Women’s Clothing: ecolove ๐Ÿ

Name:ย ecolove

Products:ย Women’s clothing

Manufactured In: St. Catharines, Ontario

Where to buy:ย Online

Website:ย ecolove.shop

Canadian Owned:ย Yes

ecolove products are made out of plant-based fibres, without harmful additives or chemicals. In addition, their dye is non-toxic and their packaging is all recyclable and/or bio-degradable.

Women’s Clothing: Miik ๐Ÿ

Name: Miik

Products: Women’s clothing

Manufactured In: Toronto, Ontario

Where to Buy: Online and 95 stores across Canada

Website:ย miik.ca

Canadian Owned: Yes

Bamboo, beech trees, flax and fermented corn sugars are the source of most of Miik’s incredibly soft fabrics.

Miik uses sustainable fabrics and mills, dyes, designs and tailors in the Toronto area. 97% of their fabrics are sourced locally – the remaining 3% are bamboo rayon printed fabrics which can’t be sourced in Canada.

Clothing: Encircled ๐Ÿ

Name: Encircled

Products: Clothing

Manufactured In: Toronto, Ontario

Where to Buy: Online or their Toronto studio

Website:ย encircled.ca

Canadian Owned: Yes

Encircled’s clothes are cut and sewn within a 35km radius of their Toronto head office, and 25% of their fabrics are knit in Canada. They hope to increase that to 50% within the next few years as their business grows.

Women’s Clothing: Iris Denim ๐Ÿ

Name: Iris Denim

Products: Women’s jeans

Manufactured In: Montreal, Quebec

Where to Buy: Various retailers in Toronto and online

Website:ย irisdenim.com

Canadian Owned: Yes

Co-founders Jess Shvili and Lindsay Fernlund were unsatisfied with the fit of the existing denim on the market, so set out to solve that problem themselves. They launched Iris Denim in 2014, designing high-quality jeans in Toronto that are manufactured in Montreal.

Clothing: Public Myth ๐Ÿ

Name: Public Myth

Products: Women’s activewear

Manufactured In: “Predominantly Vancouver”, BC

Where to Buy: Company website and retailers

Website:ย publicmyth.com

Canadian Owned: Yes

Started in 2007, Public Myth makes a variety of activewear styles, suitable both for workouts and hitting the town afterwards (maybe have a shower first though… your call). The company states that most of the products are produced in their Vancouver factory – it’s not clear where the other items come from.

Clothing: MICHI ๐Ÿ

Name: MICHI

Products: Women’s activewear

Manufactured In: Toronto, Ontario

Where to Buy: Company website and various retailers

Website:ย michiny.com

Canadian Owned: Yes

The MICHI brand originally started in New York City, but moved to Toronto after the founder, Michelle Watson, couldn’t find appropriate manufacturing in the area. Now, the products are made in Canada from imported materials in a factory just outside Toronto.

Clothing: National Athletic Goods

Name:ย National Athletic Goods

Products:ย Sportswear

Manufactured In:ย Canada (potentially Vancouver)

Where to buy:ย Various stockists

Website:ย www.nationalathleticgoods.com

Canadian Owned:ย Unclear (probably)

National Athletic Goods is a clothing producer making sportswear based on vintage American athletic wear of the 30s-60s. They specifically outline that they are made in Canada, although further information is sparse.