Boho Vintage Factory Artist Space
✩ THE FACTORY WITH THE FAMOUS GREEN COUCH ✩
Welcome to our 700 sq/ft. hard loft photography and creators space located in Toronto’s historic east end.
Originally a knitting and textile factory in the early 1900s, this brick + beam third floor walk-up has many unique features including 14’ ceilings, original hardwood floors, beautiful textured backgrounds, boho vintage styling—including a seated swing hammock, and large industrial north-west facing windows making it ideal for warm golden-hour natural light.
Every corner and wall in the space is curated mini sets with carefully selected items for you to arrange and rearrange however you want. We're constantly updating so check back often for the current look and vibe.
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𖦑 FACTORY HOURS:
MONDAY TO FRIDAY 6AM → 10PM
SATURDAY + SUNDAY 8AM → 8PM
✓ Famous Green Couch
✓ High-speed Internet + Wifi
✓ August Wifi lock
✓ Keyless code entry
✓ Kitchenette with large island
✓ Keurig Coffee + Tea
✓ Bathroom + shower
✓ Rolling work station/table
✓ Vanity/make up station
✓ Large floor mirror
✓ Hanging backdrop pully system
✓ Casual seating area
✓ Bluetooth speaker
✓ Seated swing hammock
✓ Clothing rolling rack
✓ Living plant corner
✓ Variety of fun props
✓ Freight elevator access
✓ 10 school chairs
✓ Air conditioning + heating
✓ Privacy roller blinds (coming soon)
✓ Starburst candy
✓ Elephant in the room
𖦑 YOUR SPACE:
This location is ideal for fashion, editorial, and portrait photography, along with commercial film shoots. But more than just a vibing photography studio, it is also your versatile multipurpose creators space that can fulfill almost any creative need. Welcome brands, agencies, photographers, influencers and creators!
Your space to be + create.
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⚡ INCLUDED IN STUDIO RENTAL:
✓ 1 BOWEN MONO LIGHT
✓ 1 C STAND
✓ 1 STAND BAG
✓ 1 FLASH SYNC CABLE
✓ 1 30” UMBRELLA
✓ WHITE WALL
✓ CONCRETE WALL
✓ WHITE BRICK
✓ FLORAL PRINT
✓ PAINTED CANVAS
✓ BLACK VELVET
✓ VARIOUS PAPER ROLLS
⚡FULL LIGHTING KIT AVAILABLE AT ADDITIONAL COST:
Studio is primarily BYOG (Bring Your Own Gear). However if needed, we do offer a full lighting kit on site as a separate rental fee. Please inquire.
Weekly: not available
Monthly: not available
Cleaning Fee: $10
Minimum Booking: 2 hours
Maximum Booking: 12 hours
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𖦑 HOUSE RULES
You and your guests are responsible for observing these guidelines. Failure to to do so will be grounds for early termination of booking, loss of future access to the studio and/or damages charges. We ask that everyone respect the space, neighbours, leaving the rooms clean and furniture, props and plants returned to their original locations in order to avoid additional cleaning fees.
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I, THE RENTER, AGREE TO:
✓ Treat the space with respect at all times.
✓ Be considerate of neighbours and the entire building as a whole.
✓ No food or drink on prop furniture + green couch.
✓ Be careful with all furniture, props and plants when moving them.
✓ Lift / carry furniture across floors. Do not drag or pull.
✓ Put everything back in its original spot.
✓ Damages to the set or props will be resolved through security deposit.
✓ Use anything in the studio at own risk.
✓ I’m 100% responsible for own safety.
✓ Not hold the lessor liable for injury or death incurred on the premises.
✓ Advise studio in advance if you need any backgrounds set up for your booking.
✓ Keep noise levels reasonable especially after 9PM.
✓ Be 100% accountable for any items or damages that may occur.
✓ Conduct myself in ways that would make my mother and father proud.
✓ Perform a random act of kindness on day of booking.
𖦑 IN THE SPACE:
✓ Be a kind and professional human being.
✓ Create awesome content and have fun.
✓ Turn off all lights when finished.
✓ Pets permitted.
✓ Leave the studio the way you found it.
✓ If you make a mess, clean it up.
✓ This is a shared space, please be courteous to the next guest and clean up after yourself.
✓ Studio closes at 10:00pm. All bookings must be wrapped and vacated from the building.
✓ Time overages will be resolved through security deposit.
✓ Wifi lock records all entries and exits.
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× BUILDING RULES ×
× NO LOITERING IN HALLWAYS
× NO SMOKING IN STUDIO OR BUILDING
× NO PARTIES
× NO LOUD MUSIC
× NO EXCESSIVE DRINKING
× NO PARKING IN RESIDENTS LOT
× DO NOT LEAVE LOADING DOCK DOOR OPEN AFTER USE
× DO NOT PROP BUILDING ENTRANCE DOOR OPEN
× RESPECT EVERYONE IN THE BUILDING AT ALL TIMES
× FREIGHT ELEVATOR IS ACCESSIBLE FOR MOVING LARGE AMOUNTS OF GEAR TO AND FROM STUDIO ONLY. NOT FOR SHOOTING, PASSENGERS OR TAKING FUN RIDES
Great space and professional experience. Jack is super kind!
The space was perfect. It had a great vintage vibe to it which really went well with the vision I had in mind. Jack was also very accommodating making sure we had everything we needed and also gave us enough time to bring our vision to life. It definitely won't be the last time I use this space.
Return visit, another great experinece - will definitely book again
Great studio and well located. Jack was also very helpful. I recommend this location.
Jack's a great communicator, quick to respond to questions. Space is great for natural light shoots and Jack was very accomodating :)
Fantastic space and host. Space is easily customizable and has so much room to do different looks!
Thanks Alex! Glad you liked it. Looking forward to seeing your video! Welcome back anytime
Jack was a great host - accommodating, friendly, and easy to reach. The space was beautiful and spacious. I would recommend this space to anyone!
We loved Jack's space, and can't wait to shoot there again. Lots of great textures, amazing natural lighting, cool furniture...it's a gem!
Thanks Olga! You guys were the best! Can't wait to see what you create!
Great space and great light coming in from the big windows. Perfect for editorial!
This space is absolutely stunning - I can't recommend it enough! Jack was very communicative and made sure we had everything that we needed. Would definitely book again in the future!
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