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Back to School Shopping in Wellington West!

We don’t mean to brag, BUT!

Wellington West has some of the best shopping spots in the Nation’s Capital for all of your Back-to-School shopping needs.

Need a new knapsack? Terra 20 has a number of eco-friendly versions here. Don’t forget to check out their litterless lunch box tools while you’re at it.

Did you know The Extraordinary Baby Shoppe isn’t just for babies? They have a endless hours of fun including games, bookspuzzles, and lunch gear too!

Remember, the classic family fave Giant Tiger has everything from backpacks, to clothes, to stationery to bedding for the young adults off to college and university.

Need to get a new ‘do for the upcoming new school year too? (Even if YOU’RE not the one going back to school?)

Wellington West is chocablock FULL of choices when it comes to getting your hair done!

May we suggest a few neighbourhood staples + kid-friendly local faves:

Forbes Beauty Co.

Graywhale (Men’s Grooming)

Chris Lee & Leandro Salon

Stella’s Unisex

Hair Fellas Barbershop & School (Men’s Grooming)

Red Salon

Dash of Sass (on Holland Ave.)

Mint Hair Studio


….And so many more! Check out the full list and directory here. This neighbourhood has no excuse not to look good!