The Jean Drawer

Behind the Scenes

Aug 26, 2021 | Author: Dwayne Larson (ecommerce photographer)

We're taking you behind the scenes at Warehouse One to meet our men's assistant buyer, Giordana. Learn what day-to-day life is like at Warehouse One and get an exclusive look behind-the-scenes at our Fall photoshoot. Find out what fashion trends Giordana is loving and which she thinks needs to go.

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Bleach Dye Technique

July 22, 2021 | Author: Dwayne Larson (ecommerce photographer)

It's time to give those old band tees an upgrade! We covered how to ice dye a white tee, now we are flipping it on its head and showing you how to do some bleach dyeing. It takes a little bit of set up and because we are using bleach you have to be very careful when handling the materials.

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Ice Dye Technique

June 3, 2021 | Author: Kristy Menzies (women's buyer)

Ice dying is like tie dye, only easier. You can create beautiful, unique watercolour effects effortlessly. In 10 minutes or less add personality to a new t-shirt or give new life to an old t-shirt!

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Grand Beach Club

April 9, 2021 | Author: Lauren Ruud (marketing manager)

The brand originally launched as a California-inspired beachwear line in the late 1980s. In 2021 we revived this vintage brand and it is just as comfy, carefree and cool as it was back then. The Grand Beach Club brand is known for it's tie-dye patterns and neon hues, two of the biggest trends in the 1980s. We see these trends translating back into current fashion today and are excited to bring back these cool vintage vibes.

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Easter Egg Decorating

April 2, 2021 | Author: Lori Grevstad (ecommerce manager)

Our eCommerce manager Lori tried her hand at naturally dyed Easter eggs and is passing her wisdom onto anyone who wishes to read her blog post. Learn how items in your home can make for some brilliantly coloured eggs for this holiday. Don’t want the mess? She has some suggestions for that too!

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Mar 9th, 2021 | Author: Sara Marie Falvo Medeiros (general merchandise manager)

Tie-dye has been trending in fashion for years and is having another resurgence. Although 2020 may have felt like we had seen enough of the trend, it continues to be stronger than ever. In the early days of lockdown, the tie-dye sweatsuit became the official stay at home uniform. This youthful motif provides a sense of comfort to many as tie-dye is often seen as nostalgic. Tie-dye has grown from the lounge around sweatsuit and homemade t-shirts to elevated tees, tanks, chiffon wraps, button-ups, leggings and more!

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Feb 24th, 2021 | Author: Warehouse One Team Members

This month we asked the Warehouse One team across Canada to share with us insights from their anti-racism journeys in honour and celebration of Black History Month. We’ve compiled excerpts from what was submitted and hope that others gain knowledge and inspiration from our co-workers!

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Feb 10th, 2021 | Author: Glenda Vandel - Senior Denim Buyer

Don’t be afraid to show a little ankle with this season’s biggest denim trend – destroyed and frayed jean hems. It is the next evolution in the trend of distressed denim: from holes to hems.

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Jan 23rd, 2021 | Author: Lori Grevstad (ecommerce manager and office baking master)

For years, my husband has told me fond stories of his childhood and how his mom would order sourdough starter from San Francisco, resulting in the most amazing, perfectly tangy bread. So, back in April, a few weeks into lockdown, I decided to tackle making my own sourdough bread.

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Oct 3, 2020 | Author: Heather Kotowich

With athleisure on the rise, jeans have some new competition. The jogger is the new must-have style for guys and it’s dominating the street style scene, becoming a key wardrobe essential… yup, that means you can feel comfy and look great, all day long!

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Sept 29, 2020 | Author: Glenda Vandel

If you are shopping for a new pair of jeans, it can be a stressful time. The thing with jeans is that it does not follow a ‘one size fits most’ policy.

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Sept 29, 2020 | Author: Heather Kotowich

IIn today’s world, the perfect pair of jeans is something every guy needs in his wardrobe. This versatile staple can be worn every day, in different ways.

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Sept 1, 2020 | Author: Lauren Ruud

Is there anything better than a new pair of jeans? Nope. Nothing. Okay maybe finding $20 in an OLD pair of jeans but other than that, there is nothing quite like putting on that new pair of dark wash denim that hugs in all the right places.

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July 10th, 2020 | Author: Leanne Jones

Whew! It’s finally getting hot out and it’s the perfect time to head to the beach! Maybe you want to go to the beach, but the closest one isn’t open yet...

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June 19th, 2020 | Author: Sara-Marie Falvo Medeiros

There has been a real resurgence of leggings which has accelerated the new movement of comfort and style in fashion. As summer rolls around, the same goes for the bike short trend. It has been a leading look this season and it is here to stay.

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June 5th, 2020 | Author: Lori Grevstad

Many of my non-baking friends took advantage of being quarantined and have tried their hand at baking over the past few months. I was excited to see hashtags popping up on their Insta stories, sharing their first attempts…

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May 28th, 2020 | Author: Lauren Krawchuk

We are getting summer ready with some tried and true favourite cocktail recipes from our ecommerce photographer, Lauren. These drinks are super easy to make into mocktails, just skip the booze and they are just as delicious.....

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May 21st, 2020 | Author: Bailee Munro

In times like these, you might find yourself like me, with an abundance of extra time that you don’t know how to fill it. My name is Bailee and I design the graphic tee’s here at Warehouse One....

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April 30th, 2020 | Author: Lauren Rudd

I often find myself overwhelmed and at a bit of a loss when I stare into my closet. The mixture of sweater sleeves, workout pants, and jackets all seem to blend into one big mass. Each garment is indistinguishable from the next...

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April 27th, 2020 | Author: Lauren Krawchuk

My name is Lauren K and I'm the eCommerce Photography Specialist at Warehouse One. I take product photos for our website as well as images for social media...

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April 15th, 2020 | Author: Kathryn Biddulph

If like me, you are tired of Netflix asking if you’re still watching Grey’s Anatomy (for the 5th time through…), maybe it’s time to start reading instead!

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