Tips for Buying Clothes: How to Be a Better Shopper
If you ever enjoyed shopping online , the pandemic has surely made you even more addicted. We understand you : it’s quick, easy and often cheaper ! Not to mention that this is sometimes the only way to get your hands on products from certain cult brands that are not sold in Quebec otherwise.
Are you still hesitating? Be aware that most online stores will offer you to return the wrong merchandise at no additional cost and hassle free. Really, there is no reason to go face the mall crowd!
Here are our favorite web retailers : safe bets and big favorites. For sportswear , luxury brands , really inexpensive pieces or Quebec creations , this is where you have to click.
The best places to shop for cheap parts online
If your clothing budget is reduced to the bare minimum, make sure to make the Amazon site a classic, your go-to shopping destination. You can find everything there and, in addition, it is easy to compare the prices between different products. The most wonderful? We have just pressed the “buy” button when the delivery man is already knocking on our door! (We hardly exaggerate!)
Do you quickly get bored of your clothes? You are not the only one, don’t worry! You will definitely find something new – and at a very low price! – by going for a walk at Top Shop and RoseGal . Warning! You might get hooked on their cheap crop tops and relaxed dresses.
Also go zyeuter on the side of Old Navy and Joe Fresh . Their collections are already displayed there at low prices, and their Sale sections are always well stocked. We warn you: you will want to put everything in your basket!
The best local fashion sites
Quebec retailers have nothing to envy foreign brands with their online stores filled with ultra-trendy pieces. When you need an original and inexpensive little dress or top for your next happy hour, go browse Simons . The house brands – Twik, Icône and Contemporaine – also offer all kinds of styles at reasonable prices. Take the opportunity to renew your lingerie stock by purchasing Miiyu underwear or some pretty decorative accessories.
A pioneer in online fashion, Montreal brand Frank and Oak has adopted an eco-responsible approach. An example? Its collection in recycled denim, whose manufacturing process requires less water, less energy and fewer chemicals.
Another homegrown favorite, Matt & Nat has proven itself with its vegan leather bags that are as colorful as they are durable. Did you know that the brand also creates shoes, coats, sunglasses and even soy candles? Be sure tht you will find all the perfect accessories to enhance your look !
The best sports fashion online stores
Now that yoga classes are back in the studio, you might want to equip yourself with new leggings, even a tank top or even a yoga mat. Our suggestions: Lululemon and AloYoga , two Canadian brands known for their yoga pants that fit perfectly to your shape, no matter your size.
Are you more of a running fan? Quebec retailer Altitude Sports offers a range of brands to dress you from head to toe, from running shoes to lightweight windbreakers. You will also find equipment for hiking, biking, skiing and a multitude of other sports.
Also take a look at what’s new from Sweaty Betty . You will discover sports-inspired clothing with an impeccable cut that you will even want to wear to telecommute “slack”.