Since 1971, @boylestreetcommunityservices has been supporting individuals and families experiencing homelessness and poverty in Edmonton. They work to help all people grow healthier through involvement in strong, accepting and respectful communities. Our team at The Hat wants to help support and celebrate all the work that @boylestreetcommunityservices does for our community, which is why we are so excited to…

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THIS SUMMER HAS BEEN H-O-T, AND ONE OF OUR FAVOURITE (AND MOST DELICIOUS) WAYS THAT WE’VE COOLED DOWN THIS SUMMER IS WITH COLD, TASTY TREATS FROM A FEW AWESOME LOCAL SHOPS IN OUR AREA – WHICH WE HAVE LISTED FOR YOU BELOW.    1. KIND ICE CREAM IG: @kindicecream Website: www.kindicecream.ca Location: 6507 112 Avenue…

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A good breakfast is a start of a good day, and we know just the places to go thanks to @mshangryfoodie 🍳 We got to chat with one of our favourite Edmonton food bloggers, Stephanie, and we asked her for 5 of her favourite breakfast spots here in YEG – and we must say, she made some great…

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WHEN YOU LIVE DOWNTOWN IN THE SUMMERTIME, YOU ARE ONE OF THOSE LUCKY PEOPLE WHO GET TO TAKE IN THE BEST PARTS (AND VIEWS) OF EDMONTON JUST BY WALKING A FEW BLOCKS OUTSIDE YOUR FRONT DOOR – AND THERE ARE SO MANY FUN EVENTS HAPPENING THIS SUMMER THAT YOU WILL DEFINITELY WANT TO BE CLOSE…

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BEFORE YOU EVEN GET A CHANCE TO PAT YOURSELF ON THE BACK FOR FINDING THE PERFECT MOTHER’S DAY GIFT, IT’S TIME TO START THINKING ABOUT YOUR DAD. WITH FATHER’S DAY RIGHT AROUND THE CORNER, THE HAT HAS CURATED A LIST OF SOME AWESOME GIFT IDEAS TO MAKE YOUR SHOPPING A LITTLE BIT EASIER.    LIKE…

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It’s almost summertime which means you’re about to be spending a lot more time hanging out on your balcony here at The Hat. This also means that it is the perfect time to decorate it so that it can truly be your favourite outdoor hanging spot! We’ve listed some tips and tricks below for you…

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TIME TO MIX THE OLD WITH THE NEW The traditional and mid-century modern design styles have bounced back, and this has led to an increased interest in vintage furniture. It’s affordable, more sustainable and a great way to create a traditional vibe that mixes with your modern space at The Hat. Check out these local…

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The sun is shining, the birds are chirping, spring is FINALLY here and it’s time for you to start enjoying this weather. Why not go for a bike ride or a walk/run at one of these awesome trails? All of which are conveniently located by The Hat. Not to brag or anything, but this is…

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5 Women-Owned Businesses in Downtown Edmonton March is National Women’s Month, and what better way to celebrate than to support female-owned businesses? There are so many great female-owned businesses located right here in Downtown Edmonton. Plus, ALL of these awesome businesses listed below are conveniently located less than 10 minutes away from The Hat!  …

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