Canada’s birthday is coming and we’ve got our flags all ready to wave. It’s party time, and that’s something we never, ever miss. So get set to celebrate July with us—in classic red and white—with these fun festive finds.
Whether you’re hosting or attending this year’s celebrations, show your true patriot love by wearing red and white all over. Check out these fun pieces from Ted Baker London, THOMAS SABO, Fidelity and Bayview Village.
BEST CANADA DAY FINDS
Take a fresh approach to your Canada Day style and opt for a white dress and sandals from iconic British brand Ted Baker London. And tell you friends – the Ted Baker summer sale is on NOW online and in store.
Every woman needs some Thomas Sabo charm. Add a little Canadian charm (pun intended) to the day by adding this festive maple leaf onto a charm bracelet, necklace, or even a keychain for a patriotic treat!
Mila in Zen White Canadian-born Fidelity is made in LA with the finest quality denim imported from Italy. Skinny Mila’s in the softest white zen denim are a fresh statement piece that will take you from the afternoon sunshine into the evening’s fireworks.
Need some chic shades to beat the summer sun this Canada Day? Pick up a pair from the Parisian designer to the stars – on display at Pink Tartan at Bayview Village Shopping Centre. Thierry Lasry’s sunglasses are hand-crafted in France with the finest Italian acetate and will keep you cool as long as the sun is out. You’ll want to keep your skin and nails glowing in the heat. Protect your skin with Dermalogica products, then add a touch of colour with our choice for the most affordable makeup line out there, essence cosmetics.
Forgot to layer up the sunscreen on Canada Day? Dermalogica has you covered. Calm your burnt skin with After Sun Repair. It instantly reduces redness and cools burns with chamomile, clove, cucumber, szechwan pepper, lavender and yucca. This soothing balm also contains extracts of Japanese alder which scavenges free radicals and accelerates the repairs DNA damage after sun exposure.
essence colour & go polish in 114 fame fatal With a gel-shine finish and an extremely short drying time, essence colour & go is the perfect polish for the Canadian woman on the go! XXXL shine lipgloss in 21 red blossom Glossy and light on your lips – these irresistable lipglosses will give your lips a just the right polish with amazing shine and fresh colour. Make the most of your home and native land this Canada Day by setting up your deck with these backyard BBQ essentials. Summer is the time to party, so bring a little festivity to your home from the balmy afternoon to the brisk evening dusk. Invite your guests to hang all day and night in your comfortable decor from Canadian brands we love, Andrew Richard Designs, Paloform, Elte and EQ3. Don’t forget to add punch to your patio party with The Extreme Bean Caesar!
Any holiday is an excuse to get together with your favourite family and friends for some drinks and chow. Gather ’round and dine outdoors this Canada Day on Andrew Richard Design’s Harrison Dining Set.
Paloform’s hand crafted NEW Komodo Linear Outdoor Fire Pit is a seven-foot-long by two-foot-high design that functions as both a unique spatial divider and gathering site for outdoor entertaining.
Hearkening back to the 1800s, this classic high school is all you need for a bar. Available in different heights, Charles Ghost is constructed from a single block of transparent polycarbonate, which makes it indestructible – so you can use in indoors or out. Check out the wide range of transparent and opaque colours to brighten up your space.
Sip with Good Company. Sami Ruotsalainen designed this mug as part of the Oiva dinnerware collection created just for Marimekko. Count on the simple, clean shape to inspire conversation at your table. Mix and match with other cups in the collection for a medley of flavours. Bonus: Made with hard, glazed porcelain, it has a long lifespan and a color that won’t fade or wear off – and the collection is dishwasher, freezer and microwave safe. Oh, and don’t forget to brighten up your dinner or coffee table with cheery Unikko napkins from Marimekko. Made of paper, these playful napkins add a little imagination to any kind of table setting.
The Extreme Bean, Hot & Spicy is a pickled bean with just the right kick for your Caesar cocktail, your homemade hors d’oeuvres and your burger dressing this Canada Day. All dressed in red & white with nowhere to go? We can’t have that, can we? This Canada Day, BACARDI Festival Libre will be taking over the Toronto Distillery District, just in time to fulfill all your festive needs!
BACARDI FESTIVAL LIBRE
Get ready to drain your glass many times this Canada Day. If you’re in Toronto, you won’t want to miss this event. BACARDÍ will be transforming the Toronto’s Distillery Historic District into the largest licensed outdoor patio in the city. From July 4-6, enjoy a three-day festival featuring live music, contesting, dancing, local artisans, vendors, sampling and curated menus. The event will tell the unique story of the BACARDÍ family, while celebrating rum (YUM) cocktail culture.
So, enjoy the day and watch our slideshow with these ways to add a little Canadian pride to your summer.