Our Story

Club Monaco was founded in 1985 around the idea of “better basics” — creating classic, effortless pieces that contribute to the lives of our customers and allow them to live with ease.

1985
Club Monaco was founded in 1985 around the idea of “better basics” — creating classic, effortless pieces that contribute to the lives of our customers and allow them to live with ease.
We searched for these pieces in the beginning, but we couldn’t find them. So, we made them ourselves, inspired by a swatch named Monaco and a goal of creating clear, confident, modern essentials that punch above their weight. For the people who share our same desire, we consider you part of our Club. We searched for these pieces in the beginning, but we couldn’t find them. So, we made them ourselves, inspired by a swatch named Monaco and a goal of creating clear, confident, modern essentials that punch above their weight. For the people who share our same desire, we consider you part of our Club.

Who We Are

We searched for these pieces in the beginning, but we couldn’t find them. So, we made them ourselves, inspired by a swatch named Monaco and a goal of creating clear, confident, modern essentials that punch above their weight. For the people who share our same desire, we consider you part of our Club.

403 Queen Street West

Our first store opened to lines around the block on Queen Street West in Toronto. From there, we broadened our collection, embraced our community, and moved to New York.

Our first store opened to lines around the block on Queen Street West in Toronto. From there, we broadened our collection, embraced our community, and moved to New York.
Through it all, our love of the details —the texture, form, fabric, design—has never gone away. All of this allows us to experiment thoughtfully—the mark of true style. From this, our promise was born; experiment thoughtfully so you are confidently inspired—creating a Club where all are welcome to grow and evolve their style.

Welcome to The Club

Through it all, our love of the details —the texture, form, fabric, design—has never gone away. All of this allows us to experiment thoughtfully—the mark of true style. From this, our promise was born; experiment thoughtfully so you are confidently inspired—creating a Club where all are welcome to grow and evolve their style.