Tuesday, June 15, 2010

shop visit: reborn

After we made our way into the city from the airport, we had an hour or two before stores closed and headed to Old Montréal to check out Reborn. It is a long narrow store with clothing rails down one side, jewelry displayed on the opposite wall, and shoes towards the back behind a large black glossy storage unit.


(This is the view from the back of the shop)


Yes, the Gareth Pugh triangle clutch!





The Sandra Backlund pieces were my absolute favourite. I LOVE this top- it's amazing! I have a feeling you might be able to wear something like this in Montréal and not get a second look. Not once (that I saw) did anyone gawk at my sartorial choices (drop crotch trousers and tabi boots namely) like they sometimes do in Vancouver. I was thrilled.

231 Rue Saint-Paul O.
Suite 100
Montréal, QC H2Y2A2
T.: +1.514.499.8549


styleodyssey said...

what a cool boutique.
i can't place those shoes with the triple stiletto things...not margiela...? i've seen them online before, the designer escapes me.


pure ecstasy.

Stephanie said...

SO- they're Acne... love them!

Katherine said...

I was so tempted to buy the Acne shoes in London!!!

Kimberley said...

I love Reborn but don't have the money at the moment to buy anything.

VANESSA said...

wow, that sandra backlund vest is what dreams are made of!

i've always wanted to go to montreal, it looks like a great trip... and i love the outfit shots of you. i feel the same way about taking photos of myself, but you've inspired me. i'll try to post some too.

styleodyssey said...

acne- ok, thanks for that info!

Vincent said...

Lucky! The actual shop reminds me of the online store, so simple and clean. I've eyed that Sandra Backlund piece myself, its amazing.