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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Canadian Fashion Needs a Revolution, Here’s Why

By: Emily Bartosiewicz

Photos: Holly Chang

This September, we observed fashion shows at TOM*, TWFW and Toronto Fashion Week, all of which left us feeling underwhelmed and hungry for more. Amidst the collections, clothes were wearable, likeable, but just that. The majority of designers presented collections that were safe which isn’t exactly an enticing choice of vocabulary when trying to vie for […]

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Every season, the fashion industry and their epicentres manage to thrill spectators with beautiful fashion shows and clothing designed to knock our socks off. New York, London, Paris and Milan have all successfully gained recognition for hosting the top four fashion weeks in the world (Helmer, 2017), a reputation which is not easy to obtain. […]

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Toronto-based brand Kollar Clothing presented it’s Spring Summer 2018 collection during TOM* fashion week this past September. The men’s streetwear brand is known for it’s casual, simplistic style, and high attention to fit and detail; and this season was true to kind. Similar to past Kollar collections, wardrobe staples like long tees, hoodies, and light […]

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Runways took off this September for Spring Summer 2018 in New York, Paris, London and Milan. In each week eccentricity was a theme, while elegance has endured. In New York the overarching narrative was brightness and optimism (or at the very least an attempt at it) evidenced by a bevy of saturated hues. In London […]

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Fall Trend Report: What to Wear This Season According to a Fashion Editor

By: Kelsey Adlem

Photos: Gabi Macias

Art Direction: Kelsey Adlem

For most people, a new time to experiment with your look and refresh your closet is at the beginning of a new year. But according to Jillian Vieira, fashion editor at The Kit, in the fashion world, this is not the case. Instead, the thought of trying new trends and giving your wardrobe a boost […]

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It is fair to say that Bella Hadid has had a champagne year. In the past 12 months, the model has become an ambassador to Dior Beauty, designed a capsule collection with clothing brand Chrome Hearts and has been cast on nine September issues this year. In an Instagram post Hadid, a half-Palestinian and half-white […]

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The Style Social: An Evening with HBC x The Kit

By: Kelsey Adlem

Photos: Gabi Macias

Last night fashionistas and bloggers alike gathered on the second, third and fourth floors of The Hudson’s Bay on Queen Street for a glamorous evening of fashion, appetizers, and Paris-inspired beverages (think Aperol spritz) for The Style Social. Organized and held in collaboration with The Kit, Hudson’s Bay was turned into a funhouse of pop-ups, […]

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Over the last few years the Toronto Fashion Industry has seen many changes. IMG released its ownership of Toronto Fashion Week in the summer of 2016, leaving a gaping hole of opportunity for other fashion celebrations to fill its shoes. Or at least try. Last season we saw many organizations try their hand at championing […]

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The fashion industry in Toronto is both a closed loop and ferociously competitive. In a world where fashion companies are sprouting up left, right and center to join the battle of the brands, making a name for yourself as a fashion business has never been more difficult, or confusing. Meet, the Fashion Zone at Ryerson […]

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