Smash + Tess Design Scrub Caps to Donate to Local Healthcare Workers

Fashion magazine Photograph courtesy of Instagram/SmashTess By Maddison Glendinning Date April 9, 2020 Vancouver-based fashion brand Smash + Tess has today announced a new initiative to help support those working on the front lines of the COVID-19 pandemic. One of the Canadian brand’s customers is Jessica Lu, a respiratory therapist in BC who shared that […]

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Harry Styles Designs T-Shirt in Aid of WHO’s COVID-19 Relief Fund

Fashion magazine Photo by Dia Dipasupil/Getty Images He’s urging everyone to “treat people with kindness.” By Maddison Glendinning Date April 7, 2020 Harry Styles is the latest celebrity to join in relief efforts for COVID-19. The former One Direction singer has released a limited edition T-shirt to help raise money for the World Health Organization’s […]

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Prince Harry & Meghan Markle Announce First Details About New Charitable Organization

Fashion magazine Photo by Samir Hussein/Samir Hussein/WireImage) Here’s what we know so far. By Maddison Glendinning Date April 6, 2020 Days after farewelling their roles as senior royals, Prince Harry and Meghan Markle have announced the first details about their new charitable organization. After reports leaked in the Daily Telegraph, the Sussexes confirmed that they are […]

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Nordstrom Just Launched Its Canadian Website

Fashion magazine Shop your favourite Canadian brands while you #stayathome. By Maddison Glendinning Date April 6, 2020 Update: Nordstrom.ca is officially launching today, the brand has announced this morning. After revealing plans to launch a Canadian website back in January (you can read our exclusive announcement below), the fashion retailer is bringing its extensive assortment […]

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Burberry is Funding Research for a COVID-19 Vaccine

Fashion magazine Photograph courtesy of Burberry “Though we are apart, we stand together.” By Maddison Glendinning Date March 30, 2020 As the world navigates through the COVID-19 pandemic, brands are increasingly stepping up to provide support in these uncertain times. From holding medical supplies drives (Pyer Moss) to producing hand sanitizer (L’Oréal, LVMH and more) […]

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How Canadian Brand Zvelle is Supporting Healthcare Workers and its Own Employees During COVID-19

Fashion magazine Photograph courtesy of Zvelle The label is forging its own path in these uncertain times. By Maddison Glendinning Date March 27, 2020 We’ve been seeing a lot of brand step up in recent days to help provide much-needed support and relief to the healthcare workers of Canada working tirelessly to combat the COVID-19 […]

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A Little Bit Alexis is The New TikTok Dance Challenge Getting Everyone Through Social Distancing

Fashion magazine Photograph courtesy of CBC I totally get that. By Maddison Glendinning Date March 27, 2020 Any fan of Schitt’s Creek (so, everyone, no?) will fondly remember Alexis Rose’s audition for Cabaret. Full of confidence, Alexis performed the title track off her critically reviewed limited reality series A Little Bit Alexis for Moira and Jocelyn – whilst […]

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L’Oréal Canada to Produce Hand Sanitizer in Quebec Production Facility

Fashion magazine Photograph courtesy of L’Oréal Canada The company has also announced further measures to help Canadians at this time. By Maddison Glendinning Date March 26, 2020 L’Oréal Canada has announced a new COVID-19 relief program that will provide financial and practical support to Canadian healthcare workers, small businesses and employees. In a statement, the […]

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Kylie Jenner Donates $1 Million to Help LA Hospitals During COVID-19 Pandemic

Fashion magazine Photograph courtesy of Instagram/Kylie Jenner Kylie Jenner has made a generous donation to help hospitals fight coronavirus. By Maddison Glendinning Date March 25, 2020 Beauty mogul Kylie Jenner has donated USD$1 million to help hospitals in Los Angeles as they fight the COVID-19 pandemic. The donation was revealed by Jenner’s doctor, Dr. Thais […]

