We’re proud to introduce you to some of the other In Good Form applicants we were able to get to know as part of the selection process. We hope you’ll take the time to learn a little more about each brand and give them a follow on Instagram. We’ll continue to share more about these incredible companies over the coming weeks – stay tuned!
Prairie Breeze Folk Arts Studio
Amina Haswell is a Winnipeg-based Broomsquire and the Creative Director and Owner of Prairie Breeze Folk Art Studio, an artisan-driven home decor and design company specializing in quality-crafted brooms, brushes and other home accessories. Follow Prairie Breeze Folk Art Studio on Instagram here.
Anj Kim is a Vancouver-based jewelry designer and owner of Thirteenth Studio. Anj grew up with an abundant exposure to art and developed an appreciation for art at an early age. She makes her beautiful jewelry out of her home studio near the beach. Follow Thirteenth Studio on Instagram here to learn more.
Aryanne Browne is the owner of a private coaching company with the mission to help clients chart their journeys to their greatest selves. Her previous career led her to research and eventually study the science behind emotions, how they affect our behaviours, and what actions we habitually take because of them. Follow Aryanne on Instagram here.
Devi Arts Collective
Bayoush Mengesha is a Vancouver-based jewelry designer and the owner of Devi Arts Collective. Bayoush wanted to own her beauty and confidence while shifting the perspective that responsibly handmade jewelry can also be accessible and affordable. Follow Devi Arts Collective here to learn more.
Claire Ting is the owner of Luv Pot, a Vancouver-based plant subscription service. Claire started her company amidst the pandemic and believes that there is a right plant for every person and every location. Her monthly subscription consists of zoom checkups, education pieces with words of encouragement, and a helping hand to guide you through the process of caring for your plants. Follow Luv Pot on Instagram here.
The Nines Beauty Club INC.
Cymmone Henry is the owner of The Nines Beauty Club INC, a Toronto-based mobile beauty service. Cymmone knows women crave convenience when it comes to beauty services, especially due to having kids or having a busy work life. The Nines Beauty Club INC.’s mission is to make it a little easier for busy women to enjoy the services they love. Follow The Nines Beauty Club on Instagram here to learn more.
Support & Growth Inc
Danielle Lynch is the Director of Operations at Support & Growth Inc., an Ontario based mental health and wellness service offering counselling and coaching. They provide a wide range of services to individuals, children, youth, families and groups. Follow Support & Growth on Instagram here to learn more.
Debbie Shing is the founder of Quve, an online wine retailer that offers a tastefully handpicked variety of products. Debbie is a WSET Level 4 Diploma graduate and Certified WSET Instructor with nearly 20 years of experience. Quvé was created to challenge that status quo and to offer access to a carefully edited selection of wine, food, art and more. Follow Quve on Instagram here.
Meraki Design House
Eman Bachani is a Mississauga-based shoe designer and owner of Meraki Design House. Each Meraki Design House shoe is a manifestation of the perfect balance of age-old crafts inspiration, but constructed for the woman of today. Explore Meraki Design House on Instagram here.
Emefa Kuadey is a Toronto-based designer and owner of israella KOBLA. This luxury made-to-order clothing and accessories brand redefines minimalism through structure and bold femininity. Ultimately, the goal is to rework the way we look at minimalism and modern fashion. Follow israella KOBLA on Instagram here.
A Taste of Soul
Gwyn Beaver is the owner and operator of A Taste of Soul, a catering company and offers virtual cooking classes of traditional cuisine of the southern United States, from Wasaga Beach, Ontario.
Jamie Ignacio is a Vancouver-based jewelry designer and owner of Buo Jewelry, a line of thoughtfully designed, well-made jewelry essentials without the luxury price tag. “Buo,” or “whole,” is a word that inspires each of her small-batch collections. Learn more about Buo Jewelry on Instagram here.
Jasbir Hundal Counselling Services
Jasbir Hundal, the founder of Jasbir Hundal Counselling Services, has over 15 years of experience working with individuals suffering from a variety of mental health concerns. Jasbir works with each client at their own pace to increase positive emotions, strengthen connections with loved ones, build resilience, & heal from past experiences in order to focus on the future.
Noir Lash Lounge
Joyce Poon is the owner of Vancouver-based Noir Lash Lounge. What started as a hobby grew and expanded organically into six locations across Canada and the US. Noir developed its own brand of adhesives and lashes and has sold over 200,000 sets of eyelash extensions. Follow Noir Lash Lounge on Instagram here to learn more.
Colour the Trails
Judith Kasiama is the founder of Colour the Trails, an organization for POC and allies interested in outdoor activities including hiking, skiing/snowboarding, kayaking, biking. Judith plays a key role in raising awareness for cultural change, focusing on diversity and equity in the outdoors. Check out Colour the Trails on Instagram here.