Designer finds

There are always fantastic deals to be had at ENDZ, and now is no exception.
If you’re looking for a coat to get you through the rest of winter, peruse the
racks of chic options from quality brands including Jones New York, Perry Ellis
and Utex tagged at $59 to $79 (regular up to $400).


Also check out the kids and adult hoodies in thick American cotton for
$9, various winter hats and gloves — most less than $10, plus jeans and yoga
pants less than $20. Stock changes regularly and sells quickly, so don’t


Where: 1930 Queen St. E. (In the Beaches).


Brunch and shop

This Saturday, stylistas should make sure to head over to the Drake Hotel
(1150 Queen St. W.) for the Toronto Fashion Incubator’s Guilty Pleasures brunch
and shopping event — part of Winterlicious. Enjoy a dreamily delicious
two-course brunch with dessert, as well as preview more than 15 booths
spotlighting the clothing, jewelry and accessory collections of 15 local
designers, before the sale is open to the public at 2 p.m.

Reserved seatings for brunch are scheduled for 9:30 a.m., 11:30 a.m. and
1:30 p.m. Tickets are $35 and available via the Drake at 416-531-5042.

Watch for an inspired medley of wearables by Rosa Costanza, GreenShag,
Boutique Elan, uber-cool bags by Cha Cha, sterling signature pieces by Jennifer
Reilly Jewellery and plenty of other goodies.

Go to or for
more information.

Girl Friday deals

Starting tomorrow and running through to Monday at both store locations, the
Girl Friday “Crazy Sale” promises to live up to its moniker with prices slashed
to move.

Items from past seasons are tagged at $5 to $50 each, while current
fall/winter stock is all 50 per cent off regular prices.

Expect to find feminine lovelies from Naughty, Nougat from the U.K., Dish
jeans (known for celebrating the booty and rarely on sale), Signal, Mimi &
Coco, Ca Va de Soi and plenty of other stylish temptations — all going for a

Where: Girl Friday at 776 College St., 416-531-1036; and at 740 Queen St.
W., 416-364-2511.