Anyone who follows me on Instagram will know that I’ve been on a pretty heavy lavender kick this week. It all started on Monday when I ventured over to The Drake and tried their delicious lavender lemonade cocktail. The next day, I was on a mission to find some culinary lavender to infuse in a simple syrup. I… Read More »
It’s almost spring time in Toronto, and I can’t wait to begin entertaining outdoors and making my pals delicious, chilled cocktails. I’ve had this gorgeous Pink Grapefruit Vieux Mot on my mind for a long time, and couldn’t think of a more fitting cocktail to welcome spring. (PS. In case you’re wondering, it tastes just… Read More »
When Fitzroy Boutique last landed at BYOB on Queen West, showcasing independent brands that aren’t usually available in the 416, we instantly fell in love with their unique selection of hard-to-find pieces. Thankfully, the seasonal boutique is back for Spring. There’s a 70s vibe to the preview pieces they’ve been posting on their blog and Facebook… Read More »
Lowbrow/Highball is a cool kid’s cocktail club run by three booze enthusiasts who have nothing to do with the industry. (They work in public health, academia, and design). But a trip to New Orleans inspired them to celebrate their love of mixology, and every month or so, they bring together fellow cocktail groupies for an… Read More »
The Grid's talented writer and discerning editor also has a knack for finding the coolest treasures around. Carley Fortune's holiday wish list!
Carley Fortune is the Associate Editor of The Grid, and one seriously stylish lady. She kind of reminds us of a Hollywood movie star from the 1940s and has a gorgeous smile that seems to put one immediately at ease. This may have been why we asked her to share her holiday wish list but… Read More »
ART + DESIGN + FOOD on West Queen West this Thursday, June 30th featuring Paul Petro Contemporary, BYOB, 69 Vintage, Michael Toke and Artscape
This Thursday, from 6-8 pm, the West Queen West Business Improvement Association is sponsoring a neighbourhood art, design, and food tour led by Art Insite’s Betty Ann Jordan. The tour will meet at 6 pm at Paul Petro Contemporary (980 Queen St. W.). Gallerist Petro will invite guests to view Sadko Hadzihasanovic’s paintings and monoprints… Read More »