MTL SHOPS & MORE
Where to shop and what to see in Montreal
Just in time for swimsuit season, luxe French lingerie brand Eres has landed in Montreal with its first branded boutique in La Belle Province.
Located on Outremont's Laurier Avenue, the pristine white shop stocks upscale unmentionables (think sexy sheers and deco-lace details) alongside head-turning two-tone bikinis and impeccably tailored tank suits.
Whether you're planning a staycation or headed to Old Montreal's Clock Tower Beach this summer, Eres is sure to have you stylishly (and scantily) covered.
Eres, 396 Laurier Ave. W. 514-271-0768.
Photo: Jimmy Hamelin
By Janna Zittrer
From the tried-and-true timepiece to an apron he'll actually want to wear, here are six great gifts to give
dad this Father's Day, all available right here in Montreal.
Dressed up or dressed down, this stylish sole is guaranteed to be his go-to summer shoe.
Lamberts shoe, C$60 at ALDO.
Need a break from the kitchen? Give the grill master this cool apron, then sit back as he barbecues
his way through summer like a better-looking Bobby Flay.
Stanley & Sons apron, C$138 at Rooney.
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By Lindsay Tapscott
Osheaga may be two months away, but the organizers of what is arguably Montreal's biggest summer bash want to whet your musical taste buds with a sequence of canal-side concerts in anticipation of the jam-packed (pun intended) festival weekend.
The Lachine Canal concert series, presented by Osheaga, is offering three shows over three weekends in June at Montreal’s Esplanade du Centenaire: The XX and Grizzly Bear kick things off today, June 7; on Thursday, June 13, The National will be performing songs from their new album Trouble Will Find Me, in the company of local folk quartet The Barr Brothers; and, to cap things off, none other than Canadian rock icons The Tragically Hip, along with Sam Roberts Band and indie rock group The Rural Alberta Advantage, will take the stage on Saturday, June 22.
So choose your crop tops, pull on your denim shorts—or jeans and a sweater, because who knows with this weather?—and embrace the start of the ...
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By Sam Sykes
It's time to shake up your look and welcome the warmer weather with the best hair, makeup and nails of the season. We’ve combed through the catwalk’s top beauty trends to bring you 5 runway-ready looks for spring.
Trend: Wet Hair
Seen at: Giambattista Valli
Look like you just returned from the most refreshing swim with slicked-back locks that are sure to
stay perfectly in place all day (and night) long.
Kiehl’s Clean-Hold Styling Gel, C$20, at Kiehl’s stores and kiehls.ca.
Trend: Heavy on the Eyeliner
Seen at: Roberto Cavalli