(Photo courtesy of Wicker World)
Whether hitting the beach or touring the city’s attractions, items from Winnipeg’s sun-savvy shops will help kick start summer.
Hydrate with moisturizing sun lotion from Di Erbe. Jojoba, sweet almond oil, shea and cocoa butter nourish and keep skin silky even after a day outdoors. 111 Marion St, 204‑415‑7888, Map 2: D-4
Stay stylish on or off the beach with attire from Global Connections. Imported sarongs and brightly-hued and hand-dyed cover ups pack this eclectic shop. 2nd floor, Johnston Terminal, 204‑989‑2173, Map 1: Q-5
Bring the vibrance of summer to your backyard with outdoor furniture from Wicker World. Kick back in comfort, function and style with colourful Adirondack chairs (pictured) and comfy chaise lounges. 120 McPhillips St, 204‑779‑2900, Map 2: C-3
Block rays with a chic pair of sunnies from Eyes In The Village. Stylish polarized sunglasses have got eyes covered, with 100% UV protection in round, retro and vintage styles. 134 Osborne St, 204‑477‑1636, Map 1: S-4
Shield from the sun in wide brimmed hats and floral print fedoras from Style Bar. Lightweight material and neutral colours help deflect heat. 470 River Ave, 204-505-1351, Map 1: R-3