In this cosmopolitan city, you don’t have to go far to find exquisite jewellery. From dainty rings that delicately grace your hands to standout necklaces and smart-looking watches, Montreal shines a spotlight on the immense talent of Canadian artisans. But you don’t have to limit yourself to the jewellers in this fair city — check out the boutiques and art galleries that also showcase their beautiful creations.
A sophisticated, unpretentious little boutique owned by husband ’n wife team Jean-Luc and Stephanie that offers a wide variety of lovely original creations ranging from rings to bracelets to necklaces. They offer engraving services and repairs as well. Their courtesy and attention to detail are unparalleled.
A must-visit for jewelry lovers! This family-run business is renowned for its high quality pieces, unique designs and reasonable prices. Their friendly, knowledgeable staff will help you find the perfect piece to suit your style. They also specialize in creating custom pieces!
There’s nothing quite like a touch of glimmering gold, shimmering sapphires or sparkling diamonds to up your luxe factor. A stop at the upscale downtown boutique Freitag stocks an in-house line of cool adornments with an organic, contemporary feel—including lots of silver and gems—plus, there are some goodies for guys too.
Founded in 1992, the boutique of Italian parents Marco and Paola Miserendino has embraced its status as one of the city’s finest neighbourhood jewellers. Located in Little Italy, the shop has a devoted clientele (including P.K. Subban) and stocks coveted brands such as Forevermark, Gucci, Pomellato and Frederique Constant—plus it’s the place to find a diamond that will truly last a lifetime.
You may not think of a museum as your destination for baubles, but the Montreal Museum of Fine Arts’ boutique and bookstore is a veritable treasure trove of gorgeous finds from Quebec-based artists and artisans. You’ll also find an array of beautifully curated books on fashion, food and design, plus a selection of gift items for any occasion.