Spotted / Montreal / Sardine

My good friend decided to take me here one morning, as she knew I’d appreciate the charm and design of the space. And it happened to be where she recently met her beau… Continue reading

Spotted / Montreal / Savoie Fils

I was strolling through the Mile End when I saw the big letters “SF”. Being from San Francisco and all, I had to stop in. Turns out “SF” stands for Savoie Fils and… Continue reading

Spotted / Montreal / Regine Cafe

I asked the gentleman running this place, “Who’s Régine?” He laughed a bit and said she doesn’t actually exist. But if you can imagine your charming aunt who played the part of a… Continue reading

Spotted / Montreal / Spice Station

I stumbled on this place as I was wandering through the Mile End. I loved the walls and row fulls of every spice imaginable. I asked for white truffle salt; they had it.… Continue reading

Spotted/ Montreal / Style Labo

A medley of industrial design and vintage pieces, I was bummed I couldn’t bring more items home from this place. I was coveting a few lighted metal signs, a Jielde task lamp, and… Continue reading

Spotted / Montreal / Le Cagibi

I planned to stop here for a veggie lunch, but I was still recovering from my hearty meal at Régine. So I had coffee instead. I quickly observed it was a popular meeting spot… Continue reading

Spotted / Montreal / Cafe Falco

This cool cafe is tucked away inside a building along a quiet street, so you’d certainly miss it if you didn’t already know it was there. With its leather sofa seatings, wooden communal… Continue reading

Spotted / Montreal / Brooklyn Cafe

Having been born in NYC and Brooklyn being one of my most favorite cities, I decided to pop in here, too. There was no relation to the city, but Brooklyn happens to be… Continue reading

Spotted / Montreal / Mile End Street Art

Admiring the range of street art as I wandered throughout the Mile End. And when I stopped in for another siphon coffee at Le Falco, I picked up french street artist JR’s book… Continue reading