Design Sponge

HAMILTON, ON CITY GUIDE

" Quickly gaining a reputation for being Canada’s ‘little Brooklyn’, Hamilton, Ontario has seen its fair share of change and excitement over the past few decades."   READ FULL STORY


En Route Magazine

A JAUNT TO HAMILTON

"Owners Tamara and Sean McKaig champion local makers at their industrial lifestyle boutique".   READ FULL STORY


The Hamilton Spectator

HOMEGROWN FOR THE HOLIDAYS

"Maybe instead of destinations, your Hamiltonian lover identifies more with our communities. In that case, consider taking a look at the City of Neighbourhoods Hamilton toque collection offered exclusively at Canoe on Locke Street."  READ FULL STORY


Just a Trace Blog
THE 2ND ANNUAL SHOP LOCAL HOLIDAY GIFT GUIDE

"Canoe is committed to constantly seek out the very best in unique, small batch, quality and authentically made goods and to only offer products that are crafted with care and made to last".   READ FULL STORY


People of Hamilton
LOCKE STREET HOLIDAY GIFT GUIDE

"Canoe is the ultimate gift shop on Locke, with a selection of apparel, accessories, beauty products, home decor, and greeting cards."  READ FULL STORY


Tourism Hamilton
SOUVENIR SHOPPING IN HAMILTON

"Canoe is an eclectic shop featuring all kinds of gifts that are locally-sourced through independent designers and makers, along with other brands they recommend."  READ FULL STORY


BEAUX-MONDES

"When owners Sean and Tamara McKaig opened Canoe last year, they set out to showcase quality workmanship from Canadian and American brands and makers who create truly unique, well made and heirloom pieces that stand the test of time."  READ FULL STORY


Design Lines Magazine

Blue Steel: Hamilton’s Top Design Destinations

"With its warm wood interior and handcrafted (from barn board) fixtures, Canoe is a staple lifestyle store for those looking for cool Canadiana gifts and garb by the best up-and-coming young designers."  READ FULL STORY


 

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How to spend 48 hours in Hamilton

"Hamilton is only about an hour away from Toronto, making it an ideal weekend getaway. Although you may need a reintroduction if you haven't been to Steeltown in recent years. "  READ FULL STORY


A local's guide to Hamilton's Locke Street for the Toronto day-tripper

"Locke Street is a destination for specialty shops, restaurants, and services. Locke Street isn’t long, but there’s lots to see."  READ FULL STORY