NYFW Fall 2017

The Fall 2017 collections just walked the runways of New York Fashion Week. Designers had a strong voice this season, and we heard them roar, loud and clear. From Canadian darlings Beaufille’s first New York presentation, to the show stopping Michael Costello, ...

YSL – The Perfection of Style

The Yves Saint Laurent exhibit at the Seattle Art Museum featured an incredible overview of the designer’s career. I was so excited to have the opportunity to view Yves Saint Laurent’s work in person. Each room in the gallery told a story ...

Dior Couture Spring 2017

For the first time ever, Dior’s Artistic Director is a woman. Maria Grazia Chiuri showcased her first Haute Couture collection this week, in celebration of women everywhere. Under Maria’s guidance, the Atelier delivered a collection that felt like a Mid Summer Night’s ...

Dark Textures

In the middle of winter, sometimes you just want to wear all black. It’s a classic shade, but it can look too simple or dare I say, basic. A dark outfit like this calls for a bit of texture. Enter, the faux ...

Coats to Fall For

A great coat can make an outfit. Colours and fabrics change every season, but there a few key silhouttes that will never go out of style. Since I teach a Fashion Elements course, I’ve highlighted a few of the key ...

Fall Footwear Favourites

There’s nothing like a new pair of shoes to put that extra pep in your step. Autumn is in full swing, and it’s time to switch out your open toe shoes in favour of Fall footwear. From pumps and loafers to ankle ...

Interview: Michael Costello

Michael Costello’s star is rising, FAST! You’ve seen his beautiful gowns on the red carpet, most notably the illusion gown Beyonce wore to the Grammy’s. That dress created a big trend on the red carpet the past few award seasons, ...

Club Monaco at Grand Central

Location
Club Monaco hosted their first presentation during New York Fashion Week. We were excited to attend the show located in beautiful Vanderbilt Hall at Grand Central station. We walked into the iconic space that had been partitioned off ...

Couture up Close

Our dreamy morning with CHANEL took place at their 5th Avenue location in New York during fashion week. Couture is a work of art, and the intricate details in the CHANEL couture collection were incredible to see in person. This particular collection ...

Chanel on 5th

The art of Couture is very special. CHANEL creates some of the most magnificent pieces each Couture season, and I’ve always known images online just don’t do the craftsmanship justice. When I received an invitation to view the collection during fashion week, ...

Meatpacking District Memories

Whenever I’m in the Meatpacking District, I’m always reminded of Vogue’s very first Fashion’s Night Out. It was 2009, and I was doing an internship in New York during fashion week with the PR team for Ports 1961. Their store is located ...

Backstage at Banana Republic

We were invited backstage by Stila Cosmetics to chat with make up artist Sarah Lucero backstage at Banana Republic before their Spring 2017 presentation. It’s always a treat going backstage to see the behind the scenes of a show, but ...