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The best of the fashion fest: P.K. Subban, Parachute, the Sartorialist – and my runway debut

The Festival Mode & Design, the annual celebration of fashion on the street for the people, came to a close Saturday night. There was something for everybody in this 16th edition – 20 conferences from lofty names like Hervé (Leger) Leroux, Scott Schuman and Charlie Le Mindu, catwalk shows from our high street brands – [...]

By | August 21st, 2016|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |Comments Off on The best of the fashion fest: P.K. Subban, Parachute, the Sartorialist – and my runway debut

Eleganza: must-see Italian fashion exhibition opens at McCord Museum

Quality and craftsmanship: those are the pillars of Italian fashion we all know and talk about. But a visit to Eleganza, the new exhibition at the McCord Museum, also shows off the glamour, elegance, romance, whimsy and frequent funkiness of Italian fashion. For glamour and elegance, look no further than Tom Ford’s plunging, slinky white [...]

By | May 25th, 2016|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |Comments Off on Eleganza: must-see Italian fashion exhibition opens at McCord Museum

Blanchett elevates fairy princess gown on Oscars red carpet

Let's talk about Cate. The queen of the red carpet turned up at the Oscars in a baby blue-seafoam fluttering gown by Armani Privé that, frankly, was fit for a fairy princess. One could just picture a Disney fairy in those feathered floral appliqués and a magic wand. But somehow, Blanchett's poise, confidence and beauty allows [...]

By | February 29th, 2016|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |Comments Off on Blanchett elevates fairy princess gown on Oscars red carpet

A fearless Oscar red carpet prediction: Valentino will rule

When it comes to the red carpet, three counter-currents are in style play. There is classic Old Hollywood glamour, the fairytale princess and modern minimalism. To win the star wars on the red carpet, the gown has pay tribute to at least two of those three clashing currents. You want glamour, but you want modern. The [...]

By | February 28th, 2016|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |Comments Off on A fearless Oscar red carpet prediction: Valentino will rule