fuckyeahtoronto:

"Marilyn and John Brooks ran the Unicorn, one of the city’s first boutiques. The bright yellow store was filled with eccentric items such as decorated tissue boxes, big crepe flowers from Mexico, coffee mugs and muumuus. They would inscribe their customers’ names on colourful shopping bags before sending them on their way. "You’d leave and it was like going to Rodeo Drive," says Marilyn Brooks, now a well-known fashion designer."

chantelfelicia

fuckyeahtoronto:

"Marilyn and John Brooks ran the Unicorn, one of the city’s first boutiques. The bright yellow store was filled with eccentric items such as decorated tissue boxes, big crepe flowers from Mexico, coffee mugs and muumuus. They would inscribe their customers’ names on colourful shopping bags before sending them on their way. "You’d leave and it was like going to Rodeo Drive," says Marilyn Brooks, now a well-known fashion designer."

chantelfelicia