Alison Garwood Jones

Second chances

Originally published in January 2008 in Canadian Home and Country

A Toronto designer proves that one man’s trash is another man’s treasure Each day, Michael Simardone weaves his bike through the laneways in Toronto’s historic neighbourhoods, where Garbage Day is like Christmas to this custom furniture designer. “If there’s a bin, I’m in,” he says, speaking of the objects relegated curbside by homeowners. “Last week […]

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