TOMA is a Montreal-based creative studio that strives to enhance daily living through humour and wit. Fusing form with functionality, TOMA’s urban objects have a playful, graphic quality. Created by graphic designers, the object’s design elements coherently find their way right into its presentation and packaging. Creator, designer, and art director, Anne Thomas founded Thomas design in 1990—a studio […]Continue Reading


Toronto-based designer Philip Brown was one of our generous Indiegogo campaign backers. He is the creative force behind pab – furniture design + build, where he creates sculptural home furnishings that are based on design as a progressive form. According to Philip, our surroundings evolve and new inputs continually inspire our desire for change. As a designer the […]Continue Reading


We are excited to show you another amazing Festival video produced by ALSO Collective. This video draws on live footage captured at the 2013 Festival, including short interviews with local artists and designers Joseph Clement, Bruno Billio, Ange-line Tetrault and Michael Madjus, Head of Craft at Harbourfront Centre Melanie Egan, and President of OCAD University […]Continue Reading


Happening annual during Festival week, Do Design is a unique, street wide event in Toronto organized by the Trinity Bellwoods Business Improvement Area. The works of contemporary designers (furniture, objects, architectural or graphic) are showcased in a diverse variety of storefronts/cafe’s/walk-ups/windows of participating business venues along Dundas St West between Bathurst and Grace streets. This […]Continue Reading


Open today and tomorrow, we are excited to share with you  the great design we have happening at our booth at IIDEX. Stop by to ‘say hi’ and see the awesome objects that some of our festival participants have been working on … including a kinetic sculpture by Patrick Svilans. More about Patrick: Patrick Svilans has spent […]Continue Reading