Shopping in Montreal: 12 Unique Clothing BoutiquesPublished January 13, 2016 by Kimberly Handfield
Here are a list of the top quaint, trendy, and hip boutiques that scream the Montreal style. Shopping in Montreal.
Shopping in Montreal: Montreal is one of the trendiest cities in Canada. Its streets are filled with beautiful, fashionable people. With thousands of boutiques to choose from, where to begin your shopping journey? Here are a list of the top quaint, trendy, and hip boutiques that scream the Montreal style. Here are 12 great clothing boutiques in Montreal we selected:
Tozzi is an upscale menswear boutique that opened in the Fall of 2010. They have the latest and most tasteful picks for your wardrobe. The shop is very minimalist and located on Crescent, bordered by magnificent architecture.
Boutique Unicorn opened up in 2008 and is situated in the Mile End district of Montreal. The shop sells women’s clothes, shoes and jewellery from independent designers and local oversee brands. They sell very hip, tasteful, and classy items. Make sure to check out their online inspiration blog here.
La Gaillarde is a non-profit eco-fashion boutique located in the neighbourhood of Saint-Henri in Montreal. Officially opened in 2000, they carry a large range of recycled and organic designs, vintage clothing and accessories for both men and women. La Gaillarde also offers sewing lessons and organizes monthly events!
Citizen Vintage is an independently owned vintage clothing boutique located on Boulevard Saint Laurent. Its owners Rebecca and Lara, select each piece focusing on quality and current trends. Their pieces end up reflecting classic, timeless styles for both men and women, that slip seamlessly into a modern wardrobe!
Inspired by vintage, 1861 is a glamorous boutique that offers affordable girlie clothes, paying specific attention to dresses! The shop is owned by young entrepreneur Castle Ho, who inspires herself from the Marie-Antoinette-type style. The store is decked out with ornate tables, vintage suitcases, and of course fabulous finds.
A balance between charm and functionality have always been at the heart of M0851. With a total of 22 stores located all around the world, its products are entirely conceived and crafted in Montreal. They have three locations in town on: De Maisonneuve, St. Laurent, and St. Catherine’s street.
Ethan Song and Hicham Ratnani, co-founders of Frank & Oak, both grew up together in Montreal. They opened the store with the mission of helping a generation of men dress and live well at reasonable prices.
Opened in 2009 by Montreal designer Marie-Eve Emond, Bentina Lou offers timeless, feminine apparel that is easy-to-wear. It blends classic and modern design, to provide wardrobe staples. Lots of neutral colours, subtle patterns and versatile garments!
First opened in 1999, OTH is an independent retailer thats mission is to showcase and celebrate the downtown culture of Montreal. OTH has continually collaborated with the best creative minds in photography, music, sports and fashion from within Montréal and other urban centers around the world.
Designers Sabrina Barila and Celine Leboissetier started La Montréalaise Atelier in hopes of creating a clothing line that represented the identity of Montrealers. Items are well cut, practical, and unique. They offer excellent basics!
Clark Street Mercantile carries items that have been meticulously scrutinized and handpicked. All the brands they have in stock have a history and quality go their own. Their focus is on craftsmanship and on things that are built to last.
Annex Vintage is a vintage clothing shop in Montreal’s trendy Mile End. They stock a large and changing inventory of vintage clothes, leather bags, boots, shoes, jewellery, and accessories for both men and women!