Testimonials

Our customers regularly tell us how much they love our Canadian-made designer knits.

Here are some examples of those unsolicited testimonials:

I bought two hats last year and love them...." Cathy Reith
July 3, 2018
via Facebook — see this post >
I swear I don’t wear this @olenazylak #beanie everyday - just every second day haha!!" @mstydon
January 31, 2018
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Love my new infinity scarf made by @olenazylak Soft, warm and beautiful colour!" @scriptedfuture
January 6, 2018
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Beating the cold today, wearing my favourite toque by @olenazylak...I just love it, so warm and soft:) And stylish too!" @mikelgrantjewellery01
December 8, 2017
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I have this hat..... love it......" Sharon Jarvis
November 8, 2017
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Already own one of your other hats, that I picked up in a boutique and I love it!! ❤️ I have been telling ALL my friends on the East Coast about your gorgeous hats!!" @tiph_coffee
November 13, 2016
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Just bought this hat today to add to my collection and I already love it. Thanks for making such beautiful pieces!" @andreakchow
November 11, 2016
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I have one that I bought 2 years ago from you and I adore it!" @carorouse
October 19, 2016
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Love my new hat. Keeping warm in Merino. Bring on the bad hair days! Thank you...Olena Zylak of Collingwood, On. So talented." @raineybuck
November 7, 2014
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...my very favourite hat I have ever had and several friends/family members have bought your hats because they too loved mine SO much." S.D. of Lakefield, ON
March 28, 2018
via email / website
...thanks for the wonderful hats and scarves, worn all winter in frigid Chicago! I have 7 of your hats... Thank you for your creativity and quality!" J.L. of Western Springs, IL, USA
January 17, 2018
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I must say, Olena’s customer service is as spectacular as her product!" D.M. of Toronto, ON
January 11, 2018
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Just wanted to share I received my Superscale Mono winter hat today and absolutely love it. Thank you so much!" J.P. of Burlington, ON
January 2, 2018
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Your hats and scarves are fabulous! LOVE the design, quality, and fabrics. I always get compliments when I wear them!" J.L. of Western Springs, IL, USA
December 27, 2017
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I have two of your infinity/loop scarves, and am ordering a hat. Your creations are absolutely beautiful! There is knitwear...and then there is Olena Zylak knitwear...no comparison." M.C. of Scarborough, ON
December 12, 2017
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I bought this same hat, but in the black colour, last fall in a hat shop in Niagara-on-the-Lake. I absolutely love it and always get compliments. I didn't realize it is Canadian made. This makes me love it even more. Thanks for making great products." M.W. of Callander, ON
September 4, 2017
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I always receive lovely comments about the hats I wear ~ I share your collection with all that ask!" L.L. of Richmond Hill, ON
November 17, 2017
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I have purchased several of your hats for myself and for gifts...love your designs!" J.A. of Toronto, ON
October 24, 2017
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Just got my new hat and LOVE it." W.V. of Montreal, QC
March 20, 2017
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I LOVE your hats! THANK YOU!! This will be my third toque! My first, was purchased from the One of a Kind Show - quite some time ago - it's purple, split-back. I always receive compliments on ALL my Olena hats! THANK YOU for sharing your CREATIONS!" H.S. of Collingwood, ON
February 16, 2017
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I purchased a hat from you at the One Of A Kind Show yesterday and just lovvvve it!" S.F. of Etobicoke, ON
November 25, 2016
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Thank you for answering all my questions to my satisfaction: truly wonderful 'customer service'!" J.N. of Western Springs, IL, USA
September 29, 2016
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I bought my first hat of yours at the One of a Kind Show and LOVE it — I get compliments on it all the time!" D.M. of Toronto, ON
December 29, 2016
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I really appreciate your wonderful customer service." J.G. of Toronto, ON
January 8, 2016
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I purchased a Spider Web Scarf in Chalk from you at the Circle Craft Fair and absolutely LOVE it!" L.R. of Surrey, BC
November 23, 2016
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...tasteful and clean in design ~ I am so thrilled and proud to see homegrown talent ....thoughtfully designed and thoughtfully bought in Canada!" L.L. of Richmond Hill, ON
November 5, 2016
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I love your products & am delighted to get free shipping!" G.S. of Little Rock, AR, USA
December 9, 2015
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I want to say how much I adore your work - your hats are just the loveliest I have ever worn. I give them as gifts as well." H.B. of Vancouver, BC
November 26, 2015
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I have one of your hats from Circle Craft in Vancouver from a few years ago, it is still my go to toque for winter." J.S. of Vancouver, BC
December 9, 2015
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Beautiful work. Finally found hats that feel and look good on me. Just bought one in Stratford yesterday!" T.S. of Kitchener, ON
October 18, 2015
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Got the scarves. They look and feel great. Girls at the office loved them. I'm sure the rest of our staff will too. Thanks again." D.O. of Moncton, NB
September 9, 2015
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I love love love my hats and scarves I ordered for the holidays. I kept a few and gave some as gifts and they were a great hit." M.P. of Pittsburgh, PA, USA
January 8, 2015
