The local business scene in YXE is on point on Instagram, with amazing aesthetic that will have you shopping local like it's your day job. Saskatoon has some very talented entrepreneurs out there, bringing you ahhhmazing food, adorable vintage and thrift shop finds, and unbelievable handmade goods.
Before you scroll, be prepared for the fact that these Instagram accounts will most likely make you want to buy something. But that's not a bad thing! Supporting local is the way to go, so check out these businesses and maybe you'll find a new favourite.
Thrive Juice Co. // @thrivejuiceco
Looking at Thrive's Instagram will make you want a cold juice NOW. They post photos of their colourful juices and food, with gorgeous outdoor backgrounds. Basically, Thrive will make you want a cold juice outside now. Who's in?
Hazelwood Clothing Company // @hazelwoodvintage
Hazelwood's Instagram features vintage finds, including clothing, home decor, and accessories. The vibe is minimalist and simple, and provides great inspiration for anyone looking to redecorate their place or add a few unique pieces to their wardrobe.
Road Coffee Co. // @roadcoffee
Road Coffee's Instagram is amazing for two reasons: they post photos of coffee that looks absolutely delicious, but they also post photos on events and things happening around Saskatoon. Double bonus!
Ayden Kitchen & Bar // @aydenkitchenbar
There's another reason this restaurant is one of Saskatoon's finest — their Instagram will make you foodgasm. They post photos of beautifully-presented food and delicious looking drinks that are sure to make you hungry.
Hardpressed Studio // @hardpressed
Hardpressed is a local YXE clothing company that has great Insta game. If you check them out, you're probably going to see someone from Saskatoon you know modelling their clothing, which makes it even better!
Fable Ice Cream // @fableicecream
Saskatoon's newest ice cream shop is making headway with their Instagram. Follow them to see a preview of their flavours — usually pictured in deliciously crisp-looking waffle cones #omnomnom.
Bill's House of Flowers // @billsflowers
If you want a little floral in your life, look no further than Bill's. They post gorgeous flower arrangements, as well as adorable succulents and shots of the store that will make you want to grow a garden.
Lifecycle Spin Studio // @lifecyclespinstudio
If you're feeling unmotivated to workout, check out Lifecycle's Instagram account for photos of their instructors with inspirational stories. The neutral aesthetic of their account is also oh-so-good.
Odd Couple Restaurant // @oddcoupleyxe
Odd Couple posts photos of their dishes that look almost too good to eat! Follow them for photos of food that will both make you hungry and give you inspiration when creating your own Instagram food photos.
The Night Oven Bakery // @thenightoven
Carbs, carbs, and more carbs! Bread lovers, this one's for you. Follow The Night Oven to see unreal photos of doughnuts, bread, bagels, and pizza.
Creature Leather Goods // @creatureleather
If you need a gift for anyone, anytime, ever, this is an Instagram you want to check out. Creature Leather does local handcrafted leather products, including backpacks, belts, wallets, and duffels! The photos of their products on Instagram are also soooo beautifully captured.
White Dhalia // @whitedhalia
If you need summer fashion inspiration, look no further than White Dhalia. They have some of the cutest outfits for the season, pictured against gorgeous garden greenhouse backgrounds. The colours on their account are incredible!
Ace Burger // @aceburgeryxe
If there's a mouthwatering burger in Saskatoon, it's probably on Ace Burger's Instagram. Not only do they post unbelievable photos of their burgers, but follow their account to stay in the loop about where their food truck is headed!
City Perks Coffeehouse // @cityperkscoffee
City Perks' Instagram features latte art and yummy desserts. Follow them for a great overview of all the food and desserts they offer — it all looks sooo good.
Crave Cookies and Cupcakes // @cravecupcakesyxe
Calling all bakers to Crave's Instagram! They post some of the most creative cupcake and cakes out there, and are sure to spark your sweet tooth and also leave you wanting to try a few of their treats out in your own kitchen.
Soul Paper // @lovesoulpaper
Soul Paper's Instagram shows off their incredible gift selection, including stationary, journals, and cute cards. Follow them for inspiration if you need a cute gift for your BFF or sister, and for all your crafting needs.
Tonic // @toniclife
Tonic has great ideas for all your style needs, and their Instagram has cute ensembles for any occasion. You'll also be the first to see some of their super unique items if you follow their account!