Toronto's 'Spruce' Specializes in Local and Handmade Pieces

By: Katherine Pendrill - Dec 23, 2016
References: facebook & nowtoronto
'Spruce' is a lifestyle and home decor shop in Toronto selling some of the best finds from local artists and artisans. With everything from homemade hot sauces to hand-poured candles, the quaint little shop has something for nearly anyone.

Spurce is a cozy retail space located in the east-end Toronto neighborhood of Cabbagetown. The shop is known for selling vintage upcycled and handcrafted goods from local artists and designers. This includes brand such as Jack Rudy Cocktail Co., Carrière Frères and Graydon Skincare. Each product is displayed lovingly in the shop against the exposed brick walls or on the rustic wooden tables placed throughout the store.

With a growing number of consumers looking to shop locally, Spurce demonstrates how retailers can successfully work in partnership with local brands and artists.