Seven local designers making gorgeous goods in Toronto

Seven local designers making gorgeous goods in Toronto

This season's must-have goods are made right here at home

Guild Eyewear’s Royal sunglasses, pictured here in tortoise and cherry, go for $250

For the first time in probably ever, the season’s most covetable style essentials are being designed and produced right here in Toronto. A league of artisans are setting up ateliers in Dupont warehouses and Chinatown apartments, creating luxe totes, quirky swimsuits and Gaga-calibre specs. It’s the kind of stuff you’ll never find on the runways of Milan or New York—and that’s what makes it great. Here, our favourite locally crafted designer duds.

The best stuff made in the city