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Thank you for such excellent service Olena!!! I am delighted with the hat!" E.H. of Halifax, NS
April 9, 2015
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I have received my scarf and absolutely love it. I had purchased one of your beautiful scarves for my daughter at the One of a Kind show, and she loves hers as well." O.L. of Toronto, ON
January 1, 2015
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I love Olena's work — I've acquired a few pieces over the years. I really like their lightness and the quality of the wool." L.L. of Toronto, ON
October 29, 2014
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Just got my hat and scarf set today. Very timely processing...thank you. I can't tell you how pleased I am with the colour, fit and quality of my items! Can't wait for the cold weather so I can show off. Love, love, love your work..." C.R. of Stouffville, ON
September 4, 2014
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I just wanted to tell you how much I love your work. I currently own 4 of your hats, a scarf & cape. More recently, I had purchased the Chunky Beret with matching scarf and have just received the red/charcoal Cocoon Peaked Cap. It looks beautiful and so unique like all or your hats. I always get compliments & they are my go to hats. I have my eye on more so keep up the beautiful work. You are an absolute wizard." M.K. of Ottawa, ON
March 5, 2014
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Thanks again for the great service and the great hat! I received it just before I went up north for the holidays which made me very happy…" S.H. of Etobicoke, ON
January 6, 2014
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Love, love, love your hats. They are so fabulous. I have two that I purchased at Resonance in Stratford ON. They are super stylish and very cozy. Thank you for making them." D.L. of Stratford, ON
January 9, 2014
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I bought my daughter and daughter-in-law hats in your blue mink color for Christmas. They LOVED them and are getting crazy compliments all the time." K.M. of Stow, MA, USA
February 6, 2014
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I received my scarf yesterday. Thank you — I love it!" A.M. of Toronto, ON
February 19, 2014
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Thank you very much. I received the scarf, and it's so beautiful. I will treasure it." M.N. of Toronto, ON
February 21, 2014
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I have enjoyed my hats, leggings, & fingerless gloves so much this winter. Have received many compliments too." G.S. of Little Rock, AR, USA
February 24, 2014
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I am happy with my new toque that is very similar to my favourite lost one…and I'm thrilled that you could make up a new one for me. Thank you so much again!!" A.D. of Kamloops, BC
January 29, 2013
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I received the order today! Both scarves are beautiful." J.B. of Kamloops, BC
January 7, 2013
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Thanks so much!! Love the hats!!" S.E. of Toronto, ON
February 26, 2013
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Thank you for your quick response and super fast delivery! I will definitely share this site with my friends and shop with you guys again!" S.P. of Toronto, ON
September 5, 2013
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…please tell Olena that I love her products! It is not really cold enough here, but I wore one of my new hats anyway today to work!" E.S. of Little Rock, AR, USA
November 15, 2013
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Thank you very much for the great service! I`ve received my order and I`m very happy :)" M.D. of North York, ON
December 17, 2013
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Hat arrived today and is absolutely lovely! Thanks." P.B. of Thunder Bay, ON
December 23, 2013
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I just received the hat yesterday and have to tell you I LOVE IT!!! I love the style, the way it fits me, the warmth. This hat is absolutely the best I've ever had and I promise I will be back to your web site again to buy another one very soon." N.C. of Gypsum, CO, USA
December 27, 2013
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I wanted to let you know that my shipment arrived today. Thanks so much for your kind assistance. I love my new hat!!" A.W. of Vancouver, BC
February 28, 2013
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I just received the package and I love the hat, just as I love the other one I purchased a few weeks ago — they are really great." M.F. of Toronto, ON
March 12, 2013
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I bought your pleated striped slouch hat from the One Of A Kind Show in Toronto last year and absolutely love it! I have received so many compliments on it and it is so comfortable." L.G. of Toronto, ON
March 24, 2013
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This morning, I received the hat and scarf I ordered from Olena Zylak. The color, design and quality of each item is just as I hoped. I’m already wearing them and getting compliments. I’m really happy about my discovery of your store." V.M. of Detroit, MI, USA
January 11, 2013
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Oh yes, the capelet did arrive and is absolutely beautiful. Don't think I'll be taking it off for the next 4 months! Thanks so much!!" D.B. of Picton, ON
December 7, 2013
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I just wanted to say thank you very much for the friendly customer service and the super fast shipping. I absolutely love the headband!" A.S. of London, ON
October 16, 2013
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I just wanted to drop you a line to thank you for my favorite article of clothing! I've had it since 1999… I've worn it thousands of times since it's purchase and it never gets old. Worth every penny and more for it's timeless beauty." S.M. of Fonthill, ON
September 8, 2012
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Scarf arrived on time and it is fantastic, will definitely be back for more!!!" B.B. of Wetaskiwin, AB
December 21, 2012
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Good morning, my doorbell rang 10 minutes ago. It was the mailman with your beautiful scarf, worth waiting for. I love it." S.L. of Union, NJ, USA
December 22, 2012
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