Halloween Fashion

Halloween is one of my favourite holidays.  It’s the one day a year you can play dress up with no repurcussions.  On the way to work today, I saw a man in a suit waiting for the bus.  Normally, I wouldn’t bat an eye at a man in a suit, but today, he had expertly applied skeletal makeup, transforming a…
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A Tangled Halloween

This year for Halloween, Daniel and I dressed up as Rapunzel and Flynn from Disney’s Tangled. My dress was a ballet costume, as well as my floral head piece. I love getting into her character! She’s my favourite Disney Princess! I wore my Vivienne Westwood Melissa shoes to stay comfy all night long! I couldn’t find hair extensions, but I…
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Denis Gagnon S/S 2012

On Friday night, LG Fashion Week closed with Denis Gagnon’s Spring 2012 Collection. The completely sold out tent was filled with romance, fun and intrigue as models frolicked down the runway in David Pecaut Square.  Gagnon is a showman, and the collection ended with a gay marriage… sealed with a sweet kiss of course! The show was the epitome of…
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Cydelic by Choryin S/S 2012

Last night, Cydelic by Choryin showed a Spring 2012 collection that was out of this world. Entitled “Alien”, the collection juxtaposed stark white architectural bodycon dresses with earthy animal print. I had never heard of the label, but I was impressed with his mastery of shapes and that he created the most funky handbags I’ve ever seen. The bags were…
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Pink Tartan S/S 2012

Last night, Kim Newport-Mimran brought her Spring/Summer 2012 Collection back from New York Fashion Week to the runway at Toronto’s LG Fashion Week. The collection had beautiful separates that were wearable and very refined.  I love white, and I’m glad to see it’s back again next Spring, with an injection of colour and a beautiful blue rose print.  I died…
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Mercedes-Benz Start Up

Yesterday, I had the chance to catch a unique show featuring new fashion design talents in Canada.  The Mercedes-Benz Start Up is a program to “nurture Canada’s next generation of fashion designers.” The show featured four designers (or duos/trios) and their small collections, all vying for the grand prize of winning a grant and a spread in Fashion Magazine! The…
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