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New Businesses
Posted: Sep 3, 2020

Small business owners and entrepreneurs are the backbones of our downtown.  They bring vibrancy, enthusiasm and help us create a community.  They are a passionate group, who work long hours, and who have had to work even harder this year to survive.  We would like to shine a spotlight on some new members to our downtown core.  These folks have been brave enough to open their new businesses during a pandemic; determined not to let the state of the economy deter them from pursuing their dreams.  Please join us in welcoming …


Agora Marketplace | 393 John Street

This new boutique sells handmade silver jewellery, artisan glass, crystals and more. The agora (Ancient Greek: ἀγορά agorá) was a central public space in ancient Greek city-states. agoramarketplace.ca


Beauty N The Beast | 2076 Pine Street

A place to pamper you and your dog! Book a grooming appointment Tuesdays and Thursdays. Book a hair appointment Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays. Our gorgeous grooming salon is the perfect location to treat your puppy to a Spa Day of full service grooming! As well as maintaining your dog’s general health and wellness, bringing your dog to The Beauty N The Beast for regular grooming is exciting with our signature high-quality services. beautynthebeast.ca



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Jack was in today. Who doesn’t love a #goldendoodle 🥰

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Brush Beauty Bar | 477 John Street

At Brush Beauty Bar we offer one on one services with Natalie, who is a master colourist, stylist and makeup artist. Natalie has over 10+ years in the industry with experience spanning across Canada and internationally. Educated in Calgary, Alberta at Del Mar College and the prestigious Artists Within Academy she is able to bring your beauty goals to life while maintaining the health and integrity of your hair, ensuring you leave feeling your best. While Natalie does offer all hair services, she does specialize in blondes, hand tied weft extensions and brides. Brush Beauty Bar also offers lash extensions and facial injections. Feel free to inquire on your next visit. brushbeautybarburlington.com



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It’s almost hat season….. #inspo #hats #fashion #hair #ighair #hairinspo #brushbabe #brushbeautybarburlington #braids #style

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Grounded Pilates | 418 Pearl Street, Unit 50

Grounded Pilates is the newest addition to Village Square in Downtown Burlington. Featuring Reformer, Barre and Mat, the studio has created a beautiful inviting space and boasts a talented team of instructors. groundedpilates.ca



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The website is LIVE! 🎉 www.groundedpilates.ca The schedule is up, classes are ready to be purchased and booked. You must have an account + a package (1, 5, 10, 20 classes) to book a class and you can book up to 3 months in advance. Classes start Tuesday Sept 8. To thank you all for your support and patience over the last few months we are opening with a PROMOTION – 25% off ALL packages. 💥Just enter the promo code GROUNDED25 during checkout. If you have any questions or hit any speed bumps in the booking process, or have any questions about which class is for you, or if you are looking for private sessions, just email hello@groundedpilates.ca and we’ll help you get set up. New site, new system, new place to move your body….let’s do this!!! 🎉

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Village Square Supplements 414 Pearl Street

We’re on a mission to provide healthy options on the go! We believe each day is filled with promise and possibility. And our purpose is to help you get the most out of it. This is why each of our ingredients is chosen carefully, and every one of our blends is crated masterfully. So you can be your best self, live your best self, and rule the day. villagesquaresupplements.com


The Barber Station 2011 Lakeshore Road

At The Barber Station, we provide luxury barber services including sleek styles and smooth shapes. Visit us to enjoy a unique relaxing experience as we believe men deserve to look their best, feel their best, so let’s change the game. thebarberstation.ca


Ornate Room | 1455 Lakeshore Road

The Ornate Room has lots of different items, ranging from home decor to kitchen accessories, but their main focus is unique well-priced gifts for any occasion. Owners, Rania and Melody, handpick each item in-store. “We make sure each item is unique and you will not be able to find it anywhere else. And what makes the Ornate Room great is you can find a gift with any budget you have.” ornateroomburlington



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We wanted to thank @dtburlingtonon for the warm welcome on our opening of our brand new store in downtown Burlington “Ornate Room” and for these lovely pictures taken! We are a mother- daughter duo Melody and Rania and we are the owners of the Ornate Room. We wanted to introduce ourselves to you and on why we opened this store 😊 We have been residents of Burlington for over ten years now. Over the past few years we found that when we searched for a nice unique gift for an occassion we always had trouble finding something. So we started thinking of a business idea to open up a store and in a year we turned our idea into a reality! The Ornate Room has different items ranging from home decor, kitchen accessories but our main focus is unique well priced gifts for any occassion. We handpick each item and make sure each item is unique. You will not be able to find it anywhere else. And what makes the Ornate Room great is you can find a gift with any budget you have! For now we are open everyday from 5-9 pm. Come in and say hi! We can’t wait to meet you 😊 #ornateroomburlington #familybusiness #himedecorstorw #burlingtonstore #uniquegifts #uniqueitems

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Studio Âme | 422 Pearl St Unit 2U

A rentable creative studio. It all begins with an idea. With a dream to create in a beautiful and flexible photography space, Studio Âme (pronounced ahh-m) was created. Âme is the French word for soul; and soul is in the heart of this Downtown Burlington Village Square community. We’ve filled the space with modern visuals and props that can be used with each space rental. So come on in and snap your creative heart out! studioame.ca


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This Thursday! Pre-booking is now open, we’d be honoured to have you come create something wonderful.⁠ ⁠ Please visit the website for all the info on how to snag your time slot.

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The Artisanville | 431 Pearl Street

The Artisanville is one of a kind shopping spot located in downtown Burlington. We offer Canadian designed / made products most of the products we offer are handmade and created in small batches by Canadian designers and makers. theartisanville.ca


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Find these gorgeous necklaces and ear studs on store! They will available to shop online soon!!

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New Street Media | 534 Brant St 2nd Floor

Full-service digital media agency driving bottom line success for consumer-centric businesses by helping them tell their brand story, grow their community, optimize their media spend and create best-in-class journeys for their customers. newstreetmedia.ca



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New Street Media helped a multi-faced construction company provide a streamlined online experience //⠀ .⠀ Leonardi Construction is a GTA-based Construction company that was looking for a Professional website that would showcase the vast number of construction services they provided. As a multifaceted company offering a variety of different services, special consideration had to be paid to how to prioritize and showcase content in a manner that would allow any client to find what they were looking for without becoming overwhelmed.⠀ .⠀ The objective was to provide a streamlined design that would ensure that each user can find the content they are looking for in a timely and clear manner. New Street Media put a lot of thought and time into creating a design that would house a variety of different services without discouraging someone looking specific information from accessing it because of confusion, clutter or lack of intuitive design. This provided a unique challenge that the NSM team was excited to take on.⠀ .⠀ As with all websites NSM created, the entire website was a custom UI/UX design and development, ensuring a completely unique aesthetic that enhances the brand and messaging, while addressing the design challenges faced with a multi-service company.⠀ .⠀ The result is a simple, branded design and a distinctive ease of use for all visitors to the site. The custom wordpress design also means that Leonardi Construction in-house team can easily manage, change and adjust content as needed including text, images and clients; allowing them to continuously keep their website up the date as their business grows and evolves.⠀ .⠀ #newstreetmedia #ui #ux #constructionmarketing #constructionwebsite #website #webdesign #design #creative #digital #digitalmarketing #websitedesign #development #buildermarketing #builderwebsite

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