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Bite Beauty #LIPLABxBITE Experience in Toronto [BEAUTY]

Last night I had the pleasure of being Cat’s guest to an amazing Bite Beauty #LIPLABxBITE experience! The Toronto Bite Beauty lab is located on Queen Street at 678 Queen St W. Bite Beauty was founded by Susanne Langmuir. She saw a void in the beauty industry and got busy with kitchen chemistry. Almost all of the coolest companies started off in their homes, right? The store front on the main level is really clean and all about lips! Of course. Bite Beauty #LIPLABxBITE Experience in Toronto Some background information about Bite Beauty and why it’s different from other brands: – Their tag line “natural, age-defying beauty for lips that is good enough to eat!” -Lip products made solely from all-natural, food-grade ingredients. – Lip labs where you can custom-make your own lipstick – The first Lip Lab was in Manhattan [Tweet “”You are what you eat. What you put on…

Graffiti Central

Between Bathurst and Spadina, South of Queen Street is graffiti central. Living and growing up downtown has given me appreciation for the hustle and bustle of the fashion district. Lunch period during middle school days were spent getting lunch and window shopping. Getting groceries from chinatown was a regular day routine and then Sanderson library. So many memories. The fashion district name derives from this area of downtown Toronto being home to clothing manufacturer businesses back in the day. Just take a look up when you’re shopping in this area and notice the old victorian like roofs on top of most of these stores. Especially standing at the corner of Queen and Spadina. Other then wholesale, limited edition, vintage and designer shops along this south side stretch of Spadina Ave, you can also take a walk down graffiti central where you’ll see work by Deadboy, Poser, Spud, Fdoe, THINGS and…