ON THE PULSE
If you detest making dinner reservations months in advance just to secure a table at a trendy, new hotspot, this smartphone application will change your life. DINR curates a selection of the city’s most upscale and hard-to-get-into restaurants on a same-day reservation basis. Plus, if your restaurant of choice is full, DINR will send a push notification to your phone if a table opens up. Currently available in Toronto and Montréal. getdinr.com This whimsical new tableware collection celebrates the partnership between Hermès and artist Robert Dallet that began in 1984. In colourul sketches, jaguars, tigers, and elephants are captured in motion, seemingly ready to pounce off of the porcelain. The Carnets d’Équateur collection is available at Hermès boutiques.