Toronto student life filter: Two questions! 1) How likely will I be able to commute to school (only 1.5 km) in the winter months? 2) Where can I find lots of choices for notebooks that are high quality but affordable? Downtown/near U of T preferred. [more inside]
Quick and easy Toronto shopping filter: where to find a pair of novelty dinosaur slippers, in adult women's sizes? Downtown core or Yonge and Eg preferred; TTC access essential. Thanks!
Canadian-stores-suck filter: Looking for a cute and yet athletic tankini-style swimsuit. Problem? I'm super picky and I need to try it on. [more inside]
Where can I buy a number of different maps? I want to make a big, random map collage. [more inside]
Where in Toronto can I buy a classy leather messenger bag or briefcase, without breaking the bank? I want something more "design" than "Organization Man". Consignment places that sell designer menswear? A discount store in Yorkville? [more inside]
Lo, for I am become Death, the destroyer of sneakers. Does the hivemind know where to find the perfect work shoe? [more inside]
Where should I shop for a man's wristwatch in Toronto? [more inside]
Thinking about doing some cross-border shopping in Buffalo this weekend (from Toronto). What kind of traffic can I expect, and what other tips should a first-timer know? [more inside]
Rhetorical question: Why in the name of God are all the shoes so ugly this spring!? Actual AskMe question: Please help me find a couple of pairs of sandals online or in Toronto for a reasonable price. [more inside]
Please help me find a good Halal butcher or meat shop in Toronto. Preferably not in Scarborough. [more inside]
Where do I find a jacket like this in Toronto? It's not the team that's important - it's the style and colour. [more inside]
Where (in Toronto) can I find a warm winter hat suitable for myself: a big-headed person? [more inside]
Where in Toronto can I get a) orange fabric dye, b) orange tights or kneesocks in women's sizes, and c) a leather hole punch?
Where to find Bettie Page paraphrenalia in Toronto? [more inside]
Can you recommend a decent brandy in Canada at a good price? [more inside]
I'm going to be in downtown Toronto this weekend and would like to try to buy a greatcoat. Yes, I'm a fanboy.
Where can I buy books of historic postcards of Toronto and/or Canada? [more inside]
Anyone know where I can find Cheap Monday jeans in Toronto? [more inside]
Any recommendations for outlets and shopping within 2 to 5 hours of Toronto? We're aware of outlets in Niagara (but have never been) and are wondering if they're worth a visit and if there are other places worth seeing now that the US and Canadian dollars are at par. [more inside]
Where on earth (well, specifically Toronto), can I buy a simple sterling silver cuff bracelet? What I thought would be a simple search has become almost comically fruitless. [more inside]
I'm looking for a super-comfortable bathrobe for my wife. I'm in in Toronto, and I need to buy it locally (no time to order it). Little help? [more inside]
Where can I buy good-quality kitchenware in Toronto, especially knives? [more inside]
What's a good camera store in Toronto? [more inside]
Where can I buy poker chips in Toronto? I'm looking for something nicer than what the dollar stores are offering, and Google is no help for obvious reasons. I imagine I'm looking for a gaming store of some kind, but I don't know where to start looking. Downtown is preferable, but anywhere TTCable is doable. I don't mind spending up to fifty or sixty dollars for a set which will accomodate eight players—is this reasonable?