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TOM*FW – FW16 – Day Two

Day Two at TOM* had an eclectic and diverse lineup of street wear & formal wear. The contrast between the subtle details within a suit to the hand made textiles kept the energy of the evening quite animated. The lineup really kept us fashionably stimulated as we gazed from #FrontRow.   Designer  Joao Paulo Guedes really stole the […]

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TOM* FW – FW16 – Day One

Toronto Men’s Fashion Week (TOM*) kicked off this week. The Fall/Winter collections have to be my favorite season to see hit the runway. Although I might be desperate for it to be spring again, seeing layering come down the catwalk warms me up.   I may even get a slight tan from all the bright […]

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DESIGNER – SOM KONG – HAKAMA COLLECTION

I always envied Isabella Blow for being a muse of Philip Tracey and the late Alexander McQueen. I wondered what it would be like to watch them create at the beginning of their careers. Blow would have had an inside look into each masterpiece, the reality behind the fantasy they created. I like to think that […]

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DESIGNER – KHAN – SS16

Who the hell is Khan? One of the first bold questions I had to ask myself upon discovering the brand. Khan, (derived  from the Persian word meaning King) launched in 2013 in Detroit, MI. Khan recently featured a #NordMagazine favorite, albino model Shaun Ross in their SS16 Campaign. Which was photographed by Breann White and Rowan Minor, in an […]

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#SAKSCANADA – PRE OPENING – QUEEN ST

Toronto has been waiting in eager anticipation for Saks to finally open their doors here in Canada. We do not have to wait much longer as the Grand Opening of their Queen Street location is this Thursday, February 18. With anything new, isn’t a little teaser perfect to get you even more excited? Here, just […]

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MAKEUP ARTIST – ASHLEY REGNIER

  With the rise of social media and the rapid rate in which the beauty industry is growing, it takes a lot to excite the makeup artist in me. Makeup and the “trends” that follow can be very repetitive. Everyone is doing the same look with different colors and it loses its sense of individuality […]

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DESIGNER – EVAN CLAYTON – SS16

Nude illusions, leather and a lot of BLACK ON BLACK ON BLACK. Vancouver based designer Evan Clayton sure knows how to make this heart of mine swoon. Not only are his designs fearless but so are the diverse selection of models that stomp it out down his runway. What will the rising Canadian star come […]

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DESIGNER – BEN LALIC

A few months back i was getting lost within the vortex of Instagram when in my feed appeared the beautiful laser cut top that you see below. I was instantly on the hunt for the designer of this piece, and that is how i discovered Australian designer Ben Lalic. I was so impressed by the […]

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