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Cool Canadian Eyewear Brands You Need to Know

(Photo: Courtesy of Bonlook)The label: BonLookThe story: With an eye on the gap in the e-commerce eyewear market, brother-sister team Sophie and Louis-Felix Boulanger co-founded the line in Montreal in 2011. Setting out to design, manufacture and sell direct to customers at budget-friendly prices, the brand now boasts a growing list bricks-and-mortar stores in addition to a digital boutique. Expect trendy-meets-timeless prescription glasses and sunglasses styles, such as the best-sellers...

May Council Preview: Relief Lines, Budget Directions, Pride Motions, and Cricket

May 22, 2017 at 10:15 amnews Here's some of the items you'll want to keep your eye on this week. By Kieran DelamontPhoto courtesy of Shaun Merritt, from the Torontoist Flickr PoolIt’s that time of the month—City Council will meet this week for its May session. Amidst a climate of challenges facing Toronto—an increasingly dire housing crisis, the continued severity of the opioid epidemic, and political intractability surrounding...

The top 7 places that are perfect for wearing your glasses in Toronto

Daily Hive Custom ContentJul 04, 2017 5:10 am110What’s not to love about summer?You’ve waited for Toronto to warm up for what feels like an eternity, and you’re ready to get outside. You’re feeling pretty good about all your summer essentials – sunscreen, a cute bikini, some new music to keep you entertained. But as you scroll through your Instagram feed, you can’t help but feel you’re missing something; the one special accessory that everyone’s showing off.Looking at different photos, that...