mario Badescu. 

Mini Mioche

Dress up your kids in style with the Mini Mioche collection of organic, eco-friendly and 100-per cent Canada-made clothing and accessories.

Canon Blanc

Add some ooh-la-la to your ensemble with Parisian-style, European-made and fair trade clothing and accessories for men and women. 


Also known for its bustling restaurant scene, this west-end strip between Dundas and Queen offers a mix of cool hole-in-the-wall vintage shops and higher-end boutiques. 

BYOB Cocktail Emporium 

Stock up on glassware, bar tools, bitters and all your other cocktail needs. 


Drop by for men’s and women’s clothing, shoes, and accessories from brands such as Acne Studios, Rag & Bone and Alexander Wang.

Annie Aime 

Owner Annie Mesenge, a Parisian expat, selects men’s and women’s clothing, shoes and accessories from local and European designers to stock her fashion-forward boutique. 

Kensington Market

West of Spadina, between College and Dundas, this eclectic, energetic neighbourhood is known for its global food scene, vintage stores and shabby-chic vibe.

Courage My Love

A decades-old fixture, this “incense-scented vintage wonderland,” as one local puts it, offers hours of quality browsing for dedicated shoppers. (

Good Egg

This food-centric shop is popular for its kitchenware, tchotchkes and droolworthy selection of cookbooks. 


Stretching along Queen Street from Broadview to Coxwell, this family-friendly neighbourhood is known for its vintage furniture shops and casual eateries.


This perennially popular shop offers a constantly updated selection of vintage furniture finds with a specialty in mid-century modern and Scandinavian designs.

Machine Age Modern

Shop this nearly 20-year-old decorators’ favourite for its selection of mid-century furniture with a modern contemporary twist. 

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