Labour Day Look

There’s a century old rule that says you can’t wear white after labour day.  In my opinion, fashion rules were meant to be broken, and fashion director of Marie Claire, Nina Garcia agrees with me in a recent tweet.  I decided to go all out today and put together an all white look that encapsulates some major summer (and fall)…
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7 Artists, 7 Senses, 7 For All Mankind.

Wednesday night at Yorkdale Mall, jean label 7 For All Mankind opened their first flagship store in Toronto.  The evening featured an art exhibit called Seven Senses, which showcased the work of seven Toronto-based artists.  Guests could bid on the art installations at the silent auction, which benefitted The African Future, a charity dedicated to sending food to drought-ravaged Somalia.…
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7 For All Mankind Store Opening

Wednesday night, I attended the opening of 7 For All Mankind’s flagship store in Yorkdale Mall. Supermodel Yasmin Warsame hosted the event, representing the charity she’s involved with, The African Future (TAF), a charity that provides food and medical supplies to the drought ravaged country of Somalia.  Warsame was born in Somalia and came to Canada when she was only…
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Fabulous Four: September 1

Just in time for September, here’s my list of Hot New Things. Cashmere Boyfriend Sweater Nothing celebrates the arrival of the fall season more than a new cashmere cardigan.  Now that classic American brand J. Crew has hit the Canadian market, we can all take advantage of their classic cashmere sweaters.  This one has a modern twist with its easygoing boyfriend…
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Best & Worst Dressed: 2011 MTV VMA Awards

Last night, stars walked the black carpet at the 2011 MTV VMA Awards.  And while this year, there wasn’t a meat dress, scandalous lip-lock or speech-stealing moment, a certain pop diva stole the show with a drag performance of a lewd greaser, Jo Calderone. Oh and who can forget the happiest news of the night, when Beyonce and Jay-Z confirmed…
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Cottage Life

This weekend, and all summer long, I have been making a two and a half hour-long pilgrimage to my cottage in the North Kawarthas.  And even though I might spend 80% of the time on a deck suntanning (or attempting to…), swimming, or reading, I still like to be comfortably, casually chic.  While cottage style might be dominated by preppy…
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