Frida Gustavsson for Elle Sweden

I haven’t posted an editorial shoot I liked in a while.  Today, I fell in love with Frida Gustavsson’s latest spread for Elle Sweden’s November 2011 issue. The gorgeous Swede was snapped by Andreas Öhlund for the mag. She’s wearing clothes by Miu Miu, Marc Jacobs and Dolce & Gabbana, styled by Linda Lindqwister.  I loved her retro hair in…
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Vera Wang Fall 2012 Bridal Collection

Here comes the bride, all dressed in… Black?  Yesterday at Vera Wang’s Fall 2012 Bridal  show, models wore wedding gowns in shades of nude and black – only.  The collection seemed a little bit more witchcraft than wedding. The gowns had deconstructed chiffon with unfinished edges. There was a lot of transparency in the tulle overlays that created some stunning effects.…
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Jimmy Choo XV

Jimmy Choo XV is a must-have on every aspiring Imelda Marcos’ coffee table.  The gorgeous coffee table book chronicles the 15 most eponymous Choo shoes, and features decadent imagery including sketches, past lookbooks, red carpet photos and editorials shot by noted fashion photographers like Mario Testino and Terry Richardson. Bound in a sumptuous snakeskin embossed cover, the release of the book…
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The shOws – Jean-Pierre Braganza S/S 2012

Last Friday at the shOws, I had a chance to see Jean-Pierre Braganza, an amazing design talent from Toronto who has been showing at London Fashion Week. I was obsessed with his artistry and the tailoring in his garments.  The cut-outs and decoupages created architectural elements that enlivened simple day dresses. Geometric elements were consistent throughout the collection, with hexagonal…
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LG Fashion Week Kicks Off Today

From October 17-21, people from the fashion, media and entertainment industry will gather in David Pecaut Square on King Street West (thank God!) to celebrate Canadian and International fashion talent. I’m looking forward to bringing reviews and video footage of the shows to this blog and the Women’s Post.  The shows I’m most excited for are Denis Gagnon, Chloe Comme Parris…
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Letters to Haiti Premiere

Last night at the Ritz Carlton in Toronto, supermodel Coco Rocha premiered a documentary about Haiti that was directed by the husband, James Conran. Nearly two years ago, Haiti suffered a catastrophic earthquake.  The country is in a desperate state and this film attempted to illustrate the devastation.  The film followed Rocha and photographer Behati Prinsloo as they visited Haiti…
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