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The Dos and Don’ts of At-Home Haircare and Colouring

Fashion magazine Photograph courtesy of Imaxtree From Toronto-based Master ColourTech Carolyn Mila. By Maddison Glendinning Date March 25, 2020 We’re all nearing (or in some cases may have already surpassed) two weeks of social distancing/self-isolation/quarantine, and for some us that fortnight is showing on our heads. But with most, if not all, hair salons across […]

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Two Calgary Fashion Brands Have Created T-Shirts to Celebrate Canada’s Public Health Heroines

Fashion magazine Photographs courtesy of Sophie Grace and Madam Premier OK now this is cool. By Maddison Glendinning Date March 24, 2020 In times of adversity, it’s always refreshing to see the ways in which the human race draws together to support one another. Case in point: amidst the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, two Calgary-based designers […]

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Huda Kattan Announces New Initiative to Help MUAs During Coronavirus Pandemic

Fashion magazine By Maddison Glendinning Date March 23, 2020 Photo by Cedric Ribeiro/Getty Images for Global Gift Foundation Today, beauty mogul Huda Kattan has announced a new initiative to support freelance makeup artists during the Coronavirus pandemic the world is facing right now. Taking to Instagram to share an almost 6-minute long video, the entrepreneur […]

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Victoria’s Secret Casts Extended Size and Trans Models for Latest Campaign

Fashion magazine Photograph courtesy of Victoria’s Secret Finally. By Maddison Glendinning Date March 20, 2020 Victoria’s Secret has just revealed its newest campaign and it is the brand’s most inclusive campaign to date. The ad features extended size models Candice Huffine and Solange van Doorn, trans model Valentina Sampaio, and two of the brand’s OG […]

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“Millennials Are Not Immune”: Kylie Jenner Urges Followers to Take Coronavirus Seriously

Fashion magazine Photo by Axelle/Bauer-Griffin/FilmMagic “Millennials are not immune to this.” By Maddison Glendinning Date March 20, 2020 It’s no secret that Kylie Jenner has serious influence – so much so that the 22-year old has been called upon by the Surgeon General to encourage her followers to be safe during the COVID-19 crisis. During a […]

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Dealing With Dry, Red Hands Right Now? Here’s Why It’s Happening and How to Fix It

Fashion magazine Photograph courtesy of Istock Your at-home guide to dealing with eczema and dermatitis. By Maddison Glendinning Date March 19, 2020 The new reality we’re living in as a result of COVID-19 is presenting us with new challenges on the reg. And, given our increased handwashing and use of hand sanitizer, it’s likely your […]

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Here’s How To Take Care of Your Rings Amidst All of Your Extra Hand Washing

Fashion magazine Photograph by Bryan Huynh. Styling by Cherry Wang. Beauty Direction by Suzie Michael. Creative Direction by Brit Eccles. Hair & makeup by Natalie Venti. Manicure by Bernadette Thompson. Photography assistants: Jorian Kaveh Johnson and Justin Atkins. Model: Ayan Elmi. It’s pretty easy to give them a little TLC at home. By Maddison Glendinning […]

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Pyer Moss to Host Medical Supplies Drive and Support Minority-Owned Businesses During Covid-19 Crisis

Fashion magazine Photo by David Crotty/Patrick McMullan via Getty Images By Maddison Glendinning Date March 19, 2020 It’s no secret that Covid-19 is wreaking havoc on the fashion industry (as well as just about every other industry) right now. From cancelled events to closing retailers, there’s been no shortage of headlines on what the future […]

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Sephora and Nordstrom are the Latest Retailers to Close Canadian Stores

Fashion magazine Photo by Smith Collection/Gado/Getty Images They follow in the footsteps of Lululemon and Aritzia. By Maddison Glendinning Date March 17, 2020 Today, both Sephora and Nordstrom announced that each will shutter its Canadian stores temporarily as we navigate through the Covid-19 crisis. In an email to consumers this morning, Sephora said that remote […]

