With the official first day of summer already behind us (June 21st how did you come and go so fast?!), we imagine you’re probably smack in the middle of shifting your winter beauty routine over to a lighter, summer-friendly arsenal. As you transition your heavy duty products to the back of your beauty cabinet we […]

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Fashion Profile: Nicola Place

By: Victoria Zander

What is the first thing you think of when you picture seaweed? For fourth year Ryerson fashion design student Nicola Place, a trip to Montreal’s bio-dome aquarium inspired her final project – a collection of dance-wear pieces influenced by the graceful, calming movement of seaweed. This collection – entitled Kinsphere – is inspired by the […]

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As temperatures have been fluctuating throughout the past few months, I’ve been experimenting with layers, specifically the layering of pants since that’s not something that’s usually done. We always pile on sweaters and jackets or double up on our socks, but we generally leave our legs armed with only a single layer for winter’s chills. […]

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Snug & Cozy Day 7: Piping Hot Party Outfits

By: Olivia olemieux@ryerson.ca

With holiday festivities just around the corner, a go-to party outfit is important to keep on stand-by… You never know when a last minute opportunity will arise! All black outfits are a foolproof way to look put-together for any party occasion. To spice up these going out looks, we added statement earrings, bold lips, and […]

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Dressing for Day to Night

By: Victoria Zander

By Victoria Zander As students, life is often a balance of classes and jobs during the day and a busy social life at night. But with only so many hours in a day, we sometimes find ourselves without the time to entirely transform a casual daytime look into a glam night-look. The solution is a […]

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High heels are a staple in the wardrobes of many, but living in Canada means that when winter comes ice and snow cover much of the outdoors – not a very practical surface for a towering pair of heels. If you’re looking to elevate your outfits without breaking your neck in harsh weather, look no […]

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With all the changes that happen in fall, changing your wardrobe just seems natural. But if you’re on a budget it can be hard to find affordable new clothes. Lucky for you, everything you need for a fresh fall wardrobe is already in your closet! Below are a few ways you can reinvent your old clothes into something new. […]

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I must admit, I’m a sucker for an elaborately planned and well thought-out Halloween costume, but even I know from firsthand experience that there are sometimes when those just don’t work out, leaving you a frustrated mess on Halloween Eve. Or, on the other hand, you may just be strapped for time. The solution might be closer […]

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  When September is near, the familiar questions of school-bound students are never far behind. The chorus of questions ring around campus; will I like my classes? How much will textbooks cost? And most importantly, what bag will I use? Okay, so maybe the vessel you tote your books in isn’t the biggest worry to focus on, but it can […]

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Fashion books bring two things to mind: thick, richly printed paper bursting with colour and the often hefty price that goes along with it. The stunning photography, illustrations and biographies of fashion houses past and present provide inspiration and often expertise for the bourgeoning fashion student, but spending upwards of $80.00 on these books is […]

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