Writing These Days

These days, following the incredible excitement and stress and commotion of the move and renovations and launching the new west end shop, have been a bit slower – the summer heat seemed to come over Toronto all of sudden, and I’m embracing it with picnics and naps outside and writing again. The dog had his … [Read more…]

New Sailor Kobe Inks

Sailor Kobe Inks Toronto Canada

There’s nothing more exciting than when a new batch of Sailor inks are released. I always say you can never go wrong with a Sailor ink – they’re reliable, well-behaved, beautiful shades – but of course I’m shamelessly biased towards the line. They were some of my first inks – I did a lot of … [Read more…]

Settling Into the New Shop

We made it! I wasn’t sure if we would. It’s been a while since I’ve updated the blog, and I’m working on getting back into the swing of things now. Our first week with the shop up and running was a whirlwind as we were scrambling with the last of the work with the contractors … [Read more…]

Setting Up The New Shop

It’s been a whirlwind of a week, as we’ve packed up and moved everything across the city, and the last of the renovations have finished up here at 52 Clinton Street. We’re opening up tomorrow! Saturday, May 5th. I can hardly believe it. Here are the last round of photos, from finishing up the painting … [Read more…]

Our Last Days on Carlaw

Last Saturday was our last day on Carlaw. It was a wild and emotional and hectic day, but it was so wonderful to see so many familiar and new faces coming by to say hello (and goodbye). It’s always hard to gauge how things are going to go beforehand, even when you’re offering loot bags, … [Read more…]