How to shop ethically in Guelph, Ontario

Located in the heart of Wellington County, Guelph offers visitors and residents critically-acclaimed restaurants entertainment and great ethical choices for shopping.

The Attic

13062494_1219474758070661_7225496457038048591_nThis family run business has been operating in Guelph since 1989. The Attic is the only consignment store in town that caters to women and men. They are conveniently located in Harvard Estates plaza which offers plentiful parking.


Visit The Attic online and at 35 Harvard St.Guelph, Ontario N1G 3A2




MEOW! is a consignment clothing store, located in Guelph, Ontario, Canada. They specialize in clothing and accessories for stylish modern women who also appreciate classic fashions and vintage. Bags, wallets, jewelry, hats, shoes, vintage cowboy boots, vinyl records, gifts and more. MEOW! is very eclectic, with a fun decor and tons of unique, one-of-a-kind-finds!


Visit Meow online and at 10 Carden St., Guelph, Ontario NIH 3a2


The Wild Rose


The Wild Rose is an extraordinary consignment boutique located in the heart of downtown Guelph, just below the beautiful Basilica of Our Lady Immaculate (formerly Church of Our Lady). For over 20 years it has been offering women a place to buy fabulous brand name clothing and accessories without paying new retail prices. We are open 7 days a week and have evening hours to make visiting us convenient for you.



Visit The Wild Rose online and at 23A Macdonell Street, Guelph, Ontario N1H 2Z4


Persephone’s Wardrobe


Persephone’s Wardrobe is a boutique in Guelph, Ontario, offering a lovely selection of women’s fashion. Our focus is comfortable easy to wear clothing. Wherever we can we bring you styles made from natural fibres, sustainable and ethical fabrication, and Canadian designers.

Visit Persephone’s online and at 20 Wilson Street, Guelph, Ontario N1H 4G5

Take Time


Take Time is a vintage, thrift and craft shop based out of Guelph, ON. After the better part of a year of pop-up shops, markets and festivals all over Ontario, Take Time has opened a bricks and mortar shop in the heart of downtown Guelph.


Visit Take Time online and at 33 Carden Street, Upstairs, Guelph, Ontario N1H 3A2


Love in the Afternoon


Stepping into Love in the Afternoon, feels as if there is a crack in the time-space continuum, spilling all of its contents into the heart of the shop. Built with love in the afternoon, the shop is the exclusive home of WallacePlayford. You’ll find this fresh and futuristic label, nestled in amongst carefully curated vintage pieces which promise to ignite a feverish love affair between old & new. Vintage frocks, lingerie & fashion accessories are cleverly displayed on and amongst an eclectic mix of old-world to mid-mod furnishings, collectibles, kitsch & ephemera.


Visit Love in the Afternoon online and at


Grey Rock Clothing

For style conscious, males and females who are looking for smart casual ethical clothing, we have a store stocking the latest in stylish clothing, footwear and accessories, that provides individuals with the opportunity to purchase unique pieces of clothing knowing that they are supporting fair labour conditions.

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Visit Grey Rock Clothing online and at 29 Quebec Street, Guelph, Ontario N1H 2T1



CORIANDER is a beautiful store in the heart of downtown Guelph, ON. They have filled their store with handcrafted giftware, jewelery and clothing – with a focus on colour, natural fabrics and artistic flair.



Visit Coriander online and at 112 Wyndham Street North, Guelph, Ontario N1H 4E8

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