03/18/2013 10:23 EDT | Updated 05/18/2013 05:12 EDT


TORONTO - Men will soon be packing away the parkas and shelving heavy sweaters to make way for spring styles — and they'd be wise to leave plenty of closet space.

"I find menswear right now the best it's ever been. It's just more exciting, fun, colourful," says Melissa Austria, founder of Toronto menswear boutique Gotstyle.