Best vintage shops in Toronto: Penny Arcade
Everything at this Dundas West boutique has been carefully selected to fit into a modern girl’s wardrobe. You’ll find worn-in Levi’s, Nicole Miller cocktail dresses and weightless silk blouses. Apothecary items and retro-inspired swimwear from local label Minnow round out the selection. 1177 Dundas St. West, pennyarcadevintage.com. READ MORE: Is the pleated skirt the next big thing?
Best vintage shops in Toronto: A Homerun
What this Kensington Market shop lacks in size it more than makes up for in character. Succulent plants, hanging wall installations and quirky antiques mingle with suede culottes, velvet minis and bright button downs. 165 Augusta Avenue READ MORE: The denim trend that's taking over
Best vintage shops in Toronto: Courage My Love
Another Kensington Market spot, Courage My Love is best described as a cabinet of curiosities. Eclectic finds like a 1920s Japanese parasol and Mexican lucha libre masks can be found here, along with a vast selection of jewellery and charming ’50s and ’60s day dresses. 14 Kensington Avenue READ MORE: 20 amazing ankle boots under $200