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September 17, 2019

Cozy sweaters, crisp air, apple picking, hot cocoa and crunchy leaves. Sounds familiar? We think so! The Fall weather means we have several new pieces in the store as we head into the changing season. 

So, we've taken a few minutes to put together Five Must-Have Styles from Curiosities. 

Photo 1: This colourful tunic is from Luc Fontaine, based in Montreal. Did you hear? Luc will be in London, Ontario for our Luc Fontaine T...

April 12, 2019

Creative pursuits...it is what Kristin Ross lives and breathes. She knew there was more for her as she explored, experimented and created for many years prior to turning her passion into a career. When passion and business come together it is truly an amazing phenomenon, right? Kristin opened her fashion accessories boutique in 2006 and started by featuring local artisans and their fine and fashion jewellery. In addition to th...

November 7, 2018

As we head into the holiday season that is fast approaching...we've taken some time to outline a few reasons why we believe you should shop local this holiday season. Whether it's at Curiosities or anywhere in London or beyond - consider these reasons as you head out to shop!

You'll find something unique and completely different for everyone.

Forget the chain stores, local boutiques and stores are the route to go for unique gift...

September 24, 2018

It’s a beautiful thing when a goal becomes reality. For Danielle O’Connor, her dream came to be when she was 17 years old and completed her first wholesale order. Having an entrepreneurial mindset, her goldsmithing dream changed from a hobby to a career quickly. Fast forward to today, Danielle O’Connor Jewellery is located in a newly renovated one hundred year old home in the Avon Ward neighbourhood of Stratford Ontario.


August 3, 2018

A true entrepreneur in the making since childhood, Carmina de Young's collections are a bold balance between modern culture and contemporary style. Each of her pieces are designed to empower women in a way that reinforces style and comfort - and don’t forget the taste of colour and flare.

And it doesn’t stop at style, de Young is committed to using environmentally sustainable fabrics, and HELLO they’re luxuriously soft….it’s a...

July 3, 2018

Kimberely Francis is one of our most popular artists in store. But how does she create her beautiful cedar wood carvings?

April 16, 2018

Lynda is an expert in unique, one-of-a-kind jewellery from old and tarnished silver serving platters, bread plates, butter dishes and trivets.

During the trunk show, Lynda will be taking CUSTOM ORDERS! Yes, customers are welcome to bring their old pieces to the show. Lynda takes them back to her studio and gives them new life! 

Here's an example of Lynda's remarkable work!

See you at the show!

Saturday, April 21, 2018


September 21, 2017

Dainty, elegant, and unique. These are the words that come to mind when we think of My Vintage Retreat. Located in Ottawa, Ontario, My Vintage Retreat is all Canadian and specializes in handmade dish jewellery, with a distinct vintage aesthetic.

What makes them stand out? It has to be the repurposing of unused goods into functional treasures. Each unusable dish or material, whether it be cracked, chipped, or unusable in anoth...

June 11, 2017

Shop locally at our store for Canadian-made items to celebrate Canada’s 150th Anniversary  and check out some fabulous gift ideas for yourself or someone special. We are proud to feature, support and stock unusual and interesting items from a variety of Canadian artists from coast to coast.

Two artists that we carry (dconstruct and Atelier Trema) are both featured on page 36 of Canadian Living‘s Canada 150 i...

April 12, 2017

Are you looking for something new to spruce up your wardrobe this Spring?

Shed your winter blues and get into the spirit of Spring by checking out the newest fashions in our store. We’ve added to current collections, and expanded our selections with items from new and former suppliers.

New Arrivals to Our Store

Brenda Beddome Designs – Clothing

We now carry flexible, stylish and Canadian-made pants and dresses by Canadian clothing...

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