There are so many incredible companies and brands within our neighborhood. Some have a much more active and visible presence. Others fly under the radar in making their existence known in the LV community and work within one of the commercial buildings yet make their mark on the world. Let us introduce you to 5 brands that you need to know (in no particular order).
Makers of clean, healthy and tasty alkaline water, Flow Water has their office located on Jefferson Ave. They source their water from Bruce County. Many restaurants, eateries and fitness studios throughout the city proudly sell their water. Think Pusateri’s, Bugigatollo Kitchen, and Freshii just to name a few of the recognizable spots that a bottle can be picked up. Home and office delivery is available so it can be enjoyed everywhere. Visit their website to learn more or follow them on Facebook, Instagram or Twitter.
Erin Tracy Bridal and Fine Jewelry
Recognized by the Canadian Jeweller Magazine for her excellence in design, Erin Tracy has called her studio home in Liberty Village for the last few years. The studio is located in the Toronto Carpet Factory. Making exquisite bridal jewelry and beautiful ready to wear pieces, there is something for everyone. Erin Tracy also ethically sources her diamonds, trying to use Canadian diamonds as a first choice or acquires stones through the Kimberley Process. Visit Erin Tracy on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter or online to schedule a studio visit.
Nestled in the Toronto Carpet Factory, Michi New York has set up their design studio. Creator and designer Michelle Watson, has developed a utilitarian yet fashion forward women’s apparel line. Their garments offer exceptional performance coupled with a high-end fashion aesthetic. Michi proudly manufactures their garments here in Canada but sell internationally to retailers such as Eqinox, Selfridges, Neiman Marcus and Harrods. Visit them on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter or online.
Pure Yoga Toronto
The wait is over. Originating from Ottawa, Pure Yoga Toronto is now open at 47 Fraser Avenue. They are not just a yoga studio. It is a lifestyle brand and a community of like minded individuals who want to live healthy. Classes are scheduled at various times throughout the day to accommodate all kinds of time tables and preferences. Offering hot yoga classes in various disciplines like power, flow and yin, they also sell a great variety of apparel. Check them out on Facebook, Instagram, or online.
Located at 134 Atlantic Avenue, right at the corner of Atlantic Avenue and King Street West, Live Organic is is a healthy favourite eatery among residents and employees of Liberty Village. Purveyors of quality food products that are organic, gluten free and plant based, customers have the option of dining in at their location, taking out, or purchasing their goods at many retailers throughout the city. Try one of their great fresh pressed juices, salads, sandwiches or bowls. Follow them on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter or online.
There is no denying the amazing talent within our community. To recap, we introduced everyone to 5 lifestyle brands which include Flow Water, Erin Tracy, Michi, Pure Yoga Toronto and Live Organic. Support our local brands and organizations whenever possible.