By Odessa Paloma Parker Date January 2, 2021 Facebook Twitter For centuries, we’ve accepted the belief that creativity is connected with the burden of an unsound mind. Countless members of the fashion world have burned out, fallen from grace and, in the most tragic of cases, taken their own lives because the way the industry
Osei DuroOdessa Paloma Parker reveals a selection of labels that give “luxury” a more intentional meaning. By Odessa Paloma Parker Date December 30, 2020 Facebook Twitter As consumers move away from purchasing mass-made goods – because of their toll on the earth and its inhabitants – brands that showcase handcrafted artisanal techniques are poised to
Reg LancasterGetty Images Visionary French fashion designer Pierre Cardin died on Tuesday at age 98, the French Academy of Fine Arts confirmed on Twitter. “The Perpetual Secretary, Laurent Petitgirard, and the members of the Academy of Fine Arts are deeply saddened to announce the death of their colleague Pierre Cardin. He had been elected on
Photography by Richard Bernardin The pursuit of covetable pieces keeps fashion enthusiast Marlowe Granados connected to a pre-COVID-19 way of life. By Marlowe Granados Date December 29, 2020 Facebook Twitter Before quarantine, my enjoyment of going out was heightened by the promise in anticipation. If there was a party I planned to attend, the way
Photography: Travis ShinnThis Canadian rock band’s glorious manes aren’t the only things turning heads. Their socially conscious lyrics shine a spotlight on First Nations. By Natasha Bruno Date December 29, 2020 Facebook Twitter Buoyant, shoulder-grazing tresses are a prominent feature of Crown Lands, the genre- bending psych-blues rock band comprising Cody Bowles and Kevin Comeau.
Photography courtesy of Instagram/@lidopimienta.Watch for major wardrobe inspo from these names next year. By Odessa Paloma Parker Date December 28, 2020 Facebook Twitter No matter what musical genres you’re into, there’s a certain allure to the outfits musicians wear; they are a constant source of dress-up dreams. As we head into 2021, here are 21
Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis in a he iconic 1962 Cartier Tank watch. (Photo: Getty) Nathalie Atkinson discovers how to move forward with starting a watch collection. By Nathalie Atkinson Date December 26, 2020 Facebook Twitter Are you thinking about buying a watch? As a beautiful object and as a metaphor, the wristwatch may be the ultimate
Toronto-based photographer Michael Kai Young reimagines holiday dressing without the boundaries of what society considers to be masculine and feminine fashion. By Victoria DiPlacido Date December 24, 2020 Facebook Twitter “The boundaries of what we consider ‘masculine’ and ‘feminine’ fashion are these arbitrary ideas that were made up at one point in time,” says Toronto-based
Photography courtesy of Instagram/@thebirdspapaya.From The Birds Papaya to Tara Spencer-Nairn, here are the tastemakers we spotted supporting local. By Odessa Paloma Parker Date December 24, 2020 Facebook Twitter Time for a closet update? Whether it’s bold graphic loungewear or accessories you’re after, we’ve rounded up our favourite Canadian fashion moments from the week to give
Stella Tennant arrives at The Fashion Awards 2019. (Photo by Jeff Spicer/BFC/Getty Images) By Victoria DiPlacido Date December 23, 2020 Facebook Twitter British model Stella Tennant, 50, has died. A statement from her family, as per the BBC, reads: “It is with great sadness we announce the sudden death of Stella Tennant on 22nd December