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24 Sep 2017


By Gracie Carroll

6 Cool Ways To Show Your #Pride During Pride Month and Beyond!

By Gracie Carroll


June means Pride Month has arrived and what better way to show your support than by wearing it loud and proud, baby! Toronto is such a wonderfully inclusive city and we are so proud to live in a place that celebrates everyone, no matter your race, religion or sexual orientation.

To celebrate, we’re highlighting 6 cool items to shop that will help show off your #Pride all month long (and beyond!) and get you in the spirit for this month’s festivities. Most importantly, proceeds from the purchase of some of these products are being donated to support LGBTQ-focused charities, so, get shopping friends!



With 100% of the profits going to Bill 7 Award (a charity that provides scholarships to disadvantaged LGBTQ youth enrolled in post-secondary education) Toronto-based Consonant Skincare‘s Pride Bath Bomb is a product we couldn’t be more excited about! Relaxing has never been so colourful, and soothing, with epsom salts that help ease muscle tension and avocado oil to moisturize skin! Pride Bath Bombs retail for $9 each, click HERE to shop!


converse chuck taylor pride

This throwback sneaker is a nod to the original 70s Chuck Taylor high top but updated to celebrate Pride 2017! With vintage details, embroidered patches and rainbow vibes all around this sneaker is a fab way to show your #PRIDE loud ‘n’ proud! PLUS, Converse just launched their Canadian online shop to make Converse shopping that much easier for us Canucks. Pride Parade High Tops retail for $140 each, click HERE to shop!


Looking to wear your #Pride on your sleeve? Thomas Sabo has you covered with this super chic and colourful charm! You’ll shine bright with Sterling silver, 18k gold and white pavĂ© zirconia dangling from your wrist! The ‘Rainbow’ charm retails for  $124 USD, click HERE to shop!



rainbow deodorant

Rainbow deodorant that smells like cake? Yes please! This all-natural handmade deodorant from Ontario-based Knitty Little Secret donates $5 from every purchase to the Iranian Railroad for Queer Refugees who assist LGBTQ people gain refugee status and give them a new chance at life. We love it! Natural Rainbow Deodorant retails for $10.27, click HERE to shop!


Now our furry friends can show their #Pride too thanks to Ontario-based Highland Hounds! Their fab rainbow leash is 20% off until June 25 so get it while you can! Can you think of a better accessory for your fur-baby to don at your local Pride Parade? Obsessed! The Pride Rope Leash retails for $40, click HERE to shop!

Leeloodles Pride Tees


We are huge fans of Toronto’s very own mini #girlboss, Ms. Leeloo of Leeloodles! Her latest t-shirt release features a colourful and Canadian design for PRIDE and #Canada150 that we absolutely love. $10 from every t-shirt sold will be donated to Lesbian Gay Bi Trans Youth Line in Canada.  The Leeloodles PRIDE tee retails for $35, click HERE to shop!


We have teamed up with all of these great brands to offer you the chance to WIN a Pride Pack filled with all of these amazing products worth over $400 CAD! All you have to do to enter to WIN is…

FOLLOW @GracieCarroll on Instagram, Facebook, Twitter and YouTube.

SUBSCRIBE to my newsletter (find it on the right sidebar of this page! —->>)

SHARE this blog post on Facebook AND/OR TweetI want to #WIN a #Pride pack ft @leeloodles @Converse @consonant worth $400 fr @GracieCarroll! #contest details here http://bit.ly/2t9AyMf”

Contest closes June 30th 2017 at 11:59pm. Contest open to Canadian residents only.


Good Luck & HAPPY PRIDE!



 (Assistant Editor, Blair Stutz | Top image via CBC)


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