TORONTO — For the last decade, Byron and Dexter Peart of Want Les Essentiels have crisscrossed the globe unearthing well-designed products with a purpose. Indeed, what once began with tasteful, functional bags for the tech-savvy traveler begot the kind of sleek, minimalist fashions and accessories found at the retailer's first U.S. flagship, which opened in New York’s West Village in October 2015.
But six years ago these identical twin brothers raised in Ottawa, Ontario, began to envision something bigger for their Want brand and its customers.
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