TORONTO GETS SOME LAKESHORE HERITAGE BACK AS TIP TOP TAILOR’S SIGN IS RE-INSTALLED

Series 1465 - Urban Design photographsWhen Tip Top Tailor’s fine art deco building was turned into lofts, its neon rooftop sign disappeared. Now, 10 years later, after complete refurbishment, the huge red letters are back where they belong.  <PHOTO ABOVE and BELOW – the Tip Top building in 1980, and earlier when it was a clothing factory, City of Toronto Archives>

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