Wicker Emporium’s product buyers scour lands near and far to find elegant home accents for their customers. The practice of travelling to different countries began more than 35 years ago, when the company’s heads joined the crew of a pirate ship to pay off a gambling debt. Today, in 20 stores across Atlantic Canada and Ontario, customers can still browse pillows, quilts, mirrors, outdoor accessories, and shelves imported from local manufacturers and international crafters.
Dedicated to facilitating restful, healthy dozing, Nasafoam promotes rejuvenating z-catching via their fleet of foam- and latex-based sleep accessories forged from all natural materials and chemical-free, water-based adhesives. Using only Canadian-made foams and fillers, Nasafoam’s mattress-smiths cobble together their memory foam mattresses in a multi-layered design that helps reduce pressure points and coaxes spines into a proper alignment. Made from hypoallergenic and antimicrobial talalay latex, the company’s latex mattresses boast natural ventilation properties to regulate body heat even as sleepers dream about August. All Nasafoam mattresses deploy advanced technologies that aid in the alleviation of common slumbering maladies such as snoring, joint pain, and tossing and turning. While specializing in the art of mattresses making, Nasafoam’s line of pillows and mattress toppers bolster sleeping sessions with their plush, durable surfaces.
Within Watermarks Kitchen & Bath Boutique’s cavernous showroom sits a host of diverse design vignettes and kiosks. These stations present a carefully curated collection of kitchen and bath appliances from trusted brands—such as Kohler, Moen, and Produits Neptune—all laid out in realistic settings. Homeowners confer with Watermarks’ non-commission-based consultants, who then classify their tastes and preferences into one of five key styling themes formulated by the store’s crew of architects, designers, and builders. The themes range from the Pure, Clean, Contemporary collection’s minimalist designs to the Glamorous, Hollywood, Art Deco collection’s ornate hardware and Academy Award–shaped showerheads.
New Classic compiles a warehouse worth of retail and wholesale cookware, knives, and tableware as well as home furnishings from cabinets to chandeliers. Its expansive showroom abounds with houseware from Versace, Armani, and Swarovski to enable keeping up with the Joneses and their gold-leaf washing machine. The shop's overseas agents and buyers in Europe and Asia scout the globe to maintain a unique selection of housewares and gifts.