Best New Magazine

The magazine demonstrates excellence in editorial and design, fulfills a niche within the industry, and has strong potential for long-term sustainability.


Archive magazine began as an idea between two friends and has evolved into an independent quarterly magazine managed by Shari Johnston, editor and Heather Smith, creative director. The magazine features unique stories from across Canada with the goal of inspiring people to enjoy the simple things in life – from food and crafts to arts and travel.