Alison Garwood Jones

Why the jewellery store crossed the road

Originally published in June 2008 in The Globe and Mail

Made You Look ‘s second location highlights the fun and funky side of gems Jaywalking has gone up in Parkdale ever since Sarah Hamel, owner of Made You Look Jewellery Studio & Gallery on Queen Street west of Dufferin, opened a sister accessories store across the street. But a recap for those not yet in-the-know. […]

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Rules of Attraction

Originally published in June 2008 in Canadian Home and Country

If it’s pink, floral, distressed and not nailed down, chances are this Toronto collector has the perfect place for it. There’s no use searching for an ordinary mug inside Barbie Brandes’s charmingly crooked kitchen cupboards. As far as she’s concerned, every day’s an exquisite teacup day, and no occasion is too mundane for an elaborate […]

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