This past week, the European fashion scene clustered in the rainy Danish capital for three days of Autumn/Winter 2018 debuts. Copenhagen is a small city but its unique charm, found in both the city itself and in its long-limbed citizens, has been a vital factor over these last few years in building it as the […]

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Female models are a key influence in the fashion industry, they are today, they always have been. They are also a major artery to fashion promotion. We see them on the runway, the streets and, most importantly, all over social media. Over time, a model’s career has become only as good as her presence in […]

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Fur Is No Longer in Fashion…Why Now?

By: Natasha Jorge-Moore

Gucci is the latest of many high profile names to announce their commitment to becoming fur free. At this year’s annual Kering Talk at the London College of Fashion, Gucci CEO Marco Bizzarri announced Gucci’s move towards fur free design, beginning with its Spring/Summer 2018 collection. This announcement came as a surprise to many, considering […]

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The other day I was scrolling through Solange Knowles’ Instagram profile, as I would usually do when I’m avoiding school work or just in need of spiritual guidance. Then I came across a picture posted on October 19th from her photoshoot for fashion and beauty magazine The Evening Standard. This picture showed the singer with her […]

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Like many teenage girls, magazines were a big part of my life growing up. And they still are. Flipping through glossy pages filled with articles ranging from ‘The Top 10 Summer Must-Haves Under $10’, to quizzes that would decipher ‘What Kind of Shopper Are You?’, was my biggest source of entertainment. As a fashion student, […]

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It’s that time of year again; the lights are strung, Christmas trees are decorated, and extravagant angel wings flutter down the runway. Yes, its time for the annual Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show and this year, the globe trotting spectacle landed in Shanghai, China. Last Monday, when the show’s recording took place, Instagram was flooded with […]

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Teen Vogue, A Memoir

By: Daniela Ponzo

Last Thursday WWD released the news that Condé Nast International will cease the circulation of Teen Vogue in print, taking away 80 jobs in the process, and reducing the frequencies of the publication. Teen Vogue, a beloved edition of Vogue targeted towards young readers, has become a platform for politics, feminism and a voice of […]

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For many who consider themselves part of the “fashion set” in Canada, chances are the Montreal-based vegan accessories brand Matt & Nat has crossed your radar. Even higher are the chances that you already own one of their pieces. As Ryerson fashion students we see this brand sprinkled across our campus on a daily basis, […]

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Nordstrom Night Out: Fashion, Food & Fun at Sherway Gardens

By: Naomi Brearley

Photos: Luke Severin

It is no surprise that the fashion retail landscape has been changing here in Canada (and abroad) over the last decade. The advent of the Internet and social media has changed the way people shop, and where (and from who) they get their fashion information. Gone are the days of big box stores determining the […]

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“I don’t live for fashion, I live for beauty and style.” Says the unmistakable voice of André Leon Talley in the opening moments of Kate Novack’s new film The Gospel According to André. This bold statement holds true throughout the documentary as time and time again we are granted a glimpse into the most intimate […]

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