AllSaints Opens 1st Montreal Store [Photos]

British fashion brand AllSaints opened its fourth Canadian location this week in Montreal. The 2,500 square foot store is located at 2138 rue de la Montagne, south of Holt Renfrew and the Ritz Carlton Hotel, and a block north of Ogilvy

Retail Insider Montreal correspondent Maxime Frechette took photos of the new store, which features exposed brick/stone walls and concrete flooring, contrasting with metal and glass fixtures. Men's and women's AllSaints fashions are showcased, as well as a selection of footwear and accessories. The store was designed in-house. 

AllSaints is in the process of opening stores across Canada. The company opened its third Canadian store on February 24 of this year at CF Toronto Eaton Centre, measuring about 1,500 square feet. AllSaints' first Canadian location opened in April of 2013 at Toronto's Yorkdale Shopping Centre, measuring 6,600 square feet in the mall's southwest wing which opened in the fall of 2012. A second Canadian store, measuring 2,237 square feet, opened in June of 2015 at Vancouver's CF Pacific Centre

  Photo:  Maxime Frechette .
  Men's footwear and bags. Photo:  Maxime Frechette .

Men's footwear and bags. Photo: Maxime Frechette.

  Women's handbags. Photo:  Maxime Frechette .

Women's handbags. Photo: Maxime Frechette.

  Women's apparel contrasting with bare concrete floors and brick/stone walls. Photo:  Maxime Frechette .

Women's apparel contrasting with bare concrete floors and brick/stone walls. Photo: Maxime Frechette.

  Cash desk, exposed concrete walls, leather/metal furniture. Product not available in the store can be ordered on the screen in the photo, to be shipped the next day. Photo:  Maxime Frechette .

Cash desk, exposed concrete walls, leather/metal furniture. Product not available in the store can be ordered on the screen in the photo, to be shipped the next day. Photo: Maxime Frechette.

  Men's fashions displayed on industrial metal fixtures. Photo:  Maxime Frechette .

Men's fashions displayed on industrial metal fixtures. Photo: Maxime Frechette.

AllSaints was founded in 1994 in Spitalfields, U.K., and the brand has grown to over 70 free-standing retail locations worldwide. It has free-standing U.S. locations in major cities including New York City, Boston, Los Angeles, Las Vegas, San Francisco, Miami, Washington, D.C., Santa Monica and Seattle, as well as four outlets. It also operates concessions within many American Bloomingdale's locations. The brand retails menswear, womenswear, footwear, and accessories. The brand is known for being 'edgy and directional' with a muted palette dominated by blacks, browns, whites, and grays. The company's retail stores feature interiors of exposed brick, weathered wood and metal. 

Canadian Retail News From Around The Web: May 5, 2016