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A Toronto Resident Creates Vertical Gardens for Condos

If you live in a small condo in Toronto and want to care for plants, it is possible to have that green thumb even in your small space. Michael Giel, who owns Made by Mikey, can create a vertical garden that is big enough on a condo balcony. Nevertheless, it is enough to grow your chosen herbs or flowers.
Giel has a garden of his own at Parkdale. He lives with his partner in an apartment. One summer day, they were able to produce 22 jars of pesto from the basil they have at home. With a height of 40 inches and a width of 26 inches, the vertical gardens can drain by themselves through the compartments which makes it possible for roots…

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Rose-Shape Candles by Toronto Sisters Sell Out After TikTok Fame

3 sisters can sell out their rose-shaped candles because of the fame their candles made on Tiktok. Sundus, Suroor, and Sarah Aziz are the owners of these candles. They are in their 20s and all grew up in Toronto. Their rose-shaped candles, Blush Candles, are starting to get attention abroad.
Their videos on TikTok garnered millions of views. Their account also has more than 160,000 followers. They sell a single rose candle for $9 6 rose candles for $48. Their inspiration for their business began in their childhood.
Growing up, they said that they always received a bouquet of fresh roses on special occasions such as birthdays…

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A Toronto Barber Shop Owner Asks to Allow Them to Operate as Black Market Salons Begin to Flourish

A barbershop owner from Toronto is requesting the Province to allow all barbershops and hair salons to operate since the stay-at-home order is going to be lifted. According to Peter Gosling, one of the owners of Glassbox, many people opt to get an illegal haircut now. Glassbox has 5 locations in Canada and has an academy for aspiring barbers.
He added that a lot of people are going to people’s homes to have a haircut which puts their health at risk and possible transmission of the Covid-19 virus. Many residents in Toronto drive long miles just to get their hair cut. Some just go to York Region.
The black market continuously…

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