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Local Love: Toronto design firm takes a crack at reinventing the classic tuque

Toronto’s small creative studio Frontier Design waded into the world of hats after realizing they rarely had the opp to be their own clients. Paddy Harrington and his team thought that the ole Canuck tuque might be just the ticket. But how could they reinvent it?
September 14, 2017

Fashion: Jeanne wrangles up 14 selections from the current western wear trend

Whether you want to go full on western or just get your boots wet, we got Jeanne to lasso the city’s coolest pieces to giddy-up in.
September 14, 2017

Dream Homes: Character versus style as condo alternatives

When looking for a tidy living space, something without acreage, the usual route is a shiny new condo. But what about a unique condo alternative such as a row house? What they lack in five-star amenities could be made up in character and location.
September 11, 2017

Fashion meets feminism at company started by four Toronto high school students

Four friends at Havergal College decided they wanted to live in a world where every woman feels empowered, valued and important. So over their summer break the girls — Laura David, Lara Ground, Jordan Murrell and Alara Karahan — started She Clothing Co.
September 11, 2017

Sarah Richardson has a new show

TV host Sarah Richardson and her family are building an off-the-power-grid home.
September 08, 2017

Local Love: Toronto designer looks to capture Vancouver attention with her art-to-wear creations

At present, Toronto is all abuzz with everything fashion related. Over the next few days a glossy new Peter-Freed backed Toronto Fashion Week is officially taking over Yorkville while over on the west end, the Great Hall is swimming with the Collections RE\SET concept event. Enter Xue Liang Designs which, come mid-September, will be wowing crowds across the country at Vancouver Fashion Week.
September 05, 2017

Lucian Matis on his upcoming show at Toronto Fashion Week

August 31, 2017

Planet-friendly packs

Jeanne Beker sifts through the city’s most exciting, sustainable and style-conscious school bag options that’ll make you — and the earth — a little happier.
August 31, 2017

Local Love: Local lingerie designer collabs with Candice Huffine for capsule collection

Most recently, Fortnight got together with model Candice Huffine to release a capsule collection of underthings: Candice Huffine x Fortnight.
August 29, 2017

Local Love: Toronto designers connect to Indian textile traditions with their shimmering overalls

These stunning, unisex overalls ($125.60) are plucked from their Shimmy Shimma Ya collection. “The ’90s nostalgia collection was inspired by the washed-out shine of Delhi's toxic smog and ninjas that stylishly move through such apocalyptic scenarios,” the designers say.
August 23, 2017

Local Love: Canadian label brings all the attitude of leather, none of the animal

Enter emerging Canuck label Jonah Jay, where vegan leather garments deliver the same wow factor as that stuff from cows.
August 15, 2017

Gear up for Toronto’s late-summer race season with our running shoe guide

Whether you are lacing up for the MEC Toronto Road Race Five, Mud Hero North Toronto, the RBC Race for the Kids or the classic Terry Fox Run there is a runner that will help get you across the finish line. Maybe the Canada Beer Run is a little more your speed than Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon?
August 14, 2017

Fashion: Make a statement!

August 11, 2017

Sensational summer hats for all occasions

With summer in full bloom, it’s important to consider sun protection when heading outdoors. But how what if you want to stay chic and not compromise style for function? Well, we’ve got a hat for that. These four simple styles will take you everywhere you need to be this season.
July 25, 2017

Dream Homes: Half-built homes

July 14, 2017

Local Love: Statement necklaces give way to chunky earrings for this Toronto designer

The bold earring is having a moment, and right now we’re all about Cuchara’s Palm earrings ($104). These made-in-Toronto baubles are available in four finishes, including gold, rhodium plated silver (it won’t tarnish), antique brass and oxidized silver, for those gals seeking out a tougher vibe.
July 13, 2017

Smart summer gear for Toronto’s little ones and their parents

Summer has arrived in Toronto at last, with plenty of long sunny days and warmer evenings ahead.
July 11, 2017

Slip into slides this summer

This season, it’s all about the slide. From classics-with-a-twist to elevated poolsiders to furry creatures for your feet, Jeanne walks us through this summer’s must-have shoe.
July 06, 2017

Local Love: A perfectly pink leather tote ideal for the on-the-go city gal

The hunt for the perfect everyday bag often feels like a never-ending quest. At his eponymous accessories boutique, Zane Aburaneh has been specializing in bags since back in 2010. He discovered there was a gap in the product and decided now was the time to step in.
July 05, 2017

Local Love: A party blazer for Canada’s sesquicentennial

Lo and behold, we’re about to ring in Canada’s sesquicentennial this very weekend. For many this means donning the ole red and white combo but for others, something a touch less expected is desired. Leave it to Smythe — one of the country’s most revered labels — to whip up a garment that celebrates being Canadian in an incredibly chic manner.
June 27, 2017