Toronto Brand Avrgbbs Has Turned its 2019 Collection Into Downloadable Colouring Pages

Fashion magazine Imagery courtesy of Instagram/@avrgbbs Add your own personal touch to the brand’s 2019 collection pieces. By Odessa Paloma Parker Date April 5, 2020 When the going gets tough, creatives get going—that’s certainly the case for Avrgbbs, the Toronto brand currently based in London as part of a fellowship with the Suzanne Rogers Fashion […]

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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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Here’s How Celebs Are Creating an Online Community During Lockdown

Fashion magazine Images via Getty. Design by Kayleen Dicuangco. From open mic nights to daily talk shows to impromptu concerts, artists are bringing people together online. By Pahull Bains Date March 26, 2020 With the coronavirus sweeping through countries across the globe, responsible citizens everywhere are self-isolating, retreating into their homes to help stop the […]

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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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Hilary MacMillan is Manufacturing Masks to Help With the COVID-19 Outbreak

Fashion magazine Photo by Edward James/FilmMagic “As a Canadian brand and citizen, I understand the dire situation we are in with the spread of this global pandemic,” says the designer. By Pahull Bains Date March 24, 2020 Womenswear designer Hilary MacMillan announced today that her eponymous Toronto-based brand will be shifting its manufacturing capabilities to […]

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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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The Fashion News You Missed This Week

Fashion magazine Photography via SKIMS Here’s what’s happening in the fashion world. By Sarah Mariotti Date March 21, 2020 Kim Kardashian West’s latest SKIMS restock will donate part of its proceeds to Baby2Baby’s Covid-19 Emergency Response Program Kim Kardashian West is using her shapewear brand SKIMS to help fight the coronavirus pandemic. Her brand’s Cotton […]

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Netflix Just Created a $100 Million Coronavirus Relief Fund

Fashion magazine Photo Illustration by Budrul Chukrut/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images “The COVID-19 crisis is devastating for many industries, including the creative community,” said the platform’s chief content officer Ted Sarandos. By Pahull Bains Date March 20, 2020 Netflix has just announced the creation of a $100 million relief fund to help members of the […]

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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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5 Planet-Friendly Accessories Made From Upcycled Fabric to Buy Now

Fashion magazine PHOTOGRAPH COURTESY OF INSTAGRAM/@TANYATAYLOR They’re taking their own fabrics and giving them new life. By Odessa Paloma Parker Date March 17, 2020 With so much talk these days about what makes a brand truly sustainable, and as more labels are expected to be transparent about their production practices, some designers are taking greater […]

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5 Planet-Friendly Accessories Made From Salvaged Fabric to Buy Now

Fashion magazine PHOTOGRAPH COURTESY OF INSTAGRAM/@TANYATAYLOR They’re taking their own fabrics and giving them new life. By Odessa Paloma Parker Date March 17, 2020 With so much talk these days about what makes a brand truly sustainable, and as more labels are expected to be transparent about their production practices, some designers are taking greater […]

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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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