The Best Fashion Pop-Ups to Shop This Summer
From swimwear to rare vintage, catch these stylish pop-ups before they're gone.
This Canadian brand opens its first pop-up shop in Toronto just in time for the Toronto International Film Festival, for which they’re the official footwear of. Known for their functional-meets-fashion designs, the store will carry shoes for all seasons from fall-ready booties and sneakers to party-ready wedges and block heels.
When: August 24 until January 2019
Where: 356 King Street West
Just in time for beach weather and cottage weekends, Vancouver-based Beth Richards will be having a pop-up in Muskoka this summer. Her eponymous made-in-Canada line is designed with a view to change how women feel when wearing swimwear—namely more confident and empowered.
When: July 17-30 from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. daily
Where: 2 James Bartleman Way, Port Carling, Ontario
Known for its minimal and comfortable designs, Allbirds has opened it’s first international pop-up store in Toronto featuring new shoes inspired by the city’s terrains and skylines. There’s even a lace bar to add a customized flair to sneakers which includes colours like Maple Leaf Red, Blue Jays Blue and Retro Raptors Purple.
When: Until the end of August, Monday to Friday from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. and Saturday to Sunday from 12 p.m. to 5 p.m.
Where: 700 Queen Street West, Toronto
Vancouver-based handbag brand Mary Rich is landing in Toronto for the first time in a pop-up at local accessories store ZANE. Founders Jana Macova and Shanli Najafy infuse their oversized and exaggerated designs with a cool west coast aesthetic.
When: July 19 to August 1
Where: ZANE, 753 Queen Street West, Toronto
The Italian luxury brand brings the Marni Market to Canada for the first time, inspired by the traditions of city markets around the world. The space features Marni’s signature eclectic and colourful aesthetic and will offer lifestyle items like chairs and sculptures, in addition to their famous shopping bag.
When: July 9-22 and August 1-19
Where: Main Floor of Holt Renfrew Yorkdale in Toronto and Georgia Floor of Holt Renfrew in Vancouver