Industry Insight from the Toronto Fashion Collective
By: Quinne Murakawa

Photos: Quinne Murakawa

Recently, we had the pleasure of attending the Toronto Fashion Collective’s holiday pop-up shopping event. It was partly curated retail space, part showroom, and part designer meet-and-greet. At 100 Avenue Road in the heart of Yorkville, the unique luxury shopping experience featured nine Canadian designers who were all present in store to speak with customers […]

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Why Meghan Markle Should Be Your Favourite Royal
By: Ellis Mathews

Graphic by Alicia Churilla   Is it just me or can no one stop talking about Meghan Markle? Every social media and news outlet lately is filled with new posts or articles about how stunning Meghan looked at her most recent event or how inspiring her speech was. Recently, I find myself taking more than […]

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Logomania – When Is It Too Much?
By: Omar Taleb

Feature Graphic by Olivia Lemieux While slightly irritated by the scent wafting out from the subway, a woman on Bloor Street stood alone amongst a sea of Valentino studs and chunky sneakers, considering the purchase of a sweater on display. “They want me to spend $800 on that? Just because they printed the letters ‘D’ […]

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De-Stressing with Essential Oils : #lifehacks from DoTerra
By: Danielle Matti

Graphic Images By Joanna Ho   Often times, the stresses of life can drag your mood down. Whether it’s pulling an all-nighter into a 6 am morning commute or staring at a computer screen hoping that your work will do itself, we can all agree on one thing: life can be hard. However, there is […]

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Designer Spotlights at InLand: A Canadian Fashion Event
By: Kelsey Adlem

Images curtesy of annacostafoto, Tara Rivas, and Lights of All  InLand: The Event On September 21st we were able to attend Toronto’s InLand event, “a leading pop-up destination to shop emerging and contemporary Canadian fashion”, giving us the opportunity to touch and feel the clothes by all our favourite Canadian designers. Quite contrary to how we usually […]

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We Need to Talk About Celine.
By: Emily Bartosiewicz

Feature Collage by: Emily Bartosiewicz Who would have guessed World War III would be hitting the world so soon, and in the world of fashion at that? C(no accent)eline, debuted its SS19 collection at Paris Fashion Week last Friday. Following a series of glorious shows from French fashion empires like Yves Saint Laurent and Dior, […]

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Primaries, Prairies, and Suiting Up for NYFW SS19
By: Kelsey Adlem

  This NYFW S/S 19 presented Ralph Lauren as top dog for creating a buzz on social media, boasting the brand’s 50th anniversary with a blowout fashion show and party in the Bethesda Terrace in Central Park. The brand dominated with social engagement during the week, especially on Instagram where they posted trending images of […]

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A Case for Canada: Hope on the Horizon Following TFW x RE/SET SS19
By: Naomi Brearley

Photos: George Pimentel

For as long as I can remember the universal narrative told and understood about Canada across the globe was one of a familial nature. Canada has always been understood within the global landscape as the United States’ reliable neutral younger sibling – never stepping outside the lines, always at the ready to stand up for […]

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ZOFF Dreams of Bitches at the Beach for TFW
By: Sarah Cho

Photos: George Pimentel

On the second day of Toronto Fashion Week, ZOFF introduced its Spring/Summer 2019 collection, “BITCH AT THE BEACH”. It was a highly anticipated show since the brand has been recently making a name for itself. This past April, ZOFF received a nomination for the Swarovski Emerging Talent Award for fashion design, and just last year, […]

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Checks for Change: Burberry’s New Logo Design
By: Emily Bartosiewicz

  In fashion, as in everything else, there comes a time when we all could use a fresh start. But with the case of Burberry, there is fresh, and then there is complete overhaul. What exactly is it that drove the brand to transform something so emblematic, timeless, and quintessentially them? What burning desire provoked […]

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