Visit to Anne-Marie Chagnon in Montreal

Anne-Marie Chagnon Some of our suppliers and reps have been with us for the 16 years that we have owned The Shop. SRM Sales is one of our long term reps for independent artists.  We met both Sandra and her husband Ray through their previous relationship with The Shop.  They have represented many Canadian artisans…

Designer, Fashion and Fine Jewellery

Designer, Fashion and Fine Jewellery : Definitely captures our attention, but what is the difference? Fine jewellery – pieces that become family heirlooms to be passed from generation to generation usually has an associated price tag to reflect the quality materials and workmanship in each individual piece. Here is some needed information to help you…

Double Happiness Skincare

Around a year ago, we brought into the shop a new women’s skincare line called Double Happiness Skincare. With co-creators Sonja’s and Young’s background in herbology and their love of essential oils, they developed a healthy, vegan and organic choice for skincare. Personally, having been diagnosed with eczema and allergies to synthetic fragrances, I was…

Julie Bessette Jewellery

Julie Bessette is a Montreal jewellery artist we discovered late last year. What caught our attention was her hand made and distinctive designs that are earthy and powerful. After pursuing a career as an artist and fashion designer in Montreal, Julie and her family spent two years in Thailand, India, Tibet and Bali. She was…

Hatley Fall 2015

As I am about to write this blog for Hatley’s rainwear, we have just had a wonderful downpour and the rain has finally rejuvenated the grass and gardens. The colours are looking refreshed and bright. Unpacking Hatley raincoats was fun. Inspired by nature, the great graphic prints are bold and splashed with playful colours. A…

Hatley – for kids, cooks and coffee mugs!

When you enter The Shop For All Reasons, you can’t help but notice a Canadian brand of infant and children’s clothing named Hatley. The colourful fabrics and creative designs are inspired by nature. Each piece is extremely durable, comfortable, easy to clean and adorable. In the beginning, Alice and John Odland opened a small gift…

Kaloo Perle Collection

Here at The Shop For All Reasons, one of the most frequently asked questions is…. What gifts do you have for the newborn baby? Alongside our collection of infant clothing from Canadian companies Hatley and Parade, we offer toys and keepsakes that will be both cherished and educational throughout the child’s early years. We proudly…