It’s every fashion maven’s favourite time of year: New York Fashion Week. Right now all of America’s most notable designers are gathered in New York to show off their latest collections, and we get to preview the trends that will be scattered throughout the streets and in the hottest department stores this fall. Fall fashion […]

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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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The spring 2018 menswear runway shows took to London, New York, Paris and Milan; all the usual victims, and in this case, actual victims considering a lot of what walked down the runway. They entertained their audiences with all things off the beaten path and in some cases made onlookers cringe with flash backs to […]

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When I first began my no-shopping challenge in October there were two stores I particularly wanted to avoid. The practices of fast fashion retailers like H&M and Zara were, in my opinion, the reason why I needed to think more consciously about my consumption. The other goal was to squash my need to have things instantly by […]

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#TFW DAY 1: MIKHAEL KALE F/W16

By: Naomi Brearley

In the same fashion that Sid Neigum closed off day one of Toronto Fashion Week, Mikhael Kale opened it with a beautiful collection of pastel edge. Cool girl biker jackets and trenches were presented in pastel blue, denim and glossy burgundy. Studs, silver buckles and tiny clusters of jewels added extra pizzazz to every look.

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Warming weather after a long winter is one of the most exciting times for Toronto fashion. As spring makes its debut and the snow begins to melt, dressing for practicality and warmth can finally be substituted for an adventurous and lighthearted spring outfit. Skirts and dresses fill retail stores and bright popping colours become harder […]

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With the rising influence of the street style, the attendees often attract more attention that the shows themselves. Fashion month aka. the collection of Haute Couture, Men’s Fashion and Women’s Fashion RTW shows across the globe brings together a plethora of the industry’s finest artisans adorned in their idiosyncratic wear as they take the street. […]

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It seems as though fashion’s longest living cliché is the lasting debate over whether pink is strictly a feminine colour. Of course, the Sappeurs of the Congo, Versace’s bubble gum suits and Ralph Lauren’s preppy polos have proved that even the manliest of men can rock the world’s “prettiest,” colour. However, as a fashion student, […]

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