Fair Trade Fashion – A Spotlight on Peoples Product
By: Natalie Robin

Featured image by Maxim Caron Photos from Peoples Product The buzz-worthy words of sustainable and fair trade have received more recognition in the fashion industry as of late. While most people value these morals, not many ethically made, affordable options are available for them. If you want to shop sustainably and conscientiously, you are often […]

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StyleCircle ABC’s – American Jean, American Teen, American Dream
By: Kelsey Adlem

Featured Graphic by: Alicia Churilla Who doesn’t love a good ol’ American fashion trend? Jackie Kennedy, the Kardashians, Hilary Clinton – do those names ring a bell? Everyone has an opinion about American politics, trends, and fashion, from pedal pushers to bell bottoms to Hilary’s much debated pant suits. There seems to be no end […]

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NEW YEAR, NEW ME?
By: Alicia Churilla

The idea that the beginning of a New Year initiates a new version of one’s self is a concept western cultures have embraced as society pushes the goal of self-improvement. But why does every year have to be an opportunity to reinvent one’s self? Why do we need to become a new person? Instead I suggest that we simply embrace who we are, enjoy the journey, and be kind to ourselves. That attention to detail can be hard to manage with the busy lives of the millennial. Below I present 5 apps for the millennial, that can help us work on this New Years Goal of integrating kindness and self awareness into our “new” self.

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Boxing Day Blues
By: Joanna Lupker

The world of fast fashion can be epitomized by the infamous event of Boxing Day. Shoppers crowd store entrances, impatiently waiting for the chance to haul cheap finds at a unsustainable cost.

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All That Glitters – Holiday Look Book
By: Alicia Churilla

Photos: Alicia Churilla | HMUA: Taylor Chousky | Stylist: Sarit Cohen

Modeling: Sydney Strader with Anita Norris Models

Art Direction: Alicia Churilla

As the year comes to a close, StyleCircle brings you style inspiration for the NYE ball drop.

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The Power of Ultraviolet
By: Lesley Deboer

As the year comes to a close and a new Pantone colour waits on the horizon, we’ve decided to take a look back at what exactly the Pantone 2018 colour of the year has gifted us. Here’s the story of Ultraviolet.

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What We Learned From The Talk
By: Samantha Cass

Photos: George Pimentel

StyleCircle’s fierce Editor-in-Chief and Creative Director Alicia Churilla in attendance at The Talk “Having creative people fosters innovation.” Toronto mayor John Tory opened the scene unfolding at the Artscape Daniels Launchpad at Toronto’s Harbourfront. The U for Change panel, The Talk, was set to the tone of creativity and forward change and encourages youth to have the self-confidence to […]

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StyleCircle Profile : Virgil Abloh
By: Omar Taleb

Featured Graphic by Djellza Berisha Once upon a time, two friends sat off the curb of a bustling byway in Rome drinking espressos under an awkwardly crooked yellow umbrella. They worked together at a little corner store named Fendi. One of the two men would later end up saying multiple politically-charged statements, only to end […]

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Body Love at 706 x Mary Young
By: Quinne Murakawa

Photos: Quinne Murakawa

Feature Graphic by Joanna Ho Body positivity was the theme of the night at the launch party of Ryerson alumna Mary Young’s new F/W18 lingerie collection. The designer and her planning team worked to create a “Girls’ Night In” vibe, complete with a bed, pillows, and fairy lights that made it the ultimate slumber party. […]

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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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