Photo: Jamar Stephens

Photo: Jamar Stephens

Afiya Francisco is a Style Expert, television and fashion personality, speaker, and brand ambassador. The Style House is a multimedia platform designed to help women approach their personal style with confidence, simplicity & joy. 

Attention Shoppers!

200316584-001 Few things exceed the thrill of a find. As such, style mavens grab your day timers (or Blackberrys as the case may be) and pencil off some serious shopping time next week. First up: Tuesday, June 16 (T.O. & Montreal), Thursday June 18 (Vancouver & Alberta) Gap debuts it’s third collection designed by CFDA/Vogue Fashion Fund winners. This year look forward to designs from fashion darlings Albertus Swanepoel, Alexander Wang & Vena Cava’s Lisa Mayock & Sophie Buhai who rework khaki like nobody’s business and all at under $100.


Then mamas-to-be (and those shopping for said mamas-to-be) will want to troll cute boutiques along Mt. Pleasant, as I along with the lovely shopping expert Kelly Gadzala of My Town Crier, recently did for a great selection of toys, clothes and books.


Finally be sure to rest up for the fifth ShopCrawl hosted by ChickAdvisor on Thursday, June 18. With the purchase of a ticket ($25) you’ll receive serious swag worth over $150, complimentary cocktails and snacks while resting your tootsies at Flow Restaurant in Yorkville and, of course, exclusive discounts from boutiques like Over the Rainbow, The Stillwater Spa and Calvin Klein Underwear.


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