Hedi Slimane exits Saint Laurent

After month of rumours, it has been confirmed that Hedi Slimane will be departing as Creative Director of Saint Laurent, a position he has held since 2012.

“I am very grateful to Hedi Slimane, and the whole Yves Saint Laurent team, ...

Chanel Fall 2016

Location
The Grand Palais in Paris Set
The set was inspired by the rue Cambon Haute Couture salons where Gabrielle Chanel conducted her fittings and showed her creations. The space featured a white carpet and gold chairs, with all front row seats. Only Front ...

The best sleeves from Gucci

As soon as I looked at the images from the Gucci Fall 2016 show, I bookmarked the page to share with my students. In my Fashion Elements class, we talk about various types of garments. One of the sections we talk about ...

Pink February

It’s rare I’m in Vancouver on Valentine’s Day. Almost every year, I’ve been in New York for fashion week for the Fall collections. It’s always a really exciting, action packed week. But this season is different.

Sounds romantic doesn’t it? Valentine’s Day ...

Prada Opens in Vancouver

Prada is set to open their first store in Vancouver this March on Alberni Street.  Designed by Studio Baciocchi, an Italian-registered architect, the store will consist of two floors housing the women’s and men’s ready-to-wear, leather goods, accessories and footwear collections.

Prada’s ...

Hearts, Kisses and Macarons

February can be a very grey time of the year, so I was delighted to have the opportunity to create this fun and festive Valentine’s day style story with Cee, from Coco & Vera. We were invite to Parisian Cafe, Faubourg Bakery ...

Spring Trend Report 2016

There are a couple weeks of winter left, but we are already dreaming about our Spring wardrobes. With a new year comes an opportunity for fresh outfit ideas. We’re look to the runways to see what’s new for the upcoming seasons. We ...

Grace Coddington steps down as Creative Director at Vogue

It has just been announced that Grace Coddington, the beloved fashion legend will be stepping down as Creative Director of Vogue, effective immediately.

Grace (aged 74) will not be leaving Vogue completely, but will take on the role of Creative Director ...

Miu Miu Spring 2016

Miu Miu’s latest campaign was shot by long-time creative partner Steven Meisel. The images bring the collection to life through a series of elegant portraits featuring a four international actors – Millie Brady, Julia Garner, Matilda Lutz and India Salvor Menuez.

The ...

Let the gifting begin!

The Holiday shopping season is a upon us. Black Friday is this week, and there are plenty of deals for the Holidays. If you’re not willing to brave the crowds, you can shop the Black Friday deals online throughout the weekend, and ...

Interview: Michael Anderson, SVP of Design for Banana Republic

The last few years have been game-changers for Banana Republic. The company has made some significant changes and has stepped back into the spotlight as a primary retailer for stylish women. This year marks the 20th anniversary for the retailer in Canada- a ...

WMCFW: Designer Profiles

World Master Card Fashion Week took place in Toronto this October, bringing together the best and brightest Canadian design talent. The three standout collections for us this Spring 2016 season were Pink Tartan, Stephan Caras and Mackage.

PINK TARTAN
Pink ...