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Toronto-based Knix, known for its bras, undies and body positivity, launched its debut swimwear line today. All the suit styles range from S to XXL, and three have cups for extended sizes E-G, too.
Focus Mindspace (49 Ossington Avenue, 2nd Floor) is Toronto’s newest meditation studio. For its grand opening, from now until May 12, all classes are complimentary; book your spot online.
Chanel has just opened its first stand-alone fragrance and beauty boutique in Canada, located in Yorkville (50 Bloor Street West). The 1,280-square-foot space includes a spa-style private cabine for skincare treatments.
Good Goddess: The Nest recently opened in Yorkville Village (55 Avenue Road). The wellness-focused pop-up boutique, founded by former Holt Renfrew fashion buyer Natasha Geddes, stocks nutrition products, chic apparel for your studio-to-street lifestyle, and more.
The Big Sale at SoulCycle is on right now, with up to 75 percent off all kinds of gear.
Meet the legendary Kathrine Switzer at the Toronto Marathon Expo this weekend. She’ll be talking about her non-profit, 261 Fearless, on May 3 at 4 p.m. and May 4 at 2 p.m. (Read our one-on-one with the running icon.)
(Photography: via Chanel)