This week, we toured Saks Fifth Avenue‘s first Canadian store, located within the Hudson’s Bay building on Queen Street at CF Toronto Eaton Centre. This article features photos from a media tour, as well as an evening cocktail event hosted by the National Ballet of Canada. The store opens to the public with a ribbon cutting at 9:30 am on Thursday February 18.

The store’s ground level features a handbags hall with several boutiques, a large jewellery area, and a beauty hall. Several shop-in-stores add to the luxury offering. In handbags, there are boutiques forCélineSaint Laurent Paris, Bottega Veneta,Givenchy, Chloé, Valentino, and a 1,200 square foot Louis Vuitton concession at the store’s Yonge and Queen Street corner…

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