Fashion trends have always been a visual history of social and political changes. We can see this in women’s fashion in the 1920s and 1960s, allowing for designs that helped women to feel liberated. In the 1980s men’s fashion borrowed from women’s designs highlighting the rise of a new version of the Alpha Male. Right […]

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Another great one is in the books for Canadian fashion brand HendrixRoe. In the brand’s second Toronto Women’s Fashion Week (TWFW) show, designer Jordan Erin McKay, aka Jem, brought more rock and roll flare to the runway with some 70s vibes thrown in for good measure. The brand has grown in popularity over the last […]

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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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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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So here we are, Thursday September 7th and almost fully through the first week of Toronto Fashion Month. AAAHHH! Already it has been a busy one, but our team is firing along at full speed covering everything you need to know from every angle. Last night was Day 2 of RE\SET 002 – a new-age […]

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Toronto Fashion Week in Yorkville Village ended a fashion filled Day Two with a spicy opening night party for the brand new Dali X Yorkville Village exhibition. The special exhibit showcases a selection of Salvador Dali’s prints and sculptures as well as garments inspired by his work. First Three The first three looks were totally […]

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September is now in full swing and you know what that means: pumpkin spice lattes have arrived at Starbucks, school is back in session and most exciting of all, fashion month is here! In Toronto this means that some amazing Canadian designers will be showcasing their talent and latest collections at various events around the […]

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A little collection of moments from MASS EXODUS, in motion. A look back at some captured candids from exhibit to runway. Enjoy.                                  

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Achievable New Years Resolutions

By: Olivia olemieux@ryerson.ca

It’s that time of year again… We’re a few weeks into 2017, which means your New Year’s resolution is probably already going downhill (if it isn’t, I’m jealous!). The famous saying “New Year, New me” is great and all, but sometimes all you need are a few simple goals for the year that you will […]

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By Joanna Ho Now that Halloween is officially over and retail stores have started to set up their holiday displays, we can begin to pump ourselves up for Christmas! We are beginning to see more and more of knitted sweaters, cozy blanket scarves, cute beanies, cinnamon scented candles, and fully decorated Christmas trees around the […]

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