While it may be true that certain shoes sell themselves, we all know that it's the community feel of a neighbourhood store that keeps us coming back for more. Whether you're indulging your inner Carrie Bradshaw's need for Jimmy Choo’s or looking for your sneaker sanctuary, Laval has a shoe store for you.
Here's a rundown of local locals where you can find the pumps, loafers, trainers, wedges, flats and everything in between to satisfy your every shoe need.
A woman cannot live on high heels alone. Enter Exclucity. With gallery-like digs and exposed brick, this hip shop stocks swag, premier sneakers and has one of the most extensive collections of kicks in the city. The shoe-gods have finally answered our pleas and sanctified our fair city with a Laval location.
Shu is an eclectic footwear boutique catering to women and children of all ages. They feature many designer collections and popular name brands including DVF, Ted Baker, Michael Kors and other distinctive lines of footwear. Shu tends to stock chic but safe designers that make them a great source for classic shoes that aren't likely to go out of style before you've paid off your credit card bill.
4. Jean-Paul Fortin Chaussures
From evening shoes to flats, aficionados of shoes and boots can find their favourite designers here. Specialized in high-end footwear for women, Jean-Paul Fortin offers their clients a unique collection of exclusive shoes and luxury footwear. For those that cant make it out to the 450, don’t fret you’re in luck, the company also caters to a growing demand across Canada via their online store.
Photo cred - becomingroux.tumblr.com
Mochico has a plethora of choices ranging from the latest heels, boots, flats and an extensive range of unique shoes that you wont find elsewhere. A purveyor of all things fine in Montreal the staff at Mochico is super helpful - if they don' t have the colour or size you need, just ask and they will be more than happy to call around to find another one of their locations that may be able to accommodate you.
6. Jordan Taylor
It’s the chic décor that will first catch your eye at this Laval boutique. With its crystal chandelier and glass shelves, the mood is set for some high-end shopping. The store has some big names with established reputations as well as some fresh new designers like Fornarina and Killah. On top of that, Jordan Taylor is an exclusive retailer in North America of top Brazilian brands. Jordan Taylor is the perfect one-stop-shop to grab that extra special pair of shoes.