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VSP Consignment Debuts Menswear Offering

Fashion magazine Photograph courtesy of VSP Consignment/Pat O’Rourke It’s available online from today. By Maddison Glendinning Date March 16, 2020 Toronto-based consignment store VSP Consignment has just announced the introduction of menswear to its already covetable line-up. Launching online from today, the selection includes pieces from Acne Studios, Dries Van Noten, Commes des Garçons and […]

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Printemps Launches New E-Commerce Site With Inclusive Focus

Fashion magazine Photograph courtesy of Facebook/Printemps Including size, gender and more. By Maddison Glendinning Date March 12, 2020 Luxury Parisian department store Printemps has today announced the launch of its new e-commerce site with a greater focus on inclusivity. According to WWD, the site took two years to develop and will offer gender neutral clothing options, […]

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The Nominees For The 2020 CAFA Awards Have Been Revealed

Fashion magazine Photograph by Chris Nicholls. Jacket, $3,980, Givenchy at Holt Renfrew. Dress, $2,235, Sportmax. Shoes, $1,195, Christian Louboutin. Bracelet, $1,450, Hermès As well as this year’s honourees. By Maddison Glendinning Date March 12, 2020 This morning, members of the Canadian fashion industry gathered at Clay in Toronto’s Gardiner Museum to witness the reveal of […]

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Canadian Musician Lennon Stella Talks Beauty Must-Haves, Vintage Fashion and First JUNO Nominations

Fashion magazine Photo by Frank Hoensch/Redferns We caught up the Canadian star ahead of Sunday’s ceremony. By Maddison Glendinning Date March 11, 2020 Lennon Stella, the former Nashville star-turned-solo artist, is in New York when we call to chat to her ahead of flying into Canada for Sunday’s JUNO Awards. She is nominated for Single […]

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You’ll Need to Fill Out a Questionnaire if You Want a Piece From Virgil Abloh’s New Jewellery Line

Fashion magazine Photo by Daniel Zuchnik/Getty Images No, we’re not kidding. By Maddison Glendinning Date March 11, 2020 We’ve heard of pre-sales, VIP access and private shopping appointments, but having prospective customers fill out a questionnaire to even be considered to be permitted to buy one of your pieces? Well, that’s new. And it is, […]

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Meghan Markle Wore a Camel-Coloured Preen Dress to Meet With Young Leaders During UK Visit

Fashion magazine Photograph courtesy of Twitter/Queen’s Commonwealth Trust In one of her final engagements, Meghan opted for a classic hue in a timeless cut. By Maddison Glendinning Date March 11, 2020 In amongst their many engagements this week in London as part of their ‘farewell’ tour to royal life, Prince Harry and Meghan Markle met […]

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Rosie Huntington-Whiteley Shows Us How to Wear One Jacket, Three Ways

Fashion magazine BEVERLY HILLS, CALIFORNIA – FEBRUARY 09: Rosie Huntington-Whiteley attends the 2020 Vanity Fair Oscar Party at Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts on February 09, 2020 in Beverly Hills, California. (Photo by David Crotty/Patrick McMullan via Getty Images) File this under cost-per-wear benefits. By Maddison Glendinning Date March 10, 2020 Rosie Huntington-Whiteley, […]

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The New Converse Apparel Collection is Designed For Body Shapes, Not Genders

Fashion magazine Photograph courtesy of Converse Fittingly, it’s called Shapes. By Maddison Glendinning Date March 10, 2020 Footwear company Converse is expanding its offering today, announcing the launch of its first ever genderless clothing collection. The line is called Converse Shapes and the collection has been designed for different body shapes versus specific genders. According […]

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Everything You Need to Know About Dyson’s First Hair Straightener

Fashion magazine Photograph courtesy of Dyson By Maddison Glendinning Date March 10, 2020 Prepare your credit cards people, because Dyson has just released its newest hairstyling innovation: the Dyson Corrale. Launching today, the straightener (which is available in three colours) has been in development for quite some time, with the brand investing $174 million into […]

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Meghan Markle Makes Final Appearance as a Senior Royal in Striking Green Dress by Emilia Wickstead

Fashion magazine Photo by Mark Cuthbert/UK Press via Getty Images Today marks the final appearance of the Duke and Duchess of Sussex as senior members of the royal family. By Maddison Glendinning Date March 9, 2020 This afternoon in London, Meghan Markle and Prince Harry made their final appearance as working senior royals. The Duke […]

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Aesop Launches Its First and Only Skincare Product for 2020

Fashion magazine Photograph courtesy of Aesop Introducing Sublime Replenishing Night Masque. By Maddison Glendinning Date March 6, 2020 Earlier this week, Australian skincare brand Aesop released its first skincare innovation in four years – the Sublime Replenishing Night Masque ($165). Five years in the making, the product is also the only skincare launch for 2020 […]

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Aesop Launches Its First New Skincare Product in Four Years

Fashion magazine Photograph courtesy of Aesop Introducing Sublime Replenishing Night Masque. By Maddison Glendinning Date March 6, 2020 Earlier this week, Australian skincare brand Aesop released its first skincare innovation in four years – the Sublime Replenishing Night Masque ($165). Five years in the making, the product is also the only skincare launch for 2020 […]

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The RCMP Has Confirmed Canada Will No Longer Provide Security Services for Harry & Meghan

Fashion magazine Photo by Dan Istitene – Pool/Getty Images As of March 31. By Maddison Glendinning Date March 4, 2020 There has been plenty of conversation around Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s decision to step down as senior royals of the British royal family. From where they’ll live (the pair is currently settled in Vancouver […]

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Kate Middleton Wears Cult-Favourite Fashion Label The Vampire’s Wife on Royal Tour of Ireland

Fashion magazine Photo by James Whatling – WPA Pool/Getty Images This might just be our favourite look of hers yet. By Maddison Glendinning Date March 4, 2020 The royal tour of Ireland is officially underway with the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge spending three days in the country. Yesterday, Kate leaned into the country’s national […]

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Buckingham Palace Confirms Harry and Meghan Won’t Use ‘Sussex Royal’ Name Moving Forward

Fashion magazine Photo by Gareth Cattermole/Getty Images for Disney It is expected that the Queen and senior Palace aides will block the use of the name. By Maddison Glendinning Date February 21, 2020 Update: It has been confirmed by Buckingham Palace that Prince Harry and Meghan Markle will not use the ‘Sussex Royal’ name after […]

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Fendi Wants You To Wear Your Headband Backwards

Fashion magazine Well alright then. By Maddison Glendinning Date February 21, 2020 Photograph courtesy of Imaxtree Silvia Venturini Fendi presented her Fall/Winter 2020 collection for Fendi at Milan Fashion Week yesterday, serving up several memorable moments during the runway show. From oversized totes (much to @itsmaysmemes delight we’re sure) to printed coats, sheer accents and […]

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Jennifer Lawrence is Heading Back to Our Screens This Year

Fashion magazine Photo by Axelle/Bauer-Griffin/FilmMagic Ready. For. This. By Maddison Glendinning Date February 20, 2020 Jennifer Lawrence is making her silver screen comeback this year, it has been confirmed. After taking a much-earned break away from the spotlight to focus on other projects (and get married), the Academy Award-winning actress will be back in front […]

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Glossier is Shutting Down its Makeup Sub-Brand Play

Fashion magazine Photograph courtesy of Glossier The products will instead be absorbed into the main line. By Maddison Glendinning Date February 20, 2020 Glossier founder Emily Weiss has confirmed to Business of Fashion that she is shutting down the cult-favourite brand’s makeup sub-brand Play. Launched in March of last year, the line debuted with huge fanfare, […